Halifax Highlander Experience Excursion Reviews

Immerse yourself in the military heritage and traditions of the Scottish Highlanders who served the army of Queen Victoria through a detailed and hands-on interactive tour.
This was the best for me after a rocky start.
Sail Date: September 2018
This was the best for me after a rocky start. There was another bus issue when they loaded the 8 of us onto a repurposed hop on-hop off bus. The person in charge was trying to tell us about landmarks on the way but had to ask the bus ... Read More
This was the best for me after a rocky start. There was another bus issue when they loaded the 8 of us onto a repurposed hop on-hop off bus. The person in charge was trying to tell us about landmarks on the way but had to ask the bus driver. Neither had a loudspeaker. The Citadel was great. We did the "Highland Experience" and practiced with bagpipe chanters, learned how to do Victorian military drills (to the amusement of other tourists), raised signal flags and had a nice snack. Heading back to the ship we got on a real hop on-hop off bus with actual narration. We were on the top deck and I got a headache from the gas fumes but my husband got off at the Titanic cemetery (Fairview Lawn Cemetery) and said that it was more moving that he'd thought it would be. Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Norwegian Cruise Line
We truly enjoyed this unique, once in a lifetime experience!
Sail Date: September 2018
We truly enjoyed this unique, once in a lifetime experience!
We truly enjoyed this unique, once in a lifetime experience! Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Norwegian Cruise Line
Memorable Citadel, sentry, and tour, but walking was too much!
Sail Date: August 2012
Memorable Citadel, sentry, and tour, but walking was too much!
Memorable Citadel, sentry, and tour, but walking was too much! Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Carnival Cruise Line