Dolphin and Whale Watching
Dana Point is the Dolphin and Whale Capital of the World® and the first Whale Heritage Site in the Americas.
Huge herds of wild dolphins, breathtaking whales, sea lions, and much more await you aboard the most unique and memorable whale watching excursion in the world!
During the summer months, on this eco tour you could see the largest known animals on earth, giant blue whales. They migrate to Dana Point to feed on tiny crustaceans called krill. You might also see humpback whales, fin whales, minke whales, Bryde’s whales, and more! You could also encounter several different kind of dolphins during your eco tour including common dolphins, Risso’s dolphins, and bottlenose dolphins. Will your eco tour be very lucky to see rare animals like orcas? Possibly! Killer whales, pilot whales, and more could be seen at any time.
In addition to mammals like whales, dolphins, and sea lions, your eco tour may encounter fish such as sharks and sunfish, as well as many different species of pelagic birds.