Your guide will meet you at the cruise ship pavilion and take you on an approximately 10-minute walk to the Haligonian III. This vessel docked at the Tall Ships Quay, offers a choice of decks - the top is open to the fresh air and the bottom is enclosed and heated. Listen to your guide’s full commentary as you take in the wonderful views and wildlife along the coastline of George’s and Mc Nab’s Island before entering the great North Atlantic.
You may see some marine life including seals, porpoises, sunfish and whales. Enjoy the true maritime experience of hauling in a live lobster trap while the onboard naturalist introduces you to the economic importance of the lobster fishing industry and takes you through the unique lifecycle of these crustaceans. Also, enjoy onboard demonstrations including a touch tank.
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Note: You must climb approximately 15 steps to access the lower enclosed deck and washrooms. Participants must be in good enough physical condition to walk to and from the cruise pavilion. Vessel cannot accommodate motorized scooters or wheelchairs. Wildlife sightings are not guaranteed.
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Tours with this activity level involve walking over relatively level terrain, possibly some cobblestone, gravel, or a few steps. Comfortable shoes are recommended.