Monterey: Whale Watching Cruise


Experience humpback, killer, gray, and blue whales on this Monterey Bay whale-watching tour from Moss Landing. See dolphins and other native California species alongside a marine biologist.

About this activity

  • Free cancellation

    Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

  • Duration

    2.5 hour


  • Highlights
    • Make memories to last a lifetime on a whale-watching cruise from Moss Landing
    • Search for killer, blue, and minke whales in the National Marine Sanctuary
    • Cruise through Monterey Bay, one of the world's top whale-watching destinations
    • Learn more about the area and its wildlife from your marine biologist guide
    • Witness friendly dolphins, sea otters, and sealions in their natural habitat
  • Full description
    Get up close and personal with some of California's marine life on this whale-watching cruise in Monterey Bay, departing from Moss Landing. See humpback, orca, gray, and blue whales, and get the chance to spot a friendly dolphin.
    Start your cruise in the quaint fishing village of Moss Landing. From here, depart from the harbor and listen to your marine biologist guide talk about the local area and its abundance of sea creatures.
    In the harbor, you can spot the beloved Monterey Bay sea otter and numerous species of seabirds as you listen to the sealions' bark.
    Continue into the open waters of Monterey Bay, one of the top whale-watching destinations in the world. The bay's unique ocean floor allows for frequent upwellings of food, meaning you can see both resident and migrating whales...  more
  • Includes
    • Whale-watching tour
      Marine biologist guide
      Whale or dolphin sighting guarantee
  • Exclude