Halifax Harbour Islands Culinary & Glamping Adventures
You will be WOWED by this exclusive culinary, outdoor adventure & glamping package on Georges Island National Historic Site & McNabs Island Provincial Park.
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Now booking for 2018
The secret is out. Our event was just featured in the Globe and Mail, Canada’s National Newspaper:
From August 3 to 12, 2018, the Halifax Harbour Islands will host a world class culinary, outdoor & glamping adventure.
Georges Island Glamping & Dining Adventure
$998 – Single or double occupancy
3:30 pm Day 1 to 10:00 am Day 2
Your experience includes:
Exclusive private island experience limited to 18 guests – 2 adults per safari-style tent
Spectacular sunset over the Halifax Skyline & sunrise over the harbour & islands
Safari-style glamping tent accommodations within the walls of Fort Charlotte
Return boat transportation from the Halifax Waterfront to Georges Island
Live local entertainment – music & maritime tales by campfire
Tour of Fort Charlotte & labyrinth of tunnels
Ice-wine infused marshmallows & s’mores
Local award-winning craft beer & wine
Upgrade to the Ultimate 2-Island Urban Glamping & Culinary Adventure
Add $275/adult or $499/couple
Small Group Experience – Maximum 12 Guests
8:30 am to 4:00 pm Day 1
Your once-in-a-lifetime experience begins with an exclusive before-hours breakfast in the beautiful Small Craft Gallery of the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic, followed by a private tour of Titanic & Halifax Explosion Exhibits. Get a taste of the maritime life with Captain Jeff Farwell on an amazing adventure on his Beneteau sailing yacht. Arrive on McNabs Island with windswept hair & new esprit de vivre. Enjoy A delicious chef-prepared Oceanside picnic lunch overlooking a crescent beach & lighthouse. A guided hike exploring forest and coastal trails, forts, a lagoon, dunes & beaches awaits. Animal encounters may include marine life such as otters, seals, harbour porpoise & whales, seabirds such as endangered piping plovers, cormorants & ospreys as well as deer, fox, otters and snowshoe hare.
After a full day of adventure, we’ll travel by charter boat to an enchanting overnight on Georges Island. After some time to relax, we’ll embark on a tour of Georges island, Fort Charlotte & her labyrinth of tunnels. Wine/craft beer & food pairings are a prelude to an amazing sunset dinner overlooking the Halifax skyline. Enjoy ice-wine-infused s’mores & talented local musicians by campfire before retiring to your well-appointed safari-style glamping tent. Your morning includes an oceanfront breakfast, optional short invigorating hike and optional guided ocean kayak tour (See 2 Hour Harbour & Georges Island Exploratour for details).