Get off the beaten path during your visit to Vancouver Island’s West Coast and experience eco-tourism that is environmentally responsible, safe, and fun for the whole family!
Join an adventure of a lifetime and participate in an excursion with West Coast Aquatic Safaris. Marvel at the spectacular landscapes and wildlife that make Tofino so special.
The temperate rainforest of the Clayoquot Sound presents the perfect environment for feeding multiple species of birds and marine wildlife. This pristine paradise is best appreciated with West Coast Aquatic Safaris, Tofino’s premier whale and bear watching adventure operator. Recognized by Destination Canada as a Canadian Signature Experience, West Coast Aquatic Safaris features hot springs cove excursion combining an eco-tour by boat with a ride home on a scenic float plane.
Their premier vessels are unparalleled in safety and comfort. Each vessel has been purpose designed and constructed in the Pacific Northwest for eco-touring, offering heated indoor cabins and onboard restroom. There are outdoor seats and multiple viewing decks so that everyone onboard has a front row view regardless of their size. The entire fleet and marine crew are also Transport Canada safety certified which make there tours suitable for all ages including guests traveling in a wheelchair.
WCAS ensures that every tour has a Naturalist Guide aboard who imparts knowledge about the his-tory, biology and culture of the Clayoquot Sound so that the guest experience is educational as well as adventurous!