Do you wish you could afford a vacation right now? Even if money is tight, or you don't have any vacation days left at work to escape to somewhere exotic, there are still plenty of incredible adventures to be had closer to home. To help you get the relaxation you so desperately crave, we've gathered up some fun Nova Scotia staycation ideas that are perfect for any budget.\nIt's time to start the car and go on a road trip within Nova Scotia, as there are plenty of cute local Airbnbs that are perfect for you and your friends. For a unique stay, you can sleep in a raised glamping dome, which is perfect for someone who hates camping. Other fantastic options include sleeping in a charming 1800s coach house, or you could book a relaxing stay at a mini-cabin where you can enjoy views of the ocean.\nFor a more budget-friendly option, you could go on a self-guided tour to discover all the breathtaking waterfalls that Nova Scotia has to offer. Meanwhile, at Oaklawn Farm Zoo, you can visit all sorts of adorable animals from different countries such as lions, jaguars, zebras, and monkeys.\nHere are 11 Nova Scotia staycation ideas that will make you forget you're home:\nSleep In A Glamping Dome\nPrice Per Night: From $175\nNeighbourhood: Englishtown, NS\nWhy You Need To Go: This raised glamping dome is the perfect spot to spend some quality time outdoors.\n\n \n \n \n \n \n Paul | Airbnb\n \n \n \nBook Here\n\n\n\nExplore Local Waterfalls\nWhen: Year-round\nAddress: Various locations in NS\nWhy You Need To Go: Nova Scotia has so many breathtaking waterfalls to explore, like Eygpt Falls.\n View this post on Instagram Home 🍂✨ I can’t believe the beauty right here in Nova Scotia ♥️ this province is so stunning! Feeling so grateful to have been able to get up to Cape Breton to see the fall colours 🍂 squeezed in as many hikes as possible in a few short days - it was perfect! This was our first stop. ✨ #fallforCapeBreton A post shared by MAGGIE DIXON (@maggiedixon) on Oct 22, 2019 at 2:11pm PDT\n\nWebsite\n\n\n\n\nStay At The Coach House\nPrice Per Night: From $112\nNeighbourhood: Wolfville, NS\nWhy You Need To Go: This charming Airbnb original dates back to the 1800s.\n\n \n \n \n \n \n Russell & Cynthia | Airbnb\n \n \n \nBook Here\n\n\nDiscover Some Street Art\nAddress: Various locations in NS\nWhy You Need To Go: You can go on a walking tour to discover art in Nova Scotia that you've never seen before. One spot you can't miss is the neon mural in downtown Dartmouth at the corner of Portland Street and Victoria Road. \n View this post on Instagram Who’s the fairy godmother of the Cinderella Corner? A post shared by zoey (@zoeyjo) on Sep 26, 2019 at 7:58am PDT\n\nWebsite\n\n\n\n\n\nRelax In A Tiny House On The Water\nPrice Per Night: From $158\nNeighbourhood: Port Hood, NS\nWhy You Need To Go: This adorable tiny house has a spacious deck and is next to a private beach.\n\n \n \n \n \n \n Colin & Laura | Airbnb\n \n \n \nBook Here\n\n\nEnjoy Some Local Desserts\nAddress: Masstown Market, 10622 Nova Scotia Trunk 2, Debert, NS\nWhy You Need To Go: Nothing says relaxing like a lazy day enjoying a scoop of delicious ice cream. Around Nova Scotia, there are so many dessert spots to discover, so you can easily plan a tour to several places for a fun foodie adventure.\n View this post on Instagram 💛💙💜🍦🍦🍦 . . . #moonmist #moonmisticecream #trurobuzz @masstownmarket #masstown #masstownmarket #summer #icecream #yum #locallove A post shared by 💕AJ🐝 (@insufferable_muppet) on Jun 30, 2019 at 8:20am PDT\n\nWebsite\n\n\nExperience Life In A Yurt\nPrice Per Night: From $350\nNeighborhood: Blue Rocks, NS\nWhy You Need To Go: They offer multiple yurt packages, including a sunset kayak paddling tour, or you could also go seal watching.\n\n \n \n \n \n \n Pleasant Paddling | Website\n \n \n \nBook Here\n\n\n\n\n\nTake A Stroll In The Halifax Public Gardens\nPrice: Free\nAddress: 5665 Spring Garden Road, Halifax, NS\nWhy You Need To Go: This garden is gorgeous and is the perfect spot to spend a relaxing day walking through the blooming flowers and admiring the statues.\n View this post on Instagram A post shared by Liv (@livadams11) on Oct 6, 2019 at 10:57am PDT\n\nWebsite\n\n\n\n\nHit Up Oaklawn Farm Zoo\nPrice: $9\nAddress: 1007 Ward Rd, Aylesford, NS\nWhy You Need To Go: You'll have so much fun getting up-close to all the cute animals at the zoo.\n View this post on Instagram I miss this Llama more than home🤫 A post shared by Chloe Lake⚓️ (@chloelakex) on Aug 12, 2019 at 6:24pm PDT\n\nWebsite\n\n\n\n\n\n\n\nEscape To A Mini Cabin\nPrice Per Night: From $111\nNeighborhood: Englishtown, NS\nWhy You Need To Go: This mini cabin is perfect for a getaway with friends. Here, you can enjoy breathtaking views of the Atlantic ocean.\n\n \n \n \n \n \n Ton | Airbnb\n \n \n \nBook Here\n\n\n\nGo Wine Tasting\nAddress: Various locations in NS\nWhy You Need To Go: There are plenty of fantastic wineries where you can explore and sample some wine, such as Benjamin Bridge or Luckett Vineyards.\n View this post on Instagram 🥂Les deje en el blog el nuevo post con más detalles de mi visita a la región vinícola de Nova Scotia, Canadá. El link directo al post lo encuentran en mi bio ⤴️👀. . . . . #pamelasommelier #pamelasommelierinhalifax #vinoabrazos #quintoaniversariopamelasommelier #winelover #sommlife #sommelier #wineblogger #wineblogging #winelover #travel #halifaxenespañol #halifax #halifaxblogger #canada #explorecanada #lacadieblanc #gaspereauvalley #gasperauwinery #canadawine #novascotia #novascotiawine #novascotiawines A post shared by Pamela Casanova®️|Somm Vino (@pamelasommelier) on Sep 10, 2019 at 9:57am PDT\n\nWebsite\n\n\n\n\n\n\nThere are stories everywhere. If you spot a newsworthy event in your city, send us a message, photo, or video @NarcityCanada on Twitter and Instagram.