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Maritimes Fly & Drive

From $1699 $139 taxes

Beaches and tides and lovely lighthouses!

Experience true maritime warmth and hospitality as you tour New Brunswick, Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island on this seven-day tour. Visit all the highlights, including a historic Acadian village, stunning nature at Hopewell Rocks and urban charm in Halifax. In beautiful Brackley Beach, enjoy a day of sandy beaches and majestic dunes. You won’t forget the charming towns and delicious seafood that you encounter along the way.

If you love the freedom and adventure of the open road, then a Fly & Drive vacation is just what you need. Fly into Bathurst and drive your way through the experience of discovering parts of Canada one kilometer at a time. The car rental and hotel stays are included in the package, along with a bunch of other travel essentials that will help make this trip easy, fun, and unforgettable.

Travel Best Bets Package Includes

  • Round trip airfare from Vancouver to Bathhurst and return from Charlettown
  • 6 nights of accommodation
  • 6-day car rental
  • 2 breakfasts
  • Visit to Hopewell Rocks
  • Visit to Confederation Centre of the Arts
  • 2000 Aeroplan® Miles

September 9
Vancouver: $1699 + $139 tax
Kids age 2-10: $899 + $109 tax
Triple: $1499 + $139 tax
Pricing from other gateways available, please inquire!
Travel Best Bets Exclusive: Book by May 15!

Not Included: Drop-off fee of $150-200 plus taxes depending on the type of vehicle to be paid at the car rental counter at time of vehicle drop-off (subject to change)

Suggested Itinerary

The day-to-day locations are already set and hotel accommodations already be booked, but what you do during the day in each town or city is completely up to you. Below is a suggested itinerary of things to do and see so you can get the most out of your adventure. The beauty of this trip is that you can explore the country the way you want to. Just make sure to get to the hotel on time!

Day 1 – Fly to Bathurst
Arrive in Bathurst, the largest city in northern New Brunswick. Pick up your rental car and check into your hotel.
Accommodation: Overnight stay at the Atlantic Host or similar

Day 2   Bathurst – Moncton (330 km)
Begin your day with a visit to the historic Acadian village of Caraquet, known for its authentic historical reenactments and featuring more than 40 historical buildings. Next, continue to Moncton, and check into your hotel. Enjoy the rest of the day discovering Moncton.
Accommodation: Overnight stay at the Crowne Plaza Moncton Downtown or similar

Day 3   Moncton – Halifax (335 km)
Travel from Moncton towards the stunning Hopewell Rocks, the majestic rock formations caused by tidal erosion. After your visit, continue along the road to Nova Scotia, and check into your hotel in downtown Halifax.
Meals: Breakfast
Accommodation: Overnight stay at the Hampton Inn by Hilton Halifax Downtown or similar

Day 4   Halifax – Peggy’s Cove (290 km)
Enjoy the day at your leisure exploring Halifax and the surrounding coastal region. Discover the Maritimes’ quaint lighthouses, fishing villages and charming shops. If you like, stop at the memorial to Swissair Flight 111, which crashed on September 2, 1998, near Peggy’s Cove. You can also find a gallery dedicated to the works of the artist William E. deGarthe, or Lunenburg, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, featuring unique architecture and rich heritage. Return to Halifax for the night.
Meals: Breakfast
Accommodation: Overnight stay at the Hampton Inn by Hilton Halifax Downtown or similar

Day 5   Halifax – Charlottetown (290 km)
Start off your day by crossing the Confederation Bridge, the longest bridge in the world, and arrive on Prince Edward Island. In Charlottetown, and visit the Confederation Centre of the Arts. Check in to your hotel and explore the area.
Accommodation: Overnight stay at the Charlottetown Inn & Conference Center or similar

Day 6   Charlottetown – Cavendish – Charlottetown (50 km)
Spend the day at Brackley Beach in Cavendish. Be charmed by miles of sandy beaches and majestic dunes. Explore the nearby towns and attractions at your leisure.
Accommodation: Overnight stay at the Charlottetown Inn & Conference Center or similar

Day 7   Fly home
Drop your car off and board your flight home

Call for details: 1-877-523-7823


Terms & Conditions

All rates are per person, based on double occupancy in Canadian dollars (unless otherwise stated) New bookings only. Space and price may be limited and subject to availability at the time of booking.  Errors or omissions may occur on the above information with no guarantee of being honoured. Terms and conditions apply. Tax is not included in the above base fare. Above tax amount includes $30 per adult Booking Management Fee.  Not included in the above rates: Xpresspost fee, recommended medical, cancellation or baggage insurance. Child rate is applicable when travelling with 2 paying adults sharing 1 hotel room, using the existing bedding. Price Match Policy: Travel Best Bets makes every effort to remain competitive by offering our ‘Match or Beat Any Price’ offer however due to certain restrictions  there will be some product we cannot match or beat. Please note the star ratings found on www.travelbestbets.com are determined by Travel Best Bets based on a number of factors and may not match the star rating found in the Tour Operator’s brochure. Please view our star ratings by clicking here. Due to an increasing volume of disputed bookings, we will only accept payment for air only travel to India, the Philippines and the continent of Africa through the following means: book and pay cash in person or by direct deposit into our business account – once the transaction is verified and a copy of the receipt emailed or faxed to our office, we will confirm the booking. Please contact us for details on how to book using this method.Please note there maybe a tax increase when FREE connectors are added with Air Canada Vacations. Please contact [email protected] for photo credit information. BPCPA #3287