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Next Level Sailing

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Welcome aboard the world famous 139ft yacht AMERICA for a once-in-a-lifetime whale watching experience. This luxurious sailing schooner provides the most environmentally friendly and personal wildlife experience in San Diego. Next Level Sailing is...more
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Reviewed today

We saw 3 whales,a mega pod of dolphin, seals and numerous birds! The crew was knowledgeable and friendly. My daughter fell in love with Louie the Captain’s corgi! My family had a great day on the water! We also enjoyed the museum. Remember to give...More

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Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Kim W
Reviewed yesterday

We had amazing time, the crew was very friendly and knowledgeable about the area. Would definitely recommend them.

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Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed yesterday

It was a wonderful day on the ocean. Unexpected all the way around. Fantastic sailing vessel and a great crew. We got to see a mega pod of dolphins along with whales, sea lions and seals. The boat had everything and was well thought out....More

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Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Getaway58601306723
Reviewed yesterday

First, kudos to the captain and crew. They are amazing and we saw whales, dolphins and sea lions. However, and part of this is on me as I should have been more prepared, I was fooled by the "no sickness guarantee" they advertise on their...More

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Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Anita F
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Having a whale watching tour on a schooner gives visitors very close-up experience with the marine animals. This trip is well worth the price. On my trip we encountered a California gray whale, humpback whales, a megapod of dolphins, and a few sea lions. We...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A beautiful day on the ocean and we got close enough for a humpback to splash us and cower us with its breath!

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Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 186dwainw
Reviewed 3 days ago

We were a little hesitant to go whale watching, as many people told us it was boring and crowded, and that we wouldn't see any whales. We were so pleasantly surprised when we boarded Captain Troy's schooner with just a handful of other people (20...More

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Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Daydream18398907020
Reviewed 4 days ago

beautiful, historically significant yacht, gracious crew, friend of whales, dolphins and seals. Very informative tour.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Taking the America whale watching/sailing is the best of San Diego! The experience is special because of the yacht itself - not crowded, laid back serene enjoyment of the ocean and it's inhabitants. We have sailed 5 times and have always had a fantastic time....More

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Date of experience: March 2019
Thank WendyD1706
Reviewed 5 days ago

I have had a great moment with a great team ! We saw whales as well as dolphins and seal lions, it was incredible. And this boat was absolutely perfect for this type of excursion. We did not pollute the ocean to much, and we...More

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