November 09, 2022 2 min read

It can get quite difficult to narrow down the list of must-visit cities in a country as big as Canada. There are literally countless places with mesmerizing landscapes, scenic beauty, unique attractions, and much more.

But if you’re planning to visit the best of the best cities in Canada, and want to know more about each of them, this article is for you!

 

1. Toronto, Ontario

Toronto Cityscape with CN Tower and view of Lake Ontario

Toronto is undoubtedly the heart of Canada. This metropolitan city is the most populous city, and welcomes tourists and visitors from across the globe.

Toronto is home to the CN Tower, once the world's tallest freestanding structure. It has its skyscrapers downtown, glitzy shopping in Yorkville, and Bohemian districts in Queen Street West.

 

 

 

 

 

2. Montreal

Montreal aerial view, Quebec, Canada.

Montreal recently celebrated in 378th birthday, whereas Canada itself is just 150 years old, making Montreal one of the oldest cities in the country!

If you’re a food lover then this is the place for you! Hundreds of 5 star restaurants are located across the city.

When in Montreal, make sure to take a customized tour with Spade & Palacio for a non-touristy insider’s look at the city, including a street art tour. Mural Festival, which is conducted in June, attracts those who love graffiti from across the country.

 

 

3. Vancouver

Vancouver Canada with Cascade Mountain Range

The city is known as the gateway to the natural wonder of British Columbia, helping you create an innate connection with nature.

Throughout the city, wherever you go, you’ll notice the locals as well as tourists exploring the city on their cycles and cherishing the unique beauty of Canada.

If you have a fondness for hiking and love spending time in the mountains, Vancouver is the best place. Even in the summer, the mountains of Vancouver are filled with outdoor activities.

 

 

 

4. Quebec City

rontenac Castle (Fairmont Le Chateau Frontenac) in Old Quebec City, Canada

Known for sensational architecture, Quebec City is home to world famous architecture attractions, including the exceptional museum Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

5. Calgary

Sunset above city skyline of Calgary with Bow River, Alberta, Canada.

The National Music Center at Calgary’s Studio Ball is one of the best places to explore the country’s rich music culture. Your favorites, Justin Bieber and Celine Dione, both hail from Calgary.

The city is also the home to one of the largest urban bike path networks in North America, attracting bike lovers from all across the country.

The national parks, zoo, Olympic Park, Glenbow Museum are a few of the places you can spend an afternoon in Calgary.

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