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Peggy's Cove Lighthouse

Peggy's Point Road, Peggy's Cove, Nova Scotia, Canada
+1 902-830-9961
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“on the rocks” (217 reviews)
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“fishing village” (123 reviews)
Peggy's Point Road, Peggy's Cove, Nova Scotia, Canada
+1 902-830-9961
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Reviewed yesterday

Just a somewhat magical place where you get a sense of just how big this planet is when you see all the ocean surrounding you. Beautiful setting.

Thank Bob W
Reviewed yesterday

This is just a tourist trap! Peggy's Cove is a very small, but picturesque spot on the the Atlantic coast of Nova Scotia. Unfortunately, it is overrun with tourists and tour buses. Whatever charm it may have is obliterated by the mobs of people. It...More

1  Thank crordway
Reviewed 2 days ago

Great area to see. Small but worth seeing and taking time to explore and relax and breathe in the ocean air.

Thank Treena T
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A must see. We got there at 8:30 am on a weekday and it wasn't so crowded. It got very busy by noon.

Thank Rob L
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I was not looking forward to Peggy's cove as I expected a big tourist attraction with tourists everywhere so u can imagine my surprise when I arrived to this small village virtually unchanged. Peggy's cove was a real treat and must see if you are...More

Thank Troy S
Reviewed 2 days ago

I had visited here as a young teen so it was a must to return now around 50 years later. It was more crowded now, but just as pretty as I remembered. Unfortunately it was lightly raining so I didn't get to visit all the...More

Thank ilovecalculustoo
Reviewed 2 days ago

The experience of driving to Peggy's Cove from Halifax is already breathtaking! It was a journey through country roads with lots of scenery and history. On the way, I stopped by the memorial for the Swiss Air crash victims; paid my respects there and had...More

Thank mieckers
Reviewed 2 days ago

I have to admit I was a little underwhelmed. I had built up Peggy's Cove in my mind to be something more than it was. The lighthouse is pretty standard. Saw many in Nova Scotia and PEI that were better. The setting on the rocks...More

1  Thank chunk1974
Reviewed 2 days ago

Going out to Peggys cove, no matter the season is always a treat. It is so picturesque , this nautical landscape. The shop/restaurant on top of the rock is a cool place to check out the gimmick-ey souvenirs. It is always so funny to see...More

Thank bex_vtm
Reviewed 3 days ago

Either head for Peggy's Cove EARLY on a nice day or plan it for after your day in Lunenburg. If you end up there between 11-2 you will have hoards of buses and like minded folks who also want to see Peggy's Cove. Parking is...More

Thank SDPadres
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9 August 2017|
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Response from Sarah A | Reviewed this property |
It is free for the lighthouse no fee
Marilyn K
4 August 2017|
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Response from Clao74 | Reviewed this property |
No it's not.
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1 May 2017|
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Response from KennO555 | Reviewed this property |
Access to the rocky shoreline around the lighthouse is always open. Most of the restaurants and shops should also be open in September.