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Monterey Bay Whale Watch

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Address: 84 Fishermans Wharf # 1, Monterey, CA 93940-2429
Phone Number: 831 375 4658
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We did the tour on the 21st September...one thing to note for this time of year is its chilly on the ocean so wrap up warm and bring lots of layers. Its cold on the ocean. There... read more

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We did the tour on the 21st September...one thing to note for this time of year is its chilly on the ocean so wrap up warm and bring lots of layers. Its cold on the ocean. There is an inside cabin on the boat we were on (Sea Wolf 2) and they serve hot drinks to warm you up if... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I had never been on a whale watching boat. I love the ocean so the roughness didn't effect me at all. There was actually a store further out to see so was not able to go clear out to the site. However, we still got to see one! We followed around for a bit before the wind picked up again.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was on our bucket list to do. We were with a group wildlife tour of 9 people so it was part of our trip and pre booked.None of us have ever suffered with sea sickness but 1 hr in and we were both really ill. It didn't help that the crew mentioned being sick constantly from the minute we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We went on the 12h30pm boat trip. We spent 3 hours and a half searching for whales. We were lucky to see 5 humpback whales and 3 jumps. On our way back, we had Dolphins following the boat... It was freezing on the boat and see was rough! We like being on a boat as we live in Caribbean but... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We saw 10 whales and 2,000 dolphins. In not being facetious it was the most majestic thing I've ever seen. They were all together in this area,playing and eating. It was amazing! My enjoyment was hindered by puking off the side of the boat. However I wasn't alone, my husband said at least 20 other people were sick at different... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My girlfriend and I went whale watching earlier today. Dolphins! Humpback whales! It was an unusually choppy day (these guys can't control the weather) but we received above and beyond attention from all the deckhands. Specifically, shout out to the taller skinny fella (Ari? Avi?) for his friendly advice.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Loved this cruise, we were able to see some blue whales our day out. Ride was a bit chilly and windy, but they had a nice cabin to warm up in and enjoy a nice cup of hot chocolate.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We were part of a 16+2 party from the UK and we had 1 full day and 3 half days on board the "Black Fin" and "Sea Wolf". We had the privilege to see Northern Right Whale, Long beaked Common, Risso's, Pacific White-sided and Bottlenose Dolphins; Fin and Humpback Whales, the latter doing multiple breaching; a surprising encounter with not... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a fantastic morning trip. Comfortable boat, very informative commentary and plenty to see. They found us dolphins, killer whales, blue whales, Fin whales, Humpback whales as well as the numerous seals and otters. Trip was 4+ hours long and they delayed return as we were seeing so much. Would highly recommend.

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Willow Grove, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a great trip, saw many dolphins and a few humpback whales. The guide was very knowledgeable and informative but could be a bit snarky when asked a question. But over all was great and would recommend.

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