Island Scenic & Anne of Green Gables Private Tour

Private & Custom Tours in Charlottetown

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Are you short on time but still want to explore the beautiful North Shore of Prince Edward Island? Then this is the tour for you. As you depart our historic capital city, Charlottetown, your professionally certified Driver-Guide will share facts and anecdotes about our role in our Country's birth. Then it's on to the North Shore for free time to explore Green Gables Heritage Place, Cavendish Beach, North Rustico fishing village, and enjoy a taste of the specially crafted jams and jellies at the Prince Edward Island Preserve Company. Tour Duration: 4 hours
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Green Gables, Cavendish, Prince Edward IslandPassengers will visit Green Gables Heritage Place, the original farm site that inspired the setting for L.M. Montgomery's first novel, Anne of Green Gables. The building is a white one-and-a-half storey farmhouse with a green gable roof surrounded by farmstead, gardens, and wooded trails. Duration: 45 minutesStop At: Cavendish Beach, Cavendish, Prince Edward IslandPassengers will drive through the Prince Edward Island National Park with photo stops along the way and will stop at the famous Cavendish Beach. Duration: 15 minutesStop At: North Rustico Beach, Rustico, Prince Edward IslandPassengers will visit the active Acadian fishing harbour in North Rustico where they will get the chance to learn about the fishing industry on Prince Edward Island. Passengers will see fishing boats, lobster traps, bait sheds, and receive a demonstration on how lobsters are caught. Duration: 20 minutesStop At: The Preserve CompanyPassengers will get a chance to visit the Prince Edward Island Preserve Company, housed in an old 1913 butter factory. You will have the opportunity to taste their world-famous homemade jams and preserves and explore the tastefully decorated gift shop. Duration: 30 minutes

What’s included

  • Private 6 passenger van
  • Tourism Certified Professional Driver-Guide
  • Live commentary on board
  • Hotel or port pick-up and drop-off
  • Bottled water
  • Fresh muffins made by a local provider
  • Local taxes
  • Entry/Admission - Green Gables
  • Entry/Admission - Cavendish Beach

What’s not included

  • Gratuities
  • Lunch stop not included in the duration of tour