Canada is a wonderful country to visit and has a large tourism industry. The second-largest country in the world, Canada’s incredible geographical variety is a significant tourist attractor. Much of the country’s tourism is centred in the following regions: Toronto, Montreal, Vancouver and Whistler, Niagara Falls, Vancouver Island, Calgary and Canadian Rockies, British Columbia’s Okanagan Valley, and the national capital region Ottawa. The large cities are known for their culture, diversity, as well as the many national parks and historic sites.
To travel to Canada, most people need a temporary resident visa (TRV), also known as a visitor or tourist visa, or they may need an Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA). Some people, such as citizens of the United States, may only need their valid passport.
Generally, as a visitor, you can stay in Canada for up to 6 months or up until the date stamped your passport, if it was stamped. If you received a visitor record, you need to leave Canada by the expiry date listed on the visitor record. If your passport wasn’t stamped and you used a primary inspection kiosk, you can only stay in Canada for up to 6 months from the day you initially entered the country, or until your passport expires, whichever comes first.
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