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Limbo Cove Whale Excursions - CLOSED

126 Harbour Rd. | Cabot Trail, Pleasant Bay, Nova Scotia B0E 2P0, Canada
+1 877-715-2787
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Don't choose this tour group.

We made a reservation by email this past summer for a whale-watching excursion on a Thursday in... read more

Reviewed 2 December 2014
Rebecca D
Winnipeg, Canada
No record of our reservation

We made a reservation for two people of their tour just shy of a month prior to our visit, as their... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2014
Ottawa, ON
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Here at Limbo Cove we aim to give you an off the beaten path experience in the middle of one of the most scenic destinations in North America--The Cabot Trail. We love what we do and we want to share the history, the folklore and the beauty of the Cape Breton Highlands with you. We guarantee whale sightings and we also offer remote water-taxi services to some of the most pristine wilderness locations in Nova Scotia--Come see for yourself. See you in Limbo Cove!
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2 Dec 2014
“Don't choose this tour group.”
19 Aug 2014
“No record of our reservation”
126 Harbour Rd. | Cabot Trail, Pleasant Bay, Nova Scotia B0E 2P0, Canada
+1 877-715-2787
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Reviewed 2 December 2014

We made a reservation by email this past summer for a whale-watching excursion on a Thursday in July 2014. When we arrived 20 minutes early prior to the 10 AM departure, we found the building closed. We waited... and we waited... but no one showed...More

Thank Rebecca D
Reviewed 19 August 2014

We made a reservation for two people of their tour just shy of a month prior to our visit, as their website promised a discounted rate for advance bookings. When we arrived, however, we were told that the person that took our reservation "doesn't actually...More

Thank EnigmaticSoul
Reviewed 13 August 2014

We must have seen over 70 pilot whales and its babies. the bay was full of them and they came so close to our boat. the tour operator made sure that he very tactfully eased the speed boat to very near the whales. The ride...More

Thank kolkatacool
Reviewed 21 July 2014 via mobile

We arrived at pleasant Bay late in the day and limbo Cove was the only tour left with space so we went out with them. We went out with our two young children (4 and 6 years old). The water was calm, but but the...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 24 October 2013

You will not be disappointed if you choose a tour with Captain Q of Limbo Cove! We lucked out with a really nice day in October, close to Thanksgiving. Captain Q took us out on the zodiac, which if you have never been on one...More

2  Thank Newlyweds092010
Reviewed 3 September 2013

The 2 gentleman who work at Limbo Cove Whale Watching Tours in Pleasant Bay are both very friendly, informative and laid back! My wife and I were the only 2 people in the Zodiac with our captain, which I was very happy with, as other...More

1  Thank Dale S
Reviewed 17 January 2013

There are a few companies that do zodiac tours in pleasant bay, but we were glad we went with Limbo Cove. Our boat had 4 people in it, whereas the other boats were packed with 16+ people. Highly recommend Limbo Cove if you'd rather not...More

3  Thank DanBald
Reviewed 24 September 2012

A whale watching excursion was not on our agenda but the day was beautiful so we decided we needed to do one. Although there were only the two of us, this company willingly took us out. A zodiac tour is the only way to go,...More

2  Thank Joan K
Reviewed 5 September 2012

We took the excursion in July with two kids:4 year old and teenager. Whale watching was a highlight of our trip to Cape Breton, absolutely must see! We had only 3 days on the Island, so unfortunately it was rainy day, but even though the...More

1  Thank Stranik
Reviewed 28 August 2012

We went out with this group a day after excursions were cancelled due to wind. I am not sure if that issue pressured the crew to go out on our day or not, but the trip out was harrowing for my husband trying to hold...More

1  Thank abwdqv
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