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

Sold out - This deal was published May 08, 2013 and sold out May 17, 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 8, 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 Wednesday, May 8, 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
60% off | 1,025 bought
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Newport Landing Whale Watching
87% Enjoyed Newport Landing Whale Watching
87% (911 ratings)
Sold out at
12:38 p.m. CT on May 17
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87% Enjoyed Newport Landing Whale Watching
(911 ratings)
4.3
Quality of Service
4.1
Quality of Activity
4.3
Value for the Money
Overall Enjoyed Most Other Comments

We didn't get to see the boat parade it was all sold out

Dec 15, 2014 Diane CA, United States

They were very helpful in giving me a confirmation for the day n time I desired to take this cruise.

Nov 20, 2014 Edward CA, United States

The captain was very knowledgeable about the sightings

Oct 27, 2014 Alfonso CA, United States

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

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

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