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Dolphin Fleet Whale Watch

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#1 of 25 Tours in Provincetown Features Animals
307 Commercial St Unit 1, MacMillan Pier, Provincetown, MA 02657-2223
+1 800-826-9300
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Perfect day, flat seas & Nile on the afternoon trip on June 12, 2017!

The most beautiful weather for a whale watch and flat seas, fabulous Atlantic White-sided Dolphins... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Nice day for a boat ride

The company is very well run. Able to buy tickets easily on the web site. Boat left the harbor... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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Whale watching originators of east coast whale watching since 1975. trips depart daily from Provincetown harbor. 3-4 hours in duration. booking available on-line, private chartering available. trip times vary, up to 10 trips daily during July and August Season April- October
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  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
307 Commercial St Unit 1, MacMillan Pier, Provincetown, MA 02657-2223
+1 800-826-9300
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The most beautiful weather for a whale watch and flat seas, fabulous Atlantic White-sided Dolphins and Nile!! Nile, a 30 year old female Humpback whale, was in rare form and breached several times for us - once so close to the bow and so high...More

Thank capedreamin
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The company is very well run. Able to buy tickets easily on the web site. Boat left the harbor right on time. Very informative crew on board. They worked very hard so we could see these beautiful mammals.

2  Thank lsepuka
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On one of the hottest days of the year so far, no better place to be than out in the ocean and these guys provided a lovely afternoon whale watching. Plenty of seats on the boat, an extremely knowledgeable whale expert to guide us along...More

Thank Macdub1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great time! We saw a humpback whale feeding over and over. We saw 300 to 400 dolphins swimming together! The weather was beautiful. The ship was clean with a nice restroom and snack bar.

1  Thank Kulducks
Reviewed 1 week ago

First time whale watch. Very enjoyable. Very knowledgeable expert telling about the different sea animals and birds we saw. Saw lots of fin backs and one minke whale.Very enjoyable trip.

Thank dglong0608
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on a 10am trip in early June, The moment the boats gets moving, it gets cold! So bring a jacket. Marine life activity was a light at first. We saw a few seals, large birds, menke whales (which are so fast, there is...More

Thank Tara Heagele
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband went on the morning Whale Watch today which was a very nice way to spend the morning. It was the most beautiful day to go out on the. Pat. The boat is very large and there is space for several hundred people on...More

Thank DebbieNH
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had always wanted to go on a whale watch... and was not disappointed! Took a morning watch and we saw several different types of whales. Bubble feeding was fabulous! One of nature's marvels. Well worth the expense. Conservationist on board was great!

Thank PKipke
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been on this whale watching cruise twice now and the first time was THE BEST! We saw humpbacks, fin whales, seals, and my partner and I really think we saw an orca's fin in the distance before he dove down into the water....More

Thank Tali419
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our first whale watching trip from Cape Cod. We saw at least three different humpback whales multiple times. We saw Fin whales and Minke whales. Some passengers spotted a Basking Shark. The crew was great and we would gladly take this trip again.

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Hi people - a couple of questions I hope you can help with, please. We are visiting from the UK. 1. We are staying near Yarmouth / Barstable 21/22 May. Are best to get a tour from Barstable or drive round to Provincetown? Do we get more time on the Banks from Provincetown? 2. Should we book in advance, or are there plenty of spaces? (Once tried to do a trip from Gloucester in 2012, but was cancelled because of tail end of a hurricane coming up the coast). Thank you in anticipation!
May 1, 2017|
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Response from steven e | Reviewed this property |
Yes go to Provincetown. After the trip there are lots of shops to walk around and nice restaurants. We booked, but some people turned up and were lucky to get a seat on the day. It's the same price so you might as well book... More
We are coming the second week of August, which time of the day is the best tour to take to see the whales? Was considering mid afternoon 1:30 or the 5:30 p.m. tour. Thank you.
April 17, 2017|
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Response from Kellie J | Reviewed this property |
We went on the 10am cruise which I understand is better because the waters and winds are usually calmer! If you have the opportunity try to do the morning cruise!
Hello, What are the chances of seeing whales mid April of this year?
February 19, 2017|
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Response from dawnaddy2017 | Reviewed this property |
we were there in October and saw hundreds of whales. I had never seen so many. that area is a rich feeding grounds for whales so chances are usually pretty good. but contact the fleet and ask.