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San Diego Harbor Cruise

San Diego Harbor Cruise

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Spend a few hours relaxing, sunbathing and sightseeing in the placid waters just off San Diego during this 1 or 2 hour San Diego Harbor cruise. Sit back and relax as you take in a fully-narrated tour, offering top-notch sight lines of the San Diego skyline, a cruise under Coronado Bridge, a look at the bustling US Naval fleet and a chance to spot some of the harbor’s resident sea lions. Choose between 1 and 2 hour cruise options, offering you two trips to fit your schedule and interests.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$30.00
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San Diego Whale Watching Cruise
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San Diego Whale Watching Cruise

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Go whale watching from San Diego aboard a replica of a historic sailing schooner that won the world’s first America’s Cup sailing competition in 1851. Throughout your cruise, your expert guide shares informative commentary about gray whales, dolphins, and other marine animals, along with details about the US Navy sites you pass as you head out on the Pacific Ocean.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Small Group Classic Sunset Sail in San Diego
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Small Group Classic Sunset Sail in San Diego

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Watch the sun set over San Diego during an all-inclusive small-group cruise aboard a classic sailboat. Pass landmarks such as the Maritime Museum, Coronado Bridge, and USS Midway, and look for sea lions, dolphins, and other wildlife around San Diego Harbor on the 2.5-hour cruise.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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San Diego Harbor Dinner Cruise

San Diego Harbor Dinner Cruise

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Take an evening cruise wining and dining aboard the ‘Spirit of San Diego,’ enjoying top-notch food and drink, plus sparkling skyline views during this San Diego dinner cruise. Dig into your included gourmet meal, accompanied by a complimentary cocktail and live on-board entertainment, as you cruise 25-miles worth of California’s beautiful coastline and gaze at the twinkling stars above. You can also upgrade your cruise to include an unlimited open bar for an additional price.
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  • 2 hours 15 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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San Diego Best of the Bay 90 Minute Harbor Cruise

San Diego Best of the Bay 90 Minute Harbor Cruise

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See San Diego from a marine vantage point on this 90-minute harbor cruise, including a look at the marina, seabirds and potential sea lion sightings. Listen to live narration from your captain and enjoy for-purchase snacks from the onboard snack bar.
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  • 2 hours
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San Diego Premier Dinner Cruise

San Diego Premier Dinner Cruise

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On this experience, relax in style aboard a luxury dinner cruise. Enjoy panoramic views from the boat's deck and take your time over a gourmet, 3-course meal, as you cruise past twinkling city lights that ring San Diego Bay. Listen to an entertaining DJ play music and enjoy an unforgettable evening, or celebrate a birthday, anniversary or another special occasion.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
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Small-Group San Diego Sunset Sailing Excursion
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Small-Group San Diego Sunset Sailing Excursion

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Sail into the setting sun aboard a Catalina style sailboat during this intimate cruise with a small group. Feel like you have the ship all to yourself on this trip that’s limited to just 12 total guests, watching as the last rays of the sun drop into the glistening waves. Enjoy the included beer, soft drinks and snacks during the ride, as well as jackets and wind gear in case you get cold. You can even plug in your own music to add to the fun. Departure times vary throughout the year. Guest must contact Sail San Diego after purchase for the exact departure time.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Small-Group San Diego Afternoon Sailing Excursion
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Small-Group San Diego Afternoon Sailing Excursion

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Enjoy a sailing adventure on a Catalina-style sailboat with just six people for a comfortable, semi-private experience (or, find five friends and fill up the whole boat). Sail in San Diego Harbor during the day. Sit back and relax to enjoy the water views while enjoying complimentary beer, soft drinks and snacks.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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San Diego Bay Jet Boat Ride
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San Diego Bay Jet Boat Ride

