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Address: Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia, Canada
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+1 902-527-8544

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Great day spent on a boat tour.

We had heard that we would enjoy the tour with Chris. There was only three of us, since we were in Mahone Bay past the busy summer season. The tour was more than expected. Chris... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2016
Kitchener, Canada
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Kitchener, Canada
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11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

We had heard that we would enjoy the tour with Chris. There was only three of us, since we were in Mahone Bay past the busy summer season. The tour was more than expected. Chris gave us a running commentary on what we were seeing. We also saw Oak Island and we heard the interesting history of the hunt for... More 

Thank Patti312015
1 review
Reviewed 5 September 2016

We went out for a morning fishing tour. And Chris was extremely knowledgeable and welcoming we felt very comfortable and safe . As well catching fish Chris didn't mind answering all our questions about the gorgeous surroundings .I truly believe this is opportunity no one should pass up .

Thank Mark H
Grand Bay-Westfield, Canada
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32 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2016

We went on a sunset cruise and it was beatiful. It was so relaxing. Loved the smell of the salt water and history lesson from Chris our guide. Thanks for the fun evening.

Thank L P
Toronto, Canada
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21 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

We took the Sunset cruise - such a relaxing way to see the Bay from another perspective. All the (good) things said in other review about captain Chris are true, so I won't repeat them. We saw the osprey and bald eagles, as well as the seals (although it was high tide so most of them are in the water... More 

Thank hannah_050312
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66 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Chris is knowledgeable & his boat reasonably comfortable (a lobster boat). He had great stories of the houses, growing mussels, etc. we saw a seal colony & a pod of porpoises. It was a great way to spend an afternoon.

Thank Nancy-the-reader
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115 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Exploring the South Shore of Nova Scotia on a gray and dismal day, reading TripAdvisor for what to do, came across reviews for Captain Chris's tour, phoned, and there we were, booked for the afternoon. Coming onto the boat, in a drizzle, we were his only passengers. We thoroughly enjoyed the nearly 2 hour tour of Mahone Bay, and all... More 

1 Thank josjon
Uxbridge, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

We drove into the lovely town of Mahone Bay and I had read earlier about Captain Chris and the Risky Business boat tour. I heard so many good thing and I fully intended on booking a little tour and completely forgot while home in Toronto. I thought I'd give Captain Chris a call to see if there was even the... More 

1 Thank cobbci
Fredericton, Canada
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13 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 July 2016

When in Mahone Bay make this tour one of your must do adventures. Captain Chris and Kenny are both wonderful and offer you one of the best boat tours with fantastic hospitality.

Thank Camus38
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 June 2016

My first sightseeing boat tour was better than I expected. I had a goal to take a photo of my first Puffin. When I did see one for the first time, it was like Christmas morning and you open up the gift, you always want! It was exhilarating. B^) Capt. Chris is very friendly and enthusiastic. You will love him.

1 Thank Harold F
Chesterfield, Virginia
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282 reviews
104 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2015

We had spent the week in Lunenburg, touring the South Coast and while walking along the Lunenburg wharf, we commented that it would be fun to go on a boat ride -- not a major boat, nothing too touristy, etc. We decided to avoid the more trendy Lunenburg harbor and try nearby Mahone Bay. When we got back home from... More 


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