Top Tours in Halifax!

Browse through our comprehensive list of Halifax's TOP Tours!


Guided Tours

Atlantic Tours
Whether you are looking for a private tour, a step on guide, a shore excursion, an overnight getaway or a multi-day vacation, Atlantic Tours can help! As Atlantic Canada’s largest tour operator with over 40 years in business, Atlantic Tours will provide personalized service that will enhance your visit to Nova Scotia’s capital

Blue Diamond Tours
Blue Diamond offers a unique, personalized service creating tailored trips for visitors to the Maritimes. They will work with you to create your memorable Maritime experience!

Coastal Island Tours
During a 1.5 hour tour, you will travel approximately 5 km around the coastal islands enjoying breathtaking views of cliffs, beaches, coves, and sea shanties. You will experience marine life such as osprey, eagles, seals, porpoise, and sometimes even whales!

Ghost Walk of Historic Halifax
Learn all about the eerie tales, little known facts, intriguing stories of haunted building and troubled spirits in Halifax with Tattle Tours! 

Go North Tours
As a leader in guided wine tours in Nova Scotia with daily departures from Halifax and Wolfville from May to November, Go North Tours offers unique itineraries that include wine tastings, gourmet food and accommodations!

Halifax Big Pink Hop On Hop Off Tour
BIG Pink Sightseeing, is not your average sightseeing tour! Guests on board our Hop-On Hop-Off tour will not only be delighted by local sights and entertained by our knowledgeable tour guides they will also be supporting Breast Cancer research around the world!

Halifax Citadel Ghost Tour
Climb to the top of The Halifax Citadel National Historic Site and meet your historically costumed guide on the drawbridge at the main gate.  For 70 minutes, you'll be led by candlelight through tunnels, prison cells, and restricted areas of Canada's most haunted historic site, to hear true accounts of unexplained events in their actual locations.

Halifax Free Walking Tours
These tours are a by-donation informative and engaging pedestrian tour of Downtown Halifax, and last approximately one and a half hours!

Halifax Taxi Tours
Allow Halifax Taxi Tours to be your guide to you or your group during your visit to Halifax! Their goal is to make your visit an enjoyable and memorable experience! 

Halifax Titanic Historical Tours
Halifax Titanic Historical Tours are ALL about Halifax's Remarkable History including Titanic and Halifax Explosion Sites and the Stories and Miracle's of these Two Historic Tragedies.

Halifax Tour Guys
Let them come to you! The Halifax Tour Guys will pick you up at the Halifax Cruise Ship terminal, any hotel in the provice, The Halifax Airport or even the Yarmouth Ferry for a wonderful tour of Halifax and beyond!

Halifax Rickshaw Tours
Halifax Rickshaw Tours offer fun, private, and customizable tours of downtown Halifax, Nova Scotia. We also offer exciting rides and add unique entertainment to any event.

Open Top Tours
Open Top Tours provides visitors an unique and intimate way to enjoy Nova Scotia in 4 X 4 Jeeps. Enjoy a day tour and excursion to visit local fishing villages, taste our amazing wines or simply relax on our spectacular beaches.

TayMac Tours Limited
Specializing in Custom Group Tours, Self Drive Tours, Educational Tours, and Shore Excursions, this tour company are experts in all of Atlantic Canada!


Culinary and Drink 

Alexander Keith's Brewery Tour
Take our one-of-a kind, award-winning theatrical tour of Alexander Keith's original Brewery!  Mr. Keith’s guests are  hosted by actors portraying citizens of 1863 Halifax. Experience a “Real Nova Scotia Good Time” with songs, stories, and - of course - our fine variety of Mr. Keith's ales. 

Grape Escapes Nova Scotia Wine Tours
Grape Escapes Nova Scotia Wine Tours provides a variety of day tours to Nova Scotia’s wine country. Sip and savour your way through wineries and vineyards that show off Nova Scotia's cool climate ‘terroir’ and leave the driving to them!

Halifax Distilling Co Tour
Learn all about the distilling process, immerse yourself in the history and legacy of the Shore family distillers, Maritime rum running history, and the story of women distillers!

Local Tasting Tours
Experience affordable, entertaining food and walking tours are a terrific way to check out Halifax’s culinary delights while learning about the city and its people. 

Taste Halifax Food Tours
Taste Halifax offers chauffeured food tours around the city of Halifax. These tasty tours visit local culinary hot spots for scrumptious food, beer and wine.

Uncork Nova Scotia by Go North Tours
Uncork Nova Scotia specializes in guided public and private wine tours from Halifax, Windsor and Wolfville from May to November as well as special group wine tours like our fun bachelorette party wine tours!


Outdoor Adventure

Great E.A.R.T.H. Expeditions
This eco-tourism and adventure tour company provides superior service and comfort from beginning to end. No need to waste your day planning, let Nova Scotia's best adventure travel operator do everything for you!

I Heart Bikes
Get to know Halifax by bike! Whether it is introducing you to riding a bike for the first time or helping you pick the perfect route for exploring Halifax, I Heart Bikes wants to help make your experience touring Halifax fun and memorable!

Segway Nova Scotia
See the spectacular Halifax Waterfront by Segway. Take a tour along the boardwalk stretching from the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic to the Seaport District.

Picture Perfect Tours
Get a tour from local Halifax photographers who will guide you on a unique photo experience of our beautiful Maritime city. See local-favourite vantage points and secret photo spots while learning tips, tricks and apps to make the most of your camera or images.

McNab's Island Tours
Enjoy this unique harbour tour of the three islands (McNabs Island, Lawlors Island, and Devils Island) located in the outer reaches of Halifax Harbour!

Murphys The Cable Wharf-Whale Watching
Delight in the opportunity to see species of minke whale, fin whale, dolphin, seals, tuna, sunfish, and a variety of seabirds.  The crew will pull a lobster trap and teach you how to handle a lobster, snapping claws and all, and explain just how these intriguing crustaceans live and thrive.  Also, you'll get a chance to feed the birds - they always look forward to our visits!


Family Tours 

Harbour Hopper Tours
All aboard Atlantic Canada's most popular tour - an amphibious adventure that shows you the best of Halifax by land and sea!

Theodore Too Tugboat
Designed with children in mind, Theodore Tugboat’s Big Harbour Tour informs and entertains, bringing the sights and sounds of an actual working harbour to life.

Pirate Cruise aboard the Tall Ship Silva
Designed with children in mind, Theodore Tugboat’s Big Harbour Tour informs and entertains, bringing the sights and sounds of an actual working harbour to life.

Morning Family Fun aboard the JFarwell
Each passenger aboard the J Farwell will be actively involved in the sailing process learning about gybing, tacking, setting the course, turning the winches, and becoming a full crew member.