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Highlights in Nova Scotia

Experience Nova Scotia

Day tours

Food & Drink

Wine and Lunch Escape

Starting at$160

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Tours, Sightseeing & Cruises

Halifax Harbour Hopper Tour

Starting at$38

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Outdoor Activities

Three Sisters Sea Kayaking Day Tour

Starting at$120

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Tours, Sightseeing & Cruises

Nova Scotia Day Tour - Visit Peggy's Cove, Lunenburg, and the Annapolis Valley.

Starting at$168

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Halifax Segway City Tour

Starting at$84

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Half-Day Historical Tour of Halifax

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Hidden Gems Tour Lunenburg

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Halifax Segway City Spin

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Recent stories

Adventure travel

Canada's best wildlife experiences

7 min readPublished Sep 6, 2021

Spanning six time zones, three oceans and the world's longest coastline (at 125,567 miles), Canada is one heck of a big country, and it’s filled to the…

Black Bear on the Rivers Edge Fishing for Salmon During Spawning Season Campbell River  British Columbia Canada
Tips & Advice

Leaf peeping and lobster: when should you visit Nova Scotia?

5 min readPublished Sep 2, 2021

When's the best time to see Nova Scotia's fall colors? And when is the best time for whale watching? Here's a handy guide to visiting Nova Scotia.

Coastline, Capstick, Cape Breton Highlands, Nova Scotia, Canada
Beaches

9 stunning beaches in Nova Scotia

5 min readPublished Sep 1, 2021

Stretched across an elongated peninsula capped by the rugged mass of Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia’s long coastline is dotted with secluded coves, grassy sand dunes and expansive beaches. Here, you’re never more than half a mile from the sea.

Wild horse in the water at Sable Island in Nova Scotia.

Nova Scotia is an adventurer's paradise – here are the best things to see and do

8 min readPublished Aug 30, 2021

Nova Scotia offers a multitude of once-in-a-lifetime experiences for every type of traveler. Here are the best things to do in Nova Scotia.

Fisherman's house and boats in bay, Peggy's Cove, Canada.
Festivals

Nova Scotia’s Atlantic coastline is a lobster lover’s paradise

5 min readPublished Jun 14, 2020

Nova Scotia lobster is always delicious. Discover the ways you can try it fresh from the sea, in all manner of ways.

Once a meal for the impoverished, Nova Scotia lobster is now in demand the world over © Jay Jones / Lonely Planet