There’s plenty to keep you entertained right in Halifax, but you can also enjoy endless adventures nearby!
Wander the streets of Old Town Lunenburg and you’ll feel like you’ve gone back in time. This UNESCO World Heritage site is lined with colourful buildings, restaurants, distilleries, breweries, and artisan shops.
The vibrant fishing village of Peggy’s Cove is home to one of Nova Scotia’s most well-known lighthouses. Take in the views from the accessible viewing deck and maybe catch the sunset over the ocean!
Annapolis Valley/Wine Country
Do you know what pairs well with lobster? Wine! The Annapolis Valley is Atlantic Canada’s richest agricultural region and is home to the majority of wineries in Nova Scotia.
Feel like exploring Nova Scotia by foot? Lace up your hiking boots and hit the trails! Numerous trails wind around the expansive coast or meander through old growth forests and rolling orchards. Unleash your wild side!
In Nova Scotia, you’re never more than 60km from the ocean. So that means plenty of opportunities to hit the beach. Spend a day relaxing on pristine white sand beaches along the South Shore or hop on a surfboard and catch some epic waves at Lawrencetown Beach!
Cape Breton Island
Cape Breton Island is truly like no place else. Prepare for your jaw to drop as you drive along the world-famous Cabot Trail. Get ready to explore a place packed with outdoor adventure, scenic drives, breathtaking views, and the freshest seafood imaginable.
Tidal Bore rafting
Think rollercoaster but powered by the ocean. Experience the power of some of the world’s highest tides as you ride down the river in a Zodiac boat.
Witness the true magic of seeing a whale in the wild. Discover the secrets of the ocean and listen to local tales as you watch for any of the 12 species of whales that visit Nova Scotia each year.
Bay of Fundy
Experience one of the seven wonders of North America. Here, you can literally walk across the ocean floor and then watch as the world’s highest tides crash upon the billion-year-old coastlines.