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Adventure R.I.B. Rides

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San Diego, CA, USA
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About Adventure R.I.B. Rides
Experience the thrill of whale watching up close on a fun, fast, 6 passenger RIB boat! Here at Adventure RIB Rides, we seat 6 people per boat so you are never fighting for that seat leaning over the rail like many larger boats. We are the only YEAR ROUND whale watching company! Our ocean excursion on the Authentic NAVY SEAL R.I.B. (Rigid Inflatable Boat) provides an adventure to remember as we race through the ocean finding all types of marine wildlife there is to be seen with captains whom are extremely experienced and passionate about marine life and the history of Sunny San Diego. Our boats are all authentic Navy Seal Team R.I.B.s purchased from Navy Seal Team 1 here in San Diego. Explore the marine life on some of San Diego's historic boats with us! For videos that explain more about the experience, check us out on Facebook!
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Private Tours allow a personal & customizable family experience. We have boats seating either 6 or 10 guests. This is a fun and safe guided tour for all ages. Our low-profile, fast boats get to the wildlife quicker and get passengers up close to whales, dolphins, sea-lions and tons of other wildlife all year long!
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Chauntelle R wrote a review Jul 2020
South Weber, Utah5 contributions6 helpful votes
If I could leave 10 stars, I would!! This company is this best! Our Captain was Kirk and he was funny and cool and made the entire experience worth it even in the first 10 minutes! He stayed out on the waters until we saw some marine life. When we spotted dolphins, he let my
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Date of experience: July 2020
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pmedic3718 wrote a review Mar 2020
Mexico City, Mexico103 contributions25 helpful votes
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Great experience!! Will do it again with RIB Adventures!!, super professional, they really know what they are doing, worth every cent. Also, next time, definitely will be asking for Kirk, by the way is Kirk or Captain, but never “Captain Kirk” LOL, he is the man for this job,
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from Joann B, General Manager at Adventure R.I.B. Rides
Responded Mar 12, 2020
Hey pmedic3718! Thanks so much for the review! Glad you had an epic ride out with Captain Kirk! He is hilarious and an amazing guide. Glad your kids had an amazing ride. We hope you and your family join us again soon on another adventure!
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Gwen H wrote a review Mar 2020
Portland, Oregon207 contributions142 helpful votes
We were initially concerned that the small-size inflatable boat would be gobbled up in the ocean, but that thought was quickly quelled by the calm waters, beautiful sky, and our capable captain, Kirk. We got a late start due to latecomers who had paid for their cruise and then
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from Joann B, General Manager at Adventure R.I.B. Rides
Responded Mar 6, 2020
Hey Gwen, thanks for the beautiful review! Glad you had a wonderful ride with Captain Kirk! Can't believe you were able to see a whale beach five times, what a sight! We hope you venture out with us again for another unforgettable adventure on our fast and fun RIB boats.
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Vincent J wrote a review Feb 2020
Warmenhuizen, The Netherlands74 contributions22 helpful votes
This was an awesome experience! Definitely worth the money. We saw dolphins, sea-lion and the gray whale. Extra thanks to Captain Kirk!
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from Joann B, General Manager at Adventure R.I.B. Rides
Responded Feb 24, 2020
Thanks vincentjongens, for the review. Glad you were able to see a bit of everything and enjoyed your adventure with Kirk. We hope your choose Adventure R.I.B ride again for you next whale watching adventure!
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DavidW wrote a review Feb 2020
Portland, Oregon8 contributions
We had a great time. Saw dolphins and sea lions and then had several sightings of a grey whale. Beautiful. Captain Spence was brilliant.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from Joann B, General Manager at Adventure R.I.B. Rides
Responded Feb 22, 2020
Hey dagw1955! So happy you had a great time with Captain Spence venturing through the Pacific! Sounds like you got to see a bit of everything! We hope you join us for another adventure the next time your in town!
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