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Whale Watching Cruise from Mission Bay provided by San Diego Whale Watch

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Whale Watching Cruise from Mission Bay

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  • You'll start at
    1617 Quivira Rd
    1617 Quivira Rd, San Diego, CA 92109, USA
    Our Ticket / check-in booth is a small grey booth with a blue awning between H2O rentals and the Fish & Chips shop facing the marina. [Click this link for our exact check in location](https://goo.gl/maps/2hJEu6fC3pR2)
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  • You'll end at
    1617 Quivira Rd
    1617 Quivira Rd, San Diego, CA 92109, USA
    Our Ticket / check-in booth is a small grey booth with a blue awning between H2O rentals and the Fish & Chips shop facing the marina. [Click this link for our exact check in location](https://goo.gl/maps/2hJEu6fC3pR2)
    See address & details
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Departure Point
1617 Quivira Rd, San Diego, CA 92109, USA
Duration
3h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Marine biologists are on the microphone explaining exactly what to expect.
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travellers can participate
  • 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 100 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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Alan K wrote a review Feb 2021
4 contributions4 helpful votes
Great experience. Crew was super friendly. (We saw dolphins but didn’t see any whales. However, reviews can’t be based on that because if whales don’t swim in the vicinity, there’s nothing you can do about it!) Easy and organized boarding and they sanitized touch points
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Date of experience: February 2021
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Saschalee wrote a review Jan 2021
2 contributions1 helpful vote
Great experience and I enjoyed the educational bits from the tour guide. We saw one grey whale, a school of molamola fish, and a pod of dolphins that happily swam alongside the boat! Unfortunately I got a little sea sick, so try to plan ahead with Dramamine because the boat does
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Date of experience: January 2021
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Alexandra T wrote a review Jan 2021
Murrieta, California1,578 contribution636 helpful votes
The crew was excellent, especially Tai, the marine biologist. He kept a very interesting commentary about the various marine animals we saw. We caught a few glimpses of a mother grey whale and her calf. The captain of the boat expertly kept up with the pair without getting too
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Date of experience: January 2021
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Jason O wrote a review Dec 2020
2 contributions1 helpful vote
Thoroughly enjoyed the trip. The crew was attentive and enthusiastic. The marine biologist shared great information with the passengers. We were able to view sea lions, multiple pods of dolphins and 2 Humpback whales. I would highly recommend them and will use them again the
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Date of experience: December 2020
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Marc L wrote a review Oct 2020
Temecula, California1 contribution1 helpful vote
This was a great trip! The crew was fantastic and the naturalist was exceptionally versed in marine knowledge. First, if you are from out of state, you may not always see whales or dolphins. It’s a big ocean. I warned my husband that we may not see anything, but it’s fun going
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Date of experience: October 2020
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Highly Recommend!!!
Have been out w SD Whale Watching several times. Deck hands, Captain, marine biologists are all phenomenal!!!! Hav
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makiii5
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Disappointing whale watching trip during covid and rough waters
I’ve been on several whale watching trips with various companies/locations in the past, and unfortunately this one
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987morganec
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Amazing
At the beginning we choose to see with my friend the Wales but we finally saw the dolphin after an unforeseen situa
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needtovaca
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Disappointing
3 hours and all we saw was dolphins. Crew was nice and did give 50% off next trip out but we aren’t from here and w
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MohQut
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Ocean and whales what more can you ask for
It was one of the most amazing things ever, the cruise takes off from Harbor Drive, next to the USS Midway. The cru
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LizzyB01
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whale and dolphin mecca
unforgettable experience for all of us in the group. we went on Friday night 24 July for the sunset cruise and wow
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bkch4184256
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1000+ dolphins and a few humpback whales!
Unbelievable. In Feb we saw a mega pod of 1000+ dolphins and a few humpback whales, much more than we expected to s
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SDJackstraw
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Really Excellent Experience
We have been on many whale watch trips -- Baja California,British Columbia, San Juan Isalnds and Alaska, but never
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PattyW121
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sadly we barely got out of the bay
I can't really rate the dolphin and whale watching experience because sadly the weather was so rough we got out of
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parkflew
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Whale watching
We went on a whale watching trip on Valentines Day. It was so wonderful!! It started with Gail at the ticket booth.
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Kayel0988
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Whales and Dolphins
This was the perfect cruise for my family! We went with three kids ages 7-11 and grandparents. We chose this cruise
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Jim A
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A Whale of a Time!
This was a really fun whale watching cruise. As we left the harbor, a sea lion on a bouey was waving goodbye (yes,
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KarthikRamachandran
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Decent Trip into the Pacific
Had an extra day after a business conference and went for a whale watching trip with friends. I admit I didn’t get
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469heathere
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Such an Awesome Experiance
We didn't see any whales on this trip, but it was a great ride and we did see a lot of dolphins! The crew was great
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michiganredrose
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Amazing whale watching trip!
We had such an incredible trip and were so lucky to see 5 humpback whales, a large pod of rare Risso’s dolphins and
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