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Sea Watch Tours

2476 Route 776, New Brunswick E5G 4H4, Canada
+1 877-662-8552
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Puffin tour exceeded my expectations

My sister and I booked the puffin tour through Sea Watch Tours. Peter and Durlan were friendly and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Saint John, Canada
Lighthouse tour group - outstanding cruise!

I was the tour leader for a group of 21 lighthouse enthusiasts from all over the USA (U.S... read more

Reviewed 19 November 2016
Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
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2476 Route 776, New Brunswick E5G 4H4, Canada
+1 877-662-8552
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My sister and I booked the puffin tour through Sea Watch Tours. Peter and Durlan were friendly and welcomed questions. They welcomed curious passengers to feel free to come and view the ships instruments and ask any questions. Both Peter and Durlan are very knowledgeable...More

Thank clodja35
Reviewed 19 November 2016

I was the tour leader for a group of 21 lighthouse enthusiasts from all over the USA (U.S. Lighthouse Society). We booked this cruise at the very end of the season to see the lighthouses that are located a few miles offshore of Grand Manan...More

Thank Faros
Reviewed 29 September 2016

We had a great experience. We called ahead to make a booking, as we didn't want to be disappointed. They told us to bring layers of clothing as it could get chilly out at sea. This was great advise, and we had gloves, hats, and...More

1  Thank Patrick H
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

I went with them in 2004 with the highlight being two humpbacks playing around the boat for an hour setting off the depth finder since they got so close to the bottom. My first experience was out of this world! In 2010, the dolphins were...More

Thank Stephanie W
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

This was a really nice, informative experience seeing humpback whales and pelagic birds and conversing w interesting, pleasant people. The three staff people are all local to the island (we had met one of them earlier in the week out birding at Castalia Marsh) and...More

Thank swedishivy2013
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We went on a SeaWatch tour last week off Grand Manan. Peter and his crew were absolutely brilliant. We learned a ton about the seabirds in the Bay of Fundy, the massive tides (and it was a full moon that day, so it was extra...More

Thank StacPollaidh1980
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Did I mention that we saw a lot of whales? WHAT AN WONDERFUL TIME! This was our best experience on Grand Manan Island. Big whales, baby whales, humpbacks and a fin whale. Plus a ton of seals and birds everywhere. We also saw dolphins on...More

Thank Willie3181
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

The captain of the boat could not get any closer to the whales! They swam underneath the boat! The whales were breaking the water all through the voyage! It was simply amazing! We were so excited to see the whales up close. The most enjoyable...More

Thank Stephane T
Reviewed 20 August 2016

Three friends(women) came to Grand Manan specifically to go to Machias Seal Is. to see puffins....the tour was cancelled 2 times due to high winds and waves that would prevent a landing at the island. But on the third day, we got to go and...More

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Sea Watch Tours is a company with a long and excellent track record. The Captain and crew offer a safe and comfortable boat and years of expertise and knowledge. Wildlife is never a sure thing, but we were fortunate enough to see five fin whales...More

Thank Rebecca R
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Jennifer C
25 September 2016|
Response from Kenda W | Property representative |
Our puffin tours usually begin the last Thursday in June, which would be June 29, 2017.
12 June 2016|
Response from Kenda W | Property representative |
Hi! The whale watching tour is between 4-5 hours long typically. It varies depending on how far we need to go to get to the whales. We like to allow lots of viewing time. The tour is whales guaranteed or your tour is... More