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Amoeba Sailing Tours day tours

Baddeck Bay, Baddeck, Nova Scotia, Canada
+1 902-295-1426
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Bald eagles!!

What a lovely boat trip, a very relaxing way to spend a couple of hours with beautiful views all... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
julschof
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mossley
I don't which I enjoyed more, Captain John, or the eagles!

We spent a late morning aboard the Amoeba and had a blast. I am an amateur photographer, and I was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Elizabeth J
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Charlottetown, Canada
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Baddeck Bay, Baddeck, Nova Scotia, Canada
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+1 902-295-1426
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Reviewed 5 days ago

What a lovely boat trip, a very relaxing way to spend a couple of hours with beautiful views all around. The crew were knowledgeable about the boat and area and really interesting. The highlight for me though was when the captain fed a couple of...More

Thank julschof
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent a late morning aboard the Amoeba and had a blast. I am an amateur photographer, and I was really excited to get the chance to get some shots of bald eagles..and I did! I got a few that are spectacular! But the star...More

Thank Elizabeth J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our family booked a sailing cruise with Amoeba for late July while visiting Baddeck, NS. It was easy to reserve in advance and board the boat. We had never sailed before and the cruise was informative with friendly crew and visits from bald eagles beside...More

1  Thank Candureactor
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I took this tour with some other adults and 2 young children. We all loved it! The whole experience felt very well organized and professionally run - from the boarding process of calling out the names in order of when you made your reservation to...More

Thank Jean F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great experience with captain John and his crew on a beautiful vessel and day. Learned about the boat, some history on the area, up close and personal to eagles and bell homestead. Very relaxing couple of hours on the salty waters!!

Thank Gary C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved the whole adventure. If you want to, learn e the history of the area you just need to ask the Captian.

Thank 1Mich2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I know everyone else seems to love this, and I had a nice time. But it wasn't my favorite thing. The captain fed the bald eagles right at the start, and that was pretty cool. The rest of the sail... it was fine. It you...More

Thank Erin M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a must see in Baddeck. John and the crew do an amazing job of sharing the history of this area of the island and great photo ops of his trained eagles. Great value given the low price and length of sail. Don't miss...More

Thank AllycatCanada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had so much fun on this boat, we went on board for a second time the same day! The crew is knowledgeable about the area, and Captain John does feed the eagles. I suggest doing the Amoeba boat tout before visiting the Alexander Graham...More

Thank Karen B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The ride was one and a half hours. We saw eagles, a harbor seal, and cormorants. We also got a great look at A. Bells summer house. The crew entertained us throughout the ride. Very nice time on the boat.

Thank Sandtravlr
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Tae K
3 August 2016|
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Response from yygrrl | Reviewed this property |
There were no pets on our sail. I sort of doubt it, but you should call or email them directly about it!
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Teri D
30 January 2015|
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Response from Nosnow58 | Reviewed this property |
It cost us $20 each,well worth it. They have a web site you can check there
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Teri D
30 January 2015|
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Response from Sunni B | Reviewed this property |
Yes I was there in Sept.14 It was 25 dollars Canadian plus HST at 13% Yes we also tipped. The owner/captain gives the tips to the young people that help him. It is a really nice time.
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