9 days/8 nights

Come to the place where the New World begins. You will eat food you’ve never heard of before, drink the traditional “Screech”, sing a ballad or two and experience the unique history, environment, culture and life-style of the friendly and warmhearted people who love to live here. Some of the very best Newfoundland has to offer is featured in this comprehensive vacation: picturesque out ports, national parks, dramatic mountain-to-fjord scenery, and trips off-the-beaten-path.

Departure Dates:

2017

June 6*, 13, 27; July 4, 18; August 1,  15, 22, 29; September 12

*1 Bilingual English/German tour departure is noted

Per Person Rates

  • $2530 Single
  • $1987 Double
  • $1902 Triple
  • $1718 Quad

 

Plus 7.5% tax for Non- Canadian Residents;  15% tax for Canadian Residents

Rates in USD


Highlights

  • Gros Morne National Park - UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Scenic Boat Tour in Gros Morne
  • “Screech In” Ceremony
  • Twilingate
  • Long Point Lighthouse
  • Prime Berth Fishery & Heritage Centre
  • Terra Nova National Park
  • Cape Bonavista Lighthouse Provincial Historic Site
  • Trinity
  • Guided tour of St. John’s
  • Cape Spear National Historic Site
  • Boat Tour on Witless Bay Ecological Reserve (Puffins)
  • 8 night’s accommodation
  • 15 meals

Detailed Itinerary

Tuesday – DAY 1 – Arrive Corner Brook*

Check into your accommodations in Corner Brook where you will spend your first night in Newfoundland & Labrador.   

*If you are arriving late, you may wish to overnight in Deer Lake instead of Corner Brook and this may be requested on booking for no additional charge subject to availability.

Wednesday – DAY 2 – Corner Brook to Cow Head

Join an included transfer* from Steady Brook to Cow Head in Gros Morne National Park where you will meet your Tour Director or Driver/Guide and other traveling companions late this afternoon.

(Breakfast, Dinner)

*This is primarily a transfer day with no sightseeing included.

Thursday – DAY 3 – Gros Morne Touring

Discover why Gros Morne National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site is truly one of the highlights of your tour with a scenic boat tour; be on the look-out for the bald eagles that frequent the deep waters of the fjord while you hear the history of the small villages nestled on the shores.    Today will be an unforgettable experience; some say the scenery that Gros Morne offers is unequaled in Eastern Canada. 

 (Breakfast, Boxed Lunch, Dinner)

Friday – DAY 4 – Cow Head to Gander

Have your camera at the ready as your time in Gros Morne National Park draws to a close.  Later, travel through Central Newfoundland on to Gander where you will spend two nights. 

(Breakfast, Dinner

Saturday – DAY 5 – Twilingate Touring

A scenic drive along the rocky coast of Notre Dame Bay leads to the beautiful outport of Twilingate where you will visit Long Point Lighthouse and the Prime Berth Fishery & Heritage Centre.  Return to Gander and experience the North Atlantic Aviation Museum before returning to your hotel.

(Breakfast, Lunch)

Sunday – DAY 6 – Gander to Clarenville

Visit Terra Nova National Park, the most easterly of Canada’s beautiful national parks; keep your camera close at hand for wildlife along the way.  Learn about the hard life of the light keepers at Cape Bonavista Lighthouse Provincial Historic Site and stroll through the lanes of charming town of Trinity where you will see several historic buildings.  Arrive at your Clarenville hotel for the night.

(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Monday – DAY 7 – Clarenville to St. John’s

Continue on to the intriguing old seaport of St. John’s, your home for the next two nights.  North America’s oldest city and Newfoundland’s capital boosts a stunning location in the granite cliffs and slopes of the Avalon Peninsula.  Enjoy a city tour featuring the Victorian architecture of the downtown area, the busy modern waterfront, the Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, Confederation Building, and the panoramic view from Signal Hill.

(Breakfast, Dinner)

Tuesday – DAY 8 – Local Touring

This morning, visit Bay Bulls for one of the highlights of your trip, a boat tour in the Witless Bay Ecological Reserve to search for puffins and other seabirds.   Next is a visit to the most easterly point in North America, Cape Spear National Historic Site.  The afternoon is yours to explore St. John’s at your leisure.

(Breakfast)

Wednesday – DAY 9 – Depart St. John’s

Arrangements end upon check-out from your hotel.