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Cape May Whale Watch & Research Center

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Cape May, NJ, USA
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Jojoscorpio72 wrote a review Dec 2019
Staffordshire, United Kingdom180 contributions27 helpful votes
A lovely 3 hour trip, even though we didn’t see any whales and only glimpsed a couple of dolphins. The crew were lovely and friendly, and offered a free return trip in compensation for not seeing much wildlife.
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Date of experience: November 2019
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TLaboogie wrote a review Oct 2019
Maryland58 contributions23 helpful votes
We were really excited about our tour..We saw many dolphins but no whales. They were hiding from all tour boats that day. While it is no fault of the tour company that the whales did cooperate. I was really disappointed with the limited communication from the staff. After the
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Date of experience: October 2019
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JenniferS894 wrote a review Aug 2019
New Jersey326 contributions60 helpful votes
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We took the sunset dolphin cruise and had a fun trip! We saw a ton of dolphins and several right up close. The staff on the boat was great in pointing them out and stopping long enough for ebveryone to see and enjoy them, The sunset was lovely too. The pizza and hot dogs were
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Date of experience: August 2019
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Oma - Pops wrote a review Aug 2019
10 contributions1 helpful vote
My husband and I took our grandkids on the 2 hour tour. Lucky for us it was a good day with so many dolphins to watch. Some putting a show on for us. The kids enjoyed the ride. Our tour guide was very informative with lots of animal conversation and interesting facts. Our
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Date of experience: August 2019
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Patricia M wrote a review Aug 2019
2 contributions2 helpful votes
My friend and I took the 2.5 hour cruise and would have just as soon done something else with our time. The ship was old and not terribly comfortable. We spent a very short time close to shore watching dolphins but then it headed out to sea for a very long trip to a spot where
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Date of experience: August 2019
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