(Captain Jackie Cowan)

(Captain Jackie Cowan)

VIDEO: Rare orca sighting at Victoria’s Inner Harbour

Four orcas spotted swimming around the harbour – getting closer than usual

It was an exciting sight on Vancouver Island Thursday when a pod of orcas got unusually close to Victoria’s Inner Harbour.

Those who happened to be near the busy harbour took to social media posting photos and videos of what looked to be four orcas swimming by.