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If you're in Halifax, you must take a trip to Peggy's Cove which is about a 40 minute drive from center of town. We arrive Halifax on a cruise ship and was able to contract a taxi to show us the highlights of Halifax and...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank chanyu1
Reviewed 3 days ago

This place is likely on every traveller's bucket list. It's not too far from Halifax, and there are several things to do there and in the vicinity. The lighthouse itself is beautiful, and that it's built from stone is a little uncommon from what we...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank BenLar137
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If you read any reviews then you know this is a very touristy spot. We went with an excursion from our cruise ship. We were one of the big coaches. There were so many people and we were there during sunset. If you take a...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Jgifas
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice site to visit and great for photos. Uneven ground so be careful and the shop on site had unique items for sale

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank William S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped here for a return visit and were no less impressed with the beauty of the Lighthouse! The piper playing his melodies greatly enhanced the visit. The footing is solid (huge rocks) but warrant care. The black rocks are slick and should be avoided....More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank BoilerMakerBob
Reviewed 1 week ago

Sunset is absolutely stunning for photos! The gift shop is reasonable. We didn't eat there so I cannot comment on the food.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank mwhitingpei
Reviewed 1 week ago

Isolated photos look good but, oh, the crowds! Maybe if we had wanted to clamber on the rocks we might have enjoyed our time here more, but the place doesn’t start off with a lot and has got a most of it left. I wouldn’t...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Aussiejohn_12
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to Halifax specifically to see Peggy’s Cove Lighthouse as it is supposed to one of the most beautiful lighthouses in North America. I have to say that, compared with many lighthouses in Australia, it is nothing spectacular.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank cbsint
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The lighthouse is very pretty but be prepared for lots of tourists. There are some nice other things to see in the area but an hour or so should do it.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Karen123WV
Reviewed 1 week ago

Iconic small Nova Scotian town down right on the ocean, it is located about an hour outside of Halifax. We took a Grey Line bus tour to get there and had about an hour and a half to enjoy the town once there. A few...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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StephanieRobb
July 21, 2019|
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Response from sethmvt | Reviewed this property |
No, this lighthouse is not open to the public. I didn’t find the lighthouse itself to be anything spectacular. It is the whole scene together with the Cove, harbor, village, sea and the lighthouse that make the place so... More
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gilly459
July 5, 2019|
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Response from GSRDPM | Reviewed this property |
We stopped in Halifax while on a Cruise on the Anthem of the Seas. We rented a mid sized car for less than $50 for the day and drove to Peggy's Cove. We had no problem parking, though it was crowded on the September day we... More
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Bella B
May 8, 2019|
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Response from Karen L | Reviewed this property |
as far as i know ut us always open to the publuc
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