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Next Level Sailing

#29 of 158 Boat Tours & Water Sports in San Diego Features Animals
1492 N Harbor Dr, Site of San Diego Maritime Museum, San Diego, CA 92101-3309
+1 800-644-3454
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Sunset Cruise aboard the Yacht America from San Diego
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2-Hour Harbor Sail in San Diego with Maritime Museum Ticket
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Welcome aboard the world famous 139ft yacht AMERICA for a once-in-a-lifetime whale watching experience. This luxurious sailing schooner provides the most environmentally friendly and personal wildlife experience in San Diego. Next Level Sailing is located at the San Diego Maritime Museum; and same day admission to the museum is included for all of our guests. Highlights: * 4-hour cruise to spot whales, dolphins and more * "Whale sighting" and "no sea sickness" guarantees * Snacks and non-alcoholic beverages included * Free same day admission to SD Maritime Museum With low sweeping decks offering fantastic uninterrupted views and a deep keel for stability, the AMERICA offers whale watching at its best.
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1492 N Harbor Dr, Site of San Diego Maritime Museum, San Diego, CA 92101-3309
+1 800-644-3454
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It was ok. The crew was great! The Captain/owner had personal guests onboard, which is certainly his right. However, I felt like we were interrupting. They were in the back taking photos and talking while the paying guests were up front. The crew was very...More

Reviewed 9 July 2017

This is a must do if you want a whale watching adventure. This boat is beautiful, the crew is friendly and we saw lots of blue whales. We only had 12 other people on this tour so we were able to help raise the sails...More

Thank David U
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

I booked this yacht trip months ago based on TripAdvisor reviews. And I'm glad I did, it exceeded our expectations. The Yacht America: It's a gorgeous yacht! The captain was super nice and chill, brought his dog named Louie on board and he was lit...More

Thank CruzfromPhilly
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

We went on the America with our 2 young kids and had a great time. A little chilly but the blankets were nice, as were the snacks. The crew was friendly, Captain was very informative, and we saw a whale! Fun for the whole family.

Thank alexisgolden
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

This was actually my best day in San Diego loved every second such a beautiful boat and did not want to go back to port

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Reviewed 7 January 2017

We just arrived back at our resort and are still talking about the trip today. We happened upon a pod of dolphins that ran into the hundreds with sitings of a hump backed whale that kept surging out of the ocean amongst the Dolphins and...More

Thank Zelda012
Reviewed 17 November 2016

This is coming from one who doesn't spend measurable time either reading or (especially) writing reviews/experiences on the inter web, as I am truly "old school". I will say the crew was great, the boat was/is magnificent, and the run was most enjoyable. Our arrival...More

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Reviewed 16 November 2016

My wife and I looked forward to the sunset cruise on America's Cup. We were not disappointed. Capt. Troy Sears and crew were top notch in every way. How did she sail? Like a dream! She glided through the water and waves effortlessly. It was...More

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Thank samemfinger
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Fun time! Great opportunity to experience the legendary AMERICA with my granddaughter. The capt & crew were most informative & accommodating.

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Thank jaa24
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Would have liked to sail more, but winds were light. Motored most of trip. Overall a good day and glad we went. Would definitely do it again.

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