Discover Nova Scotia’s wines as we take you on a tour of our region’s celebrated wineries. Or hop aboard our Beer Bus for a trip through Halifax’s craft breweries. There’s a different food, beer and wine tour daily. From donairs to seafood, we cover the highlights in our walking and driving foodie tours. This is not your average city tour!
Discover Nova Scotia’s unique terrior as we take you on an entertaining and scenic tour of our region’s celebrated wineries. Tours depart daily from Halifax or the Annapolis Valley. For a specific wine, beer or culinary experience, our experts can build your perfect day in wine country for whatever the occasion.
A city tour with a food lover’s focus! Learn about the history of Halifax on a food and drink adventure. Get a taste of everything from Nova Scotian seafood to donairs, craft beer to local spirits, and all parts in between. Driven and walking tours of Halifax are offered each day. Customizable tours are available for groups.
Our most popular driving and walking tours in Halifax and Nova Scotia
Whether you’re looking for an opportunity to catch up with friends, planning a corporate event or seeking a romantic getaway, Grape Escapes and Taste Halifax has tours that cater to every group. Our philosophy is to meet every guests needs by tailoring each tour to be fun, relaxing, educational – a little taste of everything. Here are a few of our popular Halifax and Annapolis Valley tours.
We’re a locally operated company with a love of food, wine and Nova Scotia.
Sip & Taste Tours is made up of Grape Escapes Nova Scotia Wine tours (to the Annapolis Valley from Halifax) and Taste Halifax Food & Beer Tours (city tours). Owners Susan Downey Lim and Mike Lim are a young, local couple who have a passion for culinary tourism and showing off their province – their love for local wine, cider, beer and food is shared with guests from around the world. They are also co-owners of Halifax’s Chain Yard Urban Cidery, where Mike runs day to day operations. When not on tours or at the cidery, Susan and Mike enjoy spending time with their daughter, being outside and of course tasting the latest local food and drinks.
Small, unique and friendly tours are our specialty.
We don’t offer the standard big bus sightseeing tours. Our fleet of four comfortable vans and mini buses take guests around the province on an eating and drinking adventure, with sightseeing in between. Professional and knowledgeable guides make the Sip & Taste Tours fun, entertaining and never pretentious.
Our experience makes your experience awesome.
Grape Escapes is coming into its 10th season in 2021 operating wine tours 7 days a week from May-October. With different itineraries everyday and specialty tours on weekends during the winter, we have an outing to suit every occasion.
2021 is the 7th season for Taste Halifax, one of Halifax’s top-trending driving and walking food tours. From lobster rolls to donairs, craft cider to locally inspired cocktails and everything in between (including our very popular Beer Bus, a three hour craft beer tour).