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Halifax Tour Ideas

Small-Group Annapolis Valley Wine and Food Tour from Halifax

Small-Group Annapolis Valley Wine and Food Tour from Halifax
Duration:
8 hours
From:
USD 124.81
While in Halifax, take a day trip to Annapolis Valley, Nova Scotia's premier wine and food destination whose beautiful scenery will delight you. Visit three wineries for vineyard tours and wine tastings before enjoying a gourmet lunch. Then, head to Fox Hill Cheese House and Tangled Garden to sample artisan cheeses and unique jams, mustards and chutneys. Foodies and wine lovers will love this small-group tour, led by a local guide. This small-group tour is limited to eight people, ensuring a more personalized experience. <br>

Halifax Shore Excursion: Pre- or Post-Cruise 2-Day Trip to Oak Island

Halifax Shore Excursion: Pre- or Post-Cruise 2-Day Trip to Oak Island
Duration:
2 days
From:
USD 429.77
Before or after your cruise from Halifax, take a 2-day shore excursion to visit famous Peggy's Cove, Mahone Bay and Lunenburg, a UNESCO World Heritage Site noted as one of the New World's best-preserved colonial settlements. Stay overnight at a hotel overlooking Oak Island and learn about its fascinating legends – known for more than 200 years as the 'Money Pit,' there are supposedly buried treasures here! This trip lets you experience the culture, history and beautiful scenery of Nova Scotia's South Shore.

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Halifax Airport (YHZ) Information


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Halifax International Airport

Where is Halifax Airport?  


Halifax International Airport (IATA: YHZ, ICAO: CYHZ), officially Halifax Robert L Stanfield International Airport, also referred to as Halifax Stanfield Airport, or simply Halifax Airport, is located in Enfield, 35 kilometres from the city of Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. Halifax Airport also serves Dartmouth, central Nova Scotia, as well as adjacent areas in the Canadian Maritime provinces. The airport is sometimes referred to as HIA or HIAA, even by the airport itself, however these are not official IATA airport codes.


In 2014, Halifax Airport served 3,663,039 passengers.


Airlines that fly to Halifax Airport include Air Canada, Air Transat, American Eagle, ASL Airlines France, Condor, Delta Connection, Icelandair, Porter Airlines, Provincial Airlines, Sunwing Airlines, United Express and WestJet.


Cities with flights to Halifax Airport include Boston, Calgary, Cancun, Cayo Coco, Fort Lauderdale, Frankfurt, Glasgow, Havana, London, Montego Bay, Montreal, New York, Orlando, Ottawa, Paris, Philadelphia, Puerto Plata, Punta Cana, Reykjavík, St. John's, Tampa, Toronto and Varadero.


Your best bet for a Halifax Airport transfer is the bus. Details on all options are included in this guide.


Or, to truly arrive stress free, treat yourself to a private Halifax Airport transfer from IHateTaxis.


 

 Other Items of Interest at Halifax Airport


Services at Halifax International Airport include:


  • Chapel - 2nd level (mezzanine), open 24 hours
  • St. John Ambulance Therapy Dogs - Tuesday and Friday afternoons
  • Children's play areas
  • Postal service (letter mail only) - at the kiosk on the main level, open 06:00-21:00
  • FedEx and Purolator drop boxes - near the elevators in the centre tunnel lower lobby
  • Luggage storage - maximum 24 hours

 

Trivia:


  • Halifax Airport was an alternate landing site for the space shuttle
  • In September 2013, Halifax Airport was featured on Amazing Race Canada
  • Halifax Airport has earned numerous awards for its design and services 




Additional Halifax Airport information may be found by visiting their official website below.



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Last Updated: 15 May 2017