Eastern Canada

Exploring Eastern Canada offers a captivating mix of experiences with self-drives, multi-centre stays, and touring opportunities through Ontario, Quebec, and Atlantic Canada. From the vibrant cities and cultural heritage of Ontario and Quebec to the stunning coastal landscapes of the Atlantic provinces, there’s an adventure for every traveller.

What you’ll love most about Eastern Canada

  • Eastern Canada is home to vibrant cities like Toronto, Montreal, and Quebec City, where visitors can immerse themselves in diverse cultures, historic sites, and lively arts scenes
  • The region boasts breathtaking landscapes, from the iconic Niagara Falls and the rugged coastlines of the Atlantic provinces to the serene beauty of the Laurentian Mountains and Prince Edward Island
  • Eastern Canada offers a rich culinary scene, including fresh seafood in the Maritimes, French-inspired cuisine in Quebec, and diverse dining experiences in cosmopolitan cities
  • Known for their friendliness and hospitality, the people of Eastern Canada make visitors feel welcome with their genuine warmth and helpfulness
  • The region hosts numerous festivals and events throughout the year, such as the Montreal Jazz Festival, Toronto International Film Festival, and Quebec Winter Carnival, celebrating everything from music and film to cultural heritage and seasonal festivities

Please note that the estimated temperature, rainfall and recommended months of when to go are based on Ottawa, Ontario’s weather patterns

Where to Book

  • Enjoying a boat trip on Niagara Falls, Ontario

  • Sambro Island - Tourism Nova Scotia/Acorn Art Photography

  • Fairmont Le Chateau Frontenac, Quebec City - Destination Canada

  • Cove Island Lighthouse on the Bruce Peninsula of Georgian Bay in Lake Heron

  • View of the CN Tower in autumn - Destination Toronto

  • Canoeing in Jacque Cartier National Park - Quebec Tourism/Jean-Francois Frenette

  • Exploring the historical Distillery District in Toronto - Destination Toronto

  • The Battery in St Johns, Newfoundland

  • Swallowtail Lighthouse - New Brunswick Tourism

  • Peggy's Cove, Nova Scotia

  • Montreal in autumn

  • Boating on Northumberland's shore - Tourism Nova Scotia/Acorn Art Photography

  • Rideau Canal National Historic Site, Ottawa - Destination Canada

  • Springbrook - Prince Edward Island Tourism

Average temperature

Information below is based on average highest temperature for each month.

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  • 1℃
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  • 10
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  • 12
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  • 14
  • 14
  • 11

Information above is based on the average number of days which experience some form of rainfall for each month.


When to Visit

Below gives you information and a rating of the best time of year to visit.













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