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Sub Sea Tours and Kayaks

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699 Embarcadero Ste 9, Morro Bay, CA 93442-2275
+1 805-772-9463
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Our first experience was with the "Sub-Sea Tour" We headed straight over to an area near the shore... read more

Reviewed August 20, 2015
Flagstaff Arizona
Well worth the risk!

You can only imagine the chances you'll have to actually see a whale in its habitat... read more

Reviewed August 17, 2015
Steve B
Weymouth, United Kingdom
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Sub Sea Tours - bay cruise offering above water and below water viewing.Humpback Whale Watching - May through October, watch the humpback whales feed and frolic near Morro bay on the Central Coast.Gray Whale Watching - Gray whales migrate through the area as early as November until March. Over 24,000 whales pass by Morro Bay to and from Alaska and Mexico during these months. Stand Up Paddleboards, Canoe, and Kayaking - self-guided tours in the bay.
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699 Embarcadero Ste 9, Morro Bay, CA 93442-2275
+1 805-772-9463
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Reviewed August 20, 2015

Our first experience was with the "Sub-Sea Tour" We headed straight over to an area near the shore where fish were known to hang out. The captain put the boat into a tight spin and we rotated for about 20 minutes in one place while...More

Thank Xybek
Reviewed August 17, 2015 via mobile

You can only imagine the chances you'll have to actually see a whale in its habitat. Realistically the odds are against you but we decided to take the risk and pre booked a Saturday lunchtime trip. We left at 1300 for a three hour trip...More

Thank Steve B
Reviewed August 16, 2015 via mobile

Captain Kevin was great. We knew before we headed out that it is late in the season to see whales so I was not expecting more than a beautiful 3hour tour, Captain Kevin called every other vessel and searched the ocean abroad until he found...More

Thank dandksmommy
Reviewed August 16, 2015

My wife and I went on their whale watching excursion. Kevin was our skipper and Dakota was his whale lookout. Although we could see spouts in the distance, the whales vanished, by the time we approached. We did see a whale's tale, but it was...More

Thank ZetaPuppis
Reviewed August 13, 2015

We took our 11-year old granddaughter on this whale watching trip at the end of July this year. It was the 12:30 tour. The sea was quite choppy and it took a long long time to catch sight of any humpbacks, but the skipper was...More

Thank slowfoodslowfood
Reviewed August 13, 2015

We opted for this tour as the Whale Watching Tours were sold out. We were originally told that no reservations were needed and it was first come first served, only to find out that is not true. We took three young kids. The bottom is...More

Thank LutzkaFamily
Reviewed August 9, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I initially took one of the Subsea tours on our honeymoon in 2008, and it was great! The captain was an older gentleman, who is very informative and entertaining. I had a high expectations when I took our four-year-old daughter on the...More

Thank JoyNCH
Reviewed August 1, 2015

We took this cruise in the late afternoon when there are fewer fish to see under the bay, but it was still absolutely worth it. The boat tour starts on the top deck where we got a close-up view of the sea lions that live...More

Thank Jan O
Reviewed July 29, 2015

We went on the 9:00 am whale watching excursion. Our captain was Keith. He and his assistant, Dakota, were very funny, and extremely knowledgeable about the Morro Bay area and the local marine life. We were able to watch 2 male Humpback Whales feeding near...More

Thank Christy C
Reviewed July 28, 2015

This was the highlight of a two-week trip to California. First, when storm system was approaching, they offered to rebook in the morning versus the afternoon. They refunded the money back easily for the 2 people they didn't have slots for. Communication was easy. But,...More

Thank Jody E
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August 3, 2016|
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Response from Mom_with_Teenagers14 | Reviewed this property |
Agree with above; if you go on a whale watching tour you will probably see whales. I went in June of this year and we saw many whales, and it was amazing.
July 10, 2015|
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Response from Sub Sea T | Property representative |
Hi there We do suggest making reservations a day or two in advance. It has been a fantastic season for humpback whales and we are definitely planning to run trips throughout the month of September and even in to November for... More
March 18, 2015|
Response from Sub Sea T | Property representative |
The mornings trips are usually much more of a sure thing due to the fact conditions are typically calmer in the morning and there is more of a likelihood for the wind to pick up in the afternoon. The afternoon trips will... More