Peggy's Cove Lighthouse, Peggy's Cove

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The iconic Peggy's Cove Lighthouse beckons travelers by land and sea with its traditional white-and-red facade, as it marks the rugged eastern entrance to the bay. Step along the water-worn, rounded granite rocks that the beacon is built on, and watch the powerful Atlantic break heavily against them. The lighthouse represents a major stop on the region's Lighthouse Trail scenic drive. Be sure to take extra care exploring this area, as visitor can be swept off the rocks by larger waves. Don't forget your camera and capture this lighthouse, renowned for its composition. Arrange your visit to Peggy's Cove Lighthouse and discover more family-friendly attractions in Peggy's Cove using our Peggy's Cove trip itinerary builder app.
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  • From Halifax, it was about an hour's drive to Peggy's Cove, a small rural community that is the site of Peggy's Point Lighthouse. This is an active lighthouse and an iconic Canadian image. It is one.....  more »
  • You have seen it many times however, seeing it in person cannot be topped. The slate stone, the crashing waves, every moment there is a different picture to capture. A popular stop, go earlier in...  more »

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