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Enchanting Islands

8 Days / 7 Nights Departing Halifax
From USD$2,223 per person
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Highlights: Halifax | Peggy's Cove | Charlottetown | Baddeck | Cabot Trail Canada’s Maritime islands await you! Pass through fields of green, dine on succulent seafood, and travel the world famous Cabot Trail on this bus tour of Prince Edward Island and Cape Breton Island. Also spend time in the Oak Island area to learn of the treasure hunters that have ventured to Nova Scotia for hundreds of years Get ready for a truly memorable island adventure in the Atlantic Maritimes.

  • Peggy’s Cove
  • Lunenburg – a UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Anne of Green Gables Heritage Place
  • Prince Edward Island National Park
  • Alexander Graham Bell National Historic Site
  • Cape Breton Highlands National Park
  • Whale Watching Boat Tour
  • Fortress of Louisbourg National Historic Site

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Day 1 Arrive Halifax
Arrive in Halifax and check in to your accommodations in the downtown core of this vibrant and cosmopolitan urban centre on the Atlantic Ocean for a two-night stay. Meet your Tour Director or Driver/Guide and fellow travelers this evening at a Meet & Greet.

Day 2 South Shore Touring
Discover the rustic charm of the renowned fishing village of Peggy’s Cove where you will enjoy breakfast overlooking one of the most photographed lighthouses in the world. Travel the South Shore and on to the UNESCO World Heritage Town of Lunenburg, renowned for her fleets of Grand Banks’ fishing schooners. Take a walking tour to fully experience one of the most remarkably preserved colonial settlements in the New World, and visit the Fisheries Museum of the Atlantic to learn about the town’s famous seafaring heritage. (Breakfast is included today)

Day 3 Halifax to Charlottetown, PEI
Learn about the Mi'kmaq people at Millbrook Cultural & Heritage Centre before crossing Confederation Bridge, the world’s longest continuous multi-span bridge, to Prince Edward Island. Check into your Charlottetown accommodations for a two-night stay and enjoy a theatre performance by professional Canadian actors at the Confederation Centre of the Arts (a substitution may be necessary due to the theatre schedule). (Breakfast is included today)

Day 4 Prince Edward Island Touring
Enjoy a free morning in Charlottetown, Canada birthplace, or join a complimentary walking tour of the city. This afternoon, tour the scenic North Shore of the island. Drive by red cliffs, white beaches, gently sloping sand dunes and green fields of Prince Edward Island National Park and visit Anne of Green Gables Heritage Place, the alluring inspiration of Lucy Maud Montgomery’s classic books. Experience true Maritime hospitality this evening at a traditional hall-style lobster supper. (Breakfast & dinner are included today)

Day 5 Charlottetown, PEI to Baddeck, NS
Ferry over the Northumberland Strait back to Nova Scotia and proceed to Cape Breton Island, the Scotland of North America, via the Canso Causeway. Visit Alexander Graham Bell National Historic Site in Baddeck to learn of the many accomplishments of this genius who made his home on the island before checking into your accommodations on the Bras d’Or Lake where you will spend the next two nights. (Breakfast & dinner are included today)

Day 6 Cabot Trail Touring
Experience one of the most stunningly picturesque drives in North America today as you tour the Cabot Trail which winds around the rocky splendor of Cape Breton’s northern shore, ascending to the incredible plateaus of Cape Breton Highlands National Park. Look-offs offer unforgettable vistas of Cape Breton’s rugged coastline so be sure to have your camera on hand. Your day is complemented by a Whale Watching Boat Tour. (Breakfast, boxed lunch & dinner are included today)

Day 7 Baddeck to Halifax
Fortress of Louisbourg National Historic Site awaits today and words cannot do justice to this reconstruction depicting one fifth of the settlement of 1744 New France. Roam the streets and chat with authentically costumed guides. Proceed along the shore of the Bras d’Or Lake to the mainland, and back to Halifax for one last night in the Maritimes. (Breakfast is included today)

Day 8 Depart Halifax
Arrangements end upon check out from your hotel. (Continental breakfast is included today)

Highlights Include:

  • 7 nights’ accommodation
  • 11 meals including a lobster dinner
  • Meet & Greet
  • Peggy’s Cove
  • Lunenburg – a UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Fisheries Museum of the Atlantic
  • Millbrook Cultural & Heritage Centre
  • Confederation Bridge to Prince Edward Island
  • Anne of Green Gables Heritage Place
  • Prince Edward Island National Park
  • Ferry from Prince Edward Island to Nova Scotia
  • Alexander Graham Bell National Historic Site
  • Cape Breton Highlands National Park
  • Whale Watching Boat Tour
  • Fortress of Louisbourg National Historic Site

Hotels

Atlantica Hotel & Marina Oak Island

Oak Island

Cambridge Suites

Halifax

Inverary Resort

Baddeck

Rodd Charlottettetown

Charlottetown

Departure dates

Departing from Halifax: Sunday Jun 21 & 28 Jul 12, 19 & 26 Aug 2, 16 & 30 Sept 13 & 20 Oct 11 & 18

Please note: Jun 7 & Aug 9 is Bilingual English/German tour departures

Pricing

All pricing is in United States of America USD$

TWIN SINGLE TRIPLE CHILD

07 Jun - 18 Oct, 2020

$2,223

$2,844

$2,033

$1,112

Prices are per person and include all taxes.

Child age 12 yrs & under

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