Depart the pier by air-conditioned motorcoach and travel to the resort town of St.Andrews by-the Sea. Your guide will share stories about the Bay of Fundy and the lifestyle of the people who live along the Bay. St. Andrews-by-the-Sea is a town steeped in history. You will pass by the historic St. Andrews Blockhouse and the Algonquin Resort Hotel. The streets are lined with magnificent historic homes. You will have time shop the many boutiques, craft shops and galleries along Water Street. Or you can just sit along the water and enjoy another view of the Bay of Fundy.
Climb aboard our air-conditioned coach and we’ll take you to the historic seaside resort of St. Andrews By-The-Sea. You will travel through small communities and your guide will tell you about the lifestyle, folklore and history of New Brunswick... The charming coastal town of St. Andrews is blessed with many architectural marvels dating from the 19th century, and their stories will come to vivid life in the company of your tour guide. The highlights are many, including the St. Andrews Blockhouse, a National Historic Site that dates back to the War of 1812, and the Algonquin Resort, a Tudor-style ‘castle’ where Princess Diana once stayed. Best of all, you’ll have time to explore downtown St. Andrews and its many fine boutiques, local craft shops and galleries. You can take a walk on the pier and watch the fishing boats and tour boats come and go.
On the drive back to Saint John you can relax and enjoy the rugged coastline and listen as your guide tells fascinating tales about New Brunswick and the famous Bay of Fundy tides, the highest recorded tides in the world!