12 days in Canada Itinerary

12 days in Canada Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Vancouver
— 2 nights
2
Banff National Park
— 1 night
3
Calgary
— 1 night
4
Toronto
— 1 night
5
Montreal
— 1 night
6
Quebec City
— 2 nights


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2
nights
Vancouver

Vancouver ©
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 21st (Wed): take in panoramic vistas at Vancouver Lookout. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu): stroll around Stanley Park and then explore the striking landscape at Vancouver Seawall.

For traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Vancouver trip website.

Mumbai, India to Vancouver is an approximately 21-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Mumbai to Vancouver is minus 13.5 hours. In November, Vancouver is colder than Mumbai - with highs of 11°C and lows of 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time to travel to Banff National Park.

Things to do in Vancouver

Parks · Nature · Shopping

Side Trip

Capilano Suspension Bridge Park
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Stanley Park ©
Stanley Park
Granville Island ©
Granville Island
Capilano Suspension Bridge Park ©
Capilano Suspension Bridge Park

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sat): cruise along Icefields Parkway and then stroll through Bow Valley Parkway. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Moraine Lake and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise.

To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Banff National Park trip planner.

Getting from Vancouver to Banff National Park by combination of flight and shuttle takes about 7 hours. Other options: take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Vancouver to Banff National Park. Traveling from Vancouver in November, expect Banff National Park to be colder, temps between -3°C and -11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to catch the bus to Calgary.

Things to do in Banff National Park

Outdoors · Scenic Drive · Parks
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Icefields Parkway ©
Icefields Parkway
Bow Valley Parkway ©
Bow Valley Parkway
Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise ©
Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise

1
night
Calgary

Calgary ©
Known as the "Stampede City" thanks to its world-famous annual rodeo, Calgary remains a tale of two cities.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Mon): meet the residents at The Calgary Zoo and then take in panoramic vistas at Calgary Tower.

To find ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Calgary trip itinerary planner.

Take a bus from Banff National Park to Calgary in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle. When traveling from Banff National Park in November, plan for a bit warmer days in Calgary, with highs around 3°C, while nights are about the same with lows around -8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Toronto.

Things to do in Calgary

Zoos & Aquariums · Parks
Highlights from your plan
The Calgary Zoo ©
The Calgary Zoo
Calgary Tower ©
Calgary Tower

1
night
Toronto

Toronto
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 27th (Tue): ponder the world of politics at Toronto City Hall, then examine the collection at Royal Ontario Museum, then take in panoramic vistas at CN Tower, and finally get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Ripley's Aquarium of Canada. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St James Anglican Cathedral and then meet the residents at Toronto Zoo.

For ratings, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Toronto day trip planner.

You can fly from Calgary to Toronto in 7 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus, car, and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Calgary to Toronto is 2 hours. Traveling from Calgary in November, things will get a bit warmer in Toronto: highs are around 9°C and lows about 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to travel to Montreal.

Things to do in Toronto

Zoos & Aquariums · Parks · Museums
Highlights from your plan
CN Tower
CN Tower
Toronto Zoo ©
Toronto Zoo
Ripley's Aquarium of Canada
Ripley's Aquarium of Canada

1
night
Montreal

Montreal ©
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 29th (Thu), admire the natural beauty at Montreal Botanical Garden, then pause for some serene contemplation at Notre-Dame Basilica, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Saint Joseph's Oratory of Mount Royal.

To find where to stay, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Montreal route planner.

Traveling by combination of ferry and flight from Toronto to Montreal takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In November, daily temperatures in Montreal can reach 6°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Quebec City.

Things to do in Montreal

Historic Sites · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Notre-Dame Basilica ©
Notre-Dame Basilica
Montreal Botanical Garden ©
Montreal Botanical Garden
Saint Joseph's Oratory of Mount Royal ©
Saint Joseph's Oratory of Mount Royal

2
nights
Quebec City

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.
On the 30th (Fri), immerse yourself in nature at Parc de la Chute-Montmorency and then stop by Old Quebec. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Sat): get to know the fascinating history of Place Royale.

To find out how to plan a trip to Quebec City, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Montreal to Quebec City takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. While traveling from Montreal, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Quebec City, ranging from highs of 11°C to lows of 0°C. On the 1st (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Quebec City

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Old Quebec ©
Old Quebec
Place Royale ©
Place Royale
Parc de la Chute-Montmorency ©
Parc de la Chute-Montmorency

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