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Address: 84 Fisherman's Wharf #1, Monterey, CA 93940
Phone Number: 831 375 4658
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Description: 84 Fisherman's Wharf #1

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Once in a Lifetime!

This was a once in a life time experience! We saw a variety of different Dolphins, some of which swam beside our boat as we ventured into the ocean, in addition to grey whales and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 16, 2015
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Toronto, Canada
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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

This was a once in a life time experience! We saw a variety of different Dolphins, some of which swam beside our boat as we ventured into the ocean, in addition to grey whales and a rare sighting of a majestic pod of killer whales, the latter being the highlight of the trip. The staff were extremely knowledgeable and friendly.... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

I arrived at 1:30 for the 2pm tour. At 2:00 I was told they had to switch boats and it would be a 20 minute wait. I looked at my watch and it was 2:00. I went to a nearby shop and bought a hat. I returned at 2:13 and the boat had just left me. It was the original... More 

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Houston, Texas
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28 reviews 28 reviews
14 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

The staff were so very helpful and shared so much great information. I was a little scarred of the possibility of sea sickness but they put me at ease and provided a great pill that only took 15-20 minutes to work. I am so glad I did not miss this trip. We had an amazing day as the anchovies were... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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204 attraction reviews
305 helpful votes 305 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

We were here two years ago but didn't see any whales so they gave us coupons to come back. Today we did and the tour was again great, but this time we saw about 16 humpback whales!!! We saw sea lions, hundreds of dolphins, several sea otters, numerous varieties of sea birds and most of all, 16 whales. Woot! We... More 

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Burlington, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

We had a great trip on the boat. While waiting to set sail we had a show of sea lions playing around the dock. Shortly after setting off there were many more sea lions along with otters and many birds. Its a bit of drive to get out to the area the whales are, but it gave us time to... More 

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Lafayette, Indiana
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28 reviews 28 reviews
8 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

We took the morning trip on March 22. The weather had been unusually clear for the previous several days but on Sunday it was overcast and a bit rainy. However, the seas were very calm which was nice. The boat was full and fairly crowded but it was still usually possible to get a good view of the wildlife. We... More 

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New York
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58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

We took the 10am tour this morning. It was a beautiful day....the water was pretty rough, however. We were on the front of the boat, so we were able to see most all of the activity. We saw lots and lots of dolphins....three or four whales, but at a distance...tails and fins. I was hoping that we would have had... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Very awesome trip to whale watch and actually saw many (about 10 or so) whales. The Captain is a boss lady and knows her whales!! The staff very clearly care about your experience.

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

My husband and I took a whale watching tour in hopes of seeing a whale. Boy were we treated to a surprise. We saw grey whales, a humpback whale, pacific dolphins, porpoises, sea otters and sea lions!

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Sacramento, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

We did the whale watching boat tour. It was an experience to never forget. You travel far into the ocean, but once we got out there, we didn't get close like we expected. From a far distance we could see the whale go up and down in the water. You could see the mist from their blow holes, We saw... More 

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