There is something unique and magnificent about seeing a whale in the open ocean. May be it is just the fact we feel really tiny in front of them. Whales aren’t common animals that you can see daily. You can only spot a whale when you are out on a private boat charter San Diego. Yes, so, in order to observe these gentle giant beings in their natural habitat in the US, you need to pay a visit to one of the coastal destinations.
San Juan Islands, Washington
It is one of the best places to get a view of orcas. You will also get to see Humpbacls, minkes and gray whales. You can see them here all the year round but they are majorly seen during springs. The San Juan Islands are Whale Trail route and you will witness a string of whale plentiful places here.
Bar Harbor, Maine
Bar Harbor is renowned for its East Coast delights and amazing whale sights. The Gulf of Main is perfect whale habitat because it is enriched with plethora of whale diets such as fishes, krill and squids. All you need to do is bring your binoculars to check out whale spouts from a distance.
If you are going to Maui, then coming without watching the majestic humpback whales is surely a waste of your trip. February is the best time to witness these massive beasts going with their calves.
Cabrillo National Monument, San Diego
Gray whales make the biggest migration out of all the mammals of the world and you will definitely get a big look at them at the Cabrillo National Monument. The peak time to see this 44-foot long mammal is in mid Jan. San Diego is the best location to go for whale watching. Choose the best whale watching San Diego cruiser and enjoy this life enriching experience.
December to March is the prime time to witness humpback whales here. Fin Whales are the second largest animals which you can see here. They love to migrate from here during the winters. During the warm months, you are likely to see Bottlenose dolphins.
Coastal Waters off Florida
California and New England are the best places to enjoy whale watching but it doesn’t mean you will not have any luck in the Sunshine State. You can easily take a dolphin cruise and end up spotting North Atlantic right whale during the months of November and December.
Cape Cod, Massachusetts
It has been named as the top whale watching locations of the world by World Wildlife Fund. You are bound to see humpback whale, fin whales and minke during the 8 long watching season period.
Big Sur, California
You can view Blue whale, Gray Whale and Humpback whale here all the year round. It is one of the best places to visit on the west coast and make sure you don’t turn your eyes off the ocean. The exotic view of the ocean with the whales in deep is exhilarating.