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Canada Ranked Safest Destination in 2024, Says Berkshire Hathaway Travel Protection

Ashley Shelton



Canada Ranked Safest Destination

Beginning international travel sparks the quest for the safest destinations, especially with the surge in solo and female travelers. Berkshire Hathaway Travel Protection (BHTP) has just revealed its ninth annual State of Travel Insurance report, spotlighting the 15 safest countries for your travel checklist.

Canada Leads as the Safest Choices

Canada proudly secures the top position on the 2024 list of the safest countries for travelers. Recognized for its low violent crime rates and stringent gun laws, Canada stands out as the epitome of safety for globetrotters. The BHTP report delves into evolving definitions of a safe destination, emphasizing inclusivity and freedom from discrimination.

BHTP’s Methodology and Approach

BHTP’s report combines insights from 1,702 traveler surveys with data from reputable sources, including the Global Peace Index and the State Department’s travel safety ratings. This comprehensive methodology ensures a nuanced evaluation of safety concerns such as terrorism, weather emergencies, health measures, and the protection of underrepresented groups.

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Canada’s Noteworthy Achievements in Safety

Canada’s ascendancy to the top spot reflects its commitment to safety in various aspects. Beyond overall safety, Canada claims the first position for safety in transportation, health measures, lack of violent criminal offenses, and the well-being of women, LGBTQIA+, and BIPOC communities.


The Ranking for Safest Countries and Cities for 2024

The full list unveils the safest countries to explore in 2024:

IrelandNetherlandsUnited Kingdom
AustraliaNew ZealandJapan

For city enthusiasts, Montreal, Canada, clinches the second spot in the safest cities ranking. Honolulu secures the top spot, with Reykjavik following closely in third place.

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Diverse Inclusions in the 2024 Edition

While Scandinavian nations and Oceania traditionally dominate this list, the 2024 edition showcases a refreshing inclusion of Asian and South American nations. Japan and Brazil make their mark in the top 15, reflecting the evolving landscape of safe travel destinations.

Canada, Where Safety Meets Adventure

Canada’s top ranking in the BHTP report reinforces its position as a haven for safe and enriching travel experiences. Whether you’re a solo adventurer or exploring with friends, Canada beckons with its harmonious blend of security, inclusivity, and breathtaking landscapes.

If you’re considering a journey to one of these secure havens, it’s essential to stay informed. Regularly check the Canadian government’s official travel alerts and advisories page to ensure your travel plans align with the latest updates. Plan your 2024 travel itinerary with confidence, and let Canada’s safety redefine your global exploration.


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