WHY LONG POINT?

#1 – A Very Special Place On Earth!

Consisting of over 26,600 hectares it’s hard to imagine this pristine landscape still exists in Southern Ontario. Designated a UNESCO World Biosphere Reserve: Long Point sticks out 42km’s into the middle of Lake Erie and is the worlds largest freshwater sand-spit unaccessible to the public!

#2 – A Short Drive Away!

Experience world-class birding, remote beaches and step back in time on the tip of Long Point Ontario. Situated less than 2 hours south west of Toronto & 1.5 hours south east of London; Long Point is known by many as a birding mecca!

#3 – World Biosphere Reserve!

In 1982, Long Point National Wildlife Area was recognized as a wetland of international significance under the Ramsar Convention. It was designated as a World Biosphere Reserve by UNESCO in 1986 and is a protected landscape.

WHY CHOOSE US?

#1 – It’s All About the Experience!

Whether it’s the excitement of ride out, the beauty & awe of sinking your feet into the sand whilst standing on the tip, the world-class birding or just simply going back in time with your guide and learning the rich history, we guarantee a one-of-a-kind experience you’ll never regret!

#2 – Zodiac Tour Boat!

Ride aboard our Zodiac tour boat! This fast yet very safe boat can comfortably get you all the way out to the tip of Long Point (42km’s) and back where you no roads take you. No matter what the weather brings use this exciting ride is worth the tip alone!

#3 – Fun For The Whole Family

At Long Point Tours we offer a number of great things to do for everybody! 3 hours expeditions to the tip of Long Point, Spring Birding Shuttles, Paddle Board Rentals and Mountain Bike Rentals at our shop in Turkey Point. Local Tourist Information, Community Events Board and for the thrill seekers we now offer Fly-Boarding!

 

 

Trip to the Tip of Long Point 2018

 

Tours Run Daily at 10:00am June to September 2018 

35% OFF Christmas SALE FOR ALL ONLINE BOOKINGS ON NOW – Dec 15TH. 25TH-27TH 2017 | USING THIS CODE WHILE BOOKING: XMAS2017

SALE PRICE: $70.85/adult & $48.75/youth – IF YOU ARE BOOKING THIS AS A GIFT AND REQUIRE A  GIFT CERTIFICATE, PLEASE FILL OUT ALL YOUR MAILING INFORMATION WHEN BOOKING. TEMPORARY GIFT CERTIFICATES WILL BE SENT TO YOUR EMAIL AND AUTHENTIC GIFT CERTIFICATES WILL ARRIVE AFTER CHRISTMAS IN THE MAIL

REGULAR PRICES: $109/Adult | $75 ages 17 and under | Children under 4 are free (must be under parent/guardian supervision and provide they’re own lifejacket) – please call for arrangements

Go where roads can’t take you. This 3-hour tour takes you deep into the UNESCO world biosphere reserve and all the way out to the tip of Long Point. Learn the stories and the rich history that encompass this legendary sand spit.

  • On tour we make a number of educational stops at historical locations and teach you all about Long Point’s rich history (you actually get get to see)!
  • Get off at the tip of Long Point, see the lighthouse and take in the stunning views. During the summer don’t forget to bring your swimmers and beachwear as the waters are warm and sandy beaches are long and inviting.
  • This tour truly makes you feel like your going back in time. The remote beaches resemble that of a Caribbean Island, there are no roads, no development, only the lake and rolling sand dunes.
  • We recommend you stand on the very tip of the giant sand spit and experience the splash pool effect caused by the 2 currents that meet, the same currents that continue to build Long Point.
  • Click on tour details for more info. Call 1-(877)-884-3566 or book NOW online!
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    DETAILS

    PLEASE BE ADVISED: NEW LOCATION @ THE SECOND SANDBAR RESTAURANT (45 CEDAR DR, TURKEY POINT ONTARIO) | These tours run daily from June to October. 2pm tour available on weekends From July to Labour Day. Please meet your guide 30 minutes before the tour begins. Youth & senior pricing is available (ages 17 and under) ~ A GREAT GIFT IDEA!

