Bar Harbor & the Canadian Maritime Provinces

August 26, 2020 - September 5, 2020
11 days / 20 meals
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Day 1: Fly to Boston Area
Board a flight for Boston and travel north to central Maine for a one-night stay. D

Day 2: Bar Harbor
Travel “down east” to picturesque Bar Harbor, Maine. Nowhere along the Atlantic seaboard is the “stern and rockbound coast” more picturesque than Acadia National Park! With a local expert, explore the Loop Road, including stops for pictures of Cadillac Mountain and more. Enjoy a delightful dinner at the Jordan Pond House and a special overnight stay at the Bluenose Inn with sweeping views of Frenchman Bay. B, D

Day 3: Bay of Fundy Ferry
With passports in hand we are off to St. John, New Brunswick to board a ferry for a cruise across the Bay of Fundy, one of Canada’s Natural Wonders. En route, you may spot a whale playing in the high tides before arriving in coastal Digby, Nova Scotia. From there travel across scenic Nova Scotia to Halifax for a two-night stay near the Harbor Waterfront. B, D

Day 4: Peggy’s Cove and Halifax
Today is full of history and fun, so bring your cameras and sunglasses! Make the journey to picturesque Peggy’s Cove to visit the rustic charm of this famous fishing village and lighthouse. Our 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 to Baddeck, Nova Scotia for a two-night stay at the Silver Dart Lodge, a huge hit with past Sunrise travelers, and experience their 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: Prince Edward Island
Visit one of Canada’s most popular sites, the impressive Alexander Graham Bell Museum overlooking Bras d’Or Lake. Cross the Northumberland Strait to Prince Edward Island aboard MV Holiday Island Ferry, featuring outdoor seating with stunning views and indoor seating with music and entertainment for a two-night stay in Charlottetown, PEI. B, D

Day 8: Prince Edward Island
Explore this intriguing island and visit Anne of Green Gables sites, beautiful coastlines and quaint villages. Enjoy Cavendish Boardwalk before dinner and a performance at the premier Confederation of the Arts Centre Theatre (Show TBD). B, D

Day 9: St. John, NB
Cross the picturesque, nine-mile Confederation Bridge into New Brunswick to see a natural phenomenon – the Hopewell Rocks – you must see them to believe them! Dine at the historic Union Club, founded in 1884, before checking into the luxurious Chateau Saint John. B, D

Day 10: St. Andrews
Visit the seaside town of St. Andrews before we continue to central Maine and a farewell dinner at the Governor Hill Mansion, a grand Colonial Revival home built with brick from St. Louis! Overnight in central Maine. B, D

Day 11: Return flight home from Boston B

Per person rates*
double $3359
triple/quad $3059
single $4102
* Includes round-trip airfare from STL.

Same price as 2019!