Full-Day Whale Watching Cruise from Quebec
- Get up-close to native wildlife
- Seasonal Offer
- Informative, friendly and professional guide
The choice of transportation in the water is yours – the Grand Fleuve is a large, three-level boat with a glassed-in main deck, observation platform, covered upper deck, a bistro and a bar; the zodiac is a small, open-air boat that holds only 12 or 24 passengers (depending on the boat) and allows you to zip through the water to enjoy super-close access to the whales and other marine life. Opt for the Grand Fleuve for a more leisurely experience on the water, or choose the zodiac for an exciting high-adrenaline adventure!
Both vessels depart from the south shore of the St Lawrence for an exciting encounter with whales, seals and belugas! Discover the many faces of the St Lawrence River, including the Saguenay–St Lawrence Marine Park, lighthouses, fascinating islands and an amazing diversity of marine life.
Aboard the Grand Fleuve a bilingual naturalist-guide will share illuminating facts during your whale-watching journey, while on the zodiac your captain will provide live commentary on your search for whales. Binocular rentals are available on both vessels for that magical moment when you encounter the whales. This is an extraordinary rendezvous with the nature of eastern Canada!
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Grand Fleuve Cruise
Whale-watching cruise on the Grand Fleuve, a large, three-level, 105-foot (32-meter) boat with a glassed-in main deck, observation platform and covered upper deck.
Whale-watching tour on a zodiac, a small, faster, open-air boat that holds either 12 or 24 passengers and allows you to get very close to the whales and other marine life.
- Certified naturalist-captain on the Grand Fleuve
- Three-hour whale watch cruise
- Hotel pickup and drop off
- Gratuities (optional)
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Reviewed by: Marc D, August 2014
Our tour guide (Yves) made the drive very pleasurable with all his knowledge of the area and his witty humour. We have a 3, 9 and 12 year old that equally enjoyed the trip. I would suggest that you bring warm clothes for the wale watching since the temperature out there drops by about 10 to 15•
Reviewed by: Phil J, August 2014
Very well run trip including the bus ride and the cruise.