Canadian’s Top August Beer Destinations Around the World

Plus beer-themed date ideas at the top 10 destinations on the list!
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As the final month of summer unfolds, Canadians are seizing the opportunity to savour the warm weather and indulge in refreshing beer experiences around the globe!

As International Beer Day beckons on August 4th, Expedia presents a compelling list of the most sought-after August destinations for Canadians to hit up for a beer date while raising a glass to the world of craft brews!

Here are 10 of the most loved beer destinations by Canadians around the world, for August!

1. Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

August’s top choice, Punta Cana, entices Canadian travellers with its tranquil sea air and breathtaking ocean vistas. Bayahibe Beach offers an array of activities, including parasailing, snorkelling, and cave exploration. Quench your thirst at  Cerveceria Punta Cana, a local gem crafting beer in the heart of paradise.

Nearby hotel: Four Points by Sheraton Punta Cana Village

2. Cancun, Mexico

Cancun‘s tropical climate and vibrant party scene beckon adventure seekers and relaxation enthusiasts alike. Explore Tortuga Beach, Langosta Beach, and Puerto Cancun Marina Town Center before discovering the flavorful offerings of  Cerveza Pescadores, including their popular Habanero Ale.

Nearby Hotel: SLS Cancun Hotel & Spa

3. New York, New York, USA

Embrace the cultural paradise of New York City, where Broadway shows, museums, and Central Park await. Delight in the city’s beer scene with The New York Beer and Brewery Tour, a journey through craft breweries showcasing the best brews from Midtown to Brooklyn.

Nearby hotel: Millenium Downtown New York

4. Orlando, Florida, USA

Orlando, a hub of adventure and relaxation, boasts attractions like Universal Studios and NASA’s Kennedy Space Centre. Experience the flourishing beer culture at the Ravenous Pig’s beer garden and the Half Barrel Beer Project, where local brewers contribute to brewing.

Nearby hotel: SpringHill Suites by Marriott

5. Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

Las Vegas offers an extravagant oasis with its mega casinos and flashy entertainment. Enjoy bottomless beers aboard the  High Roller Observation Wheel or venture off the strip to uncover the treasures of Brewery Row.

Nearby hotel: The LINQ Hotel + Experience

6. Orange County + vicinity, California

The O.C.” offers sun-soaked beaches, surfers’ paradise, and the US Open of Surfing. At The Bruery’s Tasting Room , beer enthusiasts can savour over 50+ varieties amidst food trucks, live music, and vibrant events.

Nearby hotel: Embassy Suites by Hilton Anaheim North

7. Montego Bay, Jamaica

Montego Bay offers a blend of beach relaxation and thrilling activities. While Red Stripe beer may be the Canadian favourite, Cool Runnings catamaran provides a unique experience of beer and cocktails alongside snorkelling and stunning views.

Nearby hotel: Round Hill Hotel & Villas 

8. Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

Puerto Vallarta‘s emerald waters and exotic jungles invite exploration, from snorkelling to hiking. Monzon Brewing Co. for craft beer adventures, including beer pong tournaments and various intriguing brews.

Nearby hotel: Villa Lola

9. Banff, Alberta

Canada’s Banff tops the domestic wishlist with its natural wonders. After exploring glacial lakes and the Canadian Rockies, unwind at  Banff Brewing Co.’s tasting room with flights of locally crafted brews.

Nearby hotel: Mount Royal Hotel 

10. Paris, France

Embrace Parisian elegance while exploring iconic landmarks like the Eiffel Tower and Versailles. Satisfy your beer cravings with a visit to Gallia Brewery for a modern take on historic beer, or join a craft beer tour for a taste of beer and history.

Nearby hotel: Le ReMix Hotel

The rest of the list includes Canadian destinations like Vancouver, Toronto, Halifax, and St. John’s and international spots like London (England),  and Los Angeles, California!

If you’re ever exploring the Okanagan region of beautiful British Columbia, check out this local brewery that is entirely catered to dogs!

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