Commission du tourisme acadien du Canada atlantique

224, rue St-George, bureau 103

Moncton (Nouveau-Brunswick) E1C 1W1

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Holidays Like You Have Never Experienced Before

With a Wide Range of Exciting and Unique Activities

Acadian Destinations

 

The Acadian Peninsula of New Brunswick

Areas of Caraquet, Shippagan, Lameque, Miscou and Tracadie    

 

Picturesque and authentic, the Acadian Peninsula is known for its liveliness and legendary hospitality. Here, time flows to the rhythm of the sea and is counted in fishing seasons, walks along the beach and expeditions through the marshes. Local cuisine is rich in treasures from the sea, cheeses and distilleries. The cultural scene blooms with numerous festivities and attractions, which will make you celebrate both contemporary and old-fashioned Acadie.  

 

Discover the Acadian Peninsula here !

 

South Eastern New Brunswick

Areas of Shediac, Bouctouche, Memramcook and Kouhibouguac 

 

Nestled along Canada’s warmest salt waters, the cultural coast of New Brunswick is your number one sea destination. Fried clams, lobster, wineries and orchards: a foodie’s dream. The Greater Moncton area, which is conveniently close, offers plenty of activities and services including shopping, cultural attractions and entertainment. The region also has national and provincial parks, picturesque villages and not-to-be-missed festivals!  

 

Discover South Eastern NB here!

 

Prince Edward Island

Areas of Mont Carmel, Abram-Village, Rustico and Souris 

 

Naturally sculpted by the sea, Prince Edward Island’s bucolic landscapes will instantly immerse you in the Acadian culture. Welcoming locals, new friends as well as unique cultural, historical and colourful experiences await you in the heritage-filled island. Feast your eyes as well as your taste buds during your stay in the Maritimes and prepare to be enchanted! 

 

Discover Prince Edward Island here!

 

South Western Nova Scotia

Areas of Grand-Pre, Church Point, Pubnico and Yarmouth 

 

South West Nova Scotia is the place you go to get this warm feeling of peace while having a lobster dinner, both feet soaking in the ocean. Humble and serene like the waves surrounding them, the Acadian people of this region are accurately represented by the museums and interpretation centres telling their unique story, and the artists painting their tale. 

 

Discover South Western NB here!

 

Cape Breton

Areas of Isle Madame, Cheticamp and Louisbourg 

 

Abundant nature, breathtaking landscapes, fascinating historical sites… Nothing quite compares to Cape Breton. The dynamic locals are tirelessly keeping their traditions alive so you can indulge in their culture in many ways. Attractions, restaurants, picturesque villages and scenic routes such as Fleur-de-Lis will guide you through an unforgettable journey. Discover the beauty, the culture and the treasures Cape Breton has to offer and you will forever hold it in your heart. 

 

Discover Cape Breton here!

 

North Western New Brunswick

Areas of Edmundston, Clair and Grand Falls 

 

Nestled in the beautiful valleys of the Appalachian Mountains, the roots of Acadie extend to France, Quebec and the United States and reflect a mix of Acadian, Native American, Quebec and American culture. Acadie of the Land and the Forest has an abundance of forests, culture, and natural treasures including numerous rivers, falls, woods and valleys that will certainly appeal to nature enthusiasts. Foodies will also be delighted by the ployes, typical buckwheat pancakes in the region, and the culinary specialties the northwest of New Brunswick has to offer. A strong heritage and a vibrant culture await in the spectacular region. 

 

Discover North Western NB here!