22 days in Canada Itinerary

22 days in Canada Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Vancouver
— 2 nights
2
Jasper National Park
— 3 nights
3
Banff National Park
— 3 nights
4
Toronto
— 3 nights
5
Niagara Falls
— 2 nights
6
Gros Morne National Park
— 3 nights
7
Halifax
— 2 nights
8
Quebec City
— 2 nights
9
Montreal
— 1 night

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.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Sat): walk around Stanley Park and then explore the striking landscape at Vancouver Seawall. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Kitsilano Beach, step off the mainland to explore Granville Island, and then enjoy breathtaking views from Vancouver Lookout.

To find where to stay, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Vancouver attractions planner.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Vancouver. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Jasper National Park.

Things to do in Vancouver

Parks Nature Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Capilano Suspension Bridge Park
Highlights from your plan
Stanley Park ©
Stanley Park
