Canada -Top Travel Destinations, Tourist Spots and Attractions

Stunning Travel Destinations in Canada

Canada is an extremely large county, which offers plenty of destinations for travelers. It is famous for the destinations with natural beauty as well as for the urban attraction. There are so many wonderful alternatives when exploring this dynamic country. These destinations are suitable

  1. For Nature Lovers
  2. For Romantic Couples
  3. For Dynamic Travelers
  4. For Shoppers

There are so many other wonderful destinations that should never be missed out, which are not mentioned here. The places mentioned below offer the opportunity to explore only certain regions of this wonderful country.

Tourist Attractions for Nature Lovers

Prince Edward Island: It is well knownfor the bright colors of its gently rolling landscape and surrounded by miles of sandy beaches and red soil cliffs. It is the smallest and greenest province of Canada. It is a place one can visit with the family to relax and to have fun. 

Ottawa: Canada's capital city, Ottawa is located on the south bank of the Ottawa River,which is connected to the Rideau River by the Rideau Canal. Creating a 202 km northern gateway from Ottawa to Kingston, this is longest skating rink in the world when it freezes. This pleasant town is well known for its festivals, museums and overall attraction. 

Jasper National Park: Known as Canada's largest rocky mountain park, this is a place surrounded by mountain peaks and outstanding wildlife. Located in Alberta province, the park includes the glaciers, hot springs, lakes and beautiful waterfalls. There are numerous outdoor related recreational activities such as skiing, hiking, rafting, fishing, kayaking, wildlife viewing and camping over there.

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Niagara Falls -Never to Miss Destinations in Canada  An installation of laser lights is seen in the town of Vancouver, Canada
Niagara Falls -Never to Miss Destinations in Canada
Niagara Falls -Never to Miss Destinations in Canada
An installation of laser lights is seen in the town of Vancouver, Canada
An installation of laser lights is seen in the town of Vancouver, Canada

Tourist Hot Spots For Romantic Couples

Niagara Falls: These waterfalls are located on the river Niagara and there are three of them, located on the border between Canada and the United States. The crescent-shaped Horseshoe Falls, which is the largest, is located in Canada. You should never miss “Maid of the Mist” boats to have a closer experience of the Falls. Niagara Falls was also rated as the World's Most Romantic Place. 

Quebec City: Quebec City is on the Saint Lawrence River in the province of Quebec. The most popular time to visit Québec City is during the summer months. The French tradition is very evident in the city and the French language is preferred by the majority of the people here. Cobblestone walkways, well-preserved 17th century architecture, cafe culture and the fortress walls are all worth seeing.  

Montreal: It is the second largest French speaking city in the world. The city is equipped with all kind of facilities from dining to shopping and with several other attractions. Some of the highlights are the Old Montreal and Old Port, Montreal Museum of Contemporary Art, Montreal International Jazz Festival, Mount Royal etc. 

Stunning Destination For Dynamic Travelers


The Canadian Rockies: The mountain chain located within the British Columbia/Alberta border, is a peaceful and awesome place that one should never miss. One can see high peeks, U-shaped valleys, hot springs and glaciers here. Five National parks are located in these Rockies. The Icefields Parkway is an ideal area for exploring Canada's wild.


Cape Breton: Cape Breton is an island at the tip of Nova Scotia, which has been rated one of the best Island destinations in the world. One of the world's most beautiful drives- the Cabot Trail, a lovely loop engraved into the side of mountains rising high above the waters of the Gulf of St. Lawrence, is also situated here. One can truly enjoy the delicious food, music and the warm welcome of the people there. One can also watch the beautiful National Park of the highland. You should try to visit the place during Celtic Colors Festival during October even though the peak time is from July to September.


Shopper’s Destinations in Canada


Shopping at the Canadian Border: You can make use of the opportunity of duty free shopping at the Border where one can save on liquor, wine, tobacco and items like jewelry, watches, candy, perfumes etc.


Shopping in Toronto: Some of the great shopping experiences for a budget conscious as well as a spendthrift are present in Toronto. Some of the destinations are The Toronto Eaton Centre, Winners Basement, Chinatown, Queen Street, St. Lawrence Market, The Hudson’s Bay Company etc.


There are so many other wonderful destinations that should never be missed out, which are not mentioned here. The places mentioned above offer the opportunity to explore only certain regions of this wonderful country.

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LeilaExcite 6 years ago

Canada is almost a continent by itself and there is so much to see and experience in this land, from the beautiful British Columbia to the French speaking Quebec Province.


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mauihawaii 5 years ago from Maui, Hawaii

Nice hub. Thanks.


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JSParker 5 years ago from Detroit, Michigan

We're going to Canada this summer...probably Quebec City and Montreal. Thanks for you Hub tips!


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Kevin Peter 3 years ago from Global Citizen Author

Hi mauihawaii,

Thanks for writing a comment on my hub.

Hi JSParker,

I hope that your trip to Canada was really very wonderful. Thanks for leaving the comment.

Hi francis5k,

Hope that you liked the hub on Canada. Thanks for your comment.

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