Prince Edward Island, a region of lush, red earth, gently undulating farmland, and beautiful communities of Victorian homes, is a pleasant surprise after the dense jungles and craggy, hazy shores of Nova Scotia and New Brunswick.
Visitors travel from all over the world to enjoy the island's coastlines, golf clubs, natural beauty, laid-back atmosphere, and, of especially, to explore the place that influenced Lucy Maud Montgomery to create the Anne of Green Gables novels.
Getting To Prince Edward Island
- Nearest Airport - Charlottetown Airport- 39.6 Km
- Visitors can hire a taxi which takes around 35 minutes to reach the island.
What Nature Lovers Can Do On The Island
Breadalbane Nature Trail
Breadalbane Nature Trek follows the Dunk riverbank through a range of woodland terrain, from traversing gorges to walking along the river's brink, with two important footbridges serving as access points on both sides of the channel. The trekking path is lined by either white spruce or hardwood trees.
The Confederation Trail is undoubtedly the crown treasure of Prince Edward Island.
The Confederation Path is built on an ancient rail trek that stretches across the entire island and is made up of various portions.
The Confederation Trail is possibly the best way to enjoy the full grandeur of Prince Edward Island. It winds its way through the island's diverse environment, with yellow, crimson, and orchard leaves springing out along the route, providing a wonderful backdrop for an island rich in natural features.
- Tourists who prefer to climb the trail would need at least a week, if not more, to finish it.
Visit The Confederation Centre Art Gallery
The beautiful art gallery is one of the country's two national art museums. It showcases Canadian artworks in modern and historical exhibits and panel discussions and activities that encourage dialogue and understanding of the rich cultural history.
Visitors will be able to see a blend of conventional fine arts such as painting, sketching, printmaking, cinematography, sculptures, modern electronic media displays, installations incorporating various technology, and current multidisciplinary activities.
Go On A Lighthouse Tour
The island has the highest number of lighthouses in North America, boasting 63 lighthouses and distant lights.
Constructed in 1845, Point Prim Lighthouse is the oldest lighthouse on the island. Visitors can see a spectacular perspective of the Northumberland Channel and Hillsborough Harbor from this one-of-a-kind, spherical brick building that is a National Historic Landmark.
Cape Bear Lighthouse and Marconi Site, built in 1881, encourages visitors to take a tour that includes climbing the tower to see the panoramic view of little beaches, rocks, and sea life. Tourists can also discover Cape Bear's unique connection to the Titanic and see exhibits representing the area's former life.
Explore The Beaches
Brackley Beach is the perfect beach destination with towering dunes, sparkling water, and miles of immaculate sand spanning Rustico Harbour.
Cavendish Beach is famous for its link to author L.M. Montgomery and her work 'Anne of Green Gables,' with its trademark views of jagged, natural stone cliffs. Tourists can enjoy a fantastic day of swimming, sandcastle making, and vitamin D absorption.
Top Accommodations In The Area
Fairholm Boutique Inns
Fairholm Boutique Inns offers garden-style accommodations with complimentary internet access across the hotel and free car parking for visitors. Family accommodation at the motel.
- All hotel bedrooms have a television, climate control, and an en suite bathroom with a bathtub and hairdryer.
- Some units additionally have a patio.
- Fairholm Boutique Inns offers a Continental breakfast to its guests.
- The hotel may be able to provide information at the front desk to assist guests in getting around the region.
Inn On The Harbour
Complimentary internet access is available at the Inn on the Harbour. Guests are offered a complimentary buffet breakfast every morning.
- Every room is individually furnished and has hardwood flooring, climate control, and cable television.
- In the bathroom, guests will find a shower and toiletries. There are also bathrobes and bedding available. A hot tub is available in the king suite.
- A patio, laundry service, and a communal lounge are available at Inn on the Harbour.
- A car park is available for free at the premises.
Holman Grand Hotel
The Holman Grand hotel has a seven-story atrium and an on-site restaurant. There is cable television in each room and complimentary internet access. Every guest room at the Holman Grand Hotel comes with an iPod charging dock and a secure storage vault.
- There is a fridge and an espresso machine in the room.
- The Redwater Rustic Grille at the Holman Grand serves traditional French cuisine.
- Furnished patios and a wine list are available at the restaurant.
- The on-site fitness center indoor pool and heated pool are available to guests. There is a business center on-site.
Rodd Royalty Hotel
An infinity pool with a water slide is available at the Rodd Royalty hotel. Rodd Royalty's modern guest rooms come with a cable Television and complimentary internet access.
- A stove, fridge, and coffee machine are all included in the bedrooms.
- Wally's Restaurant and Bar serves classic meals and has views of the infinity pool.
- In the mornings, Royalty Rodd offers a hearty buffet breakfast.
- The hotel has a health club for guests to use.
- There are concierge facilities provided.
The beauty of Prince Edward Island is somewhat different from that found in other places of Canada - definitely worth a visit. A gorgeous place with winding pathways, boundless coastlines, and one-of-a-kind experiences around every corner. Allow lighthouses to lead visitors to the beachfront, historical landmarks and sites, artist studios, theme parks and gardens, and more cultural festivals than visitors can count! Tourists can also visit museums, exhibitions, and antique shops on the island.