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The Halifax Explosion GPS-Guided Audio Walking Tour

Halifax, Canada
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2 hoursMobile & paper tickets accepted

Keep the professional tour guide experience, ditch the crowded tour groups, tight schedules and high prices. Live GPS map shows where you are and where to go next. As you get close, tour guide commentary will automatically play. You'll not only see historical sites & landmarks, but hear the stories of tragedy, survival & perseverance that surfaced from the 1917 Halifax Explosion.

During the 5km tour you'll see the Memorial Bell Tower, Hydrostone District & various memorials, and learn about the miracle of Ashpan Annie, the adventure of Billy Wells, the ensuing Tsunami & much more!

Don't just see the landmarks & memorials, hear what they have to say.

The tour also comes with a fun location based trivia game. After the commentary plays, look at your device and tap your guess at the answer. See your score as you go. Getting started is easy, just book the tour, download the app and go. Note: the number of travelers you select is the number of devices you can download the tour too.

What's Included

  • Customer Service via Phone & Email
  • Lifetime tour access on Tripvia Tours app for Android & iOS
  • Download on WIFI before (no signal required or data used during tour)
  • Attraction tickets
  • Smartphone or tablet

What To Expect

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Pass By: Hydrostone Park, 5547 Young St, Halifax, NS B3K 1Z7, Canada

Here at Hydrostone Park, we begin our tour to hear about the people who lived here and learn how a war-time city came together to give aid to victims and rebuild a vibrant neighbourhood. . Although 'Pass by Without Stopping' is checked off, remember you can stop at as many attractions and take as long to complete the tour as you like.

Pass By: St. Joseph's Square, 5450 Kaye

The Location

Where To Go

Hydrostone Park, 5547 Young St, Halifax, NS B3K 1Z7, Canada

Departure time

Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods. 7/28/2020 - 5/4/2022
Monday - Sunday:12:00 AM - 11:30 PM


Halifax, Canada

Return details

Returns to original departure point

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Stroller accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


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