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Advocate Boat Tours

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“isle haute”(14 reviews)
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Boat Tours on the largest tides on earth of the Bay of Fundy to some of the most spectacular destinations in Nova Scotia, Canada. Safely experience the tidal power, wildlife and amazing geological formations at Cape Split, Cape Chignecto, Isle Haute...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
3838 Hwy 209, Advocate Harbour, Nova Scotia B0M 1A0, Canada
+1 902-392-2761
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Reviewed August 6, 2018

This is a must do and well worth the two hour drive. My husband and I were the only guests on trip. The water was calm enough to water ski on. Our guide, Bob, was a wonderful guide. We followed the coast line and he...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Christine D
Reviewed November 14, 2017

This is fun tour that takes you out to Isle Haute in the Bay of Fundy. You set off from a beach (wear shoes that can wet a bit) and head out by Zodiac to the island. The ride out to the island is about...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank trainfan2000
Reviewed September 7, 2017

My husband and I were the only guests on the trip to Isle Haute and we had a wonderful time. We saw so many sea lions on our adventure we were amazed. John, our guide was informative and we felt really safe with him. There...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank A3433WNkathyh
Reviewed August 16, 2017

My partner and I went out to the seal island (can't remember the name) and it was a great trip. It was just the right amount of time and Darcy really knew his stuff! We saw a ton of seals, had a great homemade cookie...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed August 2, 2017

While eating dinner, my wife and I watched a boat operator urinate on the boat ramp next to the truck before loading passengers. Visitors at Spencer's Beach, patrons of the Spencer's Beach Cafe and campers at the campground next to the ramp all witnessed this...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Professor_MaryAnn-18
Capedor, Owner at Advocate Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 3, 2017

Ok, I an actually getting sick of responding to this person. Please feel free to read the exact same rant on google, Look up Advocate Boat Tours, at least on Trip Advosor he added 20 feet so the bathroom is now 60 feet away. The...More

Reviewed July 23, 2017 via mobile

We went out on July 21 for our tour. We took our two boys aged 4 and 13. I would only recommend it for younger children if they have had been on a boat before as it is a zodiac and the water can be...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank jennifermV7042QI
Reviewed August 22, 2016

I had a great time with Darcy on our boat tour. We took the 3 sister tour. They tell you to dress for the weather, but they will also provide you with a red flotation/weather jump suit (this is not a wet suit - but...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Ashley F
Reviewed July 30, 2016

We spent a day and a half at Advocate Harbour, planning on doing the Isle Haute boat tour on one day and the kayaking the next morning. Unfortunately, the weather was terrible the day we arrived, with fog, wind and rain, so the boat tour...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Ed H
AnneVomStrande, Front Office Manager at Advocate Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2016

Hi Ed, Thank you so much for taking the time to write a detailed review. We really appreciate it, and are glad you had a great time with your family. Hopefully see you again for the kayaking or another boating experience in beautiful Advocate Harbour!...More

Reviewed July 18, 2016

We took an early morning tour to Cape Split. It was times to arrive there towards full high tide so the starting time varies every day. It was a very foggy morning and I wondered if we would just be in the middle of nowhere...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank maryann-ns
AnneVomStrande, Front Office Manager at Advocate Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 29, 2016

Thank you for your thorough review! Very happy you enjoyed your tour. Also thanks for the suggestion of a step stool, I will put this forward to Darcy. He keeps a bag of hats and gloves on board with him at all times - people...More

Reviewed June 1, 2016

Great experience and an amazing beautiful drive to Advocate Harbor. They took great care of me and my 75 year old mom. Just do it.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Jennifer S
AnneVomStrande, Manager at Advocate Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 7, 2016

Thank you, Jennifer! So glad your mom and yourself enjoyed it!

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Heather S
March 29, 2018|
Response from trainfan2000 | Reviewed this property |
The specific tour we took out to Isle Haute did not pass the Three Sisters. I suggest you contact the tour operator directly as they may offer a tour that does pass by them. Departures - check with the tour operator. There... More
Brenda G
July 29, 2016|
Response from maryann-ns | Reviewed this property |
Go to their website and see what the availability is. Their contact information is also there.