If you love whale watching and plan to visit Australia this year, then you would be amazed by the vast coastline and diverse marine life in this beautiful country. A place like Hervey Bay is perfect to be surprised by the close encounters of these beautiful humongous creatures, to see whales this closely is a lifelong memory to have. Mainly you can see migrated whales from the southern region, sometimes you can sight them in Sydney harbour too. The main season if whale watching is from May to November, this is the time when whales migration happens towards the southern region from the Pacific. Places like Queensland are known for these whales, tourists use to come in this season just to have a look of these magnificent creatures.
If we talk about whale watching in Hervey bay then, you should know that it is considered to be as a Whale Capital of the world. Mainly you can see humpback whales as they are the ones who stay the most in this region of Queensland. You can see them playing with whale watching vessels all the time in this area. To have a complete experience of whale watching, there’re a number of whale watching packages available for this area. These packages include a full day whale watching experience to 4 hours experience, you can select one according to your preference. Prices start from $50 to $200 for a day. There are a number of offers provided by these operators if you’re going with your family and friends as well.
Before going for this immense experience, you should consider various things like the right time, place to stay, choosing the right boat. In all these preparation, choosing the right boat can extend your overall experience drastically. There are numbers of different boats available, you can select according to your preference. Along with see the Hervey Bay whales, you can have an exquisite meal with your family on this trip, there are various packages available with full buffet lunch, cafe, home-baked treat as well. Some of the packages include underwater experience for an intense experience for those who whats to experience marine life closely. Some of the boats also have hydrophones to hear the whalesong, underwater viewing room, and a luxurious experience all along. You just need to select the right package, to do so there are numbers of whale watching clubs to choose from. You can also book a package online from various tourist websites, there are plenty to choose from and then you’re good to go.
So, you’re done with the boats then the next thing you should keep in mind is clothes, you’re not going to have a party, so be sure to have jackets, grippy shoes unless you want to stay inside when all the fun is happening outside. These boats have trained professionals to guide you along on your journey so that you won’t miss something. Always be prepared and all ears in these type of trips because you don’t know what mother nature is planning next. Always pack less with basic all the basic necessity, have some warm clothes as well because we’re talking about ocean and whales here, you don’t want to be sick on your trip! Do you? So just be attentive and enjoy the magnificent creatures of nature.