Having seven people, we cannot take the usual taxi, unless we take two. Is there another way to get to Lousibourg?
Thanks in advance for your help!
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I don't really want to rent a van since we are only going there and back. Does anyone know if there is something similar to Uber? Or taxi service? We can split into 3 and 4, if needed. Also, how expensive would that be from the cruise port to Louisbourg?Using TaxiFareFinder and assuming it is working properly, the taxi fare would be about $78 plus tip one way. Travel time would be about 45 minutes.
I don't really want to rent a van since we are only going there and back. Does anyone know if there is something similar to Uber? Or taxi service? We can split into 3 and 4, if needed. Also, how expensive would that be from the cruise port to Louisbourg?To give you something to compare, a mid size car will run you around $30 (at least that's the rate we're paying in October), so about $60 for two cars.
Thanks! Van is rented. : )
And since you have the van (good move!) if you have time you can check out the Lighthouse near LouisbourgWhen we went to Louisbourg, we spent a little too much time at the Fortress and didn't get to go out to the lighthouse. Next time we will not miss it!
There is a hiking trail on the opposite side of the bay called the Louisbourg lighthouse trail. A fantastic hike. The site of the first lighthouse in Canada. There is a lighthouse still there next to the ruins of the original.