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Shelburne Harbour Boat Tours

107 Water Street, Shelburne, Nova Scotia, Canada
+1 902-875-6521
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Disappointing, skip it

Do not believe the brochure that promises lots of seals and sea birds. We saw fish pens. The... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2016
Joanne M
via mobile
An enjoyable afternoon

Took the 2 pm afternoon tour which returns shortly after 5. Cost is $35. Nice to be on the water... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2016
Christina C
Toronto, Canada
via mobile
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107 Water Street, Shelburne, Nova Scotia, Canada
+1 902-875-6521
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Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Do not believe the brochure that promises lots of seals and sea birds. We saw fish pens. The points of interest they mentioned were of no interest, except the lighthouse. I recommend skipping this boat tour.

Thank Joanne M
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Took the 2 pm afternoon tour which returns shortly after 5. Cost is $35. Nice to be on the water. Comfortable boat. No real high point to see on this tour but a variety of physical human and historical features were pointed out and explained....More

Thank Christina C
Reviewed 14 September 2016

If you want to see some friends you've never met, go on this boat. The captain and first mate will make sure you get your money's worth (and it is a bargain!). The history, beauty and camaraderie make this the best deal. If you can...More

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Reviewed 13 September 2016

Ken and Sherri do a great job of being very helpful and hospitable hosts on their boat. They make it both a fun and enjoyable cruise and if you don't know anything about Shelburne before hand you come away knowing so much more, you'll even...More

Thank Tappen S
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Captain Ken and First Mate Sherri have lots of experience. They do three tours a day most days. Have lived around Shelburne most of their lives and know it well. They fill you in on everything from the History to what's happening in the area...More

Thank Shoreline M
Reviewed 10 August 2016

I did some research before going to Shelburne and seen that the Harbour Boat Tours was recommended by other travellers. I am glad that we decided to do this, it really was the highlight of our trip. The couple who run the business were very...More

Thank JustTravelling4
Reviewed 8 August 2016

11 of us went on a three hour tour. The hosts Captain Ken and First Mate Sherry gave us a great history lesson on the harbour and area, we saw live lobsters, two lighthouses and all in all had a great time. Would absolutely recommend...More

Thank Daylily_Guy
Reviewed 28 July 2016

On July 24th a group of 11 took the 3 hour tour on the Brown Eye Girl. The majority live in Shelburne and have done the tour several times and we never get tired of it. The three out of province guests were in awe...More

Thank Elizabeth M
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Wonderful tour of the Harbour. Captain Ken is very knowledgeable and Sherry gives a wonderful historical insight into the towns past.

Thank beckycleveland
Reviewed 25 July 2016

We went on the afternoon tour with our extended family. We could not have had a more pleasant afternoon. Ken and Sherri were wonderful hosts. Sherri gave us lots of information about the harbour and the Shelburne area - some of which was new to...More

Thank Sarah A
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9am and 2pm tours cost $35/adult $15/youth and 6pm tour is $25/adult you can book the whole boat for 6pm tour for $225 and bring group of 12 people......kitchen party cruises $30/person and lobster supper cruises are $45/person Mackerel Fishing Cruise $25/adult $10/youth Age 5 and under always ride FREE
28 February 2015|
Response from kensherri | Property representative |
Those are the prices above....
marge s
Hi, are there different types of boat tours and what are there cost? I am interested in the first two weeks in July and would I need advanced reservations.
25 February 2015|
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Response from kensherri | Property representative |
Hey Marge... all of our different tours are listed on this site......call to reserve your seats! 902-875-6521