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Address: 2103, boul. de Grande-Greve | Cap-aux-Os, Gaspe, Quebec G4X 6L7, Canada
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Unforgettable scuba diving activities for the whole family with the Plongée...

Unforgettable scuba diving activities for the whole family with the Plongée Forillon team. A boat excrusion for snorkeling with seals is offered daily for beginners (children and adults). Enjoy swimming with those playful and curious marine mammals. In the middle of starfish, lobsters and other fascinating creatures, you will be seduced by unforgettable marine life mysteries. Average length: 3 hours. Admission: $65 (taxes included). Special family rates: $55 per person (taxes included).

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Snorkeling with the seals

Oh wow!! I am a scuba diver... & all I can say about this snorkeling activity was WOW!! It was the highlight of my trip. Dressed in wet suits, driven by a guide in a Zodiak we... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2016
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Montreal, Canada
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Reviewed 6 September 2016

Oh wow!! I am a scuba diver... & all I can say about this snorkeling activity was WOW!! It was the highlight of my trip. Dressed in wet suits, driven by a guide in a Zodiak we were escorted to the "site". The seals basque in the sun and you are asked not to approach them more that a boat's... More 

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Metcalfe
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Reviewed 15 August 2016

We just loved this excursion. Sebastien made this a very positive experience for my wife. She was so afraid to let go of the boat. Sebastien was so calm and patient, and because of this my wife could enjoy the excursion and actually let go of the boat. The wet suit makes you float, you cannot sink. There were many... More 

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Courtice
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Reviewed 9 July 2016

My husband and i decided to try this out, we were concerned about spending an hour in the water and not getting cold, the outdoor temperature had been 14 celsius during the day and 8 at night. We were reassured that our 14 mm of wet suit would keep us warm, and they were right. We were warm the whole... More 

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Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

It was a rainy day and we were worried that we wouldn't be able to interact with any seals. But we still got to see up close a couple curious ones. Due to the weather and choppy water, the visibility was not great but it didn't stop us from having a good time with the seals. The guide (danny) and... More 

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Reviewed 13 July 2015

I went to dive but was only offered the option of snorkel. The equipment was new and well kept. Basically, we were dropped off next to a colony of seals, we swam around and after some time we went back. my partner didn't speak french and no translation was offered when it comes to the 2 minutes of explanation given... More 

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Reviewed 7 September 2014

We were going to go snorkeling with seals, but Plongee was fully booked, however staff rented us all equipment and described where we should go. When we were snorkeling seals cubs were playing with us, swim around, sniffing, etc. It was really cool.

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Ottawa, Canada
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Reviewed 21 August 2014

Friendly and funny staff. Great equipment. Very safe for everyone (the suits make you float !) and relaxing. Incredible sea life (lobsters, crabs, urchins, a few kinds of seals...). Respectful of nature. I expected to freeze, but ended up being warm in the very thick and buoyant wet-suits. Swimming with seals is an experience you should not miss !

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 29 August 2013

Words cant describe how it felt to swim with this population of curious, gentle animals. They swam around us like curious puppies. The company and our guide were great with the kids, very helpful, friendly, enthusiastic and patient. If it wasn't two days drive for us to get there, I'd go again without hesitation. It topped all our lists of... More 

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