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Ingonish Whale Watching

Located In Ingonish Beach
Where To Find Us
103 Harbour Dr
Ingonish Beach
Areas Served Victoria County
Phone 902-285-4186
Contact Chester Whitty; Email:
Alternate Contact Susan Whitty; Email:
Description & Services
Capt. Chester Whitty, a life long resident of Ingonish Beach, will take you on a spectacular adventure including whale sightings and/or a demonstration of how lobsters are trapped. Capt. Chester is a seasoned veteran of the sea, having fished both lobster and snow crab for over 30 years. He enjoys sharing his experiences with travelers. The tour guide will point out landmarks on the coast and provide information regarding whale sightings, as well as answer question.
Hours Tours at 1 PM and 4 PM
Dates June to October
Accessibility Partially Wheelchair Accessible
Special Information
Tags Cape Breton Connect ; Guided Tours ; Recreation Categories