Small Boat Dwarfed In Among Pod Of Magnificent Humpback Whales

@chrisfishingandwhalewatching/Newsflash

This picture shows the moment a boat is surrounded by whales in Monterey, California.

The footage was shot off the coast of California’s historic Fisherman’s Wharf from a boat operated by Chris’ Fishing and Whale Watching, which offers deep-sea fishing and whale-watching cruises in the Pacific Ocean waters beyond Monterey Bay.

A spokesman for the company told Newsflash: “Their sheer size and dominance must be experienced in person to fully understand the magnitude of the wonderful animals we have on this planet.

Picture shows a humpback whale in Monterey, California, on Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2022. Chris’ Fishing and Whale Watching hosts year-round whale-watching tours. (@chrisfishingandwhalewatching/Newsflash)

“The reaction of most people is jaw-dropping. From cheers to just silence from the best show on Earth.

“Monterey is a stopping point for many species of whales throughout the year. Blue whales, Killer whales, humpbacks, greys, dolphins, otters, and many many more!

“Sea-life is abundant in Monterey Bay.”

Asked if there was any danger to the whales or people, the spokesman added: “No danger with the Whales. The Whales in Monterey have become inquisitive and friendly. We as humans should always put their protection and care first.”

Picture shows a boat along with a humpback whale in Monterey, California, on Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2022. Chris’ Fishing and Whale Watching hosts year-round whale-watching tours. (@chrisfishingandwhalewatching/Newsflash)

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