The Canadian Land
It is said that the Brazilian Christ the Redeemer is one of the 7 wonders of the modern world, along with the Taj Mahal, Great Wall of China, ruins in Jordan, Machu Pichu pyramid in Mexico and the Coliseum. There are also other ancient pyramids, the Babylon gardens, statues, temples, mausoleums and others. Canada also has its own natural wonders.
One of the great differentials of Canada in this battle of wonders is its natural beauty. There are some beautiful buildings here and there, but the Canadian nature is what really stands out. Let’s check it out.
Sleeping Giant – ON
The name is correct. It’s possible to see a giant lying in these rock formations at Sibley peninsula, in Thunder Bay, Ontario. You can check it at Ontario Parks.
Niagara Falls – ON
Niagara Falls, is in the US side, however the best vies is in the Canadian side, and the view is what really matters. If you came to Canada and didn’t go to Niagara, you missed one of the Canadian wonders. It is the same as if you never came to Canada. It is a must see. You can check it at Ontario Travel and Niagara Falls Tourism.
Bay of Fundy – NB / NS
Bay of Fundy is the largest lagoon in the world. It is towards New Brunswick and Nova Scotia in the Gulf of Maine, and also shares that beauty with the USA. The Bay of Fundy is known to have one of the highest tides in the world. Each day about 100 billion tons of seawater enter and leave the bay during the tide cycle. It’s a fantastic thing to see. You can visit on foot when the tide is low, and kayaking when the tide is high. You can check it at Nova Scotia website.
Nahanni National Park Reserve – NT
This reserve is approximately 500km west of Yellowknife. Although it’s far, it is a worthy trip. It is a beautiful place to visit with a wonderful set of crazy canyons, waterfalls and endless natural beauties. You can check it at Parks Canada.
When we talk about the Wonders of the World we can’t forget to mention the aurora borealis. Those who have had the opportunity to see, got mesmerized by it: it is something out of our reality. And in the northern part of Canada, there are several points for you to enjoy this marvelous scene of nature. You can check it at Whitehorse (YT), Yellowknife (NT), Iqaluit (NU), Kuujjuaq (QC) and Battle Harbor (NL), among others.
The Rockies – BC / AB
The Rockies are located between Alberta and BC. They really look like that postal card picture of a computer screen saver. You can check it at Alberta website.
Cabot Trail – NS
For those who like to hit the road and enjoy a nice drive, Cabot Trial are 298 Km of pure asphalt, twist roads and a paradisiacal scenery. You can check it at Cabot Trail.
There are more than 7 wonders in Canada. What are you waiting for? Come visit and explore all the resources Canada has to offer.