Newfoundland is a land of rich history and natural wonders. Learn why our region is one of the most unique and magical locations in the world.
This is where the sun rises first. Where Vikings landed over 1,000 years ago. This place is home to the oldest settlement and the oldest city in North America, but is the youngest province of Canada. A vast land, with a relatively small population, the Viking Trail region has some of the friendliest people you'll ever meet.
Here, you can immerse yourself in wilderness solitude one day and embrace a vibrant culture at the cutting edge of the contemporary western world the next. This is a land of rich history and natural wonders: stunning coastlines, breaching whales, icebergs, and some of the most incredible skyscapes you'll ever see.
With a temperate climate, Newfoundland & Labrador is a perfect place to enjoy outdoor adventures like hiking and canoeing in the late spring, summer and fall, as well as sports like snowboarding, skiing and snowmobiling in the winter. From vibrant cities to quaint, historical outports, mountain ranges, rivers, waterfalls and winding coastlines, there are always fascinating places to see and countless things to do.
Photo Courtesy of Rolf Hicker