Guide to Cruise Ports and Terminals
Sydney Nova Scotia is situated on beautiful Cape Breton Island. Its cruise terminal is called the Joan Harriss Cruise Pavilion.
The Sydney cruise terminal is conveniently located in the heart of Sydney NS.
Please note that the terminal can handle only one large ship. Additional ships must anchor in the harbor and passengers are tendered to port.
Due to the location of the port, a shuttle is not required.
Public transit information is available at www.cbrm.ns.ca.
Sydney has as small historic district that surrounds an esplanade. It was founded by United Empire Loyalists fleeing the American Revolution.
Points of interest in Sydney include:
Fortress of Louisbourg
This is the oldest fortress in North America.
View map of Sydney Nova Scotia Cruise Port.
The Canadian dollar is used in Nova Scotia and throughout Canada. US currency is accepted by some retailers and restaurants.
Average monthly temperatures (celcius) and precipitation amounts received in Sydney are as follows:
Free Wifi is available at many local cafes and restaurants.