Cape Breton's Inland Sea


Tour Number

Activity Level



Shore Excursion, Museums / Culture, Local Experience, Day Trip / Out of Town


Kid Friendly: No.

Friendly: No.
Must be able to get in and out of car.

Maximum travelers: 4



English (fluent)

Bras D'or Lakes,Highland Village Museum and Alexander Graham Bell Museum

Travel along the scenic shoreline of the Bras D'or Lakes. Known as Canada's inland sea it is an international cruising destination with numerous coves and islands. With a rich eco-system that provides habitats for various types of wildlife.

This tour includes the a visit to the Highland Village Museum located in the Iona area as well as a visit to the Alexander Graham Bell Museum located in Baddeck.
Returning to the Sydney area we will also stop at two renowned look-offs, St. Ann's Bay area and the Seal Island bridge look-off with a wonderful view of the Bars D'or lakes.

We can also consult with your group prior to arrival and develop a custom tour and tour stops based on your requests.

Should your group of travelers be larger than 4 persons please inquire regarding a customized tour for your group.


General Itinerary:

Pick up at arrivals pier in Sydney then travel along Bras D'or lakes shorelines to Christmas Island and Iona. A visit to the Highland Village pioneer museum requires that you are able to walk for about 45 minutes.
We then continue to travel through historic settlement lands before crossing on the Little Narrows ferry.
Onwards to Baddeck and the Alexander Graham Bell Museum. Time permitting - after a visit to the museum we can visit the village of Baddeck. We then will return to the Sydney area via Kelly's Mountain where we will have the opportunity to enjoy both the St. Ann's Bay and the Seal Island bridge look-offs.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Meeting point a the end of the arrivals pier.
Ask for the pre-booked tours area.
Guide will hold a card with your name on it.

End location: Cruise Passengers will be dropped off at the arrivals pier.
Hotel guests will be dropped off at their accommodations near the front desk area.

Duration: 6 hours

Inclement weather may increase travel time by 30 minutes.


Air Conditioned
Ford Escape SUV.
Chevrolet Mini van

What’s Included

Included are light refreshments (snacks) and non-alcoholic drinks, water and juice.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

20 CAD - Per Person Admission fees to Highland Museum and Alexander Graham Ball Museum.

What’s Extra

Items of a personal nature

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