Sydney

Nova Scotia

Cruises To Sydney

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 you NEED 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.
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Sydney 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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Bras D'or Lakes Grand Tour

Experience the rich Scottish heritage of Cape Breton Island with a visit to the Nova Scotia Highland Village and the vil...

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Baddeck & Alexander Graham Bell Museum

Travel to the picturesque little village of Baddeck situated on the shores of the beautiful Bras d'Or Lakes in the heart...

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Spirit of the Fiddle

It's a Celtic music revival! Enjoy local entertainers and traditional oatcakes while listening to the unique collaborati...

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Scenic Cabot Trail

Experience the Cabot Trail as you drive along a small portion of the Atlantic shore. You'll see some of the most dramati...

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Featured SYDNEY ITINERARIES

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Breathtaking views surround you at Peggy’s Cove.

10-Day Eastern Canada & Quebec from New York

SHIP Norwegian Jade
PORTS OF CALL EMBARK New York;
Sydney (Nova Scotia); Charlottetown (Prince Edward Island); Quebec City (Quebec); Halifax (Nova Scotia);
DISEMBARK New York;
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Do a little reflecting on Prince Edward Island.

10-Day Eastern Canada & Quebec from New York

SHIP Norwegian Jade
PORTS OF CALL EMBARK New York;
Halifax (Nova Scotia); Quebec City (Quebec); Charlottetown (Prince Edward Island); Sydney (Nova Scotia);
DISEMBARK New York;
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Chateau Frontenac is one of Quebec City's many cultural gems

10-Day Eastern Canada & Quebec from New York

“Most fun and contemporary ships at sea” - Frommers
SHIP Norwegian Gem
PORTS OF CALL EMBARK New York;
Halifax (Nova Scotia); Quebec City (Quebec); Corner Brook (Newfoundland); Sydney (Nova Scotia);
DISEMBARK New York;

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