Experience Acadie

Discover Cape Breton’s rich Acadian culture and lively communities.

There’s a joie de vivre throughout our island for you to discover along each of our iconic coastlines. Come explore our region! We are certain that you’ll be welcomed into our rich culture, energetic communities and warm traditional hospitality of l’Acadie.

 

To explore our regions, please see the areas on the map.

Isle Madame, Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia Cheticamp, Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia Sydney, Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia Fortress of Louisbourg, Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia
Isle Madam Region

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Isle Madame

Measuring 16 km long and 11 km wide, Isle Madame is a picturesque island located off the southeastern coast of Cape Breton Island. Rich with rocky shores and sandy beaches, Isle Madame offers a unique travel experience, connecting the dots between history, culture and nature. Travel along coastal trails, savour our food, explore lighthouses, hear stories of our people and immerse yourself in our distinct Acadian culture.

Email

info@imtta.ca

Isle Madam Region
Cheticamp Region

Chéticamp

For many decades, visitors to Cape Breton Island have added the picturesque beauty of the Acadian region of Chéticamp to their itinerary. Resting on the West coast of the Island, Chéticamp offers unparalleled beauty with spectacular sunsets on one side and the Cape Breton Highlands National Park on the other. Spend time in the area to relax and to discover the history and culture of the resilient Acadians. As well as a large number of cultural events, the region offers a large array of outdoor activities such as golf, camping, hikes on the many trails in and out of the Park and whale cruises, to name but a few. Discover the treasure chest that is the Acadian region of Chéticamp!

Téléphone

902.224.2642

Email

cheticamp.ca@gmail.com or lestroispignons@ns.sympatico.ca

A photo of the big fiddle within the Sydney Region.

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Sydney

Founded in 1785, Sydney is the largest urban area on Cape Breton and the island’s historical capital. Sydney is the perfect mix of downtown charm, rich cultural experiences and warm hospitality. The heart of downtown Sydney is nestled along its waterfront. Be sure to visit the world’s largest fiddle, located downtown in recognition of Cape Breton’s rich musical talent.

Téléphone

902.539.5876

Email

sydney@dcba.ca

A photo of the big fiddle within the Sydney Region.
Fortress of Louisbourg Region

Fortress of Louisbourg

Founded by the French in 1713, the Fortress of Louisbourg is the largest historical reconstruction project in North America. Get lost in the iconic history, live reenactments of the 18th century, costume interpreters and rich culture. Your heart and soul will thank you for visiting this iconic location. Visiting by land along Route 22 from Sydney, the Fortress of Louisbourg’s picturesque complex of landmarks is something you will never forget.

Téléphone

902.733.3548

Email

info@fortressoflouisbourg.ca

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