Digby, NS, Adventure & Travel Guide

Nova Scotia, Canada Travel and Adventure

On the shores of the Annapolis Basin

Digby, Nova Scotia, Canada is "The scallop capital of the world". The maritime village rests on the shores of the Annapolis Basin, at Digby Gut, eventually connecting with the Bay of Fundy. The village is a great destination for lighthouses, beaches and ocean sightseeing parks and trails. And then there the seafood thing too.


Top 10 Things To Do, Adventures, Attractions, Activities in Digby, NS

Top things to do, attractions, adventures and activities enjoyed in Digby, Nova Scotia, Canada include fishing, scallop harvesting, boating, sailing, sightseeing, hiking, sea kayaking, whale watching, picnicking, and golfing.

Best Parks, Trails, & Places of Interest in Digby, NS, Canada

The best attractions, activity and adventure destinations located in Digby, Nova Scotia includes Gilbert Cove Lighthouse, Point Prim Lighthouse, Admirals Walk (Digby Waterfront Walkway), Brier Island (Western Point) Lighthouse, Lake Midway Provincial Park, Balancing Rock Trail, Bear River Lighthouse, Grand Passage Lighthouse, Peter's Lighthouse Lookout, Sandy Cove Beach, Central Grove Hiking Trail and Pond Cove Beach.

What are the Accommodations, Services and Amenities in Digby, NS?

What type of places to stay are there available in Digby, NS? Places to stay include accommodations like motels, hotels, vacation homes, B&Bs (bed and Breakfasts, and campgrounds.

Important services and amenities for travelers when exploring in and around Digby, NS, Canada includes pubs, gift shops, restaurants, gas station, grocery stores, liquor store, cell service, and internet, and transportation services including a marina, taxi service and a ferry connecting to Saint John, New Brunswick.

Best Digby, NS Museums, Historic Sites, Art & Culture

The best places for travellers to enjoy museums, historic sites and cultural venues like art, music and theatre in and around Digby, Nova Scotia, Canada includes the St. Bernard Church, Digby Fish Market, Admiral Digby Museum, Heritage Centre, Maud Lewis House and a wide selection of lighthouses. 

How Do I Get To Digby Nova Scotia?

Vehicle: From Truro, Nova Scotia, a main gateway community entering Nova Scotia, travel Highway #236 and #101 southwest 296 kilometres (2 hour 58 minutes) to the community of Digby, NS. Other transportation in the community includes taxi.

Air: The closest international airport to Downtown Digby is the Halifax Stanfield International Airport (YHZ) (2 hours 32 minute drive - 234 kms). 

Ferry: Ferry service from Digby, Nova Scotia, Canada to Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada. (schedule). There is also a marina.

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