Portugal Cove - St. Philip's

Portugal Cove-St. Philip’s is close enough to St. John’s that one can have the convenience of city life, however you feel as though your in the countryside. It is a growing rural area with great hiking trails, scenic views, and privacy. The trip into St. John’s is just a short 15min drive. The town was one of the first villages established in the new world, it was the site of the first road built outside St. John’s and it many oral traditions and folklore.
 
 
Town Website:  www.conceptionbaysouth.ca
Town Hall Location - 1119 Thorburn Road
Town Phone number 1-709-895-8000
 
Notable events and fun facts:
Population approx. 8,200
PCSP is where the legend of the Kraken was discovered and documented
Winter Carnival & Regatta Festival