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2SeeWhales Harbor Breeze Cruises

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Included in the "Go-card". Like others said, no whales - only dolphins and seals. Still a great... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Vishnu_Pendyala
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San Jose, California
No Whales - but lots of dolphins!

We started our trip in Los Angeles with a last minute booking to go 'whale' watching. However, we... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Abbysummers95
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Included in the "Go-card". Like others said, no whales - only dolphins and seals. Still a great overall experience. Takes-off on time, so don't be late.

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Reviewed 6 days ago

We started our trip in Los Angeles with a last minute booking to go 'whale' watching. However, we saw no whales but lots of dolphins! When queuing to board the boat, there is a expert that comes and explains what sea life have been spotted...More

Thank Abbysummers95
Harbor B, Manager at 2SeeWhales Harbor Breeze Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for joining us on our whale watching trip! We're glad you enjoyed your time and go to see lots of dolphins. We hope to see you again in the future, gray whale season will be starting soon!

Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

It was fun we only saw dolphins and seals, no whales seen. Nice cruise fun relaxing. Only one problem is that there are a lot of cruises and they all will cruise the same areas for less than half the price. We paid 50 $...More

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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

The boat was very nice, left bang on time and had an oceanographer on board. It took about an hour to get to the area where the whales are often seen. As with any trip like this you never know what you’ll see. We saw...More

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Harbor B, Manager at 2SeeWhales Harbor Breeze Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2018

Thank you for joining us on our whale watching tour! It is shaping up to be a great Blue Whale season. We hope to see you again!

Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

We visited on a windy day, boat comfortable served snacks. Spotted a grey whale and seal what’s all. No fault of boat but a little boring. We had to wait about for lifeguard as we were flagged down by two jet skiers who were in...More

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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Brilliant !! Beautiful day, was lucky enough to see a large pod of dolphins and a whale, one of my best experiences ever. Lovely boat & helpful friendly staff, thank you all

Thank Essieee
Harbor B, Manager at 2SeeWhales Harbor Breeze Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2018

Thank you so much for joining us on the whale watching cruise. We're so glad you enjoyed your experience with us. We hope to see you again in the future.

Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

GREAT experience! Professional crew and naturalists. Modern vessel. Felt great to be on the ocean. Saw a gray whale, sea lions, seals, and stampede of common dolphins. This 2.5 hours was on many levels the best part of my week in Long Beach where I...More

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Harbor B, Manager at 2SeeWhales Harbor Breeze Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 25 March 2018

Thank you for joining us on our whale watching cruise! We're so glad you got to see a variety of marine life and that you enjoyed your trip! We hope you join us again.

Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

We went out with Harbor Breeze Tours last weekend and thoroughly enjoyed the trip. The naturalist onboard Ali, really enhanced the experience describing the types of whales, dolphins, seals, and sea lions we were seeing. In addition to seeing grey whales, we were in the...More

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Harbor B, Manager at 2SeeWhales Harbor Breeze Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

Dear John, Thank you for joining us on our whale watching tour! Our partnership with the Aquarium of the Pacific is a wonderful addition to our tours and we are happy to have them narrate our trips. We're glad you enjoyed the trips and got...More

Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

They say they can't guarantee you'll see a whale, but they try. They took us to a spot near the harbor entrance where a gray whale was feeding. The naturalist on board explained what to look for and then "thar she blows". Right where she...More

Thank Stu S
Harbor B, Manager at 2SeeWhales Harbor Breeze Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

Dear Stu, Thank you for your review! We're glad you got to see a gray whale and dolphins on your trip. Hope to see you again!

Reviewed 17 February 2018

I went out on 2/11 for a wonderful trip. We saw 2 grey whales and a pod of 150 common whales that surrounded the boat. I don't know how the crew can spot the whales but they did a excellent job finding them. Be sure...More

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Harbor B, Manager at 2SeeWhales Harbor Breeze Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2018

Thank you for reviewing our whale watching tour! We're so glad you got a chance to see gray whales and dolphins as well! Our crew are always great at spotting whales and other marine life as they have lots of experience! Hope to see you...More

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Steve N Alice A
30 May 2017|
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Response from migafre | Reviewed this property |
I bought the tickets on the internet and I paid $35. That was in November, I don't know if prices change with the season.
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Adi W
24 April 2017|
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Response from Harbor B | Property representative |
Hello Adi, It is best to purchase the tickets beforehand as spaces are limited. We would hate to be sold out when you arrive. We look forward to having you aboard. Have a wonderful day. Jared Turner
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22 March 2017|
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Response from Harbor B | Property representative |
We see our whale friends year around. This includes but is not limited to; Grey whales, Blue whales, Fin whales, Humpback whales, Orcas, and Minke whales. Also we see a lot of dolphins as well. Please join us on our state... More
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