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Bruces Tours

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Bruce's Tours is an independant van tour company operated by Bruce Cochrane. He has a variety of tours or is flexible to take you to wherever you wish while you are visiting Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, and/or Prince Edward Island (PEI) as long as...more
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1215 Marginal Rd | Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Halifax, Nova Scotia B2Y 3Y2, Canada
Downtown Halifax
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Didn't know what to expect when we did the tour with Bruce of the Bay of Fundy. It turned out to be a fantastic adventure . Bruce is very knowledgeable ,does a great tour,knows all of the good places to go. We had a wonderful,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kathy R
Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

Firstly I’d like to say, this was probably the best tour we have ever been on. At the beginning of the tour, I really wanted to whizz over to Peggy’s Cove immediately but Bruce said we wouldn’t arrive for about 75 minutes. I wanted to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Lorraine R
Bruces_Van_Tours, Guest Relations Manager at Bruces Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 28, 2018

Good evening and thank you for the wonderful review. . So glad to hear you enjoyed your tour and that Bruce was able to help with the photography. We hope to see you and your friends all again someday. Perhaps Lunenburg or the Bay of...More

Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

Very reasonable price compared to Cruise Ship offerings for 4 passengers in his van/taxi. Story after intetesting story about Halifax and it's environs. Took us to many spots for fall colors pictures. A gentleman guide, great pictures, comfortable car, great price. 'Nothing better'

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Clint B
Bruces_Van_Tours, Public Relations Manager at Bruces Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 9, 2018

Alan here for Bruce. Thank you for the kind words. We are so glad you enjoyed the trip to Peggys Cove and your time in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. It is an amazing place.

Reviewed September 23, 2018

We had a great day with Bruce after our Victory Line cruise of the Great Lakes and the St. Lawrence River to Nova Scotia. Bruce met us at the dock holding a sign with our names, which we were happy to see because there was...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Bruces_Van_Tours, Guest Relations Manager at Bruces Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 25, 2018

Thank you so much for the kind words. We are so glad to hear you had a great day in Nova Scotia. I look after Bruce's Trip Advisor page for him and I am curious to know what winery you did visit? There are so...More

Reviewed September 10, 2018

We had been in contact with Bruce for many months prior to our arrival by cruise ship and there he was, as agreed, inside the terminal. Bruce commenced by giving each of the six of us a maple syrup lolly and explaining on a map...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Survey54
Bruces_Van_Tours, Web Master. at Bruces Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 13, 2018

Thank you for the wonderful review and so glad to hear you enjoyed your tour. We sure do love our City and our Province and are always happy to show it off to visitors. ...Alan for Bruce.

Reviewed September 10, 2018

We are delighted we hired Bruce to give us a 6 hour tour tailored to our interest, namely photography. He got us out to Peggy's Cove before the cruise ship busses and the hordes arrived. He knows photography and went to all the special places...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank RetiredBoomers
Bruces_Van_Tours, Web Master at Bruces Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 13, 2018

Thank you for the kind review. We do love our Province and we are glad you had as much fun photographing it as we do. ..Alan for Bruce.

Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

We had a great trip with Bruce! Along the trip, we stopped at quite a few wonderful spots for pictures. We also had a chance to walk on the ocean mud floor...

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank rainlake2008
Bruces_Van_Tours, Public Relations Manager at Bruces Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 5, 2018

Thank you for the kind words. So glad to hear you had a great trip. The Bay of Fundy is an amazing place. We hope to see you again. Alan for Bruce.

Reviewed November 22, 2017

We enjoyed our tour with Bruce very much. He took us to the places we wanted to go and extra places he recommended and he was polite and courteous and we could hear him while driving. He was helpful in assisting our over 80 aunt....More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank loispevarski
Bruces_Van_Tours, Public Relations Manager at Bruces Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 24, 2017

So glad to hear you enjoyed your tour with Bruce. We love it here in Nova Scotia and are so happy to have visitors to share our good blessings. Have a great day and we hope to see you again. Alan, for Bruce.

Reviewed November 2, 2017

I had booked a tour with Bruce many months prior to our cruise and was really looking forward to our day in Halifax. He asked, in a prior email, that we exit the boat as soon as possible as this was going to be a...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Bruces_Van_Tours, Guest Relations Manager at Bruces Tours, responded to this reviewResponded February 12, 2018

Good day. Bruce has recently hired me to look after some Guest Relations as he feels very bad about your situation and does apologize for the issues that day. One new feature he has asked me to produce is a map of the Cruise Terminal...More

Reviewed October 30, 2017

We had a great time with Bruce and so enjoyed the personal tour he gave. Driving to Peggy's Cove, he stopped several times on the way off the beaten path at great scenic spots that you could not see on a bus. He even gave...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank joanw430
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Ndeal
May 31, 2018|
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Response from Bruces_Van_Tours | Property representative |
Good morning Ndeal. I will send your question to Bruce to ask as I monitor his TripAdvisor account. Is there a particular tour of interest? Peggys Cove? Lunenburg? Halifax city tour? Bruce can always freewheel it and go... More
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