Halifax Now & Then provided by Aberdeen Bus Tours

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A superbly presented tour of Halifax that puts the history and sites of the city into perspective within the context of the natural, cultural and political history of Nova Scotia from 1749. This tour highlights the link between Halifax to the Bay of Fundy, Lunenburg and other areas. See the site of the Halifax Explosion and the sites related to Halifax's connection with the Titanic, including the final resting place of 121 Titanic victims. HIGHLIGHTS: Citadel Hill, Argyle St., Grand Parade, Province House, Lieutenant Governor's House, Old Burying Ground, St Mary's Basilica, Georgian to Victoria architecture of "Olde" Halifax north and south, Spring Garden Road & Public Gardens, Halifax explosion site & memorial, Hydrostone National Historic District, Titanic burial sites & graves
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Additional Info
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
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For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Captiandel wrote a review Nov 2019
Kansas4 contributions1 helpful vote
We booked our 3 hour tour of the Halifax and the surrounding area with Johnathan Duru of Aberdeen Tours and it was a highlight of our visit to the area. Johnathan was very knowledgeable about the area and had plenty of insight to add regarding the local history and culture. We
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Date of experience: October 2019
Response from AberdeenBusTours, Owner at Halifax Now & Then
Responded 13 Aug 2020
How can I forget you and your friends? Friends are gifts you give yourself and I am proud to have shown you around. I will look forward to seeing you again in the future. Thank You for your kindness.
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By: Aberdeen Bus Tours
Beautiful Town
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Very meaningful place
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Malone Bay is a perfect picture at any season especially at Christmas
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Rainy Day
Unfortunately our one day was pouring rain. My first reaction was disappointment but then we found a lovely restau
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Memorable trip to Peggy's Cove & Halifax
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Five star plus tour
An immediate response to our initial enquiry boded well and we weren`t disappointed. Jonathan was a wonderful ambas
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Fabulous Tour Company
Coming off the Princess Cruise ship and a group of 17 people- I started reading Trip Advisor and found Jonathan Dur
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Michael J
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Very picturesque but also very crowded in mid-October. Parking by car was difficult on a Sunday afternoon. The land
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Enjoyable and informative tour
Jonathan was wonderful, he had so much information and you can tell he enjoys what he does. Halifax and Peggy's Co
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Linda C
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My Cabot Trail tour was canceled. Please refund me $287.50. This was not because we didn't want to go, there were
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Put all your trust in Jonathan!
My wife and I booked our first trip to Halifax over the summer without much prep other than a few targets on our li
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  • Halifax Waterfront Boardwalk, Halifax Public Gardens, and 1 more
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Languages Offered: language_english_ffffe66c
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