Sea Echo Motel & Restaurant
Box 179, Port au Choix, NL
A0K 4C0   Canada
Phone: (709) 861-3777 / 3778
Fax: (709) 861-3669

Attractions in Port au Choix

The Sea Echo Motel is strategically located midway along the vibrant Viking Trail, Newfoundland & Labrador's top tourism destination. Ancient history and magical beach shores are just some of our timeless treasures. Come and uncover more of our uniqueness. We've been trampled upon by ancient peoples, early explorers, salt-splashed settlers and modern-day travellers... and we have the foot tracks to prove it.

Location is everything. With marine resources such as fish and mammals within reach, Port au Choix has been a favoured spot for peoples who have lived and traded here for fifty-five hundred years.
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The Headland of Point Riche is located within walking distance to the town of Port aux Choix. Considered a "pepperpot", the Pointe Riche Lighthouse was constructed in 1892. An incredibly beautiful sight.
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View exhibits of several ancient cultures, hike the trails, visit the new landscape features located next to the archaeological sites. Gift shop on site, hiking and walking trails begin at visitor center. [Read More]

Walk in the footsteps of the Paleo-Eskimo people along the trails to their dwelling site at Phillip’s Garden. Bring sturdy shoes or boots, water, and sunscreen or a raincoat. [Details]

Several times a week, the bread oven is fired up - and for a small fee visitors get an opportunity to see and sample freshly baked bread from the oven (topped with local jams). [Read More]

The Sea Echo Motel provides visitors with an ideal location from which to explore the richness on the Viking Trail. The Sea Echo Motel overlooks Western Newfoundland's largest fishing fleet. [More]


Other Nearby Attractions

The Sea Echo Motel offers 10 campsites with electrical hook-ups. There are hundreds of campsites and approximately 80 campgrounds, with varying levels of services & amenities throughout the province.
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The Northern Peninsula is recognized throughout the world as Iceberg Alley so you won't have any trouble finding Islands of Ice here! Every summer, the Iceberg Festival features special events celebrating icebergs. [More]

A visit to this site will transport you back to where Vikings once stood. Mystery mingles with light and washes over the captivating landscape. 221 kilometres from Port au Choix.
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Norstead replicates a Viking port of trade as it looked during the Viking era. Norstead (located at L'Anse aux Meadows) has been identified as one of Canada's top ten 'Hidden Travel Gems'. [More]

The Viking Trail is the largest themed highway in Newfoundland and Labrador. Travel through wooded valleys & along windswept coastlines. Enjoy side trips to fjords, falls, sand dunes & fields of flowers. [More]

View atlantic salmon in their natural habitat through underwater windows. Explore Newfoundland and Labrador's most successful salmon enhancement project. Torrent River is a 22 km drive from Port au Choix. [More]