St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada

St. John's tours, things to do and tickets

2-Hour Guided Boat Tour from St. John's

Duration: 2 hours
Join Newfoundland’s award-winning boat tour as we depart from the heart of downtown St. John’s.Witness the world’s largest concentration of humpback whales, watching as they thrust their massive 40 ton bodies into the air. Steam through the passageway of 12,000 year old icebergs and view the elegant Atlantic Puffin. Both entertaining and educational, our narrated tour is fun for the whole family.
$98.5*Per person

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St. John's Downtown Walking Tour

Duration: 3 hours
Our Signature Tour is jam packed with fascinating stories, beautiful Newfoundland scenery, and amazing architecture.

For the most comprehensive tour in town, join us on our Signature Downtown St. John’s Walking Tour. From Water Street and Duckworth Street to Bannerman Park and the Colonial Building, you will be captivated by the oldest city in Newfoundland & Labrador, its fabulous architecture, and warm welcoming people.

Along the way you will be entertained by some great stories. Learn why our government sits on the left, why we drive on the right, and how the city reacted when a Nazi officer walked through town in full uniform.

You’ll learn all of this and a whole lot more when you take a walk with us on our Signature Tour.

Note: We are located in St. John's, Newfoundland & Labrador. If you are looking for a tour in Saint John, New Brunswick we can make some recommendations.
$44.7*Per person

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Whale Watching, Shark and Cod Fishing, from St. John's Harbor

Duration: 2 hours
We offer the most unique marine adventure in Newfoundland. You will get to catch and keep your own cod fish so please bring a cooler to take your cod fillet back with you.
Life is short, let's enjoy the experience on the mighty North Atlantic.

There is nothing better than a day on the North Atlantic chasing the famous cod which has defined our province for over 500 years.
For the more adventurous we also offer Shark Fishing Charters (Blue Shark, Porbeagle, Mako and Great White)
We offer custom tour packages for those looking to enjoy the taste of freshly cooked cod right off the boat. We can pan fry your catch as soon as we clean your fish while you enjoy a cold beverage and relax after a fantastic day on the water. Please inquire for details and availability.
$150.78*Per person

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4 Hour St John’s Tour w Come From Away star (lunch included)

Duration: 3 hours - 4 hours
Having shared the story of Come From Away with almost a million people, my passion for this, my chosen home, is what drives my desire to take you on this tour. My perspective on this land and her people and the connections I’ve made as a member of the Come From Away family make for a one of a kind experience for my guests. Come From Away…for awhile:)

PLEASE NOTE: THIS TOUR TAKES PLACE IN ST. JOHN’S, NEWFOUNDLAND, NOT SAINT JOHN, NEW BRUNSWICK. Please check your itinerary. I’d hate for you to end up 1300 miles from me!
$135.63*Per person

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St. John's 3 Hour Newfoundland Food Tour

Duration: 3 hours
There’s no better way to learn about the history and culture of a community than to eat its food. On our Newfoundland Food Tour, you will eat your way through downtown St. John’s. Newfoundland and Labrador has one of the most unique food cultures in Canada. Long known for seafood, wild game, and delicious traditional meals, the province has a long list of mouth-watering ingredients and recipes. From a CFA finding success selling beloved Newfoundland pastry to a haunted pub that inspired a TV set to a former fruit stand literally built on the ashes of the Great Fire, we’ll explore the people, stories, and food that make the city unique.

Come hungry! If you arrive gut-foundered, by the time we finish our walk, you’ll be stogged. And yes...we'll teach you what those local terms mean. ;)
$82.59*Per person

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St John's: Small Group Guided Tour by Car

Duration: 3 hours
Immerse yourself in the unique culture, stunning views, and fascinating history of St. John’s, Newfoundland on a small group guided trip by car. Visit Signal Hill, drive by Jellybean Row, and more.
$80.15*Per person

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Pedego eBike Rental

Duration: 3 hours
If your looking to experience all that St. John's has to offer from the window of a bicycle then Pedego e-Bikes has the perfect outing for you and your group. We offer 3 and 7 hour bike rentals, plus a weekly option when available.
We can host groups up to 15 with advanced notice.
The e-Bikes can travel from downtown St. John's to Cape Spear (22Km) in about 90 min with anyone in average physical condition. The electric motor in the e-Bike does all the work for you, just pedal and feel the motor kick into gear and assist your ride.
You can adjust the power assist from 0% (you do all the work) to 100% (the motor does all the work)
Guests travel to all the scenic destinations in St. John's with ease on our e-Bikes.
Cape Spear, Signal Hill, Quidi Vidi Village, and numerous dedicated bike trails in St. John's are waiting for you.
Put on your helmet and explore!
$75.01*Per person

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St. John’s Small Group Tour with Iceberg Quest Boat Cruise

Duration: 6 hours
Our first stop is at the beautiful Cape Spear Lighthouse National Historic Site, the oldest in the province and sits on the most easterly point of North America.

