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Power Of The Fundy Tides: Sea Caves, Reversing Rapids and Coastal Walks

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6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active (Variable by Program Date)
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. Minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding, and rewarding, programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Explore the New Brunswick communities influenced by the rise and fall of the Bay of Fundy’s powerful tides. Discover Saint John’s backdrop of history, architecture and culture and witness the tides’ reversing the flow of the Saint John River at Reversing Falls. Explore spectacular trails along the Bay of Fundy in the seaside fishing village of St. Martins, where 500 sailing ships were built in the golden age of sail.


• Walk coastal trails with sweeping vistas of the Bay of Fundy and distant Nova Scotia.
• Explore the ecozone around the Bay of Fundy and the St. Martins area, recently established as a U.N. Biosphere Reserve.
• A walk through historic Saint John travels along the scenic Harbor Passage into the bustling old city market.

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Price includes airport transfers from/to St John.

Activity Notes

Varies by date. Active: Walking up to two miles daily over varied terrain. Shuttle available as alternative. Easy: Walking equivalent of four city blocks. Moderately Challenging: Hiking up to five miles daily.

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Week designed for food and music lovers. In addition to learning about the Bay of Fundy Tides, Acadian and Celtic culture of New Brunswick comes alive through demonstration food workshops, market visits and through recitals and discussions with musicians.

Our Value Promise To You

You won't find a better value.

at no additional cost on this date ...
5 nights of accommodations
13 meals: 4 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 5 dinners
9 Expert-led lectures
8 Field trips
3 Hands-on experiences


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