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Newport Landing Whale Watching

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309 Palm St Ste A, Newport Harbour, Newport Beach, CA 92661-1203
+1 949-675-0551
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Amazing time would recommend

We had an amazing time, we saw 2 whales and over 1000 dolphins The crew were lovely and friendly... read more

Reviewed 21 April 2015
Tracy M
via mobile
not too many whales

we saw 4 whales but the waves were pretty rough. This is the end of whale watching season anyway... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2015
Santa Monica, CA
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Newport Landing provides multiple whale watching trips daily departing from Newport Beach. Whale watching trips are also referred to as whale watching tours or whale watching cruises. Newport Landing offers whale watching tours from December 17th through April 30th. Along with viewing Grey Whales you can expect to see dolphins, sea lions, and marine birds. Join Newport Landing on one of our open to the general public cruises or privately charter a whale watching boat.
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309 Palm St Ste A, Newport Harbour, Newport Beach, CA 92661-1203
+1 949-675-0551

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Reviewed 21 April 2015 via mobile

We had an amazing time, we saw 2 whales and over 1000 dolphins The crew were lovely and friendly, would highly recommend

Thank Tracy M
Reviewed 14 April 2015

we saw 4 whales but the waves were pretty rough. This is the end of whale watching season anyway so I guess I didn't expect too much. This company is good and I have been with them before. Very organized and informative

Thank keeks2020
Reviewed 17 March 2015

Me and my boyfriend went on this whale watching because we found a deal for $13 a person. You can still get the deal when you search the Newport Landing Whale Watching. We went on a day were the weather was perfect, not to hot...More

1  Thank Lissamee
Reviewed 10 March 2015

I was asked if I need binoculars when buying the tickets, I said why do I need them? The answer was yes, we are obliged by law to stay 100 yards away from the whales. This is vital piece of information. I booked this tour...More

2  Thank DespinaPS
Reviewed 1 March 2015

The crew quickly spotted a whale so they carefully followed it. The whale went close to the beach to roll in the surf. We stayed in one spot watching it for around an hour. We also saw a couple dolphins and seals. Fun!

1  Thank Jennifer1315
Reviewed 6 February 2015 via mobile

My best friend and I had wanted to explore newport beach since it was only 20 minutes down PCH from our hotel. While the parking was a little hard to find, the whale watching tour was excellent! The captain of the ship was very knowledgeable...More

2  Thank minimacaz
Reviewed 6 February 2015

The experience was great for our inaugural whale watching excursion. We made reservations for the 10:00 Morning excursion on Monday, and we used a coupon we found online. We took the 2.5 hour excursion. the boat departed at 10:10 and we were away for slightly...More

2  Thank Ronald K
Reviewed 14 January 2015

We had seen whales from our room in Newport Beach and from the Newport pier so we thought it would be neat to see them up close. The boat was driven by some young kids and we had a nice ride and met some nice...More

2  Thank waywordone
Reviewed 9 January 2015

Nice People that run this. We didn't see any Whales but it was well worth the trip. There is a Coupon and it will save You money.

1  Thank SheriHair
Reviewed 8 January 2015

We got lucky to see one Grey Whale with a brand new born baby whale. For me the highlight of the trip was the several hundreds of Dolphins that surrounded our boat and swam along, jumping in & out of the water very close to...More

1  Thank parisparis10
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2 February 2017|
Response from SandSteve3 | Reviewed this property |
We were there in high season and parking was very hard to find... We had a car so not sure about specific RV parking.