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Whale Watching & Sightseeing in San Diego

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Whale Watching & Sightseeing

La Jolla, CA

From: $450
Item #: WAT-SDI-0015

Experience the ultimate excitement of whale watching from a perspective unlike any other on your own private boat!

  • Featured in National Geographic, your Coast Guard Certified captain has lead tours for over 30 years
  • Speed across the ocean water in a custom-built, Navy SEAL-style boat 
  • Once in a lifetime opportunity to get up close and personal with a variety of whales and dolphins
  • Private and customized experience that is tuned to your interests and seasonal wildlife cycles
  • Enjoy the best seat on the ocean with your friends or family to be immersed in San Diego's coastal ecosystem! 

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About this Experience

  • Experience the ultimate excitement of whale watching from a perspective unlike any other on your own private boat!

    • Featured in National Geographic, your Coast Guard Certified captain has lead tours for over 30 years
    • Speed across the ocean water in a custom-built, Navy SEAL-style boat 
    • Once in a lifetime opportunity to get up close and personal with a variety of whales and dolphins
    • Private and customized experience that is tuned to your interests and seasonal wildlife cycles
    • Enjoy the best seat on the ocean with your friends or family to be immersed in San Diego's coastal ecosystem! 

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  • Enjoy a one-of-a-kind Private Whale Watching and Sightseeing Tour in San Diego you're sure to remember!

    Unlike typical whale watching where you are looking down on whales from the deck of a huge boat, you will be moving with the whales at sea level from a custom-built, Coast Guard Certified, rigid-inflatable boat (RIB).

    The Navy SEAL-style boat travels 5 times faster than typical large whale watching boats which enable you to journey 1-3 miles offshore for the best chance of seeing blue, gray, humpback and killer whales, dolphins, sunfish and other sea life.

    Your friendly and knowledgeable captain will customize the trip to your group's interests and the seasonal wildlife cycles to immerse you in an authentic ocean experience.

    Whether you are watching dolphins play within an arm's reach under the bow of the boat, sitting back and viewing blue whales surface, or swimming with the wildlife in the summer months, this trip will deliver the perfect adventure for all ages! 

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  • Essential Information

    • All ages are welcome
    • The guide encourages input so that your experience is customized to your liking
    • It is highly recommended to plan this trip in the summer months
    • You may bring along your own snacks and beverages

    Duration

    3 hours

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    Maximum Participants

    This private tour is for 1-12 participants, depending on the option selected.

    Spectators

    This experience is for booked participants only.

    Weather Dependent

    This experience is weather dependent. Always contact the experience provider with any questions regarding weather conditions.

    What To Wear

    Bring warm clothes, a windbreaker, a hat, sunglasses and a towel. Even in the summer months, the breeze off the water is cool.

    Booking Information

    For this experience, it is recommended to request bookings 7 days in advance.

    Rescheduling & Cancellations

    Once you have received a booking confirmation, cancellations and rescheduling are allowed up to 14 days prior to the experience. Failure to appear on your booked date or to cancel and reschedule at least 14 days prior to your booked date will result in the loss of the value of your experience.

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    1. What are the best months to go?
      For this experience it is highly recommended to go during the summer. The best months are July through September. During these months you will have the best chance to see Blue Whales. Blue Whales are much bigger than Gray Whales. Gray Whales are more common during the winter.
    2. Are there any age restrictions?
      All ages are welcome!
    3. Is there a bathroom onboard?

      Yes, there is a clean restroom on the boat.

    4. Do you have life jackets for adults and for kids?

      Yes, there will be life jackets available for adults and kids.

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Year-Round:
Daily - recommended during peak summer months

Booking Information
For this experience, it is recommended to request bookings 7 days in advance.

La Jolla, CA

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