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Saint John

Saint John is a city located in the province of New Brunswick, Canada. It is the oldest incorporated city in Canada, founded in 1785. Saint John is the largest city in New Brunswick and the second largest in the Maritime Provinces after Halifax. It is located in the south-central part of the province on the Bay of Fundy at the mouth of the St. John River.

The city has a population of around 70,000 people, making it the largest city in New Brunswick. It has a rich history, with a variety of cultures, including French, Irish, Scottish, and English. It is home to a variety of attractions, including the famous Reversing Falls, the Saint John City Market, and the Imperial Theatre.

The city is a major port and is home to the Irving Oil Refinery, the largest oil refinery in Canada. It is also home to the University of New Brunswick Saint John and the New Brunswick Museum.

Saint John has a long history in Canadian history. It was the site of the first Canadian Parliament in 1785 and the first Supreme Court of Canada in 1849. The city was also the site of the first railway in Canada in 1836.

Saint John is known for its beautiful natural scenery, including the Bay of Fundy, the St. John River, and the Fundy National Park. It is also a popular tourist destination, with its historic sites, museums, and beautiful beaches.

Excursion tips for a day in Saint John

As a tourist in Saint John, Canada, there is no shortage of fun and interesting activities to do in a single day. Here are some of the best things to do in Saint John:

1. Explore the Reversing Falls: Take a boat tour of the Reversing Falls, where you can witness the powerful rapids and the unique phenomenon of the tides reversing the direction of the river.

2. Visit the Saint John City Market: This historic market is a great place to explore and pick up some local souvenirs.

3. Take a tour of the Saint John Harbour: Stroll along the harbour and take in the beautiful views of the city skyline.

4. Visit the Irving Nature Park: Explore the trails and observe the local wildlife in this stunning coastal park.

5. Take a stroll along the Bay of Fundy: Enjoy the stunning views of the world’s highest tides.

6. Visit the Saint John Jewish Historical Museum: Learn about the city’s Jewish history and culture.

7. Explore the Saint John Art Centre: Browse the exhibits and admire the artworks of local artists.

8. Take a tour of the Loyalist House: Discover the history of the Loyalists who settled in Saint John.

9. Visit the Saint John Ale House: Sample some local craft beer and enjoy some delicious pub fare.

10. Discover the Saint John City Hall: Admire the beautiful architecture of the City Hall and learn about the city’s history.

Experience Saint John with unforgettable activities by our partner GetYourGuide. The offer is also ideal as a special gift idea for family and friends who are planning to visit Saint John. Cancellations are possible up to 24h before the start of the activity (unless otherwise stated in the activity description), with a full refund of the booking price.

The climate in Saint John

Saint John has a moderate climate with fairly mild winters and warm summers. In the winter, temperatures average around -6°C (21°F) and snowfall is common. In the spring, temperatures start to warm up, with an average of 8°C (46°F). The summer months are warm and humid, with temperatures reaching up to 25°C (77°F). In the fall, temperatures cool off again, with an average of 8°C (46°F). Overall, Saint John has a mild climate with all four seasons clearly defined.

Cruise weather for Saint John

Our weather forecast for Saint John helps plan your stay according to the weather. For sunny days, pack light and breathable clothes, swimwear, and sunscreen. For winter weather, it's recommended to bring warm clothes, gloves, a hat, sturdy footwear, and a raincoat.

