The World Famous Cabot Trail
The Cabot Trail winds around the northern end of Cape Breton Island. Drivers or hardy cyclists begin and end at many points in the circuit, but typically do so at the town of Baddeck.
An unexpected treasure for visitors to Cape Breton. One of the busiest harbors in North America during the 18th century and a key economic and military center in the New World. Visit the Fortress of Louisbourg is North America’s largest historical reconstruction.
Check out a Ceilidh
(Pronounced Kay-lee). In Cape Breton, you'll understand how big a role music plays in the lives of its residents. Popular acts like Rita McNeil, Stan Rogers, and Ashley McIsaac were either born in Cape Breton or lived there and became influenced by the music.
Go Whale Watching.
Surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean, Cape Breton waters are some of the best places to catch sight of a whale or go on an organized tour, in Cheticamp.
Feast on Lobster
If you like lobster, you can eat it morning, noon, and night here in Cape Breton. Lobster is fresh daily. You'll see lobster dinner signs across the island, especially along the coast.
Cabot Trail Roadsign