Close, front view of boat with captain at helm with green ocean water and islands in background
A Cruise of A Different Nature
Humpback Whale's tail as he takes a dive, seen from behind, water dripping off tail
Whales, Wildlife & Spectacular Scenery!
Colony of Steller sea lions crowded together on rock with huge males sitting up
A Cruise of A Different Nature
large Black Bear on shore, looking at viewer with grass sticking out of sides of mouth
Whales, Wildlife & Spectacular Scenery!

Whale Watching & Wildlife Tours, Ucluelet, BC

Whales, Wildlife & Spectacular Scenery

Join Archipelago Wildlife Cruises on a Ucluelet whale watching & wildlife tour into Barkley Sound and through the Broken Group Islands to enjoy the spectacular scenery and wildlife of a Vancouver Island nature cruise.

Recent Awards:

  • Trip Advisor’s No. 1 Nature & Wildlife Tour in Canada in 2017

  • Wildlife Tour Company of the Year 2018 & 2019 in BC (Travel & Hospitality Awards)

  • Best Marine Wildlife Tour Operator, BC (LuxLife 2021 Travel & Tourism Awards)

WHY CHOOSE A BOAT TOUR WITH US?

Treat yourself … and step aboard our luxurious 53 foot motor yacht, the “Raincoast Maiden”, for a whale watching & wildlife tour unlike any other.

We offer a relaxing wildlife cruise with a personal touch. With a spacious cabin, washroom, comfortable seating inside and out, sit back and take in the abundant wildlife and magical scenery with a taste of luxury. Truly a nature cruise of a different nature!

                                                Wir sprechen Deutsch!

Whether you join us on our cruise through the Broken Islands or choose an evening tour or private charter, we will share our love and enthusiasm for the area and make your West Coast experience an unforgettable one.

Our season runs from May to mid October

Please note our NEW LOCATION at the Canadian Princess Lodge & Marina!

What a trip
the best of our vacation on the island! All nature lovers should do this. Highly recommended!”

An extraordinary event! Did not imagine I would see all this in one day. This may be the most amazing adventure I have ever been on. Definitely the highlight of our visit. Thank you…”

Thank you Al & Toddy for a wonderful cruise – complete with eagles, whales UP CLOSE, sea lions & seals. Blissful floating community. Best of luck.”

Fabulous trip! The scenery was gorgeous, lunch was delicious and the hosts were extremely congenial. We saw all kinds of wildlife. This was the highlight of our trip to Vancouver Island.”

Your Hosts

Alan and Toddy Landry, invite you to spend time with them on their boat, the “Raincoast Maiden”

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Our Boat

The “Raincoast Maiden” is a 53 foot Canoe Cove motor yacht.

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Gourmet Lunch

The food is delicious, the setting and scenery beautiful and this is not your everyday experience.

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From Our Guestbook

What a trip
the best of our vacation on the island! All nature lovers should do this. Highly recommended!”

An extraordinary event! Did not imagine I would see all this in one day. This may be the most amazing adventure I have ever been on. Definitely the highlight of our visit. Thank you…”

Thank you Al & Toddy for a wonderful cruise – complete with eagles, whales UP CLOSE, sea lions & seals. Blissful floating community. Best of luck.”

Fabulous trip! The scenery was gorgeous, lunch was delicious and the hosts were extremely congenial. We saw all kinds of wildlife. This was the highlight of our trip to Vancouver Island.”