Canada is one of the best places to be in the wintertime. Yes, you have to shovel your driveway and wrap yourself in three layers before daring to head outside, but it's all worth it for the magical winter wonderland we get to experience. Our country is transformed into a frosty paradise, and there's so much to do and see. This winter, you can explore some incredible frozen fortresses across the nation. These Canadian ice rooms will warm your heart this snowy season, and you need to check them out.\nVisit majestic rooms and venues made of ice across the country. You can spend the night in a glassy hotel, or live out your Elsa dreams and wander through a massive frozen palace. These places are so frosty you might expect a polar bear to wander through the door. Grab your scarf and mittens and start planning your icy adventure! \nYou'll forget you even liked the summer after visiting these places. These fortresses are perfect for a wintery day trip and for some amazing photo ops. Of course, these icy escapes won't last forever, so get out and see them while you can. Plus, it's a great excuse to indulge in a big mug of hot chocolate after.\n\nKetel One Ice Room \nPrice: $48 per person\nAddress: 4121 Village Green, Whistler, BC\nWhy You Need To Go: Hosted by Bearfoot Bistro, this B.C ice bar is a cool place to explore with a temperature of -32C. The experience comes with complimentary parkas and a flight of sub-zero vodka. \n View this post on Instagram The world's coldest ice room ❄ ⛄ #Whistler #KetelOne #HeranAnniversary A post shared by M K (@manuathwalheran) on Sep 19, 2016 at 7:44pm PDT\n\nWebsite\n\nEdmonton Ice Castles\nPrice: TBD\nWhen: January 2020\nAddress: 9330 Groat Rd. NW, Edmonton, AB\nWhy You Need To Go: Wander through massive ice castles filled with slides, twinkle lights, and incredible photo ops in Alberta this winter.\n View this post on Instagram Lesson learned. Don't lick the castles. The snozzberries do Not taste like snozzberries. A post shared by Lee Denning (@followtheleed) on Jan 22, 2017 at 8:40am PST\n\nWebsite\n\n\nFernie Ice Bar\nPrice: TBD\nWhen: December 2019\nAddress: 5346 Highline Dr., Fernie, BC \nWhy You Need To Go: Sip icy vodka inside this majestic glassy bar hosted by B.C's Lizard Creek Lodge. Complimentary parkas will keep you cozy in this frosty ice paradise.\n View this post on Instagram Thank you for a wonderful season, with an amazing team & life long friends made ❤️ #icebar • • • • • #lifecanbeaholiday #winter #snow #FAR #ferniestoke #wanderlust #love #fernie #adventure #picoftheday #instagood #instalove #instatravel #mountains #welivetoexplore #travelcanada #snowboarding #roamtheplanet #ilovetravelling #mountainlife #explorecanada #rockies #supernaturalbritishcolumbia #adventureoften #unlimitedcanada #canadianrockies #explore #canada A post shared by Helena (@lanie33) on Apr 15, 2018 at 7:38pm PDT\n\nWebsite\n\nHotel De Glace\nPrice: $379 - $779 per night\nAddress: 1860 Valcartier Blvd., Valcartier, QC\nWhy You Need To Go: Spend a night in this world-renowned hotel in Quebec is entirely made of ice.* Sip from ice glasses, skate along a frosty trail and warm up in a hot tub under the stars.\n View this post on Instagram ❄️•• ICE HOTEL •• ❄️ sleeping in a real life snow globe 🧖🏼♀️ #wintercamping #canada A post shared by Farrell (@farrellclick) on Feb 28, 2019 at 8:14am PST\n\nWebsite\n\n\nBelvedere Ice Room\nPrice: $19.99 per half ounce vodka shots\nAddress: 3030 Pandosy St. 130, Kelowna, BC\nWhy You Need To Go: Explore an enchanting ice bar filled with chilly vodka at B.C's Canadian Brewhouse. You'll be provided a goose-down jacket, touque, and mittens to keep you toasty.\n View this post on Instagram Friday funday? @thecanadianbrewhouse Iced vodka room 👌🏼 A post shared by brandielizabethc (@brandielizabethc) on Aug 15, 2015 at 1:33am PDT\n\nWebsite\n\n\nIce Magic Festival\nPrice: TBD\nWhen: January 15 - 26, 2020\nAddress: 111 Lake Louise Dr., Lake Louise, AB\nWhy You Need To Go: Wander amongst massive gleaming sculptures and explore a giant ice castle at this majestic Lake Louise festival.\n View this post on Instagram My kind of Igloo ❄️👑 A post shared by Shannon Butler (@shanban03) on Jan 21, 2019 at 5:12pm PST\n\nWebsite\n*This article has been updated.\n \n\n\nThere are stories everywhere. If you spot a newsworthy event in your city, send us a message, photo, or video @NarcityCanada on Twitter and Instagram.