The Perfect Hub for Exploring Atlantic Canada

Moncton will take you by storm. Not only is it the largest city in beautiful New Brunswick, but Moncton’s central location in the maritime provinces has also rightly earned it the nickname Hub City.” This will make your stay in Moncton an absolute joy, as you’ll be perfectly poised to explore some of the very best attractions of the region. From the incredible tides at the Bay of Fundy to going whale watching off the coast or making a splash at huge waterparks, there’s no shortage of things to see and do within a short drive of downtown Moncton. As for Moncton itself, must-see attractions include the city’s award-winning zoo and the famous optical illusion, Magnetic Hill, on which it’ll seem like your car defies gravity to roll uphill.

A bustling university town, Moncton is among the most vibrant in Atlantic Canada. Its restaurants specialize in world-class seafood and no-nonsense gourmet dishes, that will stick with you long after you’ve left. You’ll be equally impressed by the city’s nightlife, which boasts both craft beer pubs and sleek cocktail bars. Be sure also to check out one of the numerous yearly festivals that have helped earn Moncton the title of Entertainment Capital of Atlantic Canada.” Highlights include the hilarious HUBCAP Comedy Festival and the rad music festival, Mud City Meltdown. No matter when you plan on visiting Moncton, one thing’s for sure: you’ll cherish every moment you spend here.

Cover photo by James Mann.

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