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Stagnaro Sport Fishing Charters & Whale Watching Cruises

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The Stagnaro family has been serving the Santa Cruz area for over a century, ever since Italian patriarch Cottardo Stagnaro settled in Santa Cruz in 1879. This historical landmark business is still leading the way in ocean fun on the Monterey Bay...more
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1718 Brommer St, Santa Cruz, CA 95062-3002
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+1 831-427-0230
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Reviewed today

Perfect way to spend an afternoon in Santa Cruz.Stagnaro's employees are always pleasant, courteous, respectful, and helpful. I went on this charter alone, but there was also a large family on vacation, a dad with some small kids, a few couples, and a couple other...More

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Reviewed yesterday

I had a great time on the Stagnaro’s Whale Watching tour on 10/14/18. We saw at least 8 whales and on our way back in the crew took us by the cement ship where we saw a few great white sharks. The weather was perfect...More

Thank K6573EQtinas
Reviewed yesterday

The crew host was very helpful and knowledgeable. We had an amazing experience - a memory of a lifetime for us all.

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Thank Cindy P
Reviewed yesterday

I’ll never forget our whale watching trip! It was breathtakingly beautiful and the staff was amazing.

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Thank whitneybrazell
Reviewed yesterday

Trip was well organised. We were lucky there weren't to manny participants on board that day. After aprox. 2 hours the first whales were spotted (thought it wasn't going to happen at all that day). The guide gave good and usefull information about the whales...More

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Thank Paadames
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on the Whale watching Cruise on the afternoon of Sept 28, 2018. It was Amazing! Lots of whales in the distance then 2 whales came right up to the boat and gently played with us for about an hour! So close you could...More

Thank R E
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a fabulous day whale watching in mid February. The whales put on a fantastic display - breaching for ages. Highly recommend.

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Thank LornaBishop
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stagnaro’s whale watching was a fantastic experience. On September 29th, we saw many whales, even two “friendly whales” who seemed to enjoy entertaining our boat. The captain and staff were outstanding!

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Thank Climber51353
Reviewed 1 week ago

Captain focused on larger fish as opposed to just trying to get a boat limit as fast as possible. We got close to a boat limit but I was very happy with the quality of the fish. Three of us got 20 rockfish and three...More

Thank Travel_PartnerCa
Reviewed 1 week ago

We saw lots of humpbacks. The crew and naturalist were fantastic. Boat was nice, mid-size. Dress warmly.

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Keyssandi
27 June 2018|
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Response from santacruzwhalewatch | Property representative |
During July and August, Whale Watching trips run daily out of the Santa Cruz Harbor. Call 831-427-0230 for info and reservations (open 9-4 daily) or purchase tickets online. Jenny
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Victoria J
7 April 2018|
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Response from santacruzwhalewatch | Property representative |
Call our Santa Cruz ticket office for more information. Open 9-4 daily, Pacific Standard Time. Phone 831-427-0230 Jenny Stagnaro Charters/Santa Cruz Whale Watching
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tonysimpson955
15 August 2016|
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Response from santacruzwhalewatch | Property representative |
Adults are $48.95 and Kids (age 4-13) are $34.95
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