When Nova Scotia’s landscape turns from lush shades of green to brilliant shades of red, orange and gold, it’s the perfect time to get out and explore.
From fall festivals and farmers’ markets to hikes with picture perfect look-offs and picture perfect towns, like Baddeck, Lunenburg, and Mahone Bay (pictured here), read on and discover plenty of ideas of how you can experience Fall in Nova Scotia.
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Everyone knows that Nova Scotia is world-famous for our lobster and that it is a must-try while visiting. From a traditional lobster dinner to a beach side lobster boil to lobster rolls, creamed lobster, lobster poutine and even lobster beer, Nova Scotia can quell your lobster cravings.
But, did you know about the other delicious foods worth trying during your visit? Here are ten for you to chew on.
Nova Scotia's Bay of Fundy, home of the highest tides in the world, provides a wide array of outdoor activities for every skill and ability level. From a leisurely walk along the ocean floor to an invigorating kayak trip along the rugged but picturesque shoreline, the Bay of Fundy offers adventures for all comfort levels.
Did you know Nova Scotia offers exceptional and diverse kayaking you won’t find anywhere else?
Paddle through narrow passageways, past rocky islands with basking seals, or alongside sheer cliffs with soaring sea birds. Meet local fishers and chefs, savour delicious seafood and Nova Scotian wine, falling asleep under the stars! These exclusive kayaking experiences will keep you coming back for more!
Like many worthy travel adventures, a trip to the indulgent Fox Harb’r Resort begins by taking the road l
With Nova Scotia’s extraordinary coastline dotted with hikes revealing ocean vistas and panoramic views - it’s no surprise that hiking is one of the top outdoor activities here.
Gathering ideas of things to do on your next visit to Nova Scotia? From sunset hikes and dining on the ocean floor at low tide to digging for Canada's oldest dinosaurs and firing a rifle dressed as a soldier in 1869, we've pulled together 12 uniquely Nova Scotia adventures to kickstart your trip planning.
Looking for even more ideas? Explore our Nova Scotia Experiences for more ideas and opportunities to make your vacation your best yet.
When planning your visit to Nova Scotia, be sure to include a visit to Nova Scotia’s outstanding wineries! Looking for an easy way to explore all the wineries? Hop on the Good Cheer Trail, Canada's first winery, craft brewery, cidery and distillery trail, that will lead you to spectacular, award-winning wineries across Nova Scotia. Be sure to pick up your Good Cheer Trail passport and collect a stamp at 10 or more stops along the trail to get an official Good Cheer Trail t-shirt.
Nova Scotia is quickly becoming known as the wine capital of Atlantic Canada. Don’t miss visiting these fantastic sites and more on your next trip to Nova Scotia!
Hungry for a unique Nova Scotia dining experience that appeals to more than just your taste buds? Discover Nova Scotia’s incredible local food scene in every corner of the province from Taste of Nova Scotia member restaurants and Farmers’ Markets to participating in a one of a kind culinary experience that combines local award winning wines, spirits, craft beers and ciders with amazing local fare prepared by celebrated chefs… some taking place in incredible and unexpected locations.
Here are 11 Nova Scotia dining experiences that are sure to whet your appetite.