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7 Seas Whale Watch

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Not disappointed!

This was a great trip! We saw many whales and also some white striped dolphins! The boat ride is... read more

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Jackie T
Lots of Whales. Naturalist was fantastic!

We went on a morning excursion and found whales at Jeffries Ledge. Saw several groups to include a... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Trip Advisor's #1 of 26 Tours in Gloucester, 7 Seas Whale Watch has had the privilege of introducing thousands of passengers to the many species of whales and marine wildlife that inhabit the waters from Cape Ann and out to the Stellwagen Bank...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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63 Rogers St, Next to Gloucester House Restaurant, Gloucester, MA 01930-5043
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Reviewed yesterday

This was a great trip! We saw many whales and also some white striped dolphins! The boat ride is refreshing and the staff was pleasant and informative. Learned a lot about these animals. The town Gloucester is a nice area too. It does get a...More

Thank Jackie T
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We went on a morning excursion and found whales at Jeffries Ledge. Saw several groups to include a Mom Bunji and get calf. Very informative and not too crowded so everyone could see. Very enjoyable. Would do again.

Thank LonnieGirl
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This trip was amazing! We had so much fun! From the very beginning the staff was very attentive and continually made sure everyone was ok throughout. The boat was big and in great shape and we didn't feel like it was over crowded, which was...More

Thank EaglesLBT
Reviewed 6 days ago

Booked through Groupon and paid $57 for two. Regular price $48 each. New boat that holds about 150. Nice inside deck for rough weather or cold days. They sell drinks, beer and food. Try to get the top open deck. Not too crowded and easy...More

Thank Charles M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing like always ! Friendly and knowledgeable! We go every year never disappointed! Which we could go more often!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our captain wasthebest! So many whale and dolphin sitings bothin fog and sun! Can’t wait to go back!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Awesome trip. Saw 80 plus dolphins and 8 or so whales. But when the visiblity was less than 100 feet it was difficult. The naturalist and captain went above and beyond.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff were great and knowledgeable. They gave a good overview on the ride out that kept kids engaged (they walked around with things to touch so it was not just listening to a speech). The boat was clean and comfortable. The staff on dock...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Crew friendly, professional and knowledgeable. Humorous as well. Great experience from start to finish every time! I am always just disappointed that I don't normally get enough time off in the summer to enjoy more than one trip. Can't wait until next season to go...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first whale watching experience and we also had our one year old with us. It was hugely successful (about a dozen whale sightings and a super pod of dolphins)! The boat is nice and comfortable and it’s not so packed that it’s...More

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Jeff R
August 7, 2018|
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Response from bettypatty2018 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there. We had no issues with parking as there are a couple of parking lots on same side as departure. Would recommend arriving early enough to assure you get a good spot. Also recommend sitting at the outside patio at... More
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QBT
June 25, 2018|
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Response from Jennifer V | Reviewed this property |
We were out a little over 5 hours. Went in off season, morning. Plenty of seats. Saw whales, dolphins, and a seal! It was amazing. Great people.
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June 25, 2018|
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Response from Michelle C | Reviewed this property |
We arrived about 1230p for a 130p trip. They start to load boat about 100p. Not all seating is outside . Never have been to the upper floor to see what seating is available there but down stair has quite a bit of seating... More
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