15 days in Canada Itinerary

15 days in Canada Itinerary

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St. John's
— 1 night
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Halifax
— 2 nights
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Quebec City
— 3 nights
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Ottawa
— 2 nights
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Toronto
— 2 nights
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Banff National Park
— 4 nights

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St. John's

St. John's ©

City of Legends

One of Canada's oldest cities, St.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Fri): explore the world behind art at The Rooms, then visit a coastal fixture at Cape Spear Lighthouse National Historic Site, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, and finally get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To find maps, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read St. John's tour planner.

Paris, France to St. John's is an approximately 13-hour combination of train and flight. You can also fly. You'll gain 4.5 hours traveling from Paris to St. John's due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Paris in July; daily highs in St. John's reach 24°C and lows reach 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can travel to Halifax.

Things to do in St. John's

Historic Sites · Museums · Wildlife · Tours

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Halifax

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.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21, stroll around Point Pleasant Park, then take in nature's colorful creations at Halifax Public Gardens, and finally learn about all things military at Halifax Citadel National Historic Site of Canada. On the next day, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Paul's Church, then ponder the world of politics at Province House, and then brush up on your military savvy at Maritime Museum of the Atlantic.

For photos, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Halifax online road trip planner.

You can fly from St. John's to Halifax in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus, taxi, and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Newfoundland Standard Time to Atlantic Standard Time is minus 0.5 hours. Traveling from St. John's in July, expect a bit warmer with lows of 17°C in Halifax. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to travel to Quebec City.

Things to do in Halifax

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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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Place Royale and Plains of Abraham. Your inner history buff will appreciate Old Quebec and Eglise Notre Dame des Victoires. The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Morrin Centre, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilique Cathedrale - Notre-Dame-de-Quebec, get to know the fascinating history of Terrasse Dufferin, and take a stroll through Lower Town (Basse-Ville).

For maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Quebec City online itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Halifax to Quebec City takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Atlantic Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. When traveling from Halifax in July, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Quebec City: temperatures range from 34°C by day to 20°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to travel to Ottawa.

Things to do in Quebec City

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks
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Old Quebec
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Place Royale
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Historic Site
Morrin Centre
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Ottawa

Ottawa ©

Silicon Valley North

A major center of technology nicknamed "Silicon Valley North," Ottawa offers visitors a modern flavor with its range of trendy hotels, shops, and restaurants.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Notre Dame Basilica, examine the collection at National Gallery of Canada, and then get a sense of history and politics at Parliament Hill and Buildings. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get engrossed in the history at Canadian Museum of History, see the interesting displays at Canada Aviation and Space Museum, and then stop by ByWard Market.

To see more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Ottawa online route planner.

Traveling by flight from Quebec City to Ottawa takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Quebec City in July, expect nights in Ottawa to be about the same, around 18°C, while days are little chillier, around 30°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can travel to Toronto.

Things to do in Ottawa

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping

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Toronto

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 24th (Sat): examine the collection at Royal Ontario Museum, explore the historical opulence of Casa Loma, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Michael's Cathedral Basilica. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Sun): appreciate the extensive heritage of The Distillery District and then enjoy breathtaking views from CN Tower.

To find where to stay, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Toronto travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and ferry from Ottawa to Toronto takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in July, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to travel to Banff National Park.

Things to do in Toronto

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Casa Loma
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Specialty Museum
Royal Ontario Museum
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Historic Walking Area
The Distillery District
4.3

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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.
Explore hidden gems such as Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise and River Rafting & Tubing. Buffalo Nations Luxton Museum and Samson Native Gallery will appeal to museum buffs. When in Banff National Park, make a side trip to see Takakkaw Falls in Yoho National Park, approximately Yoho National Park away. There's lots more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Moraine Lake, hike along Johnston Canyon, and take a memorable drive along Bow Valley Parkway.

For reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Banff National Park tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and shuttle from Toronto to Banff National Park takes 10 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Toronto to Banff National Park. Traveling from Toronto in July, you will find days in Banff National Park are little chillier (25°C), and nights are colder (6°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Banff National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Tours

Side Trips

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Natural History Museum
Buffalo Nations Luxton Museum
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Art Gallery
Samson Native Gallery
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