Best of Saint John Tour

Cultural & Theme Tours in Canada

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Short on time but want to see all that Saint John’s has to offer? Take part in the Best of Saint John’s tour where you will get to see and experience everything from the city’s natural wonder the Reversing Falls Rapids. To various historical attractions like the Carleton Martello Tower, Fort Howe and Canada's oldest city market.The Best of Saint John’s Tour includes:- Walking tour of City Market – Canada’s oldest continuously operated farmer’s market - Admission to the SKYWALK observation deck to get an up close view of the Reversing Rapids - Relaxing ride on the Reversing Falls Shuttle Boat- Trip to the top of Carleton Martello Tower- Brief stops at Saint John Sign and Fort Howe National Historical Site- Small, intimate tour groups that are limited to a maximum of seven people- Full access to an experienced and knowledgeable tour guide for the entire 4 hour tour - Complimentary pick-up and drop-off from any location in Downtown Saint John, New Brunswick
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Saint John City Market, Saint John, New BrunswickYour tour begins with a stop at Canada’s oldest continuously operated farmer’s market - Saint John City Market. Here you will be able to grab a tasty treat or coffee from a local café, find unique souvenirs for friends and family, or just walk around taking in the sights of this historical building. Want a truly unique historical experience? Ask your tour guide for the names of vendors and businesses in the City Market who have been in business for over 100 yearsDuration: 30 minutesStop At: SKYWALK Saint John, Saint John, New BrunswickNo stop at Saint John would be complete without a trip to the Reversing Falls which is where you are headed next on your tour. Step out onto the SKYWALK observation deck which gives you a from-the-sky look at the world-famous Reversing Falls Rapids and allows you to catch amazing views of uptown Saint John.Duration: 45 minutesStop At: Carleton Martello Tower, Saint John, New BrunswickStraight from the observation deck, we head over to Carleton Martello Tower. Originally built to help defend the city during the War of 1812, this historical landmark is now used by tourists to catch spectacular uninterrupted views of the city’s harbor and city skyline. Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Reversing FallsFrom the Carleton Martello Tower, we hop aboard the Reversing Falls Shuttle Boat. While cruising down the river you will not only be able to relax and really see the city’s sights, but you will get to be up-close-and-personal with the Reversing Falls you saw earlier in the tour. Duration: 1 hour 15 minutesPass By: Fort Howe National Historic Site of Canada, Saint John, New BrunswickBefore completing your tour and heading back to your hotel or chosen drop-off location, we will quickly take you to see the Saint John Sign and Fort Howe Historical Site. Make sure to have your camera ready because you will certainly want to capture some of the sights on film!

What’s included

  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Professional Local Guide
  • Entry/Admission - SKYWALK Saint John
  • Entry/Admission - Carleton Martello Tower
  • Entry/Admission - Reversing Falls

What’s not included

  • Gratuities
  • Lunch