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Bella Monterey Bay

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Address: 32 Cannery Row Ste 8, Monterey, CA 93940-2924
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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47'Luxury Italian Racer Cruiser sailing yacht for your personal and...

47'Luxury Italian Racer Cruiser sailing yacht for your personal and intimate pleasure for sailing our beautiful Monterey Bay Sanctuary. Bring all your own goodies and party with Bella on the Bay Monterey. All amenity's you will need on board. Only 6 guests per cruise for our groups so its spacious and intimate. Or private Charters for up to 6 max. Please! its just me and my boat so if I don't answer right away leave me a message and I will return the call as soon as I am able. Thanks Your Captain Christian...;)

      My Whale watch trip is 4 hours and goes from 10am til 2pm its my half day special for 650.00 for up to 6 total guests. You bring your own lunch and goodies for the trip, beer and wine is OK too. Its private only so it would just be you guys . We will see whales almost for sure on my half day special and plenty of time to enjoy them . The seas and wind is usually calm in the morning and will pick up typically around 12 or so for a great sail coming home.

      My 2 hour group sales are 85.00 per person and go from 2 to 4 or 4 to 6. You also can bring your own beer and wine and snacks if you wish. On the 2 hour sails we see whales and dolphins all the time but there are definitely no guarantees to see everything every time because they need to be in the area we are sailing and close enough to get to them in the one hour out that we sail.

      We are blessed to have some whales here year round and plenty of Dolphins come through all year too.

      My private sails are 175.00 an hour with a 2 hour minimum for up to 6 total guest and we could go any time that I am not already scheduled. Again you can bring your own goodies aboard .On the 2 hour sails we see whales and dolphins all the time but there are definitely no guarantees to see everything every time because they need to be in the area we are sailing and close enough to get to them in the one hour out that we sail.

      Hope to see ya here for something .

Thanks You

Your Captain Christian....:)

PS The evening sail is rare to see whales..

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Wonderful afternoon sailing & whale watchin on the Tierra Lynn

My wife and I took her son, his wife, and two friends out sailing and whale watching on Tierra Lynn, the beautiful sailboat operated by Christian of Bella on the Bay. The winds... read more

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Monterey, California

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Monterey, California
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I took her son, his wife, and two friends out sailing and whale watching on Tierra Lynn, the beautiful sailboat operated by Christian of Bella on the Bay. The winds were good, the sailing good and brisk, and we even saw a couple of humpback whales just off Monterey. What a wonderful day and experience. While most... More 

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Calabasas, California
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I called Christian the captain with short notice and he fit us in to his schedule. He delivered everything he promised and even more. We got to see whales on the trip which made it so much better than we expected. We felt very safe in his hands and he made the trip so much fun. I recommend the 4+... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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Reviewed 4 January 2017

My husband and I had Bella for a 4 hour private sail to go whale watching. It was ABSOLUTELY AMAZING! Bella is quite beautiful and most certainly comfortable. We were pampered with pillows and blankets from the time we stepped on the boat until we left. We brought a great lunch, snacks and drinks but were in such awe on... More 

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Birmingham, Alabama, United States
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Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

We hired Captain Christian for a four hour sailing and whale watching tour. We had a great experience. It was cold in the morning, and he set out pillows and blankets for us to ride on the deck. We saw lots of humpback whales, some of which came up very close to the boat. There were very big waves on... More 

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Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

It was a anniversary surprise for my husband until the very last second before the trip...lol We enjoyed it so much !!! Thanks Christian who has the talent to make people's day! We had to reschedule a few days because of the bad weather conditions but it was so worth it...he turned off the engine and we sailed in the... More 

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Reviewed 14 September 2016

This was an unforgettable experience of the Monterrey Bay with Christian. We had a great tour on the bay, and learned about the local spots and the marine life. we were lucky enough to spot dolphins, sea lions, and whales!! Christian was very good at explaining first of all the safety rules and procedures, and then made sure we had... More 

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Reviewed 28 August 2016

I booked this trip a long way in advance and Christian was very good on his email and communication. Our family, two adults and two teenage sons, are not natural sailors and this must have been pretty evident to Christian. Regardless, he took care to make sure that we were comfortable on board (duvet to keep warm, cushions to sit... More 

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Paradise Valley, Arizona
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Reviewed 15 August 2016

This was one of the most memorable trips we have ever been on. We did the 4 hour whale watching trip for two and everything was perfect. Christian is so fun and welcoming and was very easy to communicate with prior to the trip which made everything from booking to meeting up a breeze. We saw a huge pod of... More 

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Newbury, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 14 August 2016

We had a fabulous whale watching trip, including a humpback making repeated water slaps with its tail, and a huge fin whale too. Go for the 4 hour trip, or longer - that gives you time to reach where most of the whales are. Christian is lovely, very enthusiastic and easy to get along with. Strongly recommended.

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Reviewed 14 August 2016

We hired Bella for 4hr trip for 6 of us- advance booking was quick and easy. Christian made the trip really special and made sure we had plenty time with the whales and dolphins close by. The yacht is lovely and made the trip a real pleasure. Worth booking for sure.

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