With its sheer size and vast array of experiences, it's no wonder Canada is on the bucket list for many travellers throughout the world. While choosing just one destination to visit could be daunting, here are 5 fantastic options you may want to consider when planning your honeymoon in Canada.
The second largest country in the world is packed with romantic destinations perfect for that dream honeymoon. The history and cosmopolitan atmosphere of Quebec and Toronto can be paired with a train ride through the stunning Rocky Mountains, where you'll be in awe of Canada's magnitude and beauty.
Ontario is Canada's most popular province and home to the cities of Toronto and Ottawa, as well as the cascading Niagara Falls – regarded as one of the most spectacular natural wonders in the world. Toronto, located on the banks of Lake Ontario, is packed with a range of fantastic attractions such as the Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto Aerospace Museum and, of course, the iconic CN Tower. Many people choose to stay in Toronto and visit Niagara Falls for a day or overnight trip.
The Best Honeymoon Destinations in Canada
Is your heart set on visiting the adventure-filled west coast, or do you want to soak up the unique culture of the eastern provinces? Whatever experiences you want to enjoy as a newlywed couple, Canada has you covered. From coast to coast, Canada offers accommodations ranging from cool boathouses in Vancouver, BC, to tres magnifique 17th-century homes in Quebec City. Even though you might find it hard to choose, here's 5 popular destinations for honeymooning in Canada.
Known for world-class snowboarding and skiing at the Whistler Blackcomb resort, Whistler is a trendy resort municipality located 121km north of Vancouver, BC. There's plenty of top-notch restaurants, boutique shops, and 3 provincial parks in the area, including Shannon Falls Provincial Park, home to the third-highest waterfall in the province. For a unique view of it all, ride the breathtaking Peak 2 Peak gondola.
For a true cultural experience in Canada, consider having your honeymoon in the province of Quebec. Immerse yourself in the French-Canadian way of life by trying a classic poutine dish, strolling the quaint cobblestone streets in Old Quebec City, or visiting the Notre-Dame Basilica in Old Montreal by the mighty St. Lawrence River.
Set along Lake Ontario, Toronto’s skyline is easily recognisable by its iconic CN Tower. Popular attractions to visit in this city of nearly 3 million people include the Royal Ontario Museum, beaches on the picturesque Toronto Islands, and the numerous shops and restaurants found in and around the CF Toronto Eaton Centre.
Set along the Niagara River, Niagara Falls, ON is said to offer the most beautiful views of Horseshoe Falls, in comparison to its New York counterpart. Take an exhilarating sightseeing boat trip right up close to the thundering falls, and ride the funicular along the steep riverside cliffs, both offered by Hornblower Niagara Cruises.
A honeymoon in Alberta should include experiencing some of the most beautiful natural surroundings found anywhere. Venturing 125km west of Calgary brings you to stunning Banff National Park, where you can enjoy wildlife viewing, and soaking in the warm mineral waters of scenic Banff Upper Hot Springs. Popular adventure activities in the area include riding the Banff Sunshine Gondola, wilderness hiking, and canoeing along the Bow River.
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