Orcas, Orcas, Orcas…day 3 on Vancouver Island

We had never much luck seeing whales in the past. So I was not very hopeful to see them this time. We booked a Zodiak tour with a local tour company. We had already fun jumping into our water suits.

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The tour guide mentioned that we will need likely 30 minutes highspeed ride to catch up with a orca pod and then we stopped and OMG we were right in a middle of an orca-pod..we were surrounded by them and did not know where to look fi

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rst

.

They came close to the Zodiak, went under the boat and then we saw more and more coming into our direction.Everybody got so

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excit

ed.

It’s unbelievable how the sight of these whales turned everybody into

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little c

hild’s.

They didn’t seem to be impressed by the boat and just followed their trail. The sight of the Orcas with the back drop of mountains and hills

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was just spe

ctacular.

We stayed there for one hour and we couldn’t get enough of it. Pictures cannot describe how majestic

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these animals

are looking.

On our way back the

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tour stopped at a

sealion colony.

I am still excited writing this blog and I guess I am gonna dream about it for a few days lol.

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