Twillingate, Newfoundland
" The Iceberg Capitol of the world"
      Originally settled by the French with the name 'Toulinquet' in the 17th Century. This town has become one of the most popular destinations in Newfoundland. Not just because it is considered to be the iceberg capitol of the world, it is also one of Newfoundland's most picturesque fishing villages with water, rocks and islands that surround this island town. No matter where you are in Twillingate the scenery is always dramatic and changes at every turn.

     Twillingate is centrally located in Newfoundland which makes it the ideal place to use as a base town. It is surrounded by provincial parks, trails, nature reserves, historic sites and towns.

      The activities are as endless as is the sightseeing. Whales and Icebergs have been known to come right into the bay where they can be viewed right outside your window. At night, watch the spectacular northern lights which light up Newfoundland over 240 nights a year! The drive to Twillingate on Route 340 is called road to the Isles, it's considered one of the best drives in Newfoundland.

      There's plenty to see and do in and around Twillingate! The following links will help you plan the perfect getaway.

Icebergs in the Bay and other photos around Twillingate (click on thumbnail photos)

       
    Welcome Sign Robins's Cove Twillingate    
   
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The 32nd Annual Twillingate
Fish Fun & Folk Festival

Date TBA (please see link below)

One of the most popular and anticipated events in Newfoundland offering music/dancing, parade, food, crafts and much more!
Fish Fun & Folk Festival (pics and shedule of events)

Walking and Hiking Twillingate
You'll find there are walking and hiking trails to many points on the Island including:
Dildo Run Provincial Park
Barbour Living Heritage Village
Kittawake Coast

Long Point,  Mudford Cove,  French Beach, Spiller's Cove,  Codjack's Cove,  Lower little Harbour, Natural Arch, Jones Cove, Batrix Island Back Harbor, Wild Cove in Little Harbour, Minty's Farm, Look Out Hill, Burnt Island Tickle, Ragged Point to Bluff Head Cove, Moses Point

Ocean Adventures,
Icebergs & Wildlife

Iceberg Tours & Whale, Bird and Seal watching 
Iceberg Finder- Track where the icebergs are at this awesome new website. 
Twillingate Island Boat Tours
Twillingate Adventure Tours
Iceberg Quest Ocean Tours - Whale Watching
Canoe Hill Adventures - Kyack Rentals and Tours
Other Points of Interest in Newfoundland
Gros Morn national Park
Terra Nova National Park


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