22 days in Sydney & Halifax Itinerary

22 days in Sydney & Halifax Itinerary

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22 days in Sydney & Halifax Itinerary

Start: Zurich
Fly:  20​h 45​min
1
Sydney
— 11 nights
Fly + bus:  2​h 30​min
2
Halifax
— 8 nights
Fly:  12​h 15​min
End: Zurich

11
nights
Sydney

Sydney ©
Sydney is a population centre and former city in Nova Scotia, Canada. Venture out of the city with trips to Ingonish (Cape Breton Highlands National Park, Middle Head Trail, & more), Hall of the Clans (in Englishtown) and Louisbourg (Fortress of Louisbourg National Historic Site & Louisbourg Lighthouse). There's still lots to do: take an in-depth tour of Alexander Graham Bell National Historic Site, tour the pleasant surroundings at Skyline Trail, steep yourself in history at Highland Village, and make a trip to The Big Fiddle.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Sydney attractions planner.

Zurich, Switzerland to Sydney is an approximately 21-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central European Time to Atlantic Standard Time, which is usually a -5 hour difference. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in September, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can travel to Halifax.

Things to do in Sydney

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Historic Sites

Side Trips

Baddeck, Ingonish, Margaree Valley, Louisbourg, Hall of the Clans
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8
nights
Halifax

Halifax ©
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Lawrencetown Beach (in East Lawrencetown), Peggy's Cove (Peggy's Cove Lighthouse & Swissair Flight 111 Memorial) and Lunenburg (St. John's Anglican Church & Fisheries Museum of the Atlantic). Next up on the itinerary: admire the natural beauty at Halifax Public Gardens, get great views at Halifax Citadel National Historic Site of Canada, browse the collection at Halifax Central Library, and take an in-depth tour of Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21.

To see ratings, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Halifax travel planner .

Do a combination of flight and bus from Sydney to Halifax in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Halifax can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Halifax

#Historic Sites, #Museums, #Parks

Side Trips

Lunenburg, Peggy's Cove, Lawrencetown Beach, Sullivan's Pond, Trecothic Creek & Windsor Railway
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Halifax Public Gardens ©
Halifax Public Gardens
Maritime Museum of the Atlantic ©
Maritime Museum of the Atlantic

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