Date Icon Temperature Wind speed/gusts Cloudiness/Visibility Air humidity/pressure Sunrise/Sunset
Jul. 25th 2024 Jul. 25th 2024 max: 16.1 °C
min: 13.2 °C
15.8 m/s
24.8 m/s
84.8 %
5.1 m
97.4 %
1,018 hPa
06:01:38
20:59:25
Jul. 26th 2024 Jul. 26th 2024 max: 19.6 °C
min: 13.7 °C
17.3 m/s
27.0 m/s
51.0 %
16.3 m
86.5 %
1,011 hPa
06:02:44
20:58:18
Jul. 27th 2024 Jul. 27th 2024 max: 17.8 °C
min: 12.6 °C
11.5 m/s
18.7 m/s
17.3 %
24.1 m
81.4 %
1,018 hPa
06:03:50
20:57:09
Jul. 28th 2024 Jul. 28th 2024 max: 17.1 °C
min: 12.6 °C
18.7 m/s
29.5 m/s
28.8 %
23.0 m
86.5 %
1,021 hPa
06:04:57
20:55:59
Jul. 29th 2024 Jul. 29th 2024 max: 17.0 °C
min: 13.5 °C
21.6 m/s
32.0 m/s
43.6 %
24.1 m
92.3 %
1,021 hPa
06:06:04
20:54:47
Jul. 30th 2024 Jul. 30th 2024 max: 17.0 °C
min: 13.5 °C
21.6 m/s
32.4 m/s
55.5 %
15.0 m
95.2 %
1,020 hPa
06:07:12
20:53:33
Jul. 31st 2024 Jul. 31st 2024 max: 16.6 °C
min: 14.3 °C
21.6 m/s
32.8 m/s
70.0 %
10.4 m
97.7 %
1,021 hPa
06:08:20
20:52:18
Aug. 1st 2024 Aug. 1st 2024 max: 21.8 °C
min: 15.1 °C
16.6 m/s
43.2 m/s
85.8 %
1.7 m
94.9 %
1,020 hPa
06:09:29
20:51:01
Aug. 2nd 2024 Aug. 2nd 2024 max: 20.7 °C
min: 16.1 °C
20.9 m/s
50.0 m/s
92.8 %
5.7 m
93.4 %
1,018 hPa
06:10:38
20:49:42
Aug. 3rd 2024 Aug. 3rd 2024 max: 22.7 °C
min: 16 °C
15.1 m/s
35.6 m/s
94.0 %
1.0 m
93.3 %
1,015 hPa
06:11:47
20:48:22
Aug. 4th 2024 Aug. 4th 2024 max: 20.2 °C
min: 16.7 °C
11.5 m/s
36.7 m/s
99.9 %
0.1 m
97.9 %
1,011 hPa
06:12:57
20:47:00
Aug. 5th 2024 Aug. 5th 2024 max: 21.4 °C
min: 17.2 °C
5.8 m/s
14.0 m/s
97.1 %
10.7 m
97.2 %
1,011 hPa
06:14:07
20:45:36
Aug. 6th 2024 Aug. 6th 2024 max: 23.2 °C
min: 17.3 °C
7.9 m/s
15.1 m/s
86.0 %
18.7 m
91.2 %
1,016 hPa
06:15:18
20:44:12
Aug. 7th 2024 Aug. 7th 2024 max: 24.9 °C
min: 15.9 °C
17.3 m/s
27.0 m/s
57.2 %
10.3 m
86.6 %
1,014 hPa
06:16:29
20:42:45

