Top things to do

Top Choice National Park in Prince Edward Island National Park

Prince Edward Island National Park

Draped with red sandstone bluffs and undulating dunes, the star attraction of the province's park system showcases the dramatic north-central coast's wetlands, forests and their diverse species of flora and fauna, i…
Top Choice Lighthouse in Charlottetown

Point Prim Lighthouse

Purchased from the Provincial Government for $1, this gorgeous historic lighthouse is maintained by the not-for-profit Point Prim Lighthouse Society, the oldest on Prince Edward Island. Inside is a wonderful museum …
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…
Top Choice Cafe in Victoria

Landmark Café

People come from miles around for the wonderful imaginative food at this family-run cafe. Prepared with wholesome ingredients, every colorful menu item from lasagnas and homemade soups to Cajun stir-fries and feta-s…
Top Choice Cafe in New Glasgow

Prince Edward Island Preserve Company

Try free samples of delicious, though pricey, local preserves (such as raspberry champagne and orange ginger) before enjoying a casual meal overlooking the River Clyde. Hopefully your arrival won't coincide with a t…
Top Choice Theater in Charlottetown

Confederation Centre of the Arts

This modern complex's large theater and outdoor amphitheater host concerts, comedic performances and elaborate musicals. Anne of Green Gables – The Musical has been entertaining audiences here as part of the Charlot…
Top Choice Canadian in Cavendish

Pearl Eatery

This shingled house just outside Cavendish is surrounded by flowers and is an absolutely lovely place to eat. There are plenty of unusual and seasonally changing options like ice-wine-infused chicken-liver pâté on a…
Top Choice Seafood in Charlottetown

Water Prince Corner Shop & Lobster Pound

When locals want seafood they head to this inconspicuous, sea-blue eatery near the wharf. It is deservedly famous for its scallop burgers, but it's also the best place in town for fresh lobster. You'll probably have…
Top Choice Seafood in Charlottetown

Claddagh Oyster House

Locals herald the Claddagh Room as one of the best seafood restaurants in Charlottetown. Trust 'em! The Irish-inspired Galway Bay Delight features a coating of fresh cream and seasonings over scallops and shrimp tha…