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Mariner Cruises Whale and Seabird Tours

#1 of 11 things to do in Brier Island Features Animals
325 Water Street, Nova Scotia B0V 1H0, Canada
+1 800-239-2189
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Friendly well run boat, providing a professional service.

It was made clear that this trip was the first and very early in the season, what pleased me was an... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
via mobile
Whale Watching with Penny

A very enjoyable afternoon, Penny was knowledgeable, friendly and an excellent guide. The whales... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
Colleen C
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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 amazed while making memories that last a lifetime!
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+1 800-239-2189
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It was made clear that this trip was the first and very early in the season, what pleased me was an immediate offer of leaving the boat and having a refund if a Penny suspected we did not spot the elusive whale on the trip....More

Thank DriverCheshire
Reviewed 11 April 2017

A very enjoyable afternoon, Penny was knowledgeable, friendly and an excellent guide. The whales were natural entertainers!

Thank Colleen C
Reviewed 7 April 2017

After seven trips for whale watching with most of the crews, I am addicted! Well experienced at what they do, the crew and owners are every bit as excited as the first-time visitors with every whale we see.

1  Thank dragonfiles
Reviewed 7 March 2017

We went to Nova Scotia in September on a family vacation. We took our 2 daughters who are 5 and 3 years old, they were the only kids on the boat and everyone was so nice and accommodating to them to make sure they had...More

Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 18 January 2017

For the past 5-6years I go whale watching each yr, I have gone with this company a couple different times and both times they have been excellent, very informative,fun,the loft on the boat is an added treat for getting the perfect picture.....I would recommend this...More

1  Thank Wendy F
Reviewed 8 January 2017

In the middle of my trip to the east coast, my friend Jenny had done her research on TripAdvisor :) and decided this was the best way to do whale watching and she was right! This whale watching trip was truly a highlight in my...More

3  Thank smk07
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Most fantastic whale watch trip ever. Captain and crew went out of their way to make it exciting and comfortable. We even tracked an orca for a short while.

Thank Drbj12345
Reviewed 7 October 2016

When we set out for our cruise and tour, it was an extremely foggy day but the crew were not about to let that dampen our potential to see whales. The crew are not just tour guides but scientists too. We did see whales and...More

Thank MichaelandEddy
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Great sunny day. Started off seeing porpoises which was nice. Sun was shining and crew was doing nice job looking for whales. Lo & behold 3 decided to humor us, 2 adults & a baby. They played next to us for a while then went...More

2  Thank SharidCoaldale
Reviewed 6 October 2016

We lucked out on the day that we sailed with Mariner Cruises. The whales were available for viewing. We saw a mom and her calf, and the calf rolled in the waves and played; but the best was a huge adult, that clearly enjoyed hanging...More

1  Thank tonyhj_winnipeg
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vish d
Is it recommended for kids?
1 April 2017|
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