By AAA Travel Editor Patricia Miller
December 27, 2021
When your cruise ship has docked for the day in the Halifax Cruise Port, you’ll want to find fun things to do to fill your time. Whether you have a couple of hours or a whole day to spend in Halifax, there’s a lot to do within close walking distance of the cruise port. If you’re interested in venturing just a little farther, rent a bicycle or car, or dial up an Uber or taxi, depending on your objectives for the day.
When you step off your ship, you’ll find yourself in the heart of downtown Halifax, and you won’t lack for fun places to go. There are scores of museums to explore, shops to wander through, and pubs to grab some grub and a pint. Downtown Halifax is pretty compact, so you can reach all of these places without doing any damage to your feet. For more tips about what to do in and near Halifax, peep at 5 of the Best Restaurants in Halifax, Nova Scotia; 5 Cheap or Free Things to Do in Halifax, Nova Scotia; 5 Free Things for Kids to Do in Halifax; and Off the Beaten Path in Halifax: Peggy’s Cove.