Yarmouth, Canada.
Yarmouth, Canada. Photo: Camille Seaman / Hurtigruten Photo

Yarmouth Walking Tour

Enjoy a leisurely exploration of this historic town on your own time to enjoy the day as you please.

Included in your cruise
  • Explore the heritage district of Yarmouth
  • Explore the Yarmouth County Museum
  • Taste local sweets
  • See the waterfront warehouses
  • Difficulty level

    Level 2: Easy

  • Duration

    2 hrs

  • Minimum number of passengers


  • Booking code


  • Notices

    Warm, layered clothing, and closed-toe walking shoes are recommended.

Yarmouth is known for some of the most exuberant examples of Victorian house styles in the Maritimes, a legacy of the wealthy captains and ship owners of the town’s seafaring Golden Age.  

You will be provided with a map to guide you through the town with highlighted stops where local guides are stationed to share the history and stories about the area. Explore the heritage district, which preserves several blocks of beautiful residences including the Pelton-Fuller Brush Home. At the Yarmouth County Museum, housed in a former granite church, enjoy refreshments and tasty sweets prepared especially for your visit. View historic waterfront warehouses from the sailing era such as the Killam Brothers Building. 

When you are ready, enjoy a leisurely stroll along the waterfront to return to your ship.