Being the most populous city of Canada, Montreal is the liveliest and the most happening city that you will ever visit in any place of the world. Also known as the cultural and the financial capital of the country, the city derived its name from Mount Royal which is a triple peaked hill. The city is a place for the ultimate reveler as there is a bustling of activities that takes place in one part of the city or the other.
If you do not have Montreal in your Canada Tour Packages, then you will certainly miss a large part of the fun. The city is a complete package for an exciting tour which most of the tourists look for while visiting a foreign country. From the skyscrapers to theme parks, art galleries, museums, shopping malls and night clubs; Montreal has got all the doses of entertainment that will leave you asking for more.
The interesting thing about Niagara Falls is that it had been around for a very long time, forming during the Wisconsin glaciations, and when the water of the newly formed Great Lakes had carved its way through the Niagara Escarpment along the Atlantic Ocean. Height-wise, Niagara Falls is not very high, but it is indeed very wide, with more than 6 million cubic feet of water fall over the crest line per minute in high flow, while almost 4 million cubic feet on average.
Fort Edmonton Park
This living history museum is the largest of its kind in Canada and it includes both rebuilt and original structures that showcase the rich history of this iconic city. The park has been divided into four sections, each of which represents an era in history. During the summer, each section is staffed by costumed history interpreters who reveal the attitudes and lifestyles of each era.
West Edmonton Mall
This is the largest mall in Canada and it was the largest mall in the world until 2004. It has over 800 stores and services while covering a gross area of approximately 5,300,000 sq ft. This gigantic mall boasts of having between 90,000 and 200,000 visitors per day, hence it is definitely the place to be if you would like to receive an unforgettable shopping experience. The major attractions at the mall include Galaxy land, which is the world’s second largest indoor amusement park, Mayfield Toyota Ice Palace, World Water Park and Professor WEM’s Adventure Golf among other world-class establishments.
Alberta Legislature Building
As one of the major tourist attractions, this famous government building hosts the Executive Council and the Legislative Assembly of Alberta. The legislature building has a fountain, which commemorates the first visit by Queen Elizabeth II to the facility. Free guided tours of the building are available to tourists throughout the week.
TELUS World of Science
This is a world-class science center in Alberta, Canada. The top-notch facility has over half a million visitors each year and it also hosts the largest planetarium dome theatre in Canada.
Bay of Fundy
It is an ocean attraction that is found in between the province of Nova Scotia and New Brunswick.