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Hyannis Whale Watcher Cruises

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Address: 269 Millway, Barnstable, MA 02630
Phone Number: 800-287-0374
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So imho this trip is well worth taking and the views of the whales were first class. A few helpful tips though: - it takes an hour+ from Barnstable on this fast ferry to reach... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 28, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

So imho this trip is well worth taking and the views of the whales were first class. A few helpful tips though: - it takes an hour+ from Barnstable on this fast ferry to reach the whale viewing area and an hour+ to get back - on our 3 hour 30 min trip, we had over an hour of excellent... More 

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dayton, va
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

Fin whales, minke whales, and so so many active humpback whales. Ive always wanted to do this for the chance to see a few whales and we were blessed with that plus so much more. What a great experience.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

This was our second whale watch, both times with Hyannis! It was EXCELLENT!!! It was a relaxing hour ride out to the whale area. Once there, the whales were everywhere. The staff did a GREAT job letting the guests know where to look and the boat continued to slowly move/spin around - so you can just stay seated if necessary!... More 

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Woodbridge, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

The whales were amazing. It was along trip out to see them, but it was well worth it. We were sitting downstairs on the outside. There were about 100 school age children from the recreation department. They took up th entire dining area so they no one else could buy lunch and sit at a table. We had to eat... More 

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Frankfort, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

It was a long ride out, but worth it! We saw whales after whales! I think my husband and I were more excited than our kids! It's cold so bring a jacket!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

We went out on the morning cruise and was very pleased that it wasn't very crowded. This gave everyone the ability to walk side to side and see all the whales around us. And there were so many to be seen!! We were shocked by the amount of whales but also by how close they really are to land. Our... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

Very impressed with our visit today. Well organised and professional. A bit worried at first that only one side of the boat got to see the whales however with the skill of the captain and crew we all got good views. Lots of photos of humpback whales for the archive. Having been whale watching from Santa Barbra previously, which was... More 

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Boston, MA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

We saw a lot of humpback whales, feeding and breaching, it was amazing. Yes, you have to pay $15 to park, but the whole trip was excellent. Our guide was Joanne, she was knowledgeable and took us on a different route than they normally take. It paid off in a big way. So many perfect fluke shots! They had an... More 

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Schenectady, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

First time whale watching and what a treat! Not only was the scenery beautiful but the whales were incredible, never came that close to them before in their own environment, tour was informative and knowledgeable, we took the 4:00 pm cruise and watching the sunset as we returned was beautiful,

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Well worth the high price of admission. We saw whale after whale. Minke. Finback. Humpback. They were popping up all over the place, and the guide was expert at predicting their movements and telling us their histories. Not to be missed. We might go again before we head home.

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Address: 269 Millway, Barnstable, MA 02630
Phone Number: 800-287-0374
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Barnstable

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