Newfoundland and Wild Labrador: A Torngat Mountains Adventure (15 days)
Embark on an exhilarating adventure through the captivating landscapes of Newfoundland and Wild Labrador, where every moment brings a new and awe-inspiring experience. Begin by indulging in a European flavor on the enchanting French island of Saint-Pierre, a unique cultural detour. From there you will board and embark on the Ocean Endeavor, your home for the next 15 days. You will have plenty of opportunities for hiking and zodiac cruising amidst the burgeoning foliage of Torngat Mountains National Park, an embodiment of Inuit leadership that encapsulates the region's unique cultural tapestry. Immerse yourself in the Illusuak Cultural Centre's intriguing architectural marvel and take in the breathtaking panorama of Nain harbour. Journey through time at Battle Harbour, a meticulously restored 19th-century fishing village that once reigned as the global hub for salt fish production, offering a glimpse into its rugged history and unparalleled beauty. Explore the otherworldly Tablelands at Gros Morne National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Centre, as you traverse stunning hiking trails.
Venture into the rich waters of the Hudson Strait, a haven for polar bears, marine life, and seabirds, promising thrilling wildlife encounters. Delve into the heart of Newfoundland's charm as you connect with the warm culture and hospitality of remote outports and fishing villages, leaving you with cherished memories of their world-renowned way of life. Traverse early summer ice on sailing expeditions, an ideal opportunity for witnessing the region's incredible wildlife in their natural habitat. This tour to Newfoundland and Wild Labrador is a symphony of natural wonders, cultural immersion, and unparalleled adventures, promising an extraordinary journey that will etch itself into your heart and mind forever.