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Now! Great White Shark Encounters!

Great White Shark Encounters


We offer both Scenic & Wildlife Cruises

Monterey Sanctuary Scenic Bay Cruises

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View the beautiful Monterey Bay Marine Sanctuary aboard Velocity or Legacy! Sightings of Sea Lions, Otters and other marine life are common, so be sure to bring your camera! Highlights of this tour include:

  • The Kelp Forest growing off the Point of Santa Cruz, where you can catch a glimpse of frolicking sea otters.
  • Steamer Lane Surfing area — world-famous for its celebrity guests and competitions
  • A close-up pass by Seal Island
  • A cruise down the main beaches of Santa Cruz and the boardwalk
  • Sip your favorite beverage, while drifting through the beautiful Santa Cruz Yacht Harbor

On this fun and educational trip, you’ll hear all about the Monterey Bay area while enjoying the company of some of its playful and furry inhabitants! Ideal for families.

The Stagnaro family has been serving the Santa Cruz area for over a century when Italian Patriarch Cottardo Stagnaro settled in Santa Cruz in 1879. This historical landmark business is still providing Ocean Adventures to thousands of people each year.

Book your trip today! Book online now or call (831) 427-0230


Marine Wildlife Encounters (2 Hours)

Come view the beautiful Monterey Bay Marine Sanctuary aboard Velocity or Legacy! This trip focuses on viewing the abundant marine wildlife that inhabits our nearshore waters of northern Monterey Bay. Depending on the time of year your trip may include sightings of several species of Seals & Sea Lions, Sea Otters, Dolphins, marine birds, and even whales & great white sharks! Trips are led by Marine Biologists and expert Naturalists. Historical points of interest are narrated by your captain during this 2 hour trip.

The Stagnaro family has been serving the Santa Cruz area for over a century when Italian Patriarch Cottardo Stagnaro settled in Santa Cruz in 1879. This historical landmark business is still providing Ocean Adventures to thousands of people each year.

Book your trip today! Book online now or call (831) 427-0230