Road Trips

Dreaming of the open road?

Whether you're after a short scenic drive or a multi-day adventure across the country, Canada's friendly communities and breathtaking landscapes stretching coast-to-coast-to-coast make for the perfect road trip.

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  • The Best Road Trips in Canada
    From a scenic coastal climb to an inland-sea ramble, these 13 tried-and-true road trips will show you the diverse sides of Canada.
    From a scenic coastal climb to an inland-sea ramble, these 13 tried-and-true road trips will show you the diverse sides of Canada.
    Road trip through Jasper National Park
  • Three road trips through BC and Alberta
    Three epic road trips through the Rockies and beyond, taking in cities, mountain passes, national and provincial parks.
    Three epic road trips through the Rockies and beyond, taking in cities, mountain passes, national and provincial parks.
    Seton Lake, Lillooet, BC - credit: Daniel Ernst
  • 7 Scenic Drives Through BC
    Whether you want to hit the road for a few days or a few weeks, here are seven routes for road trips that show off BC.
    Whether you want to hit the road for a few days or a few weeks, here are seven routes for road trips that show off BC.
    Vancouver Island Road Trip
  • Three road trips through Atlantic Canada
    Discover the best scenic drives in Canada in New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island, Newfoundland & Labrador, Nova Scotia.
    Discover the best scenic drives in Canada in New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island, Newfoundland & Labrador, Nova Scotia.
  • 6 Scenic Drives Through Alberta
    From expansive fields, to jagged mountains, Alberta is home to some of the most interesting road trips in the country.
    From expansive fields, to jagged mountains, Alberta is home to some of the most interesting road trips in the country.
    Abraham Lake, Rocky Mountains, Alberta - credit: Lacey Gilmour @laceylannae
  • Three road trips through Ontario and Quebec
    Three road trips in Quebec and Ontario that deliver one-of-a-kind scenery, locales and experiences!
    Three road trips in Quebec and Ontario that deliver one-of-a-kind scenery, locales and experiences!
  • Two Saskatchewan Road Trips that Celebrate the Diversity of Grasslands National Park
    On these Saskatchewan road trips, discover two DIY drives that showcase the rare and fragile ecosystem of the province’s second national park.
    On these Saskatchewan road trips, discover two DIY drives that showcase the rare and fragile ecosystem of the province’s second national park.
    Grasslands National Park Saskatchewan
  • Southern Manitoba road trip planner
    The southern Manitoba route takes in abundant wildlife, quintessential country towns, and distinctive topography.
    The southern Manitoba route takes in abundant wildlife, quintessential country towns, and distinctive topography.
    Riding Mountain National Park bison
  • 6 Scenic Drives Through Ontario
    With over a million square kilometres of terrain to explore, Ontario is the perfect place for a road trip.
    With over a million square kilometres of terrain to explore, Ontario is the perfect place for a road trip.
    6 Scenic Drives Through Ontario
  • 7 Scenic Drives Through Quebec
    We’ve gathered seven great road trip routes which will bring you all around beautiful Quebec.
    We’ve gathered seven great road trip routes which will bring you all around beautiful Quebec.
    7 Scenic Drives Through Quebec
  • New Brunswick’s Top Road Trips and Tourist Attractions
    Get in on some Maritime secrets — like how to trap a lobster — on these journeys through New Brunswick.
    Get in on some Maritime secrets — like how to trap a lobster — on these journeys through New Brunswick.
    New Brunswick’s Top Road Trips
  • Essential Road Trip Stopovers Between Halifax and Fredericton
    With incredible national parks, buzzing communities, and inviting beaches, you’ll struggle to stay inside the car.
    With incredible national parks, buzzing communities, and inviting beaches, you’ll struggle to stay inside the car.
    Moncton
  • The Best PEI Road Trips and Attractions
    Tiny Prince Edward Island was made for road trips — from the red sands of the Argyle Coast to the North Cape oyster beds. Time to hit the highway.
    Tiny Prince Edward Island was made for road trips — from the red sands of the Argyle Coast to the North Cape oyster beds. Time to hit the highway.
    Prince Edward Island Canada
  • Drive Newfoundland and Labrador's Spellbinding Irish Loop
    Take your time on this Newfoundland and Labrador road trip, enjoying the historic sites, birding opportunities and coastal vistas along the way.
    Take your time on this Newfoundland and Labrador road trip, enjoying the historic sites, birding opportunities and coastal vistas along the way.
    Newfoundland and Labrador Irish Loop
  • A 3-Day Ottawa to Toronto, Algonquin Park Itinerary
    Take the scenic route through Algonquin Park when driving from Ottawa to Toronto.
    Take the scenic route through Algonquin Park when driving from Ottawa to Toronto.
    Algonquin Park, Ontario
  • A 7-Day Driving Tour of Beautiful Gaspé, Québec
    Take the rural route along the wild and captivating Gaspé coast on a drive from Québec City.
    Take the rural route along the wild and captivating Gaspé coast on a drive from Québec City.
  • A Prince Edward Island Road Trip Itinerary
    Discover Prince Edward Island’s glorious beaches, fascinating history, and Acadian culture.
    Discover Prince Edward Island’s glorious beaches, fascinating history, and Acadian culture.
    Prince Edward Islands Red Cliffs
  • A two-day Bay of Fundy Itinerary
    When in Nova Scotia, you'll want to make time to explore the Bay of Fundy, home to the world's highest tides.
    When in Nova Scotia, you'll want to make time to explore the Bay of Fundy, home to the world's highest tides.
    Bay of Fundy tidal bore rafting
  • From Halifax to the Cabot Trail: A 3-Day Nova Scotia Road Trip
    From downtown Halifax to the Cape Breton Highlands, Nova Scotia scenic drives are a road-tripper’s dream.
    From downtown Halifax to the Cape Breton Highlands, Nova Scotia scenic drives are a road-tripper’s dream.
    Celtic Colours International Festival - Cabot Trail
  • Road trip from Vancouver to Calgary
    Wind down the windows, turn up the music, and enjoy the ride as we cruise from Vancouver to Calgary.
    Wind down the windows, turn up the music, and enjoy the ride as we cruise from Vancouver to Calgary.
    Lake Agnes Tea House
  • Road Tripping Fundy: Top Spots for the World’s Highest Tides
    Experience the best of the Bay of Fundy coast with these 10 essential stops.
    Experience the best of the Bay of Fundy coast with these 10 essential stops.
    Cape Enrage
  • Vancouver to Whistler: A 3-Day Itinerary
    Buckle up for West Coast eye candy on British Columbia’s Sea-to-Sky Highway.
    Buckle up for West Coast eye candy on British Columbia’s Sea-to-Sky Highway.
    Sea-to-Sky Highway
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British Columbia

