We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Whale Watching-Whale Watching Tour

Features Animals
No.315-1 Zhongmei Road, 970, Taiwan
Save
Review Highlights
unforgettable experience

we arrived hualien city around 8 plus in the morning on sunday. we just called and told them our... read more

Reviewed November 14, 2016
Jimmylee1982
,
Singapore, Singapore
Not the best

I emailed Whale World a few times to book the tour without success. For some reason, they did not... read more

Reviewed September 16, 2015
Shopaholic1963
,
Singapore, Singapore
Read all 26 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good34%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Nov 13, 2016
“unforgettable experience”
Sep 16, 2015
“Not the best”
LOCATION
No.315-1 Zhongmei Road, 970, Taiwan
Write a ReviewReviews (26)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages
Filter

1 - 10 of 12 reviews

Reviewed November 14, 2016

we arrived hualien city around 8 plus in the morning on sunday. we just called and told them our location, they came pick us up to the jetty. The sea was pretty rough and we got very bad motion sickness on the way to see...More

2  Thank Jimmylee1982
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed September 16, 2015

I emailed Whale World a few times to book the tour without success. For some reason, they did not reply to my emails. Perhaps they are not conversant in English. Fortunately, my tour guide for Taroko Gorge Tour helped me to make a booking. We...More

2  Thank Shopaholic1963
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed July 29, 2015

The cruise was enjoyable & the ride out into the sea is refreshing. We saw 3 type of dolphin from 1. small and friendly that likes to swim around the boats and jump & turn for us to see. then we move further out into...More

2  Thank mei_Mrs_tan
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
See more reviews
Reviewed July 5, 2015

Nothing special. Did not see any Whales not sure if any one ever did. Pleanty of Dolphins to be seen but it was Wales I really wanted to see. Not great value for money

Thank paddyvientiane
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed June 23, 2015 via mobile

There are trips every hour from 6:00 to 14:00 except for 12:00, I suppose they should be having lunch. The last trip would be at 15:30. It's NT$1000 for adults, NT$750 for children 3-12 years old and NT$300 for 3 and below. Of which, NT$240...More

3  Thank Jeremy C
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed June 15, 2015

We did not see any whales but lots of dolphins. It was fun seeing Hualien and Chishingtan Beach from the ocean. The shuttle bus and boat loading and unloading was efficiently run.

1  Thank Ken M
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed June 15, 2015 via mobile

Went with young children and a few other families with children as well. It was drizzling initially and then started raining pretty heavily so the currents were strong and the ferry ride was getting more and more rocky. There were some dolphins swimming quite a...More

2  Thank Natlim16
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed October 28, 2014

This was a fun excursion out to sea. You have to be really lucky to spot a whale, but dolphins are quite common. I was lucky on my trip as we spotted two different species of dolphins and there were lots of them. Even if...More

3  Thank NamKhim
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed May 17, 2014

Whale watching season falls between April to October in Taiwan and Hualien is an ideal place for this sight seeing. We booked our tour with Whale World via our cab driver and the charges for adult is NT$750 (S$32) and for children is NT$550(S$24). The...More

9  Thank Susan_2804
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed July 26, 2013 via mobile

When I read on travel blogs on whale spotting sea excursion in Hualien & Yilan, it was said that Hualien has a 90% chance of success compared to Yilan with 70%. Majority are local tourists because the tour is conducted in Mandarin & it isn't...More

3  Thank 7,704,366
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all Fenglin Hotels
Fullon Hotel Hualien
107 reviews
.43 km away
Parkview Hotel
296 reviews
.46 km away
Hualien Lohas Hotel
14 reviews
.60 km away
Chateau de Chine Hotel Hualien
1,833 reviews
1.01 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Holland Yani Baker
38 reviews
.51 km away
Soaring Cloud Western Restaurant
156 reviews
1.04 km away
Yi Hua Chinese Restaurant
23 reviews
1.01 km away
Happiness Kitchen
14 reviews
1.33 km away
Nearby Attractions
Beibin Park
29 reviews
1.47 km away
Nanbin Park
50 reviews
.97 km away
Hualien Tourist Fish Harbor
15 reviews
.26 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Hellokitty029
December 18, 2015|
Answer
Response from Jeremy C | Reviewed this property |
Hi! I hope I'm not too late, I just got back from Vietnam. There are brochures at the train station to call to book. But we booked thru our B&B hotel.
0
Votes