Top Tips for Visiting Fredericton
1. Visit Parlee Beach
As the home of the warmest salt water in Canada, Parlee Beach is one of the finest in North America and is great for a family day out. Activities available include swimming, volleyball and even sand-sculpture competitions!
2. Book Fredericton’s Haunted Hike Early
The Haunted Hike is a unique walking tour through downtown Fredericton, led by a costumed guide only by candlelight. Sign up early if you want to experience this other-worldly look into Fredericton’s dark past – this tour is incredibly popular and spaces fill up fast.
3. Visit One of the Festivals
As the home of over 18 different festivals, Fredericton has events covering everything from lobster to jazz. If there is one you are dreaming of experiencing one of the phenomenal festivals on offer, why not plan your holiday around it?
4. Discover the Great Outdoors
New Brunswick is full of natural wonders, from high tides to coastal stretches and lush forestry. We recommend you explore as much of the scenic landscape as possible - and make sure you have a camera on-hand to capture memories you will never forget!
5. Drive the Acadian Peninsula
The 'joie de vivre' of the Acadian Peninsula is famous, so why not soak up the atmosphere on your trip to Fredericton? Hire a car and drive along this iconic stretch, enjoying music, fresh seafood and beer along the way.