Humpback Whale tail, Brier Island, Digby Neck, NS

Prices and SchedulesTourists Watching Whales off Brier Island, Digby Neck

We are currently taking reservations for the 2020 season for the Zodiac and for the Mega Nova. We are also taking special reservations for our 2020 – 34th Anniversary Special. Click here for details

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2020 Prices & Schedule


Adults $50.00
Seniors/Students $42.00
Children (Ages 4 to 14)  $28.00
Children (3 & under) FREE
Charter $1600.00

Mega Nova Available June 13 to October 4, 2020 STC

CETACEAN ADVENTURE/ORCA 1 PRICES (Rigid Hull Inflatable Boats)

Adults $70.00
Seniors/Students $60.00
Children (Ages 6 to 14) $45.00
Charter $600.00

Available May 16th, 2020 STC


9:30 am* 1.30pm * 5:30 pm*

Cruises are 3 to 5 hours in Duration
*Subject to minimum passenger requirement and weather permitting.


10:30 am* 11.30 am* 1 pm*
2.30 pm* 3.30 pm* 6 pm*

Cruises are 2 to 2.5 hours in Duration

All taxes are included. Prices are in Canadian Funds and departures are Atlantic Time. Group and Family rates are available.  Some conditions apply.  Please inquire. *Sunset cruises (5:30 pm and 6:00 pm) run in peak season only (From July 11, 2020  to September 6, 2020.)

Cruise Information

Mega Nova Whale Watching Tours in Nova Scotia

Mega Nova Cruises

Cruise is fully narrated by our naturalists and researchers.

Each cruise is 3 to 5 hours in duration.

Mega Nova Cruises are from early June until mid October.

A minimum of 10 people are required for the Mega Nova to depart.

Please note: Washroom available on the Mega Nova

Children 3 & under are welcome on the Mega Nova, parental supervision advised.

Zodiac Whale Watching Tour in Nova Scotia

Cetacean Adventure/Orca 1 Zodiac™ Cruises

Cruises are partially narrated by our Captains who are very happy to answer any questions you may have.

Additional cruises may be available as required. Each cruise is 2 to 2 ½ hours in duration.

Zodiac™ cruises are scheduled from late May until mid October.

A minimum of 6 people are required for the Zodiac™ to depart.

Zodiac™ may not be suitable for children 5 and under, expectant mothers or those with back ailments.

Please be advised that taking a Zodiac ™ cruise is at your own risk. There are no toilet facilities on the Zodiac™.

Anyone over 90 pounds will be provided with a full length flotation suit.

Children are provided with rain gear and a Department of Transport approved personal flotation device and please dress warmly.


Please arrive for check in 1 hour prior to your scheduled departure.

Departures are in Atlantic Time.

All prices include 15% Harmonized Sales Tax.

Slide presentations are included with groups and charters but must be requested in advance.

All prices are in Canadian Funds.

A portion of fare is contributed to our ongoing research projects.

Sunset cruises (5:30 pm and 6:00 pm on Mega Nova) run in peak season only (July 11 to September 6, 2020.)

Please note that schedule is subject to change.

Sightings are guaranteed; free passes will be issued at Captain’s discretion if no whales are sighted.

Whale breaching the bay of Fundy on a whale watch tour near Brier Island
What to Bring: Warm clothes (very important) Rain gear (in case of damp weather) Sunglasses Binoculars (especially for close view of birds) Food (snack or picnic lunch)


Please call about our early bird special during the months of July and August.  You won't be disappointed.

Celebrating our 34th year!33 years of whale watching

We are also taking reservations for our 2020 Anniversary Special at the price of $35 (Tax included) for the MEGA NOVA ONLY on these dates: July 30, 2020, August 15, 2020, August 30, 2020 and September 12, 2020. (Prices are for those dates on the MEGA NOVA ONLY are $35 tax included per adult, senior and student and cannot be combined with any other offer)