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7 Seas Whale Watch

63 Rogers St., Gloucester

Whale-Watching Trip for One or Two Adults from 7 Seas Whale Watch (Up to 37% Off)

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Customers can enjoy whale-watching from a deck of a modern Coast Guard–certified boat

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Linda
1 ratings1 reviews
Rating of 1 out of 5 stars
22 hours ago
The 2 hour ride out to where 5 whales were, was the boat ride from hell! Half the passengers were sick for the entire 4 hours. The crew were like army war medics, running around exchanging barf bags for fresh ones. Helping people to the restrooms so they didn’t fall. We saw a whale tail. A whale fin, and the humps on the backs of 3 other whales. All were far in the distance. TERRIBLE!
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Lauren
12 ratings10 reviews
Rating of 5 out of 5 stars
1 day ago
A terrific trip! The boat was clean and well-maintained, the staff was friendly, and they didn’t overbook so there was plenty of space. Best of all, the captain communicated with other tour operators to learn where the whales were and went out of his way to take us there. We saw a lot of different whales and the staff was very knowledgeable and educated us about what we were seeing.
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Maureen
28 ratings25 reviews
Rating of 5 out of 5 stars
1 day ago
Best trip for viewing whales that we have ever had. Trip out to the siting area was rough but viewing made it worth it. Out of state guests had quite the experience. Amanda was very informative and staff were helpful to those who experienced sea sickness.
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Kendall
1 ratings1 reviews
Rating of 4 out of 5 stars
3 days ago
Ended up going on a day with very rough seas, so much so that >50% of the boat was seasick. The staff turned the boat around early and worked hard to make everyone’s trip back comfortable. That meant constantly checking on every single passenger, handing out ginger candies, and small tips to help the nausea. Even with the terrible conditions, I’m excited to go back on a new day with some sun!
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Geneva
1 ratings1 reviews
Rating of 5 out of 5 stars
5 days ago
Great time lots of Sightings but when I tell you the boat leaves on time it leaves and time found that out the hard way, But we made it in so thankful we did thank you seven seas whale watch for a wonderful day
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Heather
4 ratings3 reviews2 photos
Rating of 5 out of 5 stars
June 16, 2022
Loved it so much! Very exciting
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Carol
1 ratings1 reviews
Rating of 5 out of 5 stars
June 16, 2022
Fantastic time, amazing captain, and crew!! The whales cooperated too. 🤣 One reason I chose 7 Seas was the lower number of passengers and that they left an hour after their competitor. (May be more effective in knowing where the whales were 😉) Absolutely true!!!
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Guest
1 ratings1 reviews
Rating of 5 out of 5 stars
June 15, 2022
Pure value as we saw over 30 whales feeding- many in cooperative feeding groups. Also saw 3 different species. Learned facts from crew. An I relapse wonderful experience!
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About This Deal

  • The trip to the whales takes from 45 to over an hour, then the boat anchors on the feeding ground for about an hour and a half.
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  • Departure location: 63 Rogers St. Gloucester, MA 01930

  • Adult tickets valid for customers ages 17+

  • Due to unusually high fuel prices, all whale watch trip ticket purchases will be subject to a $5 fuel surcharge. This surcharge will be collected at the window upon check-in for each passenger in your party. The surcharge is not included in the price when purchasing your Groupon, or when making a reservation online or over the phone. We thank you for understanding

Fine Print

Promotional value expires Oct 31, 2022. Amount paid never expires. Must be 17 or older. Online reservation required. Call (978) 283-1776 to confirm availability before purchasing. A restricted number of vouchers are accepted for all trips. Not valid for afternoon trips in July and August. Confirm voucher availability before purchasing. This voucher is not a ticket. Please check-in at the ticket office no later than 30 minutes prior to departure. Voucher must be viewed before check-in. The boat leaves promptly at departure time. Late arrivals are not entitled to a refund. Gloucester is a visitor destination, please allow yourself extra time for traffic and parking. Limit 24 per person. May be repurchased every 60 days. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services. Learn about Strike-Through Pricing and Savings

About 7 Seas Whale Watch

As many as 15 species of whales populate the Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary. The mission of 7 Seas Whale Watch is to bring passengers within eyeshot of these enormous sea creatures as they thrash about, breaking the water's surface with their enormous heft and diving gracefully back below.

Seven of the species that populate the area are defined as great whales, which means they reach 30-feet at full growth. So while the tours spend 90 minutes in the whales' feeding area, customers might spot humpback whales, finback whales, minke whales, and even Atlantic white-sided dolphins. As the whales appear, grandiose and graceful, an on-staff naturalist describes the different species and their behaviors. Though whale sightings are never guaranteed—the whales are wild and act entirely on their own whims, much like tenured philosophy professors—7 Seas boasts a 99% success rate for spotting whales, and they offer free rain checks if whales don't appear.

Customers scan the seas from the sun decks or heated cabins of The Privateer IV. The boat was built to accommodate 300 passengers, though 7 Seas' trips top out at 149 passengers to ensure space, comfort, and a good view.