10 best national parks in Canada

10. Fundy National Park 

Famous for having the highest tides in the world, Fundy National Park features coastal cliffs, waterfalls, and diverse ecosystems along the Bay of Fundy.

10 best national parks in Canada

9. Elk Island National Park

Known for its conservation efforts, Elk Island is a sanctuary for bison and other wildlife near Edmonton, offering opportunities for hiking, birdwatching, and stargazing.

10 best national parks in Canada

8. Cape Breton Highlands National Park

Located on Cape Breton Island, this park offers breathtaking coastal cliffs, winding Cabot Trail, and opportunities for wildlife viewing.

10 best national parks in Canada

7. Gros Morne National Park

A UNESCO World Heritage Site, Gros Morne is known for its dramatic fjords, cliffs, and unique geological features, including the Tablelands.

10 best national parks in Canada

6. Pacific Rim National Park Reserve

Comprising three regions (Long Beach, the Broken Group Islands, and the West Coast Trail), this park showcases the stunning coastal landscapes of the Pacific Northwest.

10 best national parks in Canada

5. Kootenay National Park

Situated in the Canadian Rockies, Kootenay National Park is known for its rugged mountains, alpine meadows, and the Paint Pots.

10 best national parks in Canada

4. Waterton Lakes National Park

This park, part of the Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park (shared with the U.S.), offers breathtaking mountain scenery, pristine lakes, and diverse wildlife.

10 best national parks in Canada

3. Yoho National Park

Yoho, located in the Rocky Mountains, is known for its waterfalls, towering peaks, and the stunning turquoise waters of Lake O'Hara.

10 best national parks in Canada

2. Jasper National Park

Adjacent to Banff, Jasper National Park is the largest national park in the Canadian Rockies, featuring glaciers, hot springs, and abundant wildlife.

10 best national parks in Canada

1. Banff National Park

Canada's first national park, Banff is known for its majestic Rocky Mountain scenery, turquoise lakes, and iconic landmarks like Lake Louise and Moraine Lake.

10 best national parks in Canada

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