Your authentic Lunenburg experience starts here
Discover the beauty of iconic Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, a UNESCO World Heritage Site
For more than 30 years, Lunenburg Walking Tours has been providing authentic travel experiences in one of Canada’s most treasured destinations. Join us today for an incredible guided walking tour.
Explore Lunenburg’s stunning architecture & colourful history
With spectacular sites around every corner in Old Town Lunenburg, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, this hour-long tour is brimming with local history, 18th century and Victorian architecture.
Our knowledgeable guides bring the sites to life with a mix of captivating stories, anecdotes and fascinating folklore.
Duration: 60+ minutes
Time: 10:00am 2:00pm
Availability: May - Oct
Uncover the secrets of Lunenburg’s chilling past
It has been said that Lunenburg has more folklore, superstitions, and ghost stories than any other place in Nova Scotia.
While wandering past ornate houses by lantern light, our seasoned guides will fill your head with tales of hauntings, hangings, and ghost sightings!
We also offer a family-friendly night for the little ones.
Duration: 90 minutes
Availability: Jun - Oct
Legends of Bluenose
Discover the amazing stories of Canada’s iconic Bluenose
Few things in Canada are more legendary than Bluenose. And, there is only one place to truly experience this piece of our nation’s history: right here in Lunenburg!
Join our friendly guides on this epic Bluenose walking tour along Lunenburg's waterfront, and learn her fascinating story.
Duration: 90 minutes
Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Availability: Jul - Aug
Lunenburg Distilled - A Spirited Adventure
Discover Lunenburg’s rum-running past and its successful rum-producing present during this half-day, intimate tour. You’ll explore the town by boat and by foot, sample award-winning rum, taste local delicacies, and enjoy cocktails and sea tales aboard Canada’s oldest saltbank schooner. Add a Haunted Lunenburg ghost walk to turn this exclusive experience into a day-long adventure.
Groups & Private Tours
We are pleased to offer a range of customizable tour options for larger groups as well as more intimate gatherings with private bookings. No matter the size, our expert guides will make your group’s visit to Lunenburg come alive with an authentic historical experience!
What our guests are saying...
Lunenburg Walking Tours is proud to be recognized by TripAdvisor as the recipient of a Travelers Choice Award for 2021. We look forward to welcoming you during our 2022 season, your authentic Lunenburg experience starts here!
Weather & cancellation policy
Our tours run rain or shine. If you need to cancel, please contact us at least 48 hours in advance of the start of your tour for a full refund. Otherwise, you are welcome to reschedule, as availability allows, or we can issue a credit for future use.
Each tour requires a minimum number of participants. If a tour is cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, or because of exceptional circumstances such as hazardous weather, you’ll be notified and offered a different date/experience or a full refund.
Our tours run rain or shine. A little rain doesn’t stop us but exceptional circumstances like hazardous storms with severe thunder and lightning, and heavy rain, may force us to cancel. We will contact you if your tour is canceled, and you will be refunded if re-scheduling is unavailable.