The Dana Point Ocean Institute is presenting Whale and Marine Life Tour on select dates in 2019.
The Ocean Institute Whale and Marine Life Tour is on Sunday December 15 2019.
South OC Beaches has all the info for you to enjoy Whale and Marine Life Tour!
Join marine educators in exploring the ocean from top to bottom, while searching for some of the world’s largest and smallest creatures, including dolphins and whales, during this 2.5-hour long marine life exploration cruise.
First, learn how scientists identify the largest whales on earth based on their unique characteristics in an optional pre-cruise Mammal Talk.
Then, embark on the Research Vessel Sea Explorer to test your new knowledge as we search for whales, dolphins, and sea lions.
Lastly, assist Ocean Institute staff in collecting samples of sea floor mud and the smallest organisms on earth – phytoplankton and zooplankton!
The Ocean Institute is pleased to provide the area’s only dolphin and whale watching cruise that allows your family to be a scientist for the day!
Check in: 9:00am to 9:45am
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 .
Saturday December 21 2019
Sunday December 22 2019
Sunday December 29 2019
The Ocean Institute is located at 24200 Dana Point Harbor Drive in Dana Point.
Times and Dates are subject to change.
Please contact the event organizer for the most up to date information.