Newfoundland Coastal Hiking Relaxed
- Journey to the far reaches of Canada: the rugged isle of Newfoundland
- Visit colorful fishing villages steeped in rich maritime history and traditions
- Hike the acclaimed Skerwink Trail for seastack views and iceberg sightings
- Relax at unique and indulgent inns offering locally sourced seafood
- Explore the coves and coastlines of the Avalon and Bonavista Peninsulas
ItineraryDay 1 Arrive St. John’s Day 2 Hike Signal Hill and St. John’s 5.5 miles / 9 km Day 3 Hike Blackhead and Cape Spear Paths 3.5 miles / 5.5 km Day 4 Drive to Port Rexton, visit Trinity and hike Gun Hill Trail 2 miles / 3 km Day 5 Hike Skerwink Trail and Optional Hike Fox Island Trail 4 miles / 6 km Day 6 Visit Port Union, Elliston, and Bonavista, Hike Cape Shore Trail to Cape Bonavista Lighthouse - 5 mi 5.5 miles / 9 km Day 7 Onward Travel
This trip has a carbon score of 3kg per person per day, meaning it’s one of our greenest trips! For comparison, a carbon count of 3kg is equivalent to 10 miles in a medium-size gas car.
Here at Macs, we pride ourselves on being a responsible travel company and continue to adopt, develop and innovate ways to positively impact the environment.
Find out more information about how we've carbon counted our trips.
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