Boat Cruises and Whale Watching

• Aquarium of the Pacific’s Blue Whale Watch and Sea Life Cruise – The ocean adventure includes educational interpretation by an aquarium marine expert as well as a variety of bio-facts for all to explore. Two daily departures. Cost includes aquarium admission, $59.95 adult (12+), $42.95 child (3-11) and $56.95 senior (62+) for the Blue Whale cruise. Discounted prices available for members. Times and prices vary by season. (562) 590-3100. www.aquariumofpacific.org

 

Harbor Cruises – Harbor Breeze Cruises Long Beach, www.2seewhales.com. LA Waterfront Cruise, San Pedro, www.lawaterfrontcruises.com. Port of Long Beach, www.polb.com/community/harbortours.asp. Spirit Cruises, Long Beach and Los Angeles harbors, www.spiritmarine.com.

 

Whale Watching – Aquarium of the Pacific, see listing in this section. Capt. Dave’s Dolphin and Whale Watching Safari, Dana Point, (949) 488-2828, www.dolphinsafari.com. Dana Wharf Whale Watching, Dana Point, (949) 496-5794, www.danawharf.com. Harbor Breeze and LA Waterfront Cruises, Long Beach, (562) 432-4900, www.longbeachwhales.com, and San Pedro, (310) 547-9916, www.lawaterfrontcruises.com. Newport Landing Whale Watching, Newport Beach, (949) 675-0551, www.newportwhales.com. Ocean Institute, Dana Point, (949) 496-2274, www.ocean-institute.org. Spirit Cruises, January – March only, San Pedro, (310) 548-8080, www.spiritmarine.com.