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Nova Scotia Cruise Ports Preparing for Growth

February 2, 2023, Halifax, Nova Scotia – With over 300 expected vessel calls across the province, cruise in Nova Scotia is returning to growth. Nova Scotia is a place that people love to visit thanks to the natural beauty of our coastal province, authentic experiences, and the legendary hospitality of

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PORT OF HALIFAX CONCLUDES A STRONG RECOVERY YEAR FOR THE CRUISE INDUSTRY

November 14, 2022, Halifax, Nova Scotia – It was a strong rebuilding year for the cruise industry. The 2022 cruise season for the Port of Halifax began on April 26 and ended on November 5. The Port of Halifax welcomed approximately 234,000 passengers on 148 vessel calls, 17 of which

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Cruise industry in Halifax preparing for strong recovery

March 1, 2022, Halifax, Nova Scotia – The 2022 cruise season in Halifax will start on April 26 with the arrival of Norwegian Getaway, a Norwegian Cruise Line vessel and Ocean Navigator, an American Queen Steamboat Co. vessel. The season will run until November 5, 2022. “We are starting the

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Port of Halifax excited for the return of cruise vessels in 2022

July 15, 2021, Halifax, NS – Cruise vessels are returning to the Port of Halifax in 2022. The Halifax Port Authority would like to recognize Transport Canada and the Public Health Agency of Canada for taking the steps necessary to allow the resumption of the cruise industry. “This is excellent

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Cruise Season Suspended in 2021

February 4, 2021, Halifax, NS – The cruise season in Canada has been suspended in 2021 due to COVID-19. The Government of Canada continues to monitor the evolving COVID-19 pandemic and the impact it is having on the marine and tourism sectors. Keeping Canadians and transportation workers safe and healthy

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