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Dana Wharf Whale Watching & Sportfishing

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Address: 34675 Golden Lantern St, Dana Point, CA 92629-2908
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Whale Watching Adventures, Charters , Fishing and more from Dana Point

Whale Watching Adventures, Charters , Fishing and more from Dana Point

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Dana Point Sportfishing

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family fishing trip

Everyone involved, from the check-in to boat crew were helpful and informative. Fishing was not the best but that is fishing. Still had a great time on the water.

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Everyone involved, from the check-in to boat crew were helpful and informative. Fishing was not the best but that is fishing. Still had a great time on the water.

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We didn't see any whales, but we were hanging out with a large pod of dolphins for quite a bit of time. They are much more interactive than whales would have been and SO cute to watch. The guide was very knowledgeable about dolphins and over all quite entertaining as well as personable.

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The crew is super helpful and friendly they went above and beyond to make it an enjoyable experience for all that were in my party I would highly recommend Dana Wharf Sportfishing & whale watching two anyone

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This was well worth the experience. As them if your time of visit will be cool or warm, we bought jackets to wear, glad we did. Love the sea animals.

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San Francisco, California
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Excellent whale watching tour, the captain was nice enough to make sure we got to see the whale atleast 6-7 times. Great tour I have been 3 times will definitely go again!

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Fabulous trip...crew, skipper and naturalists were a dynamite combo. Loved hearing about the educational projects offered students and the opportunity to advance these projects. I'd say bring a wind breaker and enjoy the most professional whale watch possible. Hats off to you all.

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The narrator was clear and educational. I recommend locals and vacationing people to try this. The catamaran had a fairly smooth ride in choppy seas.

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My wife and I came to Dana Point celebrating our anniversary and decided to enjoy some time out in the ocean for a chance to see some cool marine life. We were able to see a rare deep sea bottlenose dolphin called "patches" with his pod family amd it was absolutely amazing. Our guides were great and interacted with everyone... More 

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The crew on the Fury was the best I have fish with. I do wish the boat was faster for less travel time and more fishing time

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Huntington Beach, California
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

If it weren't for the very windy and choppy conditions, I would have given 4 stars. My wife wanted to do something different and she liked the idea of a pleasant coastal cruise in Dana Point with "breakfast". The continental breakfast was actually really good with fresh blueberries, blackberries and strawberries, bagels and cream cheese, pastries, and drinks. Unlike the... More 

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  • I have a family of 7. Can your tour accommodate all of us together?
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