We’re on the edge of North America, and in the centre of it all.
Experience our famous Maritime hospitality in a thriving, cosmopolitan city. Outdoor adventure, scenic beaches, wineries, golf and much more — all less than an hour away.
Just 100 steps to the ocean
Nova Scotia comes together in Halifax. We’re a small seaside city with a big city feel, and a vibrant province that’s steeped in rich history.
Here, downtown to out-of-town is a remarkably quick journey. You’ll find our award-winning musicians playing free outdoor shows and the five-star restaurant chefs shopping at the local farmer’s market.
It’s easy to find a Nova Scotian adventure in your unplanned moments.
Things to Do
Take time to take in our people, our city, and our province while you’re here.
What to Eat
From gourmet food trucks to incredible fine dining, experience food at its best.
It’s easy to get here and start exploring. And when you take off, a part of Nova Scotia goes with you.
Only 30 minutes from downtown, the award-winning Halifax Stanfield International Airport connects you to the world, simply and directly.
VIA Rail Canada can take you to Montreal in just one night, and you’ll travel hundreds of kilometres while you sleep in comfort.