19 days in Canada Itinerary

19 days in Canada Itinerary

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Start: Paris
Fly:  13 h
1
Vancouver
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
2
Victoria
— 2 nights
Drive:  30 min
3
Port Alberni
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Ferry + Drive:  4 h 30 min
4
Whistler
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 45 min
5
Kamloops
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
6
Clearwater
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
7
Valemount
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
8
Hinton
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 45 min
9
Golden
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
10
Calgary
— 2 nights
Fly:  13 h
End: Paris

2
nights
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Canada Place as well as Stanley Park. Here are some ideas for day two: observe the fascinating underwater world at Vancouver Aquarium, walk around Stanley Park, then explore the venue of Canada Place, and finally visit Gastown.

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Paris, France to Vancouver is an approximately 13.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Paris to Vancouver is minus 9 hours. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in July, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) early enough to go by car to Victoria.

Things to do in Vancouver

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Capilano Suspension Bridge Park
Highlights from your plan
Vancouver Aquarium ©
Vancouver Aquarium
Stanley Park ©
Stanley Park
Capilano Suspension Bridge Park ©
Capilano Suspension Bridge Park

2
nights
Victoria

Victoria ©
Many urban centers call themselves "Garden City," but thanks to its many manicured parks filled with native and exotic plants, Victoria probably deserves than moniker more than most.
You've added Duncan Totem Poles, Kinsol Trestle, Beacon Hill Park, and other attractions to your itinerary. On your second day here, see the interesting displays at Royal BC Museum, walk around Beacon Hill Park, then see the interesting displays at Miniature World, and finally snap pictures at Kinsol Trestle.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read Victoria tour planner.

Drive from Vancouver to Victoria in 3.5 hours. While traveling from Vancouver, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Victoria, ranging from highs of 22°C to lows of 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Port Alberni.

Things to do in Victoria

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Englishman River Falls Provincial Park, Little Qualicum Falls Provincial Park, Cathedral Grove, Kinsol Trestle, Duncan Totem Poles
Highlights from your plan
Royal BC Museum ©
Royal BC Museum
Miniature World ©
Miniature World
Cathedral Grove ©
Cathedral Grove

2
nights
Port Alberni

Port Alberni ©
Port Alberni is a city located on Vancouver Island in the province of British Columbia, Canada.Port Alberni has a total population of 17,743, and a census agglomeration area of 25,396.Port Alberni is a deep port city which lies within the Alberni Valley at the head of the Alberni Inlet, Vancouver Island's longest inlet. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Schooner Cove as well as Wild Pacific Trail. Here are some ideas for day two: trek along Wild Pacific Trail and then stroll through Schooner Cove.

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Traveling by car from Victoria to Port Alberni takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Victoria in August, expect nights in Port Alberni to be about the same, around 13°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can travel to Whistler.

Things to do in Port Alberni

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trips

Wild Pacific Trail, Schooner Cove
Highlights from your plan
Wild Pacific Trail ©
Wild Pacific Trail
Schooner Cove ©
Schooner Cove
Alberni Golf Club ©
Alberni Golf Club

1
night
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 6th (Thu): head outdoors with Vallea Lumina and then kick your exploration up a notch at categoryPhrases.alias.some_of_the_top_local_zipline_courses_and_adventure_parks.

For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Whistler road trip planning site.

You can do a combination of car and ferry from Port Alberni to Whistler in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car, flight, and bus; or do a combination of bus and ferry. When traveling from Port Alberni in August, plan for little chillier days in Whistler, with highs around 28°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 13°C. On the 6th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Kamloops.

Things to do in Whistler

Outdoors Tours Adventure
Highlights from your plan
Zipline
Vallea Lumina ©
Vallea Lumina

1
night
Kamloops

Kamloops ©
Frequent host of major sporting events, Kamloops calls itself the "Tournament Capital of Canada." Visitors come to watch curling and skating competitions, as well as fly fishing championships, bike races, and hockey tournaments.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Fri): stroll around McArthur Island Park and then walk around Riverside Park - Centre of the City.

