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Jamie's Whaling Station and Adventure Centres

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Open today: 7:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
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Great trip!

Great trip! We were lucky to see sea lions and whales! Adam and Amber were always providing people... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Evgeniya K
via mobile
We saw bears!!!!

We got up at 6.30 in order to go out on a boat to hopefully see bears. Having been in Banff and... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Ruth G
Herne Bay, United Kingdom
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Jamie's is the West Coast's Original Whale & Wildlife Adventure Centre, navigating the waters of Clayoquot and Barkley Sound since 1982. We are thrilled to be celebrating over 30 years on the water! We have the largest fleet in the area, offering...more
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606 Campbell Street, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great trip! We were lucky to see sea lions and whales! Adam and Amber were always providing people with information about places and animals, and the captain Steve was very caring about our safety. So it made our trip comfortable and interesting. Thank you for...More

Thank Evgeniya K
Reviewed yesterday

We got up at 6.30 in order to go out on a boat to hopefully see bears. Having been in Banff and Japser the week before we were disappointed that we had not seen any so this was our last chance. Coffee and Tea were...More

Thank Ruth G
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

8.30 start was a bit of an effort but well worth it for an amazing morning searching for whales and other sea creatures. It was a beautiful morning . We were lucky to see a grey whale several sea otters and bald eagles,it’s very much...More

Thank Alison J
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We went on the hot springs tour with Jamie’s whaling station and had a wonderful time. To start with, they watched our 9 month old Labrador puppy the whole time we were gone. I’ve never heard of a tour company that offers free dog sitting...More

Thank Tyler M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On a typically misty morning, my wife and I set out from Ucluelet to Tofino to take an 08:00-15:00hrs. excursion with Jamie’s out to Hot Springs Cove in an inlet across from Flores Island. The check-in staff was courteous and efficient, and pointed us to...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took a boat to the hot springs. Chris, our boat captain was awesome, making the 2 hour ride enjoyable. If I didn't know any better I would mistaken him for a comedian. His dad jokes were on point. Aside from his comedic talents Chris is...More

Thank Lukaswesolowski
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was able to get on a tour to go whale watching in June. Weather was a bit windy but enjoyable. We saw two whales Saddle and Momma. We were pretty far away and was not able to get any good pictures as they did not...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to Jamie’s Ucluelet yesterday but unfortunately did not get to see any whales ☹️ however our driver Benji was Fab he gave us loads of information about the local area and marine life. We got a rain check so came out again today in...More

Thank Emma S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did a Whale Watching and a Bear Watching tour with Jamie - and both tours were an extraordinary experience! Especially the bear wacthing tour where we were lucky enough to see a young bear cub and it's Momma on a Sunday stroll! The staff...More

Thank Reisebiene4
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you Chris, Amber and Celina for a wonderful trip out. We were lucky enough to have calm water and the opportunity to see such a variety of creatures, including sea otter, sea lions, and puffins! I was so grateful for all the delights nature...More

Thank Dawn B
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Jim G
June 29, 2018|
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Response from JWSAdventures | Property representative |
Hi ! Yes we do! Please call us to reserve a kennel. Cheers!
Dominique M
May 31, 2016|
Response from JWSAdventures | Property representative |
Bonjour Dominique, C'est possible de reserver un tour de zodiac pour voir les baleines le 1er Septembre, nous avons des departs a 9am, 12pm, et 3pm. Vous pouvez reserver en ligne, ou par telephone: 250.725.3919. Nous ne... More
Melodie B
February 13, 2016|
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Response from Michyft | Reviewed this property |
We stayed at Jamie's Rainforest Inn, short drive outside Tofino for 3 nights in August as part of a trip around BC and Alberta. Didn't book trips until arrival but reception were able to arrange bear watching trip (larger... More