By land and by sea, the Central Coastal region of PEI offers a standing invitation to do it all or do nothing at all. Yes, that’s right, we want you to experience the magic of Island life on your own terms. Whether you want to get out of your comfort zone or get super comfy in an Adirondack, you’ll find your perfect vacation here in the heart of PEI.
Stretching west from the Island’s capital city of Charlottetown to Summerside, and north to south from the Gulf of St. Lawrence to the Northumberland Strait, our region is bursting with soul-stirring adventures of all sorts. From fun on the water to golfing, beach bumming, shopping, ceilidhs, hands-on experiences, culinary adventures, and much more, you’ll find your slice of Island life in Central Coastal.
Besides endless opportunities for exploration and relaxation, our region also boasts gorgeous pastoral scenery, picture-perfect fishing villages, a vibrant arts and culture scene, historic sites, and heartfelt hospitality.
Central Coastal is home to many of the beloved places that inspired L.M. Montgomery’s most famous novel, Anne of Green Gables, and several of her other brilliant written works. Immerse yourself in the world of PEI’s most famous author and her beloved redhead heroine with the self-guided LM Montgomery Literary Tour and be sure to visit Green Gables Heritage Place in Cavendish.
Once you’ve arrived, you’ll quickly find yourself smitten by the Island way of life. Here, in the heart of PEI, time slows down and the simple pleasures of life come into focus. The busyness of everyday living is swept away as you soak up the sweet sounds of lapping waves and the gentle warmth of a summer breeze. Unwinding happens as effortlessly as breathing in the salty sea air. Yes, it’s that magical. Come, experience the Island way of life for yourself in Central Coastal PEI. We’ll be waiting with open arms to welcome you.