Central Coast Sailing Charters and Avila Beach Whale Watching

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    Ocean Raft Whale Watching

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    Want to watch the shoreline slip away and feel the ocean breeze in your hair? Head out for an exciting day of whale-watching and more on the “PEREGRINE” powerboat. Departing from Port San Luis (about 5 minutes from Avila Beach and 15 minutes from Pismo Beach), the boat will take you and your family out to marvel at the abundant wildlife that thrives in the San Luis Bay while experienced sea captains (and seasoned storytellers) regale you with the rich history of the area. Learn fun facts about Avila Beach and the San Luis Bay while spotting sea otters and California sea lions, jagged cliffs and sea caves and spectacular panoramic views. During the summer months - from July to September - you’ll even have a high chance of seeing humpback whales and Pacific dolphins as well. Join the crew today for an exhilarating adventure perfect for the whole family!
    Ocean Raft Whale Watching

    3920 Avila Beach Drive, Avila Beach

    • Set sail on a family-friendly tour of the San Luis Bay
    • See spectacular panoramic views and a rich abundance of local wildlife
    • During the summer, spot humpback whales and Pacific dolphins
    • Learn more about the history and wildlife of the area from experienced sea captains
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    Afternoon Sailing Adventure

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    There be monsters in these waters! Well maybe not monsters, but there is lots of other cool stuff. Enjoy the sun on your face and a stiff wind in your sales on this high seas afternoon adventure. Pass around Smith Rock and then head out to the famous Port San Luis Lighthouse. Brace yourself for an exciting sail on the outer bay. Try not to spill your glass of wine or a local beer as you brave the rough waters of the Pacific. Remember to keep a sharp eye out for both California Grey and Humpback whales but beware; if a whale is sighted you will give chase! Hop aboard, matey, and keep a weather eye on the horizon!
    Afternoon Sailing Adventure

    3920 Avila Beach Drive, Avila Beach

    • Test your sea legs out on an afternoon whale watching adventure on the high seas
    • Sail through Avila Beach out past Smith Rock and around the historic Port San Luis Lighthouse
    • Observe the diverse wildlife of the coast and keep your eyes peeled for whales
    • Enjoy high speeds, rough waves and the salty spray of the sea
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    Relaxing Evening Sail

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    Yo ho ho and a bottle of . . . How about a glass of wine instead? Relax and unwind aboard "Spirit" as the wind dies down and the sun sets on the San Luis Bay. Enjoy a glass of wine or a locally brewed beer with friends as you rock gently through the sparkling Pacific Ocean. Evening sails offer soft smooth winds and promise excitement. Many of the marine mammals start looking for dinner as the sun slips down below the waves so you'll have an excellent opportunity to add a little excitement to the adventure. Hop aboard, matey, and keep a weather eye on the horizon! Or just hang, it's up to you.
    Relaxing Evening Sail

    3920 Avila Beach Drive, Avila Beach

    • Have an evening sail cocktail and relax on the deck of "Spirit"
    • Sail smoothly through the San Luis Bay with a few good friends
    • Take in the big beautiful sunsets of the Pacific Ocean during prime feeding time for many marine mammals
    • Enjoy yourself on this mellow meander through the sea
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    Morning Sealife Sail

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    There be monsters in these waters! Well maybe not monsters, but there is lots of other cool stuff. This tour is designed with younger children in mind. Passes around Smith Rock and then head out to the famous Port San Luis Lighthouse. Sailing in the early afternoon ensures that there will be mild winds and smooth sailing. Watch sea otters frolic in the kelp forest just off Fossil Point and take in the sea lions and seals sunning themselves on the beach. Remember to keep a sharp eye out for both California Grey and Humpback whales -- but beware; if a whale is sighted you will give chase! Hop aboard, matey, and keep a weather eye on the horizon!
    Morning Sealife Sail

    3920 Avila Beach Drive, Avila Beach

    • Test your sea legs out on this morning whale watching adventure geared towards kids
    • Sail through Avila Beach out past Smith Rock and around the historic Port San Luis Lighthouse
    • Observe the diverse wildlife of the coast and keep your eyes peeled for whales
    • Enjoy this great introduction to the area -- and to sailing!
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    20 positive reviews

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