Experience foot-stomping energy and spectacular scenery set ablaze with fall foliage at Cape Breton’s annual International Music Festival, Celtic Colours. 

Tour Dates: October 16th to 20th, 2019


Highlights Include:

  • Four nights accommodations

  • Daily breakfast and two dinners included

  • Tickets for four Celtic Colours Official Concerts and one night at Festival Club (optional)

  • Tour of the Cabot Trail

  • Visit to the Fortress of Louisbourg

  • Transportation from Halifax and return

Pricing Options:

SAVE 20% on Bookings before April 30, 2019

Quadruple Occupancy - $1,636 per person ($1,309 with discount)

Triple Occupancy - $1,734 per person ($1,387 with discount)

Double Occupancy - $1,929 per person ($1,543 with discount)

Single Occupancy - $2,515 per person ($2,012 with discount)

  • Prices are in Canadian Dollars and include taxes.

  • Deposit required of $500 with balance due August 31st. Bookings made after this date require full payment.

  • Deposits are non-refundable.

  • Be sure to let us know if you are a solo traveller looking to share a room where possible.

This is a shared small group tour accepting a maximum of eight guests for the tour.

To book, or for further questions, please email info@cabotdiscoverytours.com .


Celtic Colours 2019

Day 1 – Wednesday October 16th, 2019

Your guide will meet you at stops between Halifax and the Canso Causeway and travel directly to the concert. Check in to your accommodations for your four night stay.

Day 2 – Thursday October 17th, 2019

Enjoy a hot breakfast at your hotel before departing at 8:30 am for a tour of the Cabot Trail. The Cabot Trail is Nova Scotia's iconic road trip, a 300 kilometre journey along coastlines, through picturesque fishing villages, traversing through the mountains of the Cape Breton Highlands National Park. Join your group for dinner before travelling for the evening concert. Optional: Festival Club at the Gaelic College after the show.

Day 3 – Friday October 18th, 2019

Breakfast at the hotel before enjoying a day on your own to explore the village of Baddeck. Take part in the many Celtic Colours workshops and demonstrations during the day or just enjoy the day visiting the shops and restaurants that line the main street. The AG Graham Museum is a must-see in Baddeck and a sail on the Amoeba across the Bras D'Or lakes is a relaxing way to spend the afternoon before the evening show.

Day 4 – Saturday October 19th, 2019

After breakfast, travel to the Fortress of Louisbourg National Historic Site to experience life in a reconstructed 16th Century fortress. Visit downtown Sydney for some sightseeing and dinner before attending the Grand Finale of Celtic Colours 2019. 

Day 5 – Sunday October 20th, 2019

Breakfast before checking out of hotel. Return transportation to Halifax.