Long Island Whale Watching

If you has a passion for the nature and wildlife on Long Island, then you won’t want to miss the experience of going on a Whale Watching Tour on the Long Island Sound, or along the South Shore. Whales, seals, and porpoises are native to the waters surrounding Long Island, and there boats offering Whale Watching Tours at ports in both Nassau and Suffolk Counties, including tours all the way out on the East End. Whale Watching excursions are typically a summer activity, often running from the end of June through Labor Day, when you’re most likely to catch a glimpse of these majestic sea creatures. A unique and exciting way to get a glimpse of some of Long Island’s greatest marine life, a Whale Watching trip is sure to be a day of fun for the whole family.

Looking for more local fun on the water? Head over to our Boating & Fishing Section and get ready to set sail for some fun in the sun!

Also, be sure to check out our Seal Watching Guide for all you need to know about the beautiful seals that make their home along the coast of Long Island each winter!