61 Inspiring Ocean Instagram Captions for the Perfect Post

Whether you’re surfing the waves off of California or snorkeling in Florida, these ocean Instagram captions will make sure you have the perfect ocean quotes to go with your photos.

And let’s be real: ocean Instagram posts are some of the bests, and that blue water paired up with a deep blue sky is totally something else.

If you’re looking for Instagram captions about the ocean because you’re been swimming in it rather than looking at it, make sure you check out this underwater camera so you can actually get some selfies of you swimming with the fish.

If nothing else, make sure to invest in a waterproof phone contraption like this one in case you get splashed!

America has beautiful coastline and plenty of ocean water that it’s our job to protect.

Show off its beauty with these ocean captions.


Hey! If you’re looking for ways to up your Insta game, check out these must-have hacks for taking pictures with your phone!

1. A smooth sea never made a skilled sailor.

2. She loves the serene brutality of the ocean.

3. Ocean days are the best days.

4. Ocean hair, don’t care.

5. Follow me to the ocean.

6. Dance with the waves, move with the sea.

7. Let the rhythm of the water set your soul free.

8. The ocean is everything I want to be. Beautiful, wild, and free.


9. You’re not a wave, you’re part of the ocean.

10. The sea, once it casts its spell, holds one in its net forever.

11. The sea cures all ailments of man.

12. An ocean breeze puts the mind at ease.

13. To find the pearl’s in life’s ocean, you have to venture off the shore.

14. You can never cross the ocean until you have the courage to lose sight of the shore.

15. If the ocean can calm itself, so can you.

16. See the line where the sky meets the sea?
It calls me. – Moana

17. Individually, we are one drop. Together, we are the ocean.

18. The sea does not like to be restrained.


19. There’s nothing more beautiful than the way the ocean refuses to stop kissing the shore.

20. The voice of the sea speaks to the soul.

21. Never trust the calm sea when she shows her false alluring smile.

22. You can’t stop the waves, but you can learn how to surf.

23. We are tied to the ocean. And when we go back to the sea, whether it is to sail or to watch – we are going back to whence we came.

24. In the ocean, I slip from my skin into the soul of the sea.

25. Happiness comes in wave.

26. A bad day in the ocean is better than a good day anywhere else.

27. The ocean stirs the heart.

28. We know that when we protect our oceans, we’re protecting our future.

29. Save the oceans.

30. The ocean makes me feel really small and it makes me put my whole life in perspective.

31. There are some things you’ve just go to go with. Like love. And the ocean.

32. The cure for anything is salt water, sweat, and tears.

33. As the ocean has no end, so does my love for you.

34. Ocean days in the waves.

35. Find me sailing the ocean.

36. The ocean is where I belong.

37. Meet me where the sky touches the ocean.

38. Seas the day!


39. Dear ocean, thank you for making us feel tiny.

40. No water, no life. No blue, no green.

41. Dream higher than the sky and deeper than the ocean.

42. I cannot not sail.

43. I live in the sunshine and swim in the sea.

44. Just flow with it.

45. My life soundtrack is the ocean waves.

46. Take me to the ocean. Let me sail the ocean sea. To breathe the warm and salty air, and to get back to being me.

47. Lose your heart to the ocean and you will find your soul.

48. I believe in the ocean curing all bad moods.

49. Life’s a wave.

50. Ocean is more ancient than the mountains, and freighted with the memories and dreams of Time.


51. We dream in colors borrowed from the sea.

52. The ocean is a mighty harmonist.

53. Friendship is like ocean, it never empties.

54. Ocean kid.

55. Ocean girl.

56. One with the ocean.

57. The ocean is my playground.

58. A woman’s heart is a deep ocean of secrets.


59. Being a mermaid and making waves.

60. Living my best mermaid life.

61. I lost my heart to the ocean.

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