    Prices; Adults $109/person | NEW ~ Youth $75/person

    Current 2pm tour dates in May (please call to book)

    Parking and washrooms facilities are available at this location, however there are no washroom facilities while on tour. You will be expected to sign a waiver upon arrival. A full orientation on safety will be given before boarding the vessel.

    Please remember to dress for the weather. Guests can also expect a “wet landing”, rubber boots or sandals & shorts are recommended. While on tour weather & wind conditions can vary, on occasion participants can expect to get sprayed or splashed by water due to wind and wave conditions.

    For other booking times please call us or visit our booth during the operating season (June through to Sept)

    Click here for directions

    To inquire about other start times or GROUP DISCOUNTS please call us at 1-(877)-884-3566

    Please be advised, on occasion tours depart from an alternate location due to weather conditions. Long Point Tours will inform you ahead of time via phone or email.

    Please check your messages the night before for any potential changes in departure location. 

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Birding Shuttles to the tip of Long Point

Shuttles May 2018 | 6:30am start 

35% OFF | CHRISTMAS SALE FOR ALL ONLINE BOOKINGS ON NOW – DEC. 15TH-25TH 2017 | USING THIS CODE WHILE BOOKING: xmas2017

SALE PRICE: $77.35/adult – IF YOU ARE BOOKING THIS AS A GIFT AND REQUIRE A  GIFT CERTIFICATE, PLEASE FILL OUT ALL YOUR MAILING INFORMATION WHEN BOOKING. TEMPORARY GIFT CERTIFICATES WILL BE SENT TO YOUR EMAIL AND AUTHENTIC GIFT CERTIFICATES WILL ARRIVE AFTER CHRISTMAS IN THE MAIL

REGULAR PRICES: $119/person | A portion of the fees go to the Long Point Bird Observatory.

  • Long Point Peninsula attracts over 390 different species of bird each year; it is the longest freshwater sand spit in the world and a main North American flyway for 1000’s of migrating birds. May is usually the best time of year to see this bottleneck of warblers & songbirds!
  • Get up early and take our zodiac tour boat to the to Tip of Long Point as the sun is rising. Bring your binoculars and add to that life birding list.
  • The expedition begins at our shop in Turkey Point where you will meet your guide/boat captain. At 6:30am depart from the marina and cross Long Point Bay all the way to the tip (approximately 20 to 30 min’s). We encourage clients to have their binoculars & scopes ready as we often see large rafts of ducks & shorebirds along the way.
  • Once Clients arrive on the tip they have access to a pristine environment that abounds with a wide diversity of migrating birds, an opportunity to meet & greet the staff/volunteers at the Long Point Bird Observatory Tip Research Station and be provided bottled water click on tour details for more info. Please call to book 1-(877)-884-3566 or book online!
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    DETAILS

    PLEASE BE ADVISED: NEW LOCATION @ THE SECOND SANDBAR RESTAURANT (45 CEDAR DR, TURKEY POINT ONTARIO) | 5.5-hour expeditions run daily during the month of May. Please meet your guide 30 minutes before the tour begins (45 minutes before sunrise).

    Parking and washrooms facilities are available at this location, however there are no washroom facilities while on tour. You will be expected to sign a waiver upon arrival. A full orientation on safety will be given before boarding the vessel.

    Please remember to dress for the weather. Guests can also expect a “wet landing”, rubber boots or sandals & shorts are recommended. While on tour weather & wind conditions can vary, on occasion participants can expect to get sprayed or splashed by water due to wind and wave conditions.

    Click here for directions

    To inquire about other start times or GROUP DISCOUNTS please call us at 1-(877)-884-3566

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AT OUR SHOP

We offer the following experiences

MOUNTAIN BIKE RENTALS, MERCHANDISE, LOCAL TOURIST INFORMATION, COMMUNITY EVENTS BOARD!

Turkey Point SUP

Paddle Board Rentals

At our shop behind the Sandbar Restaurant. Call to book or walk in!

Reconnect with Nature

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Guided Hikes

Walk through Norfolk’s Carolinian landscape and learn all about our unique flora and fauna. Schedule coming soon call for details!

Half Hour flights & Group Rates

Experience Fly-Boarding!

Want something more exciting? Why not try Fly-boarding in Turkey Point! Coming summer 2016