Things to Do

Fairy Hole

Fairy Hole

Community: Englishtown

Cape Dauphin’s fairy hole is a spectacular hike, and swimming spot. But it does get steep at one point, where you will have to use a rope to help you…
Cabotto Chocolate Shop and Colourtura Art Gallery

Cabotto Chocolate Shop and Colourtura Art Gallery

Community: Indian Brook

All our truffles, bars and snacks are made from Callebaut, a premium Belgian chocolate, and the freshest of ingredients. Made in small batches, they are both beautiful and delicious! The Colortura…
Ingonish Whalewatching Tours

Ingonish Whalewatching Tours

Community: Ingonish Beach

Attention nature lovers! If you're looking for an exciting adventure, Ingonish Whale Watching Tours is calling your name! Take a once-in-a-lifetime journey to witness the majestic whales in their natural…
Alexander Graham Bell National Historic Site

Alexander Graham Bell National Historic Site

Community: Baddeck

Be inspired by the fascinating life and work of Alexander Graham Bell – inventor, scientist, teacher, and devoted family man. Wake up your own spirit of innovation through diverse experiences,…
Donelda’s Bird Island Puffin Tours

Donelda’s Bird Island Puffin Tours

Community: Englishtown

Located just 20 minutes east of the seaside village of Baddeck, Donelda’s Puffin Boat Tours take you to the nesting grounds of the adorable black, white, and orange-beaked Atlantic Puffin.…
Highland Village Museum | Baile nan Gàidheal

Highland Village Museum | Baile nan Gàidheal

Community: Iona

Take part in a traditional céilidh, hear Gaelic singing, learn to speak Gaelic phrases, and become captivated by the spirit of the pioneering Scottish Gaels. Gaze in wonder as first-person…
Bird Island Boat Tours

Bird Island Boat Tours

Community: Big Bras d'Or

Daily tours to see puffins, other seabirds, seals & bald eagles. Educational, uniquely narrated 2 3/4 hour tours. Rain or shine in our covered boat, with most windows removable for…
Cape Breton Highlands National Park

Cape Breton Highlands National Park

Community: Cape Breton Highlands NP

The world-famous Cabot Trail weaves through 950 km2 (366 sq. mi.) of magnificent highlands and coastal wilderness in northern Cape Breton. The park offers 26 hiking trails (from easy strolls…
MacCormack Provincial Park

MacCormack Provincial Park

Community: Iona

MacCormack Provincial Park is a small picnic park overlooking Bras d’Or Lake on Cape Breton Island off Route 223 on the Bras d’Or Lakes Scenic Drive. Picnic tables are scattered…
Dalem Lake Provincial Park

Dalem Lake Provincial Park

Community: Boularderie

Dalem Lake Provincial Park is on Cape Breton Island (3 km / 2 mi east of Boularderie East, 4 km/2.5 mi north off Highway 105 at St James Road).  Dalem…
Uisge Bàn Falls Provincial Park

Uisge Bàn Falls Provincial Park

Community: Forks Baddeck

Uisge Bàn Falls Provincial Park is a 1.5-hour round trip hike to a spectacular waterfall on Cape Breton Island, 14.5 km (9 mi) north of Baddeck (Highway 105, Exit 9).…