October Whale Sightings In October we had amazing encounters with both Orcas and Humpbacks. We got to witness a number of different Orca Pods including the T36’s, T38A’s, T109’s, T123’s and the T252’s. On one encounter with the T36’s and T38A’s we watched them for almost an hour hunting Sea Lions! With regards to the […]
Recent Sightigns Here are a few stunning highlights from recent tours. It has been an amazing start to fall whale watching. Don’t miss out on the action and the gorgeous weather If you want to join the adventure call our office at 250-388-7223 or online at www.5starwhales.com
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0308597X22003372?fbclid=IwAR0Qnuo0KY3HRwJAQmpyCa46o1l3m_7wOc8mhVZQQ0rXl3yu3Vo6dwf3C84 Article by Orca Behavior Institute. “We are pleased to announce the publication of a new study in the journal Marine Policy, “Commercial whale-watching reduces vessel incidents in the vicinity of killer whales in Washington State.” This study was undertaken in response to the new vessel regulations and commercial whale-watch licensing program that went into […]
Whale Watching in September Join Victoria’s 1st Certified Responsible Operator this September and discover the wonders of the Salish Sea September is one of the best months of the season to go Whale Watching, so don’t miss out, book now! Call our office at 250-388-7223 or online at www.5starwhales.com
Happy World Orca Day! Did you know? Orcas are found in every ocean in the world (NOAA), but this does not mean that all orcas have the same social structure, diet, communication style or hunting behaviour. Unique and distinct populations of orca, or killer whales, exist throughout the oceans. Here in the Salish Sea, the […]
Happy Canada Day! Happy Canada Day from everyone at Five Star Whale Watching We hope you have a wonderful day celebrating with friends and family We have given all our staff the day off so they can celebrate Canada Day but we will be open again on Saturday at 9am
World Oceans Day Happy World Oceans Day Happy #worldoceansday At Five Star we believe everyday is World Oceans Day but today we celebrate the wonders of the worlds oceans and they must be protected. Visit our website at www.5starwhales.com and see how you can help.
Mother’s Day Special! Mother’s Day Special! This Mother’s Day weekend treat your Mom to a wonderful Marine Adventure with Victoria’s 1st Certified Responsible Operator. Special rate of $75 for all Moms this weekend in either our Expedition Catamaran, Supercat or Coastal Cruiser, Salish Shadow. Call our office at 250-388-7223.