Well known as the land of thousands of lakes, Canada has the most surreal lakes located in the beautiful mountains. Apart from its own lakes, a group of North America is also found here. If you are planning to take up a Canada tour package from Mumbai you have to include these top 5 best lakes in Canada. Also, don’t forget to carry your camera along to capture the beauty of these places.
1. Garibaldi Lake, British Columbia
This beautiful lake is just two hour drive away from Vancouver and is a most popular destination among the tourists. It has all year round activities such as: canoeing, swimming in summer, while in winter the visitors also can go hiking and enjoy various other outdoor activities. Being surrounded with tall peaks like Black Tusk this lake provides a wonderful viewpoint.
2. Moraine Lake, Banff National Park
This world famous and most recognizable lake is found in the Valley of the Ten Peaks, which is at an elevation of approximately 1,885 m (6,183 feet). Moraine Lake is famous for its crystal clear blue colored water and the amazing surroundings which comprise of high mountains with snow clad peaks that create the desired tranquility. Many hiking tracks are trod by visitors from all around the world.
3. Peyto Lake, the Rocky Mountains
Found in Banff National Park at 1860 m (6100 ft) height, the turquoise lake is fed by a stunning glacier. Situated in the Waputik Range valley, this mesmerizing lake is surrounded with three high peaks and thus it features breathtaking panoramic views. You will find a radiant color scheme all over this place if you are visiting during summer which is a result of the melting glacial that brings rock flour into the lake.
4. Azure Lake, British Columbia
Found in the Ogilvie Mountains, which are a part of the Yukon Ranges, this stunning yet remote lake was named Azure due to its vivid blue color. This is not a typical lake, but rather an outflow of the Azure River. This nature’s wonder is embedded between the high mountains, which create wonderful panoramic views. This lake is found in Wells Gray Provincial Park, which is also a famous tourist attraction offering activities like hiking trails and other outdoor activities.
5. Berg Lake, Mount Robson Provincial Park
Found in the British Columbia, this park in the Canadian Rockies has marked its place in the UNESCO World Heritage list. The park is famous for its virgin natural beauty which includes glaciers, lakes, canyons, waterfalls and some endangered species which all comprises to offer you an unforgettable Canada tour. This gorgeous turquoise lake has an easy access via trail and you can have a glimpse of so many icebergs which are visible even in summer!