From Lunenburg, the well-known city of Moncton is 120 miles (193 kilometers) to the north.
While it may be tempting to simply sit back and relax while visiting Lunenburg, keep in mind that the surrounding region's treasure-trove of scenic delights await. Pay a visit to the Kinsmen Field and DesBrisay Museum in and around Bridgewater, approximately 10 miles (16 kilometers) to the east of Lunenburg.
Organize some transportation and head to Halifax, a regional center, situated some 40 miles (64 kilometers) from Lunenburg. The place has a number of visitor attractions, such as Maritime Museum of the Atlantic, Angus L. Macdonald Bridge and Public Gardens Park. Museum of Natural History, St. Paul's Anglican Church and Dalhousie University are also good places to spend time.
Journey back in time during your time in the area. Take a trip to one of the old towns for which this part of the world is known. Expand your mind by spending a few hours at Nova Scotia's fascinatingaters, art galleries and history museums.
Take some time to relax upon the water with a spot of swimming or boating. Bird watching and wildlife watching are just some of the great low stress activities in the Nova Scotia area.
At the end of your time in this city, there's a good chance you'll catch yourself making plans to return to this beautiful holiday spot.