Halifax

Nova Scotia

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Cruises To Halifax

Admire the rugged coastline that surrounds Halifax, the world's second-largest natural harbour. 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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See the Hopewell Rocks in Saint John, New Brunswick for yourself.

7-Day Canada & New England from New York

Renovated ship with 26 different dining venues for your enjoyment. | Enjoy Labor Day relaxing at sea on your way to Bar Harbour, Maine.
SHIP Norwegian Breakaway
PORTS OF CALL EMBARK New York (New York);
Bar Harbor (Maine); Portland (Maine); Saint John (Bay of Fundy); Halifax (Nova Scotia);
DISEMBARK New York (New York);
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7-Day Canada & New England Round-trip New York: Newport & Portland

7-Day Canada & New England Round-trip New York: Newport & Portland

See more of Canada & New England with only one day at sea. | Enjoy an elevated Italian menu at La Cucina on The Waterfront. | Find a picturesque spot at the longest boardwalk in the world.
SHIP Norwegian Breakaway
PORTS OF CALL EMBARK New York (New York);
Newport (Rhode Island); Portland (Maine); Bar Harbor (Maine); Saint John (Bay of Fundy); Halifax (Nova Scotia);
DISEMBARK New York (New York);
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Reykjavik, Iceland

16-Day Transatlantic from New York to London: France & Ireland

Experience the transatlantic journey of a lifetime! | Europe's Leading Cruise Line, 13 years in a row - World Travel Awards
SHIP Norwegian Dawn
PORTS OF CALL EMBARK New York (New York);
Halifax (Nova Scotia); Reykjavik (Iceland); Belfast (Northern Ireland); Dublin (Dun Laoghaire) (Ireland); Amsterdam (Ijmuiden) (Netherlands); Brussels / Bruges (Zeebrugge) (Belgium); Paris (Le Havre) (France);
DISEMBARK London (Southampton) (England);
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