The world's second-largest country by total area, Canada is in North America, with its southern and western border with the United States. Stretching from the Atlantic to the Pacific and northward into the Arctic Ocean, Canada has more than half of all the lakes in the world, counting more than 3 million lakes and 31,700 big lakes with an area over 300 hectares. Canada also includes two of the biggest lakes in the world: Great Bear Lake and Great Slave Lake. Toronto is Canada's largest city with over 6 million people. Montreal, Canada's second largest city with over 4 million inhabitants, is also the second largest city in the world that has a French-speaking population - after Paris in France.

Travel Health Information

Highly recommended
vaccinations for travelling here

vaccinations for travelling here

Visitors travelling to Canada by air are now expected to get an electronic travel authorisation (eTA) to enter Canada. You must be fully vaccinated to travel on federally-regulated transport, including international flights departing Canada. Terrorists are likely to try to carry out attacks in Canada. Attacks could be indiscriminate, including in places visited by foreigners. You should monitor media reports and remain vigilant. Severe snow storms are a regular occurrence during winter. Around 724,000 British nationals visit Canada each year with Most visits trouble free.


Find your nearest CityDoc

With over 150 clinics nationwide, there is a CityDoc clinic to suit all of your travel needs

Find a clinic

Destination Information for Canada

In Central Canada, Niagara Falls, Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal, and Quebec City are some of the most popular tourist destinations. In Western Canada, you will find the Rocky Mountains; the Okanagan Valley, and the cities of Vancouver, Victoria, and Calgary. A little over an hour’s drive from Toronto is Canada’s most famous natural attraction, Niagara Falls. Banff National Park lies in the heart of the majestic Rocky Mountains in the province of Alberta, and showcases some of Canada’s most beautiful scenery. One of Canada’s most famous landmarks, the iconic CN Tower, can be found on the shores of Lake Ontario in Canada’s biggest city, Toronto.

Travel health enquiries

For all travel health enquiries, simply contact us below.

Travel Vaccinations

Flu (Influenza) Vaccination

Sexual Health

Find a Clinic