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Zoom around the waters of San Diego Bay on a jet boat ride that provides speed, splashes, and spins. As you race through the scenic waterway, your captain points out landmarks including the USS Midway, Coronado Island, Seaport Village, the Embarcadero, and the city skyline. Hang on as your captain takes your boat into power slides, 360-degree spins and other thrilling maneuvers—a high-octane twist on sightseeing in San Diego.
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  • 30 minutes
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San Diego Seal Tour

San Diego Seal Tour

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Take in the highlights of San Diego Bay during a sightseeing tour by amphibious vehicle. Travel on both land and water like a ‘duck tour,’ starting on the streets of Seaport Village and rolling down Harbor Drive alongside San Diego Bay. Transition into the water after departing Seaport Village. Cruise past the SeaWorld and Vacation Isle, experiencing the best of maritime San Diego on this fun and informative tour.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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San Diego One Hour Harbor Cruise
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San Diego One Hour Harbor Cruise

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Sail along the San Diego Bay on this relaxing 1-hour cruise. While aboard, enjoy views of the city, as well as US naval vessels, the Star of India, and the Coronado Bridge. Catch sight of the Hotel del Coronado, and spot sea lions in their natural habitats. Along the 1-hour route, you can pick up a snack and drink at the snack bar (own expense), and relax as you cruise the water.
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  • 1 hour
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Whale Watching Cruise from Mission Bay
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Whale Watching Cruise from Mission Bay

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Encounter some of Earth's most magnificent creatures on a 3-hour whale-watching cruise in San Diego. The voyage departs right from Mission Bay, so you’ll be out into the open ocean and looking for animals in just 10 short minutes. Marine biologists onboard help you spot whales and dolphins and learn about their life in the deep blue sea.
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  • 3 hours
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San Diego Harbor Speed Boat Adventure

San Diego Harbor Speed Boat Adventure

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Experience the thrill of driving your own speed boat during this tour of San Diego Harbor. Learn the basics of boating from your expert guide before following your guide's boat around the harbor, cruising past highlights such as the USS Midway, a US Navy submarine, Coronado Bridge, Seaport Village, the cruise ship terminal, the historic ship Star of India and San Diego Maritime Museum. Learn from your guide about these landmarks via the onboard two-way communications system and stop for photo ops on this exciting tour.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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San Diego Champagne Brunch Cruise
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San Diego Champagne Brunch Cruise

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Make the most of a Sunday with a 2-hour brunch cruise through San Diego Bay. Capture prime views of the city skyline and harbor from a luxury yacht, and round out your morning bliss with bottomless mimosas and our new brunch menu with plated entrée service includes breakfast favorites, vegetarian options, and so much more. Indoor and Outdoor seating available please call Flagship Cruises & Events with seating preference. Listen to DJ tunes as the attentive crew constantly top off your glass. Shouldn’t weekends always be like this?
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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San Diego Shore Excursion: San Diego Seal Tour

San Diego Shore Excursion: San Diego Seal Tour

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See San Diego’s sights by land and water on a 1.5-hour seal tour independent shore excursion, and explore this picturesque port of call in an amphibious vehicle. Listen to stories that bring San Diego’s history to life as you travel along the water’s edge, then steer straight into San Diego Bay. Take in sweeping views of SeaWorld, watch for the seals and sea lions that play, eat and bask at Quivira Basin and return to your ship along the scenic Harbor Drive.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Dolphin & Whale Watching Sunset Cruise
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Dolphin & Whale Watching Sunset Cruise

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Our Sunset Cruise departs from Mission Bay in beautiful San Diego, CA. Our friendly and experienced crew provides you with sightings of beautiful whales & dolphins, and an educational experience where you can learn about these animals that visit the ocean near San Diego harbor. This is topped off with our beautiful San Diego sunset.
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  • 2 to 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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America's Cup Sailing in San Diego

America's Cup Sailing in San Diego

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Cruise around San Diego bay aboard an authentic 1992 America’s Cup racing yacht and travel at twice the speed of the average sailboat. The Stars and Stripes USA-11 is one of the fastest and best known America’s Cup racing yachts. It was designed and built to be raced in San Diego, and has been restored to pristine condition. Take a turn at the helm and join in grinding the winches to raise and trim the sails.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Luxury Sunset Sail Experience on San Diego Bay - Small Group

