Mystery Shop Hop Through the Maritimes September 30th – October 9th, 2019

“NEW FALL” of 2019
Enjoy a good mystery!
Travel through the Maritimes visiting quilt shops, enjoy Peggy’s Cove and the Cabot trail.

$2195 per person double occupancy plus HST , $750 single supplement additional plus HST
Tour starts and ends in Moncton, New Brunswick

 

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* Land Package Tour Includes:
  • 10 days 9 nights deluxe hotel accommodation double occupancy
  • New Brunswick, PEI, Cape Breton Island & Nova Scotia
  • Welcome and Farewell Dinners (others indicated)
  • Breakfast Daily at your hotel
  • Visits to 6 Mystery Quilt Shops
  • Travel across Confederation Bridge to PEI
  • Excursion to Green Gables Heritage Place
  • Ferry crossing of the Northumberland Strait
  • A Traditional Lobster Dinner
  • Entrance to the Alexander Graham Bell National Historic Site
  • Visit the Cape Breton Craft & Design Centre
  • Travel the Breathtaking Cabot Trail
  • Admission to Sherbrooke Village, lunch included
  • Peggy’s CoveA visit to the Laurie Swim Quilt Gallery of the Atlantic
  • Leisure time in Mahone Bay Village and Lunenburg
  • ALL excursions as listed on the final itinerary
  • Luxury coach transportation to all excursions
  • Services of a Professional Tour Manager who will remain with the group for your entire tour

 

*Your Land Package Tour does not include:
  • Airfare (We can book the flight for you)
  • Transportation to & from the hotel
  • Gratuities for the guides and bus driver.
  • Lunches and some dinners (unless indicated)
  • Insurance coverage, Medical and/or cancellation
  • Telephone calls, souvenirs, additional snacks or drinks
  • Excess baggage costs (overweight and over-sized luggage may have additional costs levied by the airline
  • Single hotel supplement of $750 plus HST
     

 

Itinerary

Day 1 – Moncton, New Brunswick

(Mon) – Today will be a day of rest and relaxation as we greet fellow quilters as they arrive. We will all meet in the evening for a welcome dinner.

Stay overnight in Moncton, New Brunswick

Meal(s) – D

 

Day 2 – Moncton, New Brunswick

(Tues) – Our day will be an entire mystery.

Stay overnight in Moncton, New Brunswick

Meal(s) – B

 

Day 3 – Moncton, New Brunswick to Charlottetown, PEI

(Wed) – We will leave Moncton, cross the 12 mile long Confederation Bridge to a destination on Prince Edward Island. We will visit the well loved and well known, Anne of Green Gables Heritage Place. Moving on after lunch, it will be a mystery afternoon. Take the free evening to explore and/or relax in our hotel in Charlottetown.

Stay overnight in Charlottetown, PEI

Meal(s) – B

 

Day 4 – Charlottetown, PEI to Baddeck, Cape Breton

(Thurs) – Rise and shine for an early start as we take the Wood Island ferry, crossing the Northumberland Strait to Caribou/Pictou We will go on a scenic drive to Baddeck on Cape Breton Island. Once there, you will visit the Alexander Graham Bell National Historical Site in Baddeck and complete the day with a full lobster dinner.

Stay overnight in Baddeck, Cape Breton

Meal(s) – B, D

 

Day 5 – Baddeck, Cape Breton

(Fri) – The Mystery continues as we head north east toward Sydney. While there, you will have the opportunity to drop in and visit the Cape Breton Craft and Design Centre. We will head back to Baddeck for an evening dinner.

Stay overnight in Baddeck, Cape Breton

Meal(s) – B

 

Day 6 – Baddeck, Cape Breton (Cabot Trail & Cape Breton Highlands)

(Sat) – Today we will set off to tour of the famous Cabot Trail with magnificent coastal views from which we will ascend into Cape Breton Highlands National Park. Along the way you will visit Flora’s at Cheticamp, an area well known for rug hooking and crafts.

Stay overnight in Baddeck, Cape Breton

Meal(s) – B

 

Day 7 – Baddeck, Cape Breton to Chester, Nova Scotia

(Sun) – Another scenic drive with a couple of stops at two very famous places. The pioneer village of Sherbrooke and the picturesque fishing village of Peggy’s Cove. Peggy’s Cove may well be the most photographed location in Canada. We will continue our journey to Chester, Nova Scotia where we will stay for the next couple of days.

Stay overnight in Chester, Nova Scotia

Meal(s) – B, D

 

Day 8 – Chester, Nova Scotia (Mahone Bay and Lunenburg)

(Mon) – Travel to and spend half a day and lunch in the quaint Mahone Bay Village. In the afternoon, we will travel south only a few minutes away to Lunenburg to view the Laurie Swim Quilt Gallery of the Atlantic. After a busy day with lots of walking it will be nice to head back to hotel for a relaxing evening.

Stay overnight in Chester, Nova Scotia

Meal(s) – B

 

Day 9 – Chester, Nova Scotia to Moncton, New Brunswick 

(Tues) – Today we will be leaving beautiful Nova Scotia and be heading back towards Moncton but not without concluding our mystery with a few more stops. The trip would not be complete without a Farewell Dinner, where we can talk and laugh about our adventures with new friends.

Stay overnight in Moncton, New Brunswick

Meal(s) – B, D

 

Day 10

(Wed) Leave Moncton to return home.

Meal(s) – B

*Subject to change

** Please note the Quilt Shops that we will be visiting have not been included on the itinerary. “It is a mystery”.