Triptoes Top 5: Canada’s Big Experiences

Canada is a big place, and home to some incredibly big adventures. Here are five experiences your family will not want to miss….

Niagara Falls, Niagara, Ontario

You’ve seen the photos and heard the buzz, but nothing quite prepares you for seeing Niagara Falls in the flesh. Just a 90 minute drive from Toronto, The Falls are an absolute must-see.

Glacier Skywalk, Jasper National Park, Alberta

Not for the feint hearted, the new Glacier Skywalk at the Columbia Icefields in the heart of The Rockies, is a one of a kind experience. The walkway leads to a platform where glass is all that separates you from a 918 foot drop.

Seaplane Sightseeing Tour, Vancouver, British Columbia

This ideal introduction to seaplane aviation departs from downtown Vancouver’s Coal Harbour and includes a complete aerial view of the city and surrounding parks and beaches. The exhilarating spray of the water is always a highlight during take-off and landing.

CN Tower, Toronto, Ontario

At a massive 1,815 ft, the CN Tower is fantastic and thrilling for families. Nothing beats the thrill of a ride up the glass fronted lifts, with spectacular views across the city and, if you are brave enough, a walk over the Glass Floor.

Whale & Iceberg Spotting, Avalon Peninsular, Newfoundland

Newfoundland is one of the most spectacular whale watching places in the world. With 22 species including the minke, sperm, pothead, blue, orca, and the world’s largest population of humpbacks. In Spring & early Summer you can head to Iceberg Alley and spot a ‘berg too.

 

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