The coal industry brought immigration from many parts of the world, giving Sydney a multicultural mix of over 50 ethnic backgrounds and a global flavor to its history. Located on Cape Breton Island, Sydney is also an ideal jumping-off point for scenic adventures.
What youNEED TO KNOW
Port Name & Location Sydney Marine Terminal Ship will DOCK at this port.
Time Zone AST (Atlantic Standard Time) UTC/GMT -4 hours
Language The local language is English and French. Say "thank you" in French: "merci"
Currency & Shopping Canadian Dollar (CND) Native Crafts, clothing and souvenirs.
Best Way to Get Around Organized Shore Excursions for Fortress Of Louisbourg, Bras D'or Lakes Grand Tour, sightseeing. Buses, metro trainsit, limousines available.
Famous For Take a picturesque excursion to Cape Breton Island, where you’ll see some of the Island's most dynamic scenery and touch the shores of the famous Bras d'Or Lakes.
Fun Fact #1 The Spirit of the Fiddle: Cape Breton is world-renowned for the revival of Celtic music and the unique style of playing the fiddle.
Fun Fact #2 Booming industries brought immigrants from many parts of the world to Sydney, resulting in a multicultural mix of more than 50 ethnic backgrounds.