Canada is the second largest country in the world and renowned for its beautiful landscape, friendly citizens and high quality of life. Whether you’re an outdoorsy, wandering backpacker or a fun-loving party goer, Canada offers the perfect gap year, with its vast, untouched landscapes dotted with thriving and exciting cities.

Canada has a very healthy economy and continues to be a major tourist destination. Culturally, the country is very diverse, making it popular with travellers and continues to be one of the safest countries in the world. With its liberal outlook on politics and its generous welfare system, Canada is often cited as one of the top five countries in the world to live and work.