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Day 5 - Sydney - History, Color and Cultural

Day 5 - Sydney - History, Color and Cultural

Duration: 2hr

Available: Day 5 8:30 am

Activity Level: Mild - Full participation may require leisurely walking over primarily even surfaces. There may be a limited number of steps, a minimal amount of cobblestones or uneven surfaces, and some standing for extended periods of time.



Explore Sydney aboard a sightseeing bus. Starting in the historic north end settled in 1785 by British Loyalists from the New England colonies., you'll pass Victoria Park, the site of the original garrison camp, and continue through downtown Sydney. Take pictures at Wentworth Park and visit Whitney Pier Museum, the former site of Sydney Steel Mills, and continue to the First Nations community of Membertou.



  • Sydney City Center: Explore Sydney and its highlights from coal area to sea views, the largest community and commercial center of Cape Breton Island.
  • Whitney Pier Museum: Learn about the importance to the economy of the Sydney Coal Fields. These industries brought immigrants from many parts of the world.


Important details and advisements

  • Guests must be able to enter/exit the tour transportation unassisted.
  • This tour takes place in a foreign country where laws, regulations and business practices may vary from your home country. This could include significant differences in transportation mode and quality, infrastructure, regulations, and driving practices. Make sure to familiarize yourself with the associated risks and travel warning at,, or your country equivalent travel advisory system, and consider when selecting or participating in any tour.
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