20 days in Newfoundland and Labrador Itinerary

20 days in Newfoundland and Labrador Itinerary

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Glovertown
— 1 night
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Trinity
— 2 nights
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St. Bride's
— 1 night
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St. John's
— 5 nights
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L'Anse aux Meadows
— 2 nights
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Port au Choix
— 1 night
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York Harbour
— 1 night
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Gros Morne National Park
— 6 nights

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Glovertown

Glovertown ©
Glovertown is a town in northeastern Newfoundland, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. For where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Glovertown visit planner.

Toronto to Glovertown is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Newfoundland Standard Time (NST), which is usually a 1.5 hour difference. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Toronto in August; daily highs in Glovertown reach 25°C and lows reach 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can go by car to Trinity.

Things to do in Glovertown

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National Park
Terra Nova National Park
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Trinity

Trinity ©
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Tue): visit a coastal fixture at Cape Bonavista Lighthouse, then take an in-depth tour of Bonavista Museum, then steep yourself in history at Ryan Premises National Historic Site, and finally stroll through Skerwink Trail. Keep things going the next day: look for gifts at Aunt Sarah's Chocolate Shop and then trek along Gun Hill Trail.

For traveler tips, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Trinity day trip site.

Drive from Glovertown to Trinity in 2 hours. When traveling from Glovertown in August, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Trinity: temperatures range from 20°C by day to 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to St. Bride's.

Things to do in Trinity

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Skerwink Trail
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St. Bride's

St. Bride's ©
St. On the 22nd (Thu), identify plant and animal life at Cape St. Mary's Ecological Reserve.

To see maps, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read St. Bride's trip itinerary builder tool.

Drive from Trinity to St. Bride's in 3.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 16°C. On the 22nd (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to St. John's.

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St. John's

St. John's ©

City of Legends

One of Canada's oldest cities, St.
Take a break from the city and head to North Head Trail and East Coast Trail. Visit Signal Hill and Basilica Cathedral of St. John the Baptist for their historical value. Go for a jaunt from St. John's to Bell Island to see Bell Island Community Museum - No. 2 Mine Tour about 1h 5 min away. There's lots more to do: enjoy the sea views from Cape Spear Lighthouse National Historic Site, visit George Street, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Quidi Vidi Brewery, and stroll through Quidi Vidi Lake.

To see maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the St. John's road trip planning site.

Getting from St. Bride's to St. John's by car takes about 2.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to L'Anse aux Meadows.

Things to do in St. John's

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L'Anse aux Meadows

L'Anse aux Meadows ©
Offering access to the remains of an 11th-century Viking settlement, L'Anse aux Meadows tourism draws history buffs from afar.
On the 28th (Wed), pause for some photo ops at Leif Ericson Monument, then steep yourself in history at Norstead Viking Village, and then steep yourself in history at L'Anse Aux Meadows National Historic Site. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Thu): take an in-depth tour of Grenfell House Museum, get engrossed in the history at Grenfell Historic Properties, and then identify plant and animal life at Burnt Cape Ecological Reserve.

For more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the L'Anse aux Meadows trip itinerary planning site.

You can fly from St. John's to L'Anse aux Meadows in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. August in L'Anse aux Meadows sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) early enough to travel to Port au Choix.

Things to do in L'Anse aux Meadows

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Wildlife

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Port au Choix

Port au Choix ©
Port au Choix or Port aux Choix is a town in the Canadian province of Newfoundland and Labrador.HistoryThe earliest European presence in Port au Choix dates to the 16th century when the town received its name, Portuchoa, meaning "the little port" from Basque fishermen who operated in the area. On the 30th (Fri), see the interesting displays at Museum of Whales and Things, take an in-depth tour of French Rooms Cultural Center & Bread Oven, then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Port au Choix National Historic Site of Canada, then visit a coastal fixture at Point Riche Lighthouse, and finally make a trip to Ben's Studio.

For more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Port au Choix online visit planner.

Traveling by car from L'Anse aux Meadows to Port au Choix takes 3 hours. August in Port au Choix sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can travel to York Harbour.

Things to do in Port au Choix

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

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York Harbour

York Harbour ©
York Harbour is a town in the Canadian province of Newfoundland and Labrador. Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sat): stroll around Blow Me Down Provincial Park and then stroll through Bottle Cove Beach.

For photos, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the York Harbour trip planner.

Getting from Port au Choix to York Harbour by car takes about 4.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to travel to Gros Morne National Park.

Things to do in York Harbour

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

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Gros Morne National Park

Gros Morne National Park ©

Galapagos of Geology

A World Heritage Site and a major vacation destination, Gros Morne National Park offers a chance to discover a dramatic mountain landscape created by the process of continental drift.
Lobster Cove Head Lighthouse and Cow Head Lighthouse will appeal to history buffs. Step out of the city life by going to Gros Morne National Park and Gros Morne. There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Shallow Bay Beach, look for gifts at The Glass Station, explore the activities along Trout River Pond, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Lookout Trail.

To see maps, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Gros Morne National Park attractions planning site.

The Route module can help you plan travel from York Harbour to Gros Morne National Park. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in August, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Gros Morne National Park

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The Tablelands
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Gros Morne
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