Where the Pacific is met by bustling city, towering forest and rugged mountain.

Where the Pacific is met by bustling city, towering forest and rugged mountain.

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Alberta

Alberta

From Rocky Mountains to prairie land, all with a distinctly western feel.

From Rocky Mountains to prairie land, all with a distinctly western feel.

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Saskatchewan

Saskatchewan

World class fishing, canoeing, wildlife, and distinct urban landscapes all under the canvas of breathtaking skies.

World class fishing, canoeing, wildlife, and distinct urban landscapes all under the canvas of breathtaking skies.

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manitoba

Manitoba

Take in the cultural icons of Winnipeg or meet polar bears and the wonders of the North.

Take in the cultural icons of Winnipeg or meet polar bears and the wonders of the North.

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ontario

Ontario

Exciting urban life in the south gives way to the charm of the Great Lakes and the North.

Exciting urban life in the south gives way to the charm of the Great Lakes and the North.

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quebec

Quebec

Become lost in the magic of Montreal and Quebec City, and discover the natural wonder of the St Lawrence and beyond.

Become lost in the magic of Montreal and Quebec City, and discover the natural wonder of the St Lawrence and beyond.

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new brunswick

New Brunswick

Witness the highest tides in the world, explore amazing scenic drives, ad be inspired by original beauty.

Witness the highest tides in the world, explore amazing scenic drives, ad be inspired by original beauty.

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nova scotia

Nova Scotia

Take in year-round surfing and sea kayaking, wineries and markets, and the world famous Cape Breton Island

Take in year-round surfing and sea kayaking, wineries and markets, and the world famous Cape Breton Island

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Prince Edward Island

Prince Edward Island

Stunning sand beaches, green pastoral landscape and a unique island way of life.

Stunning sand beaches, green pastoral landscape and a unique island way of life.

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Newfoundland and Labrador

Newfoundland & Labrador

18,000 miles of rugged coastline, including Gros Morne National Park, will leave you speechless.

18,000 miles of rugged coastline, including Gros Morne National Park, will leave you speechless.

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yukon

Yukon

Iconic wilderness parks in the land of the midnight sun and a vibrant First Nations culture.

Iconic wilderness parks in the land of the midnight sun and a vibrant First Nations culture.

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Northwest Territories

Northwest Territories

Witness the magic of the Northern Lights, explore vast national parks and hook the catch of a lifetime in the beating heart of the north.

Witness the magic of the Northern Lights, explore vast national parks and hook the catch of a lifetime in the beating heart of the north.

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nunavut

Nunavut

Experience the True North and the Inuit way of life while exploring vast expanses of pristine wilderness.

Experience the True North and the Inuit way of life while exploring vast expanses of pristine wilderness.

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