Sail from Grand Manan to Machias Seal Island, a bird sanctuary with contested ownership. See thousands of unique birds in their natural habitat including Atlantic Puffins and Razorbill Auk.

Departing from Grand Manan July 6th to September 30th

Departure times for this tour depend on the tide. Approximate departure times may be given several days in advance, but are subject to change due to weather conditions. If we cannot land due to poor sea conditions, the price will be adjusted accordingly.

Landing is at your own risk

Landing on Machias Seal Island requires physical agility. You must transfer from our 45’ vessel into our 16’ skiff and upon landing at Machias, you may have to walk across very slippery, seaweed covered, rocks to the footpath leading to the orientation area. Landing on Machias Seal Island requires favourable sea conditions.


$ 115

per person


$ 56

per person
To book, contact Sea Watch Tours.