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Oshan Whale Watch

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3384 Bay St Lawrence Rd, Bay St. Lawrence, Nova Scotia B0C 1G0, Canada
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Fantastic indeed

Being in the Cape Breton area, it seemed mandatory to go whale watching. Problem is, many of the... read more

Reviewed May 2, 2018
Zakham
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Zurich, Switzerland
A fantastic experience

We wanted to go whale watching, but didn’t have a reservation. So when we showed up, at first we... read more

Reviewed November 22, 2017
the_introoder
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“pilot whales” (56 reviews)
“great trip” (10 reviews)
“captain fraser” (14 reviews)
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3384 Bay St Lawrence Rd, Bay St. Lawrence, Nova Scotia B0C 1G0, Canada
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Reviewed 2 May 2018

Being in the Cape Breton area, it seemed mandatory to go whale watching. Problem is, many of the whale watching tour look like tourist traps and are overly expensive. After some research and asking around, we found Oshan Whale Watch, and, although it was off...More

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Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

We wanted to go whale watching, but didn’t have a reservation. So when we showed up, at first we were told no. But after a bit of conversation with Captain Fraser (from the Meat Cove Frasers, not the Antigonish, we were told :) ), we...More

2  Thank the_introoder
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Reviewed 31 October 2017

We booked this whale watching tour well in advance because of it's wonderful reviews. We were not disappointed. They were friendly and fun. It was a choppy day at sea so spotting the whales was definitely a challenge for our captain and the photographer that...More

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Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

As far as I know, the nature doesn't schedule its shows, so we decided to stay three days in case of rain or bad weather to have a chance to see the whales. Did we? YES!!! We saw lots of whale, seals, dolphins, bold eagles,...More

Thank Romangirl79
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Reviewed 15 October 2017

We came on time for the 1:30 whale watching. We were all excited. The captain headed to a place where there are lots of whales. Once there, we could not find any whales. He drove further to another place where whales showed up. Here again,...More

Thank Robby G C
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Reviewed 17 September 2017

We've been on quite a few whale watch tours, and we understand how sometimes nature does not cooperate. So when at first our Captain could find no whales, we were happy just to enjoy the ride and the fantastic rocky coastline. But due to Captain's...More

1  Thank rustyhickorynut
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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

This excursion was recommended to us by a local and it did not disappoint! The captain was friendly and hospitable. The boat is big enough to be comfortable but small enough that you are close to the water and of course, close to the whales....More

Thank BridgetLB11
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Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

What an amazing experience! I could not have been more pleased with this whale watching tour! The proximity to the pilot whales was unbelievable and so incredible to watch! I would not hesitate to recommend this place!

Thank wilk19
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Reviewed 26 August 2017

Very reasonably priced. Nice old fishing boat. Great scenery and whales too! The whole experience was great! I would definitely recommend this experience.

Thank jdeleeb
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Reviewed 25 August 2017

It was a very windy day with rain threatening but we decided to risk it. The prospects were looking poor for the first part of the trip but a change of location brought us sight of a number of pilot whales right beside the boat....More

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