Visitors to the Jersey Cape have a curious sense of discovery and list sightseeing as one of the must do activities while on vacation. The visual memories from sightseeing boat rides are surely a big part of the excitement that contributes to the unique feeling they get upon returning to this picturesque peninsula. Evidence of this can be found on every trip by the sight of people holding out cameras to catch every view along the way.


Cape May Whale Watcher

Welcome aboard Captain Jeff Stewart's Cape May Whale Watcher, the largest and fastest whale and dolphin watcher in New Jersey. The Cape May Whale Watcher guarantees marine mammal sightings or you will ride again free. The ship leaves the Miss Chris Marina three times per day on two hour dolphin watch and history cruises and three hour whale and dolphin watch cruises, along with dinner cruises and lighthouse cruises. The views around Cape May are spectacular and the wildlife, such as the whales, dolphins and birds are beyond compare. Captain Jeff Stewart has been running a tour boat operation since 1973 and started Cape May Whale Watcher with his wife Mary in 1993 and is joined by the whole Stewart family today. The Cape May Whale Watcher is 110 feet long, 28 feet wide, making space for Bars, ADA compliant restrooms, air conditioning and heat and many more luxuries, other boats just don't have.

1218 Wilson Dr, Cape May, NJ 08204 | 609-884-5445 or 800-786-5445 |

Cape May Whale Watch & Research Center

We'll Show You Marine Life Like No Other Can!! The Cape May Whale Watch and Research Center (CMWW & RC) presents an unparalleled seafaring safari to the oceanic wonders of the Atlantic. Thrill to breathtaking sights of the world's largest mammals surfacing and breaching. Enjoy the antics of man's best friends - the dolphins, as they cavort and frolic right alongside the boat. See pelagic birds soaring overhead. And stay alert for the sudden photo opportunity, by a seldom seen, rare and endangered species, for you to capture its essence on film. Careful instructions are given in the "spotting techniques" for particular species by our naturalist. As a result of this collaboration, you will be able to share your knowledge to help save the habitat of these intelligent, friendly, and family oriented creatures.

1121 Route 109, Cape May, NJ 08204 | 609-898-0055 |

Silver Bullet

Visit website for $5 OFF Coupon. Ever wished you could experience the thrill of NASCAR Drivers as they accelerate coming out of a corner? The Silver Bullet can give you this thrill and more as it speeds up and down the oceanfront. Sounds like a theme park, right? On the Silver Bullet, you won't have to wait in long lines, because you'll never have to get off the boat to experience all this family fun! The Silver Bullet's twin V-12 turbo-charged diesel engines will show you the Wildwoods in a truly one-of-a-kind way and nothing puts a stop to the hard-charging raw speed of the Silver Bullet like the daily spotting of our dolphin friends! Our captain will expertly maneuver you to our mammal friends' favorite fishing spot. Your family will have the time of their lives watching the dolphins glide and cavort alongside the Silver Bullet. You'll also see many types of marine life and pelagic birds along the way. Of course, there's nothing like a Silver Bullet tan, so be sure to pack the sunscreen. Wear casual clothes or bathing suits, as the spray will cool and refresh you (bring a sweater or jacket on cooler days). So hustle on down for some legally insane fun over the wild blue yonder aboard a speeding bullet.

508 W. Rio Grande Ave., Wildwood, NJ 08260 | 609-522-6060 |

Spirit of Cape May

This is the highest caliber boating excursion experience in New Jersey. Hop aboard the 110 foot long, 400 passenger, all aluminum triple diesel powered super ship, Spirit of Cape May. With a partially enclosed sky lounge and open-air dance floor, the Spirit of Cape May is a unique venue for any event.

Enjoy dinner, sight dolphins, drink an ice cold beverage, enjoy the company of loved ones and see one our beautiful sunsets over Delaware Bay.
Every evening at 6:30pm from Mid-May to Mid-September set sail for the Top Rated and Most Beautiful Trip in Southern New Jersey.

An unforgettable wedding venue on the Spirit of Cape May should be on your list.  Since 2008, private charters aboard this modern super cruiser have delighted weddiing parties at the Jersey Cape. The best way to see the boat is to call either Brigid Stewart or Jeff Stewart Jr. at (609) 884-5445 and schedule an appointment to view the vessel. Seeing is believing!

Private parties, corporate events and anniversaries are special occasions that the Spirit of Cape May specialize in. Book your next event on this 110 feet long modern super cruiser. With seating for 405 passengers, the Spirit of Cape May is fully equipped the host your guest list of any size.  Call to schedule a tour!


1218 Wilson Dr., Cape May, NJ 08204 | (800) 786-5445 |

Cape May Carriage Company

The Cape May Carriage Company has been a part of Victorian Cape May since 1983. Tourist and residents alike have shared in the beauty of proud horses, fine carriages and extraordinary tours detailing Cape May's interesting history. Carriage rides are offered (weather permitting) in half-hour tours on weekends during the spring and fall months and daily during the summer and Christmas season. All carriage tours leave from the corner of Ocean and Washington Streets and tickets can be purchased during regular business hours for the same day. Cash or travelers checks are accepted, credit or debit cards are not accepted.

Washington & Ocean Streets, Cape May, NJ 08204 | 609-884-4466 |

Dark Star Pirate Cruises

Welcome aboard the Dark Star, our 50 ft modern day pirate ship, and join the roughest swaggerin' scallywags that ever sailed the seven seas. The Dark Star, an authentic Pirate themed cruise, is looking fer Buccaneers young and ol' to sign on with the crew, and ye'll find a fortune of tales, tunes, and treasures that would turn ol' Blackbeard green with envy. Let our cutthroat but always friendly Pirate Crew entertain ye with Pirate stories, face painting, treasure hunt, water cannon battle, booty, music and loads of guaranteed family fun fer all ages! Weigh anchor and hoist the mizzen! To ye stations, sprogs! Lively now, and keep an eye open fer the latest plots and plans of The Dark Star Crew.

6200 Park Blvd., Wildwood Crest, NJ 08260 | 609-729-3275 |
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