Recent Searches
Clear

Top Nova Scotia Day Trips

We’re committed to helping you feel confident as you get back out there. Check out our flexible cancellation policies and learn what steps operators are taking to keep you safe. As conditions evolve, check local regulations for the latest information.

Read More
When are you travelling?
Select Dates
Popular
Search experiences that may have limited interaction with crowds.
Search experiences with increased health and safety practices.
Search tours and activities you can do from home.

You are viewing Virtual Experiences in Nova Scotia. See more Virtual Experiences around the globe. 🌎

Price
US$0
US$500+
Duration
Time of Day
RatingClear
Specials

We’re committed to helping you feel confident as you get back out there. Check out our flexible cancellation policies and learn what steps operators are taking to keep you safe. As conditions evolve, check local regulations for the latest information.

Read More
Select Dates
Today
Tomorrow

20 Nova Scotia Day Trips | All Nova Scotia Tours

Sort by:Featured

Best of Halifax Tour with Peggy's Cove - Private Safe TourDay Trips

Best of Halifax Tour with Peggy's Cove - Private Safe Tour

star-4.5
Halifax is an ideal base from which to discover the delights of Nova Scotia, but organizing transportation and sightseeing independently takes time and effort. On this tour, spin through the Canadian countryside in comfort by air-conditioned vehicle with your guide. With admission fees plus pickup and drop-off at your downtown Halifax hotel included, hit top attractions including the Halifax Citadel National Historic Site of Canada and Peggy's Cove Lighthouse.
More
  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$102.10
From
US$102.10
Taking safety measures

Nova Scotia Day Tour - Visit Peggy's Cove, Lunenburg, and the Annapolis Valley.Day Trips

Nova Scotia Day Tour - Visit Peggy's Cove, Lunenburg, and the Annapolis Valley.

star-5
The best part of this tour is the down-home hospitality Sam tries to deliver with every ride. There is no real set schedule, so we have a bit more flexibility in how we do things. Sam will help you from the time you first write to the time she hugs you goodbye at the last stop and beyond if you're traveling to anywhere else that she is familiar with. Get to know other travelers and share once in a lifetime experiences along the way.
More
  • 8 hours 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$133.96
From
US$133.96

4 Hour Eel Weir Quickie AdventureDay Trips

4 Hour Eel Weir Quickie Adventure

Perfect for those visitors to Halifax who are short on time, this tour offers an outdoor adventure in just a few hours. With a guide in the lead, even beginner paddlers will feel safe and comfortable exploring the waterways. Listen to engaging commentary on Halifax's flora, fauna, and marine environment as you go.
More
  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$70.68
From
US$70.68
Taking safety measures

Cabot Trail Discovery TourDay Trips

Cabot Trail Discovery Tour

star-5
The Cabot Trail Discovery Tour explores Nova Scotia’s most iconic road trip. From the rugged coastlines and majestic mountains to the charming small fishing villages, this tour provides breathtaking viewpoints, endless photo opportunities, and local culinary experiences. We follow the coastline as we climb and descend mountains and traverse the Cape Breton Highlands National Park. Picturesque examples of typical Nova Scotian fishing villages dot the Cabot Trail’s winding roads. Hear the crash of the ocean against the craggy stone shorelines, feel the sand between your toes, and smell the salt air at the many coastal stops along the 300-kilometre journey.
More
  • 8 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$113.28
From
US$113.28

Wine and Lunch EscapeDay Trips

Wine and Lunch Escape

star-5
Enjoy a scenic drive to the Annapolis Valley to experience 3 award winning wineries. Sip your way through Nova Scotia wine country and learn about our cool climate wines. Stop one includes a tour/tasting at the first winery. At the second winery enjoy a guided tasting and lunch with wine at Luckett Vineyards, overlooking the beautiful Minas Basin fed by the Bay of Fundy (Luckett Vineyards is only available during May-December). Finally, visit a third winery after lunch for a final guided tasting before heading back to Halifax.
More
  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$106.97
From
US$106.97

Afternoon Escape Wine TourDay Trips

Afternoon Escape Wine Tour

star-5
This tour visits 3 unique wineries in the beautiful Annapolis Valley and provides guests with a diverse Nova Scotia wine experience. Learn about and enjoy our aromatic whites, award winning sparkling and cool climate reds. This tour is perfect for people looking to experience Nova Scotia Wine Country for the afternoon. Guests will also enjoy a cheese tasting at one winery. Please note this tour does not include lunch nor is lunch available for purchase. Guests are recommended to eat before the tour. ​ Wineries Visited: We will visit 3 of the following options: Grand Pré, Benjamin Bridge, Planters, L'Acadie, Lightfoot & Wolfville. Itinerary changes daily. Tour Includes: all transportation, a fun and professional wine tour guide, tour and tasting fees at 3 wineries/cideries and a cheese tasting at one winery. ​
More
  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$86.13
From
US$86.13

