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  1. United States
  2. Channel Islands of California
  3. Avalon
  4. Santa Catalina Island

Santa Catalina Island: Glass Bottom Boat Cruise

Product ID: 246522
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Experience the rich marine wildlife of Santa Catalina Island from above on this unique 45-minute glass bottom boat tour. Spot fish and other sea life with the help of your guide. Feed the fish through specially designed tubes and enjoy the feeding frenzy.
About this activity
Duration 45 minutes
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Cancellation policy
This activity is non-refundable

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  • View a vast array of marine wildlife from the comfort of a custom-built glass bottom boat
  • Get a unique perspective of the ocean from above with every seat providing a "window" into the world below
  • Feed the fish you see through specially designed feeding tubes and watch the fish swim up close to get their daily meal
Full description
Admire abundant sea life from above on this 45-minute glass bottom boat tour. Experience a timeless attraction on Santa Catalina's Island's newest glass bottom boat, the Sea View, which includes a window seat for everyone to explore a whole new world of undersea treasures.

Cruise along Avalon Harbor to the crystal clear waters of Lover's Cove, a State Marine Conservation Area sanctuary, and discover a rich variety of undersea life. Identify fish, plants, and other ocean inhabitants from the clean and spacious cabins of the custom-built boat, with your guide's assistance.

Attract hoards of fish by feeding them through specially designed food drop tubes (at an additional charge). Sit back and wait for the feeding frenzy to begin. The tour concludes back at Avalon Harbor.
  • 45-minute guided glass bottom boat cruise
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuities
  • Fish food available for purchase on board
Not suitable for
  • People with claustrophobia

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Meet your guide at Green Pleasure Pier, Avalon, CA 90704, USA

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Not allowed
  • Pets
Know before you go
• Please note that this cruise departs from Avalon on Santa Catalina Island. You must take the ferry to Avalon prior to boarding this tour
• Tour participants must be able to transfer to the vessel and walk 4 steps down to and up from the seating area
• For safety reasons, you should be in good health and free from claustrophobia or anxiety symptoms, high blood pressure, motion sickness, or other conditions that could be aggravated by this adventure
• Children (3-11) and infants (0-2) must be accompanied by an adult
• Infants (2 and under) are required to have a ticket to ride the semi-submarine
• All departures are subject to change or cancellation due to weather conditions. Schedules are subject to change without notice
• If you cancel your tour, you will be given a voucher for the same tour valid for 1 year from the original date of departure
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Catalina Adventure Tours

Product ID: 246522