17 days in Canada, New York City & Portland Itinerary

17 days in Canada, New York City & Portland Itinerary

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17 days in Canada, New York City & Portland Itinerary

Start: Munich, Germany
Fly + Bus:  12 h 30 min
1
New York City, United States
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
2
Portland, United States
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h 45 min
3
Quebec City, Canada
— 1 day
Drive:  1 h 30 min
4
Trois-Rivieres, Canada
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
5
Montreal, Canada
— 3 nights
Bus:  3 h
6
Kingston, Canada
— 1 night
Fly:  2 h 45 min
7
Toronto, Canada
— 4 nights
Fly:  11 h
End: Munich, Germany


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3
nights
New York City, United States

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll around Central Park, take in the pleasant sights at The High Line, appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial, and admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

To see other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our New York City journey planner.

Munich, Germany to New York City is an approximately 12.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also fly; or do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Munich to New York City, you'll gain 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Munich in September, things will get somewhat warmer in New York City: highs are around 31°C and lows about 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can travel to Portland.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
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Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

1
night
Portland, United States

Portland ©
Maine's biggest and perhaps most vibrant city, Portland was established as a fishing village in 1633 and grew to become New England's largest port.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Tue): explore the world behind art at Portland Museum of Art, enjoy the sea views from Portland Head Light, then don't miss a visit to Portland Observatory, and finally indulge your thirst for a good beer at Allagash Brewing Company.

To find maps, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Portland trip app .

You can fly from New York City to Portland in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from New York City in September, things will get slightly colder in Portland: highs are around 26°C and lows about 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to drive to Quebec City.

Things to do in Portland

Breweries & Distilleries Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Portland Head Light
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Allagash Brewing Company ©
Allagash Brewing Company
Portland Head Light ©
Portland Head Light
Portland Museum of Art ©
Portland Museum of Art

1
day
Quebec City, Canada

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.
On the 9th (Wed), take in the dramatic scenery at Parc de la Chute-Montmorency, then make a trip to Quebec City Mural, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Place Royale, and finally wander the streets of Terrasse Dufferin.

To see photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Quebec City vacation builder tool .

Getting from Portland to Quebec City by car takes about 6 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of bus and flight. In September, daily temperatures in Quebec City can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can go by car to Trois-Rivieres.

Things to do in Quebec City

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Parks
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Terrasse Dufferin ©
Terrasse Dufferin
Parc de la Chute-Montmorency ©
Parc de la Chute-Montmorency
Place Royale ©
Place Royale

2
nights
Trois-Rivieres, Canada

Trois-Rivieres ©
Trois-Rivières is a city in the Mauricie administrative region of Quebec, Canada, located at the confluence of the Saint-Maurice and Saint Lawrence Rivers, on the north shore of the Saint Lawrence River across from the city of Bécancour. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Thu): steep yourself in history at La Vieille Prison de Trois-Rivieres, ponder the design of Place Pierre-Boucher Fountain, then see the interesting displays at Borealis, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Our Lady of the Cape Shrine, and finally browse the collection at Bibliotheque Gatien-Lapointe.

To find traveler tips, photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Trois-Rivieres travel route planning site .

Traveling by car from Quebec City to Trois-Rivieres takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Montreal.

Things to do in Trois-Rivieres

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
La Vieille Prison de Trois-Rivieres ©
La Vieille Prison de Trois-Rivieres
Our Lady of the Cape Shrine
Our Lady of the Cape Shrine
Borealis ©
Borealis

3
nights
Montreal, Canada

Quebec's economic and cultural capital, Montreal serves as the province's major point of entry, known for its rich history and high standard of living.
Montreal is known for historic sites, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Notre-Dame Basilica, indulge your taste buds at Jean-Talon Market, admire the masterpieces at Musee des beaux-arts de Montreal, and learn more about the world around you at Biodome de Montreal.

To see maps, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Montreal trip planner.

Getting from Trois-Rivieres to Montreal by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in September, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) early enough to catch the bus to Kingston.

Things to do in Montreal

Parks Museums Tours
Highlights from your plan
Beer Tastings & Tours
Notre-Dame Basilica ©
Notre-Dame Basilica
Montreal Botanical Garden ©
Montreal Botanical Garden

1
night
Kingston, Canada

Kingston ©
Called the "Limestone City" because it contains many white-stone buildings, Kingston served as the first capital of Canada.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Mon): examine the collection at Canada's Penitentiary Museum, contemplate the long history of Kingston City Hall, steep yourself in history at Fort Henry National Historic Site, then get thoroughly spooked out with a ghost and vampire tour, and finally walk around Kingston Waterfront. On the next day, explore the world behind art at Agnes Etherington Art Centre, pause for some photo ops at Gaskin Lion, then learn about all things military at Murney Tower National Historic Site, then see the interesting displays at Marine Museum of the Great Lakes, and finally see the interesting displays at Engine 1095.

For other places to visit, photos, maps, and more tourist information, use the Kingston trip builder.

Getting from Montreal to Kingston by bus takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. In September, daytime highs in Kingston are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to travel to Toronto.

Things to do in Kingston

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Fort Henry National Historic Site ©
Fort Henry National Historic Site
Agnes Etherington Art Centre ©
Agnes Etherington Art Centre
Kingston Waterfront ©
Kingston Waterfront

4
nights
Toronto, Canada

Toronto ©
Possibly the world's most diverse city, Toronto houses over 80 ethnic communities speaking nearly 150 different languages or dialects.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Toronto: Niagara Falls (Niagara Falls Canada, Journey Behind the Falls, &more). There's lots more to do: take in panoramic vistas at CN Tower, observe the fascinating underwater world at Ripley's Aquarium of Canada, get a sense of history and politics at Old City Hall, and browse the eclectic array of goods at St. Lawrence Market.

To see where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, use the Toronto trip planner.

You can fly from Kingston to Toronto in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or drive. In September, daytime highs in Toronto are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Toronto

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trip

Niagara Falls
Highlights from your plan
Journey Behind the Falls ©
Journey Behind the Falls
CN Tower
CN Tower
Niagara Falls Canada ©
Niagara Falls Canada

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