Landscapes of the Canadian Maritimes (Summer 2017)

About Halifax, Nova Scotia


Highlights


ADDITIONAL INCLUDED HIGHLIGHTS

  • Prince Edward Island: Cross one of the longest bridges in the world, the 9-mile-long Confederation Bridge. Take a ferry across the Northumberland Strait to Nova Scotia.
  • Halifax: Discover its highlights on a morning sightseeing tour; Visit the picturesque village of Peggy's Cove.
  • Scenic Drives: The Cabot Trail.

AUTHENTIC REGIONAL FLAVOURS

  • Halifax: Enjoy a special Highlight Dinner at one of the city's best local restaurants, The Restaurant at Five Fishermen.
  • Shediac Bay: Enjoy a fisherman's lobster feast, washed down with a cold beverage, as you cruise the waters of the bay, taking in the scenery and warm Acadian hospitality.
  • Digby: Meet Chef Dale Nichols for a culinary demonstration par excellence featuring Digby's famous scallops.
  • Digby: Celebrate the conclusion of your maritimes adventures at a Celebration Dinner with newfound friends.
  • 1 Welcome Dinner (WD), 11 Full Breakfasts (FB), 1 Highlight Lunch (HL), 1 Lunch (L), 1 Highlight Dinner (HD), 1 Signature Evening (SE) 3 Dinners (D) and 1 Celebration Dinner (CD)

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCES

  • Lunenburg: At the Fisheries Museum of the Atlantic, meet a retired fisherman who will regale you with tales of the sea and the fishing industry.
  • Halifax: Join a Local Expert for an exploration of this eclectic port city and the Fisheries Museum of the Atlantic.
  • Halifax: Wander the Citadel's corridors and learn about the fortress' history and Halifax's involvement in major wars.
  • Truro: Discover Mi'kmaq heritage and Glooscap legends, gaze upon the giant statue of Glooscap and meet aboriginal interpreters for a guided tour of the stunning displays.
  • Baddeck: Learn about the tradition of fabric milling and see a kilt making demonstration.
  • Cape Breton: Attend an evening of traditional music and song.
  • Baddeck: Partake in a unique 'white glove' visit at the Alexander Graham Bell National Historic site where you'll have the opportunity to hold some of Bell's most treasured items in your very own hands.
  • Cavendish: Explore the National Park and visit the Green Gables farm house that inspired the beloved children's classic Anne of Green Gables.
  • Bay of Fundy: Embark on a whale watching cruise to potentially spot rare species of whale and learn about these majestic sea mammals.

STAY AT THE BEST ADDRESSES

  • Halifax: The Prince George offers luxury and Four Diamond service in the heart of Halifax.
  • Cape Breton: Here, waterfront resort facilities with an 1850 hotel meet Cape Breton's warm hospitality at The Inverary Resort.
  • Charlottetown: The Delta Prince Edward is Charlottetown's only waterfront hotel, just steps away from charming stores and restaurants.
  • Saint John: The Hilton Saint John offers a prime location on the harbourfront of New Brunswick's biggest city.
  • Digby: Overlooking the Bay of Fundy, Digby Pines Golf Resort and Spa is the perfect location for exciting activities or the utmost in relaxation.
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