Area Attractions

Marco Polo Land is centrally located in Cavendish, PEI providing its guests with beaches, amusement parks, golf courses, kayaking, biking and much more. Marco Polo Land is only 20 minutes from Charlottetown, the provincial capital and the birthplace of Canada.  With all these amenities and activities within walking distance or brief drive, Marco Polo Land is your best choice for camping, RVing or Inn accommodations.

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Northumberland Ferries Limited
Barrier Free Food Served Pets Permitted Bilingual service - Limited
Once upon a time, the ferry was the only way to visit Prince Edward Island. At Northumberland Ferries, we’d like to believe it still is.

 With the Confederation and the Holiday Island Ferries, you have the chance to travel by sea, save time and drive less. These means more time for authentic PEI experiences that include savoury seafood, championship golf and walks along the red sandstone cliffs.

 As you sail the waters between Wood Islands, PEI and Caribou, Nova Scotia and you’ll quickly discover it really is best way for you and your car to travel. Simply park the car and seize the opportunity to relax while enjoying the beautiful panoramic seascapes of the Northumberland Strait

Haunted Mansion
Haunted Mansion   |  Kensington
Partial Access TIAPEI Member
Rates: Adults – $13.00 Children (ages 6-16) – $8.00 Ages 5 and under Free!

A Fun-Time Family Scream Park! The Mad Dr’s Spooky Haunted Mansion is a family-friendly haunt for all ages. Explore three floors full of spooks and surprises, including the recreated creepy streets of London deep in the dungeons. Play in the Dr.’s secret water gardens and enjoy carnival-style rides and more in Dr. Jack’s Playland!  We’re waiting for you!

Site of Lucy Maud Montgomery's Cavendish Home

“…it is and ever must be hallowed ground to me.” L. M. M Homestead fields, gardens, lanes, old trees surround the hallowed ground where Montgomery was raised by her grandparents, Alexander and Lucy Macneill – her home from 1876 to 1911 – where she wrote Anne of Green Gables. Authentic, serene and beautiful, this site gives visitors a real sense of the author and the inspiration for her writings. Bookstore/museum on premises. John Macneill, great-grandson, and wife Jennie live on this farmland and lovingly tend it. 10 am-5 pm. Jul and Aug, 9 am-6 pm. $4 adults, $2 children 16 and under, $12 family

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Outside Expeditions

Outside Expeditions – North Rustico   |  North Rustico Harbour

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Bilingual service - Limited Open Off-Season

PEI s oldest kayak outfitter, in operation since 1993. We offer a wide selection of kayak tours for all ages and experience levels as well as courses. Top-quality hybrid bikes for rent, including children s bikes, trailers and tag-along bikes. Next to a new 10 km multi-use trail in the National Park which connects to other trails.

See tour the Island listing for more info.

Cavendish Beach Music Festival
Rates: Ticket Prices: General Admission 3-DayAdult pass: $169.50 VIP Club 3-Day Pass $375.00 Child 3-Day Pass $69.50 (ages 6-12) Children Under 6 years: FREE Single Day Pass $69.50 Single Day VIP $150.00 All tickets plus applicable taxes and service fees.

For the fourth year in a row, the LOTTO MAX Presents Cavendish Beach Music Festival will bring world class country music entertainment to the region’s most popular festival vacation destination.

Brackley Drive-In
Brackley Drive-In   |  Brackley Beach
The Brackley Drive-in Theatre in Prince Edward Island opened in the mid-1950s under its original name of The Parkview Drive-in. In 1992, George, Linda and Robert Boyle of Winsloe, PEI purchased the drive-in and lovingly restored it to its original condition. Many hours were put into the restoration to establish its 1950s theme. Step back into the 50s when you enter the canteen, showing off its vintage Coca-Cola machine, jukebox, pinball machines and 1950s Morris Miner car. You cannot miss seeing our giant screen, over 5 stories tall from the ground and 70 feet wide — truly the best way to see any movie!

