Puffin, Bird & Seal Tour

From June through August 19th this 2-2½ hour tour will take you out to Pearl Island the only puffin nesting colony on the southwestern coast of Nova Scotia, where you’ll also see; Razorbills, Black Guillemots, Common Terns, Common Eiders and Seagulls. Then we’ll steam back to Seal Rock to watch the seals sunbathing or feeding depending on the tides and then cross the head of beautiful St. Margaret’s Bay.

Here are some common birds that hang out at Pearl Island: Atlantic Puffin, Black Guillemot, Razorbill, Common Murre (occasional), Double-crested Cormorant, Arctic Tern, Common Tern, Great Black-backed Gull, Herring Gull, Black-legged Kittiwake, Sooty Shearwater, Great Shearwater, Cory’s Shearwater, Manx Shearwater, Wilson’s Storm Petrel, Leach’s Storm Petrel, Great Blue Heron, Peregrine Falcon and Bald Eagle.

From July 6th to August 10th, Jason Dain, a renowned local naturalist will be your guide every Saturday. These tours will depart at 7:00 am and return at 10:00 am, spending 1 hour at Pearl Island, truly a photography and birder tour not to be missed. The cost of this special trip is $65.00 per person

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June 1st — July 5th

Monday @ 9:30 am
Wednesday @ 9:30 am
Friday @ 9:30 am
Saturday @ 9:30 am (see exception)
Sunday @ 9:30 am

Adults 16+




July 6th — August 10th

Saturday @ 7:00 am
(with Jason Dain, local naturist)

Adults 16+


July 6th — August 19th

Monday @ 9:30 am
Tuesday @ 9:30 am
Wednesday @ 9:30 am
Thursday @ 9:30 am
Friday @ 9:30 am
Saturday @ 7:00 and 10:15 am
Sunday @ 7:00 and 10:15 am

Adults 16+




Departure times are subject to change.

If you would like to reserve your spot, give us a call or email us.
This tour is also available as a private charter. Please contact us so that we may accommodate your schedule.

Tour & Accommodation Package

Breakwater Inn & Tour

Enjoy a night's stay at the Breakwater Inn located a stone's throw away from the famous Peggy's Cove Lighthouse and steps from the wharf to Peggy's Cove Boat Tours. In the morning have a delicious breakfast before starting our Boat Tour.

All of their rooms have an ensuite bathroom, free Wi-Fi and TV, a mini fridge and a comfortable Queen-sized bed.

Reservations can be made at the Breakwater Inn's website here. In the notes section of the online reservation form, please indicate that you would like to reserve this boat tour also.

The cost of this package for two adults is $270.

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Government Wharf
Peggy's Cove, NS
B3Z 3S2

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