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Hyannis Whale Watcher Cruises
Cape Cod's Finest Whale Watching

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Our first trip of the 2019 season is just around the corner and the whales are already here! Join us in welcoming back the whales, dolphins, and marine life that summer in the productive waters around Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary. Springtime offers uncrowded boats and an opportunity for rare sightings, maybe even a glimpse of the critically endangered North Atlantic right whale. Book now for the adventure of a lifetime!

The waters around Cape Cod consistently rank as one of the world’s top 10 whale watching destinations. With over thirty years experience and a sighting rate of 99%, Hyannis Whale Watcher Cruises looks forward to providing you with a whale watch to remember.

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Whale Watch Gift Certificates

Whale Watch Gift Certificates

Looking for a unique gift for friends near or far? How about a gift certificate for a Whale Watching adventure out of picturesque Barnstable Harbor. The promise of adventure … the majesty of frolicking whales and dolphin … the exhilaration of sunshine and saltwater.

Plus our gift certificates are easy to order and a cinch to wrap! How could it get much better than this? Hyannis Whale Watcher Cruises gift certificates are available in $53 (adults), $45 (seniors – 62+) and $33 (kids – 4 to 12) denominations. Order online now!



WhaleSENSE is a collaborative, voluntary program recognizing commercial whale watching companies committed to a higher standard of whale watching. Hyannis Whale Watcher Cruises is committed to the principles of WhaleSENSE on all of our cruises. Our vessel operates in compliance with NOAA’s Northeast Whale Watching Guidelines and are active WhaleSENSE participants. Hyannis Whale Watcher Cruises is a proud supporter of the Whale and Dolphin Conservation Society, the world’s most active charity dedicated to the conservation and welfare of all whales, dolphins and porpoises.

Best Of The Cape & Islands

Best of the Cape & Islands

Hyannis Whale Watcher Cruises has been selected Best of the Cape & Islands – Land and Sea Excursions – Mid-Cape by Cape Cod Life magazine each year since 2014.

This is a readers’ choice award voted on annually by the magazine’s readers and subscribers. Cape Cod Life is the region’s premier lifestyle magazine showcasing the stunning natural beauty and historic charm of Cape Cod, Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket since 1979. Hyannis Whale Watcher Cruises is proud to receive this award for another season!

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The latest news and events from the Hyannis Whale Watcher team.


Two massive finback #whales surface lunge feeding right off the of the #Whalewatcher on today's #CapeCod #whalewatch!

Today's #CapeCod #whalewatch featured sights of feeding finback and minke #whales as well as this juvenile #humpback #whale who gave us a close boat approach!

A pair of #harbor #seals wishing us a great #CapeCod #whalewatch today! It was too! Finback and #humpback #whales! We sail at 11am tomorrow. Tickets here-

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2019 Best of Cape Cod & the Islands
Land & Sea Excursions
Thank you Cape Cod Life’s Annual Readers’ Choice Awards
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Two massive finback whales surface lunge feeding right off our bow! ... See MoreSee Less

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Take two!

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It was a 6 different marine mammals kinda day:
Atlantic white sided dolphins
Endangered finback
Playful humpbacks
Numerous minkes
harbor & grey seals galore !
Joanne Jarzobski Photography
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Check out our great new selection of custom whale goods from @3potato4 available exclusively at our shops! #capecod ... See MoreSee Less

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Don't let the sun set on the trip of a lifetime!

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