Services and Prices

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McNabs Island Ferry is proud to provide the best service and the best prices to the Halifax Harbour Island. Operating primarily from Fishermans Cove, Eastern Passage, we offer:
  • free parking
  • reduced fare - compared to the Halifax side of the harbour.
  • flexible schedule (load and go on demand)
  • quick three to four minute crossing to McNabs Island
  • plus, all the attraction of Fishermans Cove.
Return fares from Fishermans Cove to McNabs Island: Adults $20.00 , Children/Seniors $15.00. Children 5 yrs. and younger are FREE *

The Harbour

  • Transport to/from the islands from Fishermans Cove (Eastern Passage)
  • Hiking, biking, history, & nature tours
  • Bird & marine mammal observation tours
  • Family/group/club/co. picnics and parties.
  • Educational school field trips
  • Customized island hopping tours. Ask for pricing to Lawlors and Devils Island **
  • Call for information about "Special" Cruises
  • Hourly Marine Service Rate: $100.00 for custom tours/destination/services. We can help arrange your party or picnic - ask for details.

    Ask about Sun Cheques and Rain Cheques.

    * Service pricing and tours are based on late spring, summer, and early fall. Late fall, winter, and early spring pricing and services offered are based upon the time of year and weather. Prices are subject to change without notice.

    ** Tours to Devils Island ($30.00/person) are limited to good weather and sea conditions (usually early in the morning or evening)


    For more information or to book your trip to any of the Islands, please phone Mike Tilley (Owner/Operator) Ph: 902-465-4563
    or if you live outside Metro Halifax, Nova Scotia -
    call 1-800-ECO-ILND (326-4563)

    For more information on the islands please visit the
    Friends of McNabs Island Site.

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