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Halifax Boardwalk and Seaport: Smartphone Audio Tour

Halifax Boardwalk and Seaport: Smartphone Audio Tour

Activity provider: Tripvia Tours

From US$ 5.45 per person

Experience the Halifax waterfront with a smartphone audio walking tour. Learn about statues, museums, markets, historic sites and activities while enjoying the sea air and ships passing by.

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Audio guide included
Wheelchair accessible


  • Explore the Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21, the 40,000 sq foot Discovery Centre and the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic.
  • Admire the statues and monuments of Samuel Cunard, Women Volunteers and Emigrants, and the giant blue Wave Sculpture.
  • Hear the maritime stories of Georges Island National Historic Site, the Stocks at the Privateers Wharf and Warehouse
  • Tour the Halifax Seaport Farmer's Market, the Halifax Boardwalk, the Cabling Wharf, and the Dockyard Clock.
  • Take a break at the Hammocks
Full description

Discover the Port of Halifax with this smartphone tour. Find historical sites and artifacts from as early as the 1700’s on this 1.5 kilometer route. Be transported to when privateers grew rich off their daring escapades at sea on this informative tour.

Follow the development of this area through the ages as this boisterous port of call grew into a vibrant, modern city. Start at Pier 21 where so many immigrants first stepped foot in Canada to begin new lives.

Stroll past monuments, statues, and sculptures honoring those who helped make Halifax the city it is today. Walk along the one of the longest boardwalks in the world at your own pace. Save your data with an offline tour.

Visit marine museums and walk on the deck of an Edwardian steamship the CSS Acadian. From late June to October the HMCS Sackville, Canada’s oldest warship welcomes visitors on board. Finish at the Market Mall where you can do some shopping.

  • Downloadable app for Android and Apple
  • Lifetime tour access
  • Fun Trivia Challenge
  • Hands-free audio
  • Device to use the app on
  • Headphones
  • Attraction tickets
  • Live guide
  • Food or drink
  • Hotel pickup/drop-off

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Meeting point

This is the starting point for the tour is at Pier 22 Pavillion. There is no meeting point for this tour, as there is no live guide.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Charged Smartphone

Know before you go

  • You will need Wi-Fi or a good mobile signal to access and download the app
  • No signal is required once the app is downloaded, so you do not need to use your data
  • Although you'll book for a specific day, the tour is available anytime after your booking confirmation
  • The number of people you select is the number of devices you can download the tour to

Product ID: 407187