Seattle Whale Watching Trips

Explore Whale Watching in Seattle


Whether you’re on a whale-watching tour or a ferry ride, you’ll have a great chance of spotting a whale in the Puget Sound near Seattle. Head to the San Juan Islands to view orca whales; other ports that offer whale-watching tours include Anacortes and Port Townsend. The Victoria Clipper is the only tour operator that departs from Seattle, and heads north through the Sound to Victoria, British Columbia.


Popular places for Whale Watching in Seattle

Argosy Cruises

Washington State Ferry

Windstar Cruises

Holland America Line

Electric Boat Company

Waterways Cruises

American West Steamboat Co.

Acadia House-boat Rentals

Corinthian Yacht Club

Popular hotels in Seattle

Westin Seattle

W Seattle Hotel

The Edgewater - A Noble House Hotel

Grand Hyatt Seattle

Sheraton Seattle Hotel and Towers

Fairmont Olympic Hotel Seattle

Hotel 1000

Hotel Andra

Hotel Monaco Seattle Kimpton

Inn at the Market