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Blue Claw Boat Tours

235 Main St, Nauset Marina, Orleans, MA 02653-3423
+1 508-240-5783
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A intimate way to enjoy the Bay up close and personal.

We booked the full moon cruise in August and it was spectacular! The boat holds max 12 adults so it... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2016
Jodi B
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We had a thoroughly wonderful time on our Blue Claw Tour. Better than we expected. Professionally... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2016
Dj M
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Sightseeing Boat Tours on Cape Cod. We offer Seal Watch Adventure Cruises, Combination Beachcombing and Seal Watching Trips, Relaxing Evening/Sunset Cruises,and Private Custom Cruises.
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  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
235 Main St, Nauset Marina, Orleans, MA 02653-3423
+1 508-240-5783
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Reviewed 21 September 2016

We booked the full moon cruise in August and it was spectacular! The boat holds max 12 adults so it seems more intimate and personalized then those packing on 100+. Rob, the captain was friendly, knowledgeable and entertaining throughout our tour. The boat is spacious...More

2  Thank Jodi B
Reviewed 18 September 2016

We had a thoroughly wonderful time on our Blue Claw Tour. Better than we expected. Professionally run, great scenery, interesting local information & history. All-around delightful time. Captain Rob is a great ambassador for Cape Cod.

Thank Dj M
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Reviewed 12 September 2016

Captain Rob hosted an amazing day. Who knew seals howled! They were so close and so beautiful. The island was like a treasure hunt. The tour was so exciting, relaxing and informative. It is a must do !

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Reviewed 31 August 2016

This was a nice way to have a bit of fun for 90 minutes and see the views from the water. I liked how Captain Bob showed us a map before heading out and gave information about the areas we viewed as well as the...More

3  Thank 736cathy
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Lovely trip for a different vantage point of the shore. Lots of seals and birds. I don't normally like boats, but I felt very safe and relaxed.

1  Thank LJSEastHaddam
Reviewed 25 August 2016

My 6 yr.old grandson and I went out on Capt. Rob's Blue Claw Beachcombing and seal tour today and we had a great time. Captain Rob was a wonderful host making sure we were all seated properly so that the boat was evenly balanced. He...More

2  Thank rblock49
Reviewed 23 August 2016

My husband, 6 year-old son and I enjoyed a *great* afternoon on Chatham Harbor on one of the Blue Claw Boat Tour seal cruises. We originally wanted to do the seal cruise and beach combing combination, but we were the only people who booked it,...More

2  Thank stephberry2002
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

A really fun couple of hours with Cap'n Ross in his small boat. We had a lovely cruise out to the seals; saw hundreds of them - quite a sight - very close up. Lovely trip back via the fish dock (more interesting than it...More

Thank LondonBeagle
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We did this seal expedition in early July with Russ, who was a great guide filled with good information & very personable to boot. Highly recommend this small boat excursion as a way to learn about the seals...who look too cute for anything as they...More

Thank 7continentsdone
Reviewed 20 August 2016

We did a private tour with Captain Rob. He explained some of the history of the islands that we passed on our way out to see the seals. He threw in some nice stories about private treasure that the kids loved too.

Thank Marc S
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13 April 2015|
Response from Capt Rob W | Property representative |
HI: We will be opening on Memorial Day weekend offering seal cruises and more. We do not offer whale watching on our tours.. I would suggest looking into the whale watching trips that depart from Provincetown. Good luck and... More