Vikings and folklore, jigs and reels and Cod tongues and Screech; combine this with awe-inspiring scenery and top it off with a heartwarming dialect and you have the threads that make up a colourful cultural tapestry known as Newfoundland Labrador Our adventure begins with a flight from Pearson International Airport to St. John’s Newfoundland where we are met by your Newfoundland tour director and taken to our hotel for a three night stay.
St. John’s is one of the oldest communities in North America, founded over 500 years ago by Giovanni Caboto a.k.a. John Cabot. During our time here we visit Signal Hill for an outstanding view of the city as well as the seemingly endless ocean. A Boat Cruise takes us to the Bird Island Sanctuary where you see Gannets and terns and watch as delightful Puffins pop out of the water like tiny corks. At Cape Spear we find the oldest surviving lighthouse in Newfoundland situated at the most easterly point of land in North America!