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Cape Ann Whale Watch

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Cape Ann Whale Watch in Gloucester, Massachusetts provides guaranteed whale sightings for every whale watching tour out to Stellwagen Bank, a national marine preserve about 12 miles off the coast of Gloucester deemed one of the "Top 5 Whale Watching...more
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415 Main St, 01930, Gloucester, MA 01930-3006
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The sights of the Atlantic are awe inspiring, the whales were in many places, along with dolphin...plan to do it, we will be going next time in MA,

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Arthur S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had a great experience with Cape Ann Whale Watch. The naturalist Jamie was very knowledgeable and was able to answer all our questions. The whole on board staff was superb. I love that they don’t “bait” the whales but rather wait for the whales....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank APax04
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Plan on arriving early, the boat waits on no one, and you don't want to miss out. Traffic seemed quite heavy, and took 30 minutes longer to get there due to congestion. We booked on Groupon and saved quite a bit. Doesn't matter where you...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 30 October 2018

A rumor was going around that a gale warming was called and they were thinking of calling off the whale watch however we all wasted 2 hours going out and then going in as they decided to not chance coming back when it was too...More

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Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 29 October 2018

This was a first for my husband and I. We saw several whales and dolphins. The crew was fantastic and very informative.

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Date of experience: September 2018
Thank mellorose66
Reviewed 26 October 2018

It was fabulous to see several Humpback whales during our 3 hour tour, The on-board naturalist was very well informed and was actually able to differentiate between the 3 whales we observed. Whale watching had been on my bucket list and my daughter and I...More

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Date of experience: October 2018
Thank rnoor98
Reviewed 25 October 2018

It was worth the visit. Suggest all should go at least once.It was real retreat to watch the whales in their homes

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Date of experience: October 2018
Thank akhileshkumarsharma
Reviewed 23 October 2018

This was my 4th whale watch and 4th company. This was by far best time ever! Brought 2 young kids ages 7 and 8 and they had the time ever!

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Date of experience: October 2018
Thank sylgrenier
Reviewed 23 October 2018

Not only did we have two awesome but completely different experiences, we have decided to make this an annual trip as a family. We got to see 2 whales breach! Looking forward to next year!

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Date of experience: October 2018
Thank janabanana
Reviewed 23 October 2018

Was told, an hour ride out to the area, 2 hours whale watching. Didn’t happen. Felt rushed and was in sight of land the whole time. They chased down two groups of whales (2 each) and made it feel like they were in a hurry...More

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Date of experience: October 2018
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cherylbP6603CA
27 September 2018|
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Response from Carissimo12 | Reviewed this property |
The whales have a lot of choice in it. The boats are close within 100-200 yards but whales are mobile, they are eating as they swim and they come and go near the boats as the food supplies move. They do come quite close and... More
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pooja b
27 August 2018|
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Response from 494pavankumarm | Reviewed this property |
It will be close to 4hours total, it started at 1:30pm and returned at 5:30pm, 1.5 hrs to go and 1.5 hrs to come back and 1hour to watch the whales.
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Cindy B
25 August 2018|
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Response from debralynfarrell | Reviewed this property |
I know they stop cruising sometime in October. Not sure when they start in the spring, but I think it is sometime in May. Well worth the money! I got tickets discounted on Groupon.
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