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Whale Watch West Cork
Baltimore, Co. Cork
Whale Watch West Cork seeks to offer the best whale and dolphin watching in Ireland. From common dolphins, seals and basking sharks to minke whales and the great fin whales. All facilities and safety equipment supplied on board.

Whale Watch West Cork’s boat, ‘Voyager’ is a well equipped, twin engine catamaran, built specifically for whale and dolphin watching tours off West Cork and is licensed to carry 12 passengers. It is fast and stable and has all round excellent visibility, ideal for wildlife watching tours. With a toilet on board, and a spacious wheelhouse with seating, passenger comfort is assured. They also have a larger boat available which can take up to 50 passengers in great comfort which is ideal for the many corporate and private groups they take out.

Voyager leaves Baltimore Harbour in County Cork daily at 09:30 and 14:15. Baltimore Harbour is a 15 minute drive from the market town of Skibbereen. Customers are advised to arrive 20 minutes before scheduled departure, dress very warmly and bring any food or drink they may require during the tour including sunglasses and sunscreen. Whale Watch West Cork do try and stop at North Harbour on Cape Clear Island for a refreshment break half way through the tour. Cape Clear is Ireland’s most southerly community.

Tips from locals

Watch for dolphins in these waters which are designated as a Whale & Dolphin Sanctuary since the 1990's.

Family friendly
Free car parking
Rainy days
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Contact details
Baltimore Harbour, Baltimore, Co. Cork, Ireland
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