Canada is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world. The vibrant cities and a welcoming atmosphere of Canada attracts a lot of wanderers to Canada every year.
As the largest country in North America, Canada is a vast land encompassing majestic mountains, virgin forests, spacious prairies and Arctic tundra. Most of the nation is of British and French descent but still, Canada is home to a mosaic of multicultural communities.
Here’s the list of 5 best places to visit in Canada.
Toronto is the capital of Ontario and it is the most populated city in Canada as well as one of the largest cities in North America. Toronto is the city with a large number of ethnic districts like Chinatown, Little India and Little Italy and it is also one of the world’s most culturally diverse cities. The main tourist attractions of the city range from impressive landmarks such as the iconic CN Tower and the fairy tale castle of Casa Loma.
Also, the Toronto Islands are very popular and offers some amazing beaches and outdoor activities.
Montreal is the second-largest city in Canada and It is also the cultural and financial capital of the Quebec province. The main sights of Montreal include downtown skyscrapers like the Olympic Tower, the historic buildings of Old Montreal. This city also offers several family attractions like theme and water parks.
Niagara Falls is one of the most astonishing places in Canada. It is a series of three breathtaking waterfalls situated on the border of Canada’s Ontario and the United States’ New York. The Horseshoe Falls is situated on the Ontario side. It offers heart-stopping views and most attractions to travellers. The surrounding area of the Falls is a premier tourist spot teeming in observation towers, restaurants, souvenir shops, casinos and high-rise hotels. One of the best places to view the NiagaraFalls on the Ontario side is from Queen Victoria Park where the Falls are illuminated and fireworks are displayed nightly during the summer.
Calgary is the largest city in Alberta, Calgary is situated between the Canadian Prairies and the foothills of the Canadian Rockies. After the discovery of oil near Calgary in the early 1900s, Calgary boomed into what is now one of Canada’s largest metropolitan areas, attracting thousands of people every year to the world-famous rodeo event, the Calgary Stampede.
With rodeos, crafts, food, chuckwagon races, parades and competitions, this Old West celebration is held over ten days in July.
Located at the confluence of the Ottawa, Gatineau and Rideau rivers in southeastern Ontario, Ottawa is the capital of Canada. Ottawa is the nation’s capital and it is also the home to many financial, commercial and federal establishments including Parliament Hill, the government seat where the ceremonial Changing of the Guard takes place daily during the summer. Rideau Canal is Ottawa’s star attraction which Runs right through the heart of the city. During the winter, This canal becomes the world’s largest ice-skating rink.
Being in Canada is a wonderful experience in itself. No matter wherever you go in Canada, you’ll find some amazing places for sure. Though these are some popular and amazing places to visit in Canada, there are a lot of other places as well that you can explore during your journey.