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Best Summer Destinations in Canada

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Canada is a beautiful country and many tourists from all over the world come here to appreciate its enchanting views. Right from lush green mountains to beautiful valleys, this place has it all. The breath-taking beauty of Canada is mesmerizing. This is the perfect time of the year to enjoy the beauty of Canada. Moreover, for everyone, this is the summer break season, and this season should always be used to explore the lovely nature and beauty of Canada. If you are also one of those who want to visit the most beautiful destinations in Canada and make your summer worth it, then let us check out some of Canada’s most popular spots! Canada is vast and you can experience new things wherever you go. 

Tofino

It is also known as Canada’s surfing center. Tofino is known for breath-taking sunset views. As mentioned before, Tofino faces the Pacific Ocean and is home to some of the best surfing in the country. People also enjoy whale watching, hiking, paddling, and many other water sports here. Swimmers never miss an opportunity to take a surfing lesson at least once in life at Tofino. You can also kayak in the calm river or the sky. There are a lot of places in Tofino to visit. You need to drive further on Vancouver Island as well as take the ferry to get to Tofino. It is a must-visit destination every summer.

Whistler

Whistler, undoubtedly, is consistently ranked as the number one ski resort in North America. In winter, tourists from all over the world visit the ski resorts, but in summer, it is a paradise for hikers. The difficulty level for the hikes is intermediate. There are a lot of hiking trails, from as simple as an hour to a 20km trek that can be completed in 2 days. If you’re not good at hiking, you don’t have to worry at all as Whistler still has a lot in store for you. In this case, you can still enjoy the beauty of the place. There is a beautiful lake here where you can sit, relax, and swim. After a full day of activities, taking a stroll around Whistler Village and enjoying delicious restaurants and bars makes your trip worth it.

Alberta Badlands

This is also a great tourist destination, especially for the people who love hiking and lush green towns. The most fascinating part about the history of Alberta Badlands is that it is believed that it was home to the dinosaurs in prehistoric times, and even now their fossils are found there. As with most of Canada, summer is a perfect time to visit this place. The ideal period of the year to plan a trip here is between June and September. It can also be visited in the fall or winter, however, if you love to do activities then mid-June to late September is considered the best time. This place is also known for its beautiful terrain and historic sites. The place is very artistic and photogenic. If you manage to plan a trip here, then the Royal Tyrell Museum is a must-visit. Moreover, it is always good to learn about stories of pre-historic creatures like dinosaurs. Planning a trip here is so worth it.


Niagara Falls Waterfalls 

A beautiful combination of waterfalls located between Ontario and New York; Canada boasts about this tourist destination. It is a complete package of beauty with activities. Not only do they have a view of the beautiful waterfall but at the same time, it is also very picturesque, and a popular spot for photos. One can also enjoy activities and experiences that will make Niagara fun and adventure. The most enjoyable activity is the zipline, which makes one feel like they’re flying over a lake where Niagara spills. There are arrangements for a boat tour as well for all those who want to see the waterfall closely.

Alaska Highway

The Alaska Highway is the road connecting Alaska with the rest of North America. On your journey, you can enjoy spectacular views, parks, campsites, resorts, and small towns. You can also enjoy beautiful mountain and lake views. It’s going to be a remote part of Canada, so don’t rely on the phone for making emergency calls. Don’t forget to give your car a proper mechanical evaluation before planning your trip. Always carry food, water, blankets, a first-aid kit, and spare tires. You must prepare for this trip well in advance and don’t forget to carry your essential identity proof like a passport in case you cross the border.

Calgary Stampede & Riding

If you are fond of horses, and horseback riding and were fascinated by cowboys at any point in your life, then there is a famous rodeo called Calgary Stampede in Canada. In Alberta, there is a ranch culture as people are into farming and horse riding. This is a show where cowboys show their skill of riding on a bronco and back. Due to this trend, there are horse trails for tourists to enjoy horseback riding and see the beautiful nature of Alberta. There are many ranches in the suburbs that you can visit and enjoy.

Fundy National Park

If you love camping, then this is the perfect destination for you. Fundy National Park is known as one of Canada’s most suitable camping locations. Located in New Brunswick on the east coast, it is also famous for doing kayaks in the ocean, swimming, or hiking the trails.

Canada is known for its beauty and natural landscape. These are just some of the beautiful travel destinations located across Canada. There are many more like Squamish, Whistler, Banff National Park and the Rocky Mountains, Toronto’s CN Tower, Vancouver, and many more. For international students, the summer break is the best time to enjoy Canada’s natural and scenic beauty.

Don’t forget to take your camera with you! Happy travelling! 

Source:  Alberta Badlands Whistler Fundy National Park Alaska Highway Niagara Falls Tofino

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