10 days in Montreal & Halifax Itinerary

10 days in Montreal & Halifax Itinerary

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Drive
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Montreal
— 2 nights
Fly
2
Halifax
— 6 nights
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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.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Tue): appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Port of Montreal. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Notre-Dame Basilica, get a new perspective on nature at Biodome de Montreal, and then grab your bike and head to Place des Arts.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Montreal trip builder app.

Toronto to Montreal is an approximately 6.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of ferry and flight; or take a train; or drive. In July in Montreal, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 20°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to travel to Halifax.

Things to do in Montreal

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Museums · Trails

6
nights
Halifax

The largest city on Canada's eastern coastline, Halifax boast a rich maritime history and occupies a strategically important location with one of the world's greatest natural harbors.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Halifax Citadel National Historic Site of Canada and Fisheries Museum of the Atlantic. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Peggy's Cove Lighthouse and St. Paul's Church. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Halifax: Clam Harbour Beach (in Clam Harbour), The Ovens Park (in Feltzen South) and Duncans Cove Nature Reserve (in Duncans Cove). Spend the 6th (Tue) exploring nature at Shubenacadie Wildlife Park. There's much more to do: learn about all things military at Maritime Museum of the Atlantic, stroll around Point Pleasant Park, steep yourself in history at Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. John's Anglican Church.

To see maps, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Halifax day trip app.

You can fly from Montreal to Halifax in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Atlantic Standard Time (AST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. August in Halifax sees daily highs of 27°C and lows of 17°C at night. On the 8th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Halifax

Parks · Wildlife · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips