What better way to finish off the summer, than an epic road trip with your squad! This trip takes a total of 11 hours and 26 minutes, so be sure to bring lots of road trip snacks and some sunscreen. Starting out on Cape Breton Island and ending right in the heart of the province, this road trip is the perfect way to end your summer. 

These amazing places in Nova Scotia make the perfect road trip destinations for you and your squad to visit before the summer is over. Be sure to check out all of these amazing destinations and ensure that you bring a map (or let's be real, a phone charger) 

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Cape Breton Island

Start off your adventure hiking along the Skyline Trail, go swimming in the Gypsum Quarry in Cheticamp or if you need a serious adrenaline rush and go ziplining with Mountain Pine Adventures along the Cabot Trail!

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On this next leg of your journey, explore Victoria Park, climb Jacobs Later, enjoy some amazing fish and chips from Murphy's and grab yourselves some Nova Scotia swag from My Home Apparel.

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This super cute small town is a great place to stop along your trip! Visit the gorgeous Bay of Fundy to see the unbelievable tides, unwind along the Gasperau River in an inner tube, and take in some of the stunning old buildings like the Acadia Theatre.

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This adorable little ocean side town would make a great addition to any trip! Visit the Nova Scotia Firefighter's Museum, take a stroll through Frost Park or learn about oyster farming at Eel Lake Oyster Farm.

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An amazing place to spend an afternoon out of your car, Shelburne is educations for those looking to learn about shipbuilding, or learn about the heritage of the town at some of their museums!

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One of the best places in Nova Scotia to spend a day at the beach! Pack a picnic, grab your sunscreen and spend a day out of the bar and soaking up some sun!

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To add the perfect amount of Nova Scotia, small town charm to your road trip, Lunenburg is the perfect place to go. With many restaurants, adorable shops like Dots & Loops, amazing coffee shops like Laughing Whale Coffee Roasters, and of course the Bluenose II, Lunenburg is an awesome addition to any trip!

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The perfect place to end your trip, Halifax is obviously the perfect end location. With bucket list restaurants, so many patios to day drink on, and tons of tourist attractions, you and your squad will have tons to do!