Whale Watching in Temecula, 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

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

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

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

$14 for Wine Tasting for Two with Take-Home Glasses at Masia De La Vinya ($28 Value)

Masia de la Vinya

Masia De La Vinya

Samples wines made from Garnacha, Syrah, and Mourvedre grapes, as well as more familiar varietals such as Petite Sirah, and Sauvignon Blanc

$28 $14

Weekday or Weekend Wine Tasting for Two or Four at Fazeli Cellars (Up to 48% Off)

Fazeli Cellars

Fazeli Cellars

Visitors each enjoy samples of four reds and two whites from award-winning winery

$36 $20

VIP Winery Tour and Tasting Experience for One, Two, or Four at Miramonte Winery (Up to 60% Off)

Miramonte Winery

Temecula

VIP winery package includes winery tour, tasting of 10 wines, and a wine appreciation and food-pairing class

$75 $30

Weekday or Weekend Wine Tasting for Two or Four at Mount Palomar Winery (Up to 43% Off)

Mount Palomar Winery

Temecula Wine Country

Select six wines from an extensive selection at a choice of two tasting bars

$56 $34

Wine Tasting for Two, Four, or Six at Oak Mountain Winery (33% Off)

Oak Mountain Winery

Temecula

Taste six wines and get a 15% discount on any wine purchased that day

$30 $20

Weekday or Weekend Wine Tasting for Two or Four at Lorimar Vineyards and Winery (Up to 50% Off)

Lorimar Vineyards and Winery

Temecula

Visitors build their own tasting with a choice of six wines off of the premium tasting menu

$28 $15

Wine Tasting with Meat and Cheese Plate and Take-Home Bottles at Frangipani Estate Winery (Up to 59% Off)

Frangipani Estate Winery

Temecula

Sip on six wine samples and savor complementary meat and cheese amid rural views of the De Portola Wine Trail and surrounding foothills

$73 $36

Tour and Tasting for 1, 2, or 4, Valid Monday–Thursday or Friday–Sunday at Miramonte Winery (Up to 60% Off)

Miramonte Winery

Temecula

VIP winery package includes winery tour, tasting of 10 wines, and a wine appreciation and food-pairing class

$75 $30

Cave Wine Tasting Tour with Meat and Cheese Plate for Two or Four at Oak Mountain Winery (Up to 43% Off)

Oak Mountain Winery

Temecula

Tour a winery and 104-foot undergound cave while sampling 6 different wines, enjoying a tray with meats and cheeses afterwards

$104 $59

White or Red Wine Tasting for Two or Four at Briar Rose Winery (50% Off

Briar Rose Winery

Temecula

Vintners describe the flavors of house varietals as they pour four samples of reds and whites made from grapes grown onsite

$40 $20

Wine Tasting for One or Two at Miramonte Winery (Up to 56% Off)

Miramonte Winery

Temecula

Guests sample six wines in the indoor and outdoor tasting spaces overlooking the site’s beautiful garden and lawn

$17 $8.50

Wine Tasting for Two or Four with Credit Toward Wine at Longshadow Ranch Vineyard and Winery (Up to 46% Off)

Longshadow Ranch Vineyard and Winery

Murrieta

Tasting of five premium wines is enhanced by panoramic views of Temecula Valley at a rustic, Western-influenced winery

$40 $22

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

$25 for a 90 Minute VIP Tasting Experience & Wine Appreciation Class at Europa Village (Up to $60 Value)

Europa Village

Temecula

Professional wine educator leads 90-minute experiences, which teach guests the basics of winemaking as they sample six different vintages

$60 $25

Formal Tasting of Eight Wines with Food Pairings for One or Two at Keyways Vineyard & Winery (Up to 62%Off)

Keyways Vineyard & Winery

Temecula

Guests sample eight wine-and-food pairings in the tasting room reserved solely for members of the vineyard and winery’s wine club

$156 $60

Hot Air Balloon Ride for Two on a Weekday or Weekend from Sunrise Balloons (52% Off)

Sunrise Balloons

Temecula

Sightseers float over wine country before enjoying decadent chocolates and a glass of crisp champagne

$538 $260

Winery and Vineyard Tour with Tastings for Two or Four at Danza del Sol Winery (Up to 55% Off)

Danza del Sol Winery

Temecula

Begin your day with an educational and entertaining winery tour, a wine tasting class, appetizers, and a total of ten wine tastings

$110 $55

Horse-Drawn Trolley Winery Shuttle for One, Two, or Four from Temecula Carriage Company (Up to 58% Off)

The Temecula Carriage Company

The Temecula Carriage Company

Vintage horse-drawn trolleys take passengers for a ride, pausing for tours at four wineries and vineyards

$75 $33

Chauffeured Wine Tour with Tasting from DeVine Tours (Up to 47% Off). Four Options Available.

DeVine Tours

Temecula

Chauffeurs lead guests throughout the Temecula Valley to four wineries to taste a variety of wines

$140 $79

Wine Tastings Packages for Two or Four at Bel Vino Winery (Up to 49% Off). Eight Options Available.

