Winter Vacation Ideas

With its ice-capped mountains, spectacular glaciers, and snow-dusted evergreens, Canada provides some of the most beautiful winters around. The beauty lies not only in viewing nature but the activities the land offers. You can visit world-renowned ski slopes where you can swish down double black diamonds or take your first lesson with expert instructors. Explore the Columbia Icefield and take a glacier walk. Snowshoe along packed powder or gather the family for a friendly snowball fight.

The citizens of Canada know how to enjoy winter, so what better way to spend this time than with folks who embrace the season. Even if the temperature is cold, you will be welcomed by warm smiles at every turn.

Snow Vacations

Just because it's snowing doesn't mean you have to bundle up and stay inside. Canada is the perfect winter vacation destination, with activities produced by folks who know how to put the fun in wintertime. There are tried and true activities like skiing and skating, and new trends like snow tubing to try. You will certainly stay active with a winter visit to Canada.

While you're in Canada, you might enjoy some of these winter-friendly activities:

  • Ice skating
  • Downhill skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Tobogganing
  • Cross-country skiing
  • Snow shoeing
  • Sledding
  • Snow tubing
  • Tour of the Olympic Village
  • Après-ski
  • Snowmobiling
  • Ice fishing
  • Sleigh rides
  • Dog-sledding
  • Hot Springs
  • Hockey

In addition, there are many festivals, Winter Carnivals, and other celebrations throughout the season to add more fun to your trip.

Winter Vacations Canada

Winter Trip in Canadas

Banff Winter Explorer 4 days from $345

From the brilliant white of the snowy Canadian Rockies to the deep green of the trees and the stunning blue skies above, Banff’s landscape comes to life during the winter, and this tour puts you right in the middle of the beauty and fun.

Departs from December 2017 to April 2019.

Canadian Snow Train 7 days from $1845

Travel across Canada, wind through the Rockies, and explore cosmopolitan cities on this winter journey that takes you through five provinces.

Departs from October 2017 to December 2018.

Christmas in the Rockies 11 days from $3395

Celebrate the holiday season in the beautiful Canadian Rockies with a romantic railroad adventure!

Departs from December 2017 to December 2018.

Churchill Town & Tundra Enthusiast 6 days from $5688

Experience the history and culture of Churchill on this once in a lifetime Polar Bear Adventure.

Departs from September 2017 to November 2018.

Northern Lights of the Yukon 5 days from $935

Experience the treasures of the Yukon on this excursion that offers a nightly viewing of the Northern Lights.

Departs from August 2017 to April 2019.

Ski Banff - 3 Night Package 4 days from $715

There is no better way to experience the magnificence of winter than with a getaway to the Canadian Rocky Mountains.

Departs from November 2017 to April 2018.

Ski Banff - 5 Night Package 6 days from $975

Banff is known for exceptional natural beauty and some of the world’s best skiing, a true winter adventure awaits you on this 5 night ski package.

Departs from November 2017 to April 2018.

Ski Whistler - 3 Night Package 4 days from $675

Whistler is a true winter wonderland where you can enjoy a large variety of winter activities.

Departs from November 2017 to April 2018.

Ski Whistler - 5 Night Package 6 days from $935

Situated in the breathtaking Coast Mountains, Whistler offers epic skiing and snowboarding for all levels.

Departs from November 2017 to April 2018.

Snow Train with Jasper 10 days from $2695

The opportunity to experience Canada unlike any other. With shimmering lakes and towering forests sure to make this a one-of-a-kind experience you will remember forever.

Departs from October 2017 to December 2018.

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