Hop aboard a 65-foot (20-meter) whale-watching boat for a fantastic adventure off the Orange County coast! During your whale-watching cruise, learn fascinating details about California sea life from the crew, and enjoy the Pacific Coast scenery. Year-round whale-watching cruises like this one are rare, so don’t miss this chance to see giant blue, finback, grey, minke and humpback whales, along with other marine life like dolphins, on this 2.5-hour tour from Newport Beach.
• 2.5 hours
Delight in the exciting sights and sounds of the magnificent ocean creatures off Dana Point in Orange County. Known as a landmark for marine life sightings, Dana Wharf’s ocean adventure cruises offer rare glimpses into a huge variety of underwater wildlife and gorgeous scenic views you’ll never forget. Search for whales, dolphins, sea lions and other exciting marine life! All cruises are narrated by expert captains who will educate you on the abundant ocean life on the coast. Trips are 2 hours long, plenty of time to discover the world that lies beneath. Remember that sightings of marine life are guaranteed.
• 2 hours
View many varieties of whales which include the giant blue whale which is over 90 feet in length, humpback whales, gray whales, finback whales whales, several types of dolphin, seals, and other neat marine life. Just outside of Newport Bay is the beginning of one of the largest marine protected areas in southern California created to protect this rich ecosystem for future generations. The protected marine sanctuary covers over 15 miles and provides a haven for all marine creatures including whales and dolphin. With such amazing habitat for mammals so close to Newport Bay, whale watching cruises of 2-2.5 hours is all that is needed for viewing these giants. Newport Landing offers multiple whale watching cruises daily and with a 96% success rate viewing whales and/or dolphins, almost every trip will have viewing opportunities. *New is a brand new double decker whale watching catamaran with bow seating, upper and lower deck 360 views, and much more.
• 2 hours
Climb aboard the ‘Catalina Express’ ferry in Dana Point and enjoy round-trip service to Catalina Island! Enjoy beautiful waterfront views on your 1.5-hour ride to Avalon, a quaint town where you can shop, dine and sightsee at your own pace. You can use your ticket whenever you like, making it easy to stay and explore what the island has to offer!
• 1.5 hours
Take a guided kayak tour along Laguna Beach, one of the most dramatic coastlines in the world, filled with hidden beaches, contoured cliffs, clear ocean and abundant sea life, including sea lions, dolphins and whales.
• 1.5 hours
Enjoy a day of deep-sea fishing off the California coast and try to catch a coveted yellowtail or white sea bass. This full-day cruise from Newport Beach will take you into fish territory, where you’re likely to find the most prized catches. Cruise down Orange County's coastline and take in the beautiful scenery while experiencing the fishing adventure!
• 10 hours
Cruise Newport Bay and the fabulous Newport Beach coastline on this 1.5-hour sunset cruise. Drift through Newport Bay, lined by more than 20 miles of gorgeous waterfront estates with multi-million dollar yachts. Watch hundreds of yachts, sailing ships, and cruise ships navigate the harbor and create a festive boating experience. See bonfires glistening from the sand set to the backdrop of brilliant skyline lighting up the coastline.
• 1.5 hours
Take a ride on the beautiful waves of the Pacific Ocean in Hermosa Beach. Get a full surfing experience from expert instructors that will cover safety, etiquette, technique, tides, ocean conditions and more. Lessons offered for beginners, intermediate and advanced surfers.
• 2 hours
This 5-hour trip is perfect for families who want to fish locally off the coast of Orange County. The types of fish available to catch include halibut, barracuda, yellowtail, white sea bass, sand bass, calico bass, bonito and even tuna. You never know what you might reel in, and that is part of the magic of fishing.
• 5 hours
Come experience what private fishing is all about! we pride ourselves on catching fish year round. We cater to beginner as well as the seasoned fishermen. Our captains knows how to find fish and we are dedicated to providing the best service and memorable experiences.
• 9 hours