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$24 - Evening Drinks Cruise on Newport Bay, Reg. $50

Sold out - This deal was published September 26, 2012 and sold out October 16, 2012.
$24 - Evening Drinks Cruise on Newport Bay, Reg. $50
By Travelzoo Staff
With this Local Deal, Travelzoo subscribers can pick a 90-minute Newport Bay cruise from Ocean Explorer Cruises. For $24 per person or $46 for two, sail toward the horizon on a sunset or evening cruise (regularly $50 per person), both of which include alcoholic and nonalcoholic drinks.

Why we love it

  • For $24 per person or $46 for 2, pick a 90-minute Newport Bay cruise from Ocean Explorer Cruises
  • These excursions -- sunset and evening cruises -- include alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages (regularly $50 per person)
  • Or for $12 per person or $20 for 2, enjoy the same cruise without drinks
  • Cruises run Fridays, Saturday and Sundays
  • Or for $599, regularly $1400, get a private boat rental for up to 102 people

When

Sept. 26, 2012 - Nov. 30, 2012

Where

Ocean Explorer Cruises
400 Main St.
Newport Beach, CA 92661
(See Map)
Tel: 949-673-1489

What's included

  • The cruises include up to four mixed drinks, beers or glasses of wine per person with unlimited nonalcoholic drinks as well. Each option is available on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. Call ahead for departure times, as they vary seasonally, and are available through Nov. 30.
  • Alternately, get a boarding pass for the cruise without the drinks for only $12 per person (regularly $25) or $20 for two (regularly $50). Beverages and snacks can be purchased a la carte onboard.
  • Or for $599, rent a private boat rental for either cruise. The boat accommodates up to 102 people (valid Monday-Thursday; drinks/food not included). This package regularly costs $1400.
Travelzoo Tip: Need a place to stay in Newport? Save 35% off current rates with this deal from Newport Beach Hotel.

The fine print

Vouchers can be redeemed starting Wednesday, Sept. 26, through Nov. 30, 2012. Vouchers for the $599 private boat rental only can be redeemed through Mar. 31, 2013; not valid in December. Reservations are required and based on availability. Please call either 949-675-0551 or the secondary line 949-673-1435 to make a reservation. Cruises are available on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. Call ahead for Sunset Cruise and Evening Cruise take-off times (varies seasonally). The private boat rental is valid Monday-Thursday only. A fuel surcharge may apply. See below for full terms and conditions.

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$24   $50
52% off
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Ocean Explorer Cruises
90% Enjoyed Ocean Explorer Cruises
90% (534 ratings)
Sold out at
1:59 a.m. CT on Oct. 16
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90% Enjoyed Ocean Explorer Cruises
(534 ratings)
4.3
Quality of Service
4.5
Quality of Activity
4.5
Value for the Money
Overall Enjoyed Most Other Comments

The captain was great and the entire crew was helpful and friendly. We got to see humpback whales and hundreds of common dolphins. I would recommend this trip to people of all ages. It was an incredible day on the ocean!

Jul 23, 2014 Kim CA, United States

Fun time

Jul 23, 2014 Michael CA, United States

Had a great time and saw Blue Whales. Incredible!

Jul 22, 2014 Lynn California, United States

We saw 5 Blue Whales on the trip, the captain was very knowledgable, crew was helpful and efficient.

Jul 21, 2014 Tom California, United States

The blue whales we saw.

They couldn't find our reservation which we made the day before but made room for us. Captain of the boat was very good maneuvering the ship so we could see the blue whale.

Jul 19, 2014 Susan CA, United States

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400 Main St.
Newport Beach, CA 92661
Tel: 949-673-1489

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