Where is Downtown Halifax?
Sometimes losing your way is the best way to find yourself. With that said, before you collect the keys to your rental car, it can be useful to know a few of the basics about Downtown Halifax — like where it lies on the map!
This neighborhood lies .2 miles to the southwest of the bustling streets of Halifax, the provincial capital of Nova Scotia.
Chuck your bags in the backseat, fill up the tank and get ready to head out of Downtown Halifax. With a population of 11,, there are loads of amazing folks for you to meet in Halifax.
What are the major attractions in Downtown Halifax?
Your road trip through Downtown Halifax wouldn't be complete without a quick stop to Halifax Citadel. Leave your suitcases safely in the trunk and take as much time as your heart desires looking around the area.
You needn't spend ages organizing your trip to Public Gardens Park. It's so close you can just jump out of bed, enjoy a lazy breakfast and meander on over!
Give that rental car a rest and exercise those legs. The Museum of Natural History is a hop, skip and a jump from the middle of this neighborhood and well worth a look. More adventure is waiting for you at the Neptune Theatre and the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic, which are also a stone's throw away.
What are the best road trip destinations near Downtown Halifax?
Head over and check out some nearby destinations, such as Halifax or Halifax Waterfront Boardwalk. Want to check out Halifax first? It's .2 miles from Downtown Halifax. Alternatively, Halifax Waterfront Boardwalk is .3 miles away.
Where are the best beaches near Downtown Halifax?
No matter the weather forecast, you'll be able to visit the incredible beaches near Downtown Halifax from behind the wheel of your own rental car. As you draw near to the ocean, keep an eye out for seabirds circling over these dazzling stretches of coastline:
- Chocolate Lake Beach (2 miles away).
- Burncoat Head Park (6 miles away).
- Rainbow Haven Beach Provincial Park (7 miles away).