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Memorable Maritimes Tour

Tour Description

Duration

Date

Price per Adult

Start Building

Inclusions

  • 12 nights in standard accommodations
  • Sightseeing Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, and PEI
  • Provincial taxes and federal GST and/or HST
  • Customized routing maps and overnight destination descriptions
  • Admission to Hopewell Rocks & Self-Guided Tour

Top Sites

  • Halifax
  • Western Shore
  • Kejimkujik National Park
  • Digby
  • Bay of Fundy
  • Saint John
  • Hopewell Rocks Provincial Park
  • Moncton
  • Charlottetown
  • Cape Breton Island
  • Baddeck
  • Margaree Valley
  • Cabot Trail

Accommodation

  • Halifax: Cambridge Suites or Hampton Inn by Hilton
  • Western Shore: Oak Island Resort and Conference Centre
  • Digby: Coastal Inn or Digby Pines Golf Resort & Spa
  • Saint John: Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton or Delta Hotels by Marriott
  • Moncton: Amsterdam Inn & Suites or Travelodge Suites
  • Charlottetown: Charlottetown Inn & Conference Centre or Rodd Royalty
  • Baddeck: Ceilidh Country Lodge or Trailsman Lodge

Postcard Views

Suggested Itinerary

Welcome to Halifax! Arrive at the Halifax International Airport and transfer independently to your downtown hotel. You received will have all the information needed for your journey. Remainder of the day is at leisure for exploring this bustling oceanside city. Check into your Halifax hotel anytime after 16:00 (4pm).

(additional charge)

Upgrade your accommodations to include superior rooms at current hotels or rooms at higher star rated hotels.
Halifax is located on one of the world’s largest natural harbours and bears all the hallmarks of both a modern and historic city. You can discover its proud maritime heritage in the many museums and along the waterfront area, which includes the restored Historic Properties. Independently visit the Citadel that has guarded the city since the 18th-century, the Public Gardens or perhaps sail on a harbour cruise aboard the Bluenose II.

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Drive along the Lighthouse Route to the fishing community of Peggy’s Cove. This picturesque fishing village is surrounded by bare granite and coastal barrens with trails leading to its famous lighthouse. Continue along the coast and perhaps stop in the port of Lunenburg for a visit to the renowned Fisheries Museum of the Atlantic before arriving in Western Shore. Check into your Western Shore hotel anytime after 16:00 (4pm).

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A day at leisure to enjoy the facilities of your hotel, or independently pay a visit to the Oak Island Municipal museum and learn how this small island is rumoured to have been a site of buried treasures for centuries.

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Take the scenic, cross-country drive linking the rocky south shore with the lush Annapolis Valley. Relish the amazing views as you traverse extensive woodlands dotted with lakes. Perhaps take some time to explore the wilderness of Kejimkujik National Park along the centuries-old Mi’kmaq canoe routes or follow the hiking trails into its forested heartland. Travel along the Annapolis Basin, boasting relics of Anglo-French colonial rivalry. Check into your Digby hotel anytime after 16:00 (4pm).

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Enjoy a ferry ride across the Bay of Fundy to Saint John, famous for having the world’s largest tides. Arriving in In Saint John, check into your hotel and take the day to explore the downtown area. A vibrant, visitor friendly culture reverberates around this small town. Restaurant patios offer beautiful views and fresh ocean breezes to spend the day relaxing. Check into your Saint John hotel anytime after 16:00 (4pm).

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A second day at leisure in St. John to perhaps visit one of the many small museums and galleries in town, or take a trip to the famous Reversing Falls – a trick of the tide that seems to reverse the water’s current. Or perhaps take a scenic drive to Fredericton to visit the King’s Landing Historical Settlement – a role-playing historic community depicting everyday life in 19th century.

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Today you can explore popular covered bridges enroute to Fundy National Park. Discover Hopewell Rocks Provincial Park Marvel at the most dramatic tides in the world, revealing the sea floor and towers of naturally carved stone on your self-guided tour. Afterwards, perhaps visit Shediac, the lobster capital of the world, where one can taste this delicacy at its best. Check into your Moncton hotel anytime after 16:00 (4pm).

