Best of Cape Breton Island Halifax, NS
: DM–ATBESTCB Tour Code
: May to Oct 2021 & 2022 Availability
: Halifax, NS Place
Nova Scotia’s Cape Breton Island is a true beauty eternally lauded for its sprawling coastline and mountainous landscapes. The island has been ranked the #1 Island in North America by Condé Nast Traveler readers and #1 Island in Canada by Travel + Leisure readers.
If you want to see for yourself why Cape Breton Island has earned its reputation as a bucket list destination, you must go on a Cape Breton Road trip, one of the many Cape Breton Island Vacation Packages we offer. Drive along the Cabot Trail, the 185 kms long coastal highway hugging Cape Breton’s rocky northern shore. The highway snakes inland through Cape Breton Highlands National Park, traversing along the salmon filled Margaree River, and links eight major communities with varied backgrounds from Scottish, Irish, English, Acadian, and Mi'kmaq.
Drive through the Cape Breton Highlands National Park, about 948 square kilometers in area. The Cabot Trail consists of mountains, valleys, waterfalls, rocky coastlines, and Acadian and Boreal forests. Things to do on Cape Breton Island includes 26 marked hiking trails, wildlife watching, oceanside beaches and Whale Watching, and much more.