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Cabot Trail Scenic Highway

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164.8 miles: 3 hours, 55 minutes
Emerald hills roll into blue waters along the breathtaking Cabot Trail, adding to the allure of Nova Scotia's natural beauty reminiscent of the Scottish Highlands. Dotted with lighthouses and charming fishing villages, the coast offers cultural and recreational options as well as the enchanting wilderness of Cape Breton Highlands National Park.
164.8 miles: 3 hours, 55 minutes
About one-fourth of the Cabot Trail skims the eastern, northern and western sides of Cape Breton Highlands National Park, providing eye-popping views of mountainous hanging valleys and the rocky shoreline that meets the surrounding waters. Stop to explore weatherworn fishing villages and picturesque farms that offer glimpses of local life.