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“Join us for an Old Time Down Home Newfoundland Tour from St. Anthony to St. John’s. You will experience nothing like it! The unique culture and hospitality of this island combined with its scenery and wildlife are amazing! You will see some moose, whales, icebergs, puffins & a lot more.”


 

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DAY 1:  THURSDAY, AUGUST 11 – FREDERICTON TO FERRY (SYDNEY NS)
Welcome aboard! Today we begin our 11 days of adventure and excitement as we make our way towards Newfoundland. Tonight, we will board the ferry in North Sydney where we will sleep on the ferry.


DAY 2:  FRIDAY, AUGUST 12 – PORT-AUX-BASQUES NL TO ST. ANTHONY
7:00am - Departure
This morning after breakfast, we will start our journey by heading up the Northern Peninsula passing through Gros Morne National Park with valleys, spectacular fjords, mountains and stunning scenery en-route to our destination of St. Anthony where we will stay for two (2) nights.  We will stop for lunch.  After lunch, we will stop at Arches Provincial Park. Don't forget your camera as you may see numerous moose along the way today.

Tonight, after dinner on your own (plenty of choice near the hotel and restaurant in the hotel), you will be able to relax for the night and get ready for a great Newfoundland trip.

DAY 3:  SATURDAY, AUGUST 13 – ST. ANTHONY
6:45am - Breakfast
8:20am – Departure
After breakfast, we will head to the most Northern tip of Newfoundland to visit the Statue of Leif Erickson who landed there over 1000 years ago and thus the Viking Settlement was born. We will step back in time as we venture out to L’Anse aux Meadows, home of the Viking People and the remains of the Norse buildings. 
 
After lunch, we join the Alcock family for an award-winning Newfoundland boat tour experience; Icebergs, whales, dolphins and seabirds are routinely seen on this tour. It is an exciting ecological and cultural journey into Newfoundland’s unique heritage. We will visit the scenic coastal waters off St. Anthony and during the tour there will be a live interpretation program on the marine wildlife and culture of the region. *A visit of Grenfell Historic Properties is an alternate excursion for those that don’t do well on water or in case of inclement weather.
 
Tonight, for dinner, we will go eat at a great local restaurant where we will have some local music. (Dinner included) Beautiful locations!



DAY 4:  SUNDAY, AUGUST 14 – ST. ANTHONY TO DEER LAKE
6:30am – Breakfast - 7:30am - Departure
Today after breakfast we head back down the beautiful scenic coast retracing our footsteps and keeping our eyes open for moose. We will make a few interesting stops in Gros Morne National Park which is also a World Heritage Site, as well as enjoy lunch and then do a boat tour at Norris Point. We will then continue and overnight in Deer Lake.  Tonight, we will have a dinner buffet (Pizza & Garlic Fingers) at the hotel. (Included)           

DAY 5:  MONDAY, AUGUST 15 – DEER LAKE TO GANDER
Flexible Schedule for Breakfast - 9:15am - Departure
After a restful night and a delicious breakfast, we will start making our way to Gander while visiting and touring Newfoundland’s beautiful scenery along the way! Tonight, you will have a relaxing night at the hotel. There are also plenty of food options near the hotel and also inside.

DAY 6:  TUESDAY, AUGUST 16 – (GANDER) TWILLINGATE
We will enjoy beautiful scenery with tickles, runs and inlets as we head for Twillingate, a.k.a. Iceberg Alley, where we will have lunch at a winery (Included).

In the afternoon, we will visit the Long Point Lighthouse Centre and the very interesting Prime Berth Fishing Museum. We will then drive a short distance to overnight in the town of Gander, crossroads of the world and inspiration for the Tony award winning Broadway play, Come From Away.

DAY 7:  WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 17 – (GANDER TO CLARENVILLE) BONAVISTA & TRINITY
Today after breakfast, we head out to the historical town of Bonavista. We will have lunch at the historic harbor front area and then after lunch we will visit The Matthew Legacy and then the Cape Bonavista Lighthouse and the puffin colony. After we will head to Trinity to visit the Old Trinity Historic site and have dinner with amazing views.

After dinner in Trinity, we will then head to the hotel where we will have an old-fashioned Newfoundland Kitchen Party with dancing and of course you will all become “Honorary Newfoundlanders”!!
And be Screeched-In.

DAY 8:  THURSDAY, AUGUST 18 – CLARENVILLE TO ST. JOHN’S
7:00am – Breakfast - 8:30am - Departure
This morning after breakfast, we will depart for St. John's, the province's capital city where we will make our home for the next two (2) nights. Before we check in, we will stop for our last amazing boat tour at O’Brien’s Whale & Puffins award winning tour.  After lunch, we will head to visit a nice museum called The Rooms, a museum that brings together the Provincial Archives, Art Galleries and the Museum of Newfoundland and then we will check-in to our amazing hotel in St. John’s.

The remainder of the evening is yours to explore one of the oldest cities in Canada. Enjoy your time here! We will offer drop off and pick up to the mall and other area in St. John’s.

DAY 9:  FRIDAY, AUGUST 19 – ST. JOHN’S
9:00am - Departure
This morning after breakfast, we will welcome aboard a local guide who will explore this great City of St. John’s with us visiting Signal Hill, Cabot Tower, Quidi Vidi Fishing Village, Government House, Roman Catholic Basilica and many other historic sites throughout the city. After lunch, we will head for Cape Spear National Park, the most easterly point of land in North America. Cape Spear offers spectacular coastal scenery as well as WW 2-gun emplacements and the oldest lighthouse in Newfoundland. We will then take a drive to the quaint fishing village Petty Harbour.

