Sometimes, the best road is the road less traveled. But, hey, who are we to argue with millions of tourists? These spots are some of the favorites of Canadians as well as travelers from across the world, and we can see why. You’ll never run out of fun things to do when visiting these incredible destinations. So what are you waiting for? It’s time to hit the road!
The ultimate tourist destination, Niagara Falls is visited by over 30 million visitors each year. If you’ve never been, you have to experience the stunning glory of these amazing waterfalls, located just south of Hamilton, Ontario or northeast of Buffalo, New York. Take a boat ride below the falls for an iconic experience, or stroll through the bustling tourist area and ride the SkyWheel for a view of the falls from 175-feet in the air. It’s truly an unforgettable experience.
It’s also a great opportunity to visit the best city in Canada. Toronto is just over one hour’s drive away from Niagara Falls and well worth the day trip. You can shop till you drop, enjoy some kayaking on peaceful Lake Ontario, or take in dinner and a show in one of their spectacular theatres. The opportunity to stop off in Toronto is not one you’ll want to miss.
If the outdoors are your thing, Vancouver Island should be on your bucket list. From hiking to fishing to kayaking, there is something here for every outdoor enthusiast. Adventurers will find incredible surfing conditions along the beach, while those who are looking to kick back and relax can experience a day at a 5-star spa. After a long day, check out some of the country’s best distilleries along the Spirit Path and grab a drink to unwind.
Whistler isn’t just a great destination for skiing and snowboarding, but while you’re here, you might as well. They have some of the most incredible slopes in the country. With a six-month-long ski season, you’ll always find fresh snow on the ground. There are also opportunities to ice skate, snowmobile, or zip-line. Take a gondola into the village for some of the best restaurants, shops, and cute attractions that Canada has to offer. You may fall in love with this town so much, you find yourself looking for Whistler homes for sale when you return home.
If you’re looking for more of a city vibe, Montreal is the place for you. An underrated tourist destination, Montreal has something for everyone. Relax at one of their spas, such as Scandinave Spa Vieux-Montréal. Here, you can experience the benefits of hydrotherapy or just relax in the eucalyptus steam room for a few hours. Take a bike ride along the waterfront or view the city from atop the Observation Wheel. At night, take a stroll through the streets and pop into one of their many cute cafes for a delicious cup of coffee. From dining to shopping to relaxing, Montreal is the perfect city destination.
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Newly middle-aged wife of 1, Mom of 3, Grandma of 2. A professional blogger who has lived in 3 places since losing her home to a house fire in October 2018 with her husband. Becky appreciates being self-employed which has allowed her to work from 'anywhere'. Life is better when you can laugh. As you can tell by her Facebook page where she keeps the humor memes going daily. Becky looks forward to the upcoming new year. It will be fun to see what 2020 holds.