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Traversee les Escoumins Trois Pistoles

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Fantastic crossing. So many whales

Took the 3.45 sunday afternoon ferry crossing from Les Escoumins to Trois Pistoles. Arrived early... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2018
gadabout992
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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
Interesting Trip with Whale Sightings

This ferry company was very efficient, and the trip was easy. A reservation is required, but you... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2017
CKT808
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Honolulu, Hawaii
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Reviewed 23 September 2018

Took the 3.45 sunday afternoon ferry crossing from Les Escoumins to Trois Pistoles. Arrived early at Les Escoumins and spotted a rocky healand where you can park Spent a peaceful hour having a picnic lunch, rock hopping and whale spotting. The crossing itself was glorious....More

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Reviewed 11 September 2018

Great customer service, good food and beer to make crossing the river really part of the travel instead of being a burden like in so many other places.

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Reviewed 23 September 2017

This ferry company was very efficient, and the trip was easy. A reservation is required, but you pay on board during the crossing. During the 90-minute trip, we saw whale spouts and some beluga whales. It was a fun way to travel.

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Reviewed 3 September 2017

On our crossing, we saw beluga whales, harbor porpoises, and minke (?) whales. It is about a 1.5 hour crossing, so if you bring binoculars, you can see a lot of wildlife. On board, there is a café, small gift shop, and a seating area.

Thank M H
Reviewed 8 August 2017

A medium sized ferry from which you can see whales, seals, porpoises, etc. The service is very friendly, and its a 1.5 hour whale watching trip in essence.

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Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

If the weather is good this is a wonderful way to view the river with kids. We had an exceptional day and saw lots of whales, porpoise and seals!

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Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

A small village by the sea. Excellent to visit to explore the country side and the St. Laurents river. Relaxing and idyllic. Some good restaurants and hotels in the area.

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