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Halifax Boardwalk & Seaport GPS-Guided Audio Walking Tour

Listen to a tour guide through your smartphone as you explore the Halifax Boardwalk & Seaport!

Keep the professional tour guide experience, ditch the crowded tour groups, tight schedules and high prices. Live GPS map shows where you are and where to go next. As you get close, tour guide commentary will automatically play!

On this 2.5 km tour, you'll explore the many tourist attractions, historical buildings, artwork & statues that make up this must-see section of the city.

Highlights include the Halifax Farmers Market, CSS Acadia, Halifax Cabling Wharf, Dockyard Clock & more!

Don't just see the boardwalk, hear what it has to say!

The tour also comes with a fun location based trivia game. After the commentary plays, look at your device and tap your guess at the answer. See your score as you go!

Getting started is easy, just book the tour, download the app and go. Note: the number of travelers you select is the number of devices you can download the tour too.

per adult from

$8

AUD

Duration

45 to 90 minutes

Voucher

Mobile ticket

Select Date and Travellers

No tour options available.

  • What's included :
    • Customer Service via Phone & Email
    • Take as long as you like to complete the tour
    • Lifetime tour access on Tripvia Tours app for Android & iOS
    • Download on WIFI before (no signal required or data used during tour)
    What's excluded :
    • Attraction tickets
    • Headphones (optional - audio will play from device speaker too)
    • Smartphone or tablet
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Pass By: Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21, 1055 Marginal Rd, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 4P7 Canada

    We'll tell you about the place many immigrants from faraway lands first stepped foot in Canada. If you decide to visit, spend as long or as little time here as you like, there are no time limits on the tour.

    Pass By: Halifax Seaport Farmer's Market, 1209 Marginal Rd, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 4P8 Canada

    Visit the oldest continuously open farmers market in all of North America.

    Pass By: Samuel Cunard Statue, Halifax Waterfront Outside the Halifax Seaport Farmers’ Market, Halifax, Nova Scotia Canada

    Learn about Samuel Cunard from the man himself! Ok, well it's our tour guide pretending to be him, but it's still very informative and lots of fun!

    Pass By: Discovery Centre, 1215 Lower Water St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 3S8 Canada

    Discover the Discovery Centre! We'll tell you all about the brand new interactive exhibit. All attractions along the tour are optional. You have the ultimate freedom to visit and pick up the tour right where you left off.

    Pass By: The Emigrant Statue, 1200 Marginal Rd, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 4P8 Canada

    A statue of a man holding a suitcase. There has to be more to it than that, right!? There is! We'll tell you all about it.

    Pass By: Halifax Waterfront Boardwalk, entre le quai Purdys et la rue Salter, Halifax, Nova Scotia Canada

    Learn all about the boardwalk itself from the boutiques to the murals, statues, attractions & more.

    Pass By: Georges Island, Halifax, NS B3J, Canada

    We'll point out a great view of the National Historic Site and tell you all about it! You can even hop on a ferry and visit.

    Pass By: The Way Things Are, Downtown Halifax, Halifax, NS B3J 3Z2, Canada

    No, you're not seeing things.. those light posts are definitely crooked. Well tell you about the inspiration behind the famous sculpture.

    Pass By: The Piazza at Bishop's Landing, Lower Water Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1V1 Canada

    We'll point out the 'Fountain at Bishop's Landing'. A popular cooling off spot, great for a warm summer day.

    Pass By: Halifax Waterfront Boardwalk, entre le quai Purdys et la rue Salter, Halifax, Nova Scotia Canada

    Take in the breathtaking harbour from the comfort of a hammock! We'll show you were to go, and be right there waiting when you wake up from your seaside nap.

    Pass By: Lower Water Street, Lower Water St, Halifax, NS B3J, Canada

    Take a ride on the big wave sculpture at the boardwalk! Don't worry, they have foam padding in case you fall. We'll tell you about why it's there (hint - it's because people have fallen).

    Pass By: HMCS Sackville - Canada's Naval Memorial, 1675 Lower Water St adjacent the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3K 5X5 Canada

    Discover what it was like to be a sailor fighting at sea in World War II! We'll tell you all about the ship and museum. If you want to know more, you can always go in and check it out.

    Pass By: Maritime Museum of the Atlantic, 1675 Lower Water St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1S3 Canada

    We'll show you Canada’s oldest and largest maritime museum where you can sit on a replica of a Titanic deck chair, or follow World War II convoys in the Battle of the Atlantic.

    Pass By: C.S.S. Acadia, Maritime Museum 1675 Lower Water St., Halifax, Nova Scotia Canada

    Hop on board the CSS Acadia, an Edwardian steamship docked at the boardwalk. We'll tell you all about how this beautiful ship is an example of the graceful design that epitomizes the Edwardian Age.

    Pass By: Cable Road, Cable Rd, Halifax, NS B3H 1A1, Canada

    We'll point out the Halifax Cable Wharf, built in 1913 that was once a port for ships laying cable across the Atlantic Ocean and one of the last original structures on the waterfront.

    Pass By: The Dockyard Clock, 5072 George St, Halifax, NS B3J 1M4, Canada

    See Canada’s oldest working clock that's been telling time for over 250 years! The nine-foot pendulum encased in the base is driven by a 250 pound weight.

    Pass By: Halifax Ferry Terminal, Halifax, NS B3J 1M3, Canada

    We'll point out the ferry terminal, where you can snag a ride across the harbour to Dartmouth. You'll learn a bit about the area too!

    Pass By: Halifax Waterfront Boardwalk, entre le quai Purdys et la rue Salter, Halifax, Nova Scotia Canada

    We'll point out the 'Stocks' monument where they punished petty criminals back in the day. You can even jump in and try them our for yourself!

    Pass By: The Lower Deck, 1887 Upper Water St, Halifax, NS B3J 1S9, Canada

    You'll discover that the popular restaurant is located inside what is likely the oldest building on the waterfront!

    Pass By: 1883 Upper Water St, Halifax, NS B3J 1S9, Canada

    We'll tell you all about the Collins Court & Bank Building, part of the Historic Properties section of the boardwalk.

    Pass By: 1869 Upper Water St, Halifax, NS B3J 1S7, Canada

    The tour ends at the Market Mall, a covered walkway home to pretty much everything and anything you could ask for!

  • Departure Point :
    Pier 22 Pavillion, 1031 Marginal Rd, Halifax, NS B3H 4P7, Canada
    Departure Time :
    Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods. Additional Walking Tour 12/18/2020 - 2/6/2022
    Monday - Sunday:12:00 AM - 11:30 PM
    Standard Tour 7/28/2020 - 2/6/2022
    Monday - Sunday:12:00 AM - 11:30 PM
    Return Detail :
    Interhabs Limited, 1869 Upper Water St, Halifax, NS B3J 1S9, Canada
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Stroller accessible
    • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
    • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
    • This is a self-guided tour, so you'll use your own smartphone and headset (option). Please abide by all Nova Scotia public health guidelines with respect to social distancing and mask use.
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English - Written, English - Audio

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

10

Organised by Tripvia Tours

Activity ID: V-214606P22

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