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St Antony (Newfoundland), Canada

St Antony (Newfoundland)
Canada

St. Antony cruise port is nestled on the rugged coastline of Newfoundland, Canada. This picturesque town, with its rich maritime heritage and breathtaking natural beauty, offers visitors a unique blend of history, culture, and adventure.

St. Antony has deep roots in the fishing industry, and its quaint streets are lined with colorful houses and bustling wharves. The town’s history is closely tied to the sea, with fishing being the lifeblood of the community for generations.

One of the main attractions in St. Antony is the Grenfell Historic Properties, which offers a fascinating glimpse into the life and work of Sir Wilfred Thomason Grenfell, a medical missionary who played a significant role in the region’s development. Visitors can explore Grenfell House Museum, a beautifully preserved Victorian home, as well as the nearby Grenfell Interpretation Centre, which showcases exhibits on Grenfell’s medical missions and the cultural heritage of the area.

Nearby attractions include L’Anse aux Meadows National Historic Site, a UNESCO World Heritage Site that preserves the remains of a Norse settlement dating back over a thousand years.

Nature lovers will delight in the spectacular scenery of St. Antony, with opportunities for hiking, whale watching, and birding along the rugged coastline.

Useful Information

Language

English

Tips

A 15% tip will be appreciated in restaurants and taxis.

Currency

CAD
Canadian Dollar

Currency Converters:  
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XE

Time difference

UTC: -3.5

from New York: +1.5h

from San Francisco: +3.5h

from London: -3.5h

Weather
°C °F

MonthTemperature (Celsius)Temperature (Fahrenheit)
Precipitations
Minimum
Average
Maximum
(mminch)
January
-163
-1211
-719
1074.25
February
-164
-1211
-818
903.50
March
-1113
-719
-326
1014.00
April
-523
-229
134
873.50
May
-131
337
643
893.50
June
337
846
1254
1144.50
July
846
1254
1762
1044.00
August
847
1254
1762
1204.75
September
541
947
1254
1265.00
October
032
338
643
1174.50
November
-524
-229
134
1194.75
December
-1112
-818
-425
1245.00

Where is located the Port of St Antony Cruise Terminal

Cruise ships will anchor in St Antony Bay and you will be transported ashore aboard shuttles. You will be in the heart of the small town and its attractions. To get to Anse au Medow, it will be more convenient to take an excursion.
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Activities in St Antony (Newfoundland)

Historical sites

Grenfell Historic Properties

Grenfell Historic Properties offers a captivating journey through the life and legacy of Sir Wilfred Grenfell, featuring a beautifully preserved Victorian house museum and an interpretation center showcasing the region’s cultural heritage and Grenfell’s medical missions.

L’Anse aux Meadows National Historic Site

L’Anse aux Meadows National Historic Site preserves the remains of a Viking settlement dating back over a thousand years, offering visitors a captivating glimpse into North America’s earliest known European presence through archaeological excavations, reconstructed Norse buildings, and immersive interpretive exhibits.

Nature

Fishing Point Municipal Park

Fishing Point Municipal Park is a serene coastal retreat offering panoramic views of the Atlantic Ocean, rugged cliffs, and picturesque landscapes, perfect for leisurely walks, birdwatching, and enjoying breathtaking sunsets. A souvenir shop and a restaurant are close by.

Walking Trails

The town is surrounded by hiking trails that will allow you to admire the landscapes, fauna and flora of the region.