You will find many beautiful tourist attractions in Canada. Canada is famous for their culture, diversity, as well as the many national parks and historic sites. There are many cities in Canada, which are distinctive, welcoming to tourists, and worth a visit, such as: Ottawa, Calgary, Montreal, Toronto, Quebec, Vancouver, Winnipeg.
Here are top tourist attractions in Canada:
1. The Canadian Rockies
The Canadian Rockies is breathtaking scenery. The Canadian Rockies are the easternmost part of the Canadian Cordillera, the collective name for the mountains of Western Canada. The Canadian Rockies are layered by sedimentary rocks. Its peaks are spiky because of glaciers on it. There are five major parks that are part of the Canadian Rockies, they areYoho, Jasper, Kootenay, Banff and Waterton. The the most visited parks in Canadian Rockies is Banff. the national park covers a total area of 6,641 square kilometers and has a huge terrain of mountains, glaciers, ice fields and dense forest as well as alpine landscapes. Activities in Banff include hiking, camping, climbing, and skiing.
2. Niagara Falls
Niagara Falls is known for its beauty. The Niagara Falls along the border of the United States and Canada is made up of three smaller falls, the Horseshoe Falls, American Falls and the Bridal Veil Falls. The Horseshoe Falls, which is located on the Canadian side, is one often called as the most attractive of the three and is named for its unique horseshoe shape. Some of the main tourist attractions around the Niagara Falls include the Maid of the Mist (boat cruise), Journey Behind the Falls (platform and tunnels below the falls), Illumination of the Falls, Observation Tours and the Imax Theater that gives an educational tour of the falls. Most traveler visit Niagara Falls during the summer due to its daytime and evening attractions.
3. Baffin Island
Baffin Island will give visitors the beauty of the wild. You can watch whales, polar bears, Arctic foxes, Arctic hares, wolves, seals, sea birds. Baffin Island is a great tourist destination. Baffin Island is located at the North West of Mainland Canada and West of Greenland. It covers about 183,810 square miles which make it as the fifth biggest Island in the world that is part of the Arctic Archipelago.
4. Old City of Quebec
Old City of Quebec charms its visitors with quaint 17th- and 18th-century buildings. It is surrounded by a wall made up of stones built by British and European Armies. It is the only city in Canada that is still protected by walls. There are actually hundreds of Attractions in the old city, these include the Chateau Frontenac, Dufferin Terrace, The Citadel, Plains of Abraham Battlefield Park, Musée national des Beaux-arts du Québec, and hundreds more. For shopping lovers there are many shopping center. Old City of Quebec is favourite tourist destination.
5. Bay of Fundy
Bay of Fundy stretches between the two provinces of New Brunswick and Nova Scotia. The bay is considered to have tidal water level high in the world. Here you can see the dramatic landscape of steep cliffs. There was also the volcanic rocks to reveal a large number of fossils and signs of life from millions of years ago. The bay is famous for its coastal rock formations, extreme tidal effects (vertical, horizontal). It is also a critical ground, a place for migration of birds, found a rare habitat and endangered whales, and the discovery of fossils of plants and animals. The bay is also one of the one of famous wonders of the world.
6. Cabot Trail
Cabot Trail is great experience. Cabot Trail is a 185 miles or a 298-kilometer long highway. The trail passes through beautiful places, attractions, landscapes, parks, beaches and a wonderful community. Most people hike instead of driving through the trail wanting to take pleasure in the beauty of Cape Breton Island. The views alongside the road are amazing.
7. CN Tower
CN Tower is famous landmark in Toronto. It is North America’s tallest structure with a height of 1,815 feet and 5 inches (553.3 meters). The CN Tower has been and continues to be used as a communications tower for a number of different media and by numerous companies. The tower has six high-speed elevators with glass fronts that are sturdy, these can take guests up to the peak. The speed of the elevator is fast because you can reach the top, which is the Skypod (Look-out Level) in just a matter of 58 seconds. From the top, visitors can actually see the whole of Toronto, the best sceneries in the area, and even the Niagara Falls.
Vancouver is famous for its natural beauty. The beauty of Vancouver is a beautiful harmony of mountain and sea. You can play golf, sailing, swimming and skiing while in Vancouver. Vancouver is a major sea port on the Pacific Ocean, and a base for many Alaska Cruise Ships in the summer. Some of the important places that you can visit in the city center include the Stanley Park and the Vancouver Aquarium. Stanley Park is the most popular tourist hot-spot in the city. The park consists of beaches, apart from long stretches of walking and cycling tracks. Within the park, there are several other attractions for tourists to enjoy. You can also get some of the best views of Vancouver City from this park.
9. Prince Edward Island
Prince Edward Island is one of the Atlantic Provinces of Canada. The island is well known for its beautiful sandy beaches and dunes. The island’s landscape is pastoral. Rolling hills, woods, reddish white sand beaches, ocean coves and the famous red soil have given Prince Edward Island a reputation as a province of outstanding natural beauty. Here you can enjoy a variety of leisure activities, including beaches, various golf courses, eco-tourism adventures, touring the countryside, and enjoying cultural events in local communities around the island.
10. Lake Louise, Alberta
Lake Louise is a glacial lake within Banff National Park in Alberta, Canada. It is located 5 km (3.1 mi) west of the Hamlet of Lake Louise and the Trans-Canada Highway. The scenery at Lake Louis is very beautiful. Blend between the blue sky, white gray mountains, verdant trees, and blue lakes make the scenery in Lake Louise difficult forgotten. The emerald colour of the water comes from rock flour carried into the lake by melt-water from the glaciers that overlook the lake. The nearby Lake Louise Ski Area, formerly known as Lake Louise Mountain Resort, offers amenities for alpine and Cross-country skiing, as well as heli-skiing and snowboarding. The lake can be used for ice fishing and ice skating in winter, while the surrounding area offers settings for snowmobiling, dog sledding, snowshoeing and ice climbing.
The best time to visit Canada is during the spring, summer, and autumn, or about April to early November.