Boat Tours in NJ
With one of the US states that has such a vast coastline to boast of, it is a pity if anyone who is visiting New Jersey is not sailing afloat with one of the reputed boat tour companies and exploring the sea. Boat tours in NJ are the perfect way to explore NJ’s diverse marine life.
- Thundercat Dolphin Watch– There is hardly anyone who does not love to watch dolphins in their playful mode. If you are visiting New Jersey and are not sea sick, then do book yourself a tour with the Thundercat Dolphin Watch. They are one of the best boating tours in New Jersey that are in their 16th season. Watching the dolphins in their natural habitat is fun and the speed boat ride is very thrilling. Not only a school of dolphins, if you are in luck, you will also be able to watch sea turtles, migrating birds and even a migratory whale. The trips are of 90 minutes duration, perfect time to spend out there in the blue waters. The boat tour company is located at 1001 Ocean Dr, Wildwood Crest, NJ in Cape May County. Visit www.thundercatdolphinwatch.com or call (609) 523-2628 for details.
- Salt Marsh Safari – The Skimmer– If you are not very keen on exploring the marine life at sea, then you can easily stick to the Inland waters with Salt Marsh Safari. This is a family owned boat touring company and counted among one of the premier ones in Cape May. Boat tours are arranged 7 days a week and the tour usually starts from Stone Harbor or the Cape May. Look forward to watch some great collection of marine mammals, plant life, fish, birds and tidal flows. The address to get in touch with this boat tour company is Skimmer Tours, LLC, 40 Beachhurst Drive, Cape May, NJ. You can visit them at www.skimmer.com or for reservation, call (609) 884-3100.
- Cape May Whale Watcher– One of the finest boating trips awaits you in New Jersey with the Cape May Whale Watcher. Though the name says only whales, there are more than just whale watching on this boating trip. Look forward to spending a whole day of whale and dolphin watching and exploring the history of New Jersey that is conducted in association with the Mid-Atlantic Center for Arts. The tours have been conducted around since 1993. Apart from the daily trips, there are a few exclusive event cruise packages on offer too. One can book a Sunset Dolphin Cruise, Prime-Rib Dinner Cruise, and the much famous History Cruise. This touring company is located at 1218 Wilson Dr, Cape May, NJ. Call (609) 884-5445 or visit www.capemaywhalewatcher.com for more details. You can also make your bookings online to avail the on-going discounts.
- Lake Hopatcong Cruises– You have done the tours of the sea and the inland waters. Now, it is turn for the largest lake in the state to be explored. Lake Hopatcong is the largest freshwater body in NJ that forms part of the border of the Morris and Sussex counties. Tours of this lake is conducted by Lake Hopatcong Cruises on their luxurious dinner cruise vessel that can accommodate 45 guests. It comes with a full dining room, upper deck, full bar and a state-of-the-art audiovisual system. The cruise starts from Nolan’s Point and sails six days a week. Address for the company is 37 Nolans Point Park Rd, Lake Hopatcong, NJ. Visit www.lakehopatcongcruises.com for more details or (973) 663-5000.