About this Tour

This is the eleventh season we have offered this in depth tour to Canada's 10th province. For many Canadians this is the final province to finish their bucket list of seeing all ten. Is this the year you finish your bucket list? What are you waiting for....
 

Activity Level

Very little physical activity is involved other than boarding the coach, city walks and short walks to dinners and sites of interest, some of which are large and may have uneven surfaces and steps.

What's Included

  • Gros Morne National Park
  • Viking Dinner & Show
  • Anchors Aweigh Band
  • Lobster Cove Head Lighthouse
  • L’Anse aux Meadows National Historic Site                       
  • The North Atlantic Aviation Museum
  • Cape Bonavista Lighthouse Provincial Historic Site
  • Ryan Premises
  • Signal Hill National Historic Site
  • Prime Berth Historic Fishing Village
  • Witless Bay Ecological Reserve Whale & Puffin Tour
  • Cape Spear National Historic Site
  • Silent Witness Memorial
  • Three Dinners
  • All Breakfasts
  • Screech In & Mug up

All Newfoundland and Labrador photo credits COURTESY NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR TOURISM.

Dates & Pricing

June 20, 2020 – June 30, 2020 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:

Newfoundland

Highs22
Lows11

Itinerary

This is the eleventh season we have offered this in depth tour to Canada's 10th province. For many Canadians this is the final province to finish their bucket list of seeing all ten. Is this the year you finish your bucket list? What are you waiting for....

Our 2019 tours sold out in record time, book early for 2020!

Day 1 – Home Cities to Deer Lake

Depart home for Deer Lake and transfer to your hotel for your overnight stay.

Day 2 – Deer Lake to Plum Point

Depart for Gros Morne National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, where we will visit the Discovery Centre and Broom Point. We will then take a water taxi from Woody Point to Norris Point. Then onto Lobster Cove Head Lighthouse with a great view of Bonne Bay and the surrounding mountains. Finally we will head north for our home tonight, Plum Point. This evening we partake in a Newfoundland "Mug up"

Day 3 – Plum Point to St. Anthony

Depart Plum Point for L'Anse aux Meadows National Historic Site. This was home of Lief the Lucky and the Viking people who settled here. You will be able to tour the reconstructed sod huts as animators recreate daily life at the site. In St. Anthony one stop will be at the Grenfell home and the Charles S. Curtis Memorial Hospital to see the Jordi Bonet Murals. The murals tell the story of the Grenfell Mission named for famous medical missionary Sir Wilfred Grenfell. Dinner tonight will be a Viking Feast in a replica of Lief the Lucky's home.

Day 4 – St. Anthony to L'Anse-au-Clair

Today we will depart for St. Barbe and take the ferry through Iceberg Alley. You may have the opportunity to marvel at the sight of majestic icebergs and breaching whales. Arrive Red Bay National Historic Site, World Whaling Capital, A.D. 1550-1600. At the Visitor Centre, experienced guides will interpret the Basque whaling activity in the area during the 16th century. A Point Armour Lighthouse Provincial Historic Site, if you're up to the challenge, climb the 122 steps to the top of this castle-like structure, the tallest lighthouse in Atlantic Canada.

Day 5 – L'Anse-au-Clair to Rocky Harbour

Depart Labrador via ferry. Our first stop is The Arches Provincial Park where caves carved by undersea wave action have been thrust above the surface over the eons. Tonight, relax and be prepared to tap your toes when we see the popular local band Anchors Aweigh, they will be playing local Newfoundland & Labrador Music.

Day 6 – Rocky Harbour to Gander

We will depart this morning for Grand Falls-Windsor, where we will visit the Salmonid Interpretation Centre, a fabulous place to watch Atlantic salmon as they migrate to their spawning grounds. Then on to Gander, often called the “Crossroads of the World,” it has been an aviation town since the 1930s. We will visit the Atlantic Aviation Museum that tells the story.

Day 7 – Gander to Clarenville

At Boyd’s Cove visit the Beothuk Interpretation Centre and learn more about the Beothuks. In Twillingate we will visit the Prime Berth Historic Fishing Village where we will learn the history and culture of the area by visiting the Living History Museum, and then see the Long Point Lighthouse built in 1876. Depart Twillingate for the Clarenville area where we will overnight. En route visit Gambo, the birthplace of Joseph R. Smallwood, the first Premier of the province and one of the original “Fathers of Confederation”. Our stop includes Joey’s Lookout.

