"The OCean Adventure cruise is a journey to explore the living wonders of the ocean."
The OCean Adventures runs public trips daily! Remember that whale watching is year round at Dana Wharf as we see the Gray Whale migration November - April! While the Blue Whales are seen during the Summer and into Fall. Delight in the exciting sights and sounds of the magnificent ocean creatures off Dana Point. Known as a landmark for marine life sightings, Dana Wharf's ocean adventure cruises offer rare glimpses into a huge variety of underwater wildlife and gorgeous scenic views you'll never forget.
NEW! Deluxe Catamaran Adventure
Come aboard our specially built, luxurious catamaran for an incredible 2.5-hour Whale and Dolphin Adventure. A totally different, intimate and unforgettable experience! This 2.5-hour trip departs select days aboard the catamaran at various times.
- A limited number of passengers – this trip is NEVER CROWDED!
- Amazing viewing platform- our passengers can view marine life and not get wet.
- A faster and quieter journey – advanced technology engines assure you a smooth ride!
- An up close and personal experience - get closer to marine life such as whales and dolphins and watch them as they swim beneath you.
- An educational experience - get your questions answered by our on-board professional naturalist or marine biologist.
- Bask in the sun on the sun bench in the back or ride the bow for an adventure!
- Our enclosed cabin boasts a full view of the ocean and flat screen monitors so you can see the Captain's navigation screen and more.
The 63 ft OCean Adventure is an eco-friendly, state-of-the-art catamaran, also available for charters. It is certified to carry up to 49 passengers and is fully equipped with an easy-access deli-style galley and full-service bar. See the calendar here.
CATAMARAN 2.5-HOUR WHALE WATCHING CRUISES
Adults - $55 / Kids and Seniors (3-12) - $35 / 2 and under are FREE!
Come aboard our new luxurious catamaran for a 2.5-hour, luxury cruise you'll have a totally intimate and unforgettable experience. This boat is NEVER crowded! The 63-foot OCean Adventure catamaran is a beautiful, NEW, state-of-the-art vessel with a full-service deli-style galley. Every trip is a new experience, so be sure to come out often! Join us as we search for whales, dolphin, sea lion and other exciting marine life! All of our cruises are narrated by our expert captains who will educate you on the abundant ocean life on our coast. Trips are all 2 hours long, plenty of time to discover the world that lies beneath! Remember that sightings are guaranteed! If you don't see A GOOD SHOWING of whales or dolphin, you will get your ticket back and are invited to come out again with us! These "whale checks" never expire.
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County Wine Cruise
5:30pm - 7:00pm
This cruise runs Fridays & Sundays.
$49 per person
Join us for a 90-minute evening cruise aboard our luxury catamaran through the beautifully lit up Dana Point Harbor. This cruise will feature a sampling of wines from The Organic Cellar which promotes organically grown and pesticide-free wines as well as a sample platter of cheese, crackers, fruits and nuts that compliment the wines. The 63' Ocean Adventure catamaran also features a full cash bar if you'd like to purchase some additional beverages. Sit back, relax and enjoy the lights of beautiful and charming Dana Point Harbor This cruise includes:
~ 4 tastes of wine (2 red and 2 white) from The Organic Cellar which is a winery that infuses great tastes, health, and fine living. Join us in making our lives a little healthier and a whole lot more delicious.
~ Cheese/cracker/dried fruit/nut sampler
~ Wine host
Additional wine can be purchased aboard the catamaran.
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To book a private charter, team building event, birthday party, or any other special event aboard the OCean Adventures, please feel free to contact us:
Call (888) 224-0603, outside of California, call (949) 496-5794
or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
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