10 days in Alberta Itinerary

10 days in Alberta Itinerary

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1
Edmonton
— 1 night
2
Calgary
— 2 nights
3
Canmore
— 1 day
4
Banff National Park
— 3 nights
5
Jasper National Park
— 2 nights
6
Edmonton
— 1 night

1
night
Edmonton

Edmonton
Though it suffers from frigid temperatures for much of the year, Edmonton offers a range of tourist activities for all four seasons.
To see reviews, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read Edmonton holiday builder.

Toronto to Edmonton is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Toronto to Edmonton, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Toronto in September, things will get a bit cooler in Edmonton: highs are around 20°C and lows about 7°C. You'll have a few hours on the 26th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Calgary.

Things to do in Edmonton

Outdoors · Parks · Fun & Games

2
nights
Calgary

Calgary ©
Known as the "Stampede City" thanks to its world-famous annual rodeo, Calgary remains a tale of two cities.
On the 26th (Sat), admire nature's wide array of creatures at The Calgary Zoo and then step off the mainland to explore Prince's Island Park. On the 27th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the long history of Heritage Park Historical Village and then sample the tasty concoctions at Cold Garden Beverage Company.

To find reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Calgary day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Edmonton to Calgary takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can go by car to Canmore.

Things to do in Calgary

Parks · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
The Calgary Zoo ©
The Calgary Zoo
Heritage Park Historical Village ©
Heritage Park Historical Village
Prince's Island Park ©
Prince's Island Park

1
day
Canmore

Canmore ©
Bordered by the spectacular peaks of the Alberta Rockies, within a stone's throw of Banff National Park, the town of Canmore serves as an excellent base for outdoor adventures.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Mon): see the world from above with a helicopter tour and then Head underground at Canmore Cave Tours.

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Traveling by car from Calgary to Canmore takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in September, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) to allow time to take a shuttle to Banff National Park.

Things to do in Canmore

Parks · Nature · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Canmore Cave Tours ©
Canmore Cave Tours
Helicopter Tours

3
nights
Banff National Park

Banff National Park ©
Among the world's oldest national parks, Banff National Park serves as a World Heritage-listed mecca for cyclists, hikers, skiers, bird-watchers, mountain climbers, and anyone else with a passion for exploring vast untouched wildernesses.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Tue): look for gifts at Olde Tyme Candy Shoppe Ltd, explore the galleries of Samson Native Gallery, explore the striking landscape at Crowfoot Glacier, then explore the activities along Peyto Lake, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Moraine Lake. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Wed): take in the dramatic scenery at Bridal Veil Falls and then cruise along Icefields Parkway.

For reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Banff National Park trip maker website.

You can take a shuttle from Canmore to Banff National Park in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. When traveling from Canmore in September, plan for little chillier days in Banff National Park, with highs around 15°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 2°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to catch the bus to Jasper National Park.

Things to do in Banff National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Moraine Lake ©
Moraine Lake
Icefields Parkway ©
Icefields Parkway
Peyto Lake ©
Peyto Lake

2
nights
Jasper National Park

Jasper National Park ©
The largest national park in the Canadian Rockies, sprawling Jasper National Park encompasses more than 10,000 sq km (4,200 sq mi) of largely unspoiled mountain wilderness.
Jasper National Park is known for nature, scenic drive, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in breathtaking views at Maligne Canyon, see the interesting displays at The Den - Jasper's Wildlife Museum, relax and rejuvenate at Summit Massage Therapy and Wellness, and explore the activities along Maligne Lake.

To find traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Jasper National Park route maker.

You can take a bus from Banff National Park to Jasper National Park in 4.5 hours. Traveling from Banff National Park in October, expect nights in Jasper National Park to be about the same, around -1°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to go by car to Edmonton.

Things to do in Jasper National Park

Parks · Nature · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Athabasca Falls ©
Athabasca Falls
Maligne Canyon ©
Maligne Canyon
Sunwapta Falls ©
Sunwapta Falls

1
night
Edmonton

Edmonton
To find reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read Edmonton day trip planning website.

You can drive from Jasper National Park to Edmonton in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. You'll set off for home on the 4th (Sun).

Things to do in Edmonton

Outdoors · Parks · Fun & Games

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