Newfoundland & Labrador’s Viking Trail
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Considered by National Geographic to be one of the ‘Best Oceanside Destinations in North America’, St. John’s in Newfoundland Canada is full of amazing history and will enchant visitors with its small-town charm.
At 500 years old, St John’s is considered the oldest city in North America. The picturesque streets of Newfoundland’s capital city are dotted with rainbow-coloured buildings, and the historic harbour is perfect for people-watching and imaging life in years gone by.
The allure of Newfoundlands St John’s isn’t just its fascinating history – it is anything but a sleepy seaside town. It also has a contemporary, hip edge. A lively music scene, quirky boutiques and shops, modern art galleries and one of Canada’s largest urban parks await visitors to the city.
If there is one thing that St. John’s is famous for, it is the hospitality that will welcome you when you arrive. The people are proud of their city and will always greet you with a smile and will delight in helping you find your way.
The city is full of panoramic viewpoints where you can truly appreciate the beauty of the province. Hike up the nearby Signal Hill – where wooden houses cling to the cliff-side – to the famed Cabot Tower. From here, you will have the most phenomenal view of the skyline, cliffs and the harbour.
If you are travelling to Atlantic Canada and want to visit a destination that is the perfect combination of a vibrant city atmosphere and small-town hospitality, St John’s is exactly what you are looking for. Our Canada Travel Specialists will be delighted to help you plan your incredible trip. You will have your own personal advisor who will tailor-make a unique holiday just for you, to best suit your requirements. Plus, with our holiday payment plans and low deposits, your dream trip has just become a reality. With direct flights, hotels and car hire, we'll cover it all, so just give us a call and get your St John's adventure started.