The provincial capital of Nova Scotia is a lively, vibrant city and the cultural centre of the province. In a region famous for its spectacular coastal scenery, Halifax has been shaped by its maritime heritage and its position as a historical immigration hub.
Along this beautiful strip of Nova Scotia coastline, you will find a scenic combination of sandy beaches, rocky coves and picturesque fishing villages. For the outdoor enthusiast the area boasts an abundance of opportunities for hiking, cycling, surfing, sailing, kayaking and much more.
The ocean around Halifax is rich with marine wildlife, including whales, seals, dolphins, birds and more. Whale spotting tours are a great way to enjoy the wildlife as well as the spectacular scenery, and no visit is complete without sampling the famous local seafood.