18 days in Canada Itinerary

18 days in Canada Itinerary

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Three Hills
— 1 night
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Cochrane
— 3 nights
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Calgary
— 1 night
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Waterton Lakes National Park
— 2 nights
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Radium Hot Springs
— 4 nights
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Salmon Arm
— 1 night
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Sicamous
— 3 nights
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Banff National Park
— 1 night

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Three Hills

Three Hills
Three Hills is a town located in the southern part of the province of Alberta, Canada. To find where to stay, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read our Three Hills tour builder.

Meadow Lake to Three Hills is an approximately 6-hour car ride. You can also drive. Traveling from Meadow Lake to Three Hills, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In August, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 8°C. You will leave for Cochrane on the 10th (Fri).

Things to do in Three Hills

Outdoors · Golf · Parks · Museums

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Cochrane

Cochrane
Cochrane is a town in the Canadian province of Alberta. To see more things to do, maps, photos, and more tourist information, use the Cochrane trip maker site.

You can drive from Three Hills to Cochrane in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In August, daily temperatures in Cochrane can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to drive to Calgary.

Things to do in Cochrane

Parks · Outdoors · Fun & Games · Shopping

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Calgary

Calgary ©

Stampede City

Known as the "Stampede City" thanks to its world-famous annual rodeo, Calgary remains a tale of two cities.
You've now added Calaway Park to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): get in on the family fun at Calaway Park.

To see ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Calgary trip itinerary site.

Traveling by car from Cochrane to Calgary takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Calgary when traveling from Cochrane in August, with lows around 11°C. On the 14th (Tue), you'll travel to Waterton Lakes National Park.

Things to do in Calgary

Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
Calaway Park ©
Calaway Park

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Waterton Lakes National Park

Waterton Lakes National Park ©
Established in the 1890s and named after a celebrated Victorian naturalist, Waterton Lakes National Park encompasses a variety of landscapes that include mountains, freshwater wetlands, prairie grasslands, aspen forests, and lakes.
For maps, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Waterton Lakes National Park itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Calgary to Waterton Lakes National Park takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car; or do a combination of flight and car. August in Waterton Lakes National Park sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 9°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Radium Hot Springs.

Things to do in Waterton Lakes National Park

Outdoors · Golf · Parks · Trails
Highlights from your plan
Waterton Lakes Golf Course ©
Waterton Lakes Golf Course

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Radium Hot Springs

Radium Hot Springs ©
Radium Hot Springs, informally and commonly called Radium, is a village of approximately 800 people situated in the East Kootenay region of British Columbia. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Windermere Valley Museum and Pynelogs Cultural Ctr. Kids will appreciate attractions like Bugaboo Provincial Park and Mountainside Golf Course. Change things up with a short trip to Edgewater Hilltop Par 3 Golf & RV Park in Edgewater (about 30 minutes away). There's lots more to do: tee off at Radium Course, look for gifts at Olde Tyme Candy Shoppe, try for a hole-in-one at Ozzie's Amusements, and explore the galleries of Bavin Glassworks.

For where to stay, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Radium Hot Springs travel route app.

You can drive from Waterton Lakes National Park to Radium Hot Springs in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and shuttle. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to Salmon Arm.

Things to do in Radium Hot Springs

Outdoors · Golf · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Creekside Golf Course ©
Creekside Golf Course
Bugaboo Provincial Park ©
Bugaboo Provincial Park
Mountainside Golf Course ©
Mountainside Golf Course

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Salmon Arm

Salmon Arm ©
Salmon Arm is a city in the Shuswap Country of the Southern Interior of the Canadian province of British Columbia that has a population of 17,464 (2011). On the 21st (Tue), hike along Salmon Arm Bay Nature Enhancement Society, then walk around McGuire Lake Park, then enjoy the sand and surf at Canoe Beach, and finally stop by Log Barn 1912.

For traveler tips, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Salmon Arm road trip planning tool.

You can drive from Radium Hot Springs to Salmon Arm in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Radium Hot Springs to Salmon Arm due to the time zone difference. In August, daily temperatures in Salmon Arm can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can drive to Sicamous.

Things to do in Salmon Arm

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Shopping

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Salmon Arm Bay Nature Enhancement Society ©
Salmon Arm Bay Nature Enhancement Society
Log Barn 1912 ©
Log Barn 1912
McGuire Lake Park ©
McGuire Lake Park

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Sicamous

Sicamous ©
Sicamous is a district municipality in British Columbia located adjacent to the Trans-Canada Highway at the Highway 97A junction, where Mara Lake empties into Shuswap Lake via a short narrows. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): see a world frozen in time at Three Valley Gap Ghost Town, get outside with Skytrek Adventure Park, and then don't miss a visit to Last Spike. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: learn about winemaking at Waterside Vineyard & Winery, experience rural life at D Dutchmen Dairy, and then play a few rounds at Hyde Mountain on Mara Lake Golf Course.

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Sicamous trip itinerary builder app.

Sicamous is just a stone's throw from Salmon Arm. In August in Sicamous, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 14°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to travel to Banff National Park.

Things to do in Sicamous

Outdoors · Golf · Historic Sites · Wineries

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Skytrek Adventure Park ©
Skytrek Adventure Park
D Dutchmen Dairy ©
D Dutchmen Dairy
Three Valley Gap Ghost Town ©
Three Valley Gap Ghost Town

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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.
On the 24th (Fri), look for gifts at Wilsons Mountain Sports, hike along Plain of Six Glaciers, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Agnes. Keep things going the next day: take in the exciting artwork at Willock & Sax Gallery and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Louise.

For maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Banff National Park day trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Sicamous to Banff National Park takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Sicamous to Banff National Park is 1 hour. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Sicamous in August, with highs in Banff National Park at 24°C and lows at 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Banff National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Plain of Six Glaciers ©
Plain of Six Glaciers
Lake Agnes ©
Lake Agnes
Wilsons Mountain Sports ©
Wilsons Mountain Sports

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