10 days in Canada Itinerary

10 days in Canada Itinerary

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Fly
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Toronto
— 1 day
Fly
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Quebec City
— 2 nights
Drive
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Montreal
— 1 night
Fly
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Vancouver
— 2 nights
Fly
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Central Saanich, Vancouver Island
— 1 night
Fly to Calgary, Shuttle to Banff National Park
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Banff National Park
— 3 nights
Shuttle to Calgary, Fly to New Orleans

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Toronto

New York City of Canada

Possibly the world's most diverse city, Toronto houses over 80 ethnic communities speaking nearly 150 different languages or dialects.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sun): step into the grandiose world of Casa Loma and then enjoy breathtaking views from CN Tower.

To find photos, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Toronto itinerary planner.

New Orleans, USA to Toronto is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and car. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from New Orleans to Toronto due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New Orleans in June, you will find days in Toronto are little chillier (74°F), and nights are much colder (59°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can travel to Quebec City.

Things to do in Toronto

Museums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip

2
nights
Quebec City

With a World Heritage-listed old town, Quebec City remains a walkable and safe hub of culture, commerce, and education offering a blend of fascinating history and a range of tourist-oriented activities.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Mon): get to know the fascinating history of Terrasse Dufferin and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Quebec. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupre, then admire the majestic nature at Parc de la Chute-Montmorency, then get to know the fascinating history of Place Royale, and finally steep yourself in history at Morrin Centre.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Quebec City trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Toronto to Quebec City takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Toronto in June, plan for little chillier nights in Quebec City, with lows around 53°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Montreal.

Things to do in Quebec City

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

1
night
Montreal

Quebec's Metropolis

Quebec's economic and cultural capital, Montreal serves as the province's major point of entry, known for its rich history and high standard of living.
On the 9th (Wed), make a trip to Notre-Dame Basilica, then take in nature's colorful creations at Montreal Botanical Garden, and then stroll around Mount Royal Park.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Montreal trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Quebec City to Montreal takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. June in Montreal sees daily highs of 74°F and lows of 58°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can travel to Vancouver.

Things to do in Montreal

Parks · Historic Sites

2
nights
Vancouver

Hollywood North

Known as "Hollywood North," Vancouver boasts one of the largest film/television industries in the world, second only to Los Angeles and New York.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Thu): walk around Stanley Park and then explore the striking landscape at Vancouver Seawall. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Fri): walk around Capilano Suspension Bridge Park and then take a stroll through Granville Island.

For photos, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read our Vancouver trip itinerary builder site.

Getting from Montreal to Vancouver by flight takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and car. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 3 hours. When traveling from Montreal in June, plan for slightly colder days in Vancouver, with highs around 69°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Central Saanich.

Things to do in Vancouver

Parks · Nature · Neighborhoods · Shopping

Side Trip

1
night
Central Saanich, Vancouver Island

Central Saanich is a district municipality in Greater Victoria and a member municipality of the Capital Regional District. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sat): take in the pleasant sights at The Butchart Gardens.

To find where to stay, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Central Saanich day trip planning site.

Traveling by flight from Vancouver to Central Saanich takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Vancouver in June, plan for little chillier nights in Central Saanich, with lows around 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Banff National Park.

Things to do in Central Saanich

Parks
Highlights from your trip

3
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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.
On the 13th (Sun), get to know the fascinating history of Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise, then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Louise, and then explore the activities along Moraine Lake. Keep things going the next day: stroll through Bow Glacier Falls, contemplate the waterfront views at Peyto Lake, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Bow Lake.

To find more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, use the Banff National Park road trip planning app.

Do a combination of flight and shuttle from Central Saanich to Banff National Park in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Central Saanich in June; daily highs in Banff National Park reach 63°F and lows reach 38°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Banff National Park

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors

Canada travel guide

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Parks · Specialty Museums · Waterfalls
Most people remember their holiday in Canada by the country's great outdoors, yet this sprawling land of hulking mountains and rocky coastlines also boasts numerous modern cities, home to some of the world's finest dining, shopping, and entertainment options. Made for leisurely road trips, North America's biggest country features vast landscapes still unspoiled by mass tourism. A tour of Canada reveals a place packed with diverse cultures, living in tolerance and enjoying one of the highest standards of living in the world. If the vastness of those natural landscapes overwhelms you at any point during your Canada vacation, head to the openhearted cities of Vancouver, Toronto, or Montreal, ideal destinations for art lovers, history buffs, shopaholics, fashionistas, and impassioned foodies.