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Boston Whale Watching Cruise

Highlights
  • Search for whales and other wildlife on a half-day tour
  • High-speed catamaran helps save time on your trip
  • Naturalist guide on board informs you about the wildlife
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Boston Whale Watching Cruise
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3-hour Whale Watching Cruise departing from Boston at 1:30pm
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3-hour Whale Watching Cruise departing from Boston at 9am
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Overview

On this whale-watching tour, cruise out to the Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary in search of humpback and fin whales, as well as harbor porpoises and Atlantic white-sided dolphins. You’ll learn about the wildlife from a naturalist guide. The high-speed catamaran helps you save time for other vacation adventures, and you can pack light, as snacks and refreshments are available for onboard purchase.

What to Expect
Make your way to the Boston’s conveniently located Central Wharf, where you’ll use your prepaid tour voucher to board a high-speed catamaran. The state-of-the-art boat allows you to access the sanctuary in just a half a day (slower boats take a full day).

Find a comfortable seat on one of three outdoor decks or inside the climate-controlled cabin. As you ride, scan the Massachusetts Bay for signs of marine life. Possible sightings include humpback whales, fin whales, minke whales, pilot whales, harbor porpoises, and Atlantic white-sided dolphins. A naturalist guide will teach you about the animals’ biology and behavior.

Pack light for the tour, as you can purchase food and beverages from an onboard snack bar. After your tour, head back to shore.
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
A day to remember

We are actually on the cruise right now. We got sea sick and barely enjoyed anything. It seems normal and no-one really care. There are not any first aid items to help As far as the whales we saw few and saw people enjoy the...More

Thank elenxhi
Reviewed 1 week ago
Worth the ride out to the Sancuary!

We were able to book this right before we had to leave Boston and I am so glad we were able to!! The morning we left it was foggy and the water was rough... everyone was feeling the motion of the ocean. A few people...More

Thank jazanimal
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Fantastic experience

We booked during a short stay in Boston. Total trip time can be up to 4 hours and is dependent on how quickly you spot the whales. Worth knowing that there are no guarantees you’ll see whales, but of you don’t you will get a...More

3  Thank Darren M
Reviewed 1 week ago
So Much Fun!

My bf and I recently took a trip to Boston and booked the whale watching tour. It definitely did not disappoint! We were on the 11am cruise. It lasted almost 4 hours so be prepared to be on the boat awhile. We saw a couple...More

Thank bulls0721
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Great 3 hours

Went on the whale watching trip not expecting to much being a bit of a cynic.Admittedly we were lucky but I could not believe we saw 5 different species of whale plus dolphins.All the time the crew gave an excellent running commentary. A very special...More

3  Thank Martin O
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Will you give me the time on wed May 9 and tell me if space is still open for me?
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