Journey through Canada

The second biggest country after Russia, Canada has unique sites and beautiful landscapes. The tempting places here are enough to satisfy travelers’ wandering lust. The country with a bigger heart than its size offers the best scenic distractions for visitors.

In Canada’s central, Toronto, Niagra Falls, Montreal, Quebec, and Ottawa are the most tempting destinations. Whereas, in Western Canada, the cities of Victoria, Calgary, and Vancouver and the mountains of Rocky are the most impressive. In the east, lie the coastal landscapes of Maritime Provinces, the Gros Morne National Park with St. John’s and Halifax cities.

The great rivers flowing to the Arctic Ocean in the North give an incredible view as polar bears in the wild can also be seen. Visitors can explore the beauty of Canada by traveling to places like cities and towns of Whitehorse, Churchill, and Yellowknife and Nahanni National Park.

Planning a trip to Canada? Here is a list of top sights in Canada.

1. Niagra Falls

Niagra Falls

The Niagra Falls, offering natural attraction brings in thousands of travelers each year. Located just an hour distance from Toronto, the great falls offer a magical experience to the visitors. Niagara Gorge and Niagara Falls are attracting the daredevils and tourists since centuries.

Things to do

  • Have a view of ravishing waterfalls
  • A game on the resort, Niagara Fallsview Casino
  • Enjoy at the MarineLand

2. Quebec City

Quebec City

The city popularly known as the oldest walled city of North America is a place must-visit with family or partner if you want to experience romance and magic. Old Quebec is Canada’s one of the historical places to visit.

Things to do

  • Visit Citadel and other historic attractions
  • Wander in the picturesque Dufferin Terrasse
  • Relax at the Park, the Battle Fields

3. Whistler

Whistler, Canada

Just a short drive of 2 hours from Vancouver City lies the famous village and ski resort of Whistler. It has been a prominent sports area for winter but now has developed an important destination for summer as well, with mountains biking, golf and an atmosphere full of life.

Things to do

  • Visit the cultural centers and art museums to witness the vibrant culture of the town
  • Dine at Alta Bistro or 21 Steps
  • Indulge in hiking and snowmobiling

4. John’s

John’s canada

St. John’s, famous for its crayon-colored and jelly beaned houses, is like a San Francisco mini. St. John’s is the oldest city in Canada but is so refreshing like any other metro town hence perfect for the holidays!

Things to do

  • Do not miss to eat and shop at the popular Water Street!
  • Visit The Rooms to learn about the history and local culture
  • Spend time in the Cape Spear Lighthouse

5. Tofino

Tofino canada

A holiday with no beach would be boring. Tofino, a heaven for all water lovers and people seeking for comfort is the place to have a great time.

Things to do

  • Indulge in camping and kayaking at Pacific Rim National Park Reserve
  • Explore the popular breathtaking beaches like Chesterman Beach and Long Beach
  • Try the famous fish tacos

6. Old Montreal

Old Montreal

The horse carriages and spectacular charming historic buildings describe the enchanting vibes of Montreal, the oldest city. Visitors seeking for calm and peaceful environment, then Old Montreal is the perfect place! The Marche Bonsecours and Rue Bonsecors are the must-visit places in Old Montreal.

Things to do

  • Rejuvenate and relax at the Scandinave Spa
  • Take food tour at the Old Montreal
  • Shop your favorites
  • Explore the city underground

7. Banff National Park

Banff National Park

In the center of the sublime Rocky Mountains lies the top destination of Canada, the Banff National Park. Witness the mesmerizing landscapes, milky snow-covered peaks, turquoise-colored breathtaking lakes, glorious glaciers, and other beautiful areas.

Things to do

  • Experience the beauty of Bow Lake and Louise Lake
  • Indulge in whitewater rafting or hiking
  • Take the Banff Gondola ride

8. Stanley Park

Stanley Park

One of the most popular destinations for travelers is the famous French city, Vancouver. The orange-red colored fascinating trees in Stanley Park will tackle your fancy. The Douglas fir and red cedar trees give the city a gorgeous view and you’ll for sure fall for nature.

Things to do

  • Go for rollerblading or biking
  • Walkthrough the firs and cedars
  • Take the Miniature Train ride

9. Butchart Garden

Butchart Garden

Butchart Gardens, among the top tourist destinations in Canada, is the perfect place for capturing the beautiful view of the city in your camera. With the fun boat tours, enchanting flowers, sparkling nights and much more, the place offers many fascinating views to witness to make your vacations vibrant!

Things to do

  • Go for ice skating
  • Witness the Disney’s designed fireworks
  • Capture the enchanting gorgeous blossoming flowers

10. Okanagan Valley

Okanagan Valley

The Okanagan valley, known for its fruit and wineries orchards is a breathtaking place to visit in Canada. A walk in the valley will make you feel walking in paradise. So, capture the beauty with your eyes and camera to relive the beautiful memories. Book wine tour at wineries to make your experience worth!

Things to do

  • Spend time and relax at the Okanagan Lake
  • Visit the Mission Hill Winery or Sperling Vineyards
  • Take the Kelowna region’s tour

Best time to visit Canada

Canada can be visited at any time throughout the year. However, the best time to visit the country depends on what are the places you want to cover, for what you are visiting and definitely on your budget. You can visit the country with a reasonable holiday budget in October and September and experience the country’s pleasant weather. For snow lovers, wintertime is the best to experience the eye-catching beauty of snow. If you wish to make your holiday worth, springtime is the best! Mid of March and May is an appropriate time to plan your holidays.

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