Coastal Lighthouse & Winery Tour

wood islands lighthouse

Wood Islands Lighthouse

View a variety of different landscapes along the Points East Coastal Drive, including coastal cliffs and beaches, forests, rolling farmland, pastoral rivers and the ever present sea.  Visit Point Prim Lighthouse, built in 1845, the Point Prim Lighthouse is the first and oldest lighthouse on Prince Edward Island. It is also one of only a few round brick lighthouses in Canada.  The Wood Islands Lighthouse was founded in 1876 to aid marine traffic in the Northumberland Strait.  It is the second oldest lighthouse, with an attached dwelling and tower of this style, on Prince Edward Island.  A must stop is Rossignol Estates Winery,  Rossignol Winery is double gold winner for their Blueberry wine at the All Canadian Wine Championships.  Our last stop of the day is PEI’s oldest wooden lighthouse,  Panmure Island Lighthouse is now a Heritage site. Climb to the lantern and view the beautiful beach, (the Island’s best kept secret).  Relax and enjoy the picturesque landscape on the drive back to the city as your tour winds to a close.