Whale Watching

Come See the Largest Creatures on Earth

Experience majestic blue whales, grey whales, and humpback whales with Santa Barbara’s guided whale-watching tours. During these tours, it is almost guaranteed that you will also see many dolphins and sea lions. From two-hour coastal cruises to half-day trips out to Santa Cruz Island, there are a number of whale-watching options for the entire family. This is a real treat and an unforgettable experience not to be missed.


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Sailing Center

Sailing Instruction, boat rides, cruises, kayak rentals and stand-up paddleboarding. Great fun for the whole family.
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Channel Islands Expeditions

Come experience the world-famous Channel Islands National Park on one of our epic adventure tours. Kayak through giant sea caves, hiking, multi-day trips and more! Trips depart Santa Barbara daily.
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Santa Barbara Sunset Kidd

Sunset Kidd Sailing Charters

Santa Barbara’s only 15 passenger certified Sailing Yacht.
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Condor Express Whale Watching

Your one stop access point to anything ocean. Offering multiple whale watching and Santa Cruz Island trips daily.
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Santa Barbara Jet Ski Rentals at Santa Barbara Landing

Your Home for Ocean Adventure in Santa Barbara.
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