Confederation Bridge, New Brunswick

Highland Dancers

Tattoo, Pipe Major and Bugler

Fundy Coast

Hopewell Rocks, New Brunswick

Peggy's Cove Lighthouse, Nova Scotia

Anne of Green Gables, PEI

PEI Country

Atlantic Maritimes

including the Royal Nova Scotia International Tattoo

DEPARTURE: Leave from any city | Join group in Halifax

Canada’s Maritime Provinces: The world’s highest tides, fresh salt air, sandy beaches, rocky coves, cosmopolitan cities, remote lighthouses, rich history, warm hospitality, rustic fishing villages, succulent seafood, unspoiled nature, varied activities, first-rate facilities and travel routes… all of this and more! Experience the Maritimes, one of the world’s most popular destinations, on this delightful tour of Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island. Top all this off with a performance of the Royal Nova Scotia International Tattoo and you have an unforgettable vacation!

  •  Preferred Date
  • 14 days |  June 20th, 2017
  • Canada East
  • Flight
  • Passport Not Required
1

Home Cities to Halifax

Tuesday. Your Exciting Holiday begins as you board your jet and fly to Halifax. You will be transferred to your hotel which is ideally located in the downtown core of this vibrant and cosmopolitan urban centre. Meet your fellow travellers this evening at a WELCOME RECEPTION.

2

Halifax to Moncton

Wednesday. Explore the BAY OF FUNDY and learn about the world’s highest tides as you meander the colourful coastline. Enroute explore the JOGGINS FOSSIL CLIFFS, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. See magnificently exposed layers of rock revealing the world’s most complete fossil record of life in the “Coal Age” of 300 million years ago. After crossing into New Brunswick, an
unforgettable culinary experience awaits aboard a lobster boat where you savour a delicious LOBSTER DINNER. Arrive in New Brunswick’s bilingual city of Moncton to check into your downtown hotel for the night. Meals Include: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

3

Moncton to Saint John

(2 nights) Thursday. Experience a true natural wonder this morning at HOPEWELL ROCKS on the Bay of Fundy coast. Marvel at these massive flower-pot shaped formations sculpted by the highest tides on the planet. Travel through FUNDY NATIONAL PARK on the southern New Brunswick coast to Canada’s first incorporated city, Saint John. Enjoy a CITY TOUR including the REVERSING FALLS where twice daily the Bay of Fundy tides force the Saint John River to reverse its flow. Check into your harbourfront hotel in the heart of Saint John for a two-night stay. Meals Include: Breakfast, Lunch.

4

Saint John Area

Friday. Enjoy a day trip to picturesque ST. ANDREWS BY-THE-SEA where the quaint charm of this coastal town is sure to captivate. After a WHALE WATCHING BOAT TOUR (weather permitting), the afternoon is yours to experience the friendly people, beautiful architecture, and rich marine life of this seaside gem at your own pace. Meals Include: Breakfast, Lunch.

5

Saint John to Digby

Saturday. FERRY back to Nova Scotia this morning. Arrive in Digby, the scallop capital of the world, where the fresh sea air and passionate Acadian culture combine to form an enchanting and historically rich town. Overnight at the Digby Pines Golf Resort & Spa overlooking the Annapolis Basin on the Bay of Fundy. Meals Include: Breakfast, Dinner.

5

Saint John to Digby

Saturday. FERRY back to Nova Scotia this morning. Arrive in Digby, the scallop capital of the world, where the fresh sea air and passionate Acadian culture combine to form an enchanting and historically rich town. Overnight at the Digby Pines Golf Resort & Spa overlooking the Annapolis Basin on the Bay of Fundy. Meals Include: Breakfast, Dinner.

6

Digby to Halifax

Sunday. Travel the lush Annapolis Valley where you learn about the French Acadians who established their first settlement in the early 1600’s. Learn about the designation of this area as a UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITE where fact and fiction blend to reveal the romance of the LAND OF EVANGELINE. Enjoy a local WINERY TOUR AND TASTING before returning to Halifax for the evening. Meals Include: Breakfast.

7

Halifax to Oak Island

Monday. This morning discover the rustic charm of the renowned fishing village of PEGGY’S COVE where you enjoy breakfast.
Travel the South Shore on your way to the UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE TOWN OF LUNENBURG, renowned for her fleets of Grand Banks’ fishing schooners. A WALKING TOUR will help you fully experience one of the most remarkably preserved colonial settlements in the New World before visiting the FISHERIES MUSEUM OF THE ATLANTIC to learn about the town’s famous seafaring heritage. Then it’s off to beautiful Mahone Bay to enjoy some free time. Arrive in the legendary Oak Island area’s Western Shore for the night and learn of the world’s longest-running hunt for lost treasure before checking into a
peaceful and serene oceanside resort. Meals Include: Breakfast, Dinner.

