Whale-watching tours offer intimate glimpses of marine life, a luxury once reserved exclusively for those brave enough to dunk their heads into a lobster tank. Witness a less pinchy natural wonder with this Groupon.
Choose from Three Options
- $29 for a whale-watching tour for one ($48 value)
- $56 for a whale-watching tour for two ($96 value)
- $109 for a whale-watching tour for four ($192 value)
On cruises that last about four hours, passengers head to such hotspots as Jeffreys Ledge, searching for frolicking humpbacks, finbacks, and minke whales. Tours leave daily from May through October. Check out the schedule here.
Newburyport Whale Watch
Established in 1967, Newburyport Whale Watch has been dedicated to whale watching in the Gulf of Maine. Passengers board a vessel designed for whale watching with a large viewing area and the speed to get out to the prime whale feeding grounds quickly. Staying abreast of current sightings, the cruises rarely fail to find some frolicking whales, often seeing humpbacks, minke whales, and fin whales. During the tour, naturalist dispense facts about the majestic mammals to curious guests. A full galley offers a wide variety of food and beverages.