Vermilion in Central Alberta is home to approximately 4,000 people.
Edmonton, the provincial capital, is about 110 miles (177 kilometers) west of Vermilion, while Saskatoon is 200 miles (322 kilometers) to the southeast.
If you are staying in Vermilion experience locals at their most relaxed at one or more of its popular green spaces. Pack sunscreen, water and camera to visit Bud Miller All Seasons Park, Wainwright Rail Park and Town of Vermilion Pioneer Park, all recommended parks and gardens for those traveling with children.
There’s no reason not to work on your swing when travelling in Vermilion, home to a number of the best golf courses in the region. To experience to this region’s leafier side, book a round at Vermilion Golf and Country Club or Wainwright Golf Club.
Step back through the ages at Memorial Clocktower; one of the most fascinating remnants of days gone by in Vermilion. It is good to explore this site and other local ancient structures and monuments for an understanding of the events that shaped this city.
Discover local history by taking a tour of the Vermilion Heritage Museum, one of the main history museums. Enjoy the collection’s interesting displays and view the ancient relics throughout this reflective space.
Before you leave Vermilion, be sure to visit the World's Largest Easter Egg and the World's Largest Border Markers; two of the not-to be missed sights which help make this city such a rewarding holiday destination.