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San Diego Whale Watching Tour

San Diego, United States

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icon3 hours  (Approx.)
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iconOffered in: English
Good for avoiding crowds


Get up close and personal with California’s majestic Pacific Gray Whales during this 3-hour whale-watching excursion from San Diego. Climb aboard your U.S. Coast Guard-certified vessel, complete with indoor and outdoor seating and a spacious galley, as you search for these beautiful marine mammals as they migrate between the Baja Peninsula and the Bering Strait. With any luck you’ll catch a few sightings of these gentle giants, plus a wide variety of other sea creatures.
  • Enjoy a whale watching tour from San Diego
  • Observe Pacific Gray Whales as they migrate between Baja, Mexico and the Bering Strait
  • Watch these gentle giants as they frolic and play just offshore
  • Ride in comfort on a U.S. Coast Guard Certified ship, complete with indoor and outdoor seating
  • Spot a variety of native marine life frequently observed in this protected area
  • Great trip for nature lovers
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Departure Point

2803 Emerson St, San Diego, CA 92106, USA

Return Details

Returns to original departure point
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Please dress appropriately for weather
  • Bring sunscreen, hat, and sunglasses. Cash for on board expenses.
  • OPERATED BY H&M Landing

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

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32 Reviews
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Great time
, Feb 2020
Was a beautiful day! We enjoyed our boat ride and saw some whales, seals and dolphins on our adventure.
The tour was exactly as stated. 3...
Kaitlyn F
, Feb 2017
The tour was exactly as stated. 3 hours and we saw many whales and dolphins. Definitely a fun experience! Only thing is the boat did not have a lot of seats, which didn't matter much when you're out there.
I think it would have been an...
, Mar 2016
I think it would have been an advantage to be in a taller boat because of the restrictions as to how close you can be to them. It was difficult to get a good view at the deck level. We did see a few spouts in the distance and a little bit of their backs.The crew were all very nice and the boat was very clean including the restrooms. All in all it was a beautiful day to spend 3 hrs. on the water.I was surprised not to see any dolphins playing in the wake.

Product code: 21869P1

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