• Duration
  • 9 Days
  • Activity Level
  • Moderate
  • Group Size
  • 45

Canadian Maritimes

Discover the stunning beauty, sprawling landscapes, and charming people of the Canadian provinces of Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, and Prince Edward Island. A rich fishing history and strong maritime traditions allow these communities the ability to trace their heritage back to European colonists of 1605.

Highlights

  • Spend 9 days discovering the maritime history of Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, and Prince Edward Island.
  • Enjoy Nova Scotia's beautiful capital, Halifax, during a panoramic city tour including visits to the Citadel National Historic Site and Fairview Cemetery, the final resting place for 150 victims of the Titanic.
  • During a tour of the South Shore, explore the stunning landscape of the charming fishing village, Peggy's Cove. Continue on to picturesque Lunenburg—one of only two towns in North America designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
  • Stop at the national historic site of Grand-Pré, which commemorates the area as the center of French Acadian settlement from 1682 to 1755.
  • Learn about Digby's famous scallops and why this area has been dubbed the scallop capital of the world.
  • Delight in a tour and tasting at Planters Ridge Winery.
  • Experience a traditional lobster supper and learn about local fishing traditions.
  • Set out on a panoramic tour of charming Saint John.
  • See the Bay of Fundy, which features geological treasures like fossils and minerals, and has the highest tidal range in the world.
  • Spot for whales during a nature cruise to Campobello Island.
  • Experience Tea with Eleanor on Campobello Island—the beloved summer home of Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt—and learn how the Roosevelts impacted this quaint area.
  • Visit the Anne of Green Gables Heritage House on Prince Edward Island, and explore the capital, Charlottetown.
  • What's Included: 8 nights accommodations; a welcome reception, 8 breakfasts, 3 lunches, and 4 dinners; all activities detailed in the 9-day itinerary; admission to all locations listed on the itinerary; private motor coach transportation; ferry transportation fees; full guiding services of an Orbridge Travel Director and local guides; all gratuities; and airport transfers for guests arriving and departing during the suggested times.