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Offshore Blue Adventures

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Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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Offshore Blue Adventures
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“small boat”(19 reviews)
“grey whales”(8 reviews)
“captain lisa”(5 reviews)
San Diego whale watching at its finest. With a maximum of six passengers, everyone gets a front row seat. Our fast expedition style boat gets you out to the whales before the crowds arrive, and we can stay longer. Winter whale watching from December...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
1500 Quivira Way, San Diego, CA 92109-8303
+1 310-974-2176
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This was my second tiny-boat adventure looking for whales off the coast of California. Last time was the adventure of a lifetime whale-wise, and this time (with Offshore Blue), we didn't find any whales at all. But that didn't detract in any way from the...More

Thank travel_bunny29
Reviewed 2 September 2018

It was windy and the sea was very rough. We got completely soaked and no whales to be seen, not even dolphins. Really no whales in the area since our captain was in radio contact with other boats so we asked to return to port...More

2  Thank Inspire24048
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

We did the 3 hour whale/dolphin tour. Tour was great, the boat was comfortable and clean. We s ent upwards of 90 mins in 2 huge pods of dolphins, there were literally hundreds in each pod surrounding the boat. There was also plenty of other...More

Thank stevefisher11
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Very personalized experience Our captain, Dennis, did his best to ensure a great experience for all aboard.

Thank Judy P
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

This experience was amazing. I took the afternoon cruise and although the whales did not make an appearance for us today, I would go again in a heartbeat. Christine is so knowledge about the wildlife and with so few passengers on the boat, it’s easy...More

Thank Hillary S
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

We had a fantastic trip. Christine was an expert captain and was both passionate and knowledgeable about the animals we would see. We saw two pods of dolphins initially, and she got us up close - they were swimming and jumping right next to us....More

1  Thank Ben G
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Absolutely amazing experience. We went in mid-July and the weather was perfect. Our captain did a wonderful job and was able to help us spot several whales and get as close as possible! We saw both blue whales and fin whales. Incredible! We also got...More

Thank RachelW2992
Reviewed 8 July 2018

We spent a beautiful afternoon with Captain Christine on a small boat looking for whales and dolphins. While we didn’t see any dolphins, we were wonderfully lucky to see two blue whales shooting water out of their blowholes and taking sounding dives with their tails...More

Thank rabbijan
CiCi S, Owner at Offshore Blue Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Thank you; yes we do have very fine captains who work very hard to give our guests the best possible whale watching experience!

Reviewed 2 July 2018

I always enjoy seeing dolphins and whales even if from a distance. Offshore Blue cannot control the weather (gray, hazy day takes away from being able to discern dolphins from a wave), nor how many beautiful ocean creatures pay a visit to the area we...More

Thank debsharp33
Reviewed 28 June 2018

This is a great trip to get close to the wildlife. We saw a large pod of dolphins that swam right next to us! We also saw a whale not sure if it was a Brutus or a large Minky - our Captain Dennis had...More

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