Whale Watch with Birch Aquarium and Flagship Cruises & Events

  Whale Watching Adventures

New! Summertime Blue Whale Watching Adventure

This summer, set sail on an unforgettable adventure to experience the largest animals on Earth - Blue Whales!
July 30–September 5, 2016
Saturdays and Sundays, and Labor Day
9 a.m.–2 p.m.

Adult: $65
Youth (ages 4–12): $32.50
age 3 and under free

Seniors & Military: $50
Birch Aquarium Members: $50

To Purchase Tickets:
Flagship Cruises & Events at 619-234-4111 or at


Set Sail with the Whales!

Embark on an unforgettable journey with the ocean experts at Birch Aquarium at Scripps! Witness the longest mammal migration in the world, when approximately 20,000 gray whales pass San Diego on their annual 10,000-mile round-trip journey from the Bering Sea to the lagoons of Baja California.

December 19–April 17
9:30 a.m.–1:15 p.m. & 1:30–5 p.m. daily

Purchase tickets:

Flagship Cruises & Events at 619-234-4111 or at flagshipsd.com


  • Birch Aquarium Members: $30
  • Public: $40 weekdays, $45 weekends
  • Youth: (4-12 with paid adult): $20 weekdays, $23 weekends. (Children under 3 are free)

Baja California Whale Adventures with Andiamo Tours

Friday, February 26 to Wednesday, March 2, 2016
Tuesday, March 22 to Sunday, March 27, 2016

Join Birch Aquarium at Scripps and Andiamo Tours Mexico for naturalist-guided, extended adventures to the lagoons of Baja California. Witness gray whales play, rest and investigate their curious visitors before heading north to their Arctic feeding grounds.