We’ll then take you back to downtown St. John’s for a narrated driving tour of the city, passing by multiple points of interest including Jellybean Row, George Street, and taking you through nearby Quidi Vidi Village.

Our next tour stop will be Signal Hill National Historic Site, significant for its historic role as the location of the final battle of the Seven Years’ War in North America. While you are here, you will have the opportunity to explore the famous Cabot Tower.

Next, you will be taken to Newfoundland’s award-winning boat tour, Iceberg Quest. You will absolutely love this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to experience Cape Spear, Cabot Tower and Fort Amherst from the sea as you see the world’s largest concentration of humpback whales, along with 12,000 year old icebergs!
$184.88*Per person

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St. John's, Quidi Vidi Village & Signal Hill Small Group Tour

Duration: 3 hours
Your tour begins with your friendly guide picking you up directly from your hotel in downtown St. John’s. You’ll enjoy a narrated drive along the way to the beautiful Cape Spear Lighthouse National Historic Site. While here, you will have some time to explore the lighthouse and take in the awe-inspiring views of the Atlantic Ocean.

You will love visiting Signal Hill National Historic Site. This spot is significant for its historic role in strategic military operations and as the location of the final battle of the Seven Years’ War in North America. While you are here, you will have the opportunity to explore the famous Cabot Tower and enjoy incredible views of St. John’s and its harbour.

You will also experience a narrated city drive. You will pass by and stop at multiple points of interest including: Jellybean Row, the Rooms, George Street, Water Street, Basilica and Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, St. John’s Harbour, Quidi Vidi Village, and the Terry Fox Memorial.
$76.94*Per person

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Late Season Puffin & Scenic Coastal Cruise

Duration: 2 hours
This 90 minute tour features the incredible Witless Bay Ecological Reserve - your best chance to view puffins in late season. Attractions vary with the time of year but occasionally whale, dolphins, tuna and ocean sunfish are encountered.
Seasonal guidance: puffins nest May through to mid-September with some usually remaining till Sept 20. Whale season is from mid-June through mid-August with occasional sightings in late season. Wildlife cannot be guaranteed on any given cruise.

Enjoy entertaining and educational live commentary provided by on board naturalists and crew. Learn about Newfoundland's marine wildlife and heritage from your enthusiastic, knowledgeable, professional guides during this awesome adventure (minimum 90 minutes).  Our catamaran offers the most space for your comfort.
Screech In ceremony available during cruise - guests should pre-register at time of tour check in.
$71.98*Per person

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St. John's: App-Based Murder Mystery Detective Game

Duration: 2 hours
Explore downtown St. John's with an outdoor city exploration game on your smartphone.
$11.02*Per person

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The best of St. John's walking tour

Duration: 2 hours
Together with a professional guide, you will visit the most charming places in the city. You will have a chance to explore the city while hearing fascinating facts and legends. St. John’s is the oldest city in North America. Water Street is the oldest street in North America as well. John Cabot was the first explorer to sail into St. John’s harbor on June 24, 1497. You will be surprised how many stories are hidden in the streets, buildings, and corners of St. John's. Your charming guide will tell you what is special and unique about living in this city. Perfect for those who are visiting the city for the first time and want to get the most out of it!
$182.53*Per person

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St. John’s: Small Group Tour with Iceberg Quest Boat Cruise

Duration: 6 hours
Explore Cape Spear's oldest lighthouse, enjoy a St. John's tour with Signal Hill and Jellybean Row, and see humpback whales and icebergs with Iceberg Quest.
$179.41*Per person

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Manuels River Exhibits Access & Self-Guided Tour

Duration: an hour
Explore the great outdoors, geology, and natural history at Manuels River Interpretation Centre, home to ancient trilobite fossils. No matter the season, discover interactive exhibits and hike the 6 kilometers (3.7 miles) of trails at your own pace.
$8.82*Per person

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Participate in a Fun Scavenger Hunt in St. John's by Operation City Quest

Duration: 2 hours
Explore St. John's with Operation City Quest! Our scavenger hunt takes you around the city to find items in any order you want and perform exciting tasks for points. The scavenger hunt is done using an app and you'll be able to check the rankings feature anytime to see how you rank. Our scavenger hunt has a remote guide that will help along the way via chat. Let's get exploring in St. John's.
$10.61*Per person

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St. John's Scavenger Hunt: Uphill Beauty

Duration: 2 hours
Let’s Roam is the #1 app-led scavenger hunt company. Walk to all the best landmarks and hidden gems, answering trivia questions and solving challenges. Work with your team or compete against them, as you learn new facts and create memorable experiences. Let’s Roam Scavenger Hunts are great as an everyday activity, or for bachelorette parties, birthday parties, corporate team building events and more! Each player chooses an interactive role, with challenges varying by person.
$12.31*Per person

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