Explore the striking landscapes and history of Newfoundland and Labrador. Along the way you will travel from the northernmost tip of the island of Newfoundland to the most easterly point in North America through national parks including Gros Morne, a UNESCO World Heritage Site! Embark on a true eastern adventure combining reminders of an ancient past as you travel to coastal fishing communities to meet the friendly and hospitable people of Newfoundland. Inspiring scenery & wildlife sightings are a guarantee as boat tours provide the opportunity to see whales, thousands of seabirds and depending on the time of year, icebergs! On this exploration of Canada’s youngest province you’ll visit many of Newfoundland & Labrador’s significant historical and natural sites.
• International flights based on London in economy class
• 12 nights accommodation
• 12 breakfasts, 4 lunches and 8 dinners
• Transportation by modern tour coach
• Welcome reception
• Ferry crossing to Port-Aux-Basques
• Gros Morne National Park
• Ferry crossing to/from Labrador
• Red Bay National Historic Site
• L’Anse aux Meadows National Historic Site
• Whalewatching boat tour in St. Anthony (weather permitting)
• Scenic boat tour in Gros Morne (weather permitting)
• Sightseeing tour of Twillingate
• North Atlantic Aviation Museum
• Cape Bonavista Lighthouse Provincial Park
• Guided tour of St. John’s
• Signal Hill National Historic Site
• Boat tour to Witless Bay Bird Sanctuary (weather permitting)
• Long Point Lighthouse
• Cape Spear National Historic Site
• Terra Nova National Park
• Experienced tour driver
• Experienced Tour Director throughout
• Standard accommodation
• Baggage handling
Why not upgrade your flights to premium economy
Day 1 Arrive in Halifax
On arrival, your airport transfer independently to your hotel. Meet your Tour Director over drinks and a light meal. Overnight in Halifax.
Day 2 Halifax to Port-Aux-Basques
Crossing over the Canso Causeway to beautiful Cape Breton Island, board a Marine Atlantic ferry for a relaxing overnight crossing to Port-aux-Basques.
Day 3 Port-Aux-Basques to Port Au Choix
Drive through the Codroy Valley, framed by the Long Range Mountains, the Anguille Mountains and the shores of the Atlantic Ocean. Overnight in Port Au Choix.
Day 4 Port Au Choix to L'Anse Au Clair
Today we board a ferry at St. Barbe and cross the Strait of Belle Island on our way to Labrador. Overnight in L’Anse au Clair.
Day 5 L'Anse Au Clair to St. Anthony
We return to Newfoundland and travel to L’Anse aux Meadows National Historic Site. Overnight in St. Anthony.
Day 6 St. Anthony to Cow Head
Enjoy a whale watching boat tour today. During certain summer months, Titanic-sized icebergs can also be spotted! Overnight in Cow Head.
Day 7 Gros Morne National Park
Explore Gros Morne National Park and embark on a scenic boat tour. Look for whales and bald eagles. Overnight in Cow Head.
Day 8 Cow Head to Gander
Travel through central Newfoundland towards Gander. Evening at leisure. Overnight in Gander.
Day 9 Gander to Twillingate
A scenic drive along the coast of Notre Dame Bay leads us to the beautiful town of Twillingate. Overnight back in Gander.
Day 10 Gander to Clarenville
Journey along the Trans-Canada Highway and through Terra Nova National Park, and keep an eye out for wildlife! Overnight at Clarenville.
Day 11 Clarenville to St. John's
We continue on to the intriguing old seaport of St. John’s, our home for the next two nights. Enjoy a city tour. Overnight in St. John’s.
Day 12 St. John's
Travel to Bay Bulls. Enjoy a boat tour in the Witless Bay Ecological Reserve to search for puffins and other sea-birds. Overnight in St. John’s.
Day 13 Fly from St. John's
Time for last-minute shopping and farewells before heading to the airport for your return flight home.
Please note: For all optional activities purchased during a Classic Escorted Holiday, you must pay by Visa or MasterCard credit card only. Cash or other methods of payment cannot be processed by your Tour Director.Want to alter anything?
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Selected departure dates between May to September 2020.
Price based on London departure, call for other departure airports
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