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Before leaving Moncton we suggest a stop at the Magnetic Hill where you can put the car in neutral to experience the illusion of being pulled up hill by a ‘magnetic force.’ The Northumberland coast of New Brunswick has a rich British and Acadian heritage — it’s yours to discover today if you choose to travel through the architectural gem of Dorchester and visit the French fort of Beausejour at the Nova Scotia provincial border. Near the base of the Confederation Bridge is the Cape Jourimain Nature Centre, a community-operated ecotourism and environmental education facility, open to the public displaying the cultural history and environmental diversity of the region. Cross to Prince Edward Island, Canada’s smallest province, over the Confederation Bridge and arrive in the charming city of Charlottetown. Check into your Charlottetown hotel anytime after 16:00 (4pm).

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Today’s journey takes you past Orwell Corner Historic Site to board the ferry across the Northumberland Strait to Nova Scotia. Drive through tranquil scenery and small communities that continue to celebrate Nova Scotia’s Scottish, Indian and Acadian identities. Continue into Cape Breton Island through the magnificent highland scenery that surrounds Bras d’Or Lake, and drive to the delightful resort community of Baddeck. A fascinating local museum is dedicated to the life and works of Alexander Graham Bell, the inventor of the telephone. Check into your Baddeck hotel anytime after 16:00 (4pm).

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A scenic highlight of this trip is to drive the Cabot Trail into the highlands of northern Cape Breton. The trail runs past lochs and glens settled by Scottish Highlanders and along scenic coastlines settled by Acadians. You will meander through the rugged Cape Breton Highlands National Park enjoying stunning views of sea-swept headlands, steep cliffs and tranquil beaches. Hiking trails lead into the interior of the park where stunning vistas appear at each turn. Return to Baddeck through the lush Margaree Valley.

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A day of leisurely travel across the heart of Nova Scotia. Perhaps stop for lunch in either the small town of Truro or Antigonish for a taste of peaceful Maritimes life. Continue on to the port city of Halifax, renowned for its long and fascinating history and great importance to the East Coast. Check into your Halifax hotel anytime after 16:00 (4pm).

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Its time to pack up your belongings and check out of your accommodations by 11am. Don’t forget to search your room for any left-over belongings; its a long way to return to pick up any forgotten items! If you haven’t done so already, be sure to charge your devices, view the road reports and check in for your flight. Depending on the airport you are leaving out of, be sure to give yourself enough time to get arrive and grab a snack before you depart.
You never know when and where you are going to be delayed. Leave earlier than anticipated and be sure to bring a good book to keep you preoccupied.

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If you are looking to enjoy Nova Scotia for another day or ten, we have access to accommodations and activities in various town across the island.

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Price Details

Prices are per person, based on double occupancy (assuming 2 adults in the room)

The inclusions are listed above.

Our prices include hotel taxes and GST!

What else you Might need

Below is a list of common things you might need to purchase for your tour at an extra cost. (not included)

  • National Park Entry Fees
  • Meals & Gratuity
  • Transportation / Flights / Ferry
  • Parking Fees / Tolls
  • Travel Insurance

Cancellation Terms

We understand that plans can change. The cancelation policy for this tour is a 85% refund 15-29 days prior to arrival, 5-14 days prior receives 75% refund, 0-4 days no longer qualifies for a refund. See our full Terms & Conditions page for details.

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Something Not Perfect?

That’s ok. We can customize any part of this tour so that it suits you perfectly.

Leisure

Leisure activities are the least physically demanding and are accessible to almost everyone. You should be able to stand and walk in short bursts. Examples: Sightseeing, nature walks, golfing, food tours. 

Active

A step up from easy. For those looking to do something more exciting and get their heart rate elevated. Examples: Skiing, hiking, canoeing, skating. 

Challenging

Difficult yet rewarding activities. You should be in great physical shape to participate in these activities. Examples: Rock climbing, heli-skiing, whitewater rafting, diving.