Welcome to Halifax

Named one of the Top 10 Global DESTINATIONS ON THE RISE in TripAdvisor's 2018 Travelers' Choice Awards - come find out why everyone's talking about Halifax.


Handpicked Halifax Experiences

Introducing a new way to experience Halifax: authentic, unique, totally awesome experiences.

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Discover Dartmouth

Downtown Dartmouth

Funky, vibrant, UNlike anywhere else.

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July 18-28

Halifax Pride Festival

Celebrate PRIDE in Halifax, July 18-28!

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July 31-August 5

Halifax Busker Festival

July 31-August 5 on the Halifax Waterfront

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Handpicked Attraction Experiences

A new way to experience signature attractions

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Travel Guide

The Ultimate Guide to Halifax

The perfect tool to plan your trip.

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Time fries when you're exploring

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Jul 23 - Aug 25
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Jul 31 - Aug 5
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Aug 2 - 5
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Things to Do

Discover all the things to do in Halifax and find out what makes it a truly unique destination.


Plan Your Trip

We are your online resource for exploring all things Halifax - but it definitely doesn’t hurt to plan ahead when you decide to make the trip here!

Handpicked Halifax Experiences

Introducing a new way to experience Halifax.

Getting Here & Around

Find out all ways to get to and around Halifax during your next vacation!

Explore the Regions

Discover everything each region is known for, and decide where you want to spend your vacation!

Download the 2019 Visitor Guide

View the Official 2019 Halifax Highlights Visitor Guide!