4.5 star rating: Recommended 9 Reviews

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  • Location: Halifax, Canada
  • Duration:  60 minutes (approx.)
Join your kilted guide for a historical sightseeing tour of Halifax, one of Nova Scotia's most unique cities. You'll get an excellent overview of Halifax on a 1-hour tour aboard a double-decker bus, and enjoy live narration about the sights you see including the City Hall, Government House and the Victorian Halifax Public Gardens.


  • 1-hour Halifax sightseeing tour aboard a double-decker bus
  • See top Halifax attractions such as the City Hall, Grand Parade and St Paul's Church
  • Learn about the sights you see from your kilted guide
  • Enjoy unobstructed views of the city

What You Can Expect

Halifax City Tour

St Paul's Anglican Church, Halifax

At your selected departure time, meet your kilted guide at Halifax's Maritime Museum of the Atlantic, where you'll board a double-decker bus for a 1-hour city sightseeing tour.

Enjoy unobstructed views of the city and live narration from your guide as you cruise past historic sites and landmarks such as the Spring Garden Road area, the Province House, Old Town Clock, St Paul's Church, City Hall, Grand Parade, Government House and Point Pleasant Park. You'll aslo see the Victorian Halifax Public Gardens and the Halifax Citadel National Historic Park.

Your ride will be filled with historical anecdotes about Halifax's war years and the tragic Halifax Explosion in 1917, when much of the city was devastated by the detonation of the French cargo ship SS Mont-Blanc.

So sit back, relax and enjoy the ride as your guide brings Halifax's history to life!

This tour is seasonal and only operates from June through October.

Customer Reviews

5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2014

well done--excellent

5 star rating: Highly Recommended December 2013

The tour was great. It covered all the important parts of the city. We later walked to see some of the highlights that were pointed out by our tour director. The tour director did a great job. He really knew the history of Halifrax and all of it's points of interests. I would recommend this tour as a starting point for exploring Halifax on foot.

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