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Viking Trail Newfoundland

8 Days / 7 Nights
Deer Lake to Deer Lake
From USD$1,014 per person
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Discover a land filled with Viking history. Explore a land rich with culture. Travel to a land overflowing with natural beauty. Western Newfoundland will undoubtedly leave you with memories that will last a lifetime.

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The below itinerary is only a suggestion, we offer tailor-made personal service and solutions to help you plan your perfect vacation.

Day 1 Deer Lake to Norris Point (72 km/44 mi) Arrive to Deer Lake and collect your rental car (not included) for your drive along the Viking Trail to Norris Point, your first destination located on the northern side of Bonne Bay and adjacent to Gros Morne National Park, a world heritage site.

Day 2 Western Brook Pond The morning is free to explore the area with your rental car. Enjoy a boat tour of the freshwater fjord of Western Brook Pond. The landlocked fjord is a rare sight. Carved by glaciers, and home to plenty of waterfalls and wildlife, it’s worth the trip alone. The rest of the day is free to explore the sites of the Gros Morne National Park.

Day 3 Gros Morne National Park Enjoy a day exploring all of Gros Morne National Park on your own viewing glacial valleys, intriguing rock formations, magnificent sea arches and numerous types of wildlife. Don’t miss the internationally known Tablelands, a rare outcrop of the Earth’s mantle pushed skyward half a billion years ago.

Day 4 Norris Point to Saint Anthony (359 km/223 mi) Continue your journey north along the Viking Trail toward St. Anthony. Enjoy spectacular ocean scenery as you drive along the coast line dotted with unique fishing villages. For the historical adventurer, make a stop in Port Au Choix and Port Au Choix National Historic Site where three ancient cemeteries of the Maritime Archaic People were discovered. The Visitor Centre offers great background to this culture with exhibits and artifacts.

Day 5 L’Anse aux Meadows (80 km/49 mi round trip) Awaken today in St. Anthony at the very tip of the Viking Trail. Visit the L’Anse aux Meadows National Historic Site comprising the remains of the oldest known European settlement of the New World. The colony of Vinland was excavated in the 1960s and the artifacts are on display supported by a film. Walk to the original village and discover the full scale replicas of Norse buildings. Return to Saint Anthony for the night.

Day 6 Saint Anthony The day is free to relax or explore the region and its unique attractions on your own. Climb 543 stairs to the top of Fishing Point to take in spectacular morning views, visit Grenfell Historical Properties and take a walk to Tea House Hill where stories of Dr. Grenfell’s Legacy surround you. The Northern Peninsula has always been recognized throughout the world as Iceberg Alley. 90% of icebergs seen in Newfoundland and Labrador come from the glaciers of western Greenland. From May through July and sometimes in August, you can view majestic icebergs and large whales right off the shores and cliffs.

Day 7 Saint Anthony to Norris Point (359 km/223 mi) Return to Norris Point and settle in for one more night. The day is at leisure to explore the region or take in the enchanting beauty of the Norris Point..

Day 8 Norris Point to Deer Lake (73 km/45 mi) Take a leisure drive back to Deer Lake where your Viking Trail journey ends.

Package Includes:

  • Hotel accommodation including provincial taxes for 7 nights
  • Western Brook Pond Cruise
  • Historic Sites admission to the following:
    • Gros Morne National Park
    • Port au Choix National Historic Site
    • L’Anse aux Meadows National Historic Site
  • Documentation (PDF)

Not included:

  • Rental Car

Hotel Information (Moderate Grade)

  • Norris Point - Neddies Harbour Inn, Queen Room
  • St. Anthony - Grenfell Heritage Hotel & Suites, Double Room (Continental breakfast included)

Moderate Grade

Neddies Harbour Inn

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Neddies Harbour

Grenfell Heritage Hotel

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St. Anthony

The below itinerary is only a suggestion, we offer tailor-made personal service and solutions to help you plan your perfect vacation.

