Canada’s most scenic road trips will make you explore the unexplored

“If you don’t know where you are going, any road will get you there”. – Lewis Carroll

Ideal road trips are like heading towards nowhere without worrying about the destination. According to Ralph Waldo Emerson’s experience, it is not the destination that matters; it’s the journey that explains the entire story of life. Road trips are very much similar to the journey of life. It enriches you, gives you enough courage to face the unknown. It’s like the exploration of one’s own self that has never been explored. In order to have a road trip, you need to start from somewhere, and Canada is one of the best options to start from. There are so many roads which will give you a worth remembering road trip experience. These are discussed below.

Icefields Parkway, Alberta

Are you willing to have a trip through rocks and Glaciers? Then, Canada’s Icefield Parkway can be the best option for you. It is located in the north of Lake Louise in Banff National Park. You need to take highway 93 to find this 235kilometre long highway. Through this journey, you can appreciate the beauty of Herbert Lake, the sweeping Athabasca Glacier, and double-barrelled Sunwapta Falls. You can also experience a cosy stay at Glacier View Lodge on the way. It is recommended to go there in the spring so that you can see the beauty of the route and the colourful fall.

The Cabot Trail

The Cabot Trail is undoubtedly one of the best road trips in Canada. So many amazing things are there on this 300km long highway on Cape Breton Island; one of them is the beauty of the coastline. When the road is almost connected to the coastline, you can have a mind-blowing view from every corner of the road. The second thing is the presence of the hikes throughout the road, such as Skyline Trail. However, Cabot Trail can be an amazing choice for a road trip.

The Okanagan Valley

This road trip to Okanagan Valley is something very unique as it is a gastronomical hotspot. You can make a trip clockwise around Okanagan Lake from Vernon to Penticton and then towards Kelowna. This region is famous for its restaurants and the topmost wineries. Some of them are Summerhill Pyramid Winery and Mission Hill Winery.

However, it is highly recommended to choose Canada for a nice road trip because it is extensively designed for road trips.

You also need to remember the jaw-dropping beauty of the coastline, which can be another reason for your next road trip.


Sohini is a journalism and mass communication enthusiast from Kolkata with an extreme interest in creative writing. Focused on entertainment, health and lifestyle, her stories could make your net surfing much more interesting.
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