Find answers to our most frequently asked questions.
The entire outing usually takes about four hours. We typically leave at 11 a.m. and return at 3 p.m. Sometimes the trips run a little longer, so keep that in mind when you are packing for your trip! We provide water, soda, chips, and granola bars, but feel free to bring your own lunch! Don’t forget to dress in layers too!
Whales are off our coast 365 days a year, but the most consistent time is during the gray whale migration (December – April). In the summer, we have blue whales and fin whales. In the spring and fall, we see humpback whales as well!
The boat is big and stable, so the ride is generally very smooth. But, if you’re susceptible to motion sickness, be sure to take the necessary precautions. Be sure to ask about our “No Seasickness Guarantee.”
Of course! The ocean is the most beautiful backdrop.
Only if you’re planning to bring a few thousand pounds of krill or amphipods.
Our fire extinguisher is mightier than any cigar, and our crew members are not afraid to use it to enforce our no smoking policy.
The restroom facility on board is very basic. We recommend that all passengers use the dockside restrooms prior to boarding.
The Coast Guard requires us to keep life jackets on board. If you have an opportunity to wear one, you’ll probably be in water up to your neck and nobody will notice if it matches your shoes.
If the wind is up, all food and snacks aboard the boat can be re-classified as “fast food.” We provide complimentary bottled water, soft drinks, and light snacks.
Point Loma lighthouse, the San Diego skyline, Coronado Naval Air Station, Hotel Del Coronado, sea lions on the marker buoys, the Coronado Bridge, and lots of sea life!
Last we heard, he was working for one of the airlines.