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SeaSalt Charters

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MacMillan Pier, Provincetown, MA 02657
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Amazing early season whale watch

My husband and I (and our dog) reserved a private whale watch with Sea Salt Charter in late April... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
sharonlQ9919OD
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Slingerlands, United States
Private Charter..Amazing!!!

Took a private charter on May 5th. This was my first time whale watching on the east coast as I... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Elizabeth R
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SeaSalt Charters offers private Whale Watch and Fishing trips out of Provincetown, MA., in Cape Cod. SeaSalt Charters is owned and operated by the Avellar family, pioneers of Whale Watching on the East Coast.
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MacMillan Pier, Provincetown, MA 02657
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I (and our dog) reserved a private whale watch with Sea Salt Charter in late April. We did not know what to expect as far as whale sightings since this was the first charter of the 2018 season. Well, we were very...More

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Chad A, Owner at SeaSalt Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

hi Sharon, that's an amazing description of your experience with us. I'm so happy it worked out. we hope to see you again sometime. Thanks for choosing SeaSalt Charters Chad Avellar

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took a private charter on May 5th. This was my first time whale watching on the east coast as I usually do my trips in Alaska. By far this was the best trip I’ve ever been on. Captain Jesse was fantastic. Knowledgeable and professional. We...More

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Chad A, Owner at SeaSalt Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

THANKS for such a glowing review Elizabeth, I'm so glad you had a great trip. I wish I was there. luckily we have Capt Jesse to take care of you. see you next time. Capt Chad Avellar

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went with Captain Jesse on a private tour (4 of us) and within minutes saw several whales. Probably at least 15 overall (three different species and even the right whale which are limited in nature). We were surrounded and it was an amazing experience....More

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Chad A, Owner at SeaSalt Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

THANKS for the awesome review, I am very happy the weather and the whales were good for you. We hope to take you out again. Chad Avellar

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Reviewed 3 November 2017

Our reservation had to be changed, due to their booking error, from an AM excursion to a 5pm slot on a different day. I really wanted an AM excursion but took the change in stride because my time frame was limited, I booked on kind...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

We had a great time. Chad was an excellent captain, he was very kind, knowledgeable and respectful towards the wildlife - one could see this was more his passion than his job. We were able to see many humpback whales at a surprisingly short distance...More

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Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

First time whale watching and I loved every minute of it! Captain Chad was very knowledgeable, professional and overall just a great guy! He truly cares for your safety and the whales safety. I am so glad we choose to go with Chad on his...More

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Reviewed 26 August 2017

We booked a private whale watching charter. It was an AMAZING experience. Captain Chad is a great guy! We've been coming to P-town for the past 8 years and this year we decided to do a private charter, we had a great time. We saw...More

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Reviewed 26 August 2017

We had some wind starting out, but decided to go ahead with the trip. A bumpy ride out was worth it! There were 6 of us on the boat. It was great. We saw several different groups of whales. We followed a group of six...More

Thank Robin G
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Chad A, Owner at SeaSalt Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2017

Hi robin, Such kind words. Thanks for appreciating our hard work with the whales. It was chopper than normal, but our hard work paid off. Thanks Chad

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Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

$150 a person may seem like a lot to some but there are only six people beside Captain Chad on the boat opposed to those big whale watcher boats where everyone is on top of each other...worth every penny. Sun, salt water, fresh air and...More

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Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

A day later, and I am still in awe of my experience with Seasalt Charters and the amazing humpback whales! We got so up close, that you can hear the whale noises as they blow air through their blowholes! Capt Chad explained that the calves...More

Thank Maria J
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Chad A, Owner at SeaSalt Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2017

Thank you Maria, It was another great day with the whales and great people. Chad

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levm20
27 July 2016|
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Response from Chad A | Property representative |
It's $150/person Or a flat rate of $650 for the whole boat
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