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Nothing could be more awesome than watch the might of a whale leaping out of the water and then crashing back in. However, it’s probably better to see the spectacle from a safe distance.

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Though whales pose little threat to humans, if only of these gentle giants lands on you, it’s goodnight Vienna. These kayakers were surprised when a huge humpback breached just a short distance from them.

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