Cabrillo Marine Aquarium


    Join us on a Whale Watch adventure with CMA and the American Cetacean Society trained volunteers on a 2-3 hour boat trip from various landings.

Let's Go Whale Watching!
Gray Whale Facts

Click here to see photos from past whale watching trips!

Want to hear a gray whale singing? (.mp3)

Whale Watching Trips - Virtual Lectures, On-the-water Field Trips

Program Length: 2 - 3 hours

Day/Time Offered: Variable

Grades: PreK - 12

Location: Outdoor - Cabrillo Marine Aquarium / Cabrillo Coastal Park

Program Cost: Ticket prices starts at $20 / person*

Month(s) Offered: Year-Round

Students observe the migration of the Pacific gray whale or other marine life at sea on a fascinating 2-3 hour boat trip. A trained naturalist from the Cabrillo Whalewatch Program will be onboard as your guide. Also available is a virtual class all about whales, local marine mammals and seabirds, adaptable to your grade level.

* Rates vary, based on departure location. Please view the following documents: Landings Information and Whalewatch Group Information or beginning in October, email inquiries to cabrillowhalewatch - at -