Whale Watching in Garden Grove, CA


2.5-Hour Blue-Whale-Watching Cruise for One or Two from Newport Landing Whale Watching (Up to 65%)

Newport Landing Whale Watching

Newport Beach

Spot giant blue whales, gray whales, finback whales, dolphin pods, and other native creatures in their natural habitat

$36 $13

Three-Hour Whale-Watching Tour for One, Two, or 10 from San Diego Whale Watch (Up to 55% Off)

San Diego Whale Watch

San Diego

3-hour tours include narration by a certified marine naturalist, snack bar, and indoor and outdoor seating for 149

$48 $25

One or Two Junior, Senior, or Adult Whale-Watching and Drink Tickets at Ocean Explorer Cruises (Up to 63% Off)

Ocean Explorer Cruises

Newport Beach

2.5-hour tour takes passengers around the Newport and Laguna Beach coastlines in search of blue and humpback whales, dolphins, and much more

$41 $16

Whale Watching with Binocular Rental for One or Two Adults or Kids from Freelance Ocean Tours (Up to 70% Off)

Freelance Ocean Tours

Newport Beach

Groups survey the waters off Newport Bay in search of giant blue whales, gray whales, and more

$70 $22

Catalina or Coastal Sport-Fishing Trip for 1 or 2 Adults or 1 Junior from Davey's Locker (Up to 60% Off)

Davey's Locker Sportfishing

Newport Beach

Fish for yellowtail, tuna, dorado, white sea bass, calico bass, bonito, halibut and dozens more off Catalina Island or the Pacific coast

$71 $35

Evening Whale & Dolphin Watching

Dana Wharf Boats

Dana Point

$29 $17

Whale and Dolphin Watching From Dana Point

Dana Wharf Boats

Dana Point

$45 $26

General or Guided Tour at Forever Wild Exotic Animal Sanctuary (Up to 38% Off). Five Options Available.

Forever Wild Exotic Animal Sanctuary

Phelan

See exotic reptiles, birds, and big cats that were rescued while learning the importance of preserving these species for future generations

$16 $10

Midsummer Scream: Halloween, Haunts, and Horror Festival on July 30–31 at 11 a.m.

Midsummer Scream: Halloween, Haunts, and Horror Festival

Long Beach Convention Center

Celebrate Halloween in July with two days of haunted attractions, escape rooms, horror workshops and film screenings, and live concerts

$27.50 $16

$27 for a Half-Day Fishing Trip for One from Long Beach Marina Sport Fishing ($45 Value)

Long Beach Marina Sport Fishing

Alamitos Bay Landing

Angle for yellowtail, rockfish, and snapper on a fun, open-water fishing trip

$45 $27

Half-Day Fishing Trips at Pierpoint Landing (Up to 40% Off). Two Options Available.

Pierpoint Landing

Pierpoint Landing

The crew of the Southern Cal takes anglers on a half-day trip in search of bass, barracuda, and other fish

$45 $27

General Admission for Two or Four and Photos with a Snake at The Reptile Zoo (Up to 51% Off)

The Reptile Zoo

Fountain Valley

Discover the many animals the zoo has on display, participate in hands-on activities, and get a picture with one of the resident snakes

$34 $17

Fishing Trip from Long Beach Marina Sportfishing (Up to 40% Off). Two Options Available.

Long Beach Marina Sportfishing

Alamitos Bay Landing

Experienced fisherman read the currents to seek out the best fishing spots, hunting for calico bass, rockfish, and more

$60 $36

45-Minute Sightseeing Harbor Tour for Two or Four People at LA Waterfront Cruises (Up to 54% Off)

LA Waterfront Cruises

Berth 79

Narrated cruise guides passengers past friendly views of seals and sea lions, as well as historic sights like the USS Iowa

$24 $12

Deep-Sea-Fishing Trip with Optional Meal for Kids or Adults from Freelance Sportfishing (Up to 52% Off)

Freelance Ocean Tours

Newport Beach

Deep-sea fishing trips take groups to fish the waters off Catalina Island for tuna, halibut, yellowtail, sea bass, and more

