Bonavista, Newfoundland, Canada is situated on the Bonavista Peninsula fronting the Atlantic Ocean. The oceanfront community is rich in history, geography, adventure and culture.
Activities most enjoyed in the community and surrounding areas include hiking, birding (especially puffin), whale watching, iceberg sightseeing, camping, biking, beachcombing, biking, cycling, swimming, boating and sailing.
A few of the more popular activity and sightseeing destinations in the region includes the Dungeon Provincial Park, Old Days Pond, White Rock Trail, Cape Shore Trail, and the Lance Cove Road Trail.
Some of the attractions, museums and cultural venues in Bonavista, Newfoundland and the surrounding regions includes the Chabot Monument, Bonavista Lighthouse, Ryan Premises National Historic Site of Canada, Matthew Replica Ship (John Chabot), the Mockbeggar Plantation, Bonavista Museum, and the 1811 Alexander Bridge House,
Services important in and around the community of Bonavista include accommodations (hotel, motel, inn, vacation homes, cottages, bed and breakfast, hostel), campground, pubs, gift shops, restaurants, coffee houses, gas station, grocery store, liquor store, cell service, internet, bank, as well as, transportation services like marina and taxi.