Experience the whales of Southern California in all their breathtaking natural glory
Set sail for adventure from Newport Beach to see mighty whales in action off the Laguna Beach coastline. Watch these majestic creatures as they hug the coastline on their journey across the Pacific Ocean and enjoy the rare opportunity to get spectacular close up views.
This magical tour showcases a rich abundance of marine life. According to the time of year, you’ll view grey whales, blue whales, finback whales, huge pods of dolphins that number in the thousands, seals, killer whales, sharks, and much, much more.
Marine encounters do not get better than this. Experience whale watching at its finest in beautiful coastal Newport.
Experience some of the best whale watching in Southern California. Throughout the trip, crew members provide full narration and are available to answer questions. The tour boat has an indoor bar with snacks and beverages as well as both indoor and outdoor seating. View the whales from the top observation deck for great photo opportunities..
Gray whales are medium sized whales, reaching up to 45 feet (14 m) in length. They are found only in the Pacific Ocean, with a population of approximately 26,000.
Whale watching excursions take place seven days a week all year long. Late December through April coincides with the California Gray Whale annual migration along the Orange County coastline. May through November bring the giant blue whales and finback whales into the area.
Trips are offered two times daily from October to May. Three trips are offered daily from June to September.