$95 $47

$69 for 90-Minute Electric-Boat Rental from Newport Fun Tours ($135 Value)

Newport Fun Tours

Newport Fun Tours

Up to eight passengers float across 880-acre Newport Harbor in a covered boat, taking in views of sandy beaches and waterfront mansions

$135 $69

$30 for a One-Year Family Membership to Cabrillo Marine Aquarium ($60 Value)

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium

Coastal San Pedro

21,000-square-foot aquarium showcases Southern California’s rich marine life; provides educational experiences and exhibits

$60 $30

Sunset or Evening Cruise for Two with Drinks from Ocean Explorer Cruises (Up to 61% Off)

Ocean Explorer Cruises

Newport Beach

Enjoy a romantic 75-minute daytime or evening cruise through Newport Bay with stunning backdrops and breathtaking sunsets

$50 $22

90-Minute Zoo Tour for 2, 5, or 10 at Rancho Las Lomas Wildlife Foundation (Up to 55% Off)

Rancho Las Lomas Wildlife Foundation

Irvine-Lake Forest

A zookeeper leads groups past each exhibit and shares facts about tigers, zebras, and other animals, some of which are hand-fed by staff

$60 $29

Wine Tasting and Harbor Cruise for One, Two, or Four from OC Ocean Adventures (Up to 50% Off)

OC Ocean Adventures

Dana Point

A 63 ft. catamaran glides through Dana Point Harbor during 90-minute cruises as a convivial host serves snacks and The Organic Cellar wine

$49 $25

All-Day Beach Cruiser Rental for One or Two at Balboa Fun Tours (Up to 58% Off)

Balboa Fun Tours

Balboa Fun Tours

Cruise down the beach with colorful bikes designed for easy riding

$30 $15

90-Minute Segway Tour for One, Two, or Four from Balboa Fun Tours (Up to 51% Off)

Balboa Fun Tours

Balboa Fun Tours

Segways glide along Newport Harbor, as tour-goers take in picturesque views of harbor islands and the local fish market

$75 $37

Two-Hour Walking Tour of Naples for One or Two at Naples Walking Tours (Up to 52% Off)

Naples Walking Tours

Belmont Shore

Long Beach native talks history and tells stories as tour-goers take in the beautiful scenery on a morning, afternoon, or sunset tour

$60 $29

Admission with Pony, Train, and Merry-Go-Round Rides for Two or Four at Montebello Barnyard Zoo (Up to 50%)

Montebello Barnyard Zoo

Montebello

A rustic farm setting features pony rides, a merry-go-round, and up-close interactions with zebras, llamas, cows, and various farm animals

$56 $28

Go Las Vegas Card Multi–Attraction Pass with Admission to 3 or 5 Attractions from Choice of Many Options

Go City Card

Online Deal

Pass provides free access to 3 or 5 Vegas attractions from 10 options. Decide on the go which to visit. Save up to 55% vs. buying at gate

$60 $58.50

$37 for a 60- to 90-Minute Balboa Peninsula Segway Tour from Segway Orange County ($67.95 Value)

Segway Orange County

Balboa Peninsula Tour

Guides escort guests on a 60- to 90-minute segway trek past Balboa Peninsula's beachfront houses and panoramic Pacific Ocean views

$67.95 $37

$42 for a Segway Tour from Segway Nation Long Beach ($69 Value)

Segway Nation Long Beach

Segway Nation Long Beach

Soak in the scenery of Long Beach’s scenic coastline and bustling downtown area from the vantage point of a smooth-riding segway

$69 $42

Go San Diego Card All-Inclusive 2-Day Pass includes admission to 40+ attractions for 2 days. Pay Nothing at The Gate.