8

Oak Island to Charlottetown

(2 nights) Tuesday. Learn about Mi’kmaq culture at the MILLBROOK CULTURAL & HERITAGE CENTRE before crossing the world’s longest continuous multi-span bridge, the CONFEDERATION BRIDGE, to Prince Edward Island for a two-night stay. Take in
a theatre performance this evening by local entertainers at the CONFEDERATION CENTRE OF THE ARTS (a substitution may be necessary depending on the theatre schedule.) Meals Include: Breakfast.

9

Prince Edward  Island

Wednesday. This morning it’s your choice: Enjoy a free morning in Canada’s birthplace, Charlottetown or join a WALKING TOUR of the city. This afternoon drive by red cliffs, white beaches, gently sloping sand dunes and green fields as you make your way to PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND NATIONAL PARK. Before returning to Charlottetown visit GREEN GABLES HERITAGE PLACE, the alluring inspiration of Lucy Maud Montgomery’s classic Anne of Green Gables books. Experience true Maritime
hospitality this evening at a traditional hall-style LOBSTER DINNER. Meals Include: Breakfast, Dinner.

10

Charlottetown to Baddeck

(2 nights) Thursday. Travel the Northumberland Strait by ferry back to Nova Scotia and proceed to CAPE BRETON ISLAND, the Scotland of North America via the CANSO CAUSEWAY. Visit the ALEXANDER GRAHAM BELL NATIONAL HISTORIC SITE to learn of the many accomplishments of this genius who made his home on the island. Arrive at your hotel in Baddeck located on the Bras d’Or Lake for two nights. Meals Include: Breakfast, Dinner.

11

Baddeck

Friday. Today experience one of the most stunningly picturesque drives in North America. The CABOT TRAIL winds around the rocky splendor of Cape Breton’s northern shore, ascending to the incredible plateaus of CAPE BRETON HIGHLANDS NATIONAL PARK. Enjoy unforgettable picture stops of Cape Breton’s rugged coastline and a PICNIC LUNCH during your travels. A WHALE WATCHING BOAT TOUR is also scheduled for your enjoyment. (weather permitting) Meals Include: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

12

Baddeck to Halifax

(2 nights) Saturday. The FORTRESS OF LOUISBOURG NATIONAL HISTORIC SITE awaits us today. Words cannot do justice to this reconstruction depicting one fifth of the settlement of 1744 New France. Roam the streets and chat with authentically costumed guides. Proceed along the shore of Bras d’Or Lake to the mainland and return to Halifax. Meals Include: Breakfast.

13

Halifax

Sunday. Enjoy a free morning to relax or explore on your own. This afternoon attend a performance of the ROYAL NOVA SCOTIA INTERNATIONAL TATTOO. Over 2,000 performers from 7 countries take part in this event of a lifetime! Enjoy massed pipes & drums, highland dancers, military and civilian bands, comedy acts, gymnastics and much more at the world’s largest indoor event taking place right in the heart of downtown Halifax. A FAREWELL DINNER will be the highlight of your evening. Meals Include: Breakfast, Dinner.

14

Halifax to Home

Monday. Your journey comes to an end today. Arrive at the Halifax airport for your flight home. Meals Include: Breakfast.

Included in Your Holiday

  • Airport Transfers
  • Welcome Reception
  • Bay of Fundy
  • Joggins Fossil Cliffs – a UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Lobster Dinner at Shediac Bay
  • Hopewell Rocks Ocean Tidal Exploration Site
  • Fundy National Park
  • Saint John City Tour including Reversing Falls
  • St. Andrew’s by-the-Sea
  • Ferry from New Brunswick to Nova Scotia
  • Annapolis Valley
  • Land of Evangeline
  • Winery Tour & Tasting
  • Peggy’s Cove
  • Lunenburg – a UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Fisheries Museum of the Atlantic
  • Millbrook Cultural & Heritage Centre
  • Confederation Bridge to Prince Edward Island
  • Confederation Centre of the Arts theatre performance (or substitute if not available)
  • Anne of Green Gables Heritage Place
  • Ferry from Prince Edward Island to Nova Scotia
  • Alexander Graham Bell National Historic Site
  • Cabot Trail
  • Cape Breton Highlands National Park
  • Whale Watching Boat Tours (weather permitting)
  • Fortress of Louisbourg National Historic Site
  • Royal Nova Scotia International Tattoo
  • 24 meals include: 12 Continental Breakfasts, 5 lunches (including one Picnic Lunch), 7 dinners including 2 Lobster Dinners and Farewell Dinner

Pricing

Cost per person | Prices in Canadian Dollars | Prices subject to change | Land portion only | Airfare and air tax are not included | Consult Nagel Tours or your travel agent for the best available airfare

Quad

$4,039.00

GST: $605.85

Triple

$4,109.00

GST: $616.35

Twin

$4,359.00

GST: $653.85

Single

$5,619.00

GST: $842.85

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