Our City

Our City

Welcome Ashore – Come Explore

Halifax welcomes visitors with a hundred thousand smiles and an equal number of historic sites to discover, natural areas to explore, cultural events to revel in, shops to browse, and restaurants to grab a bite in.

Renowned for its steep streets, stunning harbour, and the famous Citadel, which stands guard over the citizens – and the port – Nova Scotia’s capital city is a unique mix of traditional and contemporary. Visitors are embraced by a city with one of the world’s largest natural harbours and linked irrevocably to the sea. With a population of 370,000, Halifax is an ideal blend of big city and down-home hospitality.

Explore a myriad of shore side experiences celebrating our unique cultural heritage & natural beauty. You’ll discover an excursion that suits you perfectly.

The best excursions are available through your cruise line. Contact your cruise line to book any of the adventures below, and much more.

Explore what Halifax has to offer in our Cruise Halifax video!

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