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Whales-n-Sails Adventures

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North Head Fishermen's Wharf Road, New Brunswick E5G 4M9, Canada
+1 888-994-4044
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Whales, Sharks, Sun fish and more!

My family and I went on a whales-n-sails tour last august and enjoyed every minute of it! The staff... read more

Reviewed 31 January 2016
Halifax, Canada
Amazing Whale Watching Adventure

What an incredible day we had. The crew was extremely knowledgeable, welcoming and friendly... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2015
New Brunswick
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Sail with the whales of Canada's world famous Bay of Fundy. The waters around Grand Manan Island are home to many whales every summer from June to September. Lots of whales and seabirds and seals and sharks and great coastal scenery, too!
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31 Jan 2016
“Whales, Sharks, Sun fish and more!”
10 Sep 2015
“Amazing Whale Watching Adventure”
North Head Fishermen's Wharf Road, New Brunswick E5G 4M9, Canada
+1 888-994-4044
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Reviewed 31 January 2016

My family and I went on a whales-n-sails tour last august and enjoyed every minute of it! The staff were friendly and helpful and they served us amazing chowder! We saw 7 whales, 2 basking sharks, and a sun fish! We had an amazing time!

Thank soccersyl15
Reviewed 10 September 2015

What an incredible day we had. The crew was extremely knowledgeable, welcoming and friendly. Laurie was able to identify all of the birds and ocean creatures that we saw and she provided us with lots of information about the different species we were viewing. We...More

Thank michr
Reviewed 10 September 2015

We've enjoyed Whales-n-Sails for more than ten years now, and have a different, pleasurable experience each time. In early September 2015, our four hour trip on the 60-foot sailing ketch Elsie Menota featured an array of sea birds, and close-by viewings of finback, humpback, and...More

Thank twoinmaine
Reviewed 6 September 2015

Thanks to Whales-n-Sails Adventures for being part of our family vacation! No better way to enjoy the Bay of Fundy than on this beautiful sail boat! Thank you Captain Sarah, Alan, Laurie and Stanley for a glorious and smooth sail complete with whale sightings and...More

Thank Bethacorey
Reviewed 1 September 2015

We took several trips with this operator during August 2015. My experiences varied enormously with each trip. However, my first comment is that all of the trips I was on set out into thick fog. And when I say thick fog, I mean the fog...More

1  Thank ziph_1975
Reviewed 31 August 2015

Great crew! Very knowledgeable! Allen, the owner of the boat, and Sarah, the captain, kept us on course. Laurie, a marine biologist, scoured the waters and the sky carefully. And Jeff, who could be a stand up comic, made sure our coffee was warm and...More

Thank Camille_Rick
Reviewed 29 August 2015

We had beautiful weather, a great crew,knowledgeable, friendly and engaging, and a wonderful chowder. We would highly recommend this as the highlight of a trip to Grand Manan! Definitely a must-do! So much so, we are coming back next July to do it all again!!

1  Thank Mike and Sari S
Reviewed 29 August 2015

We have had two trips (in 2014 and 2015) with Whales n Sails. The crew is very experienced and the captain knows how to find the whales. The naturalist is familiar with many of the whales and can tell you how often they have been...More

Thank ostermik
Reviewed 27 August 2015

We sailed today with Whales n Sails Adventures from Grand Manan Island. The 60 foot yacht was impeccably clean and neat and in excellent repair! The crew was knowledgeable and warm and very interested in each and every one of their passengers. They went to...More

Thank Julia G
Reviewed 27 August 2015

Trip was so amazing!!! The fog hindered it a little bit so it took longer to see the whales, but what can you do?? I'm so happy we even saw a shark and some seals too!!! I would def recommend this tour to everyone.

Thank Katrina D
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