Halifax & Peggys Cove & Coastal Walks - 6.5 hours - $325 for minivan and tour operator
Tours are private and are priced per vehicle. Tour does not include an eat-in meal opportunity.
Halifax - 1 hour
Tour includes a stop at a cemetery with a major Titanic tragedy connection, plus Historic Downtown Halifax.
Peggys Cove - 3.5 hours
At the entrance to St. Margaret's Bay is the village of Peggys Cove. It is a working fishery village, a famous tourist attraction, and one of the most photographed locations in Canada.
At Peggys Point there has been a lighthouse since 1868. The present lighthouse was built in 1914.
A famous resident of Peggys Cove was William de Garthe, an artist and sculptor. He created a 30m/100' carving in the granite out-crop in his yard that took six years and depicts the fishery and the legendary Peggy-of-the-Cove.
Nearby is a memorial to the deaths from an airline tragedy in 1998 in which all 229 passengers and crew died.
Peggys Cove is seventy five minutes travel from Halifax. Time at Peggys Cove is approximately sixty minutes. While at Peggys Cove you will have time on your own and we may visit some other points on interest (time permitting).
Coastal Walks - 2 hours
Coastal Walks includes two difficult walks on irregular terrain next to the ocean. Walking (or hiking) footwear is recommended.
- Polly Cove
- Cranberry Cove
Coastal Walks - Health Resrictions
- Not recommended for travellers with mobility challenges
- Not recommended for travellers over the age of sixty
- Not recommended for travellers with back problems
- Not recommended for travellers who are expectant mothers
- Not recommended for travellers with serious medical conditions
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