Twillingate, Newfoundland, Canada is the "The Iceberg Capital of the World". The Twillingate community rests on the shores of Notre Dame Bay on the northern coastline of Newfoundland, otherwise known as, "Iceberg Alley". Included in the region are the Villages of Durrell, Back Harbour and Jenkins Cove amongst others.
Activities most enjoyed in the community and surrounding areas include hiking, beachcombing, whale watching, birding, iceberg viewing, sightseeing, camping, picnicking, kayaking, geocaching, boating, sailing and fishing.
A few of the more popular activity and sightseeing destinations in the region includes Long Point Lighthouse, Twillingate Islands, Dildo Run Provincial Park, Devils Cove Trail, Sleepy Cove, and in Durrell are the Codjacks Trail, French Beach Trail and the Lower Little Harbour Trail.
Some of the attractions, museums and cultural venues in Twillingate, Newfoundland and the surrounding regions includes the Durrell Museum, Twillingate Museum, Prime Berth Fishing Museum, Twillingate-New World Island Causeway, 1842 St. Peter's Church, 1906 Masonic Lodge and over 230+ root cellars.
Services important in and around the community of Twillingate include accommodations (motel, inn, vacation homes, cottages, bed and breakfast, suites), campground, pub, winery, gift stores, restaurants, coffee house, gas station, grocery store, liquor store, cell service, internet, and bank.