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Discovery Sea Adventures

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| 15 Roper Street, Bonavista, Newfoundland and Labrador A0C 1B0, Canada
+1 709-470-0322
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Whale watching

Captain Bob is the best in the business,, my first whale watching experience and it was Awesome... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
tammyvanderpu
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Kingston, Canada
An amazing adventure

We had never been whale watching before and didn't know what to expect but we thoroughly enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
happyfamilytrave2017
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Toronto, Canada
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We offer the most authentic and exciting experiences on our Fast Rescue Craft. Tours depart three times a day from our dock in Bonavista, adjacent to the Matthew Legacy building on Roper Street. Each trip runs between 2 1/2 and 3 hours. Come see Humpback, Fin and Minke Whales on our trips. Other sightings may include: icebergs, puffins, ocras, seals, porpoises and a variety of sea birds.
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“captain bob” (8 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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| 15 Roper Street, Bonavista, Newfoundland and Labrador A0C 1B0, Canada
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+1 709-470-0322
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Captain Bob is the best in the business,, my first whale watching experience and it was Awesome!! We were out for appprox. 3 hours and worth every penny. It was definatley one of the best experiences in my life!!

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Reviewed 3 days ago

We had never been whale watching before and didn't know what to expect but we thoroughly enjoyed our outing with Bob in the zodiac. We saw many humpbacks, fin whales and puffins and explored the cliffs and stacks at Spillars Cove. We were able to...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

My husband and I went our on the zodiac while in Bonavista...it was the experience of a life time...we sawn lots of whales, the scenery is fantastic,, even if we hadn't seen whales the scenery was well worth the trip..We enjoyed it so much we...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

The Zodiac Tour with Bob was the most amazing boat trip on the ocean which i ever had. Three Hours, no rush, so much time to see the cliffs and rocks of Spillars Cove, the first reason why i wanted to go with him. Then...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is an excellent tour with Bob! He is very patient. Move the boat to different angles for us to take the pictures. He is very experienced! Thanks Bob!

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Our family had an amazing time with Bob on this boat tour and Bob did his utmost to make sure that we had the best experience possible. We saw lots of sea birds, including many puffins; jellyfish; and of course whales. The boat is small,...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My 13 year old daughter and I joined Captain Bob on August 14th for whale watching. We had a wonderful time. There is, of course, no guarantee of seeing whales but we did - many! We spent lots of time just watching and enjoying. This...More

Thank Angem1
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My husband and I were booked to go and it was raining. We were driving four hours to get there and when we arrived it had stopped raining but everyone else cancelled. Captain Bob took us out anyway and it was fabulous. The zodiac is...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

An absolutely fantastic experience on the water, my wife and I took the trip with friends, all of us boat owners who spend a lot of time cruising the bays and hiking the trails and enjoying the views all over our home province, this trip...More

Thank Bill M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I had the great fortune of taking in this tour with Captain Bob. As an avid hiker of the coastal headlands around Newfoundland I was totally blown away by the view of the seascapes from the water. I felt as though I...More

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travelbrff
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Response from Osterjohn | Reviewed this property |
Hi! The experience was great when we took it with Captain Bob in June. A zodiac boat is certainly the best option. Perhaps check with the Newfoundland government site regarding what you can expect to see the time of year you... More
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