Why Should I Visit St. John’s & The Peninsulas?
The Bonavista Peninsula is home to the pretty fishing communities of Trinity Bight and Cape Bonavista. Visit the set of Random Passage the replica of The Matthew, the ship sailed from Bristol by the 15th century explorer John Cabot when he discovered Canada.
The Avalon Peninsula, to the south of St. John’s, is where you will find the Avalon Wilderness Reserve, the Witless Bay Ecological Reserve and the Cape St. Mary Ecological Reserve. Witless Bay is one of the best places to see the whales, puffins and icebergs in June and July