Halifax

Nova Scotia

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Cruises To Halifax

Admire the rugged coastline that surrounds Halifax, the world's second-largest natural harbor. This beautifully preserved city is Nova Scotia's capital and was founded in 1749. Take steps through history and climb to The Citadel to witness the Old Town Clock.

What you NEED TO KNOW

  • Port Name & Location
    Port of Halifax
    Ship will DOCK at this port.
  • Time Zone
    AST (Atlantic Standard Time)
    UTC/GMT -4 hours
  • Language
    The local language is French and English. Say "thank you." in French: "merci."
  • Currency & Shopping
    Canadian Dollar (CAD)
    Native crafts and souvenirs.
    • Best Way to Get Around
      Organised Shore Excursions for sightseeing. Bus and ferries available.
    • Famous For
      Halifax is the largest city in Canada east of Quebec with more pubs per capita than any other city in Canada.
    • Fun Fact #1
      From comfort food to fine dining, Halifax is a hot spot for cuisine and fare of all kinds.
    • Fun Fact #2
      The Halifax-Dartmouth ferry service is the oldest continually operating saltwater ferry service in North America.

Halifax TOP EXCURSIONS

A Variety of Choices

We know the destinations you'll be visiting and what there is to see, do and experience. We offer you a variety of excursions to choose from, in every port you'll visit.

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Coastal Drive to Peggy's Cove

Experience a narrated excursion of Halifax, including a drive by historic properties, a restored section of the waterfro...

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Lobster Lunch & Peggy's Cove

This tour combines breathtaking ocean scenery and a delicious lobster lunch, promising a memorable day in the Nova Scoti...

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Hop On, Hop Off By Double Decker

Board your brightly painted, vintage Double Decker bus as Hop-On Hop-Off Halifax showcases the very best this diverse an...

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Iconic Towns On Nova Scotia

Board your motor coach and brace yourself as you set out on a South Shore Adventure of Nova Scotia! Visit Peggy’s Cove, ...

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Featured Halifax CRUISE ITINERARIES

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7-Day Canada & New England from Boston to Quebec City

North America's Leading Cruise Line 2017 - World Travel Awards. | Be mesmerised by autumn's spectrum of picturesque colours on your journey across New England and Canada.
SHIP Norwegian Gem
PORTS OF CALL EMBARK Boston (Massachusetts);
Bar Harbor (Maine); Halifax (Nova Scotia); Sydney (Cape Breton Island); Charlottetown (Prince Edward Island); Saguenay (La Baie) (Québec);
DISEMBARK Québec City (Québec);
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Saint John River, Saint John, New Brunswick

7-Day Canada & New England Round-trip New York

Zoom around hairpin turns on the thrilling Norwegian Joy Speedway.
SHIP Norwegian Joy
PORTS OF CALL EMBARK New York (New York);
Saint John (Bay of Fundy); Halifax (Nova Scotia); Boston (Massachusetts);
DISEMBARK New York (New York);
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Charlottetown, P.E.I., Canada

7-Day Canada & New England Round-trip Boston

Unwind in the Thermal Suite on the sparkling Norwegian Gem. | See more of Canada & New England with only one day at sea.
SHIP Norwegian Gem
PORTS OF CALL EMBARK Boston (Massachusetts);
Charlottetown (Prince Edward Island); Sydney (Cape Breton Island); Halifax (Nova Scotia); Bar Harbor (Maine); Portland (Maine);
DISEMBARK Boston (Massachusetts);
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