What a season! We’ve had some amazing sightings, beautiful weather and pristine ocean conditions. After the sadness and uncertainty following the wildfires and mudslides in the Santa Barbara area, having the opportunity to share the beauty of Santa Barbara with locals and visiting travelers helped make this season extremely special. Grey whales were sighted almost daily throughout the season, as well as some incredible humpback sightings and hundreds if not
February is an exciting time for us here at Celebration Cruises as it represents the best time for seasonal whale watching in the area. While there are amazing animal sightings year round in the Santa Barbara channel, February is the best time to see gray whales as they migrate through our area. Other amazing creatures can be seen year round – although it’s rarer to catch more than a glimpse.
The limited tickets for this year’s Valentine’s Day sunset cruise have been released to the public. Join us for this special cruise on Wednesday, February 14th from 4:30PM – 6:00PM for a beautiful, romantic evening with appetizers, a full bar and a front-row seat to the Santa Barbara coastline. Check out our calendar and purchase tickets by clicking right here.
Celebrate the new year with friends and family aboard Azure Seas. Enjoy the luxurious interior of the 42-passenger yacht, grab a drink from the full bar and breathe in some brisk ocean breeze. This two-hour special New Year’s Eve cruise from 10:30PM until 12:30AM includes a complimentary glass of champagne. You can book your spaces right now via our website or by calling us at (805) 465 – 6676.
It’s whale watching season in Santa Barbara and we couldn’t be more excited! Our sister yacht, and Celebration Cruises is ready to welcome you on board. Our whale watching cruises are running February through May. Prices are $30 per person. You can book your Santa Barbara whale watching online at www.celebrationsantabarbara.com. In addition to the scenic views, there we have a NOAA naturalist on most whale watching outings plus a full