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entre le quai Purdys et la rue Salter, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
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All reviews halifax waterfront lots of shops street performers nice walk maritime museum board walk farmers market cows ice cream great place to walk historic properties water front ferry terminal sunny day tall ship spend an afternoon harbour hopper cruise ship
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We started at one end because it was where our cruise ship was docked. Starting there there was a farmers market and a brewery. Then walking down the boardwalk there were many shops and restaurants. The view is beautiful. Beware the one part is one...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Arielle W
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

There are so many things to see on this walk. It is very clean and hospitable and the vendors are super nice. If you like to see boats and ships of all sizes, it’s there. As well, impressive plaques giving a history of memorable events.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank CalgaryScarlett
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very nice walk. Safe place to see a nice view of the harbor. Clean bathrooms, nice restaurants, great museums. Good place to go.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank mary532
Reviewed 3 days ago

I walked the Halifax waterfront boardwalk on a foggy Saturday morning from the cruise ship seaport to the Casino. Along the way I was passed by joggers and dog walkers but few tourists. This changes dramatically when the sun comes out and crowds appear. The...More

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank xygb7dklt
Reviewed 3 days ago

Take the time to walk the whole length with food and souvenir shops and friendly people all along the way!

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Richard F
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a really nice waterfront walk. There are several really good restaurants, some quaint and interesting shops. I wave wandered along it numerous times and it is simply a pleasure.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank 510iank
Reviewed 4 days ago

The Waterfront Boardwalk is in the Focus of the City and has many attractions, restaurants, shops, and photo opportunities. It is home to the Bluenose II tall ship. The ferry to Dartmouth is based here and makes regular runs across the bay and return for...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank GordHill
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed our day down on the Halifax waterfront. Lots of food vendors, jewelry vendors and sightseeing tours available. A nice day.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Bev K
Reviewed 5 days ago

There are lovely shops and pop-up restaurants along the harbour front, along with many options to rent bikes or segways, take a ferry to Dartmouth or enjoy one of the many patios. Don't miss out on seeing The Wave. The kids love to climb it!

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank ADeGeit
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed the walk along the waterfront so much! It’s a beautiful place and there are lots of benches (even some hammocks) to accommodate those who need a rest or want to people watch. Tons of places to eat and shop too.

Date of experience: June 2019
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