Maritimes Coastal Wonders featuring the Cabot Trail

From the nautical beauty of Peggy's Cove to the rugged splendor of the Cabot Trail, the Maritimes will enchant you. Choose how you explore Lunenburg - at the Fisheries Museum of the Atlantic or on a locally guided walking tour. Undertake a competition to cook the best mussels. Visit the Anne of Green Gables Museum and learn about potato farming. See the 4-story high Hopewell Rocks. Savor a traditional Maritimes lobster feast and learn how to eat lobster like a local. Don't miss the rugged beaches, picturesque fishing villages, and rich seafaring history of the amazing Canadian Maritimes.

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Tour Operator
Collette
Offer
Offer valid through 9/30/2020
Duration
11 Days
DayDestinationDescription
Day 1HalifaxHalifax, Nova Scotia - Tour Begins: Explore the picture-perfect region known as Canada's Maritimes. Venture along its rugged and pristine beauty, all while getting to know its fun-loving Acadian and Gaelic culture.
Day 2HalifaxHalifax - Peggy's Cove - Halifax: Stunning landscapes await. Head to one of the most picturesque spots in all of Canada - Peggy's Cove. Set along the Atlantic coast, the cove is home to a historic lighthouse that offers incredible views of the surrounding area. Continue to Halifax, exploring its charming downtown on a tour highlighting the waterfront, Public Gardens, Spring Garden Road, and the famous Citadel.
Day 3HalifaxHalifax - Mahone Bay - Lunenburg - Halifax: Experience the small fishing village of Mahone Bay before traveling along the beautiful Lighthouse Route towards Lunenburg. Choose how you explore this town because it's your choice! Delve into the local heritage at the Fisheries Museum of the Atlantic -OR- embark on a locally guided walking tour to discover Lunenburg's unique architecture. End your day back in Halifax for an evening on your own.
Day 4HalifaxHalifax - Cape Breton Island - Baddeck: Start your morning at the Millbrook Cultural and Heritage Centre to learn about the Mi'kmaq lineage and Glooscap legends. Travel the Canso Causeway on the way to stunning Cape Breton Island. You'll spend time at the Gaelic College, where you'll see a brief kilt-making demonstration and learn a few handy Gaelic phrases. Join in the fun of a 'milling frolic,' singing a Gaelic song and tapping to the rhythm. This evening, enjoy a dinner of local flavors and musical entertainment.
Day 5BaddeckBaddeck - Cabot Trail - Baddeck: Set off to explore the Cabot Trail. Fall in love with its rugged terrain and spectacular views of the Atlantic Ocean. Visit the famed St. Peter's Church in Cheticamp. Enjoy a picnic lunch in Cape Breton Highlands National Park. Take in the quaint charms of nearby fishing communities along the coast, including the lovely Neil's Harbour.
Day 6BaddeckBaddeck - Prince Edward Island: Explore the amazing range of inventions on display at the Alexander Graham Bell Museum. Afterward, take a short ferry ride to Prince Edward Island, the 'Land Cradled on the Waves.' Tonight, roll up your sleeves and get ready for the ultimate island culinary experience in Charlottetown. Attend culinary 'boot camp' where you'll compete for bragging rights to determine who cooks the best PEI mussels.
Day 7Prince Edward IslandPrince Edward Island: Get to know the rolling landscapes of Prince Edward Island, the backdrop of the acclaimed novel, Anne of Green Gables. Arrive in Cavendish and view Prince Edward Island National Park's pristine beaches. Visit the Anne of Green Gables Museum to learn the craft of potato farming from a farmer, with a first-hand lesson on the island's leading agricultural industry. Return to Charlottetown with time to explore this fascinating city on your own.
Day 8Prince Edward IslandPrince Edward Island - Saint John, New Brunswick: Leave Prince Edward Island behind as you cross the Confederation Bridge. Travel along the shoreline to the amazing Hopewell Rocks.* A New Brunswick icon, these flowerpot-shaped rocks were carved by the Fundy tides and rise 4-stories high at low tide, only to disappear into tiny islands after the tide rolls back in. Continue to the city of Saint John where you'll enjoy a 2-night stay in the bustling waterfront area.
Day 9Saint JohnSaint John: Greet the awe-inspiring Fundy Trail early this morning. Stop along the way to take in an endless stretch of breathtaking vistas. Sample authentic Maritimes dulse (seaweed) and fiddleheads, accompanied by traditional fiddle music. At a world-famous restaurant near the Bay of Fundy's beach, savor a traditional Maritimes lobster feast as an expert teaches you how to crack and eat lobster like a local. On your way back, gaze out your window at St. Martin's covered bridges.
Day 10Saint JohnSaint John - Halifax, Nova Scotia: Onboard a ferry for Nova Scotia, make a stop at the Grand-Pre National Historic Site. Uncover the complex history of the Acadian people, proud descendants of the indigenous populace of the region. Continue on to Halifax and enjoy time for yourself before a farewell dinner, toasting to the end of your Maritimes journey.
Day 11HalifaxHalifax - Tour Ends: Today you depart the Maritimes, taking home countless memories of this coastal wonderland.
Dates/Pricing

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DatePrice / DescriptionQuote
06/06/2021$2,999.00* (USD) / Land OnlyQuote
06/20/2021$2,999.00* (USD) / Land OnlyQuote
07/11/2021$2,999.00* (USD) / Land OnlyQuote
07/18/2021$2,999.00* (USD) / Land OnlyQuote
07/25/2021$2,999.00* (USD) / Land OnlyQuote
08/01/2021$2,999.00* (USD) / Land OnlyQuote
08/08/2021$2,999.00* (USD) / Land OnlyQuote
08/15/2021$3,399.00* (USD) / Land OnlyQuote
08/22/2021$3,399.00* (USD) / Land OnlyQuote
09/05/2021$2,999.00* (USD) / Land OnlyQuote
09/07/2021$2,999.00* (USD) / Land OnlyQuote
09/12/2021$2,999.00* (USD) / Land OnlyQuote
09/19/2021$2,999.00* (USD) / Land OnlyQuote
09/26/2021$2,999.00* (USD) / Land OnlyQuote
10/03/2021$2,999.00* (USD) / Land OnlyQuote
Lodging
Westin Nova Scotian Halifax, Canada
Rodd Charlottetown Charlottetown, Canada
Inverary Inn Resort Baddeck, Canada
Hilton Saint John Saint John, Canada
Hotel Halifax Halifax, Canada
The Holman Grand Hotel Charlottetown , Canada
Disclaimer
* NOTE:Tour prices are land only rates based on per person, double occupancy. Some dates may feature various changes in hotels, sightseeing and inclusions. Please confirm your specific itinerary at the time of booking. Government taxes and fees are additional. Land rates are guaranteed at time of deposit. Certain taxes and fees are to be paid upon exiting the country in local currencies.
Airfare is additional and is available through Collette Vacations.

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  • Maritimes Coastal Wonders featuring the Cabot Trail

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    From the nautical beauty of Peggy's Cove to the rugged splendor of the Cabot Trail, the Maritimes will enchant you. Choose how you explore Lunenburg - at the Fisheries Museum of the Atlantic or on a locally guided walking tour.

 
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