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5-Day Prince Edward Island Trip from Halifax Including Green Gables Heritage Place

5-Day Prince Edward Island Trip from Halifax Including Green Gables Heritage Place
Duration:
5 days
From:
USD 966.25
The red cliffs, white beaches and lush green fields of Prince Edward Island await! Departing from Halifax, admire the alluring coastal scenery of Canada's smallest province as you tour Charlottetown, the island's capital city, with your guide. Over the course of five days, learn about indigenous culture at the Glooscap Heritage Centre and Mi'kmaq Museum, enjoy a lobster dinner with your travel companions, and explore beautiful Prince Edward Island National Park. You'll also visit famous Green Gables Heritage Place, watch a theater performance, and enjoy free time to sightsee at your own pace.

Lunenburg and Mahone Bay Day Trip from Halifax

Lunenburg and Mahone Bay Day Trip from Halifax
Duration:
6 hours
From:
USD 80.55
On this day trip from Halifax, venture through Nova Scotia and visit the historical towns of Lunenburg and Mahone Bay. Enjoy a guided walking tour and learn about the history of fishing and boat building in Lunenburg -- a UNESCO World Heritage-listed port town that's home to Nova Scotia's largest fishing fleet -- and then visit churches, shops and galleries and soak in beautiful coastal views in Mahone Bay.

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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 Feb 2017