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Iceberg Man Tours

Southside, Twillingate, Newfoundland and Labrador A0G 4M0, Canada
+1 800-611-2374
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Exciting Adventure

This was a spectacular tour for us. My husband and I joined Cecil (captain) and others yesterday... read more

Reviewed yesterday
marjorieS515
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Toronto, Canada
Best Part of the Trip So Far!

After 30 years this man still loves his job. He got us up close and personal to the icebergs. He... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Paul J
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Southside, Twillingate, Newfoundland and Labrador A0G 4M0, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

This was a spectacular tour for us. My husband and I joined Cecil (captain) and others yesterday for a two hour tour of icebergs. It was a perfect afternoon, sunny and with numerous bergs all around. Cecil took us out to 6 very large bergs...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

After 30 years this man still loves his job. He got us up close and personal to the icebergs. He treats everyone like family. He is full of knowledge and has a great sense of humour. Bucket list - check. Thanks for the experience.

Thank Paul J
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Cecil is an excellent tour guide and we were very lucky to see several icebergs. I would highly recommend this to anyone who is spending time in the Twillingate area.

Thank roxies21
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A superb visit to see icebergs! We were thrilled to get out today with the skipper who is very knowledgeable about everything ICE! The family craft shop is also a delight and definitely worth a visit! We loved the whole experience.

Thank Janice R
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

The tour I had booked was cancelled 24 hrs before it was to start. I was already enroute to NL and was unable to book with another comoany- I ended up not doing the only activity I hoped to squeeze into my schedule.Soo disappointing (:

1  Thank Lucy A
Reviewed 15 September 2016

A boat tour to get close to icebergs is an experience that should not be missed, and we found that Iceberg Man Boat Tour was an excellent experience. We visited when the icebergs were easily visible from the shore, but the Captain took us further...More

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Cecil S, Owner at Iceberg Man Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2016

Thanks for the kind words! We did have a fabulous iceberg viewing season this year! So glad you enjoyed your experience aboard MV Iceberg Alley! Can't wait for touring to start again in May, 2017! Cheers!

Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

My husband and I along with our 2 grandchildren (13 and 17) had a wonderful tour. We saw fin whales, bald eagles and we saw the eagle's nest with chicks in it! I felt that the captain went out of his way to ensure we...More

1  Thank Ettaglayt
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

We went to Twillingate to chill, catch up with old friends and enjoy the local fare and people. We were not disappointed in the least, despite average day time temperature of 12. Our first time seeing icebergs up close and what a monumental experience. Some...More

1  Thank Knight_Wayne
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Visiting in late July there were a couple icebergs on the distant horizon, but too far for any tours to connect. The captain took us on a nice cruise where we spotted a few whales from the distance along with a bald eagle nest. The...More

Thank greaume
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Beautiful views, there is obviously no way to guarantee what you will see. We did see whales which was awesome however the baby eagles and the views were well worth it. The owner has lots of great stories and was wonderful with our kids. Definitely...More

Thank swim04
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Jacktor
We are travelling to teillingate in July and should be there from 19-20. Will we see icebergs?
15 June 2017|
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Response from Fay T | Reviewed this property |
It is really difficult to predict the amount of time these icebergs will be passing Iceberg Alley. As of June 18th there are plenty of icebergs to see in the harbours and main waterways. Maybe you will be lucky and a few... More
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Michelle B
We are traveling in June 17. I do get motion sickness in a car would gravol be a good idea before we go on the tour. I have gone on dinner boat cruises and I have gone snorkeling in Hawaii but the waters were pretty calm though. I know that water and weather is unpredictable but I'm asking in general. thank you.
11 March 2017|
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Response from travelmom015 | Reviewed this property |
I also get motion sickness but not on this trip. I am not sure why. He is a careful driver, and there is much to see. There is cold air in your face. The boat is not a catamaran. I would not worry, but if you think it would... More
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Bethk1964
We will be traveling in Sept/ Oct ... Is there any time we wouldn't be able to see icebergs ? Is this a year around thing- can't wait
12 July 2016|
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Response from ckyc | Reviewed this property |
There is a site that tracks icebergs via satellite or ambassadors called icebergfinder. So you could probably make an informed decision before you take a boat tour to see icebergs.
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