Newfoundland Explorer

Trips & Tours // Canada Atlantic // 7 Days

Culture/History, Guaranteed Departures, National Parks


Come to the place where the New World begins.

Once called the Edge of the Earth, Newfoundland delivers a unique vacation experience. Get up close with a humpback whale, visit a handful of UNESCO World Heritage Sites, get a taste of traditional 'screech' and explore a rich culture and history.

TAP Rating: TAP Superior


Highlights include:

  • Deluxe Motorcoach Transportation
  • Atlantic Canada Tour Director
  • Gros Morne National Park - UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Scenic Boat Tour in Gros Morne
  • Screech In Ceremony
  • Twillingate
  • Long Point Lighthouse
  • Prime Berth Fishery & Heritage Centre
  • Terra Nova National Park
  • Cape Bonavista Lighthouse Provincial Historic Site
  • Trinity
  • Guided tour of St. John's
  • Cape Spear National Historic Site
  • Boat Tour on Witless Bay Ecological Reserve
  • 8 night’s accommodation
  • 15 meals

Day 1: Arrive Corner Brook, NL
Travel to Corner Brook, Newfoundland & Labrador where you will spend the first night of your tour. Glynmill Inn or similar - Corner Brook, NL

Day 2: Corner Brook - Cow Head, NL
Today, a transfer* is included from Corner Brook to Cow Head, where you will meet your Tour Director and traveling companions late this afternoon. Shallow Bay Motel or similar - Cow Head, NL (B, D)

*Please note: this is a transfer day with no sightseeing included.

Day 3: Gros Morne local touring
Discover why Gros Morne National Park, a UNESCO Heritage Site, is truly one of the highlights of your trip with a scenic boat tour on Bonne Bay; be on the look-out for the bald eagles that frequent the deep waters of the fjord. Also visit Tablelands; this mountain of flat-topped rock of a kind usually found only deep in the earth's mantle in an awe-inspiring sight. Today will be a unforgettable experience; some say the scenery that Gros Morne offers is unequaled in Eastern Canada. Shallow Bay Motel or similar - Cow Head, NL (B, BL, D)

Option: For the selected departures listed below, passengers may request on booking to take a scenic boat tour on Western Brook Pond and visit Broom Point Fishing Premises in lieu of the scenic boat tour of Bonne Bay and visit to Tablelands. While some may consider the boat tour on Western Brook Pond to be a superior outing, please notes that there is a 45 minute (3 km/ 2 miles) from the parking lot to the dock and a 45 minute walk back. This option must be requested on booking. 
2018
: July 3, 10, 24, 31; August 7, 21, 28; September 4

Day 4: Cow Head - Gander
Have your camera at the ready as your time in Gros Morne National Park draws to a close. Later, travel through Central Newfoundland on to Gander where you will spend the night. Before checking into your hotel, visit the North Atlantic Aviation Museum which hosts a variety of artifacts and displays chronicling Gander's role in development of transatlantic aviation. Sinbad's Hotel or similar - Gander, NL (B)

Day 5: Gander to Clarenville
A scenic drive along the rocky coast of Notre Dame Bay leads to the beautiful outports of Twillingate where you will visit Long Ponit Lighthouse and the Prime Berth Fishery & heritage Centre. Keep your camera clsoe at hand for wildlife as you drive through the Terra Nova National Park and on to Clarenville, your home for the next two nights. St. Jude Hotel ot similar - Clarenville NL (B, L, D)

Day 6: Bonavista & Trinity Touring
Today you will experience two quaint, historic towns. First, visit Bonavista, where John Cabot first arrived in North America in 1497. Learn about the head life of the light keepers at Cape Bonavista Lighthouse Provincial Historic Site before continuing on to charming Trinity. Stroll the lanes and explore the many historic buildings preserved from the 18th century. St. Jude Hotel or similar - Clarenville, NL (B, L, D)

Day 7: Clarenville - St. John's
Continue on to the intriguing old seaport of St. John's, your home for the next two-nights. North America's oldest city and Newfoundland's capital boosts a stunning location in the granite cliffs and slopes of the Avalon Peninsula. Enjoy a city tour featuring the Victorian architecture of the downtown area, the busy modern waterfront, the Cathedral of St. John Baptist, Confederation building, and the panoramic view from Signal Hill. Delta St. John's Hotel & Conference Centre or similar - St. John's, NL (B, D)

Day 8: St. John's Touring
This morning, visit Bay Bull for one of the highlights of your trip, a boat tour in the Witless Bay Ecological Reserve to search for puffins and other seabirds. Next is a visit to the most easterly point in North America, Cape Spear National Historic Site. The afternoon is yours to explore St. John's at your leisure. Delta St. John's Hotel & Conference Centre or similar - St. John's, NL (B)

Day 9: Depart St. John's
Depart St. John's for your flight home. Atlantic Tours' arrangements end on checkout from the hotel.

