This travel guide provides three options for exploring the sites in and near Charlottetown. If you arrive by cruise ship, there is plenty to do immediately after disembarking at Port Charlottetown. The scenic waterfront has a picturesque marina, promenades, shops and outdoor eateries. Next, walk along the main downtown streets, visit numerous heritage buildings and learn how Charlottetown was instrumental to the unification of Canada. Finally, make the short drive to the northern coast of Prince Edward Island.