About this Tour

For those who want the best of the Maritimes this is the tour for you. So sit back, relax, and enjoy your 12 day fly and coach tour of the beautiful Atlantic and Eastern Canada.

Activity Level

These are busy tours that feature a lot of moving around. Walking tours of cities are leisurely but you should be prepared to be on your feet for several hours. May include walking on uneven surfaces and steps, including boarding the coach.

What's Included

  • Welcome Dinner
  • Hopewell Rocks
  • St. Andrews By-The-Sea
  • Whale Watching Tour
  • Fort Louisbourg
  • Lunenburg, UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Ministers Island
  • Magnetic Hill
  • Confederation Bridge
  • Anne of Green Gables House
  • Traditional PEI Lobster Dinner
  • Ferry Crossing
  • Cape Breton’s Miners Museum
  • The Cabot Trail
  • Alexander Graham Bell Museum
  • Maritime Museum & Grave Sites
  • Peggy’s Cove
  • Tours of Halifax, Charlottetown and PEI & Saint John
  • Farewell Dinner
  • All Breakfasts, 1 picnic, 5 dinners

Dates & Pricing

August 15, 2019 – August 26, 2019 Space Available
September 02, 2019 – September 13, 2019 Space Available

Weather Varies

We wish we could control the weather, but on the day this tour begins you can expect temperatures (°C) within this range:

Halifax & Charlottetown

Highs23
Lows14

Itinerary

For those who want the best of the Maritimes this is the tour for you. So sit back, relax, and enjoy your 12 day fly and coach tour of the beautiful Atlantic and Eastern Canada.

Day 1 – Home Cities to Halifax, NS

Fly from home to Halifax and transfer to hotel. (Airfare not included in tour)

Day 2 – Halifax, NS

This morning our city tour of historic Halifax includes a visit to the gravesites of some of the passengers on the ill-fated Titanic.

After lunch we visit the Maritime Museum and then on to the most photographed village in Canada, Peggy’s Cove.  Your dinner this evening will be included.

Day 3 – Halifax, NS

Today we visit a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Lunenburg.  Enjoy their historic architecture, working waterfront and many other attractions.  Later in the day you will have some free time to do some of your own exploring in Halifax.  Tonight, join our fellow travelers, Tour Director and Bus Driver for a Welcome Dinner.

Day 4 – Halifax to Sydney

Enroute to Sydney we will through Nova Scotia north to scenic Cape Breton Island.

Day 5 – Sydney to Fort Louisbourg and Return

A historic day trip to Fort Louisbourg. On the way back to Sydney, we will be visiting Cape Breton’s Miners Museum, home of the famous choir of miners “The Men of the Deeps”. There is a museum explaining the history of mining in Nova Scotia and you can then take a stroll through their historic village. There will be time for you to do the Optional Mine Tour at your own expense.

Day 6 – The Cabot Trail

Today we travel the breathtaking Cabot Trail, the most photographed and scenic highway in Canada. There will be lots of photo stops along the way. We will also visit the Alexander Graham Bell Museum. A picnic lunch will be included today.

Day 7 – Sydney to Charlottetown, PEI

Today we take a ferry across Northumberland Strait to PEI where our home for the next couple of nights will be Charlottetown.

Day 8 – Charlottetown

A local guide will show us around Prince Edward Island including a tour of Charlottetown. Of course, not tour of PEI would be complete without a visit to the Anne of Green Gables House. For dinner tonight, enjoy a traditional PEI Lobster Dinner (beef or ham is available if you are not a seafood lover).

Day 9 – Charlottetown to Saint John, NB

On our way to Saint John, we cross the 13-km long Confederation Bridge. We will stop at Hopewell Rocks and Magnetic Hill in Moncton, where vehicles appear to roll uphill!