Halifax Private Half-Day Historical TourDay Trips

Halifax Private Half-Day Historical Tour

All of my tours are Private, Narrated, Personal Tours, you have the van and guide all to yourself. It is YOUR tour and I can customize the itinerary, as you wish. (You Decide) I love to show our Historic Halifax which is an intimate city that retains the ease of a small town from the Harbor front to Victorian Public Gardens, it is large enough to have the trappings of a capital city, yet small enough that many of its sights can be easily seen.
More
  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$288.12
per group
From
US$288.12
per group
Taking safety measures

Private Half-Day Peggy’s Cove and Halifax Historical TourDay Trips

Private Half-Day Peggy’s Cove and Halifax Historical Tour

Our tour combine the most interesting historical places in Halifax and the beautiful Peggy’s Cove with its unique scenic view, Canada's most famous lighthouse and surrounding area. You will see Government House, St Mary’s Cathedral, The Citadel and Citadel Hill, Public Garden, Titanic's victim grave yard, Oland's House, St. Paul's Church, the oldest Anglican church in Canada, Fort Needham Hill, Halifax Armory and more.
More
  • 3 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$68.00
From
US$68.00

Private Cabot Trail Discovery TourDay Trips

Private Cabot Trail Discovery Tour

star-5
The Cabot Trail Discovery Tour explores Nova Scotia’s most iconic road trip. From the rugged coastlines and majestic mountains to the charming small fishing villages, this tour provides breathtaking viewpoints, endless photo opportunities, and local culinary experiences. We follow the coastline as we climb and descend mountains and traverse the Cape Breton Highlands National Park. Picturesque examples of typical Nova Scotian fishing villages dot the Cabot Trail’s winding roads. Hear the crash of the ocean against the craggy stone shorelines, feel the sand between your toes, and smell the salt air at the many coastal stops along the 300-kilometre journey.
More
  • 8 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$453.11
Price varies by group size
From
US$453.11
Price varies by group size

Halifax and Lunenburg TourDay Trips

Halifax and Lunenburg Tour

As with all our excursions, nothing is fixed and Our tours can be custom-tailored to your interests and we welcome the opportunity to make your tour unique and personal; however, keep timing in mind and the fact that additional time spent at various attractions may affect getting to others.
More
  • 7 to 8 hours
From
US$575.00
per group
From
US$575.00
per group

Fundy Tides TourDay Trips

Fundy Tides Tour

As with all our excursions, nothing is fixed and Our tours can be custom-tailored to your interests and we welcome the opportunity to make your tour unique and personal; however, keep timing in mind and the fact that additional time spent at various attractions may affect getting to others.
More
  • 7 to 8 hours
From
US$575.00
per group
From
US$575.00
per group

Peggy's Cove Morning Light Photo TourDay Trips

Peggy's Cove Morning Light Photo Tour

star-5
3 GREAT REASONS WHY: - We have the famous lighthouse all to ourselves - Perfect for any iPhone or camera - You'll create stunning images no matter your skill level Go early in the morning to discover Peggy's Cove with your guide - a local, professional photographer. We pick up you from your hotel in downtown Halifax. Over morning coffees on our drive out we share the rich history of Nova Scotia and how Peggy's Cove came to be. Once we arrive, we have Peggy's Cove all to ourselves. With just your smartphone or camera you'll learn new tips, tricks and tech to use for a lifetime of travel photography. Throughout the morning we give you the time to wander as we explore the lighthouse, the 200-year-old fishing village, hike along the coast, and teach you the secrets to creating a memorable image - no matter your skill level. As the crowds arrive later in the day we will have already wrapped up and headed back to downtown after an unforgettable morning - with the pictures to prove it!
More
  • 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$103.71
Price varies by group size
From
US$103.71
Price varies by group size

Halifax, Titanic and Peggy's Cove TourDay Trips

Halifax, Titanic and Peggy's Cove Tour

All of my tours are Private, Personal, Narrated Tours, you have the van and guide all to yourself. It is YOUR tour and we can customize the itinerary, as you wish. I will point out things along the way to consider, YOU DECIDE.
More
  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$288.12
per group
From
US$288.12
per group
Taking safety measures

Peggy's Cove and Historic Halifax TourDay Trips

Peggy's Cove and Historic Halifax Tour

As with all our excursions, nothing is fixed and Our tours can be custom-tailored to your interests and we welcome the opportunity to make your tour unique and personal; however, keep timing in mind and the fact that additional time spent at various attractions may affect getting to others.
More
  • 6 to 7 hours
From
US$525.00
per group
From
US$525.00
per group