Day 1 Deer Lake to Norris Point (72 km/44 mi) Arrive to Deer Lake and collect your rental car (not included) for your drive along the Viking Trail to Norris Point, your first destination located on the northern side of Bonne Bay and adjacent to Gros Morne National Park, a world heritage site.

Day 2 Western Brook Pond The morning is free to explore the area with your rental car. Enjoy a boat tour of the freshwater fjord of Western Brook Pond. The landlocked fjord is a rare sight. Carved by glaciers, and home to plenty of waterfalls and wildlife, it’s worth the trip alone. The rest of the day is free to explore the sites of the Gros Morne National Park.

Day 3 Gros Morne National Park Enjoy a day exploring all of Gros Morne National Park on your own viewing glacial valleys, intriguing rock formations, magnificent sea arches and numerous types of wildlife. Don’t miss the internationally known Tablelands, a rare outcrop of the Earth’s mantle pushed skyward half a billion years ago.

Day 4 Norris Point to Saint Anthony (359 km/223 mi) Continue your journey north along the Viking Trail toward St. Anthony. Enjoy spectacular ocean scenery as you drive along the coast line dotted with unique fishing villages. For the historical adventurer, make a stop in Port Au Choix and Port Au Choix National Historic Site where three ancient cemeteries of the Maritime Archaic People were discovered. The Visitor Centre offers great background to this culture with exhibits and artifacts.

Day 5 L’Anse aux Meadows (80 km/49 mi round trip) Awaken today in St. Anthony at the very tip of the Viking Trail. Visit the L’Anse aux Meadows National Historic Site comprising the remains of the oldest known European settlement of the New World. The colony of Vinland was excavated in the 1960s and the artifacts are on display supported by a film. Walk to the original village and discover the full scale replicas of Norse buildings. Return to Saint Anthony for the night.

Day 6 Saint Anthony The day is free to relax or explore the region and its unique attractions on your own. Climb 543 stairs to the top of Fishing Point to take in spectacular morning views, visit Grenfell Historical Properties and take a walk to Tea House Hill where stories of Dr. Grenfell’s Legacy surround you. The Northern Peninsula has always been recognized throughout the world as Iceberg Alley. 90% of icebergs seen in Newfoundland and Labrador come from the glaciers of western Greenland. From May through July and sometimes in August, you can view majestic icebergs and large whales right off the shores and cliffs.

Day 7 Saint Anthony to Norris Point (359 km/223 mi) Return to Norris Point and settle in for one more night. The day is at leisure to explore the region or take in the enchanting beauty of the Norris Point..

Day 8 Norris Point to Deer Lake (73 km/45 mi) Take a leisure drive back to Deer Lake where your Viking Trail journey ends.

Package Includes:

  • Hotel accommodation including provincial taxes for 7 nights
  • Western Brook Pond Cruise
  • Historic Sites admission to the following:
    • Gros Morne National Park
    • Port au Choix National Historic Site
    • L’Anse aux Meadows National Historic Site
  • Documentation (PDF)

Not included:

  • Rental Car

Hotel Information (Moderate Grade)

  • Norris Point - Neddies Harbour Inn, Queen Room
  • St. Anthony - Grenfell Heritage Hotel & Suites, Double Room (Continental breakfast included)

Moderate Grade

Neddies Harbour Inn

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Neddies Harbour

Grenfell Heritage Hotel

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St. Anthony

Departure dates

(Tour Code: SD119P) Departs Deer Lake: Daily

Pricing

All pricing is in United States of America USD$

TWIN SINGLE CHILD
Moderate Grade

31 May - 03 Jun, 2019 04 Jun - 07 Jun, 2019 08 Jun - 15 Sep, 2019 16 Sep - 29 Sep, 2019

$1,014
$1,056
$1,181
$1,014

$1,953
$2,036
$2,286
$1,953

$29
$29
$29
$29

Prices are per person and include all taxes.

Child age 10 yrs & under

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