Here are some of our favourite photos of whale watching experiences around the world - from South Africa's 'whale crier' to whale museums and the whales themselves - not forgetting the other fascinating species you can see while on a whale watching holiday.
Whale and dolphin conservation trip
Ultimate week of wildlife spotting on the Isle of Mull
Sustainable whale watching in the beautiful Azorean archipelago
Look to the sky for the Lights - to the sea for the whales!
Blue whale & Sperm whale watching - Horta, Azores
Whales and the wildlife of Yala National Park
Stay on a luxury ensuite-Tent and on an island in Vava'u!
5 day Whale watching South Africa add to your safari
Humpbacks whales, wonderful food and tropical islands!
Some of southern Alaska's iconic destinations by small ship