Canada Forums

Start a new topic Change Forum
Advanced search

Argentia, Newfoundland Question

Jump to last reply

We are planning a trip to Newfoundland this July. We will be taking the overnight ferry from North Sydney, Nova Scotia, to Argentia, Newfoundland, and arrive around 10:00 in the morning. My question: Would it make sense to spend one night in the Argentia/Placentia area in order to explore the environs (if there are environs worth exploring)? Or should we proceed directly to Saint John's (possibly w/ some scenic detours along the way) and base all our subsequent excursions to the Avalon Peninsula as day trips from there?

Thanks!

9 Replies |Back to top

| Add a Reply

Sign in to comment.

Recent Activity

  • Announcement:
  • Please Take Our Survey
    by Emily_D Fodor's Editor | Posted on Jan 20, 15 at 11:06 AM
View all Canada activity »
  1. 1 Driving from PEI to Edmonton, Alberta (end of Jan. beginning of Feb. 2015)
  2. 2 Calgary or Lake Louise?
  3. 3 Gulf Islands - anybody been to Galiano Island?
  4. 4 Trip Report Relentless Beauty - Panecott's Trip to the Canadian Rockies
  5. 5 Ottawa to East Coast Maritimes
  6. 6 Planning a trip to Ontario?
  7. 7 Vancouver Trip Feb 16-20,2015
  8. 8 Stay at Niagara Falls or downtown?
  9. 9 Travelling from Toronto to Quebec City and New Brunswick
  10. 10 itinerary help with a British Columbia+Alaska road trip
  11. 11 2 days in Vancouver
  12. 12 August trip to Montreal, Quebec and the Eastern Townships
  13. 13 Best way to get mobile data in Canada?
  14. 14 Montreal - Old Town or Plateau district?
  15. 15 8 days in NL
  16. 16 Montreal transportation pass
  17. 17 Ottawa and Thousand Islands
  18. 18 Best land travel for Canadian Maritines
  19. 19 First visit to Montreal, hotel and sightseeing recommendations needed
  20. 20 Newfoundland tent camping
  21. 21 Mother/daughter trip to Quebec City and Montreal!
  22. 22 2 months Canada and USA with alaska cruise
  23. 23 Thousand Islands
  24. 24 Crazy to Go to Montreal in Winter?
  25. 25 Vancouver Canada pocket wifi rental
View next 25 » Back to the top