To see reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, go to the Kamloops holiday maker.

Drive from Whistler to Kamloops in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and shuttle; or take a bus. On the 7th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Clearwater.

Things to do in Kamloops

Parks
Highlights from your plan
Riverside Park - Centre of the City ©
Riverside Park - Centre of the City
McArthur Island Park ©
McArthur Island Park

2
nights
Clearwater

Although forestry remains the area's major employer, Clearwater tourism thrives thanks to the region's good opportunities for outdoor activities on six big lakes and four rivers.
On the 7th (Fri), let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Moul Falls Trail, admire the sheer force of Spahat Falls, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Wells Gray Provincial Park.

For where to stay, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read our Clearwater vacation planner.

You can drive from Kamloops to Clearwater in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, daytime highs in Clearwater are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Valemount.

Things to do in Clearwater

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Wells Gray Provincial Park ©
Wells Gray Provincial Park
Moul Falls Trail ©
Moul Falls Trail

1
night
Valemount

Valemount is a village municipality of 1,018 people in east central British Columbia, Canada located from Kamloops, British Columbia. On the 10th (Mon), take in the awesome beauty at Mt. Robson and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Valemount online road trip planner.

You can drive from Clearwater to Valemount in 2.5 hours. In August in Valemount, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Hinton.

Things to do in Valemount

Tours Outdoors Adventure

Side Trip

Mt. Robson
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Mt. Robson ©
Mt. Robson

2
nights
Hinton

Hinton ©
Hinton is a town in west-central Alberta, Canada.It is located in Yellowhead County, 81km northeast of Jasper and about 284km west of Alberta's capital city, Edmonton, at the intersection of Yellowhead and Bighorn Highway, in the Athabasca River valley. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the landscape on two wheels at Hinton Bike Park, then look for all kinds of wild species at The Beaver Boardwalk, then delve into the lush surroundings at Athabasca Riverfront Park, and finally stroll around William A. Switzer Provincial Park.

To see ratings, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Hinton trip builder.

Getting from Valemount to Hinton by car takes about 2.5 hours. Traveling from Valemount to Hinton, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Valemount in August, with highs in Hinton at 24°C and lows at 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Golden.

Things to do in Hinton

Parks Wildlife Nature
Highlights from your plan
The Beaver Boardwalk ©
The Beaver Boardwalk
Hinton Bike Park ©
Hinton Bike Park
Athabasca Riverfront Park ©
Athabasca Riverfront Park

2
nights
Golden

Shining from its nook in the Rocky Mountain Trench, the town of Golden lives up to its name, with memorable scenery at every turn.
On the 13th (Thu), take in the views from Kicking Horse Pedestrian Bridge, let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, then get a taste of life in the country at Rocky Mountain Buffalo Ranch, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Northern Lights Wildlife Wolf Centre.

For reviews, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Golden driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Hinton to Golden takes 5 hours. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Hinton in August; daily highs in Golden reach 29°C and lows reach 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Calgary.

Things to do in Golden

Tours Outdoors Adventure
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Northern Lights Wildlife Wolf Centre ©
Northern Lights Wildlife Wolf Centre
Rocky Mountain Buffalo Ranch ©
Rocky Mountain Buffalo Ranch

2
nights
Calgary

Calgary ©
Known as the "Stampede City" thanks to its world-famous annual rodeo, Calgary remains a tale of two cities.
Bring the kids along to The Calgary Zoo and Fort Calgary. categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_a_day_of_historical_exploration_at Heritage Park Historical Village. The adventure continues: head off the coast to Prince's Island Park, sample the tasty concoctions at Cold Garden Beverage Company, take in nature's colorful creations at Calgary Horticultural Society, and admire the masterpieces at Glenbow Museum.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, use the Calgary tour itinerary planning website.

Getting from Golden to Calgary by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Calgary can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Calgary

Parks Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
The Calgary Zoo ©
The Calgary Zoo
Fort Calgary ©
Fort Calgary
Prince's Island Park ©
Prince's Island Park

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