Nova Scotia, the gateway to Atlantic Canada and only 6 hours away from the UK, is home to stunning natural beauty, diverse cultures, rich heritage, and warm, friendly people. The Cabot Trail, one of the world’s top scenic drives, to the Bay of Fundy, recorded to have the highest tides in the world, discover for yourself what makes our province so very unique and an emerging destination.
About the size of Scotland, and home to just under a million people, Nova Scotia is very much a road trip destination. With spectacular coastal and inland driving routes, it’s easy to get around and the journey is very much part of the holiday experience. Road distances are relatively short and you will find that the landscape and culture change dramatically from one town to the next. Nova Scotia is rich in history and boasts 5 UNESCO sites; being surrounded by the sea it is the perfect destination for all water pursuits such as sailing, whale watching, kayaking and much more. Visitors to Nova Scotia can also go river rafting on the highest tides in the world, try glamping under the stars while listening to traditional music, or learn from locals on a guided hike or paddle.