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Ecotours Zodiac Adventures

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Witless Bay, Newfoundland and Labrador A0A 4K0, Canada
+1 709-330-8687
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Worth the extra money to get off the big boat

We had a lovely adventure to see lots of whales and birds. The provided survival suits keep you... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
LMS199
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Toronto, Canada
So many whales we didn't know where to look!

The best whale watching experience I've had to date. Not far to travel as whales were all feeding... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Karen H
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Join us in one of our zodiac boats as we take you to see thousands of puffins and get an up close and personal view of humpback whales.
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Witless Bay, Newfoundland and Labrador A0A 4K0, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a lovely adventure to see lots of whales and birds. The provided survival suits keep you warm and safe, and the little boat means everyone gets a great view, and the chance to ask questions of the knowledgeable guide. I am so happy...More

Thank LMS199
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The best whale watching experience I've had to date. Not far to travel as whales were all feeding within the bay so Tyler just moved us from one area to another as well as giving us a few of puffins nesting. Whales were star of...More

Thank Karen H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A great crew to go to for whale and wildlife watching! We took our kiddos and had a great time. We saw tons of whales and our guide was incredibly knowledgeable. A must-do!

Thank Mandyusf
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

It was an INCREDIBLE experience. We had booked on O'Briens originally and it was great but we saw the ecotours boat and went back two days later to go on this tour. The coolest experience of my life we were surrounded by 50 plus whales...More

Thank Kaitlyn C
Reviewed 14 August 2017

OMG! What an experience. I was a little sceptical going out on a zodiac to whale watch, but my concerns were quickly dropped, we had the most perfect day and the whales were all around us. The tour guideTyler thought we saw a minimum of...More

Thank africared7
Reviewed 14 August 2017

On a zodiac tour you are able to be closer to the water and can navigate closer to the island shore, and we certainly benefitted. On the water of Witless Bay you can see dozens of whales, mostly humpbacks, blowing air, surfacing and even breaching...More

Thank Craig B
Reviewed 7 August 2017

The day we visited was a perfect day to be on the ocean. Tyler took us out in the zodiac to see whales and visit bird island. Whales were everywhere in the bay. We saw them breaching and swimming all around our zodiac. What an...More

Thank Linda S
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

The tour was really great. There were whales everywhere and to say a lot of birds would be a huge understatement. The captain was friendly and knowledgable. I appreciate the way he didn't chase the whales around. Once he sensed the whales had had enough...More

Thank Joel B
Reviewed 20 July 2017

We went out on the medium boat, which happened to be the right size for our group of 6. We were very lucky with weather - the wind was there, but not too strong, and it was not cold, not raining - and even luckier...More

Thank W-cyclist
Reviewed 18 July 2017

I had high expectations for this boat trip. At $97 (with tax) per person, this is by far the most expensive boat option in the area. I thought since there were three key "attractions" in the bay that day (whales, puffins and an iceberg) that...More

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