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Boat Tours & Charters

From a relaxing sail on the Bras d’Or Lake to an adventurous zodiac cruise and humbling humpback whale sighting, our little Island offers a big selection of boat tours and charter activities. Catch your own lobster dinner with the help of seasoned fishermen or hook a Giant Bluefin Tuna. Set against a backdrop of rugged coastlines, you’ll encounter abundant sea life including whales, seabirds, and more.

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Boat Tours & Charters

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Eagle Eye Outfitters

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Trip Advisor Rating 41 Reviews

Region: Canada’s Musical Coast

Community: Inverness

Welcome to beautiful Cape Breton Island! At Eagle Eye Outfitters, we offer everything you need to explore our scenic surroundings. Located i...


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Bird Island Boat Tours

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Trip Advisor Rating 216 Reviews

Region: Bras d’Or Lake

Community: Bras d’Or

Daily tours to see puffins, other seabirds, seals & bald eagles. Educational, uniquely narrated 2 3/4 hour tours. Rain or shine in our c...


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Cape Breton Sailing Charters

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Trip Advisor Rating 77 Reviews

Regions: Bras d’Or Lake, Cape Breton’s South Coast

Community: St. Peter’s

Experience Cape Breton from the water! Join Captain Greg for a unique sailing adventure on Canada’s largest inland sea, the Bras d’Or La...


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Ingonish Lobster Tales and Scales

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Trip Advisor Rating 26 Reviews

Region: Cabot Trail

Community: Ingonish

A unique tour experience takes you aboard Eaton’s Doll, a 10.5-m (35-ft) lobster boat to haul lobster traps, jig mackerel, see live...


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It's Now or Never Tuna Charters

Region: Canada’s Musical Coast

Community: Port Hood

Come aboard It’s Now or Never for the ultimate sport fishing experience! Explore Nova Scotia’s masterpiece, beautiful Cape Breto...


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Romance the Stars

Regions: Cabot Trail, Bras d’Or Lake

Community: Baddeck

The story begins by leaving your shoes, cares and worries behind on a wharf in the village of Baddeck, and stepping onto the Cape Bretoner 1...


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Illustrated map of Cape Breton Island

Easy to Find. Hard to Leave.

There are direct flights to Sydney from Toronto and Montreal and from other North American and European cities via Halifax. If traveling by ground, the Trans-Canada Highway 104 leads to Cape Breton Island.

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