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Great E.A.R.T.H Expeditions

Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
+1 800-865-0221
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My boyfriend and I took a 4-day trip to Cape Breton with Great E.A.R.T.H. We had an amazing time. I... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2017
Tamaryn T
Stockport, United Kingdom
Great expedition is right!

We recently visited Halifax for a few days so we wanted to take a day tour to see some nice towns... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2017
Mariasol D
Cayman Islands
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We invite you to join us for an eco-tourism adventure in Nova Scotia, Canada. Our eco-tourism and adventure tour company provides superior service and comfort from beginning to end. No need to waste your day planning, let Nova Scotia's #1 rated adventure travel operator do everything for you! Our small group tours ensure that your expedition with us will be the highlight of your vacation. All of our adventure travel tours include transportation, lunch and guiding services that will ensure you have a memorable expedition. We thank you for your interest in our company and we look forward to exploring Canada's Ocean Playground with you.
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Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
+1 800-865-0221

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Reviewed 6 October 2017

My boyfriend and I took a 4-day trip to Cape Breton with Great E.A.R.T.H. We had an amazing time. I can't honestly begin to explain how truly incredible the whole experience was. Food, culture, eagles, seals, puffins, whales, mountains, camp fires. A wonderful experience. Our...More

Thank Tamaryn T
Reviewed 23 September 2017

We recently visited Halifax for a few days so we wanted to take a day tour to see some nice towns as well as nature and beach. Found Great E.A.R.T.H. Expeditions here on TripAdvisor and decided to book their Lunenburg (UNESCO World Heritage Site) Tour...More

Thank Mariasol D
Reviewed 17 September 2017

My wife and I were celebrating our honeymoon on a cruise up through the Maritimes. We booked a tour with Ryan to go on a hike around Peggy's Cove along with stopping at the famous location. Ryan picked us up right on time and from...More

Thank Jeremy P
Reviewed 17 September 2017

We have been touring in our lovely country of Canada for a week now and this tour was our first with Great E.A.R.T.H Expeditions and the absolute best! It had a little bit of everything and a whole lot of beautiful. The touring van was...More

Thank MarvellaTravels
Reviewed 10 September 2017

End of June 2017, we took Peggy's Cove tour with Great E.A.R.T.H Expeditions. They came really on time picked us up in front of the Maritime Museum. It turned out to be a private tour as my wife and I were the only participant. Our...More

Thank Andreas I
Reviewed 9 September 2017

We greatly enjoyed our tour of the Lunenburg area with Ryan! He is a very experienced tour guide and knew how to get everyone engaged and interested. He took us to see some local hidden gems, taught us all about different berries and history of...More

Thank Savannah R
Reviewed 5 September 2017

I highly recommend the Peggy’s Cove Rock Walk with Great E.A.R.T.H Expeditions! We (my 65+ year old mother, and I) really enjoyed the breathtaking view of Peggy's Cove, as well as the hike afterwards. While the hike is completely manageable (and very stunning!), it was...More

Thank Kim S
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

I did the Lunenburg day tour and had a great time. Ryan, who runs the company, was also our guide. He clearly knew a lot about the areas we travelled to and was happy to share his knowledge. I learned plenty about the geology, history,...More

Thank youngtraveller5349
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

We did a hike and visit to Peggy's Cove with Ryan while in port on a Canada cruise. He is awesome- grew up in this area and loves it, knows his history, geology, and anthropology up and down. The new van was amazing! :) Thanks...More

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EarthGuide, Owner at Great E.A.R.T.H Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2017

It means a lot to me knowing the new van is a big hit! We are always trying to create a comfortable experience for all our clients, both during the travel times and outside during our hikes and other activities. Thanks again and safe travels!

Reviewed 19 August 2017

Most definitely, if you're going to be visiting Halifax, this is the way to go to do day trips from there -- don't have to worry about car rental, or gas, or finding your way, there and/or back ... or even lunch! And going by...More

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EarthGuide, Owner at Great E.A.R.T.H Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2017

Hello, Happy to hear you enjoyed your time with us! We agree the small groups make for a better and more enjoyable experience and we will continue to offer these more intimate tours even with our rapid expansion. With so much to see and do...More

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We do provide a quick tour of the city and stop at the Halifax Citadel and Public Gardens. Our groups are between 4-12 people and the route is different on the way back from Peggy's Cove as we follow St Margaret's Bay. We... More