Departure Date: Tour Status: Price Per Person (U.S. Dollars):
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July 3, 2018 Available Guaranteed$1,995$2,505$1,832
July 10, 2018 Available Guaranteed$1,995$2,505$1,832
July 24, 2018 Available Guaranteed$1,995$2,505$1,832
July 31, 2018 Available Guaranteed$1,995$2,505$1,832
August 7, 2018 Available Guaranteed$1,995$2,505$1,832
August 21, 2018 Available Guaranteed$1,995$2,505$1,832
August 28, 2018 Available Guaranteed$1,995$2,505$1,832
September 4, 2018 Available Guaranteed$1,995$2,505$1,832
September 18, 2018 Available Guaranteed$1,995$2,505$1,832

Arrival Instructions

Arrive to Deer Lake, NL by anytime via Deer Lake Regional Airport (YDF)


Departure Instructions

Depart from St. John''s, NL after anytime via St. John''s International Airport (YYT)


Payment Policy

Deposit: $ 200.00 per person due at time of booking - final payment due 45 days prior to departure


Cancellation Policy

Up until 45 days prior to departure: deposit will be retained; 45 - 31 days prior: 50% of tour price will be retained; 30 days prior and onward: no refund.

Motorcoach transportation
Fully escorted by Tour Director
14 meals
All admissions for items listed in itinerary
Gratuities on included meals and for local guides (except Tour Director and Driver)
Luggage handling of one suitcase per person

Two English/German Bilingual Departures: June 19 and September 4, 2018 

Price Per Person:
Plus  15% Tax
Quad rates also available

Itinerary

Day 1: Arrive Corner Brook, NL
Travel to Corner Brook, Newfoundland & Labrador where you will spend the first night of your tour. Glynmill Inn or similar - Corner Brook, NL

Day 2: Corner Brook - Cow Head, NL
Today, a transfer* is included from Corner Brook to Cow Head, where you will meet your Tour Director and traveling companions late this afternoon. Shallow Bay Motel or similar - Cow Head, NL (B, D)

*Please note: this is a transfer day with no sightseeing included.

Day 3: Gros Morne local touring
Discover why Gros Morne National Park, a UNESCO Heritage Site, is truly one of the highlights of your trip with a scenic boat tour on Bonne Bay; be on the look-out for the bald eagles that frequent the deep waters of the fjord. Also visit Tablelands; this mountain of flat-topped rock of a kind usually found only deep in the earth's mantle in an awe-inspiring sight. Today will be a unforgettable experience; some say the scenery that Gros Morne offers is unequaled in Eastern Canada. Shallow Bay Motel or similar - Cow Head, NL (B, BL, D)

Option: For the selected departures listed below, passengers may request on booking to take a scenic boat tour on Western Brook Pond and visit Broom Point Fishing Premises in lieu of the scenic boat tour of Bonne Bay and visit to Tablelands. While some may consider the boat tour on Western Brook Pond to be a superior outing, please notes that there is a 45 minute (3 km/ 2 miles) from the parking lot to the dock and a 45 minute walk back. This option must be requested on booking. 
2018
: July 3, 10, 24, 31; August 7, 21, 28; September 4

Day 4: Cow Head - Gander
Have your camera at the ready as your time in Gros Morne National Park draws to a close. Later, travel through Central Newfoundland on to Gander where you will spend the night. Before checking into your hotel, visit the North Atlantic Aviation Museum which hosts a variety of artifacts and displays chronicling Gander's role in development of transatlantic aviation. Sinbad's Hotel or similar - Gander, NL (B)

Day 5: Gander to Clarenville
A scenic drive along the rocky coast of Notre Dame Bay leads to the beautiful outports of Twillingate where you will visit Long Ponit Lighthouse and the Prime Berth Fishery & heritage Centre. Keep your camera clsoe at hand for wildlife as you drive through the Terra Nova National Park and on to Clarenville, your home for the next two nights. St. Jude Hotel ot similar - Clarenville NL (B, L, D)

Day 6: Bonavista & Trinity Touring
Today you will experience two quaint, historic towns. First, visit Bonavista, where John Cabot first arrived in North America in 1497. Learn about the head life of the light keepers at Cape Bonavista Lighthouse Provincial Historic Site before continuing on to charming Trinity. Stroll the lanes and explore the many historic buildings preserved from the 18th century. St. Jude Hotel or similar - Clarenville, NL (B, L, D)

Day 7: Clarenville - St. John's
Continue on to the intriguing old seaport of St. John's, your home for the next two-nights. North America's oldest city and Newfoundland's capital boosts a stunning location in the granite cliffs and slopes of the Avalon Peninsula. Enjoy a city tour featuring the Victorian architecture of the downtown area, the busy modern waterfront, the Cathedral of St. John Baptist, Confederation building, and the panoramic view from Signal Hill. Delta St. John's Hotel & Conference Centre or similar - St. John's, NL (B, D)

Day 8: St. John's Touring
This morning, visit Bay Bull for one of the highlights of your trip, a boat tour in the Witless Bay Ecological Reserve to search for puffins and other seabirds. Next is a visit to the most easterly point in North America, Cape Spear National Historic Site. The afternoon is yours to explore St. John's at your leisure. Delta St. John's Hotel & Conference Centre or similar - St. John's, NL (B)

Day 9: Depart St. John's
Depart St. John's for your flight home. Atlantic Tours' arrangements end on checkout from the hotel.

Pricing & Availability

Inclusions

Motorcoach transportation
Fully escorted by Tour Director
14 meals
All admissions for items listed in itinerary
Gratuities on included meals and for local guides (except Tour Director and Driver)
Luggage handling of one suitcase per person

Two English/German Bilingual Departures: June 19 and September 4, 2018 

Price Per Person:
Plus  15% Tax
Quad rates also available



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