Day 10 – Saint John to St. Andrews By-The-Sea and Return

This morning we will go to St. Andrews By-The-Sea. St. Andrews is a treasure trove of beautiful architecture, unparalleled scenery and rich marine life. While here we will have a spectacular tour of Whale Watching with Tall Ship adventures from the historic port of St. Andrews, Canada’s oldest seaside resort town. We will also visit Ministers Island. Your dinner will be included this evening.

Day 11 – Saint John

This morning we will have a city tour and then visit the unusual Reversing Falls. This evening join your friends, your Tour Director and Coach Driver for a Farewell Dinner.

Day 12 – Saint John to Home Cities

Transfer to the airport for your flights home.

What you will experience on this tour

For those who want the best of the Maritimes this is the tour for you. So sit back, relax, and enjoy your 12 day fly and coach tour of the beautiful Atlantic and Eastern Canada.

City Tours of Saint John, Halifax, and Charlottetown

Enjoy the stories of those that helped shape the nation by immersing yourself in the rich maritime history these capital cities have to offer.

Lunenburg, UNESCO World Heritage Site

Lunenburg is known for its unique architecture, picturesque waterfront, and long, proud seafaring history.

Rita MacNeil's Tea Room

Enjoy afternoon tea in what used to be Canadian singer/ song writer, Rita MacNeil’s house.

Fort Louisbourg

Step back in time and explore the colonial history of Nova Scotia.

Cape Breton's Miners Museum

Pay tribute to the regions rich history of coal mining while hearing the stories of the miners and their families who helped build the nation.

The Cabot Trail

This scenic coastal highway is one of the most photographed highways in Canada. With views so spectacular even the most amateur photographers can’t take a bad picture.

Alexander Graham Bell Museum

Step into the life of the man who invented the telephone, Alexander Graham Bell.

Ferry Crosssing

With the sea breeze in your hair and Nova Scotia to your back, enjoy this scenic ferry crossing as we make our way to PEI.

Anne of Green Gables House

As the setting of the popular novel “Anne of Green Gables”, the Green Gables Heritage place is one of the most notable literary landmarks in Canada.

Traditional Lobster Dinner

Prepare your taste buds. You can’t say you’ve been to Prince Edward Island unless you have tried their famous lobster dinner.

Confederation Bridge

Considered one at the top engineering achievement of the 20th Century, the Confederation Bridge connects Prince Edward Island with New Brunswick.

Hopewell Rocks

Home to the highest tides in the world, you will walk along the ocean floor, marvel at formations carved by tide and time, and explore caverns, all before the tides claim them for their own.

Magnetic Hill

Don’t let your eyes fool you, down is not up! This natural phenomenon needs to be seen to be believed.

St. Andrews By-The-Sea

From beautiful architecture to rich marine life, you will fall in love with this historic town and its turn-of-the-century charm.

Whale Watching

It’s a blow hole, it’s a fish, no, it’s a whale! Climb aboard New Brunswick’s most beautiful Tall Sip and keep your eyes peeled as we cruise the infamous Bay of Fundy.

Ministers Island

We will drive across the ocean floor to explore this enchanting island.

Farewell Dinner

Goodbyes are bittersweet. Make one last memory with your new friends by enjoying a meal and reflecting on the memories you made along the way.

Dates & Pricing

For those who want the best of the Maritimes this is the tour for you. So sit back, relax, and enjoy your 12 day fly and coach tour of the beautiful Atlantic and Eastern Canada.

*The August 15th Maritimes Fly Coach is combinable with the August 5 - 15, 2019 Newfoundland Tour!

August 15, 2019 – August 26, 2019 Space Available
September 02, 2019 – September 13, 2019 Space Available


Canadian Dollars

$3,299 Double Occupancy

Triple $3,199
Quad  $3,149
Single $4,329

*All prices are person and land only

Not Included in price:

  • Taxes and fees
  • Airfare

 


U.S. Dollars

$2,619 Double Occupancy

Triple $2,545
Quad  $2,504
Single $3,829

*All prices are person and land only

Not Included in price:

  • Taxes and fees
  • Airfare

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