12 days in Canada Itinerary

12 days in Canada Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Tofino
— 2 nights
2
Victoria
— 3 nights
3
Whistler
— 2 nights
4
Pemberton
— 2 nights
5
Abbotsford
— 2 nights

2
nights
Tofino

Tofino ©
A tiny settlement on Vancouver Island's wild western coastline, surfers' favorite Tofino occupies a scenic location at the edge of Clayoquot Sound, a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Wed): stroll around Village Green. Keep things going the next day: explore the striking landscape of Pacific Rim National Park, thenlook for gifts at Mermaid Tales Bookshop, and then get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Tofino travel route builder website.

Toronto to Tofino is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Toronto to Tofino is minus 3 hours. In August, Tofino is slightly colder than Toronto - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Victoria.

Things to do in Tofino

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trip

Ucluelet
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Pacific Rim National Park ©
Pacific Rim National Park
Wild Pacific Trail ©
Wild Pacific Trail
Dolphin & Whale Watching

3
nights
Victoria

Victoria ©
Many urban centers call themselves "Garden City," but thanks to its many manicured parks filled with native and exotic plants, Victoria probably deserves than moniker more than most.
Victoria is known for historic sites, museums, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at The Butchart Gardens, admire the natural beauty at Victoria Butterfly Gardens, step into the grandiose world of Craigdarroch Castle, and stop by Fisherman's Wharf.

To find reviews, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Victoria day trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Tofino to Victoria takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Victoria can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to travel to Whistler.

Things to do in Victoria

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Central Saanich
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The Butchart Gardens ©
The Butchart Gardens
Inner Harbour ©
Inner Harbour
Royal BC Museum ©
Royal BC Museum

2
nights
Whistler

Home to one of the largest ski areas in North America, former logging town of Whistler provides activities and entertainment for avid nature lovers and adrenaline seekers.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Tue): glide through natural beauty at Whistler Blackcomb and then take a memorable tour with Tours. On the 19th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: have fun at Whistler Sliding Centre, take a stroll around Squamish Lil'wat Cultural Centre, and then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

For photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Whistler online holiday planner.

Getting from Victoria to Whistler by combination of car and ferry takes about 5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Victoria in August: highs in Whistler hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Pemberton.

Things to do in Whistler

Outdoors Tours Nature
Highlights from your plan
Zipline
Whistler Blackcomb ©
Whistler Blackcomb
Off-Road Tours

2
nights
Pemberton

Pemberton ©
Pemberton is a village municipality north of Whistler in the Pemberton Valley of British Columbia in Canada, with a population of 2,192. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Thu): cruise along Sea to Sky Highway, walk around Joffre Lakes Provincial Park, and then take a memorable tour with Tours. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Fri): take in the dramatic scenery at Nairn Falls Provincial Park and then trot along with a tour on horseback.

For ratings, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Pemberton trip planning site.

Pemberton is very close to Whistler. While traveling from Whistler, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Pemberton, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) to allow time to drive to Abbotsford.

Things to do in Pemberton

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Sea to Sky Highway
Highlights from your plan
Joffre Lakes Provincial Park ©
Joffre Lakes Provincial Park
Parasailing & Paragliding
Sea to Sky Highway ©
Sea to Sky Highway

2
nights
Abbotsford

Abbotsford is a city located in the Fraser Valley region of British Columbia, adjacent to Greater Vancouver. On the 22nd (Sat), cast your line with a fishing tour, thenadmire the natural beauty at International Friendship Garden, and then ride a horse along Leghorn Ranch.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Abbotsford day trip planning app.

You can drive from Pemberton to Abbotsford in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, flight, and train; or take a bus. While traveling from Pemberton, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Abbotsford, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Abbotsford

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

Fishing Charters & Tours, Leghorn Ranch
Highlights from your plan
Fishing Charters & Tours
Leghorn Ranch ©
Leghorn Ranch
International Friendship Garden ©
International Friendship Garden

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