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Blue Whale Watching Season Begins With Daily Cruises on Hornblower in San Diego

(San Diego, CA – June 23, 2015) — Hornblower Cruises & Events’ San Diego port is launching their seasonal Blue Whale Watching Adventures cruises on Sat., June 27th

Departing from the convenient location Downtown, San Diego, on the Embarcadero at 970 North Harbor Drive, daily tours start boarding at 8:45 a.m. for the 9:00 a.m. – 1:00

p.m. daily excursion. Price is $75. per person ($40 for children 4-12), with the addition of tax, service charge and landing fee.

For a limited time, Hornblower Cruises & Events is featuring a “Splash Sale,” which is priced at $99 for two people. 

This specialty cruise is designed for those that love whales, dolphins, sea lions and sea birds. After boarding, guests will speed out to sea on one of the

fleet’s comfortable yachts and pass barking sea lions and pods of leaping dolphins in search of the legendary blue whales. During the four-hour tour, passengers will be treated to a live narration by an experienced

captain and an on-board naturalist (from the San Diego Natural History Museum). The accommodations are designed so that guests can enjoy both the outdoor and indoor environments along with the amenities of a

snack bar, featuring hot food, a full bar and souvenirs.

o For general interest information and the Captain’s Log of Marine Life Sightings, check out: http://sandiegowhalewatching.com.

o To book this excursion or for more information, please visit: www.hornblower.com/port/overview/sd+bluewhalewatching.

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Hornblower Cruises & Events has been the leading charter yacht and public dining cruise operator headquartered in California for 35 years. The company operates over 70 vessels, including the three

largest dining yachts on the West Coast and has ports in San Francisco, Berkeley, Sacramento, Long Beach, Newport Beach, Marina del Rey, San Diego and New York City. Two Hornblower subsidiary

businesses, Alcatraz Cruises and Statue Cruises, are National Park Service ferry concessioners to  Alcatraz Island, the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island. In 2014, Hornblower Cruises & Events began

operating the third subsidiary, Hornblower Niagara Cruises, out of Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada. For more information visit: www.hornblower.com or www.hornblowernewyork.com.