Go City Card

Online Deal

Get admission to 40+ attractions for one low price. Save up to 55% vs. paying at the gate. Pass is valid for 2 calendar days in a row

$110 $99

Vineyard Tour and Tasting for One, Two, or Four at Leoness Cellars (53% Off)

Leoness Cellars

Temecula

During walking tours of the vineyard, guests learn the processes of traditional winemaking while sampling its fruits

$70 $33

One or Two Scavenger Hunt Tours from Puzzling Adventures (Up to 51% Off)

Puzzling Adventures

Multiple Locations

Explore the city via an adventure combining the fun of a scavenger hunt with the information of a self-guided tour

$49.99 $29

Select Local Merchants

  • Miller's Landing, Inc.
    Nestled against the edge of the Kenai Fjords National Park, Miller's Landing retains much of the natural scenery and charm that surrounded the area when the Miller family first built its homestead on the site in the 1950s. The small community has withstood earthquakes, fires, and the Earth's transition from black and white into color to grow into a premiere camping destination where wilderness seekers can pitch tents or rent quaint cottages. The location surrounds its visitors in panoramic views of Resurrection Bay, Mount Alice, and Fox Island, inviting them to hike across its coastal trails. Relaxing and adventurous activities complement Miller's scenic landscapes, with local experts leading boat tours and chartering fishing expeditions. Horseback tours trek across secluded terrain, whereas sea-kayak classes float in the shadow of snow and whipped-cream-capped mountains.
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    13890 Beach Blvd.
    Seward, AK US
  • Davey's Locker Sportfishing
    The sailors at Davey's Locker cruise the seas off California all year round, but it's hard to imagine they ever get bored. They're too busy taking passengers on all kinds of maritime adventures. On cruises, guests can try to spot up to 10,000 migrating gray, finback, and blue whales, as well as dolphins and other aquatic wildlife. Sunset or evening cruises promise breathtaking views, and July Fourth fireworks cruises celebrate our independence from the tyranny of the metric system. Additionally, new and experienced anglers alike can nab catches from yellowtails to barracudas on deep-sea fishing trips. The company's well-equipped ships keep passengers comfortable with amenities such as large indoor salons, full bars, and sun decks. All cruises depart from Newport Bay, and at Christmas time, the spot twinkles with lights as the famed Newport Beach Christmas Boat Parade commences.
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    400 Main St.
    Newport Beach, CA US
  • Ocean Explorer Cruises
    Water laps against the edge of the boat as a a dolphin leaps over waves just off the port side. Its smooth, graceful body arcs through the water, swimming with the speed only a set of flippers can muster. Ocean Explorer Cruises seeks out magical moments like this one on the deep blue sea, giving guests a chance to encounter everything from sunsets to Humpback whales. Cruises depart from Newport Bay and set off in search of marine environments on whale watching cruises, romantic settings on sunset cruises, and Christmas light displays or American flags and fireworks on holiday cruises.
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    400 Main St.
    Newport Beach, CA US
  • Freelance Ocean Tours
    If you love sports, you'll probably also love Freelance Ocean Tours in Newport Beach. If you've worked up an appetite, no worries! This club also has a fabulous restaurant. At this club, everyone will find something they love — kids included! Parking is plentiful, so guests can feel free to bring their vehicles. So this weekend, don't do the same old thing. Head to Freelance Ocean Tours!
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    400 Main St.
    Newport Beach, CA US
  • Newport Landing Sportfishing
    Switch up your normal routine and head to Newport Landing Sportfishing in Newport Beach and experience something new. Parking is plentiful, so guests can feel free to bring their vehicles. If you're looking to spice up your weekends, give Newport Landing Sportfishing a call today.
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    309 Palm St.
    Newport Beach, CA US
  • Harbor Breeze Cruises
    Harbor Breeze Cruises has run whale-watching cruises for over 15 years, regaling passengers with breathtaking views of marine animals aboard environmentally-friendly, custom-built luxury boats. Aboard one of Harbor Breeze's vessels with stadium seating and quiet, low-emission engines, passengers are educated on the characteristics of whales while looking out for gray and blue whales during their respective seasons. Other varieties of marine life commonly seen are fin, humpback, and minke whales, along with orcas and several species of dolphin. Customers aboard the ships also enjoy lounge areas where they can enjoy a snack or drink, and expansive deck areas for viewing and photography.
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    100 Aquarium Way, Dock #2
    Long Beach, CA US
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