Essential Canadian History in Nova Scotia

Essential Canadian History in Nova Scotia. Last minute Nova Scotia vacations, hotels, flights, car rentals and cruise holidays.

Nova Scotia

Experience Maritime hospitality with a trip to Nova Scotia. The combination of breathtaking landscapes, rich history and culinary adventures make Nova Scotia a can-not-miss destination. Our Nova Scotia tours frequently sell out.
Nova Scotia Light House

Nova Scotia is home to more than 150 lighthouses to explore.
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Nova Scotia vacations

Guests will love exploring the stunning 4km boardwalk on the Halifax waterfront!
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Nova Scotia has over 80 Canadian National Historic Sites. Iconic Peggy's Cove and vast Cape Breton are two destinations where visitors to Nova Scotia will make memories to last a lifetime. There is no shortage of UNESCO World Heritage sites, either! Guest see the colourful homes of the British Colonists in Old Town Lunenburg, the soldier's barracks at the historic Halifax Citadel National Historic Site, and the invention of the telephone at the Alexander Graham Bell National Historic Site. Self-drive guests can experience one of the world’s most scenic drives - the Cabot Trail.

Nova Scotia Towns

Lunenberg has many restaurants, art galleries and historical sites. It's one of the oldest towns in Canada!
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Nova Scotia Hiking

Self-drive guests will get to enjoy the famous Cabot Trail at their leisure.
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Nova Scotia has a rich and diverse history, with influences from Indigenous, Gaelic, Acadian and African cultures. In the case of the Mi'kmaq people, the timeline spans thousands of years. Guests can learn about the Acadian settlement at Grand-Pre UNESCO World Heritage Site, or learn Halifax's connection to the Titanic story at at the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic in Halifax. From the round drum of the Mi'kmaq to the bagpipes of the Celtic people, there's a braid of culture in Nova Scotia that runs deep.

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