Prince Edward Tours
Prince Edward Tours   |  Charlottetown
Non-smoking Air Conditioning TIAPEI Member Open Off-Season Genuine Island Host
Allow the Island’s premier tour operator and only authorized Grayline provider to “wow” you while visiting some of the finest attractions on PEI. Double decker city tours, the Island’s Finest, Island Drive and Anne of Green Gables tours offer something for everyone; or, personally tailor your very own experience. Our Japanese Tours visit Anne’s Land, Orwell Corner, the south shore and Dalvay sunset and seafood. Also specializing in limousine, motor coach charters, tour/convention planning, cruise ship excursions, receptive services as well as escorted tours. Proudly providing multilingual guide service.
Black Magic Indoor Black Light Mini Golf
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Rain or shine, day or night, get ready for the latest innovation in mini golf…it s mini golf played in the surrealistic setting of black light. The hazards, your ball and even your putter seem to pop out of the darkness. It s a total experience, challenging and entertaining.

River of Adventure Mini Golf
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The Island s most challenging and fun course with an unbeatable selection of hazards. Putt through the potato patch, play to the top of the volcano and then over the musical bridge. The course even places you in peril of being eaten by a giant lobster. The most popular mini golf for over 20 years, it is regarded as the most beautiful and innovative mini golf on Prince Edward Island. 10 am-10 pm

Fan-Taz-Ma-Goric Museum
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Locally conceived, designed and built! Don t miss the large Titanic display, learn about the fishery, world records, body armour and Nature s oddities. Full-size walk-through reconstruction of King Tut s tomb complete with wall paintings and finest reproductions of major artifacts found in the tomb. An audio visual tour makes the chambers come alive! New in 2012, an exhibit on the Terracotta Warrior find in China.

10 am-10 pm.

Jurrasic Bart's Dinosaur Museum
A dinosaur museum on Prince Edward Island may seem a bit of a stretch but when you realize that the first Dinosaur remains found in Canada were found just a few miles from Cavendish then it might seem appropriate! Meet the “Island Dinosaur”, the first dinosaur found in Canada. See a T-Rex Skull and his leg, foot, and even his tiny brain. Also dinosaur footprints, eggs, babies and even Jurassic “Poop”. Real fossils and museum quality reproductions arranged in thought provoking hands-on displays and dioramas. Outside is a fascinating assortment of domestic animals in a pleasant farm setting. This attraction also includes an innovative playground featuring “The Silly Olympics” Educational and fun for all ages. 9739 Cavendish road. 2 miles west of the Cavendish Boardwalk (902) 886-239
Joey's Deep Sea Fishing
Joey’s Deep Sea Fishing   |  Rusticoville
Licensed Pets Permitted Bilingual service - 24 hours
Sail with Captain Jamie (bilingue) aboard the Julie Ann Jamie or the Reel Upgrade. 30-minute scenic sail from Rusticoville Bridge to fish the pristine waters of the Gulf of St. Lawrence for mackerel and cod. Tackle supplied. Washroom on board. Whales occassionally sighted. Reservations recommended. Full and half day tuna charters. Fish the most exciting gamefish in the world, (tuna average 800 lbs.). Enjoy view from our licensed dining room or covered deck overlooking the beautiful bay and marina. Visit our website or call for further information. Interac, MC, V accepted. Deep-sea fishing: Jul 02-Sep 05, daily sailings 8:30 am, 1 pm and 5 pm. Charters: Sep 5-Oct 15 (weather permitting). Deep-Sea: $40 adults, $30 children 12 and under. Charters available. Tuna: $200/person (full day) $120/person (half-day) based on 5 people.
Aiden's Deep Sea Fishing
Aiden’s Deep Sea Fishing   |  North Rustico
Papa’s Gem and Lexi D. Complimentary coffee on morning trip. Government-approved boats with washroom facilities aboard. Rods and rain gear supplied at no extra charge. Fish filleted and ice supplied. Canteen services. Live and cooked lobster and fresh seafood daily at our fish market on premises. In business since 1957. Interac, MC, V accepted. Daily sailings: 8 am, 1:15 pm and 6 pm (5:30 pm after Aug 20). Deep-sea: $40 adults, $30 children (12 and under).
Lucy Maud Montgomery Birthplace

Lucy Maud Montgomery, author of Anne of Green Gables, was born in 1874 in this modest white and green house, decorated with authentic Victorian period pieces and overlooking New London Harbour. Special exhibits include the replica of the writer s wedding dress and personal scrapbooks containing copies of her many stories and poems. Browse through our books and gift selections.

