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Tips For Driving In Canada


Do you know which is the most adventurous way to explore Canada and see all its beauty? It is by driving around. The Rocky Mountains, gorgeous lakes and the urban culture are best explored in a car. However, to make your driving holiday in Canada a safe and pleasurable one, you ought to keep a few driving rules handy.

Things To Keep In Mind

  • Obtain an international driving license before you reach Canada
  • Canada follows the left-hand driving rule
  • The speed signs are in kilometers, and anyone found exceeding the speed limit shall be penalized
  • Make a point of giving way to the pedestrians on the crossings
  • Mobile patrols are always watching for speeders
  • The speed limit on motorways is 100 km/h while that on built-up areas is 50 km/h
  • Just like India, wearing a seatbelt in Canada is also mandatory. You risk a huge fine for not wearing one
  • In major Canadian cities, it is frowned upon to pass streetcars (trams) when unloading and loading passengers
  • It is not allowed to have more passengers than the number of working seatbelts in the car
  • Do not talk on the phone or generally use it while driving

When holidaying in Canada, keep these driving tips handy to make the most of the time in hand. Running into trouble for showcasing bad driving behavior can ruin your trip. In case the police stops you, turn off the engine, and don’t panic. Be polite and don’t try to offer a bribe. Make your trip to Canada a memorable one by planning it to perfection.

In case you are planning a trip to Canada, get travel insurance for Canada and keep yourself tension free.

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