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North Cape Lighthouse

Highway 12, Tignish, Prince Edward Island, Canada
+1 902-368-4000
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the North Cape a road less taken

The biggest advantage of traveling through the western portion of Prince Edward Island is that it... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Robert F
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Chicago, Illinois
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You go here because it is here. The northwestern most tip of PEI. There is a lighthouse, a... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
woodmister
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Edmonton, Canada
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good33%
  • Average20%
  • Poor1%
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“north cape” (21 reviews)
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Highway 12, Tignish, Prince Edward Island, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The biggest advantage of traveling through the western portion of Prince Edward Island is that it is much less frequented by tourists. The seacoast is spectacular and the fishing towns like Tignish have lobster to offer, all great reasons to travel through this less traveled...More

Thank Robert F
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

You go here because it is here. The northwestern most tip of PEI. There is a lighthouse, a restaurant, a beach covered with inukshuk, a gift shop and a wind museum. But mostly it is the northwest tip of PEI.

1  Thank woodmister
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This lighthouse was quite a distance from Charlottetown but I enjoyed it. It is fenced in and you are not able to see the inside. Took a short walk around-did not walk the nature trail nor did we pay to see the exhibit there about...More

Thank Barbara L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We made a special visit out to the North Cape Lighthouse and we weren't disappointed. It was definitely one of the best places to take pictures. It was so picturesque, and we spent time with our little ones walking around and exploring the area. There...More

Thank Melissa J
Reviewed 11 August 2017

We stopped here on a cross country road trip and were impressed with the view and the friendly staff at the Interpretive Centre. We enjoyed the North Cape Coastal Drive and recommend it to anyone who enjoys good scenery.

Thank David B
Reviewed 11 August 2017

This is a beautiful lighthouse that is actually still working, situated at the North Cape. As well, there are parts of the island's wind turbines displayed, and it is truly amazing just how large those wind turbines really are! You can stand beside the blade...More

Thank BCTraveller89
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

I grew up on the island until I was about 11. I've made a few visits back since, I am now 25. I came here and was just in such awe of how beautiful I remember it all. Absolutely love coming here. So breath taking.

Thank justinamshea
Reviewed 19 July 2017

It is like the end of the world. The lighthouse is still working. There is an easy trail nearby. The view of the ocean is great.

Thank rodjin
Reviewed 16 July 2017

I really enjoy going to North Cape and seeing the view from this area that includes a Lighthouse. You can walk out to an island if the tide is down and if you are really lucky you can see seals. It was my second time...More

Thank Mark D
Reviewed 14 July 2017

From the Summerside area, we took Rte 2, an easy hour drive to North Cape. It was a nice day & the breeze during our walk was welcome. We went on the Black Marsh Nature Trail among the wind turbines which was very interesting to...More

Thank Fundygirlr
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