18 days in Edmonton & Jasper National Park Itinerary

18 days in Edmonton & Jasper National Park Itinerary

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Edmonton
— 14 nights
2
Jasper National Park
— 3 nights

14
nights
Edmonton

Edmonton ©
Though it suffers from frigid temperatures for much of the year, Edmonton offers a range of tourist activities for all four seasons.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Fort Edmonton Park and West Edmonton Mall. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Edmonton: Prairie Gardens & Adventure Farm (in Bon Accord), Ukrainian Cultural Heritage Village (in Sherwood Park) and Jurassic Forest (in Gibbons). Spend the 7th (Fri) exploring nature at Elk Island National Park. The adventure continues: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Edmonton Valley Zoo, take a stroll through Whyte Avenue, find something for the whole family at World Waterpark, and get your game on at LaunchPad Trampoline Park.

To see reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Edmonton trip planning website.

If you are flying in from India, the closest major aiport is Edmonton International Airport. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Jasper National Park.

Things to do in Edmonton

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Side Trips

Sherwood Park, St. Albert, Wetaskiwin, Spruce Grove, Wabamun Lake Provincial Park
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Elk Island National Park ©
Elk Island National Park
Fort Edmonton Park ©
Fort Edmonton Park
TELUS World of Science - Edmonton ©
TELUS World of Science - Edmonton

3
nights
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.
On the 21st (Fri), cruise along Highway 93A, contemplate the waterfront views at Moab Lake, thenadmire the sheer force of Sunwapta Falls, thenadmire the sheer force of Athabasca Falls, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Whistlers Peak. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat): see the sky in a new way at The Jasper Planetarium, take in breathtaking views at Maligne Canyon, hike along Bald Hills, thenhead off the coast to Spirit Island, and finally stop by Experience Gourmet Living.

To see maps, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Jasper National Park online holiday maker.

Getting from Edmonton to Jasper National Park by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Edmonton in August, expect a bit cooler with lows of °C in Jasper National Park. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Jasper National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Athabasca Falls ©
Athabasca Falls
Maligne Canyon ©
Maligne Canyon
Pyramid and Patricia Lakes ©
Pyramid and Patricia Lakes

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