Chantry Island Tours

89 Saugeen St.
Southampton, ON N0H 2L0- Map It
(519) 797-5862

AAA Editor Notes

Chantry Island Tours departs from the Tour Base Building at the Southampton dock at 89 Saugeen St. A 15-minute boat ride transports passengers 1.6 kilometres (1 mi.) to Chantry Island, where they are taken on a guided tour of the 1859 Chantry Island Lighthouse and the restored home of the lighthouse keeper. There also is time to explore the island, now a migratory bird sanctuary frequented by cormorants, herons and egrets. Children must be at least 4 feet tall to participate in tours and all participants must wear footwear suitable for hiking. Time: Allow 2 hours minimum.
$30. Reservations are recommended.
Hours: Departures daily at 9:30, 1 and 3, Aug. 1 to mid-Sept.; daily at 1 and 3, mid-June through July 31; schedule varies late May to mid-June. All tours are weather permitting. Passengers should arrive 15 minutes before departure time.