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Summer Whale & Dolphin Watching Cruise

San Diego, CA

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San Diego, CA

Get up close and personal with California’s majestic whales and dolphins during this 4-hour adventure from San Diego!

  • Spot whales, dolphins, sea lions and marine birds as you head into the open ocean
  • Listen to live, expert narration on marine life from your captains and volunteer naturalists
  • Enjoy spacious sun deck seating with rail space all around the ship for great viewing
  • Get an exclusive look at local ongoing environmental efforts to protect wildlife
  • Explore one of the best locations for dolphin & whale watching on this thrilling adventure!
When Do I Choose A Date?
Either yourself or the lucky recipient can make a booking and select dates once you are in receipt of the voucher. You'll register the voucher, follow the booking instructions and your experience with us begins!

June - September:
Friday - Monday: 9:00 AM

Essential Information
  • Children 3 and under are complimentary
  • Full snack bar with hot and cold items available for purchase
  • Coast Guard regulations require valid photo ID to board
This experience lasts approximately 4 hours.
Experience Provider Info
Complete information for your Experience Provider, including contact information, will be included on your booking confirmation email once you or your gift recipient have scheduled the experience. Our Product Management team handpicks top-rated experience providers, removing the guesswork for you and ensuring your peace of mind.
Maximum Participants
This experience can accommodate groups of all sizes.
This experience is for booked participants only.
Weather Dependent
This experience is weather dependent.
What To Wear
Wear casual, comfortable clothing that is appropriate for the weather. A hat, light sweater or jacket, and sunglasses are recommended.
Are there any age restrictions?

No, there is no age limit. Children 3 and under sail for free.

Is this experience wheelchair accessible?

Yes, depending on which pier the cruise departs from. Please let Virgin Experience Gifts know of any special needs at the time of booking so that accommodations can be made.

Experience Vouchers that have not been redeemed can be returned hassle-free within 14 days. All refunds will be made to the original purchaser.
Experience Vouchers that have not been redeemed can be exchanged for anything else in our marketplace at any time.  If you choose to exchange for an experience that costs more, you'll simply have to pay the difference. If you choose to exchange for an experience that costs less, you'll have a credit towards your next booking with Virgin Experience Gifts.

Cancellation Policy

Once you have received a booking confirmation, all bookings are final. No cancellations or rescheduling requests will be allowed. Failure to appear on your booked date or to cancel prior to your booked date will result in the loss of the value of your experience. In the event that your tour is cancelled due to inclement weather, you will be able to reschedule directly with the experience provider.


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