10 Incredible Coastal Towns You Must Visit In Canada

Oceanside gems in the north.

Canada's east and west coasts are lined with gorgeous towns that showcase its natural beauty and wonder. Being situated beside the open ocean lends a sense of allure and mystery to each town that makes them all the more interesting to explore.

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Canada has the longest coastline of any country in the world, with over 200,000 kilometres encompassing its edges. This makes it a prime destination for exciting oceanside experiences, such as fishing, kayaking, surfing, whale watching and even iceberg watching. The coastal zones in the country are also home to prominent aquatic industries and sensitive biological communities, so they bear a much greater purpose than just being vacation hotspots.

For your next big trip, a coastal town in Canada would definitely be a worthwhile destination to consider. There are several coastal destinations in various provinces across the country to choose from, and each of them are great demonstrations of Canadian culture and heritage. Whether you'd like to catch the sunrise or watch the sunset, there's no better place to do it than at the following 10 coastal towns in Canada:

British Columbia


New Brunswick

Nova Scotia

Prince Edward Island

Newfoundland and Labrador

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