Worlds 10 Most Famous and Oldest Lighthouses. Sambro Island Lighthouse is Canada's oldest lighthouse, as well as the oldest continually-operating lighthouse in North America. At the entrance to Halifax Harbour Nova Scotia
Ingonish Beach, Nova Scotia - Ingonish Beach in the Cape Breton Highlands is covered with round pink stones. Ingonish Beach is the only beach in the Cape Breton Highlands National Park featuring both fresh and salt-water swimming.
Include our top attractions in your Nova Scotia travel itinerary. Go whale watching, tidal bore rafting, visit Peggy's Cove or Lunenburg, visit a winery or pub, and eat some fresh lobster. See our list of can't miss attractions.
Many people don't know that the Titanic victims were picked up by Canadian ships. The majority of the 328 bodies are buried in Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. Halifax also has an excellent museum downtown with artifacts from the ship.