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Whale-Watching Cruise from Newport Beach
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Whale-Watching Cruise from Newport Beach

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Cruise off the coast of Orange County in search of whales on this 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. Watch for blows and tail slaps; these signal that humpback, minke, grey, finback or giant blue whales are near. Dolphins and other marine life are also in abundance during this family-friendly, year-round whale watching tour.
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  • 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$34.00
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Newport Beach Whale and Dolphin Watching Cruise

Newport Beach Whale and Dolphin Watching Cruise

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Watch for whales and dolphins off Newport Beach aboard a double-decker catamaran with bow seating and 360-degree views. A diverse array of marine wildlife thrives in the protected area just outside Newport Bay, and you'll have the chance to see humpbacks, gray whales, finback whales, blue whales, seals, and several species of dolphins. The boat has a 96% success rate spotting whales or dolphins, making this a great way to explore California wildlife in a gorgeous natural environment.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$37.62
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Private VIP Whale & Dolphin Watching Tour with Capt. Nick in Newport Beach
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Private VIP Whale & Dolphin Watching Tour with Capt. Nick in Newport Beach

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We specialize in a more EXCITING and INTERACTIVE Whale and Dolphin Watching experience on our fast, state of the art 26' commercial built center console boats - where speed, comfort and safety come first. This on the water experience is all about Comfort, Connection and Customization. We have the speed to access more whales and dolphins, and allows us more time with the amazing wildlife. All of our trips are limited to 2-6 passengers offering The Ultimate Whale & Dolphin Watching experience in a 2hr tour of the coastal waters off Newport Beach, Orange County, CA. No more big slow boats with 100+ people crammed on. This trip is all about you!
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  • 2 hours to 2 hours 30 minutes
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Private Newport Harbor Cruise for up to 6 Guests

Private Newport Harbor Cruise for up to 6 Guests

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Our classic two hour harbor cruise departs all throughout the day, offering guests a unique and private experience! Tour Newport’s luxurious harbor passing by multi-million dollar yachts and waterfront homes. Enjoy ice cold waters on us, but of course, feel free to bring any food or beverages to make your trip more enjoyable! Turn up the music, enjoy a beverage, and have fun with BayWatch Boat Charters! Your charter includes a captain and can accommodate up to 6 guests. Enjoy an unprecedented luxury harbor cruise or ocean excursion and get a local crew that will offer an unprecedented experience.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$469.00
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The Temecula Wine Tour from South Orange County

The Temecula Wine Tour from South Orange County

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On this guided California wine tasting tour, join BEST COAST TOURS as we visit four different local wineries. Savor the hundreds of award-winning wines offered by the local wineries and vineyards while enjoying the irresistible charm of their friendly tasting rooms. During the tour, enjoy tastings included at three wineries, a charcuterie board, and a picnic stop (lunch not included). Complementary pickups offered throughout Old Town Temecula and the Wine Valley. Complementary pickups offered throughout South Orange County. For parties larger than 6 people, accommodations can be made from Irvine, Laguna Beach, Newport beach, and Anaheim.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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The San Diego Tour from South Orange County

The San Diego Tour from South Orange County

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Pack a ton of San Diego sights into one day during this San Diego tour with Orange County pickup and drop-off included. You’ll explore the beaches of La Jolla, Seaport Village, Downtown San Diego, and Coronado Island with three brothers who grew up in Southern California as your guides. Not only do your guides know the area well, they also know the best times to visit these popular spots for the best experience possible.
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  • 8 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$109.10
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Private Dolphin and Whale Watching Tour in Newport Beach
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Private Dolphin and Whale Watching Tour in Newport Beach

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Come aboard Newport Surfrider for an adventure of a lifetime, one of the nicest RHIB (rigid-hulled inflatable boat) boats in Newport Harbor. Captain has over 20 years of experience working on the water and is a certified naturalist. State of the art vessel will do 40+mph to optimize chances of finding marine mammals.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
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Ultimate Whale and Dolphin Watching in Newport Beach, 6 person maximum
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Ultimate Whale and Dolphin Watching in Newport Beach, 6 person maximum

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See some of the world’s most majestic marine animals during this private whale and dolphin watching excursion. Set out from Newport Beach around sunset and enjoy a relaxing evening searching for these beautiful mammals. Take in the coastal views while your captain points out points of interest and marine life. Life jackets are included for all guests.
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  • 2 hours to 2 hours 30 minutes
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$99.00
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Whale Watching Cruise Los Angeles, Santa Monica, Newport Beach, Marina Del Rey

