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Mariner Cruises Whale and Seabird Tours

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This was our first whale watching experience and I am so glad we booked it with Penny and her crew... read more

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my mum and dad few years ago went whale watching and they saw 'a' whale- this also with another... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Claudette S
Whitby, Canada
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Come have a whale of a time with Mariner Cruises! Enjoy our friendlines, hospitality and expertise on board the Chad and Sisters Two as you watch whales and birds while sailing on the famous Bay of Fundy waters off of Brier Island. Expect to be...more
325 Water Street | Westport, Nova Scotia B0V 1H0, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was our first whale watching experience and I am so glad we booked it with Penny and her crew! From answering all of our questions via email before we got there to making our whale watching experience so memorable they are just super! Their...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

my mum and dad few years ago went whale watching and they saw 'a' whale- this also with another cruise line. So I had come down from Ontario and they thought we would go for an afternoon. I was not expecting much as hearing from...More

Thank Claudette S
Reviewed 6 days ago

But they still are huge. We saw 8 whales that came over to the boat-the first 3, including the baby whale, spent quite a bit of time going under the boat and coming up on the other side. The crew was as excited as we...More

Thank Kathleen C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our cruise & tour took place early July, 2018, and we were lucky that the weather was optimal. Just even getting to Westport was an adventure in itself- we left the Yarmouth area around 8:30am, and arrived in Westport around 11:30 am to register for...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had been whale watching years ago, and I prepared my teenagers for the possibility that we might not see any/ many whales. On this trip, our guides were warm and informative, and able to gear the information provided to the little ones on board...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went out on the 12:30 p.m. whale watch on July 7. It was a beautiful day. At first we saw a few humpback whales here and there, but towards the end of the cruise, the captain and crew found a group of five humpback...More

Thank emmahenke
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an excellent guide. Very informative! We also enjoyed playing with FOUR humpback whales!!! They really do react to your excitement level.

Thank Matti S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a privilege to watch these magnificent whales and a great choice of company to go with. Very knowledgable, always helpful and will answer any questions and queries. Just fantastic

Thank tracey m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took our US visitors to Brier Island for an unfogettable whale watching adventure. We cannot say enough about this wonderful experience, from beginning to end. Penny and her team were incredible, interested in where people were travelling from, extremely informative, and so accommodating. We...More

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tour guide was excellent. She provided much information about the bay and the whales. It took two hours before we saw a whale but the crew persisted. Eventually we were greeted by two hump backs who gave us a fantastic display for about an hour....More

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May 21, 2017|
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From Digby, you need to count with 1.5 hours to get to Brier Island as you will get 2 Ferries to get there. You just follow the street down the Digby Neck. We were there a 23feet Mobile Home without any problem.
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Response from Wendy G | Reviewed this property |
Our tour lasted 3.5 hours. It was $49 per adult. The water was a bit choppy but only 1 person got queasy. If you are prone to seasickness I'd suggest bonnine or Dramamine and you'll be fine. It's such an amazing tour!