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Albany’s Tale of a Whale

199 York St, Albany WA 6330, Australia

Activity provided by Busy Blue Bus Tours Albany

4 hours (approx.) - English

Busy Blue Bus Tours Albany

‘Celebrate the future through the past’
Journey through the native bushland of Torndirrup National Park. Scenic view of Albany’s natural harbour, Princess Royal Harbour. Guided tour through Albany’s Historic Whaling Station.

Highlights
  • Gaze across Princess Royal Harbour with a view to King George Sound and the Southern Ocean
  • Journey along the Torndirrup Peninsula
  • Visit Albany’s Historic Whaling Station at Discovery Bay
  • Meet friendly native animals in the Animal Wildlife Park
  • Climb aboard the famous whale chaser and marvel at the enormous whale skeletons on display
Description
Take in the breathtaking view of Princess Royal Harbour, King George Sound, and the Southern Ocean as you explore the Torndirrup Peninsula. Feel the mist of the ocean spray and imagine the majestic whales swimming along the Amazing South Coast on their journey north. Visit Albany’s Historic Whaling Station at Discovery Bay to learn about the region’s whaling history. Meet friendly native animals in the Animal Wildlife Park, or wander the pathways and boardwalks to view native plants and the Regional Wildflower Garden. Climb aboard the famous whale chaser and marvel at the whale skeletons on display. Afterwards, relax with refreshments and a stunning view of the ocean, and reflect on the importance of whale hunting in the past and whale watching today.
Itinerary

-Gazing across Princess Royal Harbour with a view to King George Sound and the Southern Ocean
-Journeying along the Torndirrup Peninsula
-Spume of spray and the playful leap of a whale
-Visiting Albany’s Historic Whaling Station at Discovery Bay
-Meeting friendly native animals in the Animal Wildlife Park
-Wandering the pathways and boardwalks to view native plants and the enhanced wetland environment in the Regional Wildflower Garden
-Climbing aboard the famous whale chaser
-Marveling at the enormous whale skeletons on display
-Relaxing with refreshments and an exceptional view over the ocean
-Reflecting on the significance of whale hunting in the past and recognition of the value of whale watching today

Starting Location
199 York St, Albany WA 6330, Australia.
Itineraries are subject to change.
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