Canada, a land of unmatched natural beauty, abundant wildlife and indeed packed with myriad treasures waiting to be unravelled. Take a break from the ordinary lifestyle and lap up these exciting destinations in Canada with your friends or family for an amazing travelling experience.
Eye-popping destinations in Canada
Here is a list of the most amazing and eye-popping destinations in Canada that you should definitely visit.
National Gallery of Canada
The National Gallery is one of the most famous destinations in Canada. It is one of Canada’s premier art galleries, which is located in the capital city Ottawa, Ontario. It was designed by Moshie Safdie and in 1988, it got opened. Jean Sutherland Boggs, the gallery’s former director was chosen by the prime minister in order to oversee the construction of the museums and the national gallery.
Canadian War Museum
Located in Ottawa, Ontario, The Canadian War Museum is the national museum of military history, which covers all facets of Canada’s military past. It also holds the permanent exhibitions on wars that have been fought on Canadian soil. There is also an open storage area that showcases large objects from the Museum’s collection, from motorcycles to jet aircraft, from naval guns to tanks.
Since 1867, the Rideau Hall is the official residence in Ottawa of both the Canadian monarch and the Governor General of Canada. The hall is located in the capital of Canada that consists of approximately 175 rooms across 9,500 m2 (102,000 sq ft), and 24 outbuildings around the grounds.
Library and Archives Canada
Library and Archives Canada (LAC) is a federal institution tasked with acquiring, preserving and making Canada’s documentary heritage accessible. If you are taking a trip to Canada, then don’t forget to visit this library as the books here cover the essence of the ancient era.
Canadian Museum of Nature
The Canadian Museum of Nature is a natural history museum in Ottawa, which is affiliated with the Canadian Museums Association, the Canadian Heritage Information Network, and the Virtual Museum of Canada. The museum includes all the collections of the aspect from gardening to gene-splicing or the intersection of human society and nature.
Canada Aviation and Space Museum
Formerly known as the Canada Aviation Museum, The Canada Aviation and Space Museum is located at the Ottawa/Rockcliffe Airport in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
Dow’s Lake is a small man-made lake on the Rideau Canal, located at the south end of Preston Street, south of Carling Avenue, Canada. To the west, there is the Dominion Arboretum and at the south end of the lake, there is Carleton University.
Lansdowne Park is a 40-acre historic sport, exhibition, and entertainment facility, which is located along Bank Street and is adjacent to the Rideau Canal, in central Ottawa. The park holds TD Place stadium/arena complex, the Aberdeen Pavilion hall, the Ottawa Civic Centre arena and other exhibition buildings.
Britannia Yacht Club
Founded in the year 1887, The Britannia Yacht Club (BYC) is a private social club, yacht club and tennis club based in Britannia Ottawa, Ontario. The members have contributed to the sports of yachting and tennis. The central access to the club is at Bradford Street.
The Chaudière Falls are a set of cascades and waterfall in the center of the Ottawa-Gatineau metropolitan area It is located just west of the Chaudière Bridge, south of the E.B. Eddy complex and the northwest of the Canadian War Museum at LeBreton Flats. Here, the falls are about 60 m wide and drop 15 m. In the 19th century, the area around the falls was once heavily industrialized, provided a momentous contribution to the development of the surrounding cities.
Operating since 1932, the Mayfair Theatre is the Ottawa’s oldest active movie theatre. It operates as an independent repertory cinema in the city. Every time, the theatre is visited by a number of visitors, making it a popular tourist destination.
Gatineau Park is located in the Outaouais region of Quebec, Canada. It is administered by the National Capital Commission. The park includes parts of the municipalities of Chelsea, Pontiac, La Pêche, and the City of Gatineau with a perimeter of 179.2 kilometres. The park has a main which is 4 km north of downtown Ottawa, Ontario.
Central Experimental Farm
The Central Experimental Farm (CEF) is an agricultural facility or a research center of the Research Branch of Agriculture and Agri-Food. The farm is a National Historic Site of Canada and most buildings are protected and preserved as heritage buildings. It is centrally located in the City of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.