Canada is one of the countries with an awe inspiring scenery and welcoming atmosphere and vibrant cities which make it an ultimate tourist destination. It is also the largest country in North America and is filled with majestic mountains, virgin forests, arctic tundra, spectacular coastlines and spacious prairies. Most of nation is of either British or French descent, but Canada is also home to many other multicultural communities. Let’s see the top 10 best travel places in Canada.
1. Vancouver Canada:
Vancouver is situated between the Pacific Ocean and the Coast Mountains in British Columbia. This city is famous and popular for its majestic landscapes with a natural playground for tourists to swim in the ocean or rollerblade through the scenic parks or go for a snow ski in the mountains and the best thing is all these things can be done in a single day. This is the 3rd largest metropolitan city in the country and is also one of the most popular places in Canada one must visit in their trip to Canada. The city was founded as Gas town by an Englishman who has a penchant for beer.
Thing you must not miss in Vancouver:
• Stanley Park
• Sea to Sky Highway
• Granville Island
• Banff National Park
2. Niagara Falls Canada:
Niagara Falls, an awe-inspiring waterfall of the world situated in the border state of the country’s Ontario and the New York, United states. Niagara Falls is also called as the honeymoon capital of the world and is a series of 3 waterfalls and in recent years it has also been developed as a destination for families and adventure seekers. It is an action packed vacation spot. Watching the water that is flowing with an alarming speed is a mesmerizing thing and is a beautiful experience. Get into a poncho and get on the cruise, Maid of the Mist that will go close enough to the falls. You can actually feel the water spray from the rushing waters of the Niagara Falls.
3. Montreal Canada:
Montreal is the second biggest city in the country and is a capital of all the financial and cultural affairs of the Quebec province. It also boasts the largest French speaking community outside the cities like France and Paris. The city is also a bustling metropolis that is comprised of a downtown district, an entertainment district, historic quarters and many different neighborhoods. It is a unique and popular site to visit in Canada which is why it is the 3rd best place in our list of best places in Canada.
Things you must not miss in Montreal:
• Notre-Dame Basilica
• Montreal Botanical Gardens (JardinBotanique de Montreal)
• Old Montreal (Vieux-Montreal)
4. Toronto Canada:
Toronto is the capital of Ontario and is also the most populated cities in the country. It is also one of the largest cities in the entire North America. There are many different ethnic districts in Toronto which include the Chinatown, Little Italy, little India and the city is also one of the most culturally diverse cities in the world. Toronto is also described and called as the New York City run by Swiss as you can find the world class theater, restaurants and shopping centers in the city. The sidewalks in the city are always clean and the people of Toronto are very friendly. To start off, you must visit the CN tower which is the tallest freestanding structure in the western hemisphere.
Things you must not miss in Toronto:
• Toronto Island Park
• High Park
• St. Lawrence Market
5. Quebec City Canada:
The capital city of the Quebec province, Quebec City is located in the eastern Canada and is an icon of French heritage with its stunning French architecture and language which makes a traveller feels like they are in a charming European village rather than in North America. The icon of the city is the stunning Chateau Frontenac which is regarded as the most photographed hotel and also offers tours without an overnight stay in the city.
Things you must not miss in Quebec City:
• Old Quebec
• Montmorency Falls Park
• Rue du Tresor
6. Churchill Canada:
Churchill is a small town with a thousand residents but it draws huge crowds every year with its inhabitants, the most famous polar beers. The town is also named as the polar bear capital in the world and it is located in the province of Manitoba on the shore of Hudson Bay. Apart from polar beers, the town is also popular for its viewing spots of whales, birds and the word famous, Aurora Borealis.
7. Whistler Canada:
Whistler is blesses with a couple of spectacular mountains namely the whistler and the Blackcomb which is why it is the most popular destinations in Canada. The place holds a resort which is the largest and famous alpine ski resort destination in the North America. The place also offers activities year round and the charming villages surrounding it are full of tourist attractions.
Things you must not miss in whistler:
• Peak 2 Peak Gondola
• Whistler Blackcomb
• Lost Lake
8. Ottawa Canada:
Ottawa is the capital city of Canada and is located at the confluence of the rivers Rideau, Gatineau and Ottawa. As the city is the capital of the country, it is also the center of all political, financial, federal, commercial and cultural activities in Canada. There are many establishments in the city. The main attraction of the city is at the center of the city, where the Rideau Canal is running its course. In winter season this very canal becomes the world’s largest ice skating ring. The city is also a clean and compact city, very cleverly planned center for the culture and politics.
Things you must not miss in Ottawa:
• Canadian War Museum
• Rideau Canal
• Peace Tower
9. Calgary Canada:
Calgary is the largest city in Alberta. It is located in between the foothills of the Canadian Rockies and the Canadian Prairies. In early 1900’s oil was discovered in this place and the city has become popular and developed into one of the Canada’s largest metropolitan cities and is now attracting some thousands of tourists and visitors every year with its world famous rodeo event known as the Calgary Stampede.
10. Victoria Canada:
Victoria is a beautiful harbor town with a finger-licking food and is also a pocket charm filled with beauty. It is situated near the southern end of the Vancouver Island and is a beautiful place with attractive and stunning architecture. You can do many activities in the place which include biking, antiquing, cycling, dining at some seafood restaurants or simple visiting museums and the Butchart Gardens. It is a place with hidden reassure of beauty.