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Albany: Half-Day Tour At The Historic Whaling Station At Discovery Bay

On this guided half-day tour go to Discovery Bay where you’ll learn about Australia’s whaling history: climb aboard a whale chaser, view artifact galleries, and see enormous whale skeletons. On the trip back, travel through the native bushland of Torndirrup National Park and visit the Gap and the Natural Bridge. Duration: 4 Hours (approx.)
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Enjoy hotel pickup from your accommodations prior to the departure time. We begin our tour curving around Princess Royal Harbour with a view to King George Sound and the Southern Ocean beyond. Imagine for a moment, the spume of spray and the playful leap of a whale as it makes its way along the Great Southern coast on a long journey north.

Today it travels safely; uninterrupted on its path. Albany’s role in the Australia’s whaling story comes to life on this tour at Albany’s Historic Whaling Station, Discovery Bay. Climb aboard the famous whale chaser to experience life on board an actual whaling ship, and explore the movie, photos, artefact galleries and marvel at the enormous whale skeletons on display.

Relax with tea/coffee and cake, in Whaler’s Galley with views across King George Sound. You haven’t seen Albany until you’ve visited the Historic Whaling Station, the only experience like it in the world! This tour provides reflection on the significance of whale hunting in the past, and recognition of the value of whale watching today.

On return to Albany, enjoy the pristine marine environment of the southern Australian coastline is seen in magnificent splendour on the journey through the Torndirrup National Park. Simply breathtaking!

- What Will You Do

- Get an in-depth look at this part of Australian history
- Choose between a morning or afternoon departure time
- Afternoon tea and cake will be served
- Hotel pickup and drop-off is included

- What Is Included

- Entry and guided tour of Albany Historic Whaling Station
- Afternoon tea and cake
- Entry to National Park
- Bottled water
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Driver/guide

- What Is Not Included

- Gratuities (optional)

- Transfers

If you can't meet us at the meeting point, we can pick you up and drop you off in your accommodation. If needed, please contact us to provide your pickup address.

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- Duration: 4 hours
- Printed tickets are accepted
- Mobile tickets are accepted
- We speak: EN language flag

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