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Experience a Cape Cod whale watch

20 Aug 2012 1:22 PM
Experience a Cape Cod whale watch

A whale watch is a fun-filled experience for aquatic travelers of all ages, as the journey offers a glimpse at a variety of underwater life. A trip through the waters of Cape Cod gives people the chance to take one of these adventures - a beautiful way to enjoy the summer weather in this area.

Dolphins, finback whales and humpback whales are just a few of the species you might see on a Cape Cod whale watch. Consider setting sail with a talented crew from one of the following companies for a chance to take a seafaring journey in Cape Cod and its surroundings.

Dolphin Fleet Whale Watch
Daily trips are available from Dolphin Fleet, which is an excellent program for old and young naturalists. Helpful guides take visitors out on vessels specifically created for comfort and whale watching, as these diesel-powered boats feature a double chine for extra stability. Meanwhile, a sun deck on the second level gives attendees plenty of chances to work on their tans while enjoying the refreshing air off the coast of Provincetown.

You're likely to see a variety of marine life on these journeys, including marine birds, minke whales and right whales. In fact, Dolphin Fleet notes that over 1,300 humpback whales have been identified on its tours since 1975. Be sure to have your camera ready because you never know when you'll see underwater species on a Dolphin Fleet Whale Watch.

Hyannis Whale Watcher Cruises
Enjoy trips on high-speed, state-of-the-art vessels from May to October with Hyannis Whale Watcher Cruises. These adventures begin about 10 minutes from Hyannis, and deliver an educational and fun experience to attendees.

Imagine the Cape Cod sunset on a picture-perfect summer day - you can enjoy this and more on these cruises. See a collection of marine life during the day and celebrate with live entertainment during the night with these trips. With views of the historic Sandy Neck Lighthouse and wild dune vistas, it's easy to see why these cruises are considered popular in the area.

These journeys also typically feature a mouthwatering sunset soiree menu that offers a perfect opportunity to enjoy a summer vacation, including homemade Cape Cod clam chowder, local lobster salad and other area favorites. Visitors often appreciate a feast for their eyes and their appetites alike on these cruises.

With a trip on one of the aforementioned whale watches, you'll experience a blend of entertainment and sightseeing that provides a fun adventure near many of the area's luxury homes