2.5 Hour Whale Watching Byron Bay Tour

Help code: DE5-1985
Tour Duration: 2:30 hours

Reasons they will it

  • 2.5 hour whale watching tour
  • See the humpbacks up close!
  • Underwater viewing devices
  • Includes transfers, refreshments
  • Hydrophone to listen to whale songs
  • Operates mid June until mid October

Byron Bay makes for the perfect destination for a whale watching adventure - and this great value gift voucher will send them on a 2.5 hour journey to see the amazing spectacle of the humpbacks breaching firsthand! Get up close and personal with these gentle giants of the sea with a tour departing either at 8:00am, 10:30am or 1:00pm that has an intimate feel due to the maximum of just 12 guests per trip. Couple this with the quick access to the whales due to Byron Bay's locale as the easternmost point of Australia, and you have an easily accessible tour that will get you maximum exposure to the whales in the shortest time possible!

The trained guides, expert commentary, up-close views and huge variety of wildlife on offer - not just whales but also dolphins, sea turtles, a wide array of sea birds and more - make this one of the best whale watching adventures to have on the east coast of Australia. If you're looking for a great gift idea for the season between the months of June and October, grab a gift voucher online today!

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Important stuff


  • 3.5 hour whale watching tour (2.5 hours on the water)
  • Boat jackets (currently unavailable due to COVID-19 restrictions)
  • Sunblock


  • Hotel transfers not included (departure point is in walking distance from the city centre)


  • Trained eco guides on board
  • Hydrophone to listen to whale song
  • Underwater viewing devices


  • Mid June until mid October
  • Tours depart every day during the whale watching season (June-October)
  • Trips are scheduled at 8m, 10.30am and 1pm (dependent on sea conditions)
  • Departs from Byron Bay, full address details will be provided on your tour voucher

What To Bring

  • Raincoat / warm waterproof jacket (recommended as boat jackets currently not supplied due to COVID-19)
  • Shorts/loose pants you can roll up above the knees (you will get your feet wet)
  • Warm clothing (e.g. jacket, fleece, warm head wear)
  • Hat
  • Sunglasses
  • Camera
  • Binoculars

Additional Information

  • In the unlikely event that we do not encounter humpback whales the whale guarantee allows each whale watcher* a further whale watching tour (issued as a voucher) within the same year as the initial booking
  • Minimum age of 5 years old. Not suitable for anyone under the age of 5 years old
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult

Voucher Information

  • A gift voucher will be received by email after purchase
  • Give your gift voucher to your Gift Recipient, they will then need to follow the instructions to redeem their experience
  • Gift vouchers are valid for 12 months from the date of purchase
  • Upon redemption a confirmation email/ticket will be sent to the gift recipient
  • Cruise Vessel subject to change without notice
  • Availability was accurate at the time of booking however, is subject to change due to circumstances out of our control
  • We strongly suggest reconfirming your booking with the tour operator within 24 hours of making your booking and prior to making other travel arrangements
  • Prices are seasonal and are constantly changing. The from price displayed may not always be the price you are going to pay, as once you click on your specified date, the price will change to reflect the price for that date/season. Please note that in some cases where you cannot click on a date to obtain the price, please call us so we can assist you

Why people loved this gift

1 reviews
Natasha Da silva 2 years ago

The whale watch was amazing the humpbacks put on a really amazing show. The weather was spectacular the drop set with mount warning in the background and Cape Byron also made it so special. Plus we saw sea turtles an dolphins and the humour of the team was great.

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