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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.
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 …
Music in Souris

PEI Bluegrass & Old Time Music Festival

The PEI Bluegrass & Old Time Music Festival draws acts from as far away as Nashville. Come for just a day, or camp out for all three.
Distillery in Souris

Prince Edward Distillery

Specializing in potato vodka as well as a new line of bourbon, rum, whiskey, pastis, and a very interesting and aromatic gin.
Distillery in Souris

Myriad View Distillery

This distillery produces Canada's only legal moonshine, which is a staggering 75% alcohol by volume.
Museum in Souris

Basin Head Fisheries Museum

This small museum explores the history of the fishing industry in PEI.