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  • 1 Charlevoix Coast Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    CDN - Secteur-Charlevoix G5A 3G3

    One of Quebec's loveliest, most varied regions, this rugged coast is best appreciated by following Routes 138 and 362, which weave up and down, affording magnificent clifftop or water-level views of forested hills, the pristine shore and mountains th..

  • 2 Banff National Park Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    Banff Information Centre - 224 Banff Av. CDN - Banff T1L 1K2

    Banff encompasses impressive peaks, scenic river valleys and the popular resort towns of Banff and Lake Louise. This preserve lies at the southeastern end of the chain of mountain parks. In the 1880s construction of the transcontinental railroad and ..

  • 3 Science North Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    100 Ramsey-Lake Rd. CDN - Sudbury P3E 5S9

    Perched on a rock outcropping on the shores of Lake Ramsey, a hexagonal exhibit building resembling a snowflake (representing the glacial action that shaped Northern Ontario) is set over a cavern blasted out of the rock (to represent the probable cre..

  • 4 Fortress of Louisbourg Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    259 Park Service Rd. CDN - Louisbourg B1C 2L2

    Louisbourg was once the great 18C fortress of New France, manned by the largest garrison in North America. The $25 million restoration of this National Historic Site is the most expensive preservation project ever undertaken by the Canadian governmen..

  • 5 Old Quebec City Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    CDN - Vieux-Québec G1R

    The oldest part of the city is divided into Upper Town, set atop the massive Cape Diamant, and Lower Town, nestled between the rocky cliff and the St. Lawrence. It is best to visit the Old City on foot, in order to absorb the distinct character of th..

  • 6 Upper Town Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    CDN - Haute-Ville G1R 4P5

    The site of Samuel de Champlain's Fort Saint-Louis (1620), Upper Town was not developed until a group of wealthy merchants decided to increase settlement in the colony. Although a few houses appeared toward the end of the 17C, the area retained its a..

  • 7 Emerald Lake Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    CDN - Field V0A 1G0

    Aptly named by Tom Wilson in 1882, this beautiful lake lies at the foot of the President Range. Shortly after leaving the highway, the road to the lake offers views, from a parking area, of a natural bridge of limestone. Kicking Horse River has cut t..

  • 8 Royal Ontario Museum Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Museums and art

    100 Queens Park CDN - Toronto M5S 2C6

    This enormous museum, commonly referred to as the ROM, is housed in an H-shaped, five-floor building at Avenue Road and Bloor Street. Maintaining more than 20 departments in art, archaeology and the natural sciences, the museum, particularly known fo..

  • 9 Upper Canada Village Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Archaeological and historical sites

    13740 County Road 2 CDN - Morrisburg K0C 1X0

    Reflecting 1860s life in rural Ontario, this 27ha/66-acre living museum is among the finest restoration projects in North America. Lying in an area settled by Loyalists after the American Revolution, the village was created in the late 1950s when pla..

  • 10 Olympic Park Area Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    CDN - Montréal H1V 3N7

    This vast recreational area is situated in the eastern part of Montreal, which was known in the past as the city of Maisonneuve. Created by wealthy Francophone businessmen, the prosperous community launched a program of development during the late 19..

  • 11 The Falls Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    CDN - Niagara Falls L2E 6T2

    The falls can be viewed from the riverbank level, from the water level at the bottom of the cataract and from the summit of various towers constructed especially for viewing purposes.

  • 12 The Walk from Rainbow Bridge to Table Rock Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    CDN - Niagara Falls L2E 6T2

    From Rainbow Bridge visitors can wander along the bank beside the river, passing Queen Victoria Park and its beautiful flowers. The American Falls are in view, and it is possible to stand on the brink of Horseshoe Falls at Table Rock. In Table Rock H..

  • 13 Maid of the Mist Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    5920 Niagara-Parkway - accès par River-Rd. CDN - Niagara-Falls L2E 6T2

    This boat trip where visitors are equipped with raincoats and hoods. After passing the American Falls, the boat goes to the foot of the horseshoe cataract, the best spot to appreciate the mighty force of the water.

  • 14 Canada Aviation Museum Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Museums and art

    11 Aviation Pkwy. CDN - Ottawa K1K 4R3

    During World War II, Canada was known as the "Aerodrome for Democracy." Fitting then, that this museum, opened in 1988, is devoted to the history of aviation from pioneer days to the present, with special emphasis on Canadian contributions...

  • 15 Butchart Gardens Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    800 Benvenuto Av. CDN - Brentwood-Bay V8X 3X4

    Expanded to approximately 20ha/50 acres, the gardens were started by Jennie Butchart to beautify the quarry pit resulting from her husband's cement business. These gardens are now a National Historic Site of Canada, but still operated by the family, ..

  • 16 Vieux-Montréal Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    CDN - Montréal H2Y 1P6

    Bounded by the Old Port, Saint-Jacques, Rue Berri and Rue McGill, Montreal's historic core was originally enclosed within imposing stone walls erected in the early 1700s. During the 19C the settlement expanded and Montrealers moved outside the fortif..

  • 17 Maligne Lake Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    CDN - Jasper T0E 1E0

    In 1875 surveyor Henry MacLeod was the first European to see the lake, naming it "Sore-foot." The lake and the peaks that rise from it were initially explored in detail in 1908 by an expedition led by Mary Schaffer, a middle-aged widow from..

  • 18 Stanley Park Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    CDN - Vancouver V6G 1Z4

    One of North America's best city parks. City residents are not only justifiably proud of their famous park, they use it avidly-and visitors are just as fond of the park's attractions. It's big (405ha/1,000 acres), beautiful,accessible and uncrowded. ..

  • 19 National Gallery of Canada Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Museums and art

    380 Sussex Dr. CDN - Ottawa K1N 9N4

    Capped by prismatic glass "turrets," the museum rises on the banks of the Ottawa River across from the Gothic parliament buildings. Its bold beauty, light and airy exhibit spaces and tranquil interior courtyards provide a unique setting for..

  • 20 UBC Museum of Anthropology Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Museums and art

    6393 N W Marine Dr. - Campus université de Colombie-Britannique CDN - Vancouver V6T 1Z4

    Totem poles and the sensational building that houses them-the Museum of Anthropology (MOA) is one of North America's most important cultural institutions. It's also a great place to spend an afternoon looking at wonderful things. Designed by Arthur E..

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