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Oshan Whale Watch

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WOW! Great trip and hospitality

Capt is one of the nicest, most knowledgeable and funny guys I’ve ever met. His daughter was a joy... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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A highlight of our trip

We considered a lot of whale watching companies before settling on Oshan. We definitely made the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Huntsville, Ontario, Canada
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3384 Bay St Lawrence Rd, Bay St. Lawrence, Nova Scotia B0C 1G0, Canada
+1 877-383-2883
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Capt is one of the nicest, most knowledgeable and funny guys I’ve ever met. His daughter was a joy to have onboard as First Mate and we saw hundreds of whales The day before had been slow they warned us before we booked last minute...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We considered a lot of whale watching companies before settling on Oshan. We definitely made the right decision. Although we did not see any whales the day we went out (a storm the day before had driven the whales out into the ocean), we did...More

1  Thank lizzzz_43
Reviewed 1 week ago

Within 15 minutes we saw at least 25 whales just off the coast of Bay St. Lawrence, NS. Captain Cyril an his daughter Cheryl were great and informative hosts. We also sailed up the coast and caught some beautiful mountain vistas, interesting rock formations along...More

1  Thank Christopher G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The tour around St. Bay Lawrence (and out into the Atlantic), at the tip of Cape Breton Island, offers beautiful views of the island (coastal mountains of trees and big rock formations) and a chance to see Pilot Whales. We saw a big pod that...More

2  Thank George G
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

When the group of pilot whales was spotted, our captain turned off the motor of the boat and simply allowed us to drift with the whales, who seemed to be in no great hurry to go away. There were both adults and calves, surfacing gracefully...More

Thank Naomi R
Reviewed August 15, 2018

This was by far one of the best whale watching trips I've ever been on. Such a reasonable rate (they should charge more!) We saw 2 pods of whales, seals, eagles and the white rock. The captain and his first mate were so experienced at...More

Thank Carolyn K
Reviewed August 15, 2018

We are so glad we booked our whale watching tour with Oshan. We had emailed him the day before to book a tour, but we got engaged on a hike in Cabot trail the morning of and were running late so we emailed him to...More

Thank Valeriewcy
Reviewed August 11, 2018

Thanks to the Captain! He was hilarious, informative, and fun. Saw so many pilot whales, seals, and eagles! The view of the landscape from a boat was just as amazing as the whales! 100% would recommend!! Thanks so much!

Thank jenna r
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

We were a little disappointed the weather wasn’t cooperating so couldn’t go out to look for whales. Instead we did a coastal cruise. Saw seals and awesome cliff faces. Someone thought they saw a whale fin but kinda skeptical as so choppy most waves look...More

Thank limeyguy
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

They delivered. Whales, seals, eagles. Very helpful in booking. Very informative captain with a Canadian sense of humour. Cruise was just long enough and fun.

Thank Michael S
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