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BEGINS IN: CHARLOTTETOWN, PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND

Bicycling Prince Edward Island: The Confederation Trail and Beyond

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Program #21438RJ
10 Days | 9 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderately Challenging
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. There’s 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.
No sooner will you arrive on Prince Edward Island than you’ll see why its beaches and farmland are best explored by bicycle. A sublime contrast of red soil, blue sea and exuberant green — combined with country roads and beautiful beaches — create a magical character for you to savor up close. There’s plenty of variety for beginners and experienced cyclists alike, from Charlottetown and Prince Edward Island National Park to the less-traveled but picturesque east coast and its fabulous inns, blueberry farms, pastoral landscapes and some of the longest, emptiest beaches you’ll ever see during a magical week.


Highlights

• Cycle along the Confederation Trail into Prince Edward Island National Park to ride along beachside trails.
• Discover the diverse habitats in the Dunelands Trail area, including wetlands, forests, beaches and more.
• Local experts bring to life the early history of Charlottetown’s place as the “Birthplace of Confederation.”
Due to the nature of this program, listening devices are not available.

Activity Notes

Cycling up to 45 miles daily over rolling paved roads with a few clay or gravel sections. Additional cycling options available.

Itinerary Summary

Arrival Charlottetown, 1 night, cycle/van to Mill River, 1 night; Cavendish, 4 nights; Crowbush Cove, 1 night; Charlottetown, 1 night. Depart.

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9 nights of accommodations
25 meals: 9 breakfasts, 7 lunches, 9 dinners
4 Expert-led lectures
14 Field trips

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3.9
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