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Gray Line Halifax

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3790 Mackintosh St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3K 5A6, Canada
+1 902-423-6242
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Peggy's Cove Day Trip from Halifax
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  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
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3790 Mackintosh St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3K 5A6, Canada
Downtown Halifax
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Reviewed 3 February 2017

My partner and I utilized Gray Line while in Halifax to visit Peggy's Cove. I have absolutely nothing negative to say about the company or the bus ride. The bus was well maintained and clean; as well, the driver/guide was wonderfully informative and witty as...More

Thank PookyCake
Reviewed 19 November 2016

Liz, our guide on this tour, provided very interesting insights into how the Halifax community was impacted by the sinking of the Titanic. The main portion of our tour was focused on Fairview Cemetery, where a number of the victims are buried. Liz made ``history...More

Thank Neil R
Reviewed 8 November 2016

Enjoyable, enlightening way to see the city and get a feel for where everything is located before returning to specific places. The buses may be old but they are well maintained. The website advertised two routes but there was only one (a very good one)....More

Thank SPB7417
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

We have done a lot of the Hop On, Hop Off style buses in many cities around the world and $49.99 is by far the most we've paid anywhere. That is saying a lot considering that we've done them in some of the most expensive...More

Thank Kerry M
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Our tour guide, Ellen, was excellent...very knowledgeable and entertaining. She is definitely proud of Nova Scotia, and even shared a blueberry recipe with us all! The scenery is beautiful and, yes, Peggy's Cove is a lovely destination...quaint and picturesque. We were the first bus to...More

Thank Tina B
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

This is one of the most unorganized tours ever. They were 45 minutes late picking us up and take us to the store. When we got to Peggy's Cove they told us instead of one hour you are 40 minutes here because we were late....More

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Reviewed 19 September 2016

I wanted to the tour to Peggy's Cove and was offered a 5% discount. When I booked the code didn't work. Booked anyway. Then got a call several days later saying the tour was not offered on the day I booked. Won't use Gray Line...More

Thank bobalcorn5
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Very good tour. Had overview of Halifax city which was helpful when wa returned from Peggu's Cove. Tour guide was excellent and very informative during the ride to and from Peggy's Cove. Bus was large and had the bend I the middle.

Thank Laurence M
Reviewed 24 August 2016

We took two tours with Gray Line Ambassatours which we booked at their kiosk in Halifax by the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic, which was very straightforward. The first tour we took was a 6 hour trip to Lunenburg and Mahone Bay. Lunenburg is a...More

Thank Ruth H
Reviewed 16 August 2016

It's a big bus, so best to stay by the front or the middle so you can hear the stories well. Our guide was friendly and spoke almost non-stop the whole 50 minute drive from Halifax. Great stories. But not true that the term Halifax...More

Thank quelinda2015
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edwardtal
How often does this tour run?
24 August 2015|
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Response from lainim | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. I believe you can get the information at your hotel or at the cruise port.
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TN Travelr
Does Gray Line and other tours operate month of May. I am thinking of arriving in Halifax May 9, 2016, for four nights and am interested if there will be many tours, etc. available in May.
4 July 2015|
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Response from lainim | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry, but I don't know. I was there in September and booked a tour as we came off of a cruise ship. I checked the cruise ship schedules for 2016. Cruise ships first arrive in Halifax in late April. I would guess... More
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