Nova Scotia

 

Year-round surfing and sea kayaking, wineries and markets, all within easy driving distance makes Nova Scotia the place for the perfect road trip. Head to Cape Breton Island and play a round of world-class golf or just ride the road on the incredible Cabot Trail.

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Travel times to Halifax

City Flight Time
Boston 1 hr 20 m
New York City 1 hr 45 m
Chicago 4 hr 30 m
Los Angeles 7 hr 45 m

Weather Average

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What to Do

 

What to do

Be in the know about must-see experiences.

  • Cape Breton Island is beautiful at any time of year, but fall brings something extra special.
    Cape Breton Island is beautiful at any time of year, but fall brings something extra special.
    Cape Breton Highlands National Park
  • Hiking along Nova Scotia’s coast and through wilderness trails in the wintertime offers hikers a different perspective.
    Hiking along Nova Scotia’s coast and through wilderness trails in the wintertime offers hikers a different perspective.
    Winter hiking in Nova Scotia
  • Join a fiddling party or lobster boil in Nova Scotia, a poetically wild place with Scottish roots and a musical heart.
    Join a fiddling party or lobster boil in Nova Scotia, a poetically wild place with Scottish roots and a musical heart.
    Nova Scotia lighthouse
  • Nova Scotia is known for its expansive coastline and ocean-view hikes, but there is much beauty to discover inland too.
    Nova Scotia is known for its expansive coastline and ocean-view hikes, but there is much beauty to discover inland too.
    Nova Scotia waterfalls

Itineraries

 
Itineraries
Don’t miss the iconic spots and hidden gems. No matter where you go in Nova Scotia, there are amazing itinerary ideas for you to explore.