Travel by deluxe motorcoach with your kilted guide as you see Halifax's historic landmarks. Hear of the days of rumrunning and privateering as you pass one of Canada's oldest working breweries. Hear of the Halifax explosion, and how the people of Massachusetts and their aid to the city is still remembered. Visit the Public Gardens, a 17-acre oasis and the Halifax Citadel – one of Canada's marked National Historic Sites. See landmarks such as St Paul's Church, City Hall, Province House, and more.
Listen as a kilted guide describes historic landmarks of Halifax and tells you stories about the exciting days of rum running and privateering. A relaxing motor coach ride takes you to beautiful Public Gardens and a meeting with the 78th Highlanders at the Halifax Citadel. You’ll see the stately Province House and St. Paul's Church where bishops and provincial governors lie at rest, and the Old Town Clock given to Halifax by Queen Victoria’s father.
• Public Gardens: See one of the finest examples of Victorian Gardens in North America.
• Halifax Citadel: Meet members of the 78th Highlanders at one of Canada’s most visited National Historic Sites.
• Downtown Halifax: See unique architecture and historic sites, including St. Paul's Church, Province House, and the Old Town Clock.
What to Bring:
• SeaPass card and photo identification
• Sun protection
• Cash/credit cards
What to Wear:
• Hat and sunglasses
• Walking shoes
• Main venues are wheelchair accessible; smaller shops are not.
• Consider physical fitness and medical history when selecting tour.