15 days in Canada Itinerary

15 days in Canada Itinerary

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Banff National Park
— 2 nights
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Jasper National Park
— 2 nights
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Sun Peaks
— 1 night
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Vernon
— 2 nights
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Whistler
— 2 nights
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Vancouver
— 5 nights

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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 11th (Fri): take in the dramatic natural features at Natural Bridge, then admire the sheer force of Takakkaw Falls, then explore the striking landscape at Crowfoot Glacier, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Bow Lake. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies, then get a new perspective on nature at Banff Park Museum, then learn more about the world around you at Buffalo Nations Luxton Museum, and finally hike along Hoodoos Trail.

To find reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read Banff National Park online itinerary planner.

London, UK to Banff National Park is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Banff National Park is minus 7 hours. Traveling from London in September, expect Banff National Park to be little chillier, temps between 15°C and 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) to allow time to take a bus to Jasper National Park.

Things to do in Banff National Park

Parks · Nature · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trip

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Natural Bridge ©
Natural Bridge
Takakkaw Falls ©
Takakkaw Falls
Bow Lake ©
Bow Lake

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sun): admire the sheer force of Sunwapta Falls, admire the sheer force of Athabasca Falls, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Mount Edith Cavell Trail, and finally explore the activities along Pyramid and Patricia Lakes. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Old Fort Point Loop Trail, stroll through Bald Hills, then take in breathtaking views at Maligne Canyon, and finally view the masterpieces at Mountain Galleries.

To see traveler tips, maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Jasper National Park online trip itinerary planner.

You can take a bus from Banff National Park to Jasper National Park in 4.5 hours. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Banff National Park in September: highs in Jasper National Park hover around 20°C, while lows dip to 2°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Sun Peaks.

Things to do in Jasper National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Sunwapta Falls ©
Sunwapta Falls
Mount Edith Cavell Trail ©
Mount Edith Cavell Trail
Bald Hills ©
Bald Hills

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Sun Peaks

Sun Peaks is a mountain resort municipality in British Columbia, Canada. Start off your visit on the 15th (Tue): look for gifts at McSporties - Day Rentals, tee off at Sun Peaks Golf Course, then have some family-friendly fun at Mountain Cross Carts, and finally take a memorable tour with Tours.

To find traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Sun Peaks trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Jasper National Park to Sun Peaks in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, car, and ferry; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Jasper National Park in September: high temperatures in Sun Peaks hover around 26°C and lows are around 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to travel to Vernon.

Things to do in Sun Peaks

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Golf
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Fishing Charters & Tours

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Vernon

Vernon ©
Vernon is a city in the Okanagan region of the Southern Interior of British Columbia, Canada. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Wed): learn about winemaking at Gray Monk Estate Winery, then see the interesting displays at The Laurel Packinghouse, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Boyce-Gyro Beach Park, and finally do a tasting at Indigenous World Winery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Thu): do a tasting at Larch Hills Winery, take an in-depth tour of Enderby & District Museum & Archives, and then learn about winemaking at Arrowleaf Cellars.

To find reviews, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Vernon day trip planning site.

You can do a combination of taxi and bus from Sun Peaks to Vernon in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can drive to Whistler.

Things to do in Vernon

Wineries · Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Gray Monk Estate Winery ©
Gray Monk Estate Winery
Boyce-Gyro Beach Park ©
Boyce-Gyro Beach Park
Indigenous World Winery ©
Indigenous World Winery

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Whistler

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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Fri): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Stawamus Chief Park, then admire the sheer force of Brandywine Falls Provincial Park, and then stroll through Whistler Valley Trail. On the 19th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the activities along Garibaldi Provincial Park, then take in the dramatic scenery at Alexander Falls, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at The Whistler Train Wreck Trail.

For where to stay and other tourist information, go to the Whistler trip planner.

Traveling by car from Vernon to Whistler takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Vernon in September: highs in Whistler hover around 20°C, while lows dip to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can drive to Vancouver.

Things to do in Whistler

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Brandywine Falls Provincial Park ©
Brandywine Falls Provincial Park
Garibaldi Provincial Park ©
Garibaldi Provincial Park
Whistler Valley Trail ©
Whistler Valley Trail

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Vancouver

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.
Get in touch with nature at Granville Island and Shannon Falls Provincial Park. Get some historical perspective at Fort Langley National Historic Site and Britannia Mine Museum. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Vancouver: Leghorn Ranch (in Pitt Meadows), Richmond (International Buddhist Society (Buddhist Temple), Gulf of Georgia Cannery National Historic Site, &more) and George C. Reifel Migratory Bird Sanctuary (in Delta). There's still lots to do: stroll through Kitsilano Beach, browse the exhibits of Granville Island Gallery, enjoy the sand and surf at Third Beach, and enjoy the sea views from Lighthouse Park.

To find photos, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read Vancouver trip itinerary builder app.

You can drive from Whistler to Vancouver in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Whistler in September since evenings lows in Vancouver dip to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Vancouver

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Shannon Falls Provincial Park ©
Shannon Falls Provincial Park
Britannia Mine Museum ©
Britannia Mine Museum
Granville Island ©
Granville Island

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