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Mariner Cruises Whale and Seabird Tours

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Come have a whale of a time with Mariner Cruises! Enjoy our friendlines, hospitality and expertise on board the Chad and Sisters Two as you watch whales and birds while sailing on the famous Bay of Fundy waters off of Brier Island. Expect to be...more
325 Water Street | Westport, Nova Scotia B0V 1H0, Canada
+1 800-239-2189
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had a great cruise to see whales. Very interesting to see them swim and come up to see us as well. Enjoyed the dolphins swimming along side of them and playing. Overall great day.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Just as other reviewers have noted, this is a top notch boat, safe, educational, etc. BUT.. did we see whales? We sure did, and very up close. At 2 different times, 2 whales kind of hung out played right next to the boat, so close...More

Thank 297robbie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at the bay of fundy inn and took the the whale watching tour both operated by Penny. Totally fantastic experience! We were approached and followed by 3-4 humpback whales for almost an hour. Great photos great knowlegde by Penny. The Inn was also...More

Thank Percy P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Penny and the crew nailed it yet again last Saturday, a number of members of the Nova Scotia Bird Society took the 12.30 cruise and we had loads of sea mammals and more importantly to us lots of Pelagic birds, and Cookies at the end...More

Thank Tony M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My Wife and I spent a fun filled afternoon watching humpback whales in their natural habitat! The Mariner Cruise staff were great and provided lots of interesting facts about the Whales and the local environment during the tour. Just the drive out to Brier Island...More

Thank rjk150
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The weather was questionable for this outing - rain predicted for the following day but it moved in more quickly than expected. The boat was well equipped and had an overhang over 1/2 the deck. Penny, one of the owners, reviewed safety concerns and stressed...More

Thank Questbird3
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great trip. Lots of humpback whales. Very informative crew. Spent lots of time on the water. Was better than expected.

Thank ritchie122
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing experience! All the staff were very friendly and knowledgeable. We learned a lot and saw many whales. Overall very happy with the tour and would highly recommend.

Thank Janessa K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our second trip in two years with Mariner Cruises. The wind was high this year and the water rough, but the sun was out and the whales were active. The crew was superb as usual and we felt safe. Focusing on the whales...More

Thank juleseliz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just went on this tour and can’t say enough good things about it! The crew was so friendly and informative. Saw whales, seals, and numerous birds. The overall experience was awesome and I’ll definitely go again. I highly recommend Mariner Cruises!!

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James R
18 August 2018|
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Response from Mary M | Reviewed this property |
This company is very careful about planning ahead for weather. Our tour was to take place on a Friday but, when the forecast indicated rain and possibly thunder, we were contacted in plenty of time and offered an alternative... More
22 May 2017|
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From Digby, you need to count with 1.5 hours to get to Brier Island as you will get 2 Ferries to get there. You just follow the street down the Digby Neck. We were there a 23feet Mobile Home without any problem.
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