Daily, 9 am-5 pm. Admission charged.

Crossfire Adventure Paintball
Crossfire Adventure Paintball encompassing twenty acres of unique fields, each with a different style of play and all with an authentic Second World War atmosphere.
• 7 large, professionally designed fields including underground trenches, full town, authentic military vehicles, wooded hill fortress, etc.
• Safe and fun • Ages 10-100 • Everything you need to play for an hour or a day • Individuals or groups welcome
• Safe viewing areas, BBQ, picnic area
Grandpa's Antique Photo Studio
Non-smoking Pets Permitted Air Conditioning TIAPEI Member Open Off-Season Bilingual service - Limited
Celebrating 32 year of old-time photo fun! Antique photos are finished in “old-time sepia, black-and-white or colour”. Visit our free Rogues’ Gallery and, after selecting a theme, choose from a large collection of “quick-change” costumes, hats, and props. We’ll do the rest! Within seconds be transformed into characters from the Old West, Roaring Twenties, or Victorian era. It’s quick, affordable, and fun. Late June to Labour Day, 10 am-10 pm; shoulder season, 11 am-6 pm, (or otherwise posted).
Mariner's Cove Miniature Golf
Next to Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Odditorium. The best miniature golf in Eastern Canada. Eighteen exciting holes surrounded by waterfalls, fountains, real sand bunkers, and challenging contoured greens. Real family fun, super savings on museum combo tickets.
Farmer' Bank of Rustico & Doucet House Museums
Partial Access Non-smoking Air Conditioning Craft Demonstrations TIAPEI Member Bilingual service - 24 hours High-speed internet Access Canada - Level 2 Cyclists Welcome Genuine Island Host
The Farmers’ Bank of Rustico, a National Historic Site, operated from 1864 to 1894 as the first people’s bank and is credited with being “the precursor of the credit union movement in North America”. The museum describes the settlement of the community by the Acadians and the establishment of the bank by Father Georges-Antoine Belcourt, and Genealogical Centre of Rustico Acadian families. The Doucet House (c. 1772) Acadian log house offers interpretive programs. Off-season visits by groups can be arranged by appointment, (902) 963-2194. Mon-Sat, 9:30 am-5:30 pm; Sun, 1-5 pm.
Cracker Creek Mining Company
Barrier Free Non-smoking Bilingual service - Limited
Next to Wax World of the Stars. Pan for rubies, emeralds, gemstones and fossils in our multi-level sluiceway. Take home your treasures! Fun for little miners, moms, dads, and grandparents. Daily. Jun and Sep, 9:30 am-4:30 pm; Jul and Aug, 9 am-8:30 pm. Sales close one hour prior to closing.
Parasailing - The Pier
Parasailing – The Pier   |  Stanley Bridge
The Pier has the best watersports on Prince Edward Island. The perfect spot to enjoy parasailing, tubing, sea-doing, and kayaking. Three different rides based on the length of line released. Take off and land on the boat, stay dry if you wish! Call to reserve your spot. Save on Parasail rides – buy a package. Visit our website. Daily, five departures. Prices start at $65.
Stanley Bridge Marine Aquarium, Manor of Birds and Gift Shop
Open Off-Season
Live fish aquariums and touch tanks; North America’s largest private collection of mounted birds – 750 specimens; the World of Butterflies display, history of Malpeque oysters, Irish moss and shellfish industry display. A fascinating, educational experience for the whole family. “Highly recommended”. Visit our on-site gift shop featuring exotic seashells, restaurant and oyster bar.
Shining Waters Family Fun Park
Partial Access Food Served Bilingual service - Limited Genuine Island Host
PEI’s fun-filled place to play! Explore 36 acres of family fun including over 40 attractions. Take the plunge down one of our four large water slides or splash around in Turtle Cove, our children’s splash pool, including the exciting Turtle Twister slide. Enjoy the live and animated animals in our authentic barn. Be sure to visit the Mirror Maze, Buccaneer Bay and the Topsy-Turvy Cabin on your visit as well. Canteen facilities, rental barbecues and numerous picnic areas available. Visit www.shiningwaterspei.com for admission rates, ride restrictions and other information.
Sandspit Amusement Park
Food Served Pets Permitted Bilingual service - Limited Genuine Island Host
Enjoy Atlantic Canada’s classic amusement park! Ride the Cyclone roller-coaster, ferris wheel and over 15 other carnival favourites. Cool off on the bumper-boats, or take a swing on our miniature golf course. Try your hand at one of our old-fashioned games or enjoy a tasty carnival treat. Take a spin on the Can-Am racers (sold separately). Canteen and picnic facilities available. Ride restrictions apply. All-day bracelet packages or pay-as-you-go. No admission charge to grounds.
Wax World Of The Stars
Wax World Of The Stars   |  Cavendish
Barrier Free Non-smoking Air Conditioning Open Off-Season Bilingual service - Limited Genuine Island Host
Adjacent to Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Odditorium. A wax attraction like no other! Pose with Donkey & Shrek or Michael Jordan for a memorable photo. See Paris Hilton, Julia Roberts, Jim Carrey and Tom Cruise. Travel through time with TV/film icons John Wayne, Humphrey Bogart, Lucille Ball. Classics like Snow White, Pinocchio and Alice await. Sing along with Stompin Tom, Willie Nelson and Cher. Fun for all! Jun and Sep, 9:30 am-4:30 pm; Jul and Aug, 9 am-8:30 pm. Ticket sales close one hour prior to closing.
Burlington Amusement Park
Burlington Amusement Park   |  Burlington
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Food Served Pets Permitted Open Off-Season Bilingual service - Limited