Luxury Sunset Sail Experience on San Diego Bay - Small Group

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Set sail at one of the best times of day—sunset—during this San Diego Bay cruise. Board a comfortable sailing yacht and cruise along San Diego's coastline, taking in views of the scenic waterfront, military vessels, and historical landmarks. Catch sight of marine life and enjoy spectacular photo ops. Gorgeous sunset views and Wine makes this tour a great choice for couples or travelers celebrating a special occasion.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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San Diego Premier Brunch Cruise

San Diego Premier Brunch Cruise

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Go sightseeing on the waters of San Diego Bay during a 2-hour brunch cruise that provides a delicious seated brunch accompanied by complimentary champagne. After enjoying a lavish plated brunch dish, stay at your private table or head outside to the open air for sunshine and sightseeing.
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Luxury Sailing Experience on San Diego Bay - Small Group - Afternoon
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Luxury Sailing Experience on San Diego Bay - Small Group - Afternoon

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A boat ride in San Diego Bay offers the perfect vantage point from which to view the city’s Skyline. This luxury sailing adventure on a 40-foot yacht lets visitors take in the sights in comfort and privacy, the perfect activity for those seeking an extra special addition to their San Diego trip.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Small Group San Diego Day Sail
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Small Group San Diego Day Sail

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Sail Liberty offers the unforgettable experience of a beautiful sailboat touring adventure aboard a traditional sailing yacht. Our replica 1904 Yacht, offers excellent sailing for small group harbor tours and a remarkable sunset cruise all the while using traditional sailing techniques aboard a classic vessel unlike any other in San Diego.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
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San Diego Dinner Cruise with Beer Pairings

San Diego Dinner Cruise with Beer Pairings

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Set sail on the San Diego Harbor for a 2.5-hour dinner cruise with beer pairings, and spend an evening dancing, drinking and dining on board an elegant yacht. Kick off the night with a sumptuous buffet paired with beers from the region’s renowned craft breweries. Watch the sun set into the Pacific Ocean and take in views of San Diego’s city lights, Coronado Island and the bustling harbor as you dance to songs by the yacht’s DJ.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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San Diego Summer Whale & Dolphin Watching Cruise

San Diego Summer Whale & Dolphin Watching Cruise

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Hop aboard a whale-watching cruise in San Diego for the chance to see whales and other Pacific marine life. You'll head out of the bay into the open ocean on board a large boat to look for the whales on the surface of the water.
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  • 4 hours
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Private Sailing Charter on San Diego Bay

Private Sailing Charter on San Diego Bay

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Sail the lovely waters off San Diego on a private yacht charter. The itinerary is up to you, or your captain can suggest some places to go. You can opt for a whale watching tour (seasonal), or lay anchor and go for a swim. If you prefer, choose a bay tour; seeing the sights like the Hotel del Coronado, Point Loma Lighthouse, Tijuana, and the San Diego skyline.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
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What people are saying about Water Tours in San Diego

