St-John’s is the easternmost city in Canada. Located on the island of Newfoundland, in the Atlantic Ocean, this city will charm you with its colorful houses and its lifestyle oriented towards the fishing industry.


As a Canadian citizen or permanent resident of Canada, you must still communicate the dates of your stay in another province to your banking institution before your departure.


The complete vaccine (2 doses) against COVID-19 is the only vaccine recommended by the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) for inter-provincial travel. Please note that two doses of vaccine are required to take a flight, board a train or ship.


It is not necessary to travel with your passport from one province to another if you are a Canadian citizen or permanent resident. However, make sure you always have a valid identification card such as a driver’s license or health insurance card.


Month Max Min Prec.
January 0 °C -8 °C 150 mm
February 0 °C -9 °C 130 mm
March 2 °C -6 °C 146 mm
April 6 °C -2 °C 127 mm
May 11 °C 1 °C 107 mm
June 17 °C 6 °C 95 mm
July 21 °C 11 °C 97 mm
August 21 °C 11 °C 100 mm
September 17 °C 8 °C 133 mm
October 12 °C 4 °C 159 mm
November 7 °C 0 °C 149 mm
December 3 °C -5 °C 164 mm


Canada’s official languages are English and French. English is the main language used in all provinces except Quebec, where French is the official language. New Brunswick is the only officially bilingual province in the country. Although English is the dominant language, there are several French-speaking communities across Canada.

Things to do in St-John's

Cape Spear Lighthouse National Park

On the easternmost tip of the country is the Cape Spear lighthouse. It is also the oldest lighthouse in Newfoundland and Labrador. On this site, it is possible to observe icebergs, whales and seabirds depending on the season.

Signal Hill National Historic Site

Signal Hill is an important historical site for St-John’s and Canada. It was here that the very first wireless signal between Europe and North America was received in 1901. Signal Hill was also a very important military base between the 1600’s and World War II. This historic site will also appeal to outdoor enthusiasts with its hiking trails and beautiful views.

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