Halifax Photo TourDay Trips

Halifax Photo Tour

star-5
3 GREAT REASONS WHY: Focus on history & architecture of Halifax Exclusive access to unique locations Perfect for any iPhone or camera Discover & capture Halifax with our local photographers as we showcase our favourite photo spots & secret vantage points to help you make the most of your travel images from our old port city. Our Halifax tour explores the city's history through architecture with an emphasis on visual gems that inspire a photographer's imagination. With our spacious Mercedes van, we can drive to hidden secrets away from the usual tourist spots to spend more time exploring the unique sites we visit. A few of the spots we may showcase include; the Dartmouth waterfront, St. George's Round Church, our new Central Library, Africville Seaview Museum, Halifax Explosion Memorial, the art deco jewel of the Bank of NS, & more. We share hidden vantage points on a tour of our old port city that is flexible so we can showcase special events & festivals that make Halifax unique!
More
  • 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$103.71
Price varies by group size
From
US$103.71
Price varies by group size

Half-Day Historical Tour of HalifaxDay Trips

Half-Day Historical Tour of Halifax

star-5
This tour is about Halifax's Remarkable History including Titanic and Halifax Explosion Sites and the Stories and Miracles of these Two Historic Tragedies. Van and Full Size SUV are equipped with a microphone to the speaker system and the Van has a large tablet mounted to roof to show Guests Videos and Photos to enhance your Tour experience so you have a Memorable, Unique Tour of Historic Halifax
More
  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$102.95
From
US$102.95
Taking safety measures

Half-Day Small-Group Tour of Nova Scotia's South ShoreDay Trips

Half-Day Small-Group Tour of Nova Scotia's South Shore

star-5
The South Shore of Nova Scotia is known for its picturesque coastal scenery and seaside towns. Home to the world-famous Old Town Lunenburg, known for its narrow streets, unique architecture, and colorful waterfront and also UNESCO World Heritage Site and Home to Bluenose II, Mahone Bay and Chester there is a photo op on around every corner. We also can stop at Swiss Air 111 Memorial Site in Bayswater then onto Canada’s most beloved lighthouse at Peggy’s Cove perched upon granite worn smooth by the crashing waves of the Atlantic Ocean. There is so much more to explore on Nova Scotia’s South Shore, add these must-do adventures to your vacation plans!
More
  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$102.95
From
US$102.95
Taking safety measures

Half-Day Small-Group Tour of Annapolis ValleyDay Trips

Half-Day Small-Group Tour of Annapolis Valley

This Tour is NOT just a Wine Tour but also History and Nature Tour. One hour from Halifax is Wolfville and Grand Pre National Historic Site the first stop on Tour. Then we explore the natural beauty that is the Annapolis Valley & Nova Scotia’s Wine Country...You will visit three Award winning Vineyards including Luckett's, Lightfoot and Wolfville and Planter's Ridge where you can try Nova Scotia's finest wine Tidal Bay. You will also see stunning Views & Vistas of the Bay of Fundy from Blomidon Look-off Provincial Park...We also will visit Halls Harbour to SEA the Highest Tides in the World and also a great spot for lunch. Hope you bring your Eagle Eye as we pass Sheffield Mills a large Bald Eagle Nesting area and then your tour will continue traveling into the heart of the Annapolis Valley through a 400-year-old village of Wolfville. Then with your heart filled with wild and wonderful memories sit back and enjoy a relaxing scenic ride back to your waiting cruise vessel or hotel
More
  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$102.95
From
US$102.95
Taking safety measures

Wine & Spirits Tour: Half Day for Small groups Day Trips

Wine & Spirits Tour: Half Day for Small groups

This half day guided tour for small groups from 2- 16 people takes you to three award-wining wineries and distillery throughout the Annapolis Valley with a stop at a local restuaran​​t or winery for a two course​ gourmet lunch.
More
  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$114.58
From
US$114.58

 Wine Tour in the Annapolis Valley- Half DayDay Trips

Wine Tour in the Annapolis Valley- Half Day

star-5
Discover the Annapolis Valley, a bucolic Nova Scotia wine region bordering the Bay of Fundy. In the company of a guide, learn about native grape varietals, tour wineries, and enjoy wine tastings and lunch. With transport included as well as hotel pickup and drop-off from the Wolfville area, you’re free to indulge and savor multiple samples.
More
  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$114.58
From
US$114.58

Frequently Asked Questions


icon_solid_phone
Book online or call
(888) 651-9785
(888) 651-9785