San Diego is one of the best locations to watch whales year-round! There's no need to travel one hour north to Newport Beach or Dana Point to go whale watching when there are convenient boats departing from downtown San Diego! Gray Whales migrate winter-spring from feeding grounds in Alaskan waters to calving lagoons in Baja California and back. In summer, the legendary Blue Whales- the largest animals on Earth- commonly feed offshore of the San Diego coast along with Humpback Whales. We often see other species such as Fin Whales, Pilot Whales and even Killer Whales on our Hornblower Whale Watching boat cruises! See the Whale Report! This is what's going on now with whales and dolphins off San Diego coast. https://sandiegowhalewatching.com/
Love whales, dolphins, sea lions, and sea birds? Hop on board for a breathtaking experience on the open ocean. We’ll speed out to sea on one of our large, comfortable yachts and pass barking sea lions and pods of leaping dolphins as we search the horizon for whales.
Highlights: you're treated to a bay tour with live narration by our experienced captain and crew and our on-board naturalists (from the San Diego Natural History Museum). You’ll stay cozy and comfortable with both indoor and outdoor seating and a snack bar featuring hot food, a full adult beverage bar, and souvenirs for purchase.
Hornblower Cruises & Events
970 N Harbor Drive
San Diego, CA 92101
Dec 14, 2019 - ongoing
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Cruise Times: 9:30 am - 1 pm & 1:30 pm-5 pm
Recurs every Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Mon.-Fri. $45 adults, Sat./Sun. $50 adults
$5 off Whale & Dolphin Watching with Hornblower Cruises. Hornblower offers large comfortable Whale Watching boats with live narration from San Diego Natural History Museum's trained naturalists and education about famous landmarks and history.
Pier 2: 970 North Harbor Drive (At USS MIDWAY)
San Diego, CA 92101
Ticket Booth Hours: 8:30 AM - 7 PM (Mon - Sun)
* IMPORTANT PLEASE READ:Hornblower operates two boarding locations on the waterfront, located 1/2 mile apart. Please refer to your RESERVATION CONFIRMATION for the address of your correct Boarding Location. Please be advised that parking is limited in this area (see Port of SD)
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