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The Saltscapes and Seaways of the Canadian Maritimes

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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.
Experience the landscapes, relive the history and explore the maritime way of life in Prince Edward Island, Nova Scotia and New Brunswick. Learn about shipwrecks, rumrunners, lobster fishing, shorebirds, Longfellow's “Evangeline” and the Halifax Explosion. Join in celebrating Celtic song and dance at a local ceilidh. Savour the region’s seafood and farm products and experience world-renowned Maritime hospitality.


• Explore beaches, back roads, coastal villages and cities with naturalists and historians.
• Visit Green Gables, Pier 21 and Yankee Gale cemetery.
• Journey on the famous Confederation Bridge, along the Bay of Fundy and ferry across Northumberland Strait.

Activity Notes

Walking up to one mile, slight incline; getting on, off bus; some standing.

Itinerary Summary

Independent arrival Summerside, Prince Edward Island, 3 nights; coach to Sackville, New Brunswick, 1 night; coach to Wolfville, Nova Scotia, 1 night; coach to Halifax, Nova Scotia, 1 night; coach and ferry to Summerside, Prince Edward Island, 1 night; independent departure.

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7 nights of accommodations
19 meals: 7 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 6 dinners
11 Expert-led lectures
15 Field trips
1 Performances


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