Turn by Turn Directions

Find us with ease and arrive without stress, ready to enjoy your adventure with us.

*We are now offering Shuttle Service for our 2:30pm departures

*Please note all tours will depart from Gatherall’s Puffin and Whale Watch (90 Northside Road, Bay Bulls) for our 2021 season.

From Downtown St. John’s

  • Take the Harbour Arterial (Route 2) South to Mount Pearl and exit at Route 3 (Mt. Pearl Commonwealth Ave.)
  • Turn Left under the underpass proceeding on Route 3 and continue to Bay Bulls (aprox. 22 Km)
  • Once in Bay Bulls, turn left on St. John’s Road – go .5km
  • Continue right on South Side road – .3 km
  • Turn left at Lower Road to O’Brien’s Boat Tours
  • Estimated time is 30 Minutes from downtown St. John’s. Please allow extra time if you are unsure about the route.

From St. John’s Airport

  • Exiting from the Airport turn left on Portugal Cove Road
  • Go through the first set of traffic lights and take the TCH west exit (Route 1)
  • Continue west on the TCH to the exit 41B – to Route 2- Mount Pearl and St. John’s (Downtown)
  • From Route 2 take the third Mount Pearl Exit -to Route 3- Irish Loop Drive, & Goulds
  • Turn right on Route 3 and continue to Bay Bulls (Aprox. 22km)
  • Once in Bay Bulls,turn left on St. John’s Road – go .5km
  • Continue right on South Side road – .3 km
  • Turn left at Lower Road to O’Brien’s Boat Tours

From Trans Canada Highway (Travelling East)

  • Take the Witless Bay Line exit 37 (Route 13) and proceed to the intersection of Witless Bay Line and Route 10.
  • Turn left on Route 10- Go 1 km and turn right on Southside Road – travel 1km
  • Turn right to O’Brien’s Whale and Bird Tours

Shuttle Service

For added convenience hop on our shuttle and leave the driving to us. This is a great option if you wish to enjoy the scenery on the drive from St. John’s to Bay Bulls. Relax with your fellow travellers and know that you’ll arrive safely and on time.

We offer return shuttle service from major hotels and registered B&Bs in the St. John’s area. Our shuttle will pick you up one hour before the scheduled tour time for downtown accommodations, outside of downtown pickup will be 1.5 hours before the tour time. Reservations required.

Pricing

Adult (Ages 18+) – $29.95
Youth (Ages 3-17) – $24.95
Family Package (including boat tour and shuttle for two adults and two children up to age 17 – $245