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Boston Whale Watching Cruise

From US$55.65
Highlights
  • Search for whales and other wildlife on a half-day tour
  • High-speed catamaran helps save time on your trip
  • Naturalist guide on board informs you about the wildlife
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Boston Whale Watching Cruise
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3-hour Whale Watching Cruise departing from Boston at 1:30pm
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3-hour Whale Watching Cruise departing from Boston at 9am
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Overview

On this whale-watching tour, cruise out to the Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary in search of humpback and fin whales, as well as harbor porpoises and Atlantic white-sided dolphins. You’ll learn about the wildlife from a naturalist guide. The high-speed catamaran helps you save time for other vacation adventures, and you can pack light, as snacks and refreshments are available for onboard purchase.

What to Expect
Make your way to the Boston’s conveniently located Central Wharf, where you’ll use your prepaid tour voucher to board a high-speed catamaran. The state-of-the-art boat allows you to access the sanctuary in just a half a day (slower boats take a full day).

Find a comfortable seat on one of three outdoor decks or inside the climate-controlled cabin. As you ride, scan the Massachusetts Bay for signs of marine life. Possible sightings include humpback whales, fin whales, minke whales, pilot whales, harbor porpoises, and Atlantic white-sided dolphins. A naturalist guide will teach you about the animals’ biology and behavior.

Pack light for the tour, as you can purchase food and beverages from an onboard snack bar. After your tour, head back to shore.
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Reviewed 2 days ago
Awesome tour

A very informative tour with excellent guides and staff. Saw so many dolphins and whales. A remarkable scene right out of Boston Harbor

Thank LovetheBurg
Reviewed 2 days ago
Whales and more!

Although this trip was very cold (I had three jackets on), it was well worth the excursion. Throughout the day we saw 25 whales (mostly Humpback and one Minke) and lots and lots of Dolphins. At one point, four giant whales came up right by...More

Thank littlebabybacon
Reviewed 3 days ago
Swa so many Whales and Dolphins

The boat was huge, but i guess it had to be the number of people on board. Very impressed with their whale finding skills as the y had said they offer a voucher if they dont find any, great, if i hadnt booked the trip...More

Thank Bryan P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
We saw whales!

Weather was cold as hell, and the boat does boogie, which made the windchill below 0, but we saw about 6-8 humpbacks and about a dozen dolphin. The only knock I have is the captain would point the boat at a blow and slowly run...More

4  Thank Greg M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Worth Every Penny!

It was cold and there was no guarantee of seeing a whale but this ended up being one of the most majestic experiences of my life! We saw a fin whale breach about 20 yards away, some minke whales and a pod of atlantic dolphins....More

3  Thank Bart K
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Same as Ray. But I saw a garage by the dock for $28/day. Check out spothero . com
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