Blue Diamond Tours

Why Blue Diamond Tours?

We offer a unique, personalized service creating tailored trips for visitors to the Maritimes. We work with you to create your memorable Maritime experience

Since 1995, we've served over 4000 happy guests by creating customized, private, escorted tours throughout the Maritime Provinces of Canada - Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island. Whether you're travelling alone or in a group, contact us today to plan your Maritime experience.

We had a wonderful time on your tour! Thanks for the great day. Your kindness and knowledge made the day a wonderful experience.

- Ivan E

Thank you for a wonderful 9 days touring the Maritimes! From our first encounter in Halifax to today, you have been prompt professional and personable. We have enjoyed every minute!

- Patsy and Lavon

Custom tours of Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island

There is so much to see, do and experience in the Maritimes - let us help you enjoy all there is to offer.

Each tour is customized to suit your needs, wants and time frame and is accompanied by a knowledgeable guide.

Please note: The main season for visiting Nova Scotia is between the Memorial Day and Columbus Day weekends.

Those planning on visiting before or after those dates may find some of the sites listed in our itineraries may not have opened or are closed for the season. Rest assured that there are many exciting sites and activities in this province, so Blue Diamond Tours will adjust the itinerary during these times to ensure you have a wonderful visit.

Below are samples of tours we have made for people just like you.

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Your Bucket List Experience

New for 2016!Every country in the world is on someone’s bucket list and we hope the Maritimes of Canada is on yours! We have so much to offer we’re sure at least one site, experience or community must be on your list!

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Old photo of a tall masted ship in the harbour of Saint John New Brunswick. A large crowd of people are on the dock.

Celtic Colours Festival 2016

Blue Diamond Tour Exclusive!Every country in the world is on someone’s bucket list and we hope the Maritimes of Canada is on yours! We have so much to offer we’re sure at least one site, experience or community must be on your list!

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Old photo of a tall masted ship in the harbour of Saint John New Brunswick. A large crowd of people are on the dock.

Cajun Motherland Tour

New for 2016!Reconnect with your Cajun roots and explore the land of your ancestors in this tour that takes you along the Acadian Coastline through New Brunswick and Nova Scoita.

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Stone walls and fortications on the water at Fortress Louisbourg

Cape Breton Tour

New for 2016!Alexander Graham Bell once said, "I have traveled around the globe. I have seen the Canadian and American Rockies, the Andes, the Alps and the Highlands of Scotland, but for simple beauty, Cape Breton outrivals them all."

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Dalhousie building covered in red leafy vines.

Ye Olde Halifax

New for 2016!Discover the beauty and history of this fortress city and the Maritime misfortunes it holds.

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Family Fun in Halifax

New for 2016!Over the years, Blue Diamond Tours has developed an itinerary that has worked very well for families visiting Halifax.

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Maritime Wine Adventure

New for 2016!3 Provinces, 7 Days, 15 Wineries or more! Are you ready for a Maritime Wine Adventure?

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Uncorked Adventure - Grape Expectations

New for 2016!A three day tour to a wide selection of wineries to explore vineyards and sample superb wines, all in stunning locations.

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Atlantic Sounds - a Musical Tour

New for 2016!This seven day tour focues on the Maritime's musical hertiage to Cape Breton, Prince Edward Island and through Nova Scotia.

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Vineyard Adventures - Winery Tour

New for 2016!This tour will take us to three, distinctly different wineries, where we'll learn about the wine making process, explore vineyards and sample superb wines, all in stunning locations.

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Fishing Boats sitting on the red mud of low tide in the Bay of Fundy

Hops and Vines

New for 2016!This excursion will take us across scenic country roads and along spectacular coastlines to explore wineries and breweries to taste unique Nova Scotian beer and wine.

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Fishing Boats sitting on the red mud of low tide in the Bay of Fundy

Home of the Highest Tides

New for 2016!Join us for a journey along this majestic coastline as we pass through historic communities, view the world's highest tides, explore lighthouses, trails and warm hospitality.

