Halifax Travel Guide
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Halifax Travel Guide
Where is Halifax?
Nothing puts you in the mood for adventure more than researching your next dream destination. So, are you ready to learn a little more about Halifax?
This popular city is the capital of Nova Scotia. It is located 590 miles to the east of Ottawa, the nation's capital.
With plenty of things to see and do in this area of Nova Scotia, it's not hard to see why 110,000 locals choose to call it home.
Places to Visit in Halifax
Dive headfirst into your sightseeing adventure by spending a couple of hours at Halifax Citadel. All year round, travelers head to Halifax to lay eyes on this first-rate sight.A prominent tourist sight in the area is Public Gardens Park. Be sure to put aside a couple of hours to see it.Learn all about Earth's natural history at Museum of Natural History, a great place to take the whole family. Like some more options? Neptune Theatre is an important component of the area's lively cultural landscape. You will have an entertaining night of theater here as well as experience the local performing arts scene. But wait, there's more! The notion of visiting a burial ground as a tourist site may sound a little ghoulish, but the cultural and historical value of Fairview Lawn Cemetery draws many travelers.
Car Rentals in Halifax
Explore the region when and how you want by checking out car rentals in Halifax with Orbitz. Start your engines and strap on your seatbelt — it's time to hit the road!
Landing in Stanfield International Airport? Once you're off the tarmac, you can collect a car right at the terminal. Dollar Rent A Car and Budget are both a short distance from the arrivals gate.
Consider renting a ride from Enterprise at Scotia Square Mall-Suite 0110. They are right in the heart of the city. Avis at 1717 Grafton St is another place to look into.
Where to stay in Halifax – Hotel Accommodation
Start planning your escape soon! Orbitz has 58 hotels in Halifax
. Snap up the perfect room and get ready to explore Nova Scotia's capital!The Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel
is one of our favorite top-quality hotels. If that's not quite up your alley, consider the Prince George Hotel
, another brilliant choice. If you're traveling on a budget, we recommend the Comfort Inn
and the Comfort Inn Dartmouth
.Book a hotel close to Halifax Citadel and you'll be able to soak up its grandeur any time of day! The Residence Inn by Marriott Halifax Downtown
is an inviting option as it's just 0.4 miles away. If you'd rather something else, why not have a look at the Homewood Suites by Hilton Halifax-Downtown
? It's 0.2 miles away.
Nearest Airports to Halifax
Airports. They can be a bit of a hassle, but traveling would definitely be a lot harder without them! The closest to Halifax is Stanfield International Airport (YHZ). It's located 17 miles from the downtown area.
Popular Places to Visit Near Halifax
Seen all there is to see in Halifax already? Don't panic! Prospect
is just 16 miles away and has plenty of activities on offer. Peggy's Point Lighthouse should be at the top of your list. The Granite Springs Golf Club and Terence Bay Lighthouse are worthwhile attractions too. If this doesn't appeal, try Tantallon
. Just 16 miles away, this destination features more noteworthy attractions like Cleveland Beach Provincial Park, Lewis Lake Provincial Park and Saint Margarets Bay Look Off Park. Spend a day or two here to visit them all!
No Cancellation Fees
Plans can change quickly, which is why we won't request a fee if you need to alter or cancel your booking.^ However, it might be sensible to check if your chosen airline and hotel have a similar policy.