Come Ride the Hurricane!

Now offering whale and coastal tours off Cape Breton

Nestled in the northeast corner of Cape Breton Island lies the quaint fishing village of Neilís Harbour. Just two minutes off of the Cabot Trail, let the lighthouse guide you to Dixon's Zodiac Seafari. Prepare to have a smooth, exhilarating ride aboard the "733 Hurricane", the same type of vessel used by the Canadian Coast Guard. This is where your coastal, whale and marine life adventure will begin.

Look for the Lighthouse

Neil's Harbour Lighthouse You will embark on a 1 ½ hour journey where you may experience close encounters with such species such as Minke Whales, Humpbacks, Fin Whales, Pilot whales, Dolphins, Porpoises, Blue Fin Tuna, Sunfish, Seals and Leatherback Turtles. Here, from the port of Neilís Harbour, is where these Leatherback Turtles are tagged with satellite tracking GPS monitoring system so they can track these magnificent creatures journey throughout the Atlantic Ocean.

So come join us to see Cape Breton Islandís coastline and watch the marine life flourish in its natural habitat. Itís an experience you will never forget!

The zodiac is now hydrophone equipped!
Family Rates & Charters
Available Upon Request
Call 1-855-259-4122

Seal basking on the Cape Breton coastlineLeatherback TurtleDolphins are commonly seen off the coast of Cape Breton IslandPods of Pilot are commonly seen during the tour