Nova Scotia & Canada's Maritimes

Featuring Cape Breton, New Brunswick & Prince Edward Island

Package includes:
  • Airport transfers 
  • Motorcoach Transportation 
  • 8 Breakfasts, 2 Lunches & 4 Dinners  
  • Tour Halifax + the Citadel Nat ’l Historic Landmark 
  • Visit the port towns of Lunen burg & Peggy’s Cove
  • Alexander Graham Bell Museum
  • Cape Bretton Highlands National Park 
  • Ferry ride to Prince Edward Island
  • Narrated tour of Charlottetown
  • Fundy Natl. Park 
  • Musical perform.  Confederation Center for the Art 
  • Northumberland Strait
  • Hopewell Rocks
  • Narrated cruise on Shediac Bay with Lobster lunch
  • Visit the  home of Anne of Green Gables 
  • Sail the Bay of Fundy aboard the MV Fundy Rose
  • Tour Grand Pre National Historic Site

 

Accommodations:

Day 1 & 2    Hotel Halifax, Halifax, Nova Scotia

Day 3 & 4    Inverary Resort, Baddeck, Nova Scotia

Day 5 & 6    Rodd Royalty Hotel, Charlottetown, PE Island

Day 7           Delta Hotel, St. John, New Brunswick

Day 8           Holiday Inn Express, Enfield, Nova Scotia

 

Itinerary:

DAY 1 Arrive in Nova Scotia:                                                                                                                                        Welcome to Halifax, Nova Scotia’s capital. Meet your Tour Manager in the hotel lobby at 6:00 p.m. for dining suggestions.

DAY 2 Halifax, Lunenburg and Peggy’s Cove:                                                                                                       After a get-acquainted breakfast a local guide conducts a tour of Halifax. Hear the history of the city’s war years, the devastating Halifax explosion and learn about the city’s connection to the Titanic disaster. Then, visit the port town of Lunenburg featuring National Historic Sites and a thriving waterfront. Stop at Peggy’s cove, the picturesque fishing village famous for its weathered granite rocks and scenic lighthouse. Back in Halifax, see the beautiful waterfront and visit The Citadel, the restored British fort and National Historic Landmark. Meals: B, D

DAY 3 Cape Breton Island:                                                                                                                                          Depart for beautiful Cape Breton Island. Originally settled by the Loyalists from New York state, they were followed by Scottish immigrants, choosing this region as it reminded them of their homeland. Visit the Alexander Graham Bell National Historic Site in Baddeck, Nova Scotia, overlooking beautiful Bras d’Or Lake. Meals; B, D

DAY 4 Cabot Trail:                                                                                                                                                            Spectacular scenery is the highlight today as you travel along the Cabot Trail through Cape Breton Highlands National Park. With its charming communities and breathtaking scenery, a visit to Cape Breton is sure to thrill. Enjoy a relaxing picnic-style box lunch along the way and experience the scenic nooks and crannies of this remarkable landscape. Meals: B, L

DAY 5 Ferry to Prince Edward Island:                                                                                                                      Travel by ferry across the Northumberland Strait to Prince Edward Island. Your two-night stay on PEI gives you ample time to explore this quaint part of Canada. This evening savor a traditional lobster dinner, complete with all the fixings. Meals: B, D

DAY 6 Explore Prince Edward Island:                                                                                                                      Begin with a tour of Charlottetown, settled by the French, Scottish, English and Irish. Visit the Anne of Green Gables Home, and explore the marvelous beaches and woodlands along the way. Later, enjoy a musical performance at the Confederation Centre for the Arts. Meal: B

DAY 7 Shediac Lobster Cruise and Hopewell Rocks:
Depart PEI across the nine-mile-long Confederation Bridge to Shediac, “Lobster Capital of the World.” Enjoy a narrated cruise on the warm waters of Shediac Bay while having a freshly cooked lobster lunch. A stop is made at Hopewell Rocks, unique rock formations known for their natural beauty. Meals: B, L

DAY 8 Bay of Fundy Ferry and Grand-Pre National Historic Site:                                                            Breathtaking views of the Bay of Fundy come into view as the MV Fundy Rose ferry takes you back to Nova Scotia. Stop at Grand-Pre National Historic Site, site of an 17th and 18th century Acadian Village. Visit the Interpretive Center and stroll the gardens. Tonight, your Tour Manager hosts a farewell dinner. Meals: B, D

DAY 9 Travel Home:                                                                                                                                                        Depart this morning with a transfer to Halifax’s Stansted International Airport for flights home today. Meal: B

TRIP #2237

Dates: Jul 15 - 23, 2022

Cost: $2599

Air from IAD: + $850

Deposit: $200

Balance due: 5/9/22

Optional Insurance: +$200*

*Must be paid with deposit

Single Supplement: +$1039

Tour Operator Activity Level: 3

1 = Easy      5 = Energetic

Unsold Space May be  Released: 12/31/20