Walking Tour of Charlottetown

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This tour is provided by

See Sight Tours

See Sight Tours provides intimate small-group tours of popular destinations across North America. Founded in Niagara Falls, Canada in 2006, See Sight Tours has developed a wealth of experience delivering uniquely intimate and immersive tour experiences. Our tour guides take pride in their personal expertise in showcasing the hidden beauty of the local areas where we operate and are determined to create lasting impressions on our guests from around the world.

  • 2 Hours
  • Private Group Tour
  • Prince Edward Island

Please note, this is a Private Safe Tour. This means;

  • Masks Required and Provided
  • Frequent Cleaning and Disinfecting of Vehicles
  • Sanitizer Provided

This walking tour of Charlottetown PEI is guaranteed to deliver history mixed with entertainment while you discover the rich history, architecture and stunning sights with your guide – a retired history teacher/stand up comedian.

Your walking tour of Charlottetown starts on the city’s waterfront at Confederation Landing.

From here, the tour will progress up Great George St. which is known for the evolution of architecture displayed here with its beautifully preserved Georgian architecture on one side of the street and Gothic Revival architecture on the other side. While on this street, you will pass by the Bishops Palace and the Basilica Cathedral which is considered to be the defining silhouette of Charlottetown.

Continuing onward, guests will stroll the grounds of Province House – also known as the birthplace of Confederation before heading over to Victoria Row. This area is well known for its daily live entertainment, local artists, artisan shops, cafes and farm-to-table restaurants.

Guests will continue onward to view the Confederation Centre of the Arts where the world famous Anne of Green Gables play has been running for over 50 years! Your tour will then continue on to pass multiple points of interest including: Confederation Court Mall, City Hall and Rochford Square before heading over to the Prince Edward Island government buildings.

The government buildings are a stunning example of brutalist architecture. Here you will visit the Beaconsfield Historic House and the Government House of Prince Edward Island – which today serves as the home of the Lieutenant Governor of Prince Edward Island.

After this, the tour will start to head back toward the starting point by following the Victoria Boardwalk. Along the way guests will pass by the Culinary Institute of Canada, the Queen Charlotte Armoury, the PEI Convention Centre arriving back at Peakes Quay and Confederation Landing for the end of your tour.

What you’ll experience

  • Great George St.
  • Province House
  • Victoria Row

Price Includes

  • Guided, outdoor walking tour of Charlottetown PEI
  • Photo stop opportunities at multiple points of interest including: St. Dunstan’s Basilica, Province House, Victoria Row, Beaconsfield Historic House, Government House and more!

Important Information

  • Exact tour length may vary slightly depending on individual walking speeds
  • Tour will operate rain or shineWe recommend dressing for the weather and comfortable footwear. You may also wish to bring water
  • Tour is stroller/wheelchair accessibleThere is a gradual incline on Great George St. but the tour remains level throughout once you reach the top