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Quidi Vidi Battery

St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
+1 709-729-0592
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Beauty Views

Went here today and took some pictures. My local co workers in St Johns were great tour guides... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Oilsandsgal
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Leduc, Canada
The Battery St Johns - just beautiful

A favourite for photographers and walkers a like! Right in St. John's the Battery is an area of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Hello T
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The Battery is a majestic fort overlooking St. John's coastline and Quidi Vidi Village.
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

Went here today and took some pictures. My local co workers in St Johns were great tour guides showing me all the great places to go. A must when in St Johns

Thank Oilsandsgal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A favourite for photographers and walkers a like! Right in St. John's the Battery is an area of colourful houses which is one of the trails leading to Carbot tower. This starts from St. John's via the battery road to the tower about 1 hour...More

Thank Hello T
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Quidi Vidi Battery is a reconstruction of British coastal battery which was located on the site. In keeping with the 1812 period of reconstruction the site consists of a barracks, gun deck with two cannons and two carronades and a powder magazine; all of which...More

Thank dcr1837
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Pretty area along the base of the rock with colorful fishing shacks and boats. There is also a brewing company located here. Went with Legends Tours, not sure I would want to drive and find a place to park.

Thank SylRickTraveler
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Our city tour of St. John’s included a short photostop at Quidi Vidi village. There is a small harbor here and fishing stations at the base of a rocky cliff. People were climbing the cliff to pick berries in mid-August. The village is noted for...More

1  Thank retireeVancouver
Reviewed 28 August 2017

good scenery with a wonderful food stop at the mallard cottage. really fine seafood chowder in a quaint setting

Thank c b
Reviewed 22 August 2017

One of the tourist attractions on the east side of St. John's. Small harbour with fishing boats. Also has its own microbrewery.

Thank Kentuckytennis
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Geographically a delight but despite it being August few businesses were open despite glorious weather.

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 14 August 2017

This is a beautiful harbour with quaint houses and even a craft brewery. This is a great place for a stroll on a nice sunny day.

Thank RandyRoss
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Cozy bay , great people and so friendly. Went on a perfect sunny day. seems the fisherman were out earlier and decided to donate there catch to everyone and anyone who wanted some cod and chips for free. Awesome time.

Thank skipper
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