Museum members and friends meet up for a Viking Fleet whale-watching trip. Besides whales, participants might also see sharks, sea turtles and numerous kinds of sea birds.
According to their past trip reports, Viking passengers usually see common dolphins, shearwaters and storm petrels. On a good day, they may also see a whale or two-- humpback, minke, fin or sperm whale; sharks—blue, great white, hammerhead or basking shark; ocean sunfish, bottlenose dolphins, leatherback or a Kemp’s Ridley turtles.
Montauk Whale-Watching and Marine Cruise Photo Albums - http://www.vikingfleet.com/gallery/gallery.asp?categoryid=950
Date: Sunday, August 25, 2013
Meet: 9 AM - Viking Fleet, 462 West Lake Drive, Montauk, NY 11954 http://vikingfleet.com
Boat Departs: 9:30 AM
Boat Returns: 3:30 PM
Fares: Adults - $75. Children (5-12) - $49
Lunch: Bring your own or buy from the galley onboard.
Call Viking Fleet at 631-668-5700, ext. 0 everyday from 8 AM to 5 PM. You can also purchase pickets online – http://www.vikingfleet.com/bookwhalewatching/step1.asp
Directions to the Montauk Dock
The Viking Dock is located in Montauk Harbor before Gosman’s Restaurant on the right hand side. PLEASE ALLOW ENOUGH TIME to get to Montauk and park your car. The summer traffic can be very heavy--it may take up to 90 minutes to get to Montauk from Southampton!
From Long Island Take LIE, I-495 East. Take Exit 70 toward Manorville traveling South on Route 111 to Rt. 27 East, Sunrise Highway to Montauk. After arriving in Montauk make a left at the Plaza Circle in town toward The Montauk Harbor Area. Keeping going straight, the Viking Fleet is located on the right side of the street, coming from town, after the stop sign. The physical address is 462 West Lake Drive, the office is a round white building.
Contact the Museum
Please contact us if you have any questions or to let us know you plan to participate so we can connect up at the dock. 631-477-2100, ext. 8 or firstname.lastname@example.org