Sable Island, Canada
Sable Island is a small island situated 300 km (190 mi) southeast of Halifax, Nova Scotia, and about 175 km (109 mi) southeast of the closest point of mainland Nova Scotia in the Atlantic Ocean.
The island is a protected National Park Reserve of Canada. It is protected by a 200 km buffer, and is home to hundreds of species of flora and fauna including a breed of the unique Sable Island horse. The park is also a breeding ground for marine life.
Things to See & Do
* Sable Island ponies
* Harbour & Grey seals
* Bird colonies
Cruise Season – March - Nov
Currency – Canadian dollar ($) (CAD)
Language – Inuit Language (Inuktitut, Inuinnaqtun), English, French
Population – 5 approx
Land Area – 34km²
Electricity – 2 round pins European style
Time – GMT minus four hours
International Country Telephone Code – +709
Travel Links – Sable Island is only accessible by boat and helicopter.