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Boston Whale Watching Cruise

Highlights
  • Search for whales and other wildlife on a half-day tour
  • High-speed catamaran helps save time on your trip
  • Naturalist guide on board informs you about the wildlife
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Boston Whale Watching Cruise
From US$55.65
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1:30pm Tour
3-hour Whale Watching Cruise departing from Boston at 1:30pm
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3-hour Whale Watching Cruise departing from Boston at 9am
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3-hour Whale Watching Cruise departing from Boston at 10am
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Overview

On this whale-watching tour, cruise out to the Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary in search of humpback and fin whales, as well as harbor porpoises and Atlantic white-sided dolphins. You’ll learn about the wildlife from a naturalist guide. The high-speed catamaran helps you save time for other vacation adventures, and you can pack light, as snacks and refreshments are available for onboard purchase.

What to Expect
Make your way to the Boston’s conveniently located Central Wharf, where you’ll use your prepaid tour voucher to board a high-speed catamaran. The state-of-the-art boat allows you to access the sanctuary in just a half a day (slower boats take a full day).

Find a comfortable seat on one of three outdoor decks or inside the climate-controlled cabin. As you ride, scan the Massachusetts Bay for signs of marine life. Possible sightings include humpback whales, fin whales, minke whales, pilot whales, harbor porpoises, and Atlantic white-sided dolphins. A naturalist guide will teach you about the animals’ biology and behavior.

Pack light for the tour, as you can purchase food and beverages from an onboard snack bar. After your tour, head back to shore.
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Reviewed 3 days ago
Great Experience

It was awesome, we did see a lot of whales and also lots of dolphins. Takes some patience to get far enough of shore to get to see the whales. Be sure to bring a weather and wind protection, it gets really cold when you...More

1  Thank 626mrt
Reviewed 3 days ago
Amazing!

My dad and I went on the 10am Whale Watching cruise in mid-April and saw three types of whales! Once we got out of the bay, our boat crew found a pod of 5 humpback whales so we were able to follow them and watch...More

Thank B_Katherine17
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile
Spectacular!

Our family of 5 including 2 teenagers took the Whale watching tour and it was amazing! Something we will always remember. The boat is larger than you think it will be for a catamaran and you can find a space to call your own either...More

Thank Ken S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile
Breathtaking and a must!

Wow! What an experience. Not only our Boston highlight, but our USA highlight! We recently visted the States for over three weeks travelling and this trip was by far the best thing we did! The trip took approx 3 hrs in total. The departure and...More

Thank BobBeans83
Reviewed 1 week ago
Fun!

I had a great time on this tour! We got to see two different whales while on the tour and they also provided every piece of information you could possibly want!! The staff were extremely kind and very passionate about the animals.

Thank goncere
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DCMyers
14 June 2018|
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Response from missmissu | Reviewed this property |
We went on the 3:30 tour and saw a ton of whales!
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judi t
8 May 2018|
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Will you give me the time on wed May 9 and tell me if space is still open for me?
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Evelyn J
25 April 2018|
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Response from LovetheBurg | Reviewed this property |
Look on their website for schedule. Not permitted to link page on TA September looks open daily
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