This photo is amazing and real! Courtesy of The Deep Sky Observatory located in Qunian in Yarmouth and Acadian Shores. They offer amazing Dark Sky experiences.  #visityas #visitnovascotia #explorecanada #acadianskiesCalling all Free Spirits - A beautiful shot in Yarmouth and Acadian Shores. Thanks for snapping this pic Debbie. #visityas #visitnovascotia #sunsetA unique perspective on le Village historique acadien de la Nouvelle Écosse as seen in the fall. #visityas #visitnovascotia #novascotia #pubnico #villageacadien #drone

Getting Here

Arrive By Sea

Via Portland, Maine

Travel aboard The Cat high speed ferry from Portland Maine to Yarmouth Nova Scotia. The Cat leaves Portland everyday at 2:30pm starting June 15. Book now

Via Saint John, New Brunswick

Travel aboard the Fundy Rose, with daily crossings from Saint-John New Brunswick to Digby Nova Scotia. After a short 2 hour and fifteen minute crossing with plenty of onboard of amenities you will just need to drive 45 minutes to Yarmouth & Acadian Shores. Book now

Arrive By Land

Driving from Halifax, there are four routes to Yarmouth and Acadian Shores.

  • Take Highway 101 from Halifax and head west via the Annapolis Valley.
  • Follow scenic route #1 along the Annapolis Valley and Fundy Shore south from Halifax.
  • Take Highway 103 from Halifax and head west via the South Shore.
  • Follow scenic route #3 south from Halifax along the South Shore.

Arrive By Air

Stanfield International Airport (YHZ) in Halifax, Nova Scotia is just a short three-hour drive away. There are daily flights from Canada, the USA, and Europe. Visit them online at

Yarmouth international airport also accepts charters and private flights. For more information, please call (902) 742-6484, Monday through Friday.

Visitor Information

228 Main St., Yarmouth, Nova Scotia

(902) 742-5033