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Halifax Tour Guys

Halifax, Nova Scotia B3M 4M8, Canada
+1 902-406-6314
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Two Terrific Tours - Halifax and Peggy’s Cove

Our travel agent booked two private tours with Halifax Tour Guys during our three day stay in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
bikermike81
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Vienna, Virginia
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Tour of Lunenburg, Mahone Bay, Chester and Peggy's Cove

We were a group of four, my husband & I travelling with our daughter and granddaughter. Our tour... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lynn C
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All Tours are customized to your Particular Interests and Time constraints whether Shore Excursion, Convention Tour or a longer stay. Part, full and multi day tours available. All Guides are Vetted. They are Local, Knowledgeable and Experienced. Vehicles are clean, well maintained and smoke free. We provide baby and toddler seats, step ups for ease of getting in and out of our larger vehicles. Recommended as a Travel Destination by National Geographic, Lonely Planet, Fodors, Frommers, Conde Nast, CNN, Huffington Post. Come See for yourself what they are all writing about! Experience first hand a taste of our Maritime Hospitality and visit some of the highlights of our beautiful province.
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  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“maple syrup” (29 reviews)
“lobster” (73 reviews)
“peggy's cove” (195 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Halifax, Nova Scotia B3M 4M8, Canada
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+1 902-406-6314
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our travel agent booked two private tours with Halifax Tour Guys during our three day stay in Halifax. We are so pleased we had a chance to delve into the history and sites of Halifax and Peggy’s Cove with Lem on both days. We learned...More

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HalifaxTourGuys, General Manager at Halifax Tour Guys, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your wonderful review. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your two days with Lem. Hope that you will have a chance to see the rest of Nova Scotia sometime in the future.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were a group of four, my husband & I travelling with our daughter and granddaughter. Our tour guide Al picked us up at hotel at exact booked time . He was most informative all through out tour. Also the vehicle was spacious clean and...More

Thank Lynn C
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HalifaxTourGuys, General Manager at Halifax Tour Guys, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your review. Al is a great tour guide and we will pass on your kind words.

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Reviewed June 15, 2018

We had Doug as our driver. He was fun to talk with and very knowledgeable about the area. Enjoyed seeing the Halifax sites. The tour can be customized to the site you want to see. Very nice.

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HalifaxTourGuys, General Manager at Halifax Tour Guys, responded to this reviewResponded June 16, 2018

Thank you for your review. We are so glad you enjoyed your tour with us. Lem Smith Halifax Tour Guys

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Reviewed June 13, 2018

Great experience with Halifax Tour Guys - seeing the sights in Halifax. Doug Richard was an excellent tour guy who knows the area well. He was fun, knowledgeable and very pleasant to spend 5 hours with. We couldn't have planned it better ourselves. We recommend...More

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HalifaxTourGuys, General Manager at Halifax Tour Guys, responded to this reviewResponded June 14, 2018

Thank you for your email. We are so pleased you enjoyed your tour with us and we appreciate your review. Lem Smith Halifax Tour Guys

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Reviewed June 11, 2018

We really enjoyed our tour with Al. He was waiting for us right when we got off the boat which was great. He was very excited to get started and gave us a brief rundown of what our tour would look like. It included showing...More

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HalifaxTourGuys, General Manager at Halifax Tour Guys, responded to this reviewResponded June 12, 2018

Thank you for your wonderful review, they are appreciated very much. Lem Smith

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Reviewed June 10, 2018

I booked this tour for 6 of us for our day in Halifax. Clem was prompt at the dock and so informative, We did the Grand Pre excursion, learning all about the early history of the region. It was fascinating and new to us all....More

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HalifaxTourGuys, General Manager at Halifax Tour Guys, responded to this reviewResponded June 12, 2018

Thank you for your review, we are so glad you enjoyed your tour experience with us. Lem Smith

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Reviewed May 30, 2018

My family of 5 (women ages 29-62) booked a private shore excursion with Halifax Tour Guys. The tour was well planned out and avoided the cruise ship crowds. We stopped at the Titanic Cemetery and met Ivan saw his paintings and heard his stories about...More

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Reviewed May 30, 2018

We booked this tour in advance of our cruise from Boston to Montreal on the Maasdam- Holland America. Our guide was fabulous and we had a great day. Ed was so kind and took under to the Acadia Maple store, Peggy's Cove and drove us...More

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Reviewed May 30, 2018

We arrived on the Holland America Maasdam and had arranged for our private tour in advance.Our driver Ed was at the port waiting for us and he was fantastic. He even stopped at Starbucks for us to get some coffee. We enjoyed the information provided...More

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Reviewed May 28, 2018

Our mini-van (Chrysler Town and Country) driver, Al, met us at the cruise ship dock area and gave us a brief overview of our trip and checked to be sure we were heading to all of the sites we wanted to visit. We started in...More

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jangfischer
June 7, 2018|
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Response from HalifaxTourGuys | Property representative |
Hi, Would you mind checking with management regarding any bookings. HALIFAX TOUR GUYS Tour Information: 1-902-406-6314 Cell Phone: 1-902-802-4047 Thank you. tom Marketing Admin
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Liz0526
May 31, 2018|
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Response from HalifaxTourGuys | Property representative |
Hello, Our Halifax Historic Tour may work out best with your schedule. Please call the office to find out more - 1-902-406-6314 TripAdvisor doesn't allow the posting of links here in this email, otherwise I would post the... More
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bdelvi
April 28, 2018|
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Barb: We had a Coast Line Drive plus Peggy's Cove tour with Halifax Tour Guys. We were met at the cruise terminal. The charge was CAD60/hour/vehicle and the tour lasted 5 hours. The van can accommodate 6 persons. Have a nice... More
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