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Prince Edward Island/Nova Scotia/New Brunswick

The Best of the Canadian Maritimes

Program No. 3788RJ
Explore Cape Breton Highlands National Park, learn about maritime history at the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic and discover the dynamic coastal sand dunes of Prince Edward Island.

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Jul 8 - Jul 19, 2024
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4,999
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Jul 8 - Jul 19, 2024
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6,039
Jul 29 - Aug 9, 2024
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6,039
Aug 5 - Aug 16, 2024
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6,039
Aug 12 - Aug 23, 2024
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6,039
Aug 19 - Aug 30, 2024
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6,039
Sep 2 - Sep 13, 2024
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5,379
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6,039
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Sep 28 - Oct 9, 2024
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5,569
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5,569
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Sep 1 - Sep 12, 2025
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5,569
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Sep 6 - Sep 17, 2025
Starting at
6,219
Itinerary Note

PRIVATE GROUP - AROHE

Full Inventory
Sep 8 - Sep 19, 2025
Starting at
5,569
Sep 15 - Sep 26, 2025
Starting at
5,569
Sep 20 - Oct 1, 2025
Starting at
6,219

At a Glance

Embrace the colorful history of the Canadian Maritime provinces on this journey to Nova Scotia, Cape Breton, Prince Edward Island and New Brunswick. Delve into the history of the port city of Halifax and the old town of Lunenburg. Gain insight into the intriguing Celtic and Acadian cultures including their music and customs. Discover the historic seaport of Charlottetown and absorb the natural beauty that awaits in the Maritimes.
Activity Level
Keep the Pace
Walking up to two miles per day; some uneven terrain and stairs. Getting on/off busses and ferries. Some days are full 12 hour days, including bus rides of 4-5 hours.

What You'll Learn

  • Discover the dynamic nature of coastal sand dune ecosystems in Prince Edward Island National Park.
  • Step back in time to 1744 at the Fortress of Louisbourg and learn about the battle between the French and the English for control of North America.
  • Enjoy local delicacies such as lobster and mussels, and revel in East Coast traditional music and entertainment at a local Ceilidh.

General Notes

Select dates are designated for small groups and are limited to 24 participants or less.
Featured Expert
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James White
James (Jay) White is an expert in history, having earned his PhD in Canadian History from McMaster University in 1994. After a two-year stint at Western Washington University, Jay migrated home to Nova Scotia where he has lived ever since, teaching a variety of historical subjects. He even instructed members of the Canadian Armed Forces in military history. In his free time, he enjoys hiking and photography, is a Toronto Blue Jays and Montreal Canadiens fan, and is of Loyalist and Acadian descent.

Please note: This expert may not be available for every date of this program.

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James White View biography
James (Jay) White is an expert in history, having earned his PhD in Canadian History from McMaster University in 1994. After a two-year stint at Western Washington University, Jay migrated home to Nova Scotia where he has lived ever since, teaching a variety of historical subjects. He even instructed members of the Canadian Armed Forces in military history. In his free time, he enjoys hiking and photography, is a Toronto Blue Jays and Montreal Canadiens fan, and is of Loyalist and Acadian descent.
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Cameron MacDonald View biography
Cameron Bennett MacDonald was born in Charlottetown, as a 9th generation Islander. Being between the theatre and history of the Island his entire childhood, it only made sense that Cameron joined the Confederation players in 2013, a historical reenactment troupe. The troupe combined a knowledge of history and group leading experience, with a theatrical side as well, a job to honor both his parents. As the troupe’s artistic supervisor, he writes historical vignettes and shares his knowledge with those around him.
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