The 10 BEST Halifax Tours & Excursions in Nova Scotia, Canada - Tripshepherd

Small Group Halifax Tours

Tours in Halifax

Halifax is the capital city of the east coast province of Nova Scotia. Historically, it has played an important role in maritime history - spanning events like the War of 1812 to the recovery of the Titanic. Today, Halifax offers reenactments on its famous star-shaped Citadel Hill. The downtown area is known for its vibrant nightlife, restaurants, bars and shops as well as its harbourfront. Halifax is also located less than an hour away from Peggy’s Cove - the most photographed lighthouse in Canada!

Halifax, the capital of Nova Scotia has lots for you to explore - For anyone interested in Canadian history, Halifax is a great place to be, playing an important role in maritime history. We recommend a stop at Citadel Hill . - When looking to get the perfect picture, we suggest a stroll down the Halifax Harbourfront , offering a picturesque view of the Atlantic Ocean. - If you are looking to experience the bustling nightlife of Halifax we recommend you immerse yourself in the booming cultural, entertainment, and business hub - Downtown Halifax , offering museums, shops, and restaurants. - , offering museums, shops, and restaurants. Of course no trip to Halifax is complete without a stop at Peggy’s Cove Lighthouse , the most photographed lighthouse in Canada. Located around 45 minutes outside Halifax, this small fishing community is home to only 30 residents! - After visiting Peggy’s Cove, a great spot to grab some food that we recommend is Rhubarb Restaurant , minutes away from Peggy’s Cove offering fresh locally-sourced food.


What are the top things to do in Halifax? 

Explore the best of Halifax's attractions! From the historic Citadel Hill to the vibrant Halifax Harbourfront, our tours cover the must-visit spots. Don't miss the iconic Peggy's Cove Lighthouse, one of Canada's most photographed landmarks.


How long is the Peggy's Cove Sunset + Halifax Dinner Night Tour? 

The Peggy's Cove Sunset + Halifax Dinner Night Tour lasts for approximately 4 hours, providing you with a perfect combination of breathtaking sunset views and a delightful dinner experience.


What is included in the Best of Halifax Tour including Peggy's Cove? 

Our Best of Halifax Tour includes a narrated drive to Peggy's Cove Lighthouse, where you'll get to witness its beauty, followed by exploring the best attractions in Halifax.


Can I take a private tour of Halifax including Peggy's Cove? 

Absolutely! We offer an exclusive Private Tour of Halifax, including Peggy's Cove Lighthouse, tailored to your preferences and schedule. Contact us for more information.


How far is Lunenburg from Halifax, and what does the Lunenburg Express Tour include? 

Lunenburg is located around 1 hour away from Halifax, and our Lunenburg Express Tour takes you to this UNESCO-designated Old Town. Explore its charm and immerse yourself in its rich history.


Is there a shorter option for visiting Peggy's Cove? 

Yes, if you're looking for a shorter tour, our Peggy's Cove Express Tour from Halifax is perfect. It allows you to witness the stunning Peggy's Cove without taking up too much of your time.


Can I cancel my tour reservation? 

We offer Free Cancellation for our tours. If your plans change, don't worry, you can cancel your reservation 24 hours before the tour without any charges.


How can I find more cities where Tripshepherd operates? 

To discover all the cities where Tripshepherd operates, head to our "Our Cities" page, and you'll find a list of locations with various tour options.


Are the tours conducted by experienced guides?

Yes, all our tours are led by knowledgeable and experienced local guides who are passionate about showcasing the hidden beauty of their respective cities.


How do I book a tour with Tripshepherd? 

Booking a tour is easy! Simply click on the "Book your Tour" button and follow the instructions to reserve your spot on the desired tour.