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Halifax Travel Guide

Halifax is a destination that welcomes visitors with open arms and is home to a rich cultural and modern attitude, reflected all over its streets.

Things to Do in Halifax

The city is best seen on foot, by walking its streets. Start at the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic for a vivid history experience, then onto the Citadel National Historic Site. And for those looking to have a fun night out, Halifax has a wide menu of options of bars, clubs and restaurants where you will likely catch some live music.

Round up your visit by discovering Halifax´s Central Garden, a grandiose park with fairy tail lagoons and fountains, and wide open green spaces.

Best Time to Visit Halifax

Halifax enjoys mildly warm summers, when most visitors arrive and the Royal Nova Scotia International Tattoo band show takes place. This festival lasts an entire week and features performers parading in musical bands.

Price and Availability Index in Halifax

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Halifax is in August, while the cheapest month is in February. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Halifax is in the high season in August. Halifax has its low season in January, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Halifax tends to be Tuesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Saturday. Vacation homes in Halifax tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.

The weather in Halifax

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Halifax. The warmest months in Halifax are July and June, when temperatures reach 87 ˚F. The coolest month is September, when temperatures drop to 4 ˚F. The wettest month in Halifax is December with 8.2 inches of rain, while the driest month is October with 2.06 inches of rain.

Vacation Rentals in Halifax

Choose the perfect accommodation for your trip at AllTheRooms.com. We aggregate Airbnb, Homeaway, VRBO and more. AllTheRooms has 6176 vacation rentals, hotels and other great places to stay during your time in Halifax, with everything from cheap hostels and homestays to luxury Airbnbs and hotels. For those trying to keep costs down, the lowest priced place to stay in Halifax comes in at $10 per night. A typical accommodation in Halifax costs on average $82 per night.

If you want to stay connected during your trip, then you can choose from over 1942 accommodations in Halifax that have WiFi. 184 of our accommodations in include a breakfast in the price. Fitness addicts can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 198 accommodations that have gym facilities. If you're planning on arriving in Halifax by car, be sure to choose from 1652 accommodations that provide parking. 54 accommodations come with a pool or jacuzzi

Those traveling with a dog, cat or some other animal can stay in one of 360 accommodations that are designated as pet-friendly.

AllTheRooms aggregates vacation rentals, hotels and other unique accommodation types from 6 providers in Halifax, including 1774 places to stay from Airbnb, 112 accommodations from Homeaway and 70 places to stay from VRBO

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