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Cape May Whale Watcher

#2 of 21 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Cape May Features Animals
1218 Wilson Dr, Cape May, NJ 08204-5209
+1 609-884-5445
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
1218 Wilson Dr, Cape May, NJ 08204-5209
+1 609-884-5445
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a great thing to do while visiting Cape May! Unfortunately I didn't see any whales, but it was still a fun experience. I saw many dolphins. Even though I got a little sick to my stomach, it was very nice. The ship is...More

Thank Meg927
Reviewed 6 days ago

Booked a 2 hour dolphin cruise for a Sunday morning and after reaching the ticket window came to know that they have cancelled the trip due to low turn out of passengers. This was a shock because we called them the previous day to confirm...More

Thank bala2803
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great trip on the boat, were able to see lots of dolphins and a whale! The staff and captain were great. If possible, take the first trip, as too many ignorant and rude tourists are on later trips.

Thank Flunzi76
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were hoping to see some whales, just saw some great Dolphins, 3 hours as someone else says, is to long. Bring insect repellent, more flies then a garbage truck. Captain had alot of information. Boat was late leaving. Get the $5 per person coupon...More

Thank Scott T
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Captain/owner is very dedicated to giving his guests the best experience. We saw lots of dolphins early in the trip. Just before it was time to return to the pier, we spotted a Humpback whale. The captain went in the direction of the spotted...More

Thank Judy E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took the 1pm whale watching trip. I had no hopes of seeing a whale & thought it would be a beautiful day for a boat ride. Was I ever wrong! First of all it was a wonderful boat ride, but then we saw several...More

Thank DanMarCo
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great experience on the Cape May Whale Watcher. On our trip we observed a humpback whale for at least 45 minutes and also saw two large pods of dolphins while we were out. It was a very comfortable ride and a large...More

Thank Sara G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is my third trip on the Whale Watcher. Today, Mother's Day, was a beautiful day and I was treated out by my daughter like everyone else with family there. The crew was courteous and informative and kept a watchful eye out for the passengers...More

Thank CarolinaE5247ZH
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The captain and his team are not just great professionals who know what they are doing. They support the marina and maintain tons of local jobs - They saved that sanctuary from modern developers. The boat ride is rich in experience and the crew is...More

Thank Georges B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The captain and first mate were excellent! Considering the wind and rain we still saw dolphins and rainbows! great time!

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Was wondering if anyone has been on this boat with a wheelchair and if it was difficult o get on board. Appreciate any insight.
May 25, 2017|
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Is the weekend of 27th May good time for Whale Watching. I am planning to visit cape pay for the Memorial Day weekend
May 17, 2017|
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Is this tour handicapped accessible?
March 26, 2017|
Response from CaptainCuda | Property representative |
Our vessel is accessible via an ADA compliant boarding ramp. The lower deck of the vessel has wide aisles. The cabin has no door sills making entry and exit easy. The only limitation for accessibility is the rest rooms. You... More