Things to know

If you're coming to Canada for a meeting or convention, this is the place to find all the practical resources, tools, information and tips you'll need to make your trip a memorable one. For example, find out more on:

  • Clearing customs
  • Exchanging currency
  • Reserving a rental car
  • Finding the most scenic or speedy ways to travel.

Things To Know

I. Practical Information

Take some time to get to know Canada before or after your meeting or convention. Want to know the best months for skiing in British Columbia, golfing in Saskatchewan or harvesting maple syrup in Quebec? When it comes to what the seasonal weather will be like when you visit, we've got you covered. You'll also find information on current passport and visa requirements, Canadian public holidays, banking hours, currency matters, travel insurance tips, where to book accommodations online and more.

II. Getting Around

Once your meeting or convention wraps up, explore Canada on your own schedule. Find out how easy it is to travel to Canada and explore our sights, cities and natural wonders by air, rail, road and sea. Whether you plan to hop aboard a city subway or set sail on a historic schooner, we'll have you on your way in comfort in no time.