Activities

Tours & Sightseeing

Peggy's Cove Day Trip from Halifax

Experience one of Nova Scotia’s most picturesque places on this half-day trip to Peggy’s Cove from Halifax, with convenient, comfortable round-trip transport included. Receive an informative overview of this popular area from your friendly onboard guide, and then take a self-guided tour to explore the small fishing village at your own pace. Don’t miss the Peggy’s Cove Lighthouse, one of the world’s most iconic lighthouses!
$44
3.5 hours
Tours & Sightseeing

Peggy's Cove and Halifax Tour with Lobster Roll Lunch

Visit the famous fishing village and lighthouse of Peggy’s Cove, enjoy a tasty lobster roll lunch overlooking a pretty inlet, and learn about the history in and around Halifax that other tours just can't offer!
$108
5.5 hours
Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Halifax Harbour Sightseeing Gourmet Buffet Dinner Cruise

Cast off into Halifax Harbour on this dinner cruise aboard a Mississippi-style sternwheeler. Glimpse top attractions along the Northwest Arm of the harbor, including the lovely wooded landscapes of Point Pleasant Park and the Dingle, while you dine on a gourmet buffet prepared with fresh produce and the catch of the day. Admire Halifax’s waterfront while listening to light but engaging commentary on the points of interest. This 2-hour dinner cruise is an excellent prelude to a night on the town.
$70
2 hours
Multi-day & Extended Tours

Nova Scotia South Shore Getaway

Overnight in the Oak Island area and learn of the treasure hunters that have ventured to Nova Scotia for hundreds of years. En route, enjoy breakfast in Peggy’s Cove and visit both Lunenburg & Mahone Bay. This getaway to Nova Scotia’s south shore will give you a taste of Maritime culture, history and hospitality.
$477
2 days
Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Tall Ship Silva Sailing Cruise

Experience the unforgettable delight of cruising on Halifax Harbour in classic style and comfort on the Tall Ship Silva, a 130’ schooner. Departing from the heart of downtown Halifax, set sail into the beautiful harbour where you will have a mariner’s view of Halifax’s biggest attractions including the Harbour Bridge, the Fort George, McNab’s Island, Point Pleasant Park and Historic Properties. You will discover Halifax’s rich history and some of the stories and tales behind these iconic landmarks. Get involved and help hoist the largest sails in Halifax Harbour, a truly unique part of your experience aboard this ship. Step back in time as the wind fills the sails and carries the ship across the harbour. Take the lead and steer the helm or tie a knot – otherwise simply sit back, relax and enjoy getting to know your crew and Captain – all of whom are at your service. Find the Tall Ship Silva at Sackville Wharf, located at 1655 Lower Water Street.
$30
1.5 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

Lunenburg and Mahone Bay- Bus Tour

Join a kilted guide in "New Scotland" for an enchanting tour of Lunenburg and Mahone Bay. Explore the South Shore filled with history of fishing, boat building, the pirate of 'Oak Island' and the rum running along this craggy coastline. Lunenburg is home to Nova Scotia's largest fishing fleet, Lunenburg Academy, extraordinary architecture, supreme shops and more. Enjoy a guided walking tour of Lunenburg or entrance to the Fisheries Museum of the Atlantic. From Lunenburg, continue with a drive through Mahone Bay, famous for its churches along the shore and its picturesque beauty. There will be plenty of time for exploring these remarkable seaside towns.
$80
6 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

Historic Harbour Cruise

This tour was inspired by the popularity of our fun, fast-paced hour long Harbour Hopper tour. You will hear the highlights of our Harbour's history, while enjoying beautiful water views, in one convenient hour!  This fully commentated tour provides some great history about Halifax, the founding, and some of our most notable moments in history such as the Halifax Explosion, our involvement with the infamous sinking of the Titanic and our harbour city's role in World Wars. Our iconic Mississippi-style sternwheeler is equipped with restrooms, a full service bar and snack options. The Harbour Queen offers an upper level with a covered roof and open sides, so you can enjoy the ocean breeze while being protected from the elements. The downstairs is wrapped in beautiful windows, and heated. This Historic Harbour Cruise is a comfortable, relaxed way to experience Halifax from the water.
$24
1 hour
Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Murphy's DJ Party Boat

Join us for a DJ party on the harbour every Thursday night from 9:30pm – 12:00am. Enjoy dancing and drink specials from our fully licensed onboard bars and much more! Grab your friends and prepare for a night like no other with the best dance music spun by DJ Mutts.
$18
2.5 hours
Food, Wine & Nightlife

Hot on the Harbour with Hot Country 103 5

Experience new country in Halifax while you dance with friends aboard the Harbour Queen I. Guests will spend two and a half hours cruising the waters of Halifax harbour while enjoying music from DJ Cruise! Full cash bar onboard.
$23
2 hours
Food, Wine & Nightlife

Open Deck Party aboard the Tall Ship Silva

Get onboard our open air, floating dance floor every Saturday night for a two hour harbour cruise, great DJ music, and a cash bar!
$23
2 hours