28 April 2019
The vast and beautiful country of Canada is bursting with a wealth of amazing things to see and do, and with so many amazing places to explore, it can be hard to know where to start.
Here, we’ve put together some unique Canadian experiences that are nothing short of bucket-list worthy.
Saddle up and breathe in the crisp mountain air with a horseback ride along Alberta’s Bow River. Look out for wildlife and admire the spectacular scenery before tucking into an authentic cowboy cookout in a historic old railway cabin.
Get up close and personal with British Columbia’s grizzly bears and learn all about the fascinating First Nations culture. As you navigate awe-inspiring waterways, keep an eye out for a whole host of other incredible wildlife, including eagles, wolves and dolphins.
Take a bike tour along Nova Scotia’s famed Cabot Trail and cycle along Canada’s rugged Atlantic coastline, passing charming towns and savouring delicious local cuisine as you go. Offering a spectacular journey through the Cape Breton Highlands, the Cabot Trail is undoubtedly one of the most scenic routes on the planet.
Visit the local blacksmith, learn traditional trades and dance to the sound of the fiddle as you relive the British Loyalist era in a 19th-century rural village in New Brunswick.
Cross the frozen landscapes to view majestic wild polar bears in their snowy natural habitat. Plus, if you’re visiting in July and August, you can also enjoy the added thrill of beluga whale watching on this exceptional wildlife adventure.
Picnic at the very edge of the continent at the 100-year old Ferryland Lighthouse. Combining the amazing scenery of waves, whales and seabirds with a mouth-watering picnic, this is sure to be an unforgettable al fresco dining experience that you’ll cherish forever.
Explore Canada’s breath-taking Atlantic coastline on a small-ship cruise. Home to wonderful wildlife, glorious beaches, rich and diverse culture and delectable cuisine, Eastern Canada is not to be missed.
Paddle the spectacular Keele River in the Canadian Northwest Territories and discover an unspoilt wilderness that’s rich with Aboriginal history and culture.
Head to Saskatchewan and explore the largest sand dunes on the continent, together with the unique ecosystem of animals and plants that call this enchanting part of the world home.
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