8 Surreal Places In Nova Scotia That Will Make You Feel Like You're In Another Country

Get out and explore!

Did you know you can get away in your own province but feel like you're hundreds of miles away? If you're too broke to travel this summer, why not try to get away in your own province! Not only is being a tourist really fun, but you'll learn more about your province while exploring!

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If you're a fan of unbelievable sights and nature, some of these locations are amazing places to explore. Below are some of the places in Nova Scotia that will make you feel far away! 

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Cape Breton Highlands

An absolutely stunning place to visit, the Cape Breton Highlands will make you feel like you're far far away in Scotland. With massive cliffs, beautiful beaches, the Highlands has so much to offer.


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The Bay of Fundy

Walking along the coast, watching the unreal tide levels and just exploring this unbelievable shore, will make you forget all of your worries. The Bay of Fundy is a beautiful place to explore. 


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Cape Sable Island

Also known as Cape Island, this beautiful island at the southern most point of the province is unreal. The island is rich with history and is a wonderful place to explore. 


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Skyline Trail

Also in The Cape Breton Highlands, the Skyline Trail is a trail you should not pass up exploring. This seven-kilometre trail is a great place to go for a hike and get outside. You'll feel like you're in Ireland with these views!


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Thomas Raddall Provincial Park

Along the South Shore, Thomas Raddall Provincial Park will make you feel like you're far away on one of their white sand beaches, while you relax and unwind. 


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Sunrise Trail

Located on the Northumberland Shore, the Sunrise Trail is a stunning place to get up early and watch the sunrise.


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Gypsum Quarry

This secluded swimming hole in Cheticamp is an awesome way to run away to for a day. You could also head out on one of the trails to catch a fantastic view of the gorgeous water!


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Sable Island

This small island just off Nova Scotia's coast is an amazing place to spend some time with nature. Experience the breathtaking sights and of course the free-roaming Sable Island horses.

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Katie McBride Dalhousie Grad, self-proclaimed Disney princess and a seeker of adventure.