whale watching

Rediscover Wonder

Contest

1st Prize — 2 night adventure in Victoria, BC

Orcas: Whale watching in Victoria

with Whale Watching in Victoria

A state-of-the-art zodiac outing to look for transient Orca pods, migrating Humpback Whales, Grey Whales, and other marine animals that reside in our coastal waters.

Ancient Forest Port Renfrew

with Ancient Forest in Port Renfrew

Enjoy a day of guided hiking in the ancient old-growth forests near Port Renfrew and the Coastal trail at Botanical Beach.

Parkside Hotel & Spa

with Parkside Hotel & Spa in Victoria

Nowhere better to stay in downtown Victoria with well-equipped suites, including a separate bedroom, balcony, and kitchen or kitchenette.

Valemount view

2nd Prize — 3 night adventure in Valemount, BC

Mt Robson & Kinney Lake Hike

with Mt Robson & Kinney Lake Hike

Discover by foot pristine Kinney Lake and towering mountain-scapes in Mount Robson Provincial Park; featuring Mount Robson, the tallest peak of the Canadian Rockies.

Whitewater Rafting

with Whitewater Rafting

Mount Robson Whitewater Rafting will provide you with an adrenaline-filled whitewater adventure trip down the mighty Fraser River or if you are looking for something more low key try out the scenic float trip.

Best Western Valemount Inn

with Best Western Valemount Inn

Accommodation: will be Best Western Plus Vlaemount Inn & Suites amenities include a heated indoor pool, hot tub, patio, and cocktail lounge under the backdrop of the Canadian Rockies.

Tours of Exploration — About Us

Tours of Exploration is a licensed Travel Operator with over 30 years of industry experience offering nature and culture adventure travel and tours! We pride ourselves on fulfilling our customers’ travel desires through co-creating and delivering unique travel to all 7 continents!

Our passion for connecting people to nature and local cultures around the world is what fuels us! We are the Ecotourism experts — specializing in cultural heritage, nature and wildlife, and adventure — trekking, hiking, cycling, and paddling. We believe in low-impact travel with meaningful exchanges with the land and cultures we encounter. Our love and respect for the natural and cultural world are boundless and reach into our psyche and soul. Most importantly, we are committed to sharing this passion.

Our network of travel partners around the globe are devoted to delivering memorable and enriching experiences for each of our customers personally. We can guarantee they return with a travel diary full of unique adventure stories.

If the idea of paddling alongside whales in Canadian waterways, or soaking up a sunrise atop an ancient temple, learning about ethnobotany from an indigenous elder, or rising before dawn to listen to a wildlife symphony in the rainforest excites you — we can make this work internship rewarding.

Let us create an unforgettable travel experience for you!