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Glass Bottom Boat Tour

103 Pebbly Beach Road, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA
+1 877-778-8322
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Fish, but not much variety

The boat was easy to access and the seating was comfortable. You do have to lean over for the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
kspeckhard
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Provo, Utah
Undersea boat - an experience, but just OK

The boat was interesting in that you got to see fish very close up (they throw food from up top to... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Havashu167
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New Jersey, United States
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103 Pebbly Beach Road, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The boat was easy to access and the seating was comfortable. You do have to lean over for the entire time, so don't do this if you are going to be motion sick from looking down and floating. There were things to see and the...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The boat was interesting in that you got to see fish very close up (they throw food from up top to draw them to the boat), but there were not many species to see (maybe 4-5 different types despite the poster on board that indicates...More

1  Thank Havashu167
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Reviewed 24 October 2017

Stop at several spots to watch and feed the fish. Its a dry way to see the sea life close to the harbor. Best if weather is not too much swell.

Thank Mark_Victorville_CA
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Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

This is a rather short excursion - 50 mins - but it was fun. Saw a good amount of fish, but your didn't last as long as promoted. Maybe 35 minutes...

1  Thank Yankeerev
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Reviewed 12 July 2017

Excellent tour! Great views of Catalina island. The captain was a very nice lady. We saw many different fishes

Thank Paula C
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Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

It was fun getting out on a boat and having a close encounter with the ocean-life, but the variety of fish which we got to see was very limited. Even with feeding the fish, we only saw a couple of kinds. Our boat/tour guide was...More

Thank csrule
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Reviewed 21 February 2017

Nice tour of Avalon Bay with a knowledgeable captain (Bryce) to fill you in on the fish you're seeing and sights ashore. The boat is stable and offers little chutes for dropping fish food pellets into the water next to the viewing ports. The fish...More

Thank RPR1944
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Reviewed 20 February 2017

We were so excited for this but it was very disappointing save your money and do something else. Seen two types of fish and a lot of algae no coral which he said we would it was so boring several on board with us went...More

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1  Thank Misty B
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Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Short tour with 2 stops for feeding. Almost nothing to see until they bait the water. On our trip there were several young children onboard and even they were not impressed. The captain/tour host was trying his best to put some life into the ride....More

1  Thank ThreeZy
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Reviewed 12 November 2016

the pristine beauty of the island shore is revealed, visibility can be greater than 100 feet down. The sealife is fantastic.

Thank Norma W
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