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$29 -- Blue Whale-Watching Cruise for 2 w/Drinks, Reg. $72

Sold out - This deal was published May 17, 2013 and sold out June 18, 2013.
$29 -- Blue Whale-Watching Cruise for 2 w/Drinks, Reg. $72
By Travelzoo Staff
Get up-close views of the world's largest living animal -- the blue whale -- on a 2.5-hour whale-watching adventure with Newport Landing. CBS Local raves that "the staff can locate whales and dolphins easily along the coast." For $29, regularly $72, two people can set sail on this cruise, while sipping a complimentary drink. Travelzoo subscribers who have taken this tour give it a 92% positive rating -- one called it "the best whale-watching trip ever."

Why we love it

  • For $29 (reg. $72), 2 can board a 2.5-hour whale-watching cruise
  • Offer includes 1 drink per person (choice of a soft drink, domestic beer, coffee, tea or glass of wine)
  • Spot blue whales as they migrate off the Southern California coast
  • Also get a glimpse of dolphins, seals and other sea creatures
  • Or for $15, 1 person can embark on this same excursion
  • Tours leave daily

When

May 17, 2013 - Oct. 30, 2013

Where

Newport Landing Whale Watching
309 Palm St.
Suite A
Newport Beach, CA 92661
(See Map)
Tel: 949-675-0551

What's included

  • Grab a seat aboard the two-story boat and scout out blue whales, finback whales, minke whales, dolphins, sea lions and other marine life; Newport Landing passengers have already spotted blue whales in the past few weeks. As you explore the coastline, you and your guest can each cool off with a soft drink, domestic beer, coffee, tea or glass of wine.
  • Or for $15 (regularly $36), get one boarding pass and one drink; this option is ideal for solo travelers and groups with an odd number of guests.

The fine print

Vouchers can be redeemed starting Friday, May 17, through Oct. 30, 2013. Reservations are required. Cruises are subject to availability and are weather permitting. A fuel surcharge of $1-$4 per person may apply. A 24-hour cancellation policy applies. See below for full terms and conditions.

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$29   $72
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Newport Landing Whale Watching
87% Enjoyed Newport Landing Whale Watching
87% (879 ratings)
Sold out at
1:59 a.m. CT on June 18
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87% Enjoyed Newport Landing Whale Watching
(879 ratings)
4.3
Quality of Service
4.1
Quality of Activity
4.4
Value for the Money
Overall Enjoyed Most Other Comments

We loved seeing so many whales, as well as hundreds of dolphins, birds and sea lions.

Sep 23, 2014 Denise CA, United States

boat was comfortable. the captain made sure that we had a good experience by getting the boat in a good position to see the whales.

Sep 21, 2014 Alfonso CA, United States

Seeing several Whales and the crew on the boat were very helpful with my husband who is handicapped. I thought I had printed the tickets but I didn't print the page with the pin numbers that they needed so the women who worked at check in took the time to look them up for me on my phone and was very nice went out of her way to be helpful

Wish they had a place to wait that was shaded or had some chairs. We got there at 3:30 for the 5:00pm tour and couldn't check in till 4:00. Explained we had a party of 7 with a handicapped man and 1 elderly women they said seating was 1st come 1st serve so I stood at the dock opening for one and a half hours to ensure they got seats.

Sep 15, 2014 Carla California, United States

Just to get away from the heat and it has been years since I have been whale watching being a California native.

Sep 15, 2014 Lori CA, United States

The service.

Sep 02, 2014 Daisy CA, United States

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309 Palm St., Suite A
Newport Beach, CA 92661
Tel: 949-675-0551

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