Pictou named a hidden gem by cruise publication

Published on August 12, 2014
The Pearl Mist, a new cruise ship with Pearl Seas Cruises, will bring up to 210 passengers to Pictou in the fall as part of its Canadian Maritimes itineraries.

Pictou may be just breaking into the cruise business, but already they are getting some attention in the industry.


The port was listed in an article on Crusington Times 4 Hidden Gems to Discover on Cruises in Atlantic Canada.

The article is about cruise destinations that are lesser known in the area.

Pictou will be hosting the Pearl Seas Mist for two port calls in October.

The article points out the Ship Hector, the Northumberland Fisheries Museum and the Lobster Hatchery as destinations to visit in the town.