25 pictures will put Nova Scotia on your travel bucket list

25 pictures that will put Nova Scotia on your travel bucket list

Cabot Trail, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia

It’s a near-impossible task to find someone who has visited gorgeous Nova Scotia, Canada and didn’t fall completely in love with it. In fact, there are many stories of people with no links to the province who found themselves booking destination weddings or buying property there, infatuated after just one visit.

Perhaps it’s the laid-back east coast charm, the colourful, historic buildings, spectacular coastal scenery or all those lobster dinners. Whatever it is, the province’s lure is undeniable and these 25 pictures of Nova Scotia are sure to put the province on your travel bucket list.

South Shore

Nova Scotia’s South Shore traces part of the Lighthouse Route, and historic Lunenburg and Mahone Bay draw crowds from around the world, partly thanks to a UNESCO World Heritage Site designation. When it comes to the quintessential spot for Nova Scotia photography, it’s hard to beat this area!

Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, Canada
Lunenburg, Nova Scotia
Queensland Beach, Nova Scotia, Canada
Queensland Beach on Nova Scotia’s South Shore
Fisherman’s Cove

READ MORE: Things to do in Lunenburg and charming Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia

Wolfville

Wolfville is a charming town in the heart of Nova Scotia’s Annapolis Valley, best known for its beautiful main street, quaint B&Bs and fantastic wineries.

Wolfville, Nova Scotia wineries
Wolfville, Nova Scotia wineries

Wolfville, Nova Scotia wineries

READ MORE: Wolfville wineries: The best Annapolis Valley vineyards

Halifax

From walking along the beautiful waterfront to visiting Pier 21 and the Alexander Keith’s brewery, there are plenty of photo-ops and fun things to do in Halifax. Maybe it’s the bustling waterfront that comes alive during the summer months, the energy of young people pouring out of the lively bars along Argyle Street, or the fact that the city is steeped in history at every turn. Or maybe it’s their famous donairs?

Things to do in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Things to do in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Things to do in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Things to do in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
The Bluenose II on display in Halifax
The Halifax skyline as seen from Dartmouth
The Halifax skyline as seen from Dartmouth

READ MORE: Top 10 things to do in Halifax, Nova Scotia

Peggy’s Cove

Peggys Cove lighthouse pictures are iconic, not just in Nova Scotia but arguably as one of Canada’s most famous landmarks.

Peggy's Cove, Nova Scotia, Canada
Peggy's Cove, Nova Scotia, Canada
Peggy's Cove, Nova Scotia, Canada

READ MORE: Peggys Cove, Nova Scotia: More than just a lighthouse

Maitland

You’ll never forget the fun and adrenaline of a day spent tidal bore rafting in Maitland, Nova Scotia which is in Canada’s famous Bay of Fundy.

Tidal bore rafting in Nova Scotia, Canada

READ MORE: Tidal bore rafting in Nova Scotia, Canada: A wild, salty ride

Cape Breton

With dramatic, rocky coastlines, waterfalls, vibrant bays and beaches galore, it’s easy to see why the Cabot Trail is considered one of the world’s best road trips, and a popular spot to capture Nova Scotia images.

Cabot Trail, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia
The Skyline Trail
Cabot Trail, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia
The Skyline Trail
Cabot Trail, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia
Macintosh Brook

Cabot Trail, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia
Cabot Trail, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia

Baddeck, Nova Scotia
Baddeck, Nova Scotia
A lighthouse in Baddeck
A lighthouse in Baddeck
The Fortress of Louisbourg
The Fortress of Louisbourg
The Fortress of Louisbourg
The Fortress of Louisbourg

READ MORE: 13 stunning spots on Nova Scotia’s Cabot Trail worth stopping for

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  3. You missed the best of all Advocate Harbour ; pure raw beauty and the best food in the East at the Wild Caraway!! Small town hospitality and beautiful Chignecto Park.

  4. i love canada, is so beatifull, the place the people the country the weather, but i am a cuban and thing i never can travell there.

    1. Sorry… maybe one day… meanwhile, we are all stuck in our places… best of love from the US; hoping to visit your country one day soon… much love.

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