The Dana Point Ocean Institute is presenting Pacific Marine Exploration Tours on select dates in 2018.
The Ocean Institute Pacific Marine Exploration Tour is on Sunday July 1 2018.
South OC Beaches has all the info for you to enjoy Pacific Marine Exploration Tours!
Join the Ocean Institute’s marine educators in exploring the ocean from top to bottom.
Search for some of the world’s largest and smallest creatures during the 2.5-hour long whale watching program.
Learn how scientists identify the largest mammals on earth based on their unique characteristics in an optional pre-cruise Mammal Talk.
Embark on the R/V Sea Explorer to test your new knowledge as you search for whales, dolphins, and sea lions. N Assist the Ocean Institute staff in collecting samples of sea floor mud and the smallest organisms on earth – phytoplankton and zooplankton!
This is the area’s only whale watching program that allows your family to be a scientist for the day!
Check in: 9:00am to 9:50am
Pre-cruise tutorial: 9:15am to 9:45am
Cruise: 10:00am to 12:30pm
Be sure explore the Ocean Institute campus and aquariums after your cruise for additional hands-on activities throughout the day.
$30/Senior (55 & up)
$30/Active Duty Military (ID required)
$15/Child (4 -17)
For more information and to register please visit The Ocean Institute .
July 1, 7, 8, 15, 21, 22, 28, 29
August 4, 5, 11, 12, 18, 19, 25, 26
The Ocean Institute is located at 24200 Dana Point Harbor Drive in Dana Point.