The Acadian Coast Travel Guide
Fodor's Nova Scotia & Atlantic Canada
Plan Your The Acadian Coast Vacation
History and nature meet on the Tantramar salt marshes east of Moncton. Bounded by the upper reaches of the Bay of Fundy, the province of Nova Scotia, and the Northumberland Strait, the region is rich in history and culture. The inspiration for Canadian artists such as Alex Colville and of poets from Sir Charles G. D. Roberts to Douglas Lochhead, the marshes provide a highly productive wetland habitat, and the region is among North America's major migratory bird routes.
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Things To Do in The Acadian Coast
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- $119 -- N.Y.: Niagara Riverside Mansion w/$100 in Credits Barton Hill Hotel & Spa
- $29 -- Award-Winning Dinner for 2 in Toronto, Half Off Pero Restaurant & Lounge
- $185 -- Vancouver Island Seaside Stay w/Breakfast, 30% Off Sooke Harbour House
- $18 -- Calgary Corn Maze: Day Passes incl. Games, Reg. $33 Calgary Corn Maze & Fun Farm
- $183 -- Quebec-Area 4-Bedroom Chalet, 50% Off Blueberry Lake Resort
- $138 -- Downtown Halifax Hotel w/Breakfast & Dinner, 30% Off Homewood Suites by Hilton Halifax-Downtown
- $102 -- Canada: Kananaskis Rocky Mountain Retreat, 45% Off Delta Lodge at Kananaskis
- $93 -- Quebec: Mont-Tremblant Mountaintop Suite, Half Off Cap Tremblant
- $98* & up -- Toronto: Summer Fares from Across the US, O/W Toronto Escapes
- $39 -- IMAX Tickets w/$70 Ruth's Chris Dining Credit for 2 IMAX/Ruth's Chris
- $159 -- Downtown Vancouver Hotel w/Parking, 40% Off Century Plaza Hotel & Spa
- $649 & up -- Weeklong Alaska Cruise on Norwegian American Express Travel
- $129 -- 4-Diamond Calgary Hotel: Weekends w/Parking Westin Calgary
- $234-$287 -- Vancouver Stanley Park Hotel w/Parking, 40% Off The Westin Bayshore Vancouver
- $157-$183 -- Downtown Toronto Hotel w/Wi-Fi & Parking The Westin Harbour Castle Toronto
- $139 -- Niagara 4-Star Getaway w/$130 in Extras, Save 50% Marriott Niagara Falls Fallsview
- $39 -- Downtown Hamilton Dinner for 2, Reg. $65 Incognito Restaurant & Wine Bar
- $36 -- Toronto Dinner Cruise w/Skyline Views, 50% Off Jubilee Queen Cruise Lines
- $189 -- Vancouver All-Suite Summer Stay w/Parking, $80 Off Delta Vancouver Suites
- $39 -- Hot-Stone Massage & Facial near Toronto, 70% Off Signature Spa
- $49 -- Award-Winning Dinner for 2 in Toronto, Reg. $82 Buonanotte
- $75 -- Massage & Facial near Toronto, Reg. $140 Natura Day Spa
- $59 -- Toronto: Italian Dinner for 2, Half Off Sabatino's Ristorante
- $49 -- Toronto: Steakhouse Lunch for 2, Reg. $90 Bardi's Steak House
- $89 -- Toronto: Award-Winning Steak Dinner for 2, Reg. $163 Bardi's Steak House
- $20 -- 'Bodies Revealed' Exhibit in Niagara Falls, Reg. $35 Bodies Exhibit: Niagara Falls, Canada
- $29 -- Chocolate-Making Socials at Toronto Bars, Reg. $65 Chocolate Tales
- $25 -- Stand Up Paddleboard in Toronto, Half Off Toronto Adventures Inc.
- $25 -- Toronto: Kayak the Humber River, Half Off Toronto Adventures Inc.
- $49 -- Toronto: Canoe on Humber River, Half Off Toronto Adventures Inc.
- $79 -- Toronto: 6-Course Chef's Dinner for 2, Reg. $140 Globe Bistro
- $49 -- Toronto: Italian Dinner for 2, Reg. $102 Baldini Restaurant
- $169 -- Hilton Spa & Pool Day near Toronto, Reg. $330 eforea Spa at Hilton Toronto/Markham Suites
- $339 & up -- Canada & New England Cruises on Carnival Carnival Cruise Lines
- $3.50 & up -- Hamilton Museums thru Fall, 50% Off City of Hamilton
- $89 -- Toronto: 38th-Floor Dinner for 2 w/Views, 55% Off Toula Ristorante & Bar
- $45 -- Top-Rated Dinner for 2 near Toronto, Half Off Social Resto-Lounge
- $69 -- Toronto: Award-Winning Dinner for 2, Reg. $146 The Doctor's House
- $109 -- Drive a Ferrari at Toronto Motorsports Park, 55% Off Toronto Motorsports Park
- $49 -- Toronto: Italian Dinner for 2 w/Wine, Reg. $96 Tutto Pronto
- $16 -- Safari Niagara Day Pass thru Summer, Reg. $30 Safari Niagara
- $59 -- Toronto Spa Day: Facial & Pedi, Reg. $115 Avantika Spa
- $75 -- Toronto: Massage w/Facial & Scrub, Save $145 Zen Spa
- $39 -- Toronto: Cocktails & Small Plates for 2, Reg. $68 East Thirty-Six
- $59 -- Presale: Summer Whitewater Rafting in Banff, 50% Off Chinook Rafting
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