Shimmering emerald lakes, endless hiking trails, exciting mountain festivals and warm sunny days are on the not-so distant-horizon. As summer begins to creep into the minds of sun-seeking travelers, our travel experts have compiled the hottest summer vacations of 2015
to get your inspiration going to plan your next summer holiday to the Canadian Rockies.
Choose from a kaleidoscope of must-see sights and experiences in the Canadian Rockies - from standing on an ancient glacier, to riding the rails on a nostalgic train journey. With luxury rail travel quickly rising to the top of Canadian bucket-list experiences, this summer is the perfect time to embrace the rail revival with Rocky Mountaineer and VIA Rail’s charming train journeys
stretching from coast to coast.
Don’t forget that the month of July brings forth 10 legendary days of celebrations to the West, so get ready to knock your cowboy boots together at The Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth. Returning for its 103rd
season, the Calgary Stampede
sets the stage for an unforgettable myriad of rodeo and chuck wagon competitions, colourful pyrotechnic displays, tantalizing midway fare, live musical entertainment and more. For cowgirls and cowboys alike, this is a summer event not to be missed.
Alas, these are only a taste of the top vacations
we’ve lined up for 2015. As days grow longer and temperatures get warmer, Canada presents endless opportunities for adventure no matter what your taste. The array of summer vacations in Canada
are aplenty: from absorbing the cultural highlights of diverse cities like Vancouver and Victoria, to standing on an ancient glacier
or touring the charming east coast of Toronto and visiting the iconic Niagara Falls. Whether you’re seeking an urban getaway, an outdoor oasis or both, Canada is the perfect place to choose your own summer adventure