DURATION - 5 Hours 

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Discover the Halifax connection to the Titanic & visit the Fairview Lawn cemetery, (Titanic Graveyard site), enjoy a local fishing village with your Private Tour from Halifax. Learn various historical facts of Halifax including the 1917 Halifax Explosion. Experience amazing views from high above as you travel across one of the two bridges connecting to Halifax to Dartmouth, traveling to Eastern Passage and Fisherman's Cove.

Our tour begins with a glimpse into the history of Halifax and connection to the Titanic as we take you to the Fairview Lawn Cemetery where many of the victims from the sinking of the Titanic are buried. We will talk about the Halifax Explosion of 1917 and how it changed the cities of both Halifax and Dartmouth.  

Your private tour continues as we travel across one of the two bridges to the Dartmouth area and on to Fisherman's Cove, located in Eastern Passage. We will tour some local sites including a boardwalk which crosses a pond and leads you to the incredible ocean . . keep an eye out for the local Moose that is known to be in the area of the Silver Sands Beach.

Fisherman's Cove is both frozen in time and constantly evolving.   A wonderfully quaint, restored 200 year-old fishing community that is still active, it is also home to a unique collection of colourful gift shops, museums and art galleries, delicious restaurants, coffee and bake shops, and ice-cream canteens. Enjoy the shops, get up close to the fishing boats, learn about the fishing and lobster traps.

Max seating is six guests based on typical sized adults/children. The number of passengers would be reduced for over-sized/taller passengers to ensure comfort & accessibility.  See FAQ for more details.

A Perfect Tour for a Cruise Shore Excursion or Day Trip. 

  • DURATION 5 Hours
  • COST $550 CND; approx. $400 USD,  includes local Tax (15%)   
  • Pricing is ’per tour‘ not ‘per person‘ and are in invoiced in Canadian Funds
  • Max. of 6 passengers & all tours are PRIVATE which means we do not fill seats
  • No other group/persons will be joining your tour. 
  • Contact me to customized this tour !

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Itinerary Outline

Your Private Tour is flexible based on your interests and wishes.

  • P/U Cruise Ship Port; Hotel or other location
  • Local history, Halifax Explosion of 1917, Halifax's Titanic Connection
  • Fairview Lawn Cemetery Titanic Graveyard Site; 121 Graves
  • Fisherman's Cove area, discover local sites away from any touristy crowds
  • Explore the shops/eateries where you will find delicious food, Maritime crafts, local paintings, unique folk art & souvenirs
  • Grab a bite on the go or a sit down meal to enjoy the tastes of Nova Scotia
  • Enjoy the scenery on our return with highlights & maybe a quiz !

Other options based on guest interests, time permitting:

  • Mount Olivet RC Cemetery, 19 Graves
  • Fort Needham Memorial Park (Halifax Explosion)
  • Citadel Hill (a favorite place to stop for pictures of Halifax City
  • Cole Harbour, Home of Pittsburgh Penguins Sidney Crosby "Sid the Kid"

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Gratuities are not included and are never expected but always appreciated.

Tour Vehicle  

  • Dodge Grand Caravan
  • Clean, Comfortable & Sanitized
  • Air-conditioned
  • USB Ports for phones/tablets
  • Free WiFi on board
  • Booster seat available upon request *
  • Seating arrangement – up to 6 persons - 1 in the front passenger, 2 in middle bucket seats, up to 3 in the rear bench seat. Max seating based on typical sized adults/children. The number of passengers would be reduced for over-sized/taller passengers to ensure comfort & accessibility.
  • Commercially inspected and licensed as per the requirements of the Motor Carrier Licensing & the Nova Scotia Utility and Review Board.
  • Commercial Licensing & Insurance to operate in Nova Scotia and Interprovincially to Prince Edward Island & New Brunswick

All tours are senior and kid friendly ... However, please note the following:

  • Kid Friendly -  Please advise if a booster seat is required and we can provide.
  • I am unable to accommodate child/baby car seats in the vehicle. 
  • Please advise of any mobility issues and if a guest has a walker, so I can ensure room the day of the tour.  I don't always have room for folding walkers. (I usually have cleaning suppliers and a cooler onboard)  I have very limited space for storage. But can fold down back seat if only a group of 4. Contact me with any questions at all. Ty 
  • Wheel Chair -  I am generally not able to accommodate wheel chairs or motorized scooters due to available space. Having said that I have accepted some in the past on a case by case bases. Guests must be able to enter and exit the vehicle safely unassisted. This combined with a lower number of guests to accommodate space requirements.  (ie. Room in back or folded down back seat)   Please contact me before booking if this is a request.   Showing up for a tour without advising of a wheel chair or mobility scooter may result in delaying the tour or cancellation     due to lack of space/preparation.
  • Thank you for your understanding.

Other Information

  • All Nova Scotia Health & Safety protocols are followed to ensure a safe experience including cleaning/sanitation of vehicle before and during tour.
  • Hand sanitizer and extra masks are available for our guests who wish to wear them.
  •  As of March 21, 2022 Nova Scotia has lifted all restrictions including mask mandates, other than in Hospital settings.
  • More information on COVID 19 Protocols