East Coast Explorer

8 Days | August 7-14, 2018

Travel the rugged coast lines of Canada's East Coast on a tour of New Brunswick, PEI & Nova Scotia. Come and explore the red cliffs and rolling dunes of PEI, and the lively action of Halifax's boardwalk. Every bend reveals picturesque scenery second only to the legendary warmth of Maritime hospitality.

Highlights

Summerside, Cavendish Beach, PEI lobster dinner, Anne of Green Gables House, Halifax/Dartmouth, Pier 21, Peggy's Cove, Mahone Bay, Lunenburg, Quebec City. 

What's Included

•  Round trip transportation aboard a deluxe motor coach complete with air conditioning & washroom

•  Admission to the Bay of Fundy National Park 

•  Admission to Cavendish Beach & Anne of Green Gables House 

•  Charlottetown & Halifax city highlights tour with local guide 

•  Northumberland Ferry from PEI 

•  7 Breakfast & 3 dinners (including a PEI lobster dinner) 

•  Taxes (HST), fees and surcharges of $212 per person. 

•  Luggage handling for one suitcase per person 

•  Escorted by Jamieson Travel 

Tour Pricing & Insurance

Double Occupancy (2 per room) - $1,999 per person

Single Occupancy (1 per room) - $2,639 per person

Triple Occupancy (3 per room) - $1,899 per person

All prices are in Canadian $ and include HST

 

Cancellation Waiver

Cancellation Waiver only flat rate of $145 per person (regardless of age). Waiver must be purchased at the time of booking

Booking Details

To reserve, please call our office at 1-888-582-7011 (local 613-582-7011).  A deposit of $100 per person plus insurance (if purchasing) is required to secure your reservation.  Balances are due June 20, 2018.  A minimum of 30 participants are required by this date for the tour to operate. Insurance must be purchased at the time of booking. Please Note: For this tour, deposits are fully refundable up to 60 days prior to the tour departure minus a $20 per person admin fee.  There are no refunds 0-60 days prior to the tour departure.

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Itinerary

Day 1 - Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Travel Day - Edmundston, NB.  We depart Pembroke early Saturday morning, traveling eastbound on highway 417. Pick-up times and locations will be mailed to you 2-3 weeks prior to departure. Tonight, we will stay in Edmundston, New Brunswick and enjoy a welcome dinner and a chance to get to know your fellow travelers.  Today, dinner will be included. 

Day 2 - Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Summerside, PEI.  This morning, we leave Edmundston and travel through beautiful New Brunswick.  After lunch we will travel to the Bay of Fundy to explore the famous Hopewell Rocks. Enjoy the amazing views from the network of viewing platforms and if the tide is right – walk on the ocean floor. Crossing the Confederation Bridge, we enter the province of Prince Edward Island. Summerside, PEI is where we stay for the next two nights.  Today, breakfast will be included.

Day 3 - Thursday, August 9, 2017

Summerside, PEI - Charlottetown & Cavendish Beach. A full day of touring the red soil island is in store today. Our local step on tour guide will join us in Charlottetown for a tour of this important Canadian historical city. Next, we travel to the famous Cavendish Beach area to visit the Anne of Green Gables house and enjoy a leisurely lunch.  The PEI Preserve Company is a must see attraction that we will visit among other little island highlights. Tonight, enjoy a sumptuous lobster supper.   Today, breakfast and dinner will be included. 

Day 4 - Friday, August 10, 2017

Summerside, PEI. Today is a free day to enjoy Summerside. Perhaps you’ll want to enjoy some of their unique shops, or walk along the ocean on their 6km boardwalk.  Today, breakfast will be included.

Day 5 - Saturday, August 11, 2017

Halifax, NS.  This morning we depart the island by ferry as we make our way to Halifax. A local step on guide will join us for a tour of this popular East Coast city. You will love your two-night’s stay at our Dartmouth hotel that overlooks the Halifax harbor front. A quick ferry shuttles you to many wonderful attractions, such as the Citadel and Pier 21. Today, breakfast will be included.  

Day 6 - Sunday, August 12, 2018

Halifax, NS.  Today is truly East Coast; we visit the unique Canadian landmark, Peggy’s Cove, before experiencing the charm of Mahone Bay and Lunenburg (home of the Bluenose Ship). After lunch, we will return to our hotel and the afternoon is at your leisure. Soak in the views of the harbour from a restaurant, pub or café that overlooks the ships that sail in and out of the port.  Today, breakfast will be included.

Day 7 - Monday, August 13, 2018

Edmundston, NB. Today, you are in for a special treat as we make our way west towards Edmundston. Enroute we will stop at the Hartland Covered Bridge and Magnetic Hill.  Today, breakfast and dinner will be included. 

Day 8 - Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Home.  Today, we travel the final leg of our journey as we return to the Ottawa Valley.  Enroute, we will stop for a rest break in the heart of Old Quebec City. There will be free time to explore the historic walled city and to enjoy lunch at a street-side cafe.  In the afternoon, we will complete our journey home with drop-offs occurring in the reverse