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Sea World Whale Watch

#7 of 34 Tours in Main Beach Features Animals
130 Sea World Drive, Main Beach, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
+61 7 5591 6061
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Sea World Whale Watch on the Gold Coast have taken the excitement and adventure of whale watching to a new level in Australia with their amazing on-board Whale Theatre Experience and purpose-built whale-friendly vessel-of-the-future “Spirit of Migloo”. Expert tour guides introduce guests to the world of the whales with an incredible array of custom-designed 3D whale movies, unique Real-Time Virtual Tour displays and the interactive wonder of listening to live whale songs. A superior level of luxury and comfort is combined with ultra-quiet low emission engines, toilet waste holding tanks and whale-friendly keel to ensure the whales are not harmed. And if your tour fails to sight a whale, Sea World Whale Watch provides a 100% refund.
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130 Sea World Drive, Main Beach, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
+61 7 5591 6061
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Before boarding, the staff had advised us on the strong sea conditions and seasick warnings. The ride out to sea was great, good commentary on board and we managed to spot two whales. However, due to the strong sea conditions, my wife and youngest daughter...More

Thank YY78
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having decided to go ahead and go Whale Watching even though the weather was fairly cloudy, rainy and the staff warned us that there was a very strong sea sickness warning. We had a wonderful day. We saw 3 Humpback whales breaching and felt so...More

Thank 154Veronica
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Would not recommend Sea World whale watching what so ever! Purchased 6x vouchers for a total of $420 and visited October 2015. At the time there were no whales seen so we were offered a repeat visit at a later date, as this was the...More

2  Thank Michel T
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Very very nice day with family and friends on Sea world Cruise.....Very friendly staff and good fun for kids as well

Thank Sunkum007
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Highest praises to the Sea World Whale Watch Tour, a truly fantastic experience from beginning and throughout, ample room on the beautiful boat on all decks with spectacular views of the coastline and numerous occasions to take amazing photos. The Captain and crew are so...More

Thank ChristelBroederlow
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

I went whale watching with my wife and it was a great experience! Totally recommended. We spotted around 7 whales, dolphins and turtle. Whales were very active and jumped a lot! Good option if in the right season.

Thank Ardlfo
Reviewed 23 November 2016

If you are in the area during whale watching season this is the excursion for you. There are several companies offering whale watching trips but 'This is the one' latest high quality boat with great amenities means you are looked after really well. They go...More

Thank KVS79
Reviewed 19 November 2016

We booked our tickets online before we left home, and did a combo deal that included entry to SeaWorld. It cost $110 per person, and when you consider it costs around $80 per person for SeaWorld, it was a bargain. The whale sightseeing starts with...More

1  Thank Teresa N
Reviewed 28 October 2016

We went whale watching with 3 kids, youngest being 8. As they took a photo of each family in front of the vessel before they started sailing. we had to stand for a while in the queue under the sun, before boarding. Perhaps an area...More

Thank Ivy A
Reviewed 22 October 2016

This is an expensive trip, but it is a high quality experience. The staff were professional and the whole event was very efficiently run. You are guaranteed your money back if no whales are spotted. The chances of getting your money back are ZERO, as...More

Thank fizzysoup
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Hi, is it a good time for whale watching in the beginning of June? How's the weather on the sea at that time?
16 May 2017|
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Response from Sunkum007 | Reviewed this property |
Hi yup it's a good time for that....weather is good these days
Shamika S
Hi.. I would like to take the sea world and whale watching combo package.Would like to know if I can visit the sea world 2-3 days prior to whale watching or it has to be on the same day. Regards Rina
26 April 2017|
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Response from Teresa N | Reviewed this property |
As I recall we were able to visit SeaWorld the day before, the same day as the tour or up to 2 days after the tour. You can find this information on their website under FAQs. Enjoy your tour.
How long is the whale watching cruise?
2 September 2016|
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Response from Sallymjs | Reviewed this property |
Approx 2 to 3 hours