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

Sold out - This deal was published June 18, 2013 and sold out July 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

June 18, 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 Tuesday, June 18, 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
86% Enjoyed Newport Landing Whale Watching
86% (816 ratings)
Sold out at
1:59 a.m. CT on July 18
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86% Enjoyed Newport Landing Whale Watching
(816 ratings)
4.3
Quality of Service
3.9
Quality of Activity
4.3
Value for the Money
Overall Enjoyed Most Other Comments

The weather, the views, the oohs and aahs from the children especially.

Apr 17, 2014 dianne California, United States

Fun experience.

Apr 17, 2014 John CA, United States

The Dolphins

I really appreciated that the captain was respectful of the Gray whale and its calf. They stayed a good distance away and moved slowly when near by.

Apr 16, 2014 Jacqueline California, United States

Seeing the whales and dolphins, So many dolphins!

Apr 10, 2014 Katherine CA, United States

Service was great

No whales or dolphins

Apr 01, 2014 Edward CA, United States

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

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