Create Your Own DIY Sightseeing Map in Halifax, Canada

Create your own self-guided walk to explore the city, starting from your hotel or a place of your choice. Afterwards the customized walk can be saved to your mobile phone or tablet.

Step 1: Select Attractions

Select the city attractions to be included in the custom walk by tapping "Select" button under the sight image. Maximum 15 attractions per walk.
Category*:
All Nations Christian Reformed Church
Army Museum (must see)
Art Gallery of Nova Scotia (must see)
Barrington Street
Brunswick Street United Church
Burbidge Building
Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21
Church of Saint David
City Hall
Costume Studies Museum
Dalhousie Art Gallery
Discovery Centre (must see)
Economy Shoe Shop
Eyelevel Gallery
Fenwick Tower
Forrest Building
Gallery Page and Strange
Government House of Nova Scotia
HMCS Sackville
Halifax Alehouse
Halifax Central Library
Halifax Citadel National Historic Site (must see)
Halifax Farmers' Market (must see)
Handsmiths Inc.
Khyber Centre for the Arts
Maritime Museum of the Atlantic (must see)
Maxwell's Plum
Niche SupperClub
Nova Scotia House of Assembly
Nova Scotia Museum of Natural History (must see)
Nova Scotia Sport Hall of Fame
Pacifico Nightclub
Paragon Theatre
Public Gardens (must see)
Reflections Cabaret
Saint George's Church
Saint Mary's Basilica (must see)
Saint Matthew's United Church (must see)
Saint Patrick's Church
Saint Theresa's Church
Seeds Gallery
Shirreff Hall
Spring Garden (must see)
St. Paul's Church (must see)
Studio 21
The Argyle
The Dome
The Old Triangle
The Seahorse Tavern
The Split Crow Pub
Thomas McCulloch Museum
Town Clock (must see)
University of King's College
ViewPoint Gallery
Zwicker's Gallery

Step 2: Select Starting Point

The walk's starting point can be either one of the selected attractions or some other personal place of choice, e.g. your hotel or nearby metro station.
Select one*:

Place Name*:
Locate the Place*: get GPS coordinates


Step 3: Create/Update Route

The selected attractions are displayed on the map below. The red pins mark must-see attractions, green pins - ordinary attractions. If you selected a hotel or another personal place in Step 2, it is marked by a blue pin.
Tour starting point is your personal place specified in Step 2.
Indicate the tour start point by entering the map pin ID in the field below.
Starting Point*: Numeric value.


Step 4: Save Your Custom Walk

Enter a name for your custom walk, along with email address, in the fields below. You will get instructions by email for retrieving your custom walk within the GPSmyCity app. You can fine-tune the walk's route within the app by re-ordering the sights manually.
Walk Name*:
Email*: