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Canada shines out as an utterly contemporary, democratic and cosmopolite country located in North America. The country is adjacent to the United States in its southern border and surrounded by the Atlantic, Pacific and Arctic Ocean. As a country with harsh oceanic climate conditions, Canada has heavy falls of snow in the winter months. It therefore offers an ideal atmosphere for winter sports to its guests. Being an extremely enjoyable destination in the summertime as well by all its verdant forests, giant waterfalls, brilliant parks and lakes all over the country, Canada organizes a wide range of entertaining events to color up the life at all seasons.
You may review the flights to Canada if you are interested in a pleasant vacation and discovering this lovely country and enjoy a comfortable journey up in the clouds with the privileged service of high quality offered by Turkish Airlines.
Turkish Airlines flies to 46 different destinations in Canada: Abbotsford, Bagotville, Bathurst, Calgary, Charlottetown, Deer Lake, Edmonton, Fort McMurray, Fort St. John, Fredericton, Gander, Grande Prairie, Halifax, Hamilton, Iles de la Madeleine, Kamloops, Kelowna, Kingston, London, Moncton, Mont-Joli, Montreal, North Bay, Ottawa, Quebec, Red Deer, Regina, Rouyn-Noranda, Saint John, Sarnia, Saskatoon, Sault Ste. Marie, Sept Iles, Sidney, St. John's, Sudbury, Thunder Bay, Timmins, Toronto (3 different airports), Val d'Or, Vancouver, Victoria, Whitehorse, Windsor and Winnipeg.
The busiest airport countrywide, Toronto Pearson International Airport (YYZ) serves to 47 million passengers each year. The second busiest airport, Vancouver International Airport (YVR) serves to 24 million passengers, followed by Montreal–Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport (YUL) reaching the annual passenger number of 18 million. Direct flights from Istanbul Airport (IST) land at Toronto and Montreal and the journey takes nearly 10 hours. Passengers should transfer over these two cities for reaching other Canadian destinations, the duration of journey with connecting flights varies by the layover and the point of destination.
Located on vast lands and mountainous by majority, Canada owns a highly dynamic social and cultural presence. As a country with high economic level, Canada hosts many local festivals and events at almost all states and cities throughout the year. Held with huge participation, these events contribute greatly to the country’s touristic demand. Winterlude Festival is an organization broad in scope which takes place in Ottawa, Ontario, Quebec and Gatineau concurrently. This organization with more than two million participants is held annually in every February. As an enjoyable festival filled with sports, art and culture, it is regarded as the most colorful event of the winter season.
The Celebration of Light Festival in Vancouver colors up the whole city with the fireworks and lasts 10 days with concerts and various events, doubling the popularity of the city in the months of summer. Canada National Exhibition, which often cited as The Ex is a detailed expo event held in Toronto. Starting in August, this expo lasts for two weeks, focusing on agriculture, technology, industry and development. Toronto International Film Festival is another outstanding attention-grabbing event taking place in September. Quebec Summer Festival, on the other hand, is a traditional organization of 50 years where music and entertainment last for ten days. This festival is held in July with millions of participants.
This large and modern country is an extremely popular tourism destination as well. Millions of guests from all over the world visit many spots and get a chance to know adorable Canada better.
Outstanding by their natural beauties, Ontario, Calgary and Vancouver are the favorite destinations of nature tour and events fanciers. Consisting of three waterfalls, the Niagara Waterfalls is the most popular spot in the country. Niagara Valley Nature Reserve, Queenston Heights Park and Botanical Gardens in Ontario region also get credit by the nature lover tourists.
Stanley Park in Vancouver is a giant public park offering various activities like rock climbing, mountain biking and trekking. Lynn Canyon Park is another natural space waiting to be explored. Moreover, Vancouver is the first stop of those wishing to have fun and experience enjoyable moments thanks to its dynamic and colorful social spots, including but not limited to Gastown and Chinatown. Banff National Park in Calgary is among the top remarkable national reserves in the country and serves as a notable must-see spot in Canada visits.
Montreal is another significant town shining out by its modern and romantic structure. Notre-Dame Basilica in the Old Town district is among the most popular religious centers countrywide. Buried under snow in the winter months, this enchanting city offers many underground facilities so as to keep safe from challenging winter conditions. If you also wish to visit this city flooded by many visitors all year round by its different quite way of life, book your flight now to Montreal to set your travel plan.
As the fourth populous city in the country, Ottawa is another pleasant destination especially for the culture lovers. Canada War Museum stands out as an impressive must-see spot. If you happen to visit Ottawa in winter, do not forget to try ice skating on Rideau River which is completely frozen, and join Winterlude Festival to enjoy fully your stay with various activities.
Using the railway or buses would be highly comfortable for the transportation between the cities of Canada, offering a highly vigorous social life. Although there is a totally organized transportation network serving in the country, you may also consider renting a car if you prefer a private transportation.