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Resettlements Grand Tour Package - $324 PER PERSON*

You get

  • One night accommodations                              at Hotel Port aux Basques,
  • Full day (8 a.m. to 4 p.m.) coastal boat tour to three abandoned communities and one active fishing village                 
  • Meals and snacks provided during tour

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About the tour

This is a tour of the now-resettled remote communities of Grand Bruit, Petites and West Point, with a bonus stop in the still-active fishing community of La Poile. It includes a full day of boating with land excursion portions, and opportunities to view sea birds and marine life such as dolphins and whales. You will also look for caribou, moose and black bear along the shoreline. 

Duration: 8 hours

Departs: Rose Blanche Harbour

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Our skippers and interpreters are from the area. They know the people and the places like the backs of their hands. Step back in time with Skipper George, and learn about the southwest coast resettlements. Call 709-694-0563 to book this packaged tour.

*$199 per extra person provided accommodations are shared.

A slice of history while picnicing at the base of the historic Channel Head Lighthouse.

Picnic at Channel Head Lighthouse Package

Marvel in the beautiful landscapes and seascapes at Newfoundland's Gateway

The adventure to Channel Head Island starts at the main wharf in Port aux Basques and continues with an interpretative boat tour along the coastline and a search for birds, dolphins and other wildlife and sealife common to the area. 

The walk to the top of Channel Head Island suits most fitness levels.
You will be treated to a lobster demonstration on deck of Miss Georgia presented by fisherman Skipper George. Don't forget your camera, panoramic views abound.

Take advantage of this great stay, boat and picnic package which includes one night in a standard guest room at St. Christopher's Hotel, a dinner entree with a glass of wine and hot breakfast. 


One night's accommocations at St. Christopher's Hotel in a standard guest room.

A dinner entree with a glass of wine and hot breakfast

Lighthouse Picnic tour at Channel Head Island, provided by Port aux Basques Marine Excursions.

Starting at $399.99 per couple

Valid Jul 5 - Sep 30, 2019. Based on double occupancy. Picnic choice will be determined upon check-in at St. Christopher's Hotel. Further information on excursion can be obtained at or email
Offers are subject to availability. Taxes are extra. You may have to pre-book and/or mention the promotion at the time of booking. Please check with the operator for more details.

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