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Wonderful trip

We had an incredible day today, we did the full day trip. We were luckily enough to see a huge... read more

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LisaWoo13
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Trentham, United Kingdom
What a lovely morning

We saw a documentary last year about this tour and booked it 11 months ago. The wait seemed so long... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
DaveOver
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Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lived here all my 60 years and this is the first time I have gone whale watching. The crew was amazing and informative. Can’t wait to go again!

Date of experience: September 2019
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Nancy B, Owner at Monterey Bay Whale Watch, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the great review! We are so happy to hear you came out with us and had such a great trip! We look forward to seeing you again in the future!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had an absolutely incredible day of whale watching with this company! Professional and knowledgeable staff and nice boat. We saw blue whales and humpbacks, as well as ocean sunfish, sea otters, marbled murrlets, and dolphin fish. The swells were very big, 6-8 feet but the boat handled them well under the skilled hands of the skipper, Captain Mike. Staff checked on passengers who were not feeling well frequently.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Rosie1727
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Nancy B, Owner at Monterey Bay Whale Watch, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Rosie, thanks for the great review! We are happy to hear you had such a great trip and we hope to see you again in the future!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went whale watching with the Monterey Bay Whale Watch. The ship was clean and the crew was nice. The deck hands and leader knew about whales and provided information on the whales and dolphins we were seeing. The highlight was that we saw blue whales! Blue Whales!!! There are only about 5000 left in the world and we saw a pod of between 3 and 7. We also saw lots of dolphins and purposes. We also got to see about 20 “wild” sea otters floating in the kelp.
This was the only whale watching tour I took but they are the best!

Date of experience: September 2019
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Nancy B, Owner at Monterey Bay Whale Watch, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the review! We are so happy to hear you had such a positive experience and we hope to see you again in the future!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My first experience whale watching and I was thrilled. Wonderful experience, I even saw a humpback breach!

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Teresa V
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Nancy B, Owner at Monterey Bay Whale Watch, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Teresa,
Thank you so much for the review! We are happy to hear you enjoyed your experience and we hope to see you again soon!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

At the ripe old age of 56 , this was one of the most special moments of my life. I set off hoping to see the odd hump or tail or spay of water but was totally blown away by the amount of whale activity. But a vision that is imprinted in my memory, was two humpback whales breaching, right next to our boat. An incredible, emotional, unforgettable experience. Thank you so much.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Nancy B, Owner at Monterey Bay Whale Watch, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Kim, thank you so much for the review! It makes us incredibly happy to hear that you had such an emotional experience. We hope to see you again in the future!

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