14 days in Nova Scotia Itinerary

14 days in Nova Scotia Itinerary

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Fly to Halifax / Stanfield International Airport, Drive to Lunenburg
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Lunenburg
— 4 nights
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Baddeck, Cape Breton Island
— 3 nights
Fly
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Halifax
— 5 nights
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Lunenburg

— 4 nights
An hour's drive from Halifax's international airport, Luneburg boasts both colorful buildings and a colorful history, as well as status as a World Heritage Site.
Get out of town with these interesting Lunenburg side-trips: Chester (Chester Playhouse & Graves Island Provincial Park), Pine Grove Park (in Milton) and Shelburne (Ross-Thomson House Museum, Shelburne's Museums By The Sea, &more). There's still lots to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. John's Anglican Church, experience rural life at Terra Beata Cranberries, explore the different monuments and memorials at Old Burial Ground, and stop by Lexicon Books.

To see traveler tips, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read Lunenburg online trip itinerary builder.

Ahmedabad, India to Lunenburg is an approximately 26-hour combination of flight and car. You'll gain 9.5 hours traveling from Ahmedabad to Lunenburg due to the time zone difference. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Ahmedabad in November: high temperatures in Lunenburg hover around 10°C and lows are around 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can drive to Baddeck.

Things to do in Lunenburg

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Shopping

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Baddeck, Cape Breton Island

— 3 nights
For most visitors on holiday in Baddeck, the town represents the beginning and the end of the world-famous Cabot Trail, a scenic roadway looping around the northern tip of Cape Breton Island.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Baddeck: Cape Breton Highlands National Park (in Ingonish) and Glace Bay (Glace Bay Heritage Museum & Cape Breton Miners' Museum). There's lots more to do: hit the slopes at Ski Tuonela, get engrossed in the history at Alexander Graham Bell National Historic Site, and take a memorable drive along Cabot Trail.

To find ratings, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Baddeck trip itinerary website.

Traveling by car from Lunenburg to Baddeck takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Lunenburg in November, expect Baddeck to be little chillier, temps between 3°C and -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) to allow enough time to fly to Halifax.

Things to do in Baddeck

Parks · Museums · Nature · Outdoors

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Halifax

— 5 nights
The largest city on Canada's eastern coastline, Halifax boast a rich maritime history and occupies a strategically important location with one of the world's greatest natural harbors.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Halifax: Peggy's Cove (Peggy's Cove Lighthouse & Amos Pewter). And it doesn't end there: get engrossed in the history at Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21, learn about all things military at Halifax Citadel National Historic Site, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Alexander Keith's Brewery, and see the interesting displays at Maritime Museum of the Atlantic.

To see maps, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Halifax trip planner.

You can fly from Baddeck to Halifax in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect a daytime high around 6°C in November, and nighttime lows around -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Sun) to allow time for the flight back home.

Things to do in Halifax

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Nova Scotia travel guide

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Military Museums · History Museums · Gardens
Small in terms of land area, Nova Scotia nevertheless encompasses nearly 3,800 islands floating in the Atlantic just off Canada's mainland. A vacation in Nova Scotia is understandably an ocean-based experienced, allowing you to stay within 60 km (40 mi) of the water no matter where you choose to base your adventure. Stay near the ocean, and you'll find mostly lighthouses and small settlements living off lobster fishing. Drive or cycle inland, and the landscape changes dramatically, with pretty orchards and photogenic highlands dominating the geography everywhere you look. For urban amenities during your Nova Scotia holiday, look no farther than provincial capital Halifax, offering the region's biggest range of shopping, dining, and entertainment options.