15 days in Canada Itinerary

15 days in Canada Itinerary

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Vancouver
— 1 night
2
Whistler
— 1 night
3
Jasper National Park
— 2 nights
4
Banff National Park
— 4 nights
5
Calgary
— 1 night
6
Niagara Falls
— 1 day
7
Gros Morne National Park
— 1 night

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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.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sat): head off the coast to Granville Island. Here are some ideas for day two: walk around Stanley Park and then explore the striking landscape at Vancouver Seawall.

To find ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Vancouver holiday maker app.

Manchester, UK to Vancouver is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You'll gain 8 hours traveling from Manchester to Vancouver due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Manchester in May, Vancouver is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Whistler.

Things to do in Vancouver

Parks · Nature · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Stanley Park ©
Stanley Park
Vancouver Seawall
Vancouver Seawall
Granville Island ©
Granville Island

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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.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): ski along the peaceful trails at Whistler Blackcomb.

For more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the Whistler itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Vancouver to Whistler takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. Traveling from Vancouver in May, expect slightly colder with lows of 5°C in Whistler. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Jasper National Park.

Things to do in Whistler

Outdoors · Winter Sports · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Whistler Blackcomb ©
Whistler Blackcomb

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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.
Visiting Maligne Canyon and Beauty Creek Trail will get you outdoors. There's lots more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Mount Edith Cavell Trail, contemplate the waterfront views at Moab Lake, get outside with Lac Beauvert, and trek along Wilcox Pass.

For traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Jasper National Park road trip website.

You can drive from Whistler to Jasper National Park in 10 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus, flight, and car. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Whistler in May, plan for little chillier nights in Jasper National Park, with lows around 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) to allow time to take a bus to Banff National Park.

Things to do in Jasper National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your plan
Maligne Canyon ©
Maligne Canyon
Mount Edith Cavell Trail ©
Mount Edith Cavell Trail
Beauty Creek Trail ©
Beauty Creek Trail

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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.
Visiting Moraine Lake and The Lake Louise Ski Resort will get you outdoors. categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_an_exhilarating_day_on_the_slopes_at. There's much more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Valley of the Ten Peaks, view the masterpieces at Samson Native Gallery, and contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Agnes.

For ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Banff National Park planning website.

Take a bus from Jasper National Park to Banff National Park in 4.5 hours. Traveling from Jasper National Park in May, expect nights in Banff National Park to be about the same, around -1°C, while days are little chillier, around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) to allow time to take a bus to Calgary.

Things to do in Banff National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports
Highlights from your plan
Moraine Lake ©
Moraine Lake
 Sunshine Village ©
Sunshine Village
The Lake Louise Ski Resort ©
The Lake Louise Ski Resort

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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 21st (Tue): head off the coast to Prince's Island Park and then admire nature's wide array of creatures at The Calgary Zoo.

To find photos, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the Calgary trip maker.

Getting from Banff National Park to Calgary by bus takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a shuttle. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Banff National Park in May since evenings lows in Calgary dip to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) to allow time to travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Calgary

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Nature
Highlights from your plan
The Calgary Zoo ©
The Calgary Zoo
Prince's Island Park ©
Prince's Island Park

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Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
Indisputably one of the world's most impressive natural sights, Niagara Falls straddle the United States/Canada border, marking the spot at which a thundering river plunges over a major escarpment.
On the 22nd (Wed), identify plant and animal life at Butterfly Conservatory, admire all the interesting features of Journey Behind the Falls, and then admire the sheer force of Niagara Falls Canada.

To see reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read our Niagara Falls planner.

Getting from Calgary to Niagara Falls by combination of flight and train takes about 8.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus, car, and train. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Calgary to Niagara Falls due to the time zone difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Calgary in May: high temperatures in Niagara Falls hover around 24°C and lows are around 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to travel to Gros Morne National Park.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks · Nature · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Niagara Falls Canada ©
Niagara Falls Canada
Butterfly Conservatory ©
Butterfly Conservatory
Journey Behind the Falls ©
Journey Behind the Falls

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Gros Morne National Park

Gros Morne National Park ©
A World Heritage Site and a major vacation destination, Gros Morne National Park offers a chance to discover a dramatic mountain landscape created by the process of continental drift.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): explore the striking landscape of Gros Morne National Park. On the 24th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: trek along Old Man/Lighthouse Trail, then explore the activities along Trout River Pond, then look for gifts at Hunky Dory Folk Art & Things, and finally stroll through Gros Morne.

To find maps, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Gros Morne National Park online trip planner.

Getting from Niagara Falls to Gros Morne National Park by combination of train and flight takes about 7.5 hours. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Newfoundland Standard Time (NST), which is usually a 1.5 hour difference. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Niagara Falls in May, with highs in Gros Morne National Park at 13°C and lows at 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Gros Morne National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Gros Morne National Park ©
Gros Morne National Park
Gros Morne ©
Gros Morne
Hunky Dory Folk Art & Things ©
Hunky Dory Folk Art & Things

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