On this Maine and Eastern Canada tour, get acquainted with the local culture, charming villages, and seafaring traditions of Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, Cape Breton Island, New Brunswick, and Maine. Start and end your vacation in Boston with overnights also in Bar Harbor, St. Andrew’s by-the-Sea, Digby, Halifax, Baddeck, Charlottetown, Saint John, and Camden. </BR></BR>Breathtaking scenery awaits you on this tour through Maine and Eastern Canada. In Maine, visit Acadia National Park, home to rugged coasts and the tallest mountain on the US Atlantic coast. In Nova Scotia, spend time in the fishing village of Digby, with breathtaking beauty and views; stop at Lunenburg, a UNESCO World Heritage Site; visit Peggy’s Cove, a charming fishing village with a famous lighthouse (one of the world’s most photographed places); and take the scenic Marine Drive from Halifax along the Atlantic shoreline through picturesque fishing villages. On Cape Breton Island, drive along the world-famous Cabot Trail, named one of the world’s most scenic drives, and visit Cape Breton Highlands National Park, where the mountains and sea meet. </BR></BR>Visit Prince Edward Island National Park, famous for its red cliffs, wind-sculpted dunes, and sandy beaches. In New Brunswick, visit Fundy National Park, with the world’s highest tides, rugged coastline, and waterfalls, and enjoy a guided visit of the Hopewell Rocks, famous formations carved by the Bay of Fundy with dramatic tides rising more than 50 feet. </BR></BR>Throughout this Maine and Eastern Canada tour, Globus has arranged fun and unique experiences for you. For example, in Digby, enjoy a private demonstration by a local fisherman who will explain the importance of the Digby scallop. See a typical fisherman’s house from the early 1900s when you visit the Fisherman’s Life Museum in Jeddore Oyster Pond. </BR></BR>All of this and more awaits you on this spectacular tour!</BR></BR>Special Event – Royal Nova Scotia International Tattoo</BR>This week-long annual event in Halifax features a fast-paced show and a true taste of Nova Scotia. Experience bagpipes, highland dancers, la culture de l’acadie, and military traditions. The tattoo also is a showcase for innovative acrobatic acts, modern music, contemporary dancing, trampoline routines, and more. Tickets to the tattoo and a behind-the-scenes tour are included during one night of your stay in Halifax. Available on the July 2, 2016 departure
BAR HARBOR Acadia National Park sightseeing; [LF] lobster bake SAINT JOHN–DIGBY Scenic ferry rideDIGBY[LF] Private culinary demonstration by local fishermanLUNENBURG Visit UNESCO World Heritage Site; Fisheries Museum HALIFAX Sightseeing; visit Citadel Hill and Peggy’s Cove JEDDORE OYSTER POND [LF] Visit Fisherman’s Life MuseumSHERBROOKE Visit Sherbrooke Village BADDECK Visit Bell Museum; Cabot Trail and Cape Breton Highlands National Park sightseeing CHETICAMP [LF] Rug-hook demonstration and traditional Acadian lunchPRINCE EDWARD ISLAND Charlottetown sightseeing with local guide; visit Green Gables farmhouseFUNDY NATIONAL PARK Hopewell RocksSAINT JOHN Orientation tourCAMDEN Farewell dinner
Breakfast daily, 1 lunch, 5 three-course dinners including a special lobster bake in Bar Harbor and a farewell dinner in Camden
NOTES:Enjoy the spectacular fall colors of the Maritime Provinces and Maine on our special Fall Foliage departures: September 10-24 (if Mother Nature permits).Available on the July 2 departure. Be a part of the Royal Nova Scotia International Tattoo in Halifax. Featuring over 2,000 worldclass Canadian and international military and civilian performers, the Tattoo is one of the world’s premier cultural and entertainment events. This fast-paced show features music, dance, acrobatics, drama, and comedy. TICKETS to the Tattoo are included during one night of your stay in Halifax.
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