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Canada is the world’s second biggest country covering some 9.9 million square kilometers (6.15 million square miles). There is no shortage of places to explore, things to do or adventures to discover in Canada and for traveling tourists, there is no shortage of available Canada vacation packages.

Canada has three 10 distinct provinces and 3 large territories including Nunavut, the Northwest Territories and the Yukon. The United States neighbors to the south and the rest of Canada is bordered by 3 oceans; the Pacific Ocean to the West, the Atlantic Ocean to the East and the Arctic Ocean to the North. In fact, Canada has more than 240,000 kilometers (nearly 150,000 miles) of coastline.

You can find many Canada vacation packages from reputable tour companies that offer fully guided tours including western Canada tours as well as eastern Canada tours.

Western Canada Vacation Packages

For vacationers looking for western Canada tours you can find excellent Canada vacation packages of the Canadian Rockies. Many fully escorted all inclusive tours are available including Canadian Rockies vacation packages that include escorted tours of Banff in Banff National Park as well as Jasper in Jasper National Park. Banff and Jasper are also popular locations for enjoying natural hot springs. Other western Canada tour destinations may include Lake Louise, Maligne Lake, Moraine Lake and the glaciers of the Columbia Icefields. Other Western Canada cities worth touring include Vancouver and Victoria in British Columbia plus Calgary and Edmonton in Alberta

Eastern Canada Vacation Packages

Take a vacation in eastern Canada and enjoy the Maritime Provinces of Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island (PEI) and New Brunswick. Many all inclusive fully escorted Canadian vacation packages can be found that visit all the great areas of the Maritimes including the Bay of Fundy (with its “Fundy Tides”) Cape Breton, Cabot Trail, Peggy’s Cove, the Fortress of Louisbourg, Anne of Green Gables House in PEI and the 8 mile Confederation Bridge that spans across the Atlantic Ocean between Prince Edward Island and New Brunswick. Other eastern Canada cities worth touring include Halifax in Nova Scotia, Charlottetown in PEI and St John in New Brunswick.

Canada Vacation Packages by Caravan

Caravan Tours offers two unique Canada Vacation packages. These are fully escorted, all inclusive Canada tours that are affordably priced.

Visit Caravan’s Eastern Canada Tours page to view their all inclusive tour of Canada’s Atlantic Provinces. See what others have said about the Maritime Provinces’ tour on the Eastern Canada Tours Reviews page.

Visit the Western Canada Tours page to view Caravan’s all inclusive tour of Canada’s Canadian Rockies, including Banff tours and Jasper tours. See what others have said about the Canadian Rockies tour on the Western Canada Tours Reviews page.

Canada is big. As the bird flies, from Victoria, BC (Canada’s most westerly city) to St. John’s, Newfoundland (Canada’s most easterly city) the distance is approximately 4,545 miles (7314 km).

If you search for eastern Canada vacation packages some of the more popular destinations include Toronto, Montreal and Niagara Falls. A search for western Canada vacation packages will list places like Victoria, Whistler and Vancouver as the most popular destinations.

Canada has so much more to offer however.

Here are a few overlooked Canadian vacation packages that are well worth your consideration.

Alberta Vacation Packages

Most Americans, and indeed, quite a few Canadians, think of British Columbia Canada when they think of the Canadian Rockies. In truth, Canada’s Rocky Mountains are shared by both BC and Alberta. In fact, destination in the Canadian Rockies like Banff National Park, Jasper National Park, the Columbia Icefields and Lake Louise, a glacier fed alpine lake and ski resort, are all part of Alberta.

Western Canada Vacation Packages by Caravan Tours offers tourists a scenic nine day exploration of some of Alberta’s most beautiful and most popular destinations. This all inclusive Canadian vacation package begins in Calgary, Alberta. The tour is fully escorted and includes stops at Many Glacier in Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park, plus Banff National Park in the Canadian Rockies as well as Moraine Lake, Lake Louise, Maligne Lake and Jasper National Park.

Guests of Caravan Tours also get to enjoy a Banff Gondola ride to the top of Sulphur Mountain and a ride across the Athabasca Glacier aboard the Ice Explorer. The Athabasca Glacier is part of Alberta’s Columbia Icefields, the largest in all of the Canadian Rockies. Along the way there are many opportunities to observe Canadian wildlife including, Moose, Caribou, black bears, Grizzlies and mountain goats.

Maritime Vacation Packages

Eastern Canada Vacation Packages by  Caravan Tours offers tourists the opportunity to explore Canada’s Maritime Provinces, which are made up of three of Canada’s most easterly provinces, namely New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island and Nova Scotia.

New Brunswick – New Brunswick, one of Canada’s first four original provinces (1867), is located in the Appalachian Mountains just east of the state of Maine, USA. The most notable tourist attraction in New Brunswick is the Bay of Fundy and the Fundy Tides (the world’s highest tides) which can rise an incredible 52 feet (16 meters) daily.

Prince Edward Island – To the east of New Brunswick is Prince Edward Island (aka “PEI” or “Garden of the Gulf”). PEI is Canada’s smallest province and situated in the Gulf of St. Lawrence. The capital of PEI is Charlottetown, which is also known as the “birthplace of Confederation” even though PEI didn’t officially join Canada until 1873, six years after confederation. Prince Edward Island’s most notable attraction is the Green Gables farmhouse located in Cavendish. Anne of Green Gables is Canada’s biggest selling novel. Another notable attraction of PEI is the 8 mile long Confederation Bridge, Canada’s longest bridge that connects PEI to New Brunswick.

Nova Scotia – Although Nova Scotia is Canada’s second smallest province it was also one of Canada’s first original four provinces (along with New Brunswick, Ontario and Quebec). In all, the province of Nova Scotia has over 2500 miles (4051 km) of coastline, which includes scenic Cape Breton Island. The most notable attractions in Nova Scotia include the capital city of Halifax, Cabot Trail (the scenic highway through the Cape Breton Highlands) plus the Alexander Graham Bell National Historic Site and the Fortress of Louisbourg. Many Nova Scotia vacation packages also include local whale watching tours.

All Inclusive Tours by Caravan

Since 1952, family run Caravan Tours has been offering fully escorted tours throughout North and Central America. Caravan now offers fully escorted All Inclusive Tours including western Canada vacation packages and eastern Canada vacation Packages.

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