Welcome to City Harbour Cruises.  We offer guided public boat tours and private charters of the Halifax harbour and surrounding areas. 

Ahoy mates! We are fully licensed to serve alcoholic beverages to our passengers. (Must be 19 years of age).


Come aboard and let us captain you and your friends and family on your very own private 26’ Grand Entertainer pontoon boat.  Relax, sit back and enjoy leisurely cruising in style!

We are the perfect venue for:

  • Family gatherings
  • Stags & Stagettes
  • Date nights & engagements
  • Birthdays & retirements
  • Corporate events
  • Company team building
  • Customer appreciation
  • Skipping crowded beaches
  • Skipping crowded tour boats
  • Just because!

What’s Included in our tours:

  • Friendly and fun Transport Canada Certified Operators
  • 1 complimentary bottled water per person (private charters only)
  • Licensed bar onboard
  • Cozy blankets if needed

What to bring: camera, sunglasses, hat, sunscreen, swimwear, towels, sweater, light snacks, and non-alcoholic beverages

Ask about our Charcuterie Boards, available on request.

Our Tours

One Hour Daytime & Early Evening Public Cruises

Come aboard, sit back and enjoy a fun-filled guided tour enriched with great facts and history of our beautiful Halifax harbour! Experience cruising along the Halifax waterfront, around Georges Island, under the bridge and into The Narrows to the location of where the Halifax Explosion occurred in 1917.  You will also get a great view of the East Coast Canadian Navy ships and if you’re lucky, observe some harbour seals and other sea mammals and birds along the way!

(Please note:  We also offer one hour and 2.5 hour private charters during the daytime and early evening hours.  See booking page).

Sunset Cruise

End the day right with your favorite people on your very own private captained pontoon boat.  Enjoy a leisurely evening cruise while taking in the beautiful sunset and sights of the Halifax Harbour and North West Arm.  Sit back, enjoy, and let us take care of the rest.

Romance Cruise

Take in the sunset with that special someone and make lasting unforgettable memories that you will cherish forever.  This private charter provides the perfect romantic setting for you and your loved one.  We are your answer to providing that unique and romantic venue for your special occasion and cherished memories.

*If you have a special request for this Romance Cruise, please let us know and we will do our best to accommodate your needs.

Rock The Harbour Cruise

Gather your friends and come aboard for a rockin’ good time!  During this evening cruise, we will play great rock hits from the 80’s and 90’s on our impressive sound system while you enjoy your evening cruising the beautiful Halifax Harbour on your very own private chartered Grand Entertainer pontoon boat.  Comfort and entertainment on the water at its best!  Spend time together and let the good times roll!

Country Night Cruise

How about getting some friends together for a “hoedown on the water!” Come aboard our Grand Entertainer pontoon and listen to your favorite country tunes while socializing with your friends and taking in the sights of the beautiful Halifax Harbour. We even have room for ya’ll to do the two-step!

Latin Sunset Cruise

Livin la vida! Come aboard for an evening filled with Latin flare on our 26’ Grand Entertainer pontoon boat!  Enjoy socializing with your friends while we play a variety of Latin party music and take you on a leisurely cruise along the Halifax Harbour and into the narrows of the beautiful Northwest Arm.