PEI s largest go-cart facility featuring three tracks: Thunderbolt Grand Prix, the longest track east of Montreal, a unique Naskart racing oval; and Jr. Champions Raceway, PEI s only Kiddy Karts. Other attractions including batting cages, bumper cars, bumper boats, mini-putt, and more. Returning in 2012: Race nights on Tuesday and Friday nights with unlimited go-kart rides. Group rates and private bookings available.
Ripley's Beleive it Or Not! Odditorium
Barrier Free Non-smoking Air Conditioning TIAPEI Member Open Off-Season Bilingual service - Limited Genuine Island Host
Do something extraordinary…Visit Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Museum and go on an unprecedented journey around the world. Touch a 20ft section of the Berlin Wall and view a Jurassic sized Stegosaurus skeleton. Gaze at an exciting collection of wonders and curiosities, from the 4ft jade carved ship, to the painted bat. This museum features over 200 exhibits in 12 galleries with 10 video screens. See us on TV. Meet the challenge on the 23ft Rock Climbing Wall. Super savings on Miniature Golf combo tickets. Bring your camera and have fun in our climate controlled museum. Family, Group and Combo rates available

Prince Edward Island a été l’hôte à des millions de touristes et de leurs familles pendant des générations. Qu’ils viennent voir le pays de Anne of Green Gables ou profiter de la beauté de l’île de Canada’s Favorite Beach depuis plus d’un siècle, Cavendish Beach, le souvenir que ce île sont durables.

 

Marco Polo Land est situé au centre de Cavendish, PEI fournir à ses clients et de ses plages, parcs d’attractions, terrains de golf, le kayak, le vélo et bien plus encore. Marco Polo Land est à seulement 20 minutes de Charlottetown, la capitale de la province et le lieu de naissance du Canada. Avec tous ces services et activités à distance de marche ou de brèves dur, Marco Polo Land est votre meilleur choix pour le camping, ou RVing Inn hébergement.


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