6 Nights / 7 Days
Duration
May-Oct
Dates
Self Drive
Self Drive

 
 
 
DEPARTURE Halifax
HIGHLIGHTS Daily Breakfast, 7 Days Car Rental with GPS, Peggy’s Cove, Lunenburg, Confederation Bridge, Ferry Prince Edward Island to Nova Scotia, Cape Breton Island, Cabot Trail.
INCLUDED
Accommodation Breakfast Self-Drive Rental Car with GPS
Entrance Fees All Taxes
NOT INCLUDED
Lunch
Dinners
Optional services

 

BEST TIME TO VISIT

The best time to visit is from May to October.

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Ticket typeAdult, Child (2-11 Years)
Day
1

Halifax

Arrive Halifax Airport, pick-up the vehicle from car rental agency and proceed to hotel located in the downtown core of this vibrant and cosmopolitan urban centre on the Atlantic Ocean. Overnight in Halifax hotel.

Day
2

Halifax to Bridgewater - 105 KM

After breakfast, morning at leisure. Halifax is located on one of the world’s largest natural harbors and bears all the hallmarks of both a modern and historic city. Afternoon check-out and drive along the Lighthouse Route to the fishing community of Peggy’s Cove. This picturesque fishing village is surrounded by bare granite and coastal barrens with trails leading to its famous lighthouse. Continue along the coast and stop in the port of Lunenburg for a visit to the renowned Fisheries Museum of the Atlantic. Overnight in Bridgewater hotel.

Day
3

Bridgewater to Charlottetown - 410 KM

After breakfast, check-out and proceed to Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada’s smallest province, over the Confederation Bridge, the world’s longest continuous multi-span bridge. On arrival check-in at the hotel. Overnight in Charlottetown hotel.

Day
4

Charlottetown to Baddeck - 298 KM

After breakfast, morning is at leisure to explore the Victorian homes and elegant squares of Charlottetown. Despite the 20th-century character the city still manages to evoke the feeling of a colonial seaport with quaint sections such as Great George Street and Old Charlotte Town. Afternoon check-out and travel past Orwell Corner Historic Site to board ferry across the Northumberland Strait to Nova Scotia. Drive through tranquil scenery and small communities to Cape Breton Island. See the magnificent highland scenery that surrounds Bras d’Or Lake and drive to the delightful resort community of Baddeck. A fascinating museum is dedicated to the life and works of Alexander Graham Bell, the inventor of the telephone. Overnight in Baddeck hotel.

Day
5

Baddeck

After breakfast, today’s scenic highlight is to drive the Cabot Trail into the highlands of northern Cape Breton. The trail runs past lochs and glens settled by Scottish Highlanders and along scenic coastlines settled by Acadians. You will meander through the rugged Cape Breton Highlands National Park enjoying stunning views of sea-swept headlands, steep cliffs and tranquil beaches. Hiking trails lead into the interior of the park where stunning vistas appear at each turn Return to Baddeck through the lush Margaree Valley. Overnight in Baddeck hotel.

Day
6

Baddeck to Halifax - 355 KM

After breakfast, check-out and proceed to Halifax. On the way visit The Fortress of Louisbourg National Historic Site depicting one fifth of the settlement of 1744 New France. Roam the streets and chat with authentically costumed guides. Later proceed along the shore of the Bras d’Or Lake to the mainland, and back to Halifax for one last night in the Maritimes. Overnight in Halifax hotel.

Day
7

Halifax

After breakfast check-out and proceed to Halifax Airport to drop of vehicle at car rental agency’s located at Halifax airport to connect to onward destination.

ACCOMMODATION

City Value / 3 Star Moderate / 4 Star Deluxe / 5 Star
Halifax Atlantica Hotel Delta Halifax Delta Barrington
Bridgewater Comfort Inn Comfort Inn Comfort Inn
Charlottetown Best Western Delta Prince Edward Delta Prince Edward
Baddeck Inverary Resort Inverary Resort Inverary Resort

RECOMMENDED OPTIONALS

City Tour Duration
Halifax City Tour 1.5 Hours
Charlottetown Seal Watching Tour 2 Hours

Departure:

Daily from May 01 – October 31, 2017

May 01 – May 31, 2017

Hotel Type Single Twin Triple Child

2-11 Years

Value / 3 Star 2275 1290 1005 265
Moderate / 4 Star 2550 1450 1140 300
Deluxe / 5 Star 2575 1475 1165 315

June 01 – October 31, 2017

Hotel Type Single Twin Triple Child

2-11 Years

Value / 3 Star 2600 1455 1115 265
Moderate / 4 Star 2860 1600 1245 300
Deluxe / 5 Star 2885 1625 1270 315

Rates are per person in Canadian Dollars.