6 days/5 nights, with 5 days cycling


Start any date between June 15 and October 15


55 km daily average (35 miles).
This is moderate cycling, with a few challenging hills most days. Extra km possible


Classic Accommodation:   CAD$1600   
            
B&B Accommodation:   CAD$1515 
                                 Single suppl. Classic: CAD$370      
Single suppl. B&B: CAD$265
     
* Price before tax. Canada applies a 12% HST.


  • 5 nights hotels
  • All breakfasts and 1 dinner
  • Detailed route instructions and map
  • Use of a top quality 21-speed hybrid bike complete with handlebar bag, pump, and all the necessary accessories for changing flats. We recommend that you bring your own helmet for safety and hygiene reasons
  • Luggage transfers
  • All necessary transfers during the tour
  • Area Manager available throughout the tour

Your tour starts in Peggy’s Cove, about 42 km/26 miles south-west of Halifax.

Peggy’s Cove is a charming fishing village, renowned for its famous lighthouse on the wave-worn granite headland It is possible to reach Nova Scotia by both air and sea.

There is scheduled air service to Halifax from all major Canadian cities, & from all major US cities with non-stop flights to Nova Scotia from Boston, Newark, Toronto, Ottawa & Montreal. Ferry services link Nova Scotia and Maine.

A high speed catamaran operates between Bar Harbor, Maine and Yarmouth, NS, and an overnight luxury cruise can be taken between Portland, Maine (less than 2 hours north of Boston) and Yarmouth.

Randonnée Tours

Canada

Nova Scotia South Shore Cycling 6 days

Discover the unexpected in Canada’s Atlantic playground. Nova Scotia combines European hospitality of quality inns and superb food with Canadian natural wonders. Pedal past peaceful coves, winking lighthouses, rugged headlands and authentic fishing villages. Relax each night in historic inns or cozy B&Bs. Discover unique history and heritage, relax on perfect white sand beaches and find an excellent souvenir among the craft and antique shops. But we’re betting that a favourite memory will be the warmth and friendliness of the Maritimers you’ll meet.


 
Oceanstone Inn

Peggy’s Cove B&B,

Peggy’s Cove

This cozy B&B boasts views of the famous lighthouse from the property. Originally owned by renowned artist William de Garthe, this property has retained its heritage.

 

Surfside Inn,

Hubbards

Originally built by a sea captain in the late 1800's, this Country Inn has been restored keeping the Victorian elegance and antiques, while providing all of the modern amenities.


Mecklenburgh Inn

Mecklenburgh Inn,

Chester

This historic inn is located in the heart of Chester with a commanding view of the ocean two blocks away.  All rooms have down duvets, Frette linens, locally made quilts and most have water views.

 

Lunenburg Arms

Lunenburg Arms,

Lunenburg

In the centre of this historic village, with views of the harbour, this inn has rooms with plush duvets, and bathrobes.  Rissers restaurant offers fabulous seafood and live jazz on some evenings.

Oceanstone Inn

Peggy’s Cove B&B,

Peggy’s Cove

This cozy B&B boasts views of the famous lighthouse from the property. Originally owned by renowned artist William de Garthe, this property has retained its heritage.

 

Surfside Inn,

Hubbards

Originally built by a sea captain in the late 1800's, this Country Inn has been restored keeping the Victorian elegance and antiques, while providing all of the modern amenities.


Mecklenburgh Inn

Mecklenburgh Inn,

Chester

This historic inn is located in the heart of Chester with a commanding view of the ocean two blocks away.  All rooms have down duvets, Frette linens, locally made quilts and most have water views.

 

Maplebird House

Maplebird House,

Lunenburg

This is a  beautifully restored heritage building , circa 1826 with a large garden with swimming pool, patio & verandah overlooking Lunenburg harbour.  Relax with piano in front of a log burning woodstove.

 

"We loved this vacation… Randonnée did a great job setting up these wonderful accommodations and scenic rides" and "this trip exceeded our expectations."

- P & M Metzger


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