Whale Watching & Dolphin Cruise in California
Whale watching companies offer daily cruises to search for these fantastic creatures. The courteous, experienced crew and knowledgeable Aquarium of the Pacific marine mammal educators will take you on an exciting adventure to search for awe-inspiring marine life.
Harbor Breeze vessels are the newest, most environmentally friendly vessels in the area. Their state of the art, luxury, custom built catamarans with stadium seating offer exceptional viewing. The ultra-quiet, low emission engines means whales and their marine environment are not harmed or disturbed.
Whale watching tours are available daily. Typically June through October, the largest whales and animal in the world, the blue whale, is seen feeding off of the coast of LA on our 3-3.5 hour cruises. November through May, 2 ½ to 3 hour Gray Whale tours observe the annual migration past Southern California's coastline as they travel from Alaska's Bering and Chukchi Seas to Baja, Mexico.
Year-round Orcas, Humpback whales, Fin whales, Minke Whales also can be seen engaging activities such as lunge feeding, breaching, fluking and more! This fantastic adventure is exciting for all ages. Every trip includes a knowledgeable Aquarium of the Pacific marine mammal educator who will provide you with informative commentary and interesting facts about the marine life found off our coast.
Harbor Breeze Cruises has provided public seasonal whale watching cruises in LA for the past 18 years. Our experienced captains offer a comprehensive narration detailing all of the whales, dolphins and other marine life one encounters on a Harbor Breeze whale watching cruise.
Newport Landing offers whale watching tours all year long. From December through April is the prime Grey Whale migration period. Newport Landing is ideally positioned to take advantage of the annual Grey whale migration along the Orange County coastline.
Serving visitors and residents from California and Orange County, Davey’s Locker have been providing whale watching cruises for over 30 years. Cruise off the coast of Orange County in search of whales on this 2.5-hour excursion from Newport Beach. Watch the rugged, beautiful scenery of the Pacific Coast glide by as you listen to interesting commentary from your crew about the native California marine life.