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New Brunswick / INTRODUCTION 6 Day High Tides and Acadian “Joie de Vivre” The Bay of Fundy and Hopewell Rocks – New Brunswick’s Bay of Fundy is home to multiple UNESCO sites and the highest tides in the world! At the famous Hopewell Rocks, walk the ocean floor at low tide and hours later, watch or kayak the tides that have risen over four stories high. Be inspired by the panoramic views of the Fundy Trail, rappel or zip-line at Cape Enrage, explore Fundy National Park or whale watch in St. Andrews by-the-Sea. Acadian Culture – step into history at Village Historique Acadien and meet the magical storybook characters at Le Pays de la Sagouine. Spend the day at one of Canada’s warmest saltwater beaches, then watch the sunset and indulge in a mouth-watering lobster feast on a culinary cruise. Moncton – Moncton’s Petitcodiac River tidal bore has long fascinated observers. The Bay of Fundy tides push the river in a wave that can vary from a few centimetres to 75 centimetres high. Moncton is a place where you can easily travel to world-class attractions along the Fundy and Acadian coasts and be back in time for dinner. Fredericton – New Brunswick’s picturesque riverside capital is intimate in scale, yet bustling with character and vibrant cultural experiences. Its tree-lined streets and Historic Garrison District are as admired as the famous works within the Beaverbrook Art Gallery. Saint John – Canada’s oldest incorporated city is also the only city on the beautiful Bay of Fundy. The historic port architecture and sites make a perfect backdrop for strolling along Market Square, taking in the fine restaurants, galleries and shops along the way. Kings Landing Historical Settlement – an outdoor living history museum that creatively recreates the lives of New Brunswickers in the 1800s. Get hands-on fun in the homes, try butter making, dipping candles and spinning wool while sharing stories, culinary treats and trades of days gone by. Hop on a wagon to travel back in time, 19th century style! Miscou Island, New Brunswick 6 Day Bay of Fundy Self-Drive Explore the awe-inspiring Bay of Fundy. This marine wonder will reward you with magnificent tides, breathtaking coastline and endless adventure. Visit the unique town of St. Andrews by-the-Sea, small town values, historic downtown, artisan shops and sea-side adventures await you. Travel back in time at Kings Landing and learn about local history and stories at this living history experience. Explore the best of New Brunswick’s spectacular Acadian coast, from historical gems and the Acadian culture’s unique “Joie de Vivre” to Canada’s warmest saltwater beaches and fresh, succulent seafood. See the fascinating Acadian stories come to life at Village Historique Acadien and Le Pays de la Sagouine, as well as experience the world’s highest tides at the unforgettable Hopewell Rocks. Highlights (included): • Whale watching and wildlife tour • Kings Landing Historical Settlement • Voyageur canoe tour • Kayak trip at Hopewell Rocks • Shediac Bay cruise • Little Big Bear Safari Day 1: Day 2: Day 3: Day 4: Day 5: Day 6: Day 1: Day 2: Day 3: Day 4: Day 5: Day 6: Highlights (included): Moncton Moncton – Fundy National Park (1 ½ hours) Fundy National Park sightseeing Fundy National Park – St. Andrews by-the-Sea (2 ½ hours) St. Andrews by-the-Sea sightseeing St. Andrews – Fredericton (2 hours) Package includes: 5 nights of accommodation, 6-day mid-size car rental including unlimited kilometres (special conditions apply), sightseeing and attractions as listed above. Montréal – Bathurst with VIA Rail Bathurst – Grande-Anse – Caraquet (1 hour) Caraquet – Miscou Island – Shippagan – Miramichi (3 hours) Miramichi – Moncton (2 hours) Hopewell Rocks sightseeing Moncton Package includes: 5 nights of accommodation, 6-day mid-size car rental including unlimited kilometres (special conditions apply), VIA Rail Ocean in economy class from Montréal to Bathurst, sightseeing and attractions as listed above. Please refer to pricing insert for dates and prices. Please refer to pricing insert for dates and prices. KEY TO MAP KEY TO MAP By Road By Road By Rail No. of nights stay No. of nights stay Canada Canada NEW BRUNSWICK Fredericton Bathurst 1 Moncton 1 NEW BRUNSWICK 2 St. Andrews by-the-Sea United States 2 Fundy National Park Montréal Caraquet 1 1 Miramichi 2 Moncton Hopewell Rocks NOVA SCOTIA United States NOVA SCOTIA 159