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This was a whale watching tour and cruise in the beautiful waters out of Twillingate. We... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
John B
Fantastic Captain

Went on the Iceberg Man Tours boat to see icebergs in late July. There were no icebergs this... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This was a whale watching tour and cruise in the beautiful waters out of Twillingate. We encountered fog bank, but their experience and careful persistence paid off...besides fabulous scenery, we experienced two whales...a humpback and a fin whale...The captain is slow and methodical...almost seems as...More

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Cecil S, Owner at Iceberg Man Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Woody and I were also thrilled with the tour on Sunday afternoon. We were so happy to have shared this amazing whale encounter with you. Thank you so much for writing!

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went on the Iceberg Man Tours boat to see icebergs in late July. There were no icebergs this summer, but Cecil took us out to see whales and was so professional and taught us how to view these amazing mammals in their own environment. He...More

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Cecil S, Owner at Iceberg Man Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for this moving testimonial! As this touring season winds down , I am so thankful for the summer we experienced. Although we lacked icebergs , there were lots of whales and other marine life , fantastic warm sunny days, and more importantly, such...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Captain Cecil and Woody did an excellent job during our tour of the waters near Twillingate. They were genuinely friendly and concerned that their passengers received the most from the experience. Not a great year for icebergs, but they did manage to find a small...More

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Cecil S, Owner at Iceberg Man Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Woody and I are so pleased you enjoyed your time with us aboard M.V. Iceberg Alley. It was indeed a poorer year for iceberg viewing , but along our dramatic coastline , we are always hopeful for something exciting to see! Thanks for the tip...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a boat tour to see whales and icebergs. The boat only held 20 people so it wasn’t full of elbow to elbow tourists. The captain and first mate were very friendly and knowledgeable. The tour was great. Although we were past the season...More

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Cecil S, Owner at Iceberg Man Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind words about your time with us exploring the scenic waters around Twillingate. I myself am loving sharing what I know of our local History during the tour, and I never tire showing our visitors the beautiful area I call home....More

Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

We had the pleasure of going out with Captain Stockley this summer. It was absolutely amazing on the water and Cec managed to find a small berg, a feeding whale, tons of seals and two eagles guarding their nest. Apart from being fun, we also...More

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Cecil S, Owner at Iceberg Man Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Woody and I are so happy you enjoyed getting out on the water with us to see nature at its finest! Thanks so much for writing!

Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Great tour. Captain was friendly and informative. Tried everything to find whales however unavle in this trip. Lots of birds and great veiw of coast. Beautiful boat and awesome friendly staff. Would book with this crowd again whales or no whales.

Thank Eric S
Cecil S, Owner at Iceberg Man Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Thank you so much! Woody and I are so happy you joined us for our scenic coastal boat tour at this beautiful time of the year. Your kind comments mean a lot to us!

Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Our tour was on a day with perfect weather and the water was gorgeous. There were no icebergs in the area and we only saw a hint of two humpback whales, but the trip to Twillingate was completely worthwhile. At the end of the tour...More

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Cecil S, Owner at Iceberg Man Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Thank you for your kind words! You are so right about the beautiful coastline of Twillingate ; I love our rugged landscape . I never tire of showing it to great people like you.

Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

My family went out on a rainy day. We were initially concerned that we wouldn’t see anything interesting on our trip, but were prepared to enjoy the ride nonetheless. Cecil and Woody were fantastic and kept us good company. By the end of the trip,...More

Thank Olivia F
Cecil S, Owner at Iceberg Man Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

It sure is fun to watch a breaching whale isn’t it. And before he started breaching he was spy hopping to see who we had on board. I think that whale really liked you and your family! Woody and I had a great time too....More

Reviewed 6 July 2018

When we booked the tour the nice lady at the end of the line asked for a credit card number to make a reservation, asked the phone number where we could be reached, and then adivise us to be there some 20 minute ahead of...More

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Cecil S, Owner at Iceberg Man Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

We appreciate that you wanted to ride with us, but with the deterioration of conditions on the water I decided to cancel the tour. It is the sea state that determines whether or not the vessel moves.

Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

Wow! What a great way to end our time in Twillingate. We we were not able to see icebergs as they were not in the area. But hey, it’s the perfect excuse to visit again in the future. Thanks for a great experience Cecil and...More

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Cecil S, Owner at Iceberg Man Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2018

Thank you for the kind words! We look forward to your next visit!

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Response from Fay T | Reviewed this property |
It is really difficult to predict the amount of time these icebergs will be passing Iceberg Alley. As of June 18th there are plenty of icebergs to see in the harbours and main waterways. Maybe you will be lucky and a few... More
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I also get motion sickness but not on this trip. I am not sure why. He is a careful driver, and there is much to see. There is cold air in your face. The boat is not a catamaran. I would not worry, but if you think it would... More
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