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Open Top Private Tours

1169 Hollis St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 2P6, Canada
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Open Top Tours is Top Notch

Karl was a wealth of local knowledge and gave us a great 6.5 hour tour of Halifax, Peggy's Cove... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
jkrolf1
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Cicero, New York
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Great Day

Great tour with our guide Mel. Nice to get away from the crowds of a large cruise ship tour and... read more

Reviewed 9 December 2017
Marla C
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“Open Top Tours” provides visitors an unique and intimate way to enjoy Nova Scotia in 4 X 4 Jeeps. We would love to take you on a day tour and excursion to visit local fishing villages, taste our amazing wines or simply relax on our spectacular beaches. Our guides are well versed and will share stories along the way. We are proud to offer you several tour options to suit your pleasure in all seasons. Whether you are in town for business or pleasure you should experience the beauty of Nova Scotia in one of our Open Top Jeeps !
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“halifax area” (8 reviews)
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1169 Hollis St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 2P6, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Karl was a wealth of local knowledge and gave us a great 6.5 hour tour of Halifax, Peggy's Cove, and Oak Islands areas yesterday. He took us to The Rope Loft in Chester for lunch...Great choice! Thanks Open Top Tours! Jim and Katie

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Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

Great tour with our guide Mel. Nice to get away from the crowds of a large cruise ship tour and travel off the beaten path without such limited time constraints and strict itenerairy. Got to see Halifax at our own pace in a clean comfortable...More

Thank Marla C
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Reviewed 19 November 2017

My husband and I really enjoyed spending the day with Karl in his Jeep! We wanted to visit the Lunenburg area and learn about the local area. Karl made sure we visited everywhere we wanted to see and answered all our questions. Great day in...More

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Reviewed 5 November 2017

Mel Z was waiting on the pier when we arrived, with a very clean, comfortable jeep. We went to the Titanic burial ground, then headed out for sightseeing off the beaten path, no crowds, no lines it was Great ! Ate a delicious lunch at...More

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Reviewed 23 October 2017

A family group of four of us wanted to see the highlights of the Halifax area as well as take in as much of the fall color in the area as possible. We hired Open Top Private Tours based on the previous good reviews and...More

Thank DJfromDC
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Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

We had a fantastic tour with Karl this week. Loved the Jeep. Karl made it easy for us to find him off of our NCL cruise ship. He then took great care of us all day especially my 80+ year old inlaws - helping them...More

Thank Sarahlee40
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Reviewed 5 October 2017

We took a half day tour with Mel of Open Top Private Tours in July 2017. He was ready and waiting on the dock when we embarked from our cruise ship. Our first stop was the graveyard where Titanic passengers were buried. We then headed...More

Thank Stefanie D
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Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Booked last minute tour with Open Top off cruise ship. The jeep is new and comfortable. The guide is safe and knowledgeable. We were taken to the most beautiful sites Halifax has to offer for 5 hours. This may seem long but it flew by....More

Thank xxmenarcaxx
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Reviewed 27 September 2017

We booked this tour while on a cruise ship to Halifax. We wanted something different and wanted to avoid the large crowds of tourists. Open Top Tours delivered and designed a tour to meet our specific requests, including some short nature hikes. Mel Z was...More

Thank Todd P
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Reviewed 25 September 2017

Thank you Mel Z for a great day. We were meet at the cruise dock and spent the day touring downtown then out to Fisherman's Village for lunch and touring. Thanks to Mel's keep eyesight we even spotted the ever elusive "Murray the Moose". Highly...More

Thank scuffydog
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marginal
2 September 2017|
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Response from MelZilkowsky | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry. We would recommend the Annapolis Valley tour as you would see a lot of the trees lining the way to the valley and in the valley. Here you would also have chance to visit local wineries and/or... More
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marginal
2 September 2017|
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Response from MelZilkowsky | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry. We would recommend the Annapolis Valley tour as you would see a lot of the trees lining the way to the valley and in the valley. Here you would also have chance to visit local wineries and/or... More
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NANCYBRADFORD
10 October 2016|
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Response from Karl D | Property representative |
Hi, thank you for your email, could you please tell me when are you in Halifax. Thank you Karl
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