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Peggy's Cove Lighthouse

Peggy's Cove Coastal
1 hour

About This Experience

A trip to Halifax isn’t complete without a visit to the famous Peggy’s Cove Lighthouse, one of the most photographed and visited sites in the country! There is arguably no Nova Scotian landmark more iconic than this world-famous lighthouse.

Peggy’s Cove is one of the most popular tourist spots in Nova Scotia and the lighthouse may be the most photographed in the world.

Did you know: Visitor’s are able to mail their post cards at the Post Office inside the lower level of the lighthouse.


Further reading: Everything You Need to Know About Peggy’s Cove


What to Bring

Warm layers!

What is Provided

Stunning views

Things you should know

Daily Availability:Sunday - Saturday
AmenitiesBe sure to enjoy a delicious bowl of chowder at The Sou’Wester restaurant, or cool down with a homemade ice cream from Dee Dee’s. There are accessible family washrooms on site and plenty of parking.
Dress for the weatherYou can visit Peggy’s Cove year-round, although dressing warmly is recommended regardless of the season – it is usually windy!
Getting therePeggy's Cove and the lighthouse may be reached on Highway 333 from Halifax, or Highway 103 from Halifax to Exit 5 and then Highway 333.
IMPORTANT Safety NoteSteer clear of the dark rocks, as they can be extremely slippery, and the sea is unpredictable!
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