Top things to do

Top Choice Historic Site in Wolfville & Grand Pré

Grand Pré National Historic Site

This interpretive center explains the historical context for the deportation of the French-Acadian people from Acadian, Mi'kmaw and British perspectives and traces the many routes Acadians took from, and back to, th…
Top Choice Winery in Wolfville & Grand Pré

Luckett Vineyards

This is one of the best destination wineries in the region, with palatial views over the vines and hillsides down to the Bay of Fundy cliffs. After sampling the red, white, fruit and dessert wines, and the particula…
Top Choice Gardens in Wolfville & Grand Pré

Tangled Garden

These unique, sumptuous terraced gardens afford wonderful views of the surrounding countryside. A labor of love, the meticulously maintained grounds are the perfect spot to wander, picnic or contemplate, especially …
Top Choice Historic Site in Annapolis Royal

Fort Anne National Historic Site

This historic site in the town center preserves the memory of the early Acadian settlement, plus the remains of the 1635 French fort. Entry to the extensive grounds is free, but you'll also want to visit the museum,…
Top Choice European in Annapolis Royal

Cafe Restaurant Compose

This cafe offers fine dining in a relaxed setting, with wonderful views of the Bay of Fundy. Dine alfresco (in season) to get even closer to the shore. With an emphasis on fresh seafood and local produce, the menu r…
Top Choice Seafood in Annapolis Valley

Hall's Harbour Lobster Pound

Pick your own lobster at Hall's Harbour Lobster Pound. The prices are determined by the market, but this is definitely a somewhat gentrified seafood shack and prices rival those of the restaurants in Wolfville. Stil…
Top Choice European in Wolfville & Grand Pré

Le Caveau

Considered to be the finest Northern European–style restaurant in the province, this Swiss restaurant is on the grounds of Domaine de Grand Pré. The beautiful outdoor patio is paved with fieldstones and shaded with …
Mediterranean in Wolfville & Grand Pré

Troy

It's refreshing to taste the spectacular flavors of healthy Mediterranean cuisine, presented in a modern and incredibly colorful restaurant, in otherwise mostly unadventurous, rural Nova Scotia. A range of light, we…
Winery in Wolfville & Grand Pré

Domaine de Grand Pré

A great destination winery and one of the best known in the province, Domaine de Grand Pré has a delicious spicy muscat and a nice sparkling Champlain Brut. Tours take about 45 minutes or you can do tastings and str…
Crêpes in Wolfville & Grand Pré

Naked Crepe

Who doesn't enjoy a wafer-thin, flaky crepe filled with delicious sweet or savory goodness? Hardly anyone, it seems, judging by this newcomer's rise to becoming one of Wolfville's best-loved eateries. Catering to bo…