Monterey Bay Boat Charters offers many
opportunities to enjoy Monterey Bay, California, and learn
about the marine mammals, birds and other sea life in the
- Whale watching trips - year-round
Please call 831-372-0599 for private whale watch charter
prices. For our daily whale watch trips with a Marine Biologist/Naturalist
see the Monterey
Bay Whale Watch website for details.
||Summer/fall trips (April
through December) feature humpback whales, blue
whales and dolphins.
||Winter/spring trips (January
through March) feature gray whales and dolphins.
||Killer whales can be seen
at any time of the year.
- Seabird Trips - 8 hour and 12 hour trips, with
longer offshore trips in the fall. See Monterey
Seabirds for dates and details.
- Burial At Sea - We offer chartered boat trips
for services including scattering of ashes at sea. See our
Burial At Sea page for details.
- Charter Boats - Private charters for groups, corporations
and conferences, and other events. For charter boat prices
We have three vessels available
for these trips:
- The BLACKFIN is a
65' Catamaran with capacity of 125 passengers and
Upstairs/Downstairs Inside/Outside seating and viewing.
- The Sea Wolf II is
a 70' single hull vessel, capacity 69 passengers,
with inside and outside seating.
- The Point Sur Clipper
is a 55' single hull vessel, capacity 48 (similarly
equipped as the Sea Wolf II).
All of our vessels are fully Coast
Guard Inspected and insured. Each vessel carries life
vests for all passengers and all required safety equipment.
Our vessels are equipped with navigation devices, radar,
marine radios, depth sounders and two restrooms. Each
vessel has Eco-Friendly Turbo Diesel engines.
We do not provide catering services for our charter trips,
but we recommend the following experienced boat caterer:
Monte Vista Market
15 Soledad Drive
Monterey, CA 93940