Canada has long been at the top of many-a traveller’s bucket list, in large part due to its unmatched natural beauty. From lush, forested valleys and serene lakes to rugged, snow-covered mountain tops, this scenic masterpiece of a country is truly bursting with phenomenal landscapes from coast to coast.
Get up close to some of Canada’s most postcard-perfect scenery with Choice Touring by Globus – offering a completely new way to tour that gives you the flexibility to customise your holiday with an array of complimentary YourChoice excursions. Follow the lead of locals and explore pockets of Canadian wilderness with some of our favourite adventurous experiences below:
Soar above the clouds in Whistler
As North America’s largest ski resort, Whistler is full of epic mountain scenery. On the 7-day From the Top: Western Canada by Design, you’ll have the option to take in Whistler’s sensational surroundings with a ride on the Peak-to-Peak Gondola. Span the distance between Whistler and Blackcomb and soak in the unparalleled, panoramic views of towering volcanic peaks, coastal rainforests, and ancient glaciers below.
For a different but equally as thrilling experience of Whistler, you can choose to walk high amongst the tree tops on the TreeTrek Canopy Walk. Get up close to Blackcomb’s spectacular old-growth cedar, hemlock, and fir trees as you navigate your way through a lofty labyrinth of suspended bridges, stairways and boardwalks. Stunning vistas of the river valley below will complete this ecology-based guided adventure.
Pedal Kelowna’s Kettle Valley
On your Western Canada adventure, you’ll also visit the picturesque Okanagan Valley, home to countless wineries, rolling green countryside, brilliant blue lakes and gorgeous fall foliage. The area’s outdoor highlight is Myra Canyon, which you can choose to explore by way of leisurely e-bike ride along the scenic Kettle Valley Railway trail. Built at the turn of the last century, the trail takes you along the walls of Myra Canyon through a network of restored trestles and tunnels for a journey that will leave you spell-bound.
Trek Eastern Canada’s enchanted forest
Not to be out-shone, Eastern Canada boasts more than its fair share of natural beauty. On the 8-day Mad about Mounties: Eastern Canada by Design you’ll visit Mont-Tremblant National Park, located in the heart of Québec’s Laurentian Mountains. Here, you’ll have the opportunity to join a guided, leisurely hike in Domaine Saint-Bernard, a favourite of locals and nature-lovers alike. Immerse yourself in this enchanting environment, home to all manner of Canadian wildlife.
Kayak Québec’s Cherry River
On this French Canada tour, you’ll also have the chance to visit Québec’s Cherry River, or Rivière aux Cerises, located about an hour’s drive from Montréal. Set off on a peaceful, 2-hour kayaking excursion with a local expert and hear about the wetland’s fascinating biodiversity of flora and fauna – including the cherry trees that blossom here every year.
Take a look at the exciting range of Choice Touring itineraries and start planning today!