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Granite State Whale Watch

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awesome day

went on the afternoon whale watch great crew very informative saw some amazing animals porposis... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Great whale watching

Had a fantastic experience seeing humpback minke and fin whales. Our neighbors also enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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1870 Ocean Blvd, Rye Harbor, Rye, NH 03870-2718
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

went on the afternoon whale watch great crew very informative saw some amazing animals porposis minke whales humpback whales and some finn whales the weather was great would definnetly go again

1  Thank AL S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a fantastic experience seeing humpback minke and fin whales. Our neighbors also enjoyed hundreds of dolphins. Very knowledgeable guides.

1  Thank peggymom1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We lucked out day we went. The naturalist -and I quote- said that our excursion was "very rare" and" insanely incredible". We had 3 humpbacks constantly breaching and slamming their flippers. A-M-A-Z-I-N-G!!!

1  Thank remcham
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our 4 hour cruise more than met our expectations. We hung out for a long time with a pod of 70 dolphins who were swimming all around and under the boat. It was so great seeing how playful they are. We saw 8 whales! The...More

Thank avram22
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed this experience so much! The crew were friendly, helpful and very educated about the whales. We saw 3 different types of whales (10 total whales), 210 some dolphin and a harbor seal. This is a must see for marine animal lovers.

Thank toddandtraci
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was the greatest experience of my life! the staff was great and knew right where to find the whales and dolphins and many other creatures we were lucky enough to see! they were friendly and very knowledgeable! i still cant believe we saw so...More

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We boarded boat in Rye Harbor at around 8:30am. Roughly a 4 hour tour, depending on where(if) they find Whales. This tour has a high success rate and we as whalewatch tourists have had a zero success rate( having been on several in Mexico). Who...More

Thank Soxpacker
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

With so many different options along the coast, it was difficult to determine which trip to take. We selected Granite State Whale Watch due to the connection with Blue Ocean Society for Marine Conservation. The trip was enjoyable and we saw Humpback, Finback and Minke...More

Thank JLAW797
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was my first time whale watching and it was great. We saw several whales within 45 minutes of starting the trip. We were closer to the whales than I expected we were going to be. I liked that this boat was small and it...More

Thank GlobetrotterBella
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

We were visiting the area with our 4 children, ages 8 to 18 years old. This was an opportunity to do something to celebrate and explore the local treasures. From the beginning, the staff was helpful and polite. The staff purposefully circulated throughout the passengers...More

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July 30, 2018|
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Response from squirrel4569 | Reviewed this property |
About 4 hours and I don't think they can not let them on.
Kelsey A
July 4, 2018|
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Response from squirrel4569 | Reviewed this property |
I do believe the boat said max capacity 48, but I'm not sure if it was just for the bottom level.
May 26, 2018|
Response from GSWW | Property representative |
Our whale watches are $38/adult, $30/senior 60+, $25/child 4-15, and free for kids 3 and under.