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Captain Zodiac

Cheticamp Waterfront, Cheticamp, Nova Scotia, Canada
+1 877-232-2522
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We saw whales!

We took the 11am cruise on July 15, 2017. Since it was my first time on a Zodiac, I called in... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Oveeta R
We took the 11am cruise on July 25th.

Excellent adventure! Lots of whales, seals, and fabulous scenery tour by our zodiac captain. Very... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Cheticamp Waterfront, Cheticamp, Nova Scotia, Canada
+1 877-232-2522
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Reviewed yesterday

We took the 11am cruise on July 15, 2017. Since it was my first time on a Zodiac, I called in advance to ensure I knew what I was expecting. Not only did we see whales he also took us to see some of the...More

Thank Oveeta R
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Excellent adventure! Lots of whales, seals, and fabulous scenery tour by our zodiac captain. Very enjoyable!! I highly recommend!

Thank joner166
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked a 10am zodiac to see whales, and we saw a couple PODS of Pilot whales. It was incredible. Seeing whales on a Zodiac is amazing as they are literally right in front of you. Totally worth the money. All staff friendly helpful and...More

Thank Andrew N
Reviewed 1 week ago

When we arrived the location at the time we were booked, Wesley told us that it is not a very favorable day for whale watching and morning trip could not saw any whale. He said however he will take us and if no whales watched...More

Thank Javeria1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had an enjoyable ride in the zodiac with Captain Wesley. We saw one seal and two minkee whales. We were supposed to snorkel with pilot whales but were told when I called one hour before the tour that the snorkelling was cancelled due to...More

Thank kmn77
Reviewed 12 September 2016

It was fun to ride around in the zodiac and captain was very determined to find us some whales so we drove around for miles and miles - the tour lasted upwards of 3 hours! We finally got to see a pod of pilot whales...More

2  Thank lotzasmiles
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Finally after two miss, because of weather. We had a chance to snorkel with whales. We were skilfully dropped off in front of a small pod of pilot whales. We were instructed to stay together floating while the boat backed away for a short distance....More

3  Thank dmmacneil
Reviewed 27 August 2016

We booked to snorkel with whales in July 2016. They cancelled at the very last minute (the night before) but only found out because we contacted them. We booked again in August. This time we were on our way to Cape Breton on a Thursday....More

Thank 599molly
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

The tour we booked was confirmed for 6pm and they told us to be 15 minutes early. We got there 32 minutes early and they had already left us! Apparently they changed the time to 5:30 and didn't bother to tell us. We were there...More

3  Thank Xelashay
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

We just couldn't believe our luck. We had the chance to swim with a pod of 35 pilot whales. Captain Wesley is knowledgeable and gives you precise instructions on how to get into the water. You are given very buoyant wetsuits - best to use...More

Thank hannah_050312
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12 February 2017|
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Response from dmmacneil | Reviewed this property |
I live in New Victoria on the other side of the island. there are lots of hotels and motels on trip adviser for Cheticamp. we stayed at the pilot whale chalets in Cheticamp two yrs ago. They were very nice and clean. when... More