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L'Anse aux Meadows (Newfoundland Canada)

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Region
East Coast USA and Canada New England

Local Time
2019-09-20 07:27

min: 49 °F (9 °C) / max: 59 °F (16 °C) 50°F
10.2°C
Wind: 261°/ 9.7 m/s  Gust: 17.7 m/sWind: 261°/ 9.7 m/s  Gust: 17.7 m/sFresh breeze
9.7 m/s
Min / Max Temperature59 °F / 16 °C
49 °F / 10 °C

L'Anse aux Meadows is an archaeological site located on the northernmost tip of Newfoundland Island (Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada). Discovered in 1960, this is the most popular site of Norse / Viking settlement found in North America.

L'Anse aux Meadows (Canada)

Constructed around the year 1000 AD, the site is regarded as evidence of pre-Columbian transatlantic crossings between Europe and America. It is notable for the possible connection with Vinland (North American colony of Norse Vikings). In 1978 the site was designated UNESCO World Heritage site.

It was first recorded on a French map (created in 1862) under the name "Anse a la Medee". The cove that faces the village is still called Medee Bay. Current-day archaeological studies suggest that L'Anse aux Meadows wasn't Vinland itself, but rather within a larger region extending south to New Brunswick and St.Lawrence River. The Viking village served as winter camp and base for marine expeditions heading southward into Gulf of St.Lawrence. Vinland settlements were mentioned in the two Norse sagas - Hóp and Leifsbudir, both claiming the L'Anse aux Meadows site.

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Port L'Anse aux Meadows cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from L'Anse aux Meadows, Newfoundland Canada. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.

DayShipArrivalDeparture
7 September, 2019
Saturday
Compagnie du Ponant Cruises cruise lineLe Champlain14:0018:00
20 September, 2019
Friday
Silversea Cruises cruise lineSilver Cloud08:0014:00
22 September, 2019
Sunday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Sea
24 September, 2019
Tuesday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Sun
25 September, 2019
Wednesday
Seabourn Cruises cruise lineSeabourn Quest07:0017:00
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