1. St John's: Small Group Guided Tour by Car
Your tour begins with your local friendly guide picking you up directly from your hotel in downtown St. John’s. You’ll enjoy a narrated drive along the way to the beautiful Cape Spear Lighthouse National Historic Site. This lighthouse is the oldest in the province and sits on the most easterly point of North America. While here, you will have some time to explore the lighthouse and take in the awe-inspiring views of the Atlantic Ocean. You will love visiting Signal Hill National Historic Site. This spot is significant for its historic role in strategic military operations and as the location of the final battle of the Seven Years’ War in North America. This site is also significant to communications history as the place where the first-ever transatlantic wireless signal was received by the famous Italian inventor, Guglielmo Marconi. While you are here, you will have the opportunity to explore the famous Cabot Tower and enjoy incredible views of St. John’s and its harbour. You will also experience a narrated city drive. You will pass by and stop at multiple points of interest including: Jellybean Row, the Rooms, George Street, Water Street, Basilica and Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, St. John’s Harbour, Quidi Vidi Village, and the Terry Fox Memorial - commemorating the start of his Marathon of Hope by dipping his artificial leg in the Atlantic Ocean. At the end of your tour, your guide will safely bring you back to your hotel in downtown St. John’s.