Newfoundland And Labrador
The Best of Spectacular Newfoundland Coast to Coast
Observe puffins and whales, visit an ancient Viking settlement, sail a land-locked fjord and learn the story of Newfoundland on a spectacular journey across the island.
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Program No. 13535RJ
14 days
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At a Glance

Known as “the Rock,” the island of Newfoundland showcases a magnificent rugged coast with picturesque peninsulas where some of the world’s rarest land formations can be experienced and traces of five thousand years of human settlement can be witnessed. Traverse the island from coast to coast to discover the true character of Newfoundland.
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Keep the Pace
Walking up to two miles per day; some uneven terrain and stairs.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • See the largest concentration of humpback whales in the world and North America's largest colony of Atlantic Puffins in Witless Bay.
  • Experience the ancient Viking settlement at L’Anse aux Meadows National Historic Site, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
  • In Gros Morne National Park, cruise the glacier-carved, land-locked fjord, viewing waterfalls and sighting wildlife in Western Brook Pond.
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Bill Montevecchi
Bill Montevecchi is a professor of psychology, biology and ocean sciences at Memorial University of Newfoundland. His research is focused on marine birds, ocean ecology and conservation biology. Bill is the co-author of “Newfoundland Birds: Exploitation, Study and Conservation and created Seabirds – Oceanic Barometers for the Ideas Series of the CBC Radio.” Bill lectures nationally and internationally about avian ecology and conservation.
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