Canada covers an area of about 9.98 million square kilometers, each kilometer reflecting the beauty of nature. A mesmerizing landmark filled with gorgeous coastlines, forests, an abundance of flora and fauna, and much more that could not be given justice on paper. It is the perfect place for your next excursion, but wait, how will you cover the million square kilometers of land. Well, do not worry, here are the top 5 places you can visit in Canada first that will make your excursion perfect.
Top 5 Places to Visit in Canada?
Niagara Falls is an amazing and adorable destination, situated on the US and Canadian border differentiating New York from the province of Ontario. Three distinct waterfalls constitute together Niagara falls: Horseshoe Falls, American Falls, and Bridal Veil fall boast the highest water flow rate in the world. The water flow with great speed creates an eternal mist, that is almost as popular and as beautiful as the waterfalls. Rainbows appear frequently at mid times on sunny days. These mist and rainbows lead to unbelievable sights during the winter months. I wanted to visit this amazing place for a long ago.
The best time to visit Niagara falls is mid-may and September when the phenomenal beauty of nature can be experienced with frozen lakes and beautiful rainbows.
Mostly situated nearest to Niagara Falls on the Canadian side. They offer rooms with dramatic views of the falls. Hotels like
- Marriott Niagara Falls hotel
- Sheraton hotel
- The Giacomo and many more give the best packages.
How to reach:
Buffalo Niagara International Airport is 30 to 40 minutes away from the falls and 44km away from the main city.
Prince Edward Island
The place is known for its natural beauty and known as “garden island“, a perfect place for golfers and nature lovers. Filled with luscious greenery and delicious seafood it is perfect to rejuvenate your soul.
The Great George:
Location: Historic Charlottetown Waterfront, Charlottetown.
Ratings: 4.5 stars
Price: $108 per night, (2 adults)
Incentives: Breakfast included, Queen rooms, Free wifi.
The Holman Grand Hotel
Location: 123 Grafton St, Charlottetown.
Ratings: 4 stars.
Price: $111 per night.
Incentives: Free wifi, pool, Spa.
Delta Hotels Prince Edward
Location: 18 Queen Street, Charlottetown.
Rating: 4.6 stars
Price: $98 per night.
Incentives: Free wifi, pets allowed, Pool.
How to reach:
Flights: Nearest airport Charlottetown Airport connected by different commercial flights.
By ferry: Car ferry from Caribou, Nova Scotia, and wood Islands a 75-minute ride.
Bus or Shuttle: Daily bus services from connection with almost 40 different cities.
A ravishing city sits on the St.Lawrence captivating old streets, North America’s oldest french-speaking city. Quebec City is the capital of the province of Quebec and a world heritage site. Wonderful walled fortifications and beautiful religious and government architecture attract tourists. The Carnaval de Quebec is the oldest and well known for festivals that take place annually attracting many tourists. Montmorency, alluring waterfalls taller than Niagara falls(272 feet) make the place more incredible. Astonishing valleys, lakes, and woods are located near Quebec. Quebec glimpses French colonial past.
There are many comfortable and best hotels located in the city like
- Vieux Quebec
- Hilton Quebec
- Auberge Saint Pierre, charming hotels at affordable costs.
How to reach:
Quebec City Jean Lesage International Airport,10 miles away from downtown Quebec City. Direct flights from major cities in Canada and the US are provided like Montreal, Toronto, New York.
Okanagan Valley is located in southern British Columbia. Okanagan Valley is a spectacular place for wineries and golfers. Ski resorts located on the rolling hills of the wine valley are amusing. It is a destination known for skiing in winter and water sports in summer. The area’s quaint towns and lush vineyards are connected by a network of clear blue lakes.
Watermark Beach resort, The Kanata Kelowna, Siesta Suites, Royal Anne hotel, Coast Capri hotels, are the best-reviewed hotels offering affordable prices
How to reach:
Kelowna International Airport
Penticton Regional Airport
Fly to these airports near Okanagan valley and rent a vehicle from Calley’s north end Vernon to the south end Osoyoos, almost a 210 minutes drive.
Victoria and Vancouver Island
Yet again, Victoria is very well known to the golfers since it has a lot for them to enjoy. This place is filled with a lot of history. Usually, people get confused regarding the naming of this place itself. People think that Victoria Island is different from Vancouver Island. But this is not true. Victoria is a place located on Vancouver Island. Victoria is not an island, Vancouver is. The climate, photogenic nature, and romantic atmosphere makes it one of the most visited places for people all around the world.
As the place is filled with beauty, the historic places and sites are usually dating back to the British Colonial era and are nothing less than a wonderland for people who have golfing and sightseeing interests.
Wickaninnish Inn, Sooke Harbour House, Poet’s Cove Resort & Spa, Middle Beach Lodge, Clayoquot Wilderness Resort.
How to reach:
Victoria is located on Vancouver Island, which is 76 miles southwest of Vancouver. We can use a car to travel which may take four hours, a bus or a ferry can also be used as a source of transportation. We can also get onto a flight and the duration would be just 35 minutes to reach your favorite location.
Why Visiting Canada is best gift you can gift to yourself?
Canada is a huge place that comprises many beautiful destinations. If you are interested and are very keen on traveling, Canada has it all from luxurious to affordable locations.
We collected five exclusive places to visit in Canada along with some hotels for staying there and also the general idea of how to reach those locations. For more of an active kind of traveling, it is suggested to take or rent some bikes and enjoy going on the roads of all the places.