Book now

Wild Byron logo

Byron Bay Whale Watching, Snorkelling and Rainforest Tours

Welcome to Wild Byron,
Premier Byron Bay Tours and Ocean Cruises

WhalewatchingByron bay

Whale watching

Encounter the majestic Humpback Whales in the pristine waters of Byron Bay on a unique and intimate Whale Watching cruise with passionate Marine Naturalists.

Duration: 3 Hours (approx.)

guest swimming under turtle


Snorkel with Turtles, Manta Rays, Leopard Sharks and more at Julian Rocks Marine Sanctuary, one of the best Dive Sites in Australia. Naturalist Guides and all gear provided.

Duration: 2.5 Hours (approx.)

rainforest waterfall

Rainforest tours

Experience the spectacular Minyon Falls, cascading over 100m into the lush rainforest valley of Nightcap National Park, on a guided and informative Rainforest Tour.

Duration: 5 Hours (approx.)

Why choose us

Marine Naturalist Guide

Learn about our wildlife from our experienced, knowledgeable, and passionate guides

Small intimate group

With a maximum of 12 passengers,
no crowding is guaranteed

Purpose built eco vessel

360 degree views, padded seating and powerful engines for comfort, speed and safety

Marine conservation

By supporting Wildlife Marine Research and raising awareness about marine life, ecosystems and vulnerable species

Flexible bookings

100% refunds on cancellations up to
48 hours before your tour

Australian Owned

Locally owned and operated

What we do

Wild Byron is the Premier Sea and Land Experience Provider in Byron Bay.

We offer exclusive Eco Tours in the Byron Bay region. Whale Watching cruises in the Cape Byron Marine Park, Snorkelling tours at Julian Rocks Marine Sanctuary and Rainforest Adventures in the Nightcap National Park.

Join us for a unique and intimate experience and learn about our amazing wildlife from passionate marine naturalists.

what travellers say

Best Whale Watch Experience!
Abby L
Read More
This was by far one of the best whale watching cruises I have been on. Laura and Glenn were absolutely amazing and their knowledge, love and passion for the whales really shone through.
Amazing snorkel
Ali Bee
Read More
What an awesome experience with two amazing guides - would recommend this company to everyone - we saw so much and they were so passionate about the wildlife and making sure we saw as much as possible - 5 stars !!!
Amazing experience
Read More
Had an amazing trip whale watching, we saw so much: hammerhead sharks, whales, dolphins and turtles. The crew were so nice and full of knowledge. We all learned so much from them, such a fun day. Would definitely do it again!

Latest news

Julian Rocks “Nguthungulli” Marine Life
An underwater paradise waiting for you to explore
Fascinating Facts About Humpback Whales
Julian Rocks “Nguthungulli” Nature Reserve
Learn more about this Premium Diving & Cultural Site.
Humpback Whales Behaviours
What you can expect to see during your Whale Watching...

captain's diary

Check out sightings from our recent adventures


humpback whale calf

From AUD


Whale watching Byron bay

Come Whale Watching with an experienced professional crew on our purpose built vessel “Apollo 2” in the magical pristine waters of Byron Bay

Duration: 3 Hours (approx.)

sea turtle byron bay

From AUD


Snorkelling Byron bay

Snorkel with Turtles , manta rays, leopard sharks and more at Julian Rocks Marine sanctuary! Jump on board Apollo 2 our purpose built dive boat for a fast and exciting trip to the rock! Guides and all gear provided.

Duration: 2.5 Hours (approx.)