Departure from Toronto to Halifax. Upon afternoon arrival we are transferred to our hotel for dinner and overnight.
Today we take a city tour of Halifax, which includes historic sites in and around the city. Later we travel the rugged south shore of Nova Scotia to the well-known town of Peggy's Cove and the most photographed lighthouse in Canada. We then visit UNESCO World Heritage Site of Lunenburg, one of Nova Scotia's most historic towns and home of the famed fishing schooner Bluenose II. Here we learn the history of commercial fishing in Atlantic Canada. Return to Halifax for dinner and overnight.
Sydney - Cape Breton Island
After breakfast we travel along a scenic route to Sydney, Nova Scotia, a harbour town located on Cape Breton Island. We visit the Fortress of Louisbourg National Historic Site and experience what life was like in the bustling French fortified town in 1744. Dinner and overnight in North Sidney.
Today we experience the picturesque and renowned Cabot Trail. First we spend time at the Alexander Graham Bell National Historic Site overlooking the Bras d'Or Lakes, showcasing the life of Alexander Graham Bell. We then drive to the Cape Breton Highlands continuing along the famous Cabot Trail, the 298 km highway rewarding travellers with spectacular valley and coastal sceneries all along the way. Return to North Sydney for some free time, dinner and overnight.
Prince Edward Island
This morning we travel to picturesque Prince Edward Island. We take a ferry before arriving in Charlottetown, the capital of PEI. Some free time, dinner and overnight.
After breakfast our city tour highlights some of the historical buildings including St. Dunstan's Basilica and The Province House National Historic Site, where the Charlottetown Conference was held in 1864. We then explore some of Prince Edward Island's treasures, including and the Green Gables Heritage Place, where you can walk through the memory-filled rooms of the beloved fictional character, Anne of Green Gables. Return to our hotel for dinner and overnight.
Fundy National Park - Moncton, Return from Moncton
This morning we cross to the mainland on the Confederation Bridge, the curved, 12.9 km long bridge opened in 1997. We travel through the Fundy National Park to the incredible Hopewell Rocks, home of the Flowerpots, peculiar rock formations that are forested islands at high tide and resemble flowerpots at low tide. Continue to Moncton to see over 32 large scale contemporary murals in and around the heart of the city. Transfer to the airport in Moncton for our flight back to Toronto. Evening arrival.
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COST $2999.00 from Toronto INCLUDES:
air transportation from Toronto (unless specified otherwise), airport taxes and surcharges,
hotel accommodation - first class or superior tourist class based on double occupancy
Bus transportation by modern tourist couch
Tours and entrance fee as per the itinerary
Tips to bus driver
Breakfast and dinners as per the itinerary
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INSURANCE COST: 3000ON
Age/Type of insurance All inclusive Non-med/cancellation
Up to 59 $211.68 $185.76
60 - 64 $245.38 $206.50
65 - 69 $326.81 $237.76
70 - 74 $430.54 $276.32
75 - 79 $642.60 $486.00
80 - 84 $815.40 $617.76
**THE ITINERARY IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE AND MAY VARY IN THE ORDER YOU VISIT**