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PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND From Green Gable house to the red soil and green fields, to the ultra modern Confederation Bridge, Prince Edward Island has it all. Come with us as we explore this historic and tranquil province!
PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND
From Green Gable house to the red soil and green fields, to the ultra modern Confederation Bridge, Prince Edward Island has it all. Come with us as we explore this historic and tranquil province!
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|7:00 am||Depart Kingston: Shrine Club 3260 Princess St. at Collins Bay Rd.
This morning we begin our journey to the storybook island of PEI traveling through Ontario, Quebec to New Brunswick where we will overnight in Edmundston at the Four Points by Sheraton. 506-739-7321
|We start our day with a continental breakfast, continuing through the province of New Brunswick before arriving in beautiful Prince Edward Island by way of the Confederation Bridge. After crossing this 13-Kilometer bridge, we take time to visit the Gateway Village featuring crafts, souvenirs and food pavilions. We make our way to Summerside, our home for the next 4 nights. Summerside’s historic architecture, fascinating museums and nonstop festivals are sure to delights. Our hotel for the next 4 nights is the Quality Inn and Suites, Summerside (902-436-2295). After checking into the hotel we will enjoy an included dinner together.|
|Enjoy your continental breakfast this morning. Our day begins with a scenic drive towards Charlottetown. Once there, we will enjoy a 2 hour guided tour with a local guide of this Capital City where the father of Confederation met to create Canada. Following the guided tour you will have time on our own for lunch. We will meet again in order to claim our seats for the afternoon performance of Anne of Green Gables, The Musical – Canada’s longest running Musical. Dinner is included this evening in Charlottetown. Return to Summerside following dinner.|
|Continental breakfast to start our day! The fun begin with an informal drive to the “North Shore” area. We will visit the famous Cavendish Beach; along with Green Gables Heritage Site and Avonlea Village. You will have plenty of opportunity for pictures so be sure to bring along your camera. During the scenic drive you will see bright red soil, the rolling green hills, and quaint fishing villages which make this province a magnificent place to visit. This evening we will enjoy a traditional lobster dinner.|
|Following our continental breakfast this morning, we start our adventure by heading up to the North Cape. En route we will detour to visit the amazing Bottle Houses. Here we will witness over 25,000 recycled bottles ingenuously cemented together to create this unique attraction. Back to the main highway we continue on our northwestern drive, reaching North Cape close to lunch. Here we will enjoy the spectacular view and learn about the North Cape Wind Farm; which was developed by the Prince Edward Island Energy Corporation. It consists of 16 Vestas wind turbines, each rated at 660 KW, for a total installed capacity of 10.56 Megawatts – enough to power over 4,000 homes. Lunch is on your own.
This afternoon we will visit the PEI Potato Museum. Located in the community of O’Leary in the western part of Canada’s smallest province, it is surrounded by fertile potato growing fields where the humble potato has played an important role in the economy for many years. the museum depicts an interesting display of the potato industry, and houses a large collection of farm implements and machinery related to the growing and harvesting of potatoes. In fact, this museum contains the largest exhibit of potato artifacts in the world! Again, we’ll enjoy an included dinner.
|Today we say goodbye to Prince Edward Island and turn out watches back as we travel back across the Confederation Bridge en route to Riviere Du Loop for our final night together. Our hotel this evening is the Hotel Universal, 311 Boulevard Hotel de Ville, Riviere du Loop, (1-800-265-0072).|
|Our travels continue back through Quebec and Ontario arriving home in the early evening.|
|PRICE PER PERSON|
- $100 deposit due at time of booking
- Balance is due 60 days prior to depature
- Acceptable forms of payment are cash, cheque, debit, Visa or Mastercard.
- Refunds are not available within 45 days of travel date.
- Bookings are transferable.
|5:30 am||Depart Belleville: Maple Leaf Tours Office, 81 Millennium Parkway (parking)|
|6:00 am||Depart Napanee: Flying J Northeast Corner|
|7:00 am||Depart Kingston: Shrine Club 3260 Princess St. at Collins Bay Rd.|
|7:15 am||Depart Gananoque: Hwy 2 Carpool Lot|
|7:45 am||Depart Brockville: Food Basics Jefferson Dr|
|6:45 am||Depart Ottawa: Robbies Italian Restaurant, 1531 St. Laurent Blvd|
|7:10 am||Depart Ottawa: All Saints Lutheran Church, 1061 Pinecrest Rd.|
|7:40 am||Depart Kemptville: Stinsons Gas Bar Hwy 43|
Four Points by Sheraton Edmundston is conveniently located in the city centre. Our premier spot is walking distance from the Edmundston Convention Centre for easy access to events. We’re also a short drive from the New Brunswick Botanical Gardens and Grey Rock Casino. When you return to the hotel, take a dip in our indoor pool and get in a workout at our 24-hour fitness centre. Our on-site restaurant offers American comfort food for lunch and dinner. In our spacious accommodations, you can settle in and get a peaceful night’s sleep in plush beds topped with fluffy pillows and crisp linens. Complimentary Wi-Fi makes it easy to check the news or your e-mail while enjoying dinner from our room service. Looking for something to make your stay special?
Welcome to the Quality Inn & Suites Garden of the Gulf, a Summerside hotel near Confederation Bridge. The Quality Inn & Suites® Garden of the Gulf is centrally located in the picturesque city of Summerside, PE located next door to the College of Piping and Celtic Performing Arts of Canada and Brothers 2 Restaurant and Dinner Theatre. This Summerside hotel is located just minutes from Harbourfront Theatre, Credit Union Place, Spinnakers Landing, Green Shore Beach and Boardwalk. Confederation Bridge and the Charlottetown Airport are also a short drive away.
Welcome to Hotel Universel Riviere-du-Loup Hotel Universel in Riviere-du-Loup is pleased to welcome you to its brand-new, 301-rooms hotel in Riviere-du-Loup including 81 newly-built units. Hotel Universel offers a complete range of services specially designed to accommodate all the needs of its clientele, both business and tourist. Hotel Universel is your choice hotel in Riviere-du-Loup. We pride ourselves in being able to meet the expectations of all types of travelers with our variety of services and amenities, which is unique for a hotel in Riviere-du-Loup. Our extensive facilities include a state-of-the-art convention centre equipped with the latest in high-tech equipment; our excellent team of experienced lodging and food service professionals will ensure that your activities are an unqualified success.
Guided tour of Charlottetown
Anne of Green Gables the Musical
Anne of Green Gable Heritage Park
Green Gables House
PEI Potato Museum
BEFORE YOU GO
- For the comfort of fellow travelers, kindly refrain from using scented products such as perfume, cologne and other fragrances.
- Tipping for driver and tour director is voluntary depending on quality of service
- Refunds are not available within 30 days of travel.
- Important: Maple Leaf Tours strongly recommends purchasing out of province Medical Insurance. Allianz Insurance is available through Maple Leaf Tours.
Tico Reg: 50023381