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Set on a bend of the Petitcodiac River, Moncton is famous for its todal bore, which rushes up the river from the Bay of Fundy. Named after Robert Monckton, the British commander in the capture of Fort Beauséjour, the city is generally considered the capital of Acadie. The first settlers in the area were German and Dutch families from Pennsylvania, but they were joined by Acadians returning to British territory after Deportation. Today one-third of the population is French-speaking.
Tourist attractions Moncton : Things to see and do
South of Moncton, where the Petitcodiac River flows into Shepody Bay, Hopewell Cape is famous for its red conglomerate cliffs out of which erosion has separated off picturesque rock formations, some topped with spruces, and a few balsam fir trees. At..
À l'angle Main St. et King St.
This park commands the best views of the tidal bore and changing levels of the Petitcodiac River 40km/24mi from its mouth. This small river is little more than a mud bed at low tide, but can rise to a height of 7m/23ft at high tide and reach a total ..
42 Highfield Street CDN - Moncton NB E1C 5N3
Prix Prices from : 89 CAD
Located in the city centre, this Moncton property provides continental breakfast and free Wi-Fi. A refrigerator is featured in each room. Greater Moncton International Airport is just 15 minutes’ drive away. A flat-screen cable TV is included in ea..
750 Main Street CDN - Moncton NB E1C 1E6
Located in Moncton city centre, the geographic centre of the Maritimes, this contemporary hotel offers modern amenities minutes away from area attractions, such as the Petitcodiac River. Guestrooms at Delta feature pillow top mattresses, duvets, whi..
1005 Main Street CDN - Moncton NB E1C 1G9
Featuring a completely non-smoking environment, this Moncton, New Brunswick city centre hotel is a 20 minutes' drive from Magnetic Hill Zoo. An on-site restaurant and free Wi-Fi throughout is also offered. Tastefully decorated, each room comes with ..