A Decade of Discovery

Target Tours will have been in business for ten years starting this January and we feel like it's time to reflect on the progress we've made. We started from humble beginnings in the basement of John & Lynn's home in Morell, PEI with a counter top as a desk and a portable heater at John’s feet. The office dog, Taz, provided companionship and [...]


Target Tours Celebrates 10th Anniversary

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Target Tours Celebrates 10th Anniversary Summary: Target Tours announces its 10th anniversary as a full-service group tour operator based on Prince Edward Island. (STRATFORD, PE) January 8, 2019 - From a corner of their basement in Morell, PE John and Lynn Dunphy set their sights on the world. The pair co-founded Target Tours in 2009 by offering bus tours to destinations such [...]


A New York City Experience

Earlier this month, Katie, our Tour Coordinator for Target Tours Atlantic, headed to New York City on our New York City Theatre Tour.  Check out what she has to say below! This was my second time to New York City with Target Tours.  The first time was in August of 2015 with a wonderful youth group from New Brunswick. This time I was [...]


Christmas Message

The time of year leading up to the Christmas holidays is probably our favourite time of the year at Target Tours. We get to reflect on the past year on what we have accomplished and to look ahead to 2019 with great anticipation on a future we hope to create. This past year we grew our family with the acquisition of Duncan’s Island [...]


And the finalists are…

Target Tours is very proud to have been nominated for a few awards this fall! The first is through the Greater Charlottetown Chamber of Commerce in the Workplace Excellence Award category. This category recognizes the efforts of companies providing employees with a positive, healthy, and productive workplace. We were absolutely thrilled to win this award as a team and particularly to be in [...]


Marijuana Legalization and International Travel

The following information has been shared by the Ontario Motor Coach Association and Motor Coach Canada.  On October 17th, 2018 the Canadian federal government will legalize cannabis in Canada. While employers continue to ramp up drug and alcohol policies for managing personnel, there remains growing concern from the group travel industry regarding the customer's knowledge and awareness of cannabis regulations, particularly when crossing [...]


The Value of Target Tours

Recently our team did an exercise on what it is that we do that makes Target Tours so special. It's easy to forget when we do the same things day after day what makes us special and we even surprised ourselves with all the different things we came up with. We thought it would be nice to share this with you, our passengers [...]


Christmas Message 2018

Here we are again, getting to the end of another wonderful year at Target Tours. By Lynn Dunphy, co-owner of Target Tours It has been an amazing year for us with some major changes. Our Inbound product (what we call our tours that come to the Maritimes instead of leave from the Maritimes) started off with the addition of Hayward Guide Service in [...]


Target Tours Announces Opening of New Stratford Office

(Stratford, PE) October 17, 2017 - Target Tours, a PEI-based group tour operator, is pleased to announce the official opening of their new office in Stratford, PEI. Since 2009 Target Tours has operated from the home office of owners, John & Lynn Dunphy, in Morell, PEI. The company has experienced steady growth over the past several years and now supports 6 full-time office staff [...]