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Whale and Dolphin Watching Cruise from Cape May

Cape May, United States

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3 hoursMobile & paper tickets accepted

Join Captain Jeff Stewart and his seasoned crew as your cruise into the Delaware Bay and the Atlantic Ocean for a 3-hour whale and dolphin watching experience. The Delaware Bay Estuary is a sanctuary for many species of marine life, including Humpback whales, Atlantic Bottlenose dolphins, Manta rays, Thresher sharks, Hammerhead sharks, Harbor porpoise, Harbor seals, Northern gannets, Greater shearwaters, Bald Eagles, laughing gulls and a plethora of fish species. This cruise allows for an awesome offshore experience for the family, as well as seasoned adventurers and seafarers alike, and is fully narrated by your captain, who will point out local history along with many types of marine life.
The vessels in the Cape May Whale Watcher fleet, include the 110 foot long Cape May Whale Watcher and the 125 foot long Atlantis. They are the largest of their kind, offering air conditioning and heat, restrooms, upper deck seating and full bars with snacks and libations. They offer max comfort!

What's Included

  • Live commentary on board
  • Certified naturalist
  • Parking Fees
  • Best locations for spotting whales, dolphins, and porpoises
  • Food and drinks
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

What To Expect


Take a break from the beach on a sightseeing cruise off the coast of Cape May. As your captain navigates to the best locations for spotting whales, dolphins, and porpoises, your certified naturalist guide offers live commentary about the area’s ocean life and the animals’ natural habitat. The boat is fully equipped with wheelchair access, bathrooms, and a snack bar for your convenience.

Stop At:

• Cape May Whale Watcher, 1218 Wilson Dr, Cape May, NJ 08204-5209

The Location

Where To Go

1218 Wilson Dr, Cape May, NJ 08204, USA

Departure time

1:00 PM


Cape May, United States

Return details

Returns to original departure point


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Written Reviews (13)

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They knew the appropriate places...

Erin O | Oct 2021

They knew the appropriate places to go and we had several dolphin and we even did spot a humpback whale they stayed extra long hunting and it was a great crew

Very reasonably priced! The tour...

Rhiannon | Oct 2021

Very reasonably priced! The tour guide was extremely knowledgeable and personable! Our boat was lucky enough to find a whale and stay alongside for a while. It was beautiful. Length of time is also perfect! 3 hours for a once in a lifetime

Captain took extra time to...

Aaron S | Sep 2021

Captain took extra time to see the hundreds of dolphins. We saw a few whales spouting and sleeping. Was great!

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Operates in most weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Please arrive an hour before departure time; boarding starts a half-hour prior to departure

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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