Travelling to Kings County, Prince Edward Island
Kings County is the easternmost part of the province, home to Basin Head Provincial Park, Red Point, and the Greenwich site of PEI National Park, famous for its spectacular white-sand beaches framed by parabolic dunes.
Anglers flock to Kings County to fish for bluefin tuna off the shores of North Lake - the Tuna Capital of the World - while golfers can hit the links at the area’s championship courses. The region’s lighthouses, including Point Prim and Cape Bear, are open to the public in the summertime.
The ocean’s finest fare is on offer at the region’s many seafood restaurants and pubs, which often host nightly ceilidhs and concerts enjoyed by locals and visitors alike. Shop for antiques and unique arts crafted by local artisans and attend an array of unique events, including a Pow Wow on Panmure Island that features drum bands and a healing sweat tent.
Home to natural, outdoor, and cultural attractions, Kings County is a popular region to rent a cottage on Prince Edward Island.