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Grab your passport and fill up that gas tank before leaving Roseau. Petro (the Canadian name for gas) is expensive. You will be pleased for this tip. Grab a coffee to go and start the hour trip to Steinbach.
Tim Hortons is named after its co-founder, Tim Horton, a former professional ice hockey player, whose passion for both coffee and community led to the creation of this beloved Canadian coffee chain. Tim Hortons is a must for any coffee lover, their brews provide the perfect fuel for your day. Additionally, their selection of freshly baked goods, like their famous Timbits and donuts, offer a delightful treat that will satisfy your cravings for the rest of your drive to Winnipeg.
Stop at the center of Canada sign for a selfie.
The Royal Canadian Mint in Manitoba is the institution where the country's currency comes to life through intricate craftsmanship and precision. Take a guided tour to witness the coin production process and learn about the rich history of Canadian currency. The mint also houses an exhibit showcasing rare and valuable coins, providing a unique opportunity to delve into the world of coinage and appreciate the artistry behind the coins we use daily.
Assiniboine Park is an urban oasis that captivates visitors with its stunning natural beauty, serene walking trails, and vibrant gardens. The park's iconic feature, the Assiniboine Park Zoo, offers an unforgettable experience where visitors can learn about a diverse range of wildlife from around the world.. With its picturesque setting, year-round events, and recreational activities, Assiniboine Park is a cherished destination that offers something for everyone to enjoy.
The Forks Market in Winnipeg offers a delightful experience with its diverse culinary offerings, from farm-fresh produce to international cuisines, satisfying every visitor's taste buds. Beyond the delicious food, the market's atmosphere, live music, and charming artisanal shops make it a must-visit destination. Located on the river, the forks offers beautiful parks and special events in all seasons. Find concerts, ice sculptures, and artists displays year round.
Arrive back in Roseau in time to take a dip in the hotel pool before calling it a day.