• Getting to Know Our Floating Classroom

    whale watching plymouth Are you looking for a fun and educational experience to share with your classroom? Captain John Whale Watching & Fishing Tours offers a Floating Classroom that teaches children about the ocean around them. As they learn about their world, your students may also have the chance to do some whale watching from the deck of our two-story Floating Classroom.

    Once on board, you and your students will have the opportunity to learn by our onboard tidal pool. There, you will find live sea specimens, such as spider crabs and sea stars. Your marine educator will teach your group the many interesting facts about the ocean’s flora and fauna, and how important they all are to the survival of the ocean. This is an unforgettable opportunity for the entire classroom to learn about the ocean and its many inhabitants.

    To get your class on our Floating Classroom , call Captain John Whale Watching & Fishing Tours at (508) 927-5575. We have several deep sea fishing excursions available, as well as fishing charters, whale watching, and a ferry in Plymouth. Call us or visit us online to learn more.

  • A Look at Captain John’s Floating Classroom

    captain john floating classroom plymouth At Captain John Whale Watching & Fishing Tours, we offer guided deep sea fishing and whale watching trips, and also something more. We have outfitted one of our vessels to be a floating classroom, where children or curious learners of all ages can get hands-on experience with marine life while out at sea.

    On board, you will find a tidal pool where we keep species that are benign and fun to interact with, such as sea stars, spider crabs, and sea lettuce. When you charter this vessel, a marine educator will be on board to present a special lesson on aquatic life and marine ecosystems. Combined with a whale watching trip, this is a fantastic way to open children’s eyes to the wonders of life in the ocean.

    With sixty years of experience in the waters of the North Atlantic, Captain John Whale Watching & Fishing Tours is one of the premier fishing charters in Plymouth. For more information on our floating classroom , guided whale watching trips and deep sea fishing excursions, call us today at (508) 927-5587.