Get 40% off our Whale Watching Tours departing from Charlevoix! Buy your tickets now

Get 40% off our Whale Watching Tours departing from Charlevoix! Buy your tickets now

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Cruises in Charlevoix

Meet 13 species of whales less than 2 ½ hours from Quebec City, in the best observation site in the world. Zodiac or boat. Whale Warranty. Embark on a discovery cruise of the majestic Saguenay Fjord!

Catherine Dubé

9 cruises

  • Zodiac Whale Watching 2.5-hour Expedition Tour in Charlevoix

    • Charlevoix, Baie-Sainte-Catherine Dock

    • From May 20 to October 29, 2023

    • Departure at 1:30 PM

    • Approximate duration: 2h30

    Aboard a Zodiac, set off to meet 13 species of marine mammals during an incredible 2-hour adventure. With the purchase of this cruise, also get one admission to the Île-aux-Coudres Flour Milling Economuseum, one entry to the Papeterie Saint-Gilles and one ticket for the Meteorites! activity at The Observatoire de l’Astroblème.

    This Charlevoix Attraction Passport includes :

    • A cruise in the heart of the best whale observation site in the world
    • Interpretation by an experience and passionate Naturalist Captain
    • One admission to the Île-aux-Coudres Flour Milling where you will explore the site and its two mills, as well as the Miller’s House
    • One entry to the Papeterie Saint-Gilles that will teach you all about the homemade fabrication of paper
    • One ticket for the Meteorites! activity at The Observatoire de l’Astroblème where you will learn about the region’s meteoritic origin

    $81.17 per person

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  • Zodiac Whale Watching 2-hour Adventure Tour in Charlevoix

    • Charlevoix, Baie-Sainte-Catherine Dock

    • From Jun 17 to October 1, 2023

    • Departure at 4:00 PM

    • Approximate duration: 2h00

    Aboard a Zodiac, set off to meet 13 species of marine mammals during an incredible 2-hour adventure. With the purchase of this cruise, also get one admission to the Île-aux-Coudres Flour Milling Economuseum, one entry to the Papeterie Saint-Gilles and one ticket for the Meteorites! activity at The Observatoire de l’Astroblème.

    This Charlevoix Attraction Passport includes :

    • A cruise in the heart of the best whale observation site in the world
    • Interpretation by an experience and passionate Naturalist Captain
    • One admission to the Île-aux-Coudres Flour Milling where you will explore the site and its two mills, as well as the Miller’s House
    • One access to the Papeterie Saint-Gilles that will teach you all about the homemade fabrication of paper
    • One ticket for the Meteorites! activity at The Observatoire de l’Astroblème where you will learn about the region’s meteoritic origin

    $75.17 per person

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  • Whale Watching Boat Tour in Charlevoix

    • Charlevoix, Baie-Sainte-Catherine Dock

    • From May 13 to October 29, 2023

    • Departure at 1:30 PM

    • Approximate duration: 3h00

    Less than 2.5 hours away from Quebec City, meet the giants of the sea aboard a comfortable boat specially designed for marine mammal observation! With the purchase of this cruise, also get one admission to the Île-aux-Coudres Flour Milling Economuseum, one entry to the Papeterie Saint-Gilles and one ticket for the Meteorites! activity at The Observatoire de l’Astroblème.

    This Charlevoix Attraction Passport includes :

    • A cruise in the heart of the most beautiful whale watching site in the world
    • Interpretation by an experience and passionate Naturalist Captain
    • One admission to the Île-aux-Coudres Flour Milling where you will explore the site and its two mills, as well as the Miller’s House
    • One entry to the Papeterie Saint-Gilles that will teach you all about the homemade fabrication of paper
    • One ticket for the Meteorites! activity at The Observatoire de l’Astroblème where you will learn about the region’s meteoritic origin

    $81.17 per person

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    Optional products and taxes not included

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  • Whale Watching Tour with an Upper Deck VIP Access in Charlevoix

    • Charlevoix, Baie-Sainte-Catherine Dock

    • From May 13 to October 29, 2023

    • Departure at 1:30 PM

    • Approximate duration: 3h00

    Set off to meet 13 species of marine mammals and get the greatest view thanks to the Upper Deck VIP Access specially conceived for whale watching! With the purchase of this cruise, also get one admission to the Île-aux-Coudres Flour Milling Economuseum, one entry to the Papeterie Saint-Gilles and one ticket for the Meteorites! acivity at The Observatoire de l’Astroblème.

