Summer may be over, though you wouldn’t know it by the weather, doesn’t mean fun ocean activities are. In Oceanside, summer happens year round and there is nothing better to beat the heat then feeling that ocean breeze. So ditch the pumpkin carving and come take a tour to see what lies beneath the deep blue sea in October. Come whale watching in Oceanside!
Pick from one of many different tour charters in Oceanside’s harbor, like Oceanside Adventures, a luxury whale and dolphin tour company, located directly in front of Oceanside’s historic Light House. Oceanside Adventures’ new 50 foot, one level, fast Catamaran is the ultimate whale watching, sea life, viewing machine. Get up close and personal with whales and other sea life within minutes of departure.
With thousands of different types of species in the Pacific Ocean, you are bound to see something truly spectacular. From Fin Whales, Blue Whales, Minke Whales, Humpback Whales and all four species of Dolphins, you will be surprised by what might jump by next to you. Other incredible animals you may see include Orcas, Pilot Whales, Sea Turtles, Sharks, Sun Fish, various birds and other sea life! The ocean in a huge place, and with Oceanside being a hot spot for whale watching in October, you will surely experience something very exciting.
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Check out the photo Oceanside Adventures shared on their Facebook page of a Humpback Whale sighting on October 3rd. Other reported sightings include a Humpback whale, 150 Common Dolphin and 8 Bottlenose Dolphins on October 1st. On September 29th, a 400 Common Dolphin and 16 Pacific White-Sided Dolphin sightings. On September 28th, a Minke Whale and 300 Common Dolphin sightings. Unbelievable!
What to bring: It is recommended that you bring a snack or beverage, iPod or MP3 player, binoculars and your best camera, of course.
What to wear: Flat shoes or flip flops are the only types of shoes permitted on any whale watching tour. Absolutely no heels allowed. Since the weather in October is exceptional in Oceanside, a light jacket is encouraged, but may not be necessary. Just in case, always check the weather to make sure you are appropriately prepared.
Are you ready to have some October fun? Oceanside Adventures’ tour runs almost every day, twice per day in October. The first tour departs at 12:00pm and the second at 2:30pm. Each tour is 2 hours long. Calendar of tour times and tickets can be purchased online at www.oceansidewhalewatching.com, or purchased inside Helgren’s Sportfishing Center in Oceanside Harbor.
Address: 315 Harbor Dr. S., Oceanside, CA 92054
Any other questions, call: 1-888-507-1130
October adventures in Oceanside are endless and whale watching with Oceanside Adventures is an experience you’ll never forget.
*Main image from Oceanside Whale Watching