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Welcome to the Wild West of whale watching in Washington.

Port Angeles is a premier whale watching destination located just outside the popular Olympic National Park. In recent years, the surrounding waters have become one of the leading destinations for viewing humpback whales in North America. Both mammal-eating and salmon-eating orcas are often seen in the area as well.

Summer Guaranteed Whale Watching Tours

11:00 AM Departure

August 1st - September 7th, 2020

Our summer tours depart at 11:00 AM. The long daylight hours allow for plenty of time to explore the beauty of the Olympic Peninsula after your tour! 

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Fall Guaranteed Whale Watching Tours

10:30 AM Departure

September 8th - October 17th, 2020

There's no better way to start your day than with a memorable whale watching encounter!  Our 10:30 AM departures will highlight the wildlife and scenery of the Strait of Juan de Fuca.  Don't miss out on the #1 whale watching tour in the Pacific Northwest!

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$30

$30 for 30

Big savings for booking in advance!

Adults save $20 when you book 30+ days in advance and an additional $10 with military ID, AAA, AARP, seniors 65+, or college student ID. This deal cannot be combined with promotion codes or other discounts and is valid on whale watching tours only.  

Save $20 for booking 30+ days in advance + Save $10 with adult discount = $30 Savings

What Vessel Will I Be On?

What's the Weather like? How to Prepare

Port Angeles sees considerably less rain than other areas in Western WA.  In the summer months, the temperature averages between 60 and 80 degrees fahrenheit.  Even though the weather can feel warm on land, we always recommend bringing layers – sweatshirts and jackets – as it feels 10-20 degrees cooler on the water.  Rain doesn't have a negative impact on our tours as our excursion vessels are set up to go out in the elements and have lots of indoor space and cover.

Online Reservations

Make a reservation online with our secure system and receive an immediate email confirmation.

Online Reservations

Whale Report

See what we've seen on the water. There's a detailed account from every tour since 2003!

Whale Report

Prepare for your tour

It’s better to be over-prepared than under-prepared.  See our tips, suggestions, and frequently asked questions.

How to Prepare

Continue Your Marine Education in Port Angeles

Port Angeles offers some of the Northwest's best wildlife, and there outlets to learn more about the area's diverse population.  Swing by the Feiro Marine Life Center to learn about nearly everything living underwater, all collected within 20 miles of Port Angeles from the Strait of Juan de Fuca.  Pop into the NOAA Olympic Coast Discovery Center for information about where to experience shore-based wildlife viewing after your tour!