Cape Ann Whale Watch, 415 Main St. at Rose's Wharf, offers 3- to 4-hour whale-watch cruises that include narratives by a naturalist from the Whale Conservation Institute. Sightings are guaranteed aboard the Hurricane II.
Guided tours are available.
$48; $43 (ages 60+ and college students and military with ID); $33 (ages 4-16); free (one child ages 0-3 per paying adult). Reservations are recommended.
Hours: Cruises depart daily at 8:30 and 1:30, July 1-Labor Day; Mon.-Fri. at 10, Sat.-Sun. at 8:30 and 1:30, May-June; Mon.-Fri. at 1, Sat.-Sun. at 8:30 and 1:30, day after Labor Day-Sept. 30; daily at 10, in Oct.; Sat. at 1:30, in Apr.