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San Diego Whale & Dolphin Watching Tours


  • WHEN Ongoing from now until September 1, 2019[days & times]
  • WHERE Hornblower Cruises & Events, 970 N Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92101
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  • AGES All ages
  • COST $55 - $65

San Diego is one of the best locations to watch whales year-round! In summer, the legendary Blue Whales- the largest animals on Earth- commonly feed offshore of the San Diego coast. We often see other species such as Humpback Whales, Fin Whales, Pilot Whales and even Killer Whales on our cruises!

Hornblower Cruises are now taking reservations for San Diego Whale & Dolphin Watching Tours!

What you can expect during summer blue watching season (June To September)
- 4-hour Whale Watching excursion in San Diego
- Opportunity to spot whales, sea lions, dolphins and harbor seals
- An exclusive look at local environmental efforts
- Professional live narration on marine life from our expert captains and volunteer naturalists from the San Diego Natural History Museum (theNAT)
- Snack bars featuring hot food, full bar and souvenirs
- Climate-controlled indoor seating
- Views of famous San Diego landmarks

Cruising on Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Monday
Boarding: 8:45 a.m. | Cruising: 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Whale Guarantee: If some type of whale is not sighted on your whale watching cruise, you will receive a pass good to return for a Whale Watching Cruise or 1 or 2 Hour Harbor Cruise from Hornblower San Diego.

Dates and times of events are subject to change without notice. Always check the event organizer's website for the most updated schedule before attending.

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