Bel Vino Winery

Temecula

Visitors build their own tasting with a choice of six wines off of a signature menu

$65.85 $45

$249 for a Sunrise Balloon Flight for Two or Four-Hour Winery Tour for Two at Uncorked Tours ($438 Value)

Uncorked Tours

Temecula

Drink a champagne toast on a 45- to 60-minute flight with receptions before and after, or tour three wineries in a limo coach with snacks

$438 $249

Four-Hour Temecula Valley Wine Tour for One or Two from Uncorked Tours (54% Off)

Uncorked Tours

Temecula

Four-hour tour of 3 wineries aboard a limo coach includes 5-6 tastings, 50 digital photos, and complimentary champagne and appetizers.

$179 $89

Wine Tour and Tasting for One, Two, or Four on a Weekday or Weekend at Danza del Sol Winery (Up to 59% Off)

Danza del Sol Winery

Temecula

Winery tour and wine class with tastings and appetizer pairings on a 35-acre estate with a Spanish-mission-style clubhouse

$55 $27

Tasting and Pairing Package for Up to Four at Avensole Winery (Up to 54% Off)

Avensole Winery

Temecula

Winery and vineyard tour, tasting, and wine-and-cheese pairings round out an afternoon spent among vineyard vistas and myriad varietals

$85 $39

Winery Bus Tour with Champagne and Wine Tasting for One or Two at Doffo Winery (Up to 42% Off)

Doffo Winery

Temecula Wine Country

Aboard an eco-friendly bus, guests tour the vineyard and its vintage-motorcycle collection; the tour ends with premium-wine tastings

$65 $39

Balloon Tour and Wine Tasting for Two or Four at Skyline Balloons (Up to 50% Off)

Skyline Balloons

Multiple Locations

View Inland Empire from the comfort of a majestic hot-air balloon, and toast the occasion with a wine tasting

$599 $299

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    Oceanside, CA US
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  • First String Sportfishing
    First String Sportfishing sails the open seas off of Southern California, taking passengers on both fishing voyages and educational marine tours. Its largest boat, First String, can hold up to 147 people for its whale-watching tours. On board the 93-foot boat, you’ll find two 9-ton fish holds, two radars, a large-screen television, and a dolphin-to-English dictionary. First String Sportfishing’s other boats depart for both Californian and Mexican waters on fishing excursions. These trips typically yield shallow-water rockfish such as Sculpin and Whitefish and larger varieties including yellowtail and barracuda.
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    San Clemente, CA US
    +19494986149
  • Dana Wharf Sportfishing & Whale Watching
    Designed and built exclusively for Dana Wharf Sportfishing, OC Ocean Adventures' 63-foot catamaran cruises through the habitats of whales, dolphins, and ocean birds found throughout the waters surrounding Dana Point Harbor. During private charters and public tours, up to 49 people can see the sights from the enclosed cabin or take photos with famous pelicans in open viewing areas. The catamaran is also outfitted with many onboard creature comfort, welcoming guests to peruse a deli-style galley stocked with purchasable snacks and cocktails mixed from a full bar. No matter the occasion for the trip, the vessel leaves waters as clear as it found them; designed for a low impact on the environment, its engine produces less sound and 75% fewer emissions than conventional engines.
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    Dana Point, CA US
    +18882240603
  • So Cal Dolphin Adventures
    Just minutes south of Laguna Beach, SoCal Dolphin Adventures takes passengers on peaceful animal-sighting treks along the southern California coast. Rather than use a large whale-watching vessel, SoCal's cozy boat fits a maximum of six people, giving everyone unobstructed views of natural wildlife, such as dolphins and sea lions. Our three-hour adventures trek up to seven miles up or down the coast for a better chance of spotting animals and fuzzy seaweed banks you can later claim were mermaids. Careful to never disrupt marine habitats, each tour leaves plenty of time to snap pictures and wait for whales to breach.
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    Dana Point, CA US
    +19494124746
  • La Jolla Water Sports
    At La Jolla Water Sports, guides undergo extensive training before captaining snorkeling excursions into the calm, crystalline waters of the Pacific. The experts escort 6 to 12 patrons at a time on shark tours) of the shallow, sandy flats where small-mouthed leopard sharks up to 5 feet long lounge on their easy chairs of sand. Snorkeling tours of the La Jolla cove grant participants, including beginners and kids, a siren's-eye view of rock formations, underwater flora, and marina critters including garibaldi fish, sea cucumbers, anemones, and starfish. The most action-packed of La Jolla Water Sports's offerings are the spearfishing tours in which leaders expound on the importance of safety and proper form as customers skewer fish before schlepping them home for dinner or as treats for pet grizzly bears.
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    La Jolla, CA US
    +16197886416
  • OEX La Jolla
    Action water-sports shop Everyday California wrangles an experienced team of experts to escort patrons on kayak, surfing, and snorkeling tours. The shop as been lauded by publications including the Chicago Tribune for its exploration of the earth's watery expanses that offer glimpses of marine creatures such as sea turtles, sea lions, seals, dolphins, and cormorants. Kayak tours take paddlers out on a variety of adventures, including destinations such as seven sea caves, the paths of migrating gray whales, and underwater kelp forests. Everyday California also rents out kayaks, snorkel gear, surfboards, paddleboards, and saddles for baby belugas. With warmer waters this winter customer can experience snorkeling and other water excursions.
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    La Jolla, CA US
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