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Dinner: Dinner at the hotel at 6:00 p.m. Following dinner you will meet for introductions, a review of the program itinerary and site orientation.Lodging: Atlantica Hotel HalifaxMeals Included: Dinner
An expert will discuss the significance of the Bay of Fundy and coastal New Brunswick at Hopewell Rocks. Over thousands of years, the Bay of Fundy's mighty tides have shaped the landscape of coastal New Brunswick. The Hopewell Rocks are also called the Flowerpot Rocks and created by the clash of continents, carved by melting glaciers and then sculpted by the highest tides in the world.
.Lunch: Lunch at the Hopewell Rocks Interpretive Centre.Afternoon: Embark on a tidal walk with a local naturalist at Hopewell Rocks. Walk the ocean floor (weather and tides permitting) at low tide out to the Hopewell Rocks to learn about New Brunswick's most famous geological feature.
Travel through Fundy National Park along the New Brunswick coast with its impressive views of seaside cliffs and colorful forests.
Travel to Saint John and check into the hotel.
Dinner: Dinner at the hotel.Evening: Enjoy the evening to explore Saint John on your own or relax at the hotel.Lodging: Delta BrunswickMeals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
See the sea caves and tidal harbor in St. Martins, followed by a historic walk of the village. Discover St. Martins' quiet beaches, cliffs, caves, lighthouses and covered bridges while learning about the tides, geology and history of the area with a local expert. Marvel at the highest tides in the world sweeping in and out each day, carving sea stacks and caves into the rugged red cliffs that surround the village.Lunch: Lunch at the Tidal Watch Inn.Afternoon: A second presentation explains the Bay of Fundy Tides, the highest in the world. Then explore the Fundy Trail with your local guide. The Fundy Trail opens up previously unreachable areas of the Bay of Fundy coastline. Skirting cliff tops above the world’s highest tides, it offers stunning ocean views above the caves of St. Martins to the deep pools and rapids of Big Salmon River.
Dinner: Dinner at a local restaurant.Evening: Following dinner, return to Saint John.Lodging: Delta BrunswickMeals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner