Larger than some of the world’s most popular holiday destinations (Italy, Japan and Portugal to name just a few), Newfoundland is an incredibly beautiful island home to less than 550,000 people. That means there’s lots of space, lots of peace, and lots of amazing natural sights to explore.
Newfoundland almost seems like its own country – with a distinctive dialect, otherworldly landscapes and even its own time zone! Immerse yourself in the culture of this island, and be enchanted by its unique identity.
Newfoundland is the perfect setting for an active Canada holiday and those looking for adventure will find it in abundance here. From snowboarding to skiing, kayaking to hiking, the island’s natural beauty is the perfect setting for exhilarating outdoor experiences. Enjoy incredible nature adventures including whale watching and iceberg spotting, and admire beautiful landscapes ranging from icy waters to rocky beaches.
There are plenty of charming villages and coastal towns to be explored in the province, and everywhere you go there is fascinating history to be discovered. Learn about the thousands of years of human history on the island, from the aboriginal people to the European settlers, and spend afternoons wandering the many interesting museums and heritage sites.