Tonight, we will have our “Farewell Dinner” at the hotel and talk about our amazing trip to Newfoundland with your new friends you made on the trip.

DAY 10:  SATURDAY, AUGUST 20 – ST. JOHN’S TO ARGENTIA AND FERRY
After a delicious breakfast, we begin to make our way to Argentia where we will take an overnight ferry ride to Sydney Nova Scotia. But we will first visit the Geo Centre and have lunch before heading to the ferry terminal.

Our ferry departs at 5:00pm and is scheduled to arrive in Sydney at 9:00am tomorrow.  We will have cabin accommodations on the ferry.

DAY 11:  SUNDAY, AUGUST 21 – SYDNEY TO NOVA SCOTIA & NEW BRUNSWICK
This morning we dock in Sydney NS right after breakfast. We will make our way back to our destinations.
 
CITY / TOWN ARRIVAL TIME LOCATION / ADDRESS
Masstown 1:00 PM Masstown Market
Aulac 2:00 PM Aulac Big Stop - 170 Aulac Rd.
Moncton 3:00 PM The Brick – 75 Trinity Dr.
Moncton 3:10 PM Four Points Sheraton – 40 Lady Ada Blvd.
Rothesay 4:30 PM Irving Big Stop Restaurant - 2870 NB-1
Fredericton 6:00 PM Blue Canoe (former Irving Big Stop) - 415 Nevers Rd.
*** SUBJECT TO CHANGE ***
 


Price (includes hotels, tax, fees, transportation & highlights) per person
(Canadian Funds)

GUEST PER ROOM REGULAR PRICE PRICE WITH EBB PRICE WITH EBB & PIF
4 $2499 $2499 $2499
3 $2699 $2699 $2699
2 $2899 $2899 $2899
1 $3899 $3899 $3899

Deposit of $300 per person is required to reserve your seat
Full payment due 60 days before departure

Deposit or full payment is non-refundable.
We strongly suggest travel insurance.
* The itinerary and the hotel are subject to change.
*Events/activities time is subject to change. We will try our best to keep everything on schedule.

TO BOOK OR FOR MORE INFO, PLEASE CALL:
(506) 804-0989 OR TOLL FREE: (844) 804-0989



Things to Remember  J

1. Don’t Forget your medication if you need any.
2. Evenings may be cold, bring a sweater or jacket and be prepared for rainy days.
3. The temperature in the bus is set at 21-22 degrees. Dress in layers according to your preference. 
4. Tour Guide and driver will help with the baggage handling at hotels.
5. Each person is allowed one suitcase to be tagged and one carry on case.
6. Any untagged baggage will be left on motor coach
7. Come to the coach as soon as you are ready, we will depart earlier if everyone is on board
8. Don’t be the one that is always last on the coach.
9. Seats are assigned for the whole trip. We have no problem for passengers switching between themselves.
10. Smoking or vaping is not allowed on the motor coach and within nine (9) meters from the door
11. Morning and afternoon breaks are 15 minutes; lunch & dinner are 45 min/1 hour
12. Motor coach has a lavatory for emergencies. We stop for breaks every 2 hours +/-
13. Due to allergies, it is strictly prohibited to use perfume or cologne
14. Make sure you have proper Travel Medical Insurance for traveling outside Canada
15. If you are celebrating a birthday or anniversary, let the tour guide know
16. Please ensure you have your Passport with you (for USA Tours) or a picture ID for all other tours
17. Marihuana products are not allowed to be brought across any border (USA & Canada)
18. If you are late for a pick-up or departure, you may be responsible to get to the hotel or attraction at your own cost. (Dream Vacation Tours is not responsible for any cost incurred in the situation)
19. Industry average for gratuities is $4 to $8 per day for each the bus driver and the tour guide. ($44 to $88 per passenger) *Optional – See below

Gratuities Based on Industry Standard
* Happy = $4 per day * 11 days = $44 per passenger for each the Driver and Tour Guide
* Very happy = $6 per day * 11 days = $66 per passenger for each Driver and Tour Guide
* Extremely happy = $8 per day * 11 days = $88 per passenger for each Driver and Tour Guide

MERCI / THANK YOU!
 

Highlights

Highlights
- Deluxe Motor Coach Transportation from Fredericton, Saint John, Moncton, Aulac, Masstown and Sydney
- Marine Atlantic Ferry Crossing
- 10 nights’ accommodations / 11 days
- 8 hot breakfasts
- 3 lunches and 3 dinners included 
- Welcome Reception with music and “Screech In”
- Local Tour Guide
- 2 nights in one of the best rated/locations in Downtown St. John’s
- 2 cabin accommodations on ferry included on both ferry
- 3 different boat tours to see icebergs, whales & marine birds (weather permitting)
- Dream Vacation Tour Guide for complete tour
- Unlimited FREE cold water, snacks and more for the whole trip on the motor coach

Museums & Attractions Included:
- Prime Berth Fishing Museum
- L’Anse aux Meadows National Historic Site
- Gros Morne National Park
- Terra Nova National Park scenic drive
- Trinity Historic Sites
- Signal Hill
- Cape Spear
- Petty Harbour
- Arches Provincial Park
- Johnson Geo Centre in St. John’s
- Whale & Icebergs boat tour in St. Anthony
- Norris Point Boat Tour
- The Rooms Museum
- O’Brien’s Whale & Puffins Boat Tour
- Visiting Twillingate and the Long Point Lighthouse (Titanic Exbibit included)
- Cape Bonavista Lighthouse (Whale, Puffins & amazing views)
- The Matthew Legacy Site and more…
** Itinerary is subject to change based on weather and unforeseen circumstances.