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San Diego Whale Watch

#17 of 156 Boat Tours & Water Sports in San Diego Features Animals
1717 Quivira Rd, San Diego, CA 92109-7811
+1 619-839-0128
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A 3 Hour Tour

We enjoyed the trip. We took Bonine which they sell when you check in just in case. No blue whale... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Roger H
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Santa Rosa, California
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Can't control nature

We went out for a 3 hour tour, yup. Insert Gilligan's Island puns. Sadly we didn't see many whales... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Lynneraz
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Peoria, Arizona
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  • Average5%
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1717 Quivira Rd, San Diego, CA 92109-7811
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed the trip. We took Bonine which they sell when you check in just in case. No blue whale sightings but large pods of common dolphins in stampede mode were very entertaining. Check out Groupon for half price rate.

Thank Roger H
Reviewed 3 days ago

We went out for a 3 hour tour, yup. Insert Gilligan's Island puns. Sadly we didn't see many whales. Aside from the Minke whale that was hiding from us. There were many amazing dolphins though. Seeing them up close and in the wild is a...More

Thank Lynneraz
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a nice enjoyable trip three hour tour that started on time & weather was beautiful. The tour guide who is an expert in aquatic animals did a fantastic job unfortunately we did not see any whales. We did see numerous schools of dolphins,birds...More

Thank Rich933
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I had a great time on this tour. We saw hundreds of dolphins as well as two blue whales. The staff was professional, friendly, and very informative. Bring a jacket, it gets windy!

Thank Benjamin J
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our second outing with SDWW. Our last one was as a couple, this one with family. It was fabulous. We saw blue whales and dolphins galore. The crew is always circulating, checking on everyone and interacting. Hint: if you've never been on a...More

Thank DanaMom4Life
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My kids and I had a great time! We saw 3 different blue whales, a fin whale, and a pod of over 100 dolphins, including babies. It was a thrilling experience. The staff was awesome and the trip and scenery alone was lovely. I highly...More

Thank Nicole S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great afternoon trip. Saw 100's of Dolphins and two Blue whales. Captain and crew were great! Will come again.

Thank Mary C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best day! We saw 3 blue whales, a fin whale, common dolphins, bottleneck dolphins and soooo many huge jumping tuna. Not sure how this day could ever be beat!

Thank FAQuilts
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

2nd time doing this tour and loved it again. Great staff! Remember to dress warm it is cold on the boat.

Thank Jeanne H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful calm sunny day. Boat was full but still room to move around. Sat on top deck does get chilly once out on the open water, take something warm to slip on. Saw lots of bottlenose and common dolphins in various pods. They seemed really...More

Thank 123LS
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maressavilla
30 May 2017|
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Response from San Diego Whale... T | Property representative |
Hello! Please disregard the previous answer from another reviewer. The end of April serves as a great time to spot Gray Whales, specifically, migrating up the California Coast. Following this migration, the Blue Whales begin... More
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chiawoon
24 April 2017|
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Response from San Diego Whale... T | Property representative |
You can find all information regarding our whale watching trips on our company website which is displayed on TripAdvisor. The check in location is at 1717 Quivira Rd, San Diego CA, 92109. The morning trip departs at 10:00... More
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jayneharvey
4 April 2017|
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Response from San Diego Whale... T | Property representative |
Hello! This month we will be spotting the last of the northbound Gray Whales on their way up to Alaska from Baja, Mexico. Our chances to see Gray Whales will remain high until May. We could also find Humpback Whales, Minke... More
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