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Distance from the modern world can be measured in both miles and years.
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Battle Harbour is one of the only places on earth where distance from the modern world can be measured in both miles and years. Journey by boat to a place without power lines or cell towers, without cars or paved roads, you can walk footpaths worn by fishermen and merchants centuries ago.
Sleep in one of the island's centuries-old houses that have been restored to their original state. This is one of the few National Historic Districts where you can spend the night. And without the barrage of modern distractions, you are able to find the time and space needed for spiritual connection and reawakening.
In addition to its heritage, the rugged beauty of Battle Harbour offers an exotic backdrop for explorers. View dramatic ocean vistas, icebergs, and whales all within arm’s reach. Hiking the island reveals its Arctic vegetation and rock formations. In a place without street lights, the night is full of bright, gigantic stars occasionally joined by the northern lights.
This small, isolated outport is truly a restorative and inspiring destination.
Getting to Battle HarbourBattle Harbour is located on Battle Island, off Labrador’s southeast coast. Getting there involves arranging your schedule carefully to take the morning ferry from Mary’s Harbour, which departs once daily. The hour-long, open-boat ride across St. Lewis Inlet offers a great opportunity to glimpse seabirds, whales, and majestic icebergs.
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2 Days Starting at $825 Per CoupleTrans Labrador Highway Motorcycle Special - Battle HarbourBattle Harbour Historic Trust
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3 Days Starting at $1,520 Per CoupleCod Fishing Package - Battle Harbour, LabradorBattle Harbour Historic Properties
3 Days Starting at $1,500 Per CoupleMost Easterly Hike in North America - Cape St. CharlesBattle Harbour Historic Properties
2 Days Starting at $825 Per CoupleGet Away to a Place That Time Forgot - Battle HarbourBattle Harbour Historic Properties
10 Days Starting at $5,980 Per PersonFeb 7 - Dec 31, 2023Eco-Culture ExperienceCapeRace Newfoundland Adventures Inc.
3 Days Starting at $1,350 Per CoupleForgotten in Time - Battle HarbourBattle Harbour Historic Properties
3 Days Starting at $1,500 Per CoupleArch to Tickle Hike and Stay - Battle Harbour, LabradorBattle Harbour Historic Properties
6 Days Starting at $1,949 Per PersonBattle Harbour DiscoveryMaxxim Vacations