Frequently Asked Questions

When’s the best time to visit if I want to go whale watching?

The best season to see whales off the Atlantic Coast of Eastern Canada depends on where and when you want to see them. The whale season off the coast of Newfoundland and Labrador is between June and early September. The whale season in the Bay of Fundy which is the body of water that is shared between Nova Scotia and New Brunswick is between June and September. The whale season off the coast of Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia is between May and October. You will find seals off the coast of Prince Edward Island during the summer months.