    This Charlevoix Attraction Passport includes:

    • An exceptional panoramic view from a reserved Upper Deck Acces
    • A cruise in the heart of Saguenay-St. Lawrence Marine Park
    • Interpretation by an experienced and passionate Naturalist Guide
    • One admission to the Île-aux-Coudres Flour Milling where you will explore the site and its two mills, as well as the Miller’s House
    • One entry to the Papeterie Saint-Gilles that will teach you all about the homemade fabrication of paper
    • One ticket for the Meteorites! activity at The Observatoire de l’Astroblème where you will learn about the region’s meteoritic origin

    $105.17 per person

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  • Whale Watching Tour with a Saint-Laurent Lounge VIP Access in Charlevoix

    • Charlevoix, Baie-Sainte-Catherine Dock

    • From May 13 to October 29, 2023

    • Departure at 1:30 PM

    • Approximate duration: 3h00

    Experience a distinctive whale watching with the VIP Lounge Saint-Laurent! With the purchase of this cruise, also get one admission to the Musée maritime de Charlevoix, one entry to the Papeterie Saint-Gilles and one ticket for the Meteorites! activity at The Observatoire de l’Astroblème.

    This Charlevoix Attraction Passport includes :

    • A priority entrance on board and access to two fully glassed-in lounges
    • A cruise in the heart of the most beautiful observation site in the world
    • A reserved outdoor terrace and access to an exclusive observation deck
    • A selection of fine local bites, and Quebec wines, beers and spirits
    • One admission to the Musée maritime de Charlevoix where you will discover the history of the St. Lawrence’s schooners and coastal navigation
    • One entry to the Papeterie Saint-Gilles that will teach you all about the homemade fabrication of paper
    • One ticket for the Meteorites activity at The Observatoire de l’Astroblème where you will learn about the region’s meteoritic origin

    $142.79 per person

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  • Whale Watching Tour and Train de Charlevoix Combo

    • Charlevoix, Baie-Sainte-Catherine Dock

    • From Jun 02 to October 22, 2023

    • Departure at 1:30 PM

    Conjugate land and sea and discover breathtaking landscapes aboard the Train de Charlevoix. The next day, set off to meet whales! With the purchase of this cruise, also get one ticket for the Meteorites! activity at The Observatoire de l’Astroblème and a Resto-Pub Belles & Bum $25 gift card.

    Please note that because of the planned schedule, the train trip and the Whale Watching Tour must be done on two different days.

    This Charlevoix Attraction Passport includes :

    • A round trip on the Train de Charlevoix departing from Baie-Saint-Paul or La Malbaie with a magnificent view on the region peaks and the river
    • A cruise aboard a comfortable boat specially conceived for observation in the heart of the best whale watching site in the world
    • One ticket for the Meteorites! acivity at The Observatoire de l’Astroblème where you will learn about the region’s meteoritic origin
    • A Resto-Pub Belles & Bum $25 gift card that will offer you a tasty and locally inspired meal

    $143.99 per person

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  • Private Zodiac Tour in Charlevoix

    Discover the Tadoussac region from an exceptional viewpoint! Fly over the forest, the lakes, the Saguenay Fjord and its incredible waterfall to finish this experience with a flight over the village of Baie-Sainte-Catherine in Charlevoix.

    From the AML heliport, located right next to the cruise departures in Baie Sainte-Catherine, you will begin your helicopter flight along the shore of the river.

    You will fly over the forest, the lakes, the Saguenay fjord and its incredible waterfall to finish this magnificent experience with a flight over the village of Baie Sainte-Catherine in Charlevoix.

    The incredible visibility on board as well as the domed windows of the helicopter will make it easier for you to take pictures.

    Throughout the flight, you may have the opportunity to see whales, bears, moose or deer. You will even be able to see the spectacular demarcation between the fresh water (blue) and the salt water (green). A wonderful way to discover this part of the country!

    This cruise will be back next year.

  • Whale Watching and Fjord Tour in Charlevoix

    • Charlevoix, Baie-Sainte-Catherine Dock

    • Approximate duration: 3h00

    Treat yourself to two of the province's must-see attractions in Baie-Sainte-Catherine, a picturesque Charlevoix village located less than 2.5 hours away from Quebec City.

    Meet 13 species of whales and marine mammals aboard a boat specially designed for whale watching and enjoy a trip into the majestic Saguenay fjord.

    • Meet the whales, the most majestic creatures on the planet
    • Discover the most beautiful whale watching site in the world
    • Guided interpretation by a certified naturalist
    • The whale watching cruise continues with a trip into the fjord
    • An excursion filled with discoveries in the heart of the Saguenay-St. Lawrence Marine Park and the Saguenay fjord
    • Ecoresponsible observation in compliance with the regulations of the Saguenay-St. Lawrence Marine Park
    • Whale guarantee

    This cruise will be back next year.