Travel and tourism industry contributes around $1340 billion to the global economy. Out of this, about 39% in added by Europe due to its stunning views that are a source of tourist attractions and interest. Canada lies in this 39% of the global economy. In 2017 alone, Canada recorded 18.6 million international tourists. For the first time in its history. Why? Because of its jaw-dropping views, the potential for ecotourism, a very smooth journey and tourism guide, and amazing places of tourist attractions.
Hospitality and tourism go hand in hand, and Canada is enriched with both. Canada is categorized into four regions; western, eastern, northern, and central. All these places are of great tourist attraction, providing an excellent mean of sustainable tourism and ecotourism.
Few of the places to visit in these parts of Canada are:
|WESTERN||Rocky Mountains and Banff National Park, City of Vancouver, Victoria, and Calgary.|
|ESTERN||Gros Morne National Park, Halifax City, and St. John’s|
|CENTRAL||Niagara Falls, Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal, and Quebec City.|
|NORTHERN||The river flows out of the Arctic Ocean, Polar bears, Nahanni National Park, towns and in cities: Churchill, White House, and Yellowknife.|
Let us dig a bit deeper into these beautiful destinations.
TRAVEL AND TOURISM IN THE CENTRAL CANADA
1. TORONTO AND NIGARA FALLS
Toronto is the largest city in Canada and the most popular one among international tourists. It is very calm and clean like mini New York! Drive for an hour, and you’ll reach the Niagara Falls. It is situated precisely at the Canadian-American border.
Niagara Falls is the collection of three different waterfalls located at the height of 57 meters. This place has been attracting tourists for an extended period, and it does not seem to lose its spectators. Niagara Falls probably tops the list among areas of tourist attraction.
2. QUEBEC CITY
Quebec City is the core of historical places of Canada. It has attained the title of UNESCO World Heritage Site as well. It runs parallel to the Upper and Lower Town of Quebec. The lower towns are rich in treasures along with the fantastic Fairmont Le Chateau Frontenac. The upper city, in contrast, is 100 meters high harbouring Citadel, the Plains of Abraham, Place d’Armes, and the Parque Historique de I’Artillerie.
The city is well developed for nourishing travel and tourism industry. It provides a great source of nourishing the ecotourism and sustainable tourism alongside providing beautiful scenes for tourists’ attraction.
3. OTTAWA’S PARLIAMENT HILL
Standing tall over the Ottawa Ricer, this administrative building is the masterpiece of the 19th century. The House of Commons and Senate is divided via Peace Tower into either the sides. The front side of the parliament contains the Centennial Flame which was brightly flamed in 1996 to mark the Canadian Confederation centenary. The backside of this building is occupied by a sculpture green garden providing a great source of ecotourism.
4. OLD MONTREAL
Decorated with mesmerizing historical buildings along the sides, Old Montreal is a romantic place plus the one to go out for shopping. This place is a cultural hub and entertains with many cultural festivals. Some of the can not-be-missed sites in Old Montreal are:
- Rue Bonsecours
- Marche Bonsecours
- Notre-Dame Basilica
- Place Jacques-Cartier
- City Hall 1870s
SITES FOR TOURIST ATTRACTION IN WESTERN CANADA
1. THE VANCOUVER ISLAND
If you are a hiking-lover kind of person, this place is for you. Scenic beauty, stunning views, and absolute beauty this place is. Surpassing in hospitality and tourism, this place is listed as “The best place to live in the world” at about two-hour distance by car from central Vancouver. Its lodges and resorts are another prime way to grab tourist attractions. The west coast in British Columbia presents the picture of hustling and bustling life, nourished with vibrant culture, and population.
2. ROCKY HILLA AND BNAFF NATIONAL PARK
Banff National Park is the core of the Rocky Mountains in the province of Alberta. It is also a great source of ecotourism and promotes sustainable tourism. It presents jaw-dropping scenery that is perfect for grabbing tourists attraction. Beautiful coloured lakes, topped with snow, and glaciers have enhanced the beauty of this national park.
Victoria stands out to be one of the must-visits in Canada. It is the capital city of British Columbia. This part of the world treats you with oceanic views of The Pacific, mountains, and myriad of parks providing the best site for ecotourism.
This place, without a doubt, is a must visit!
HOSPITALITY AND TOURISM IN EASTERN CANADA
1. ST. JHON’S
St. John’s is the capital and the largest city of Canadian province Newfoundland and Labrador. Hospitality and tourism are at their peak in this very city. It is present above a steep western slope that opens up to the Atlantic that grabs tourist attention. The entrance of this place is called Narrow, to which Signal Hill guards. This place holds historical importance as well. It is said that John Cabot visited it on the feast day of St. John the Baptist and, previously, it was used as a haven for fishing vessel.
For all the historical and nature nerds out there, this place is for you!
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