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  • Only 16 Guests!
  • Limited Edition Cruise

Dana Point Maritime Festival Tall Ships Cannon Battle Viewing

Ahoy mateys! Watch a mock cannon battle between historic tall ships during beautiful sunset cruise.

Quick Details

Calendar Dates: Saturday, September 10, 2022

Clock Departure time: 4:00 PM

Users Capacity: Although “DolphinSafari” is Coast Guard certified to carry up to 26 guests, this cruise is limited to 16.

Info Additional information:

  • Our Maritime Festival cruises are safe and never crowded.
  • The boat is cleaned with CDC-approved products in-between cruises.
  • “DolphinSafari” does not have Underwater Viewing Pods.
Adult (13 & up)
Child (1 - 12)

Grab your pirate hat, patch the eye, and give your Captain an “ARRR” when you join us for 2 and 1/2 hours of swashbuckling fun aboard our catamaran “DolphinSafari” to view amazing Tall Ships at sea.

From aboard our intimate catamaran “DolphinSafari”, you’ll enjoy watching a mock cannon battle between the historic tall ships as the sun sinks below the horizon. This limited-edition cruise will have just 16 guests on board!

While this cruise does not include whale watching, since we will be out in the open ocean and wildlife is inherently unpredictable, there is a possibility of viewing animals that might be in the area.

The annual Maritime Festival, hosted by the Ocean Institute, celebrates California’s rich maritime history with a fleet of beautiful tall ships visiting Dana Point Harbor.

About the Boat

DolphinSafari is our original 35-foot catamaran sailboat. She is Coast Guard certified to carry up to 26 passengers, however, for this special cruise we have reduced capacity to 16 guests.

DolphinSafari provides an intimate Tall Ships Mock Cannon Battle experience. Cushioned seating and panoramic views are available in the enclosed cockpit. Two eye-spy tram nets on the wide bow give you plenty of elbow room to view the tall ships and, if we’re lucky, maybe a pod coastal dolphins swimming inches below your feet. There is one restroom onboard the boat.

Take a 3D tour of DolphinSafari.

DolphinSafari is not equipped with Eye-to-Eye Underwater Viewing Pods.

Dolphins surround Capt. Dave's whale watching catamaran DolphinSafari