There are over 2 million reasons to #ExploreCanada

#ExploreCanada reaches 2 million uses

We are excited to announce that on January 17, 2017, the #ExploreCanada hashtag surpassed two million uses on Instragram.

In just over one year, we’ve seen the amount of content shared using #ExploreCanada double to reach the two million mark. This content plays a vital role in allowing travellers from all around the world to travel across Canada through the experiences of our community. And there’s no sign of slowing down. The content shared using #ExploreCanada continues to grow every day with over 80,000 photos tagged a month.

Destination Canada would like to send a big Canadian thank you to all 2 million contributors. From individual travellers who have shared content and spread the word, to our industry partners for showing off the experiences they have to offer and encouraging travellers to use #ExploreCanada with their own hashtags.

Our social media team continues to review all contributions daily and we feature the best submissions on our @ExploreCanada account. We’re excited to see where #ExploreCanada will take us in 2017 as we celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday!