Anne of Green Gables Adventure
5 hours. $475
This tour is for the ultimate Anne fan but will also delight those fascinated by the
beauty of PEI as described by The Anne of Green Gable author Lucy Maude
Montgomery in her novels.
Driving through the picturesque Island country side
you will view rolling farmlands, coastal views and
villages coming to life as she described them in her
novels. You will enjoy your first stop of the day at Silver
Bush, and the Anne of Green Gables Museum owned
by the descendants of Lucy Maude, the Campbell
family her cousins.
The homestead was built in 1872 by her Uncle John and Aunt Annie Campbell. It is also
the setting for her novel "Anne's Lake of Shining Waters." The house still belongs to
L.M Montgomery's family, the Campbell's, and you will immediately see why she called
it the "wonder castle of my childhood." You will have the opportunity to explore the
homestead, the beautiful flower gardens, and enjoy views of the Lake of Shining
On our way to the next stop we will make a photo stop
at French River, one of the most photographed places
on the Island.
You will also make a photo stop at the Montgomery’s
birth place in New London which has been preserved
as a historic site.
No Anne Adventure would be complete without a visit to the charming Green Gables
House, National historic site, the old farm site that inspired the first Anne of Green
Gables novel. Located in Cavendish, the area that
was inspiration for the village of Avonlea in many
of Lucy Maud’s novels. You will be able to enjoy the
well-kept gardens as well as tour the main
farmhouse, barns, outbuildings and extensive
grounds. On your return to Charlottetown a trip
through the national park and the fishing the
village of North Rustico will complete your day.
Admission to the Green Gable sites are not included.
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