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Ross Point Coronation Gulf Canada Cruise Port Guide

Location:

As cruise ships are not able to dock here you will be tendered ashore with zodiacs.


 

Sightseeing:

An unexpectedly diversified flora and, with a bit of luck, sandhill cranes or caribou show themselves during a tundra excursion in Ross Point on Coronation Gulf.

Tours Excursions Transportation:

Step into the Zodiacs to uncover the secret of the Smoking Hills. The phenomenon is caused by coal deposits containing pyrite which combusted spontaneously centuries ago.

Nearby Places:

Shopping and Food

It's considered normal to tip 10-15% of a restaurant bill. Tips are also usually given to bell hops, concierges, room cleaners, cab drivers, hairdressers, hotel attendants and, by savvy drinkers, bar staff.

Currency:

Canadian dollar

You will find ATMs in many grocery stores, malls, airports and so on, and most are linked to the international networks, the most common being Cirrus, Plus, Star and Maestro. You can also grab cash from an ATM if you use a major credit card although this method tends to be more expensive because, in addition to a service fee, you'll be charged interest immediately.

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Communication:

In Canada the main languages are English 59.3%, French 23.2% (both official); other 17.5%. Quebec and New Brunswick being the most "French" The rest of the country is English speaking.

Opening Hours and Holidays:

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