Port au Choix, Canada

Port au Choix is a town in the Canadian province of Newfoundland and Labrador. Known as the "fishing capital" of Western Newfoundland, it boasts a large fishing fleet, a modern shrimp processing plant, Federal Fisheries Offices, Parks Canada Visitor Reception Centre, restaurants, motel, RV Park, modern sports complex, bank, as well as other financial institutions and government services.

Sightseeing attractions include Pointe Riche Lighthouse, the Heritage Museum, the French Shore treaty site, Studio Gargamille, and the fish plant registered to Ocean Choice International.

Things to See & Do

* Pointe Riche Lighthouse
* Heritage Museum
* French Shore treaty site
* Studio Gargamille

General Information

Cruise Season – March - Nov
Currency – Canadian dollar ($) (CAD)
Language – Inuit Language (Inuktitut, Inuinnaqtun), English, French
Population – 900 approx
Electricity – 2 round pins European style
Time – GMT minus four hours
International Country Telephone Code – +709

Travel Links – The nearest airport is Port au Choix Airport, 2.8 km to the southeast.