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Newport Coastal Adventure Whale Watching

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504 S Bay Front, Newport Beach, CA 92662-1017
+1 949-922-8784
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US$330.00*
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Six Passenger Whale Watching and Coastal Tour
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A private or semi-private Whale Watching + Coastal Tour experience limited to 6 passengers, Newport Coastal Adventure will get you closer than any other operator to the beautiful coastline and allow you to see the whales, dolphins and sea lions from a close to the water perspective with our 23' Zodiac inflatable boat. Our Whale Watching + Coastal Tour trip runs 2 hours and will allow you to see ALL the Newport Beach coastline has to offer.
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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504 S Bay Front, Newport Beach, CA 92662-1017
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"captain ryan"
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"small boat"
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"zodiac boat"
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"sea lions"
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"whale watching"
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"captain rich"
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"marine life"
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"an amazing trip"
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"common dolphin"
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"fast boat"
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"small size"
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"great guide"
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"huge pod of dolphins"
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We deliberately stayed away from the larger vessels while booking a whale watching tour. We were looking for a more personal experience and Newport Coastal Adventures delivered. Our boat had only 5 tourists with one captain. Captain Rich was friendly and informative. The boat was...More

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Amazing! Very passionate captains who take extra time to get you the best experience. It's fun to be on a smaller boat and definitely worth the price. I had a great day. Saw two different species of dolphins who were very playful and we saw...More

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These boats are fast, they can speed out to a spouting whale at 30mph and observe the whale for quite a while. The other whale watch boats in Newport slug along at 10mph and often get there too late. Theses small boats are surprisingly comfortable...More

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Bonnie K
2 September 2017|
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Hi Bonnie, thanks for your question. Every year is different, but here's some excerpts from our Trip Log report from early October from last year, and it will give you an idea what you could expect. Sunday October 9... More
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Susan A
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Both are great trips! 1130am might have a slight advantage because we have a buffer to stay out longer and have also already run a trip before it so we have a better idea where the animals are.
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$70 adults, $55 for kids 5-15 years old
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