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Nova Scotia’s South Shore Region holds an invitation for you to explore in every season. Revitalize your senses and discover the natural beauty of life in the unique area of South Shore.
Chester, Mahone Bay, Lunenburg, LaHave, Bridgewater … Join in thriving local culture and experience unique annual events such as Folk Harbour Festival, Home and Garden tour and Scarecrow Festival, Chester Race Week, Christmas on the LaHave, Lobster season and countless more.
Savour freshly -baked artisanal bread at LaHave bakery or at Boulangerie Vendéene in Mahone Bay, step into nature and be invigorated at our plenteous Provincial Parks, and soak up the sun and sounds of the shore on famous beaches like Carter’s Beach, Crescent Beach, Rissers Beach, Queensland Beach. Visit the weekly farmer’s markets, savour a Haddock Burger at Oh My Cod!, take a drive on the scenic Lighthouse Route alongside the stunning Atlantic ocean, ride the LaHave ferry, or get in touch with our heritage at fascinating historical sites all here in Nova Scotia’s South Shore Region.
With over 400 years of history and vibrant Nova Scotian South Shore life today, there is so much to explore – you will never run out of stories to tell. Get immersed here and get amazed!