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  • 8 Days | 14 Meals
  • Multiple Dates
  • $1877

Experience the Sights, Sounds and Flavors of the Gulf

Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island Garden Getaway

Explore the Horticulture of Canada’s Atlantic Provinces

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Aug 17 - Aug 24, 2020
8 days | 7 nights • 13 meals
Starting at $2897

“Join me on this fascinating garden tour of Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island. We’ll visit the oldest Victorian-style garden in North America, the enchanting Tangled Garden and the impressive Veseys Seeds. This Canadian horticultural exploration is not to be missed!”

— Jeff Epping, Director of Horticulture, Olbrich Botanical Gardens, Madison, Wisconsin

 


  • Travel with Jeff Epping, Olbrich Botanical Gardens Horticulturist
  • Tour the Anne of Green Gables home
  • See Peggy’s Cove lighthouse
  • Tour the lush island of Cape Breton with a coastal drive along Cabot Trail
  • Meet skilled craftspeople, a lobsterman and a preserves merchant
  • Visit Alexander Graham Bell Museum
  • See Hopewell Rocks on Bay of Fundy
  • Tour & tasting at Grand Pre Winery
  • Welcome reception, 24-hour emergency call service, free bottled water on coach

DAY 1—MONDAY, AUGUST 17 — WELCOME TO NOVA SCOTIA!

DAY 2—TUESDAY, AUGUST 18 — HALIFAX PUBLIC GARDENS /TITANIC GRAVES/DALHOUSIE AGRICULTURAL CAMPUS

DAY 3—WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 19 — CABOT TRAIL/RUG HOOKING/CAPE BRETON NATIONAL PARK

DAY 4—THURSDAY, AUGUST 20 — ALEXANDER GRAHAM BELL MUSEUM/FERRY TO PEI

DAY 5—FRIDAY, AUGUST 21 — VESEY'S SEEDS/ ANNE OF GREEN GABLES HOUSE/PEI PRESERVE CO/CHARLOTTETOWN TOUR

DAY 6—SATURDAY, AUGUST 22 — CONFEDERATION BRIDGE/HOPEWELL ROCKS/HALIFAX

DAY 7—SUNDAY, AUGUST 23 — TANGLED GARDEN/ HARRIET IRVING BOTANICAL GARDENS/SCENIC PEGGY'S COVE

DAY 8—MONDAY, AUGUST 24 — FAREWELL


Dates:
Aug 17-24, 2020

Price Per Person:
Double $2,897;
Single $3,395

Book by Feb 28, 2020 to receive free air up to $500.00 per person!

Pre-/Post-Tour Hotel: $168/night


Average Temps

Highs in the mid-70s to mid-80s / Lows in the mid-60s

Time Zone

+2 hours ahead of Central Time

Arrival Time

Flights available 90 days prior to departure.

Departure Time

Flights available 90 days prior to departure.

Airport Info

Holiday Inn Express Halifax Airport offers complimentary shuttle service for Pre/Post Hotel accommodations.

Vehicle Parking

Free parking is offered during the tour at the Holiday Inn Express Halifax Airport with Pre or Post tour night accommodations.

Walking Distance

Moderate to Extensive walking on uneven pavement and pathways is required to fully enjoy this tour.

Currency

Canadian Dollar, although U.S. Dollars are readily accepted for most purchases.

Hotel Amenities

Hair dryers, TV/cable, and telephone available at hotels.

Additional Information

Dress on tour is casual.

Further information is mailed upon receipt of your reservation. A total of three mailings are sent to assist you in preparing for your tour…Get Ready, Get Set and Go! Our “Get Ready” packet is sent confirming your reservation. Our “Get Set” packet provides further information approximately 90 days prior to departure with important details regarding making your travel arrangements. Finally, our “Go” packet arrives 2-3 weeks before departure containing your final documents.

Updates

Updates to this document are available from our Discovery Reservations Team, and will be posted online at www.CountryTravelDiscoveries.com/NVG.

Travel Protection Available?

Yes, see CountryTravelDiscoveries.com/TravelProtectionPlan.

Terms & Conditions

Tour reservations are subject to the terms and conditions on our website at CountryTravelDiscoveries.com/terms.

Groups

Have a group? We can make your group's vacation cost-effective and easy, with discounts for groups as small as five and other benefits. Learn more at CountryTravelDiscoveries.com/groups.


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