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Full-Day Farallon Islands Whale Watching Excursion

Highlights
  • Spot whales in their natural habitat on this Farallon Islands cruise
  • Be on the lookout for other marine wildlife such as sharks and dolphins
  • Easy-to-find meeting spot on Pier 39 for this whale-watching cruise 
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Full-Day Farallon Islands Whale Watching Excursion
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Full-Day Farallon Islands Whale Watching Excursion
US$ 99.00
Overview
This whale-watching cruise to the Farallon Islands from San Francisco gets you close to wildlife including whales, dolphins, birds, and other marine wildlife. Live commentary on board adds to your understanding of the area. With an easy-to-find meeting spot on Pier 39 and an early start time, this tour allows time for plans afterward.
What to Expect

Meet for your Farallon Islands whale-watching cruise on Pier 39 about 30 minutes before your cruise time. Dress for wet, chilly weather and come prepared with a full packed meal for lunch and remedies for seasickness if that’s a concern.

Once onboard, set out in search of whales and other marine life, such as sharks and dolphins. Your guide tells you about the sea life as well as the history of the area.

This Farallon Islands whale-watching cruise returns to Pier 39, where you can decide what your plans are for the rest of the afternoon.

Reviews (29)
1 - 5 of 28 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago
Amazing!!! We loved it!

We had a wonderful time. Yes the seating crowded, and at first I had to sit in the cabin and was not happy about it, but instead of being a whiner about it I set out to find a seat. There was a lady sitting...More

Thank copemf
SFWT, Public Relations Manager at San Francisco Whale Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for joining us on a whale watching adventure. We appreciate your review.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Absolutely amazing experience

Trip date 9-29-2018 We had three weeks in the States and we saved whale watching until our last day, boy was it the climax to our vacation. Just a short time after going past the Golden Gate Bridge it was game on, whales everywhere, even...More

Thank Steve R
SFWT, Public Relations Manager at San Francisco Whale Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for including us in your San Francisco experience. We appreciate your review.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Incredible Day at Sea!

I was blown away by the professionalism and knowledge of the staff of the Kitty Kat. The captain, first mate, and 2 guides were so, so great. They all went out of their way to ensure we were comfortable and our questions were answered. We...More

Thank chefdavehorn
SFWT, Public Relations Manager at San Francisco Whale Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We're so glad you enjoyed your time with us. Thank you for your review.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Awesome trip and fabulous crew

We had a spectacular trip. Had to have seen 25 to 30 whales with many of them breaching and and flapping their fins to wave at us. The boat's captain (Mike I think) did a fantastic job maneuvering the boat to get us good viewing...More

Thank jdaugh6
SFWT, Public Relations Manager at San Francisco Whale Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for joining us on a whale watching adventure. We appreciate your review.

Reviewed 1 September 2018
Safe, Timely and Ho-Hum

This is the whale watching tour for people on a schedule. Captain Nazar has a schedule to keep and he keeps it. It doesn't matter if you're right in the midst of humpback whales lunge feeding — if you delay too long you might something...More

1  Thank Ernst S
SFWT, Public Relations Manager at San Francisco Whale Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

We're sorry your experience was not what you were expecting. We try to maintain the schedule because we have multiple trips each day. Delaying our return takes away from other passengers experience. Thank you for your feedback.

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Yes, there is a small rest room, close quarters but gets the job done.
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