Bar Harbor & the Canadian Maritime Provinces

July 25, 2017 - August 4, 2017
11 days / 20 meals

Day 1: Fly to Boston area
Board a flight for Boston and travel north to Bangor, ME for a two night stay. D

Day 2: Bar Harbor
Depart this morning for picturesque Bar Harbor, Maine. Nowhere along the Atlantic seaboard is the “stern and rockbound coast” more picturesque than Acadia National Park! A scenic carriage ride through the park enhances our visit to this enchanting area. Enjoy a delightful dinner at the Jordan Pond House. B, D

Day 3: Bay of Fundy Ferry
With passports in hand we are off to St. John, NB to board a ferry for a cruise across the Bay of Fundy, one of Canada’s Natural Wonders. Enroute, you may spot a whale playing in the high tides before arriving in coastal Digby, Nova Scotia. From there travel across scenic Nova Scotia before arriving in Halifax for a two night stay at the Courtyard by Marriott. B, D

Day 4: Peggy’s Cove and Hailfax
Today is full of history and fun, so, bring your cameras and sunglasses! This morning, make the journey to picturesque Peggy’s Cove to visit the rustic charm of this famous fishing village and lighthouse. A local guide will lead us back to Halifax to explore its legacy and charm. B, D

Day 5: Baddeck
After a leisurely breakfast, take time to explore more of historic downtown Halifax on your own. Continue our journey to Baddeck. Spend the next 2-nights at the Silver Dart Lodge, a huge hit from our 2016 tour, and experience the warm Cape Breton hospitality. B, D

Day 6: Cabot Trail
Spend the day on one of Canada’s most famous scenic drives – The Cabot Trail. Stop to visit the “hookers” making rugs, and take many photos from viewpoints high above the Atlantic Ocean. B, L

Day 7: Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island
Visit the Alexander Graham Bell Museum before traveling by ferry to Prince Edward Island for a two-night stay in Charlottetown. B, D

Day 8: Prince Edward Island
Explore this intriguing island and visit an Anne of Green Gables site, see some of the famous coastline and travel through the quaint villages. Enjoy Charlottetown waterfront before dinner and a performance at the Confederation of the Arts Centre (Show TBD). B, D

Day 9: St. John, NB
Cross the Confederation Bridge into New Brunswick where we see two natural phenomena –the Reversing Falls and the Hopewell Rocks – you have to see them to believe them! This evening dine at the historic Union Club, which was founded in 1884, before checking into the luxurious Chateau Saint John. B, D

Day 10: St. Andrews
Today, visit the charming town of St. Andrews before we continue on to central Maine. Enjoy a farewell dinner at the Governor Hill Mansion, a grand Colonial Revival home built with brick from St. Louis! B, D

Day 11: Return flight home B

Per person rates*
double $3129
triple/quad $2856
single $3799
* Includes roundtrip flight from STL

Combine this tour with Canadian Whale or combine with Cape Cod and take $450 off the combined rate!