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San Diego Harbor Cruise
"The narrator was excellent; he was very good at telling us what we were viewing. Trip was on-time and handled well; facilities and staff were very good!"..."
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San Diego Whale Watching Cruise
"I was so surprised by the level of service and hospitality of the crew on this ship! Each member was so kind and attentive to everyone while they were also working and navigating this beautiful ship to the first gray whale sighting of the season. They really went above and beyond to ensure our comfort and make it a memorable experience."..."
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Small Group Classic Sunset Sail in San Diego
"Philip was great! The sailboat is beautiful and it was a very peaceful, informative and fun Sail. Will be booking again for sure."..."
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San Diego Harbor Dinner Cruise
"Amazing food, amazing wait staff, amazing view of the city, perfect length of time, great experience overall"..."
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San Diego Best of the Bay 90 Minute Harbor Cruise
"The tour guides were very good and the wait staff was excellent. They serve drinks and food, the views from the boat were great and the boat was very clean and safe."..."
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San Diego Premier Dinner Cruise
"The manager was amazing and very accommodating. It was smooth sailing and the dinner service was very well organized."..."
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Small-Group San Diego Sunset Sailing Excursion
"Captain Sean is a great guide. Very informative and fun to talk to. Beautiful 3 hour tour, very worth the price."..."
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Small-Group San Diego Afternoon Sailing Excursion
"Very peaceful trip. Lots to see. We were lucky to see several military aircraft buzzing around the entire trip."..."
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San Diego Bay Jet Boat Ride
"I loved the speed and hook slide turns and stops! Sit up front to get the best experience with the turns and bouncing."..."
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San Diego Seal Tour
"This was an awesome tour! Fozii and Hatch were both funny, friendly and super informative. They both made our experience one we will definitely remember and recommend to family. Thank you Fozii and Hatch!"..."
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San Diego One Hour Harbor Cruise
"Staff was so friendly and knowledgeable. Very kind to me and my children. Facilities clean and very nice. Tour time was great, had a nice fun family time ."..."
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Whale Watching Cruise from Mission Bay
"Seeing the most majestic animals in the ocean was just incredible! Thank you for a trip of a lifetime! Well definitely go again!"..."
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San Diego Harbor Speed Boat Adventure
"Amazing time! Very easy to find, access parking, and overall get started! The boat trip was very fun and we will be returning! The 2 hour trip was beautiful, I went during the 3pm slot and it was perfect, the sunset and views were amazing! Great tour guide!!!"..."
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San Diego Champagne Brunch Cruise
"Fun and relaxing brunch cruise. Good food and service. Would go again. It was also a beautiful day on the water."..."
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San Diego Shore Excursion: San Diego Seal Tour
"The captain and crew mate, Bret were great! Bret offered to take group photos of the the people onboard. He captured some great photos! Informative tour and we were able to see a lot of sea lions."..."
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Dolphin & Whale Watching Sunset Cruise
"Awesome 😎 adventure on the water. Had a wonderful time aboard the vessel. Lots of nice people attending."..."
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America's Cup Sailing in San Diego
"The staff was so welcoming, friendly and very knowledgeable about sailing and about the general San Diego Bay area. Would definitely look into doing this again."..."
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Luxury Sunset Sail Experience on San Diego Bay - Small Group
"Our Captain, Kyle, was wonderful! Knowledgeable and had us comfortable aboard the boat. We enjoyed our sail greatly!"..."
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San Diego Premier Brunch Cruise
"This was our third visit. We enjoy the brunch cruise every time. The views are exceptional. Nice smooth ride as well."..."
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Luxury Sailing Experience on San Diego Bay - Small Group - Afternoon
"Great way to see the city! Beautiful and very relaxing. Our captain was a great host and we had a wonderful time!"..."
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Small Group San Diego Day Sail
"It was my first sail ever and what an amazing experience. Will definitely recommend to all my friends. It actually brought me to tears😊"..."
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San Diego Dinner Cruise with Beer Pairings
"Totally enjoyable experience for our group. The food was delicious and the service was excellent. The beer pairings were great but the option for the host bar was perfect for the birthday celebration were there for. We would definitely do this again!"..."
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San Diego Summer Whale & Dolphin Watching Cruise
"The hosts were super friendly and with the limited capacity it was actually pretty nice not having big crowds. Saw 3 different pods of dolphins and sea lions but unfortunately no whales. Wish we'd been told the odds of whale sightings was about 25% but overall a great day on the water and a memorable experience"..."
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Private Sailing Charter on San Diego Bay
"Operator was very professional and communicative. We got to pick from three different bay your options, any of which would have been excellent. Boat was clean, well stocked and comfortable. 10/10 would recommend."..."

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