Caraquet, New Brunswick

Caraquet is a Canadian town in Gloucester County, New Brunswick. It is situated on the shore of Chaleur Bay in the Acadian Peninsula. The town was named Cultural Capital of Canada in 2003.

Things to see and do

* Harbour Area
* Beaches
* Sainte-Anne-du-Bocage Sanctuary
* Village historique acadien
* The Acadien Museum - Musée acadien

General Information

Cruise Season – May - Nov
Currency – Canadian Dollar (CAD)
Language – English, French
Population – 4,170 approx
Land Area - 68.29 km2
Time – GMT minus three and a half hours
International Country Telephone Code – + 1

Travel Links – There is an airport located in Bathurst (74km).

Caraquet is also accessible via rail.

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