Canada Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Canada activity »
  1. 1 Help with Niagara Falls and Toronto planning, please!
  2. 2 Niagara Falls/Toronto Itinerary Help
  3. 3 10 Days in Nova Scotia
  4. 4 Romantic 4-Day July Getaway Ideas Needed
  5. 5 Transportation questions Vancouver and Victoria
  6. 6 Jasper/Banff holiday help
  7. 7 9 Days in a Camper Van, Alberta Rockies Itinerary
  8. 8 Hotel near Stanley Parc
  9. 9 Looking for travel lapel pins HELP
  10. 10 Itinerary feedback, please
  11. 11 Need Help!! 1 week itinerary vancouver, whistler & islands
  12. 12 Vancouver and possibly elsewhere for two weeks?
  13. 13 Trip Report Ocean Odyssey: Vancouver Island (and Vancouver)
  14. 14 Canada's 150th anniversary in the Maritimes
  15. 15 Prince Edward Island-must do things
  16. 16 RoadTrip Toronto- PEI
  17. 17 Best Way
  18. 18 Nova Scotia & New Brunswick and New Foundland
  19. 19 Montreal and Quebec City in August
  20. 20 9 hour layover in Montreal, what to do?
  21. 21 Bay of Fundy
  22. 22 Toronto 2 nights from Buffalo
  23. 23 Best way to do Vancouver to Calgary as a group
  24. 24 First trip to Vancouver
  25. 25 40th birthday party ideas in canada, May 5th 2017
View next 25 » Back to the top

Maritime Itinerary - 10 days

Jump to last reply

My husband and I have started to plan our trip to the Maritimes somewhere around early July. We will be mainly focusing on Nova Scotia with 1-2 days in PEI and are considering New Brunswick if we have time.

Here's our very very rough itinerary/plan. We are slightly flexible (we may be able to add a day or 2 if absolutely necessary). I'm getting overwhelmed at all of this planning. We are the type of people who like to cram as much as we can see into one day (but forcefully try to stop and smell the flowers). If there's anything ridiculous about this itinerary or if there is a MUST see place I am missing, please let me know? We would like to see Hopewell Rocks and the Advocate Harbour areas, but I fear it's too much driving and would take too much time. I would appreciate any help advice I can get. We love great food, spotting wild/sea life, and beautiful scenery. Could care less about history/museums/galleries, etc.

Day 1 Arrive in Halifax (evening)
Day 2 Halifax (explore) -Spring Garden Rd. for shopping
Day 3 Halifax to Liverpool (drive down exploring Chester, Mahone Bay, Lunenburg) to Digby (3:45 driving)
Day 4 Digby (whale watching, beaches) - Annapolis Valley for Scallops - if time, drive to Caribou (3:36).
Day 5 Digby to Caribou (3:36), Ferry to PEI (explore Charlottetown)
Day 6 PEI - Explore PEI National Park, take ferry back to Caribou (evening)
Day 7 Caribou to Baddeck (2:19). Explore Baddeck (Bras d'Or Lakes, Alexander Graham Bell, Gift Shops) - decide about fortress.
Day 8 ½ Cabot Trail (2:00) - find a puffin/whale/seal tour and a hotel for stop half way through Cabot Trail)
Day 9 Finish Cabot Trail (2:00) - drive back to Halifax (3:37)
Day 10 Depart from Halifax (morning)

8 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement