Travel Information


For travel, Visa Information and accommodation related questions or general questions about WUWNet'17, you can reach out to Xiao Liu at X.Liu@Dal.Ca.


WUWNet’17 will take place at Prince George Hotel, located at: 1725 Market St, Halifax, NS, Canada, B3J 3N9. The hotel is in downtown Halifax in close proximity of the city's waterfront, as shown in the map below. It is approximately 40 km from the Halifax International Airport. The rooms have been negotiated by the WUWNet committee at a preferrential rate. The reduced rate is guaranteed for the conference, Phone the hotel directly at 1-800-565-1567 and ask for the "International Conference on Underwater Networks".

The major international airport in Halifax is Halifax Stanfield International Airport. From the airport, shuttles, and taxis are available to take you to different locations in the city.


Download the information regarding Airport, Taxi, Weather and places to visit here.

Center for Ocean Venture & Entrepreneurship (COVE) facility.

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As a major seaport in Canada, Halifax has a lot to offer. Below are some helpful resources for general tourist information:

Famous and popular local attractions include but are not limited to: