Top things to do in Eastern PEI

Top Choice Cafe in Saint Peter's Bay to Mt Stewart

Trailside Cafe & Inn

It's a cafe, it's a music venue, it's a cozy and affordable inn (rooms $89). In all ways this place exudes the best of PEI. Grab a pot of mussels or a taster plate of local cheeses and a beer and let the live local …
Top Choice Canadian in Wood Islands

Harbourview Restaurant

When the owners of this popular restaurant formerly known as Brehaut's retired, some of the staff decided they'd step up and take over, renaming it and keeping tried-and-true local favorites and adding some new item…
Canadian in Souris

21 Breakwater

Patrons come for casual fine dining in this historic mansion overlooking the industrial waterfront. The menu focuses on the usual suspects, such as burgers, pasta with scallops, steamed mussels or chowder, but the p…
Museum in Souris

Elmira Railway Museum

The railway museum in Elmira includes a quirky miniature train ride (adult/student/family $6/4/15) that winds through the surrounding forest. The station marks the eastern end of the Confederation Trail.
State Park in Souris

Basin Head Provincial Park

Featuring the squeaky tones of the famed Singing Sands Beach (aka Basin Head Beach), this popular park is regarded by many as having the island's best beaches.
Seafood in Montague & Georgetown

Cardigan Lobster Suppers

In tiny Cardigan, enjoy a five-course Lobster Supper in a heritage building on Cardigan Harbor.
Lighthouse in Souris

East Point Lighthouse

Built the same year Canada was unified, the East Point Lighthouse still stands guard over the northeastern shore of PEI. After being blamed for the 1882 wreck of the British Phoenix, the lighthouse was moved closer …
Nature Reserve in Saint Peter's Bay to Mt Stewart

Greenwich Interpretation Centre

Avant-garde meets barn at the Greenwich Interpretation Centre, where an innovative audiovisual presentation details the ecology of the dune system and the archaeological history of the site. The highlight, though, i…
Winery in Wood Islands

Rossignol Estate Winery

For wine tasting on a grand scale, cruise over to Little Sands, 9km from the Wood Islands Ferry, where Rossignol Estate Winery has free tastings and specializes in fruit wines. The divine Blackberry Mead has won a s…
Museum in Montague & Georgetown

Garden of the Gulf Museum

On the southern side of the river, the statuesque former post office and customs house (1888) overlooks the marina, and houses the Garden of the Gulf Museum. Inside are several artifacts illustrating local history.