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Dreaming of a vacation in Canada? We like you already. As Canadian vacation experts backed by over 20 years of experience, we take the hassle out of trip planning by delivering complete Canadian vacations personalized to your preferences and based on first-hand experience.
Covering the best of Canada from coast to coast, our long-standing partnerships guarantee quality experiences at competitive rates. So go ahead, explore our suggested trip ideas across Canada and contact us for your free consultation.
Our Featured Canadian Train Tours
For the past 20 years our team has been designing dream train trips in Canada. Our team regularly travels from coast to coast aboard VIA Rail and Rocky Mountaineer, discovering new adventures that we can't wait to share with you.
Explore our Canada | What is there to do?
Feast your eyes on Canada with a vacation that includes the Last Frontier, the Canadian Rockies, Eastern Canada or the Maritimes. Travel by luxury train, witness the Aurora Northern Lights, discover the iconic Fairmont properties and more.
Walk the frozen tundra to watch the largest bears on earth or see thousands of Belugas migrate to the river.
Discover the best trips in Canada straight from our bucket list, from the Rockies to the Atlantic Coast.
A Canadian Rockies road trip is a tempting option or should I take a Train Trip? What if we told you there's no need to choose.
Western Canada’s most luxurious lodges are the perfect addition to your West Coast Canada train trip.
On our luxury train trips across Canada, be dazzled by the scenery and delighted by the pampering.
Learn the difference between the trains, where they travel and which has overnight accommodation.
This country is overflowing with incredible log cabins, luxury glamping resorts and unique floating lodges.
The blending of rail travel and luxury accommodation has a long history in Canada, dating as far back as 1886.
Intriguing and alluring, Atlantic Canada calls for authentic experiences in spectacular landscapes.
Witnessing the northern lights is a transformational experience that many people wait years to see.
The Latest Stories From Our Team
At Canada by Design, our vacations are inspired by our own adventures, be it heli-hiking in the Canadian Rocky Mountains, taking the train through a winter wonderland, driving along the rugged east coast or searching for polar bears on Manitoba's tundra.
As we wind down what has been an unprecedented year, we begin to strategize: What are the best Canadian train trips to book for 2021? The answer, as always, lays in the uniqueness of the individual.
Discover 6 classic rail vacations in Canada onboard both VIA Rail and Rocky Mountaineer as we take you through the Rocky Mountains, along the East Coast and over to the Maritimes.
Intriguing and alluring, Atlantic Canada calls travelers who seek authentic experiences in spectacular landscapes. Here we share the 15 must-do experiences in Atlantic Canada.
Whether it's dancing under the northern lights, bonding with grizzly bears in temperate rainforest or road tripping along the rugged coast of the Atlantic, we all have a list of dream bucketlist trips in Canada.
Whether it's a Whistler ski trip, a winter train journey to the Rockies or a northern lights adventure that brings you to the city, extend your stay with these 12 festive things to do in Vancouver.
When you picture a once-in-a-lifetime vacation in Canada, what do you see? For our team of Canada travel experts, unique Canadian wilderness resorts are inarguably part of the picture.
The theory that Canada completely freezes over in the winter is a myth. Uncover what makes Vancouver the ultimate winter destination and learn what to do, where to stay, what to eat and where to go, all curated by Canada travel experts.
From soaring over glaciers to strolling near spires, our heli-hiking trip in the Canadian Rockies wow-ed us with stunning landscapes, spoiled us with attentive service, and inspired us to share the adventure with other travelers.
Canada By Design REVIEWS
"They not only tailored my itinerary to include activities I liked, but also made my car and hotel reservations, making it no-fuss for me. "
Annette California, United States
"I would highly recommend Canada by Design and would certainly use them again when going to another area they service."
Joyce New Jersey, United States
"From start to finish Jennifer was very polite and easy-going as well as professional. She offered suggestions when needed and and was on top of all itinerary adjustments and refunds. "
Kim Pennsylvania, United States
"Thanks Canada by Design for putting together and planning such a trouble free, smooth running package."
" The whales very kindly decided to perform when I was whale watching. "
Janet New Eltham, United Kingdom
"Every part of our trip was well thought out and there were no hitches."
Di New Zealand
"We had a marvelous trip. Everything fell into place."
Anne New Jersey, United States
"I would definitely recommend this to anyone - but especially to young parents with families. "
Annabelle Delaware, United States
"Destinations, itinerary and accommodation was all well thought out and we had a very memorable time. I'd happily use Canada by Design again."
Christopher Zurich, Switzerland
"Thanks for a great holiday. The Rockies - awesome, Victoria- beautiful. Whistler- magic."
Mark Sydney, Australia