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Nova Scotia and Maritime seafood

Maritime Culinary Delights

New for 2016!This four day/three night tour is designed for the discerning food connoisseur, this 'food adventure' will take us to some unique locales in Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island.

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The Look-Off, Annapolis Valley

A "Whale" of an Adventure

New for 2016!This tour of the Bay of Fundy incorporates a little bit of all Nova Scotia has to offer: wilderness, heritage, beauty and character.

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The Look-Off, Annapolis Valley

Fundy Shoreline

New for 2016!A tour of the Bay of Fundy of the Nova Scotia side. Experince the highest tides in the world in Hall's Harbour and the lush Annapolis Valley.

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Digging for Clams in Nova Scotia

Salty Sea Adventure

New for 2016! Learn all about clams, their habitat, how to harvest them and best of all how to cook them!

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Peggy's Cove Nova Scotia

Guided Tours of Nova Scotia

New for 2016! Blue Diamond Tours offers private tours of Nova Scotia created just for you. We will create the pefect tour based on your interests and our experience.

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Lunenburg

Lunenburg, Nova Scotia

The town of Lunenburg is the home port of The Bluenose and its replica, The Bluenose II, one of Canada's most famous icons.

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Bay of Fundy

The Bay of Fundy

Known for being home to the highest tides in the world, the Bay of Fundy is located between Nova Scotia and New Brunswick.

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Blue Diamond Collection

Blue Diamond Collection

These tours cover most of mainland Nova Scotia but you use the same hotel in Halifax as a home base.

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Cabot Trail Tour

Cabot Trail Tour

We’ll travel to the peaceful Cape Breton countryside away from the hustle and bustle of city traffic.

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Conferences & Conventions

Visiting Halifax

Planning a wedding, convention, school, cruise-ship shore excursions or private party? Let us be your tour guide.

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Fundy, Fossils and Flowerpots

Fundy, Fossils and Flowerpots

Walk on the ocean floor, hunt for fossils, stand atop lookouts as you explore parts of the Bay of Fundy.

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Genealogical Research in the Maritimes

Genealogical Tours

Are you searching for ancestors in the Martimes? This is the tour for you. Walk where they walked. See where they lived.

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Daily Scheduled Tours of Halifax

Halifax Sightseeing

Each excursion is designed for your group's interests, time frame and other factors. Let us plan the excursions.

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ArgyleStreetHalifax by Thorfinn Stainforth

International Tattoo

This seven day tour is puts the Nova Scotia International Tattoo the central focus plus get a back stage pass.

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Lobsters, Lighthouses and Landscapes

Lobsters, Lighthouses and Landscapes

Known for its high tidal range the Bay of Fundy is between Nova Scotia and New Brunswick.

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Magical Maritimes

Magical Maritimes

See the magical Canadian Maritime Provinces at their finest with a small, intimate tour group.

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Museums of Halifax

Museums of Halifax

Visit five museums. Their collections, interpretations and exhibits, you will have an overview and appreciation of Halifax’s heritage.

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Daily Scheduled Tours of Halifax

Personal Travel

Get the freedom and spontaneity of independent coach tour travel without the headache of planning it yourself.

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PEI: The Gentle Island

PEI: The Gentle Island

Our small group bus and coach tours to PEI will give you an experience you simply can't get from a typical tour groups.

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Titanic Tour

Titanic Tour

Explore the sites and stories behind two ill-fated White Star Line luxury liners whose demise was closely connected with Halifax.

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Tour Cape Breton's Celtic Colours

Celtic Colours

Each October communities across Cape Breton Island celebrate Celtic culture and the fall colours with the Celtic Colours International Festival.

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Tour and Learn: Who is the Real Peggy of the Cove?

Peggy of the Cove.

Explore the history and the legend behind Peggy of Peggy's Cove, one of Altantic Canada's most endearing stories.

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