Canada Select Rated - 4 1/2 Stars

Welcome to Tulips and Thistle B & B

Tulips and Thistle Bed & Breakfast is located at Truro in the Heart of Nova Scotia, renowned for the world famous Tidal Bore.  Our ideal location within the scenic Glooscap Trail allows our guests to use Tulips and Thistle as a base for delightful day-trips to such sites as rugged Cap D'Or, historic Pictou, dramatic Peggys' Cove, picturesque Lunenburg, the lovely Annapolis Valley and the city of Halifax or to participate in experience packages that include sea-kayaking, hiking, golfing, tidal bore rafting or birding.

Tulips and Thistle Bed & Breakfast offers its guests luxury accommodation in a spacious home sited among mature trees and beautiful gardens.  Let us make you welcome - and treat yourself to city comfort among country charm.


"It was so wicked. Thank you for your hospitality - S.S., Korea"

Many of our guests use Tulips and Thistle as a base from which to explore and experience the interesting offerings of Central Nova Scotia.  We would be happy to offer trip-planning suggestions based on our local knowledge.  We include in this site five examples of enjoyable day-trips from Tulips and Thistle.