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Wonders of the Bay of Fundy  | Various Dates  |  7 Days & 6 Nights

Nestled between Nova Scotia and New Brunswick, Atlantic Canada’s Bay of Fundy is home to the highest tides in the world.  Learn of the ecology and geology of the most dramatic and diverse tidal environment on the planet and experience Maritime history, culture and hospitality on this 7 day bus tour on Canada’s East Coast.

Dates

2018: June 5*, 19, 26; July 10, 17, 24; August 7, 14, 21*; September 11, 18, 25; October 9

*Bilingual English/German Departure

Highlights

Atlantic Canadian Tour Director or Driver Guide
Modern Touring Vehicle
Meet and Greet Event
Joggins Fossil Cliffs – a UNESCO World Heritage Site
Lobster Dinner Cruise on Shediac Bay 
Hopewell Rocks Ocean Tidal Exploration Site
Fundy National Park
Saint John City Tour including Reversing Falls
St. Andrew’s by-the-Sea Day Trip
Ferry from New Brunswick to Nova Scotia
Grand Pre - a UNESCO World Heritage Site
Annapolis Valley Winery Tour & Tasting
6 night’s accommodation
11 meals including a lobster dinner

Itinerary

Day 1: Arrive Halifax 
Arrive in Halifax and check in to your accommodations which are ideally located in the downtown core of this vibrant and cosmopolitan urban centre on the Atlantic Ocean.  Meet your Tour Director or Driver/Guide and fellow travelers this evening at a Meet & Greet.

Option: You may wish to add additional nights in Halifax to your vacation package.  Bursting with culture and rich history, Nova Scotia’s capital city has much to offer. 

Cambridge Suites Hotel - Halifax, Nova Scotia

Day 2: Halifax, NS - Moncton, NB
Explore the Bay of Fundy and learn about the world’s highest tides as you meander its colourful coastline to New Brunswick.  En route, explore the Joggins Fossil Cliffs, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, where you will 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 as you enjoy a scrumptious lobster dinner on a lobster boat.   Continue on to Moncton and check into your downtown hotel for the night.(CB, L, D)

Crowne Plaza Moncton Downtown - Moncton, New Brunswick

Day 3: Moncton, NB to Saint John, NB
Experience a true natural wonder this morning at the Hopewell Rocks on the coast of the Bay of Fundy.  Marvel at these massive flower-pot shaped formations sculpted by the highest tides on the planet.  Travel through Fundy National Park on to Canada’s first incorporated city, Saint John, on the southern New Brunswick coast.  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 Saint John accommodations for a two-night stay. (B, L)

Hilton Saint John - Saint John, New Brunswick

Day 4: St. Andrews by-the-Sea
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. (B, L)

Hilton Saint John - Saint John, New Brunswick

Day 5: Saint John, NB to Annapolis Valley, NS
Ferry back to Nova Scotia this morning and 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.  Check into the Digby Pines Golf Resort & Spa* overlooking the Annapolis Basin on the Bay of Fundy. (B, D)

Digby Pines Golf Resort and Spa - Digby, Nova Scotia

Day 6: Annapolis Valley, NS to Halifax, NS
Travel the lush Annapolis Valley where the French Acadians of Grand Pre made their first settlement in the early 1600’s.  Learn about this landscape’s designation as a UNESCO World Heritage Site as fact and fiction blend to reveal the romance of the Land of Evangeline.  Visit a local winery for a tour and tasting before returning to Halifax for the evening. (B)

Cambridge Suites Hotel - Halifax, Nova Scotia

Day 7: Depart Halifax, NS
Atlantic Tours’ arrangements end on check out from the hotel.  We hope that you have enjoyed your time with us and that we'll see you again soon! (CB)

Option: You may wish to continue your Maritime Vacation and join us today on either our Enchanting Islands tour featuring Prince Edward Island and Cape Breton Island or our Oak Island & Prince Edward Island Tour

Rates

Per person rates in Canadian funds:

2018 Rates

DOUBLE TRIPLE QUAD SINGLE
$1978 $1845 $1825 $2511

Rates are subject to 15% HST.

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