Here's a sample itinerary for a drive from New York City to Halifax. If you're planning a road trip to Halifax, you can research locations to stop along the way. Traveling with a dog or cat? View pet-friendly stops between New York City and Halifax. Find the best hotels, restaurants, and attractions based on the most talked about places recommended by Trippy members.
Your starting point is New York, New York.
You can enter an exact street address if you want to get precise directions, but this is optional.
Since there are only 2 travelers, we assume you're driving 1 car. You can adjust the number of people traveling at the top. We assume a maximum of 4 passengers per car, but you can change the number of cars to fit your situation.
Hartford (12 answers)
The Mark Twain House & Museum (4 mentions)
Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art (2 mentions)
questions about Hartford:
What is your favorite restaurant in Hartford?
Boston (200 answers)
Faneuil Hall (30 mentions)
Freedom Trail (29 mentions)
Fenway Park (26 mentions)
Harvard Square (18 mentions)
Harvard University (17 mentions)
restaurants around Boston:
Legal Sea Foods
Island Creek Oyster Bar
Alden & Harlow
questions about Boston:
Best way to get to downtown Boston from Logan Airport
Is the Boston Freedom Trail worth a visit?
Worried about Boston cold weather. What should I wear?
Where are the best shopping deals in Boston?
What are the can't miss things to do in Boston?
Portland (Maine) (47 answers)
Portland Head Light (2 mentions)
restaurants around Portland (Maine):
Standard Baking Co
Bao Bao Dumpling House
Eventide Oyster Co.
hotels around Portland (Maine):
Portland Regency Hotel & Spa
questions about Portland (Maine):
Good restaurants in Portland
Best places to eat in Portland, ME
Things to do and good restaurants in Portland, ME
Best Breakfast spots in Portland, Maine?
Camden (Maine) (7 answers)
Moncton (2 answers)
Your final destination is Halifax, Canada.
You can enter the exact street address of your destination, but this is optional.
Are you going straight to a hotel, or looking for a vacation rental or Airbnb?
The best resource on neighborhoods, areas, and hotels is the Trippy page on where to stay in Halifax.
If you're looking for a quick answer, you can check out Halifax Citadel, which was mentioned 3 times on Trippy.
Here are some more hotels people talk about:
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Need some recommendations on somewhere to get food?
Trippy members suggest The Bicycle Thief, which was mentioned 4 times.
Want to research more popular restaurants in Halifax? Click the blue button below.
This section could be endless, so rather than trying to suggest every local activity or attraction, we'll leave it open-ended.
These are some of the places people talk about on Trippy:
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