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Whale Watching Tour in Gloucester provided by Cape Ann Whale Watch

Whale Watching Tour in Gloucester

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Optimize your chances of seeing whales in the wild on this catamaran cruise around the Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary. Benefit from the insights of your professional guide as you sail between hotspots for humpbacks, dolphins, and more, and enjoy a choice of morning or afternoon departure to conveniently slot the family-friendly trip into your schedule.
  • Optimize chances of spotting wild whales on a guided tour
  • Benefit from the expert knowledge of an on-board naturalist
  • Choose a morning or afternoon departure to suit your schedule
  • Absorb sweeping coastal views as you cruise by catamaran
Important Information
Departure Point
415 Main St, Gloucester, MA 01930, USA
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Naturalist onboard
  • Professional guide
  • Full galley
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Please dress appropriately to current weather conditions
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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silvajeanne82 wrote a review 10 Jul
1 contribution
We were able to see dolphins as well as the humpback whales. It was my 6 year olds son first time and he loved it!
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Date of experience: July 2020
Kathleen C wrote a review 10 Jul
Lindsay, Oklahoma1 contribution1 helpful vote
This excursion exceeded all my expectations. The staff were helpful and courteous from the moment we drove in until we drove out. You could tell the staff loved what they do and were very willing to answer questions and share their knowledge. They worked hard to keep us safe
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Date of experience: July 2020
chewyhyde wrote a review 9 Jul
Bozrah, Connecticut
I’ve been on many whale watches and Cape Ann is the only whale watching company I’ll go with to Stellwagen Bank. The crew is always extremely helpful. Other naturalists on other watches I’ve been on have given limited information on the whales but the naturalists with Cape Ann
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Date of experience: July 2020
lunaknight wrote a review 9 Jul
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Absolutely majestic experience. The ship is very clean and the crew was very friendly and knowledgeable. We learned a lot about whales found off the coast of Mass. We saw so many whales. We definitely will be coming back again.
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Date of experience: July 2020
tmt7193 wrote a review 9 Jul
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Cape Ann Whale Watch created a fun, educational, and safe experience! They completely followed COVID-19 guidelines throughout the entire trip. I would highly recommend to anyone visiting Gloucester!
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Date of experience: July 2020
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By: Cape Ann Whale Watch
Cape Ann Whale Watch Does a Great Job
We enjoyed our trip, even with COVID precautions in place. Everything was explained clearly, crew was friendly and
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Amazing experience!
Cape Ann whale watch was such a great time! They were organized and totally prepared for social distancing and prop
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Excellent whale watch
I got SO seasick!!! The actual whale watch was amazing although if I weren’t sick I would have enjoyed myself so m
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Great family outing.
This was an excellent outing. Ship was large and comfortable, crew was knowledgeable and engaging. Left right on ti
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Best crew ever!!
We had a bunch to choose from but this was the best fast boat newer and very knowledgeable crew! They really made i
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Enjoyable experience
Easy to book on-line. Grumpy car park attendant did not make a good first impression on arrival, but quickly impro
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Rob J
Cape Ann Whale Watch - Fantastic !!!!!!!
Absolute amazing experience!!!! The educators were friendly and informative- cannot fault ! All I would say is, i
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Wonderful time
It was a great trip. Very knowledgeable staff. Definitely want to do it again. Just wish it was a little less expen
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Wonderful Watch
We were impressed with the entire crew. They were polite, professional and competent. The marine biologist’s presen
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whale watch
easy parking and free crew was very friendly and informed very knowledgeable and educational experience highly re
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Second time for us and it was just as wonderful as the first! The crew and captain are fabulous.We went on probably
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Helpful staff, nice day out
Jaime was a great naturalist and very friendly. The crew was amazing, always there if you needed something.
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Lack of warning
The website mentioned to bring a jacket because it gets 20 under the normal but it felt like death. I feel they sho
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Perfect family outing
I took my 4 and 6 year olds and we had a wonderful day! Very informative, plenty of sightings to keep the kids intr
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Quite a Show!!!!!
Lovely experience. There were several sightings. The naturalist gave a good commentary of what we were seeing. Ver
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