Newfoundland Puffin and Whale Watch Cruise

St. John's, Canada
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1h 30min
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What To Expect

Cruise to the incredible Witless Bay Ecological Reserve for your chance to watch puffins, whales, and icebergs. Wildlife attractions vary with the time of year. Puffins nest May through to mid-September. Peak whale season is from mid-June through mid-August.  Whale sightings before and after peak period are a bonus. Icebergs typically appear May to mid-June.  Whales and or icebergs cannot be guaranteed on any given cruise.

Enjoy entertaining and educational live commentary provided by on board naturalists and crew. Learn about Newfoundland's marine wildlife and heritage from your enthusiastic, knowledgeable, professional guides during this awesome adventure (minimum 90 minutes).  Our catamaran offers the most space for your comfort and provides the greatest range to increase your chance of finding whales.

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Important info

Infants are required to sit on an adult’s lap. Suitable for all physical fitness levels. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Participants are advised to regard all instruction provided by the vessel crew. Direction/guidance is provided to ensure the safety and enjoyment of all passengers. Depending on vessel movement/sea conditions, passengers may be advised by the crew to refrain from standing or to remain seated during certain portions of the cruise. Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately. Whales and or icebergs cannot be guaranteed on any given cruise.. If in the event that the activity is cancelled on the part of Gatherall’s at any time prior to or during the scheduled activity, participants can elect to either reschedule at no additional charge or will receive a full refund.. Transportation is available from select hotels - additional fees applicable - must be confirmed two hours in advance of tour. Contact Gatherall's

What's included
All safety equipment is provided as per requirements set forth by Transport Canada Marine Safety. All tours hosted by an experienced, local guide. Free parking available on site. Vessel is washroom equipped. Passengers are provided a pre-departure safety briefing
What's not included
Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase). Gratuities. Transportation available on request. Additional fee applicable. Contact vendor to add transportation
Cancellation Policy
can-cancel You can cancel your tour until a day in advance
Gatheralls Puffin and Whale Watch
Meeting Point

Shuttle service available from St. John's hotels & cruise terminal (additional fee). Contact us to confirm.
Driving from St. John's (30 minutes by car). Route 2 South from downtown. Exit Route 3 South to Bay Bulls. Exit left on St. John's Road & left on Northside Road.
Shuttle service is available on select tours from St. John's hotels for additional fee of $35 + tax / person. MUST be booked directly with us at least 3 business hours in advance of tour time. Please contact / message us to confirm. Shuttle fees payable at time of tour check in.