Discover the best of Nova Scotia on
this 13-day itinerary. Walk around small
villages, hike on scenic trails and drive
along some of the best-known routes
in Canada. Visit small galleries, sample
local wine and explore forested areas
with abundant wildlife, lakes and wild
rivers. The best way to travel through
this province is by car, meaning you can
go at your own pace and experience
the culture and natural wonders of this
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Arrive into Halifax and transfer to the
Halliburton for 2 nights. (N)
Today is at leisure to explore Halifax. (B)
Collect your car hire and drive to Lunenburg
visiting Peggy’s Cove en route – a small coastal
village with a famous lighthouse above the
granite rock that overlooks the Atlantic. On
arrival in Lunenburg, stay for 2 nights at the
Mariner King Inn. (B)
Wander through the Old Town of Lunenburg
to explore the colourful historic homes and
Cross the peninsula to Annapolis Royal, known
for its range of fine inns and galleries. Stay 2
nights at Hillsdale House Hotel. (B)
Explore the town or drive to Brier island
(approximately 2.5 hours) for a shared whalewatching
cruise* in search of humpback, finback
and minke whales found in the nutrient-rich
waters of the Bay of Fundy. (B)
Follow the coastline to Wolfville. We recommend
continuing to visit the Grand-Pré National
Historic site, a park to commemorate Acadian
settlement and deportation, before returning
to the town. Stay 2 nights at the Tattingstone
Spend the day around the town discovering
its array of restaurants and the world’s
smallest harbour or take a trip out into wine
country to sample some of the award-winning
Take a leisurely drive north-east to Baddeck
with Truro providing a good place to stop en
route. Stay overnight at the Inverary Resort. (N)
Make the 90-minute journey to Ingonish,
from where you can easily access Cape Breton
Highlands National Park. Stay for 2 nights
at the upscale Keltic Lodge Resort & Spa. (B)
Spend the day exploring the walking trails of
Cape Breton Highlands National Park or driving
along the Cabot trail. (N)
Travel through picturesque villages on your way to
the eastern shores of Nova Scotia from where you
can take a rugged coastal hike or walk alongside
Liscomb river. Stay for 1 night at Liscombe Lodge
Resort and Conference Centre. (N)
Return your hire car to Halifax airport today and
fly home, or continue your holiday in Canada. (N)
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast,
L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
This tour is based in 4-star
International flights are not included with this
itinerary. For flight options and prices, please
speak to your Cox & Kings tour consultant.
Based on an Intermediate Automatic
(Chrysler Sebring or similar) for 11 days. Fuel
and hotel parking is at your own expense.
Available from mid-June to September.
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Just minutes from one of the oldest European settlements in the New World, Hillsdale House Inn is a charming 4-star bed and breakfast property. Each of the 15 rooms has period decor and furnishings. Facilities include a restaurant and car parking. Stay includes breakfast daily and complimentary wireless...
Originally built in 1850, Inverary Resort is an 11-acre property on the shores of Bras d'Or Lakes. The 138 rooms and suites have traditional decor and modern amenities. Facilities include an indoor swimming pool, fitness centre, restaurant and a...
The upscale Keltic Lodge Resort & Spa is located on a headland overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, in the Ingonish area of Cape Breton Highlands National Park. The property has three styles of accommodation with the main lodge and inn providing updated guestrooms and suites, with multi-bedroom cottages also available. Adjacent to the resort is the 18-hole championship Highlands Links Golf Course and the onsite restaurants offer fine-dining experiences.
Features: 105 rooms, heated outdoor pool, gym, terrace, spa.
Room amenities: Television, tea & coffee facilities, hairdryer,...
On Nova Scotia's eastern shore and overlooking the Liscomb river, Liscombe Lodge Resort and Conference Centre offers range of accommodations that are spread throughout a wooded area. The property provides a tranquil natural setting with breathtaking scenery close by. From the onsite riverside dining room, it is possible to dine while looking out at the birds and other wildlife through the floor-to-ceiling windows.
Features: 68 rooms, heated indoor pool, sauna, fitness room, tennis court, restaurant.
Room amenities: Television, coffee maker, alarm clock,...
Set on an acre and a half of gardens and lawns, Tattingstone Inn is a registered heritage property built circa 1874. The nine guestrooms are split over three buildings and each have individual and traditional decor complimented with modern amenities including complimentary wireless internet access. Breakfast is included daily but the property does not offer dinner. There are a number of excellent dining options just a short drive from the...
The Halliburton is a boutique property spread over three connected heritage townhouses in the centre of Halifax. The 29 rooms and suites are individually decorated with traditional furnishings. Facilities include a restaurant and stay includes complimentary wireless internet and breakfast...
The Mariner King Inn is a historic property spread over 3 buildings which date back to 1830 and are located in the heart of the historic Old Town of Lunenburg. The rooms and suites are split between the 3 different buildings, each with period furnishings and modern amenities. Facilities include a restaurant and small fitness...
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