Halifax Waterfront Boardwalk

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  • Address: Upper Water St , Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 3Y5, Canada
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Phone: +1-9024904000
  • Time Required: 00:30 Mins
  • Tags: Outdoors, Landmark, Observatory, Walking Area, Family And Kids, Adventure, Observation Deck, Nature

The boardwalk is a 3.8km(2mi) long trail along Halifax’s picturesque waterfront. It stretches from Casino Nova Scotia to Pier 21. The trail is easy and mostly made from wood and paved in some areas. There are several attractions like the Historic Properties and Maritime Museum of the Atlantic along the walk. The stunning views of the harbor with various vessels docked there make a beautiful sight for a pleasant day of walking. The area is extremely tourist-friendly with all amenities and several restaurants and shops along the length of the walk. During peak season one can find ice-cream peddlers, snack stalls, bagpipers and street performers all along the way.

Halifax Waterfront Boardwalk Travel Tips

  • The boardwalk is wheelchair accessible.
  • There are several entry points along the boardwalk.
  • There is a Visitor Information Center located at Sackville Landing along the boardwalk.

How to Reach Halifax Waterfront Boardwalk

  • Bus services with Routes - #2, 4, 5, 6, 82.

  • Murphy's on the Water
  • The Lower Deck
  • Waterfront Warehouse

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  • Halifax Waterfront Boardwalk Address: Upper Water St , Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 3Y5, Canada
  • Halifax Waterfront Boardwalk Contact Number: +1-9024904000
  • Halifax Waterfront Boardwalk Timing: 24-hrs
  • Best time to visit Halifax Waterfront Boardwalk(preferred time): 04:00 pm - 06:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Halifax Waterfront Boardwalk: 00:30 Mins
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  • 74.45% of people who visit Halifax include Halifax Waterfront Boardwalk in their plan

  • 46.6% of people start their Halifax Waterfront Boardwalk visit around 08 AM - 09 AM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Halifax Waterfront Boardwalk

Monday, Saturday and Sunday

64.74% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Halifax Waterfront Boardwalk

People normally club together Canadian Museum Of Immigration At Pier 21 and Halifax Harbor Ferry while planning their visit to Halifax Waterfront Boardwalk.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

Halifax Waterfront Boardwalk Reviews & Ratings

Halifax waterfront boardwalk
  • I will be coming in on Norwegian Cruise Ship on Tuesday, October 1. Is it easy to get a cab to downtown or to the waterfront. Are there any city tours that are good? Thank you

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    • You might find many taxis at the terminal of the Halifax cruise ship port. But, Halifax is a walkable city and the attractions are within a walking distance. You can take a look at these Halifax Tours and book one that meets your requirements. 

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  • If I am traveling by Insignia Oceania Ship to Halifax in early September how far is the Halifax Waterfront and how can I get there.

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    • Halifax Waterfront is around 4 kilometers from the city center and it usually takes 10 minutes to reach via Chebucto Road. 

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  • How high does the tide move up and down

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    • It depends on different things including the season, the weather of the day, the time of your visit etc. So, you can call them on  1 902-229-2628 before visiting and they will help you with the updated information. 

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