Your Halifax travel experience will offer a port city rich in history and culture. During the struggle for power the British used Halifax's strategic position by building a fortress that rivalled the French one on Cape Breton Island. Walk around Halifax Citadel National Historic Site and enjoy views down to the harbour, visit the Old Town Clock on Citadel Hill or take a stroll along peaceful pathways of Halifax Public Gardens.
Admire the Georgian architecture of Province House, home of Nova Scotia's government. Tour the building where in 1864 The Fathers of Confederation made decisions on the formation of Canada.
Take a boat tour to enjoy sweeping views of the harbour and admire the mix of old and modern architecture. Pay a visit to the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic and view exhibits about the Titanic. And finish your day by looking around the shops, restaurants and pubs found at the Historic Properties.
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Sailing from New York to Montréal, this luxury Oceania cruise takes in the spellbinding cities and stunning nature of New England, Atlantic Canada's maritime provinces and Québec.
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After the city greats and stunning natural world of French and Atlantic Canada, the fall foliage and unique heritage of New England will see you to New York.
Top itineraries in Halifax
Explore the Canadian Maritimes as you travel through the Atlantic provinces of Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island and New Brunswick.Taste remarkable seafood, discover a unique Acadian culture and drive some of Canada's most spectacular coastlines.
This road trip showcases the natural beauty of Nova Scotia's landscapes and coastlines, exloring this Atlantic Canada province in depth. Experience a unique culture, meet friendly locals and dine on superb seafood as you discover wild beaches, remote lighthouses and pristine national parks.
Take this self-drive tour of Prince Edward Island and New Brunswick to experience the provinces through their cuisine, which is heavily based around seafood.
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