Rating Summary:
Rating: 4.6  1,176 rating points
# of Reviews Positive
Points
Negative
Points
= Overall
Rating
% Positive Average
Rating
Last 3 months 204 462 10 = 452 97% 4.5
Last 6 months 296 671 13 = 658 97% 4.6
Last 12 months 523 1,208 32 = 1,176 96% 4.6
All 4,342 8,993 323 = 8,670 95% 4.4
Ratings by Activity
(Each activity's ratings from the last 12 months)
Overall
Rating
% Positive Average
Rating
Whale Watching in Gray Whale Season 359 97% 4.6 Read Reviews Info & Tickets
1/2 Priced Tuesday Whale Watch 331 99% 4.7 Read Reviews Info & Tickets
Catamaran Adventure Cruises 289 100% 4.8 Read Reviews Info & Tickets
1/2 Day and Twilight Fishing Trips 153 85% 4.1 Read Reviews Info & Tickets
Whale and Dolphin Watching Adventure Tour 40 100% 4.8 Read Reviews Info & Tickets
1/2 Priced Whale Watch (past event) 4 100% 4.5 Read Reviews Info & Tickets
1/2 Priced Catamaran Adventure Whale Watch Cruises 0 0% 0.0
Rating Date Attended Reviewer Sort Descending Gender Age Where From? Group Type?
Rating: 5
Great
Tue, Nov 23, 10   3:30 PM randeek Female 60-69 Domestic Tourist(s) Family With Children
Highly recommended,we enjoyed it very much
Rating: 4
Good time!
Fri, Jun 10, 11   10:00 AM randallandwe Female 30-39 Domestic Tourist(s) Family With Children
the boat crew was great! organized from the time we checked in, the crew were helpful with lines, poles, bait. it was great to have live bait. some of the 'regulars' were nice and friendly, too, but as we were first timers to this type of fishing, the regulars grabbed the best places to fish on the boat and not until the very end, my kids were given the opportunity to fish off the back of the boat. my 11 year old son was extremely disappointed he was the only one in our group who didn't even have a hook up. it was a nice boat ride, as we saw seals and flocks of pelicans.
Rating: 4
Nice sunset cruise
Mon, Oct 5, 09   5:00 PM ranchforeman Female 40-49 Domestic Tourist(s) Group of Friends
Saw sea lions. Did not see anything else. gorgeous sunset view. Would maybe go earlier as we were cold. Web site said that if we did not get to see dolphins or whales, would get a $10 coupon for next trip. We were not offered that. Could tell the guys tried really hard to spot something. They said the whales were not seen in this area yet so wondered why this was advertised as a whale watching adventure. Felt somewhat misled on that. Overall good we went, saw the beautiful coastline and the sunset.
Rating: 5
AMAZING
Sat, Dec 17, 11   12:00 PM RaNayNay Female 40-49 Local Family With Children
A very friendly group of guides. Very knowledgeable of all sea life and their habits and patterns. Went way out of the way to find a gray whale and found him and cruised with him for a while. Cruised for quite some time with the dolphin as well. They made you very comfortable and walked around making sure that all questions were answered and nobody was unsatisfied. This was for my daughters birthday and we did an early afternoon cruise, it was perfect and a perfect fun beginning to her day!!! HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!!! They were too cool and it was way fun!!!
Rating: 5
Definitely worth it!
Sun, Jan 29, 12   2:00 PM ramoomar816 Male 20-29 Local Couple on a Date
I decided to surprise my girlfriend by taking her here because her favorite animal are dolphins. Even though we didn't happen to see any whales on this specific trip there were dolphins galore! Personally I had never seen so many of them and they swim right up to the ship so they are easy to see! We definitely had a great time! Crew and everyone were very nice and knowledgable as well. Worth it.
Rating: 4
Didn't see any whales, but had a great time anyway
Sat, Feb 2, 13   10:00 AM ramonajean Female 50-59 Local Group of Friends
Great!
Rating: 2
Too Crowded on Tuesdays
Tue, Aug 19, 08   6:30 AM RalphRoybal Male 60-69 Local Individual
The price was great. The fishing wasn't good on the day I went. I only caught two tiny Sculpin. The boat was way too crowded. I would not suggest going on 1/2 price Tuesdays.
Rating: 5
always a fun afternoon
Sun, Feb 14, 10   4:00 PM ralphkochjr Male 70+ Local Couple on a Date
Have taken this excursion several times and is always very enjoyable. We even saw some rare whales, but whales or not its a great cruise
Rating: 5
Had a great time!
Sat, Mar 2, 13   11:30 AM rallen8 Male 20-29 Local Other
This trip was required for marine science class, but I enjoyed it more than I expected and will definitely go again just for fun!
Rating: 4
OK cruise
Sun, Jun 20, 10   6:00 PM rali08 Male 20-29 Local Family With Children
It was an ok cruise did not spot a whale. i know its not guaranteed but only saw a pod of dolphins in the entire cruise. Crew was helpful and energetic. The only downside was that for half the cruise we just sailed looking for animals
Rating: 5
Fantastic Trip !!!
Wed, Dec 9, 09   12:00 PM rajeshprasad Male 40-49 Domestic Tourist(s) Family With Children
It was a fun trip for all of us. We saw so many Dolphins and Sea Lions, but we weren't lucky to see any Whales. My kids were so excited to see the Dolphins in their natural environment. My little one was telling to everybody in school the next day about her trip and that she saw Dolphins coming under the boat. She was so happy. It is one in a lifetime opportunity to watch Dolphins and Whales in their natural habitat playing and swimming. We went their with my cousins who came to visit us. They also had a wonderful trip. I think it's a wonderful family outing. The boats are big and spacious and they have a small sitting area where you can sit and eat inside the boat. You can also see whales and dolphins from the top roof of the boat.
Rating: 2
Did not see any whales
Tue, Dec 29, 09   2:00 PM RajeshMirani Male 40-49 International Tourist(s) Family With Children
We could not see any whales. The boat driver was just circling around in a small area where dolphins were swimming. Towards the end he headed home and apologized for not able to spot any whales. He could have gone deeper into the ocean rather than circling in the same area and giving speeches about the lives of dolphins.
Rating: 5
Awesome ride!
Thu, Nov 17, 11   12:00 PM rajajoya Male 40-49 Domestic Tourist(s) Couple on a Date
Even though we just saw a glimpse of 2 whales, we saw a lot of Dolphins and they really entertained us. The captain went out of his way (extra 30 mins) to look for signs of other whales. It was a cloudy and chilly day, but we really enjoyed a lot!!
Rating: 5
Great Tour
Wed, Dec 10, 08   2:00 PM ragapt633 Male 40-49 Domestic Tourist(s) Couple on a Date
great Tour - boat was very comfortable - did not see any whales (saw dolphins and sea lions though) but we were given free return tickets.
Rating: 4
Whales but no whales?
Sat, Jan 21, 12   2:00 PM rafiki_22 Female 40-49 Combination Other
As an advise, I really recommend if you don't like ocean, or you know you can have nausea, please don't go on board. Vomit is not something very cool, if you trow in the ocean, its ok, but inside the boat, not very cool. So, please, think about that and think there's other people with you in the boat. We were not able to see any whale, the weather conditions were not good, ocean very rough and many white waves. Basically it was a nice round trip in a boat for a couple of hours. They give us passes to go see the whales again sometime in the future. I love ocean, I didn't care much about not seeing whales, also because I live in the area, I can basically go anytime. It's just a matter of luck.