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Southwest Nova Scotia
Encompassing one of the first areas in North America colonized by European settlers, Southwest Nova Scotia contains some of Canada's oldest communities, with roots going back over 4 centuries. Tiny villages centered on quaint wooden churches top most Southwest Nova Scotia itineraries, offering visitors a chance to discover a tranquil part of North America little changed since newcomers from the Old World conquered it. This region also serves as home to Canada's largest fishing fleet, providing employment and a steady income for the majority of population. Enrich your Southwest Nova Scotia holiday by exploring the area's fishing settlements, where you can dig for clams, tour oyster farms, and learn how to prepare homemade seafood chowder. Customize your holiday with our Canada road trip planning website to create an adventure that suits you.
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Top Southwest Nova Scotia tours
$172 BOOK WITH VIATOR Nova Scotia Day Tour - Visit Peggy's Cove, Lunenburg, and the Annapolis Valley.
Duration: 8 hours 45 minutes
Places to visit in Southwest Nova Scotia
LunenburgTrip planner BEST FOR: World heritage site, Specialty Museum, Church Annapolis RoyalTrip planner BEST FOR: Garden, Military Museum, Historic Site YarmouthTrip planner BEST FOR: Lighthouse, Specialty Museum, Park WolfvilleTrip planner BEST FOR: Winery / Vineyard, Garden, Flea Market ShelburneTrip planner BEST FOR: History Museum, Specialty Museum, Kayaking / Canoeing
Popular things to do in Southwest Nova Scotia
Historic Sites in Southwest Nova Scotia
Hidden gems in Southwest Nova Scotia
Shopping in Southwest Nova Scotia
Parks in Southwest Nova Scotia
The K.C. Irving Environmental Science Centre and Harriet Irving Botanical Gardens
Duration: 2h 30 min
Museums in Southwest Nova Scotia
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