Country Travel Discoveries 2017 Discovery Tours Catalog (Final Edition) : Page 15

186 7—20 150 NEW Tou T To ou o u ris r s m No ri N o va v Sc c ot oti ti a Nova Scotia & Prince Edward Island Explore Canada’s Stunning Atlantic Provinces From rugged cliffs and sandy beaches to wildlife-filled bays and peaceful coves, Nova Scotia’s beauty beckons. Travel the Cabot Trail, among the world’s most scenic drives; see picturesque Peggy’s Cove Lighthouse, and experience the well-preserved colonial heritage of Old Town Lunenberg. In New Brunswick, discover the dynamic tides of Hopewell Rocks. You’ll also roam gorgeous Prince Edward Island, home of Anne of Green Gables and “Birthplace of the Confederation”. A truly stunning coastal discovery and a perfect way to celebrate Canada’s Sesquicentennial! Discover Scotch & Acadian Cultures DAY 1—WELCOME TO NOVA SCOTIA! Start your trip with a delightful welcome reception with your Discovery Director and fellow guests. DAY 2—HALIFAX CITY TOUR/CAPE BRETON ISLAND This morning enjoy a city tour of beautiful Halifax. Highlights include the Citadel, the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic, and Fairview Lawn Cemetery, resting place to 121 victims of the Titanic. After time on your own, you’ll continue on to Cape Breton Island, en route finding excel-lent photo opportunities by the Canso Strait and Porcu-pine Mountain. Unpack for two nights in Baddeck. B, D Op Option—Sail the Bras d’Or Lakes Enjoy an entertaining narrated cruise on all of the Bras d’Or Lakes, observing majestic Bald Eagles overhead, Alexander Graham Bell’s mansion ov Beinn Bhreagh, and the beautiful Baddeck shore-line. Price: $30 per person. Tour T our u r ism Nov ova Sco tia Cabot Trail DAY 3—CABOT TRAIL/BIT OF SCOTLAND/PARK WILDLIFE Bring your camera for the Cabot Trail, among the world’s most scenic drives. The route begins in the Margaree Valley, famed for salmon fish-ing. We’ll get a taste of Scotland visiting Tartans & Treasures store, where Richard and Nia Connors will show you their wonderful kilts, sweaters and hats. Traveling along the shore of the Gulf of St. Lawrence, notice the area’s Acadian culture and heritage. A stop to see the traditional fine hooked tapestries at the Flora’s craft shop is a must. Continuing on just past Cheticamp, you’ll visit Cape Breton Highlands National Park to wit-CONTINUED ON PAGE 16  855-744-TRIP (8747) 15 Tou T To ou u ris m No N o v va a Sc S c ot o t ti a/I zzy y De D m mps p ey ps y Peggy’s Cove Lighthouse 17

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