Tour: CT - 2013 (CT) - 2013 / 2014

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Built in 1713, the Old State House is Boston's oldest surviving public building
Built in 1713, the Old State House is Bostons oldest surviving public building

Optional Excursions

The following list of optional excursions are examples only for this vacation. These optional excursions might or might not be offered. Whether it's a special dinner, a local show or a special behind-the-scenes glimpse into an historical site, optional excursions are a wonderful way to enrich your vacation even further. Plus, they give you flexibility. We include the must-see sites and experiences, and we also understand that people take interest in different activities and may want to craft a more personal vacation by hand-picking optional excursions that appeal to them.

Availability is subject to sufficient participation, weather conditions, seasonal suitability, days of operation, group interests, and general feasibility for your vacation. The approximate value listed gives you a good, general idea of what you can expect to pay but may vary once you are on your vacation. Some information provided might be in a foreign currency; you can use our online currency converter for exchange rate information.

Once you have booked your vacation, Globus provides the ability to pre-purchase excursions, register for your vacations and provide emergency contact information online.

Nature & Whale Watching Cruise Where the Atlantic Ocean meets the cliffs of Chebucto Head at the mouth of Halifax Harbour the waters are rich with sea and wildlife. You will have the opportunity to view minke whales, fin whales, dolphins, seals, tuna, sunfish, and a variety of seabirds. The experienced naturalists provide visitors with information on the history and sights of the Harbour as well as the wildlife generally seen in the area on this 2 1/2 hour cruise. The Captain and crew will further enchant you by pulling up a lobster trap and feeding the birds.

Approximate value: per person


Tall Ship Mar Sailing Tour of Halifax Harbour Step back in time aboard the wooden tall ship the Mar, a 75 foot wooden ketch for an authentic Halifax sailing experience. Join the captain and crew aboard the Mar for a relaxing and beautiful sailing tour of Halifax Harbour, the second largest natural harbour in the world, and see where the wind takes you. Assorted alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages are available for purchase.

Approximate value: per person


Anne of Green Gables - The Musical Canada's longest running musical returns for its 46th season! Anne will touch your heart and your funny bone through drama, song and dance. Loved by millions around the world, this family classic relives the poignant and funny story of Anne Shirley, the spunky, red-headed orphan who comes to Prince Edward Island hoping to find a happy home. Subject to show schedule and availability.

Approximate value: per person