1 St John’s

This lively port city, with its fine coastal setting and raucous nightlife, provides the best introduction to Newfoundland culture, history and culinary traditions.

2 Icebergs and whale-watching

The east coast can be studded with vast, shimmering lumps of ice in summer, and dozens of whales frolic just offshore.

3 Cape St Mary’s

Jaw-dropping cliff-side seabird sanctuary, one of the most incredible wildlife spectacles in the world.

4 St-Pierre et Miquelon

Tiny French enclave of fine restaurants, cosy B&Bs and rich marine life.

5 Fogo Island

Weathered fish huts, traditional outports and a community of artists occupy one of the most beautifully preserved islands in the province.

6 Gros Morne National Park

Plunging fjords, rearing mountains and the dazzling waters of Western Brook Pond.

7 Battle Harbour

Wonderfully evocative and isolated fishing village off the coast of southern Labrador, a magical place to spend the night.

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