Cruises to Saint John

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Scheduled ship calls in Saint John, Canada
Date Ship Arrival Departure Details
Jul. 31st 2024 Wednesday, 31st of Jul. 2024 Silver Shadow 08:00 am 04:00 pm
Aug. 4th 2024 Sunday, 4th of Aug. 2024 Norwegian Star 11:00 am 07:00 pm
Aug. 8th 2024 Thursday, 8th of Aug. 2024 Celebrity Eclipse 07:00 am 06:00 pm
Aug. 12th 2024 Monday, 12th of Aug. 2024 Norwegian Star 09:00 am 06:00 pm
Aug. 22nd 2024 Thursday, 22nd of Aug. 2024 MS Volendam 07:00 am 02:30 pm
Aug. 24th 2024 Saturday, 24th of Aug. 2024 Silver Shadow 08:00 am 04:00 pm
Aug. 25th 2024 Sunday, 25th of Aug. 2024 Emerald Princess 09:00 am 06:00 pm
Aug. 26th 2024 Monday, 26th of Aug. 2024 Vision of the Seas 10:00 am 12:00 am
Aug. 27th 2024 Tuesday, 27th of Aug. 2024 MS Insignia 12:00 pm 08:00 pm
Aug. 27th 2024 Tuesday, 27th of Aug. 2024 Vision of the Seas 12:00 am 05:00 pm
Aug. 28th 2024 Wednesday, 28th of Aug. 2024 Enchanted Princess 08:00 am 05:45 pm
Aug. 29th 2024 Thursday, 29th of Aug. 2024 MSC Meraviglia 07:00 am 07:00 pm
Aug. 29th 2024 Thursday, 29th of Aug. 2024 Norwegian Breakaway 08:00 am 06:50 pm
Aug. 30th 2024 Friday, 30th of Aug. 2024 Emerald Princess 08:00 am 06:00 pm
Aug. 31st 2024 Saturday, 31st of Aug. 2024 Serenade of the Seas 08:00 am 05:00 pm
Sep. 2nd 2024 Monday, 2nd of Sep. 2024 Liberty of the Seas 11:00 am 12:00 am
Sep. 3rd 2024 Tuesday, 3rd of Sep. 2024 Liberty of the Seas 12:00 am 10:45 pm
Sep. 4th 2024 Wednesday, 4th of Sep. 2024 Enchanted Princess 03:45 am 03:30 pm
Sep. 5th 2024 Thursday, 5th of Sep. 2024 MS Zuiderdam 10:00 am 06:00 pm
Sep. 5th 2024 Thursday, 5th of Sep. 2024 Norwegian Breakaway 07:00 am 04:00 pm
Sep. 6th 2024 Friday, 6th of Sep. 2024 MSC Meraviglia 05:00 am 04:00 pm
Sep. 9th 2024 Monday, 9th of Sep. 2024 MS Nautica 12:00 pm 08:00 pm
Sep. 9th 2024 Monday, 9th of Sep. 2024 P&O Arcadia 08:00 am 06:00 pm
Sep. 9th 2024 Monday, 9th of Sep. 2024 Vision of the Seas 10:00 am 12:00 am
Sep. 10th 2024 Tuesday, 10th of Sep. 2024 Vision of the Seas 12:00 am 05:00 pm
Sep. 11th 2024 Wednesday, 11th of Sep. 2024 Enchanted Princess 08:00 am 05:45 pm
Sep. 11th 2024 Wednesday, 11th of Sep. 2024 Norwegian Sky 08:00 am 04:00 pm
Sep. 12th 2024 Thursday, 12th of Sep. 2024 MS Volendam 07:00 am 02:30 pm
Sep. 12th 2024 Thursday, 12th of Sep. 2024 Norwegian Breakaway 08:00 am 04:55 pm
Sep. 13th 2024 Friday, 13th of Sep. 2024 Seven Seas Grandeur 07:00 am 02:30 pm
Sep. 15th 2024 Sunday, 15th of Sep. 2024 Emerald Princess 08:00 am 06:00 pm
Sep. 18th 2024 Wednesday, 18th of Sep. 2024 MS Insignia 01:00 pm 12:00 am
Sep. 19th 2024 Thursday, 19th of Sep. 2024 Jewel of the Seas 08:00 am 05:00 pm
Sep. 19th 2024 Thursday, 19th of Sep. 2024 Liberty of the Seas 11:15 am 11:10 pm
Sep. 19th 2024 Thursday, 19th of Sep. 2024 MS Insignia 12:00 am 04:00 pm
Sep. 19th 2024 Thursday, 19th of Sep. 2024 Norwegian Breakaway 07:00 am 03:15 pm
Sep. 20th 2024 Friday, 20th of Sep. 2024 Emerald Princess 06:00 am 04:00 pm
Sep. 22nd 2024 Sunday, 22nd of Sep. 2024 MSC Meraviglia 07:00 am 05:30 pm
Sep. 23rd 2024 Monday, 23rd of Sep. 2024 Vision of the Seas 10:00 am 12:00 am
Sep. 24th 2024 Tuesday, 24th of Sep. 2024 P&O Arcadia 08:00 am 12:00 am
Sep. 24th 2024 Tuesday, 24th of Sep. 2024 Vision of the Seas 12:00 am 05:00 pm
Sep. 25th 2024 Wednesday, 25th of Sep. 2024 Enchanted Princess 08:00 am 05:45 pm
Sep. 25th 2024 Wednesday, 25th of Sep. 2024 Norwegian Jade 10:30 am 03:30 pm
Sep. 25th 2024 Wednesday, 25th of Sep. 2024 P&O Arcadia 12:00 am 03:00 pm
Sep. 26th 2024 Thursday, 26th of Sep. 2024 Jewel of the Seas 08:00 am 12:00 am
Sep. 26th 2024 Thursday, 26th of Sep. 2024 Norwegian Breakaway 08:00 am 05:30 pm
Sep. 27th 2024 Friday, 27th of Sep. 2024 Jewel of the Seas 12:00 am 05:00 pm
Sep. 27th 2024 Friday, 27th of Sep. 2024 MS Nautica 07:00 am 03:00 pm
Sep. 27th 2024 Friday, 27th of Sep. 2024 MSC Meraviglia 07:00 am 06:00 pm
Sep. 28th 2024 Saturday, 28th of Sep. 2024 P&O Aurora 08:00 am 12:00 am

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