A Whale of a Time: Whale Watching in Newfoundland and Labrador

Whale watching is an unforgettable bucket-list experience. When you visit Newfoundland and Labrador, you’ll discover plenty of opportunities to see these gentle giants for yourself! Spy them from shore or get up close and personal during a boating or kayaking excursion–either way, catching a glimpse of whales playing, traveling, or feeding is pure magic. 

Here’s your guide whale watching in Newfoundland and Labrador, including the types of whales you’re likely to spot, and when to plan your visit to make the most of whales’ feeding and travel patterns.

Want to learn even more about whale watching in Newfoundland and Labrador? Check out Whale Moves 101 to see our local whales in action–and don’t forget your camera when you visit!