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Molly Bawn Whale & Puffin Tours

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Route 10, Mobile, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
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highlight of our summer

the crew know the area so well and seem to be friends with the local whales. When the whales come... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2018
Tammy D
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Doha, Qatar
Small is Beautiful !

If you are looking for a reasonable whale watching tour with a very fine guide on board, this is a... read more

Reviewed 28 January 2018
Puffinman
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Berlin, Germany
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Route 10, Mobile, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
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Reviewed March 3, 2018

the crew know the area so well and seem to be friends with the local whales. When the whales come to play it is beyond amazing, it is a surreal experience and makes you realize how amazing mother nature really is- all this form a...More

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Reviewed January 28, 2018 via mobile

If you are looking for a reasonable whale watching tour with a very fine guide on board, this is a good choice. Little vessel, good captain and a very special tour guide. If you are lucky you may meet Jeannine . She is German but...More

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Reviewed September 24, 2017

Did tour in early July. Water stayed cold longer than normal this year, so the whales had not arrived yet. which was ok with us as we went for the Puffins. Captain took us out to one the islands that the birds stay on. There...More

Thank Stephen S
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Reviewed September 14, 2017

This tour was very interesting. the guide was very knowledgeable. I have been on may tours and this is one of the best , smaller boat so smaller group. I highly recommend it.

Thank Ian W
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Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

This was our 3rd tour this week and definitely the best. We enjoyed seeing lots of whales, Puffins and Kittiwakes. The company was very accommodating in that we had a later cruise booked, but they had no problem changing the time when we arrived 2hrs...More

Thank Philip C
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Reviewed August 4, 2017 via mobile

We had the best time with Molly Bawn tour. We went on other whale tours before but never saw as much. We saw so many puffins and other seabirds. The whales were shy at first but later on they came out to play with us....More

Thank Wannie h
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Reviewed August 1, 2017

Do you want to see whales up close? Then hop on this 35' boat today! I saw whale fins and tails everywhere I looked! Exciting! I loved it! Thousands of puffins are watching you, as well as other seabirds. Ask the guide about the marine...More

Thank Paularey
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Reviewed July 27, 2017

My main interest in this tour was related to the puffins and the other nearby seabirds. Although I saw them in abundance, the boat really never got near enough to get the kinds of photos shown in the advertisements. Several other birds were seen and...More

Thank Peeter P
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Reviewed July 15, 2017 via mobile

We went yesterday, July 14th, and we're not at all impressed with any aspect of this tour. I am a veteran of several of the whale tours here in Witless Bay and if I had only one piece of advice for the folks at Molly...More

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Reviewed July 13, 2017 via mobile

Had a nice time on the water as always, but I was annoyed at our boat skipper who sat on his phone for most of the tour. Our guide was doing her best to do her job but on several occasions we were far to...More

Thank Cheri H
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