Sightings All Year

We were the first company in San Diego to offer whale watching all year long!

When you come out with us, you are guaranteed a great time observing San Diegos’ amazing marine life with our friendly and knowledgeable crew.

Always Something New To See

We are lucky enough to see a few resident species that frequent our coast, year-round, in addition to some seasonal visitors. There is always something different to see throughout the entire year!

An Unforgettable Experience

When you book a trip with us, prepare for the best whale watching in San Diego! Whether you are from the Southern California area or coming from any location around the world, it is well worth the trip for this whale watching tour that never goes out of season!

Nature: Up Close & Personal

Not only will our impeccably friendly crew provide you with sightings of whales and dolphins, but you will also be treated to an educational experience from the Marine Biologists on board as they tell you all about the animals that visit San Diego water!

An Adventure For The Whole Family

Our on-staff Marine Biologists will, of course, have endless wildlife facts to share with passengers of all ages. We share a love for educating young minds about the beautiful marine ecosystem San Diego has to offer. If you or your family can’t wait to learn, take a look at our educational links to fill up on whale facts before your trip!
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Whale Watching

We run Whale Watching trips every day! Book with us to experience the best Whale Watching that San Diego has to offer.
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Dolphin & Whale Sunset Cruise

Experience a gorgeous Pacific Sunset after 2.5 hours of Whale Watching with this unique excursion.
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Private Events

Private event? We’ve got you covered. Our team is experienced with catering, scheduling entertainment and creating unforgettable memories.
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What We See

Learn more about what you will see on your trip. Our website has a wealth of information on the amazing animals that we see.
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Field Trips

We believe in the importance of utilizing the wonderful natural resource of the Pacific Ocean and educating our children on the various marine life which inhabit it.
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Recent Sightings

Updates on marine life sightings during our tours. Come and “sea” for yourself!
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San Diego Whale Watching

San Diego Whale Watch offers the premier whale watching experience in Southern California. Our experienced crew knows exactly how to track down and show you the spectacular wildlife The Pacific Ocean has to offer. Your whale watching cruise is available at an affordable price on our historic boat, the Privateer. She was the first boat in San Diego to be used solely for whale watching and we were the first company in this location to begin offering the opportunity year-round! When you join us on the water, you are guaranteed an exceptional time with our legendary whale guarantee. If you do not see a whale or dolphins on your trip, you can join us for free on a future date of your choosing!

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We at San Diego Whale Watch believe in the importance of utilizing the wonderful natural resource of the Pacific Ocean as a tool to help educate our children on the marine life that inhabits it. Students will gain a broad understanding of whales in terms of migratory patterns, size differences, feeding behavior and communication. We will also cover environmental factors, endangered species and how we can all help to save them from extinction.
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Are you looking for a truly unique setting to host your next corporate event? Why not go whale watching! San Diego Whale Watch is committed to making your next corporate event a success. With a large platform and steel construction, the Privateer provides the smoothest ride on the ocean. She has roomy outdoor decks which will provide you with the space you need to host a company event you’ll never forget. Whether you’re entertaining clients, hosting a networking social, or having a company meeting, we have just the venue for you. Our event coordinator has over 10 years experience in hosting corporate events and will help you create a customized event to suit your company’s needs.

For more detailed information please email us at [email protected].