Day 8 – Clarenville

Today we will continue our journey to Trinity and Bonavista. First we visit the community of Trinity. Most of the old town is a national heritage district, and there are several provincial historic sites such as Hiscock House Provincial Historic Site. Lester Garland Premises Provincial Historic Site, Lester Garland House/Wessex Learning Centre and St. Paul’s Anglican Church are our other stops. While in Trinity we will stop by the Green Family Forge Blacksmith Museum, and the Trinity Museum and Archives as well as the Trinity Interpretation Centre. We go back into history to the voyage of John Cabot. He sailed from England to Newfoundland landing at Cape Bonavista in 1497. One of the “must-sees” is the Cape Bonavista Lighthouse Provincial Historic Site which has been restored to its original 1843 condition. Other stops on your tour include the monument to John Cabot located near the lighthouse, Ryan Premises National Historic Site – which includes the Bonavista Museum and the Dungeon Provincial Park, a collapsed sea cave. 

Day 9 – Clarenville to St. John's

Today we travel to St. John’s, the capital city of the province. On the way we will visit Heart’s Content Cable station. This afternoon we will take a tour of the city including Signal Hill National Historic Site, Government House, Anglican Cathedral and the Cape Spear National Historical Site.

Day 10 – St. John's

Depart St. John’s for the Witless Bay Ecological Reserve and take a boat tour to see the nesting seabirds, humpback whales and icebergs. Tonight, join all your friends for the WestWorld Tours farewell dinner.

Day 11 – St. John's to Home Cities

Today we will transfer you to the airport for your flight home.

What you will experience on this tour

This is the eleventh season we have offered this in depth tour to Canada's 10th province. For many Canadians this is the final province to finish their bucket list of seeing all ten. Is this the year you finish your bucket list? What are you waiting for....

Our 2019 tours sold out in record time, book early for 2020!

Viking Dinner Show

Theater and food are the heart of any culture, so to make sure you experience Viking culture at its best we will treat you to and authentic Viking meal with added entertainment.

Gros Morne National Park

Carved by colliding continents and relentless glaciers, the ancient landscape of Gros Morne is unlike any other.

Anchors Aweigh Band

Form overnight this local band and quickl become the "must see" music, storytelling and cultural show for Gros Morne National Park.

Lobster Cove Head Lighthouse

Learn about life as a lighthouse keeper and what life is like along the cost at this century old lighthouse. You may even spot a whale or two.

L'Anse aux Meadows National Historic Site

L’Anse aux Meadows is the only authenticated Norse site in North America and proof that Leif Erickson settled in Newfoundland and Labrador 

The North Atlantic Aviation Museum

Discover the history of North Atlantic aviation.

Cape Bonavista Lighthouse Provincial Historic Site

Being one of the few lighthouses in the world where you can still ascend the staircase of the stone tower makes this historic site a premier spot to see puffins, whales, and icebergs

Ryan Premises

Dive into the rich history of the Newfoundland cod fishery and the family that pioneered generations of success in the industry.

Signal Hill National Historic Site

Hear their stories of British and French soldiers battling relentlessly to gain control of this strategic location and climb to iconic Cabot Tower and be overcome by spectacular views of St. John’s.

Prime Berth Historic Fishing Village

The 6th ranked museum in Canada makes for an excellent place to take in the history of the area.

Witless Bay Ecological Reserve Whale & Puffin TOur

 Observe whales and puffins in their natural habitats

Silent Witness Memorial

This tranquil park pays tribute to those who lost their lives in the 1985 Arrow Air Crash.

All breakfasts & three dinners

We will help you start the day off right by providing all breakfasts on this tour. Also, to make sure you get taste of the local cuisine we include three dinners.

Screech In & Mug up

Screech in and Mug up, is a traditional welcome ceremony for newcomers to the island. We won’t give away too many details on this sacred ceremony as to not ruin the surprise, but it involves a fish and locally made rum (Screech).

Dates & Pricing

This is the eleventh season we have offered this in depth tour to Canada's 10th province. For many Canadians this is the final province to finish their bucket list of seeing all ten. Is this the year you finish your bucket list? What are you waiting for....

Our 2019 tours sold out in record time, book early for 2020!

June 20, 2020 – June 30, 2020 Space Available


Canadian Dollars

$2,899 Double Occupancy

Triple $2,799
Quad  $2,769
Single $3,669

*All prices per person and land only.

Not included in price:

  • Taxes and fees
  • Airfare


U.S. Dollars

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This is the eleventh season we have offered this in depth tour to Canada's 10th province. For many Canadians this is the final province to finish their bucket list of seeing all ten. Is this the year you finish your bucket list? What are you waiting for....

Our 2019 tours sold out in record time, book early for 2020!

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