Whale Watching Cruise Los Angeles, Santa Monica, Newport Beach, Marina Del Rey

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Take a thrilling whale-watching excursion off the Palos Verdes Peninsula. Travel along the coast of Los Angeles and experience marine wildlife up close. Enjoy a glass or wine or beer, a light snack, or other beverage from the boat’s galley. Sit either inside or out on our 45-passenger vessel as you search the Pacific for Gray, Humpback, and Sperm whales, sharks, seabirds, dolphins and sea lions on this memorable outing.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes to 3 hours
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$60.00
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Private Newport Harbor Christmas Boat Parade Cruise from BayWatch Boat Charters

Private Newport Harbor Christmas Boat Parade Cruise from BayWatch Boat Charters

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Private 90 minute cruise for up to 6 Guests from BayWatch Boat Charters! Boat Parade Cruises December 15-19th Tour Newport’s luxurious harbor and admire the beautifully decorated boats, yachts, and homes during the parade. We provide an intimate and exclusive experience to remember forever. Our private boat cruises are the best way to feel immersed in the harbor’s holiday cheer and view the boat parade from a front row seat. Enjoy complimentary apple cider and blankets onboard, or bring food and beverages to make the night more special. Speak with our concierge before your cruise to plan your perfect experience. Holiday Harbor Lights Cruises Dec 1-14th & Dec 20- Jan 2nd Newport Harbor is home to some of the most expensive properties in the world, all wonderfully decorated and impressively lit with holiday lights. We offer the perfect private cruise to admire the harbor lights from the water throughout the month of December. Enjoy spectacular views and indulge in the holiday cheer.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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$699.00
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90 min Private Holiday Lights Harbor Cruise in Newport Beach, 6 person maximum

90 min Private Holiday Lights Harbor Cruise in Newport Beach, 6 person maximum

Join us for your very own VIP Private tour (up to 6 guests in your group) of Newport Harbor during the month of December. Skip the lines and the crowds of 100+ people crammed on a boat. Gather friends and family for an exclusive front row seat - your own boat with your own professional captain to escort you to the amazing light spectacle of lavish homes and beautiful yachts stunningly decorated along Newport Harbor, Newport Beach.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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What people are saying about Water Tours in Newport Beach

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Whale-Watching Cruise from Newport Beach
"We had a dolphin palooza! Hundreds of dolphins. Both sides of the boat. Lots of moms and babies. It was incredible!"..."
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Newport Beach Whale and Dolphin Watching Cruise
"Great staff. Wonderful boat ride!! They really tried to look for the whales. Made everyone feel fine."..."
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Private VIP Whale & Dolphin Watching Tour with Capt. Nick in Newport Beach
"Amazing! Our kids are 25, 11 and 4 and it’s impossible to find an activity that appeals to everyone. Captain Nick somehow managed! We saw a pod of 250 - 300 dolphins. It was stunning and an experience that our family will never forgot. Skip the large tour boat and book with Captain Nick instead. You will not be disappointed!"..."
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Private Newport Harbor Cruise for up to 6 Guests
"Mike was an excellent captain. He was so knowledgeable about the harbor and fun. We had lots of laughs."..."
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The Temecula Wine Tour from South Orange County
"We were so happy with this great experience! Our driver was so fun and professional and the wineries were perfect. I would definitely recommend this for a day trip to anyone!"..."
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The San Diego Tour from South Orange County
"This tour was great. Joseph was brilliant driver and tour guide .what I liked most is that friendly environment it was like you tour with your family and someone knew where to go and the history behind them. Brilliant. Joseph thank you very much."..."
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Private Dolphin and Whale Watching Tour in Newport Beach
"The Ride was so fun, the sight seeing was gorgeous, the captain was very friendly, saw two whales! We got far from the shore in this really fun boat, my kids loved it. I highly recommend it"..."
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Whale Watching Cruise Los Angeles, Santa Monica, Newport Beach, Marina Del Rey
"Seeing the Blue Whales and conversing with the young lady onboard providing information about everything from the whales, the break waters to Howard Hughes’ Spruce Goose. She was excellent."..."

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