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Canada photos: 20 of the most beautiful places

Tombstone Territorial ParkWhen the Yukon government advises you to leave a hiking plan before traveling into the Tombstone Park area, you're in for a wild time. This park, located 90 minutes from Dawson City, is filled with rugged peaks and wildlife.

Canada photos: 20 of the most beautiful places

Capilano Suspension BridgeBritish Columbia's Capilano Suspension Bridge is only a few minutes away from Vancouver's city center. Built in 1889, it stretches 137 meters across and 70 meters above the Capilano River.

Canada photos: 20 of the most beautiful places

Prince Edward IslandPrince Edward Island, which is Canada's smallest province, gained global fame after Lucy Maud Montgomery's 1908 novel "Anne of Green Gables." More than 100 years later, PEI remains as glorious as ever with beautiful beaches, fresh seafood and historic architecture.

Canada photos: 20 of the most beautiful places

Nahanni National Park A UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1978, this national park in the Northwest Territories consists of deep river canyons cutting through mountain ranges, huge waterfalls and complex cave systems.

Canada photos: 20 of the most beautiful places

Peggy's CoveFamous for its natural scenery, fresh seafood and working fishing village, Peggy's Cove in the eastern coastal province of Nova Scotia is best known for its historic lighthouse, built in 1915.

Canada photos: 20 of the most beautiful places

Lake LouiseAn alpine lake with sparkling blue waters, Alberta's Lake Louise in Banff National Park sits at the base of a cluster of glacier-clad peaks. The lake offers paddling in summer and an outdoor skating rink in winter.

Canada photos: 20 of the most beautiful places

Avalon PeninsulaIceberg viewing is a popular activity in the province of Newfoundland and Labrador. On a sunny day, you can view these 10,000-year-old glacial giants from many points along the northern and eastern coasts of the province, including the Avalon Peninsula (pictured).

Canada photos: 20 of the most beautiful places

Niagara FallsNiagara Falls refers to three different sets of falls on the border between Canada and the United States. Horseshoe Falls (pictured) is the most famous.

Canada photos: 20 of the most beautiful places

Toronto waterfrontFor the best views of Canada's 553.33-meter-high CN Tower and Rogers Centre sports stadium you need to hit Lake Ontario (pictured).

Canada photos: 20 of the most beautiful places

Lakes of SaskatchewanThe province of Saskatchewan has more than 100,000 lakes. Otter Lake (pictured) is an excellent destination for fishing, camping and, obviously, sunsets.

Canada photos: 20 of the most beautiful places

Jasper National ParkCanada's Glacier Skywalk in Jasper, which opened in 2014, is a fantastic place to catch views of the surrounding mountains.

Canada photos: 20 of the most beautiful places

Notre Dame BasilicaLocated in Montreal, Notre Dame Basilica is one of Canada's most stunning churches. Completed in 1891, it was designated a National Historic Site of Canada in 1989.

Canada photos: 20 of the most beautiful places

Sirmilik National ParkLocated in Nunavut Territory -- Canada's northernmost region -- Sirmilik National Park features rugged mountains, glaciers, fjords and river valleys. April to June is the best time to visit the edges of the ice floes (pictured).

Canada photos: 20 of the most beautiful places

Rideau CanalHistoric Rideau Canal, a UNESCO site built in the early 19th century, is made up of a chain of lakes, rivers and canals stretching 202 kilometers from Kingston to Ottawa.

Canada photos: 20 of the most beautiful places

YukonCanada's remote Yukon, the smallest of the country's three federal territories, is one of the best places to check out the northern lights, as seen here on the Eagle Plains.

Canada photos: 20 of the most beautiful places

Old QuebecFounded in the early 17th century, Quebec City's historic Old City is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and North America's best example of a fortified colonial city.

Canada photos: 20 of the most beautiful places

Whistler, British ColumbiaHorstman Hut (pictured) on Blackcomb Mountain, sits in front of Horstman Glacier and Black Tusk Mountain at the Whistler Blackcomb Ski Resort.

Canada photos: 20 of the most beautiful places

Bay of Fundy's Hopewell Rocks Canada's Bay of Fundy in the Atlantic Ocean is home to the highest tides in the world. As a result, New Brunswick's incredible, eroded Hopewell Rocks are covered in water twice a day.

Canada photos: 20 of the most beautiful places

Churchill, ManitobaKnown as the world's polar bear capital, Churchill is one of the few towns on earth where you can come face to face with the famed white bears in the wild.

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