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Iceberg Man Tours

Southside, Twillingate, Newfoundland and Labrador A0G 4M0, Canada
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Excellent whale watching tour with an experienced knowledgable captain

We went on a whale watching tour with Cecil. He found a humpback whale feeding close to the cliffs... read more

Reviewed today
Derek M
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Arklow, Ireland
Great experience!!!

We chose to book with Iceberg Man based on the reviews online. We were so pleased with our... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Christine L
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Fort Langley, Canada
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“captain cecil” (44 reviews)
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Southside, Twillingate, Newfoundland and Labrador A0G 4M0, Canada
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Reviewed today

We went on a whale watching tour with Cecil. He found a humpback whale feeding close to the cliffs beneath the lighthouse. He knew what the whale was going to do and where it was going next. It really was a superb experience. This tour...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

We chose to book with Iceberg Man based on the reviews online. We were so pleased with our experience, Captain Cecil and his second mate Woody were so informative and knowledgeable we were almost able to forget how cold it was on the water!!! Sadly...More

Thank Christine L
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Cecil S, Owner at Iceberg Man Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Yes, it was a cold but exciting day, and a pleasure to have had you on board! Thanks for your kind words!

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had a fantastic time on this tour. The captain is just so authentic, he really makes the experience great. He told us many stories about his years on the water and really took the time to make sure everyone had a great time. We...More

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Cecil S, Owner at Iceberg Man Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your kind words. I am passionate about what I do, and with Woody at my side it is a pleasure to tell our customers about the Twillingate and Newfoundland we know and love.

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Our group of six enjoyed a great morning on Capt. Cecil's boat. There was one iceberg in the area and we viewed it from all angles. First, we saw a Minke whale in the distance, followed by a great time watching two humpback whales. Seals...More

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Cecil S, Owner at Iceberg Man Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

It’s amazing how alive the Ocean is with wildlife! Woody and I are so pleased to have had wonderful folks like you on board to enjoy this adventure!

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We loved that it was a smaller boat with only 10 of us onboard. Captain Cecil gave us the history and explanations to those of us on the bow, from the open bridge above us while First Mate Woody did the same for those on...More

Thank Sharon K
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Cecil S, Owner at Iceberg Man Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your very kind words! Woody and I are thrilled to make your Newfoundland experience enjoyable and worthwhile.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great adventure out to sea to get close to an iceberg. Very pleasant captain and mate. Informative. Fun.

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Cecil S, Owner at Iceberg Man Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks! All of our team , from our staff who checked you in at The Iceberg Shop, to myself and my first mate, Woodrow, aim to give you the best service possible! Thanks for your kind comments!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When booking an iceberg tour, we were hoping seeing some iceberg. ( our trip was around 25 of may, what is usually a really good time for iceberg and whale). We even call in advance to make a reservation. Only once we arrive there, they...More

Thank Audrey L
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Cecil S, Owner at Iceberg Man Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Audrey, You were advised before your tour that there weren’t any icebergs to view, and that you had no obligation to take the tour. This has been our company policy since 1984! Iceberg viewing in this North Atlantic latitude is a culture in which...More

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Reviewed May 18, 2018 via mobile

Booked tour and found it was cancelled when we got there. Said the water was too rough but we took the ferry to fogo without issue and another boat was willing to take us to the icebergs. Too few passengers to make the trip worth...More

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Reviewed April 27, 2018

Our first time to joint their tour on Jun ,2017.We were a group of photographers wished to take some photos of the icebergs with the sunset The owner's agreed to arrange a late evening tour for us to photograph the sunset .Although we cannot shoot...More

1  Thank Stanley W
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Cecil S, Owner at Iceberg Man Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 3, 2018

It was my pleasure! We all enjoyed that special trip !

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Reviewed October 2, 2017

Travelled with young kids and they had a great time. We took this tour in July during a bright and warm summer day. Icebergs were magnificent. The captain and is mate took their time to explain the icebergs and the region. Great tour!

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Jacktor
June 15, 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
March 11, 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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