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Offshore Blue Adventures

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“grey whales”(8 reviews)
San Diego whale watching at its finest. With a maximum of six passengers, everyone gets a front row seat. Our fast expedition style boat gets you out to the whales before the crowds arrive, and we can stay longer. Winter whale watching from December...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
1500 Quivira Way, San Diego, CA 92109-8303
+1 310-974-2176
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Reviewed yesterday

Both the times I visited San Diego, I have done tours with them, and absolutely love them! The first time (in June 2017) we saw 3 whales (2 Blue whales and 1 Finback whale), a megapod of dolphins, and a Mako shark (was late to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank sleepingunderstars
CiCi S, Owner at Offshore Blue Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you for your kind words, and for coming back to us! We look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed 2 days ago

My family went out with Captain Jules on January 4th in the morning for 3hours, we had an amazing time. Cici the owner fielded a phone call from me about a week before we booked because of my concerns about being on a small boat....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Rick N
CiCi S, Owner at Offshore Blue Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you for your kind words! Hope to see you again on another adventure!

Reviewed 1 week ago

I had the time of my life with this group yesterday! I came yesterday hoping just to see a couple animals, but I left with more than I ever expected! Christine was incredibly knowledgeable and made it such a comfortable environment, and you could tell...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank kstrot
CiCi S, Owner at Offshore Blue Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you! Hope to see you again on another ocean adventure!

Reviewed November 22, 2018 via mobile

This was an excellent tour!! I was most interested in seeing a whale since I’ve seen many dolphins in my life, but NEVER like this. We rode among a couple of pods of hundreds of them - truly an unforgettable experience. We also saw a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 14, 2018

This was my second tiny-boat adventure looking for whales off the coast of California. Last time was the adventure of a lifetime whale-wise, and this time (with Offshore Blue), we didn't find any whales at all. But that didn't detract in any way from the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank travel_bunny29
Reviewed September 1, 2018

It was windy and the sea was very rough. We got completely soaked and no whales to be seen, not even dolphins. Really no whales in the area since our captain was in radio contact with other boats so we asked to return to port...More

Date of experience: September 2018
4  Thank Inspire24048
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

We did the 3 hour whale/dolphin tour. Tour was great, the boat was comfortable and clean. We s ent upwards of 90 mins in 2 huge pods of dolphins, there were literally hundreds in each pod surrounding the boat. There was also plenty of other...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

Very personalized experience Our captain, Dennis, did his best to ensure a great experience for all aboard.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Judy P
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

This experience was amazing. I took the afternoon cruise and although the whales did not make an appearance for us today, I would go again in a heartbeat. Christine is so knowledge about the wildlife and with so few passengers on the boat, it’s easy...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Hillary S
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

We had a fantastic trip. Christine was an expert captain and was both passionate and knowledgeable about the animals we would see. We saw two pods of dolphins initially, and she got us up close - they were swimming and jumping right next to us....More

Date of experience: July 2018
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