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Halifax Waterfront Boardwalk

Halifax Waterfront Boardwalk
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Type of Attraction
Shopping Areas & Stores, Markets & Bazaars
Neighborhood
Downtown
Interests That Apply
Shopping, History, Local Culture, Music, Photography, Outdoors, Architecture
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Price: Free
Bring cash in case you see something you can't live without, or just in case you get hungry on your walk!
Is there parking?: Yes
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Water/Drinks: Available at attraction or nearby.
This is a good place to get: Snacks Dinner Lunch Breakfast
Restrooms: Available
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Halifax Waterfront Boardwalk

The Waterfront

World's Longest Waterfront Boardwalk


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Address: Phone:
Upper Water St
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 3Y5
+1 902 490 4000 (Halifax Municipality)

Description

An afternoon stroll along Halifax's Waterfront Boardwalk, said to be the world's longest, is a walk through the port city's warm and beating heart. Shops, restaurants, and historic buildings line the waterfront, and the area is crowded with a colorful mix of pedestrian and maritime traffic. The boardwalk winds through parks and open-air plazas and provides access to a number of museums and historic sites, such as Pier 21, the historic point of entry for countless immigrants to Canada.


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Times & Dates

Open Hours: 24 hrs
Notes: Hours of attractions vary.
Visit Time: 1hr-Half day(4hr)
Best Time to Visit: It will be crowded on the weekend, but that also is great if you love to people watch!
Average Wait Time: None
Notes: Be sure to wear comfortable walking shoes and dress in layers to be ready for a variety of temperatures.
Price: Free
Price Notes: Bring cash in case you see something you can't live without, or just in case you get hungry on your walk!

Exposure

Outdoor with some covering.

Age Recommendations/Requirements

Ages Admitted: Infants/Toddlers (0-3yrs), Children (4-8yrs), Pre-teen (9-12yrs), Teen, Adult, Senior
Ages that would most enjoy this attraction: Children (4-8yrs), Pre-teen (9-12yrs), Teen, Adult, Senior
Groups that would most enjoy this attraction: Couples, Families, Friends, Groups, Solo Travelers

Transportation

Best Modes of Transportation: Bus Taxi Walking
Parking Availability: Yes
Average Price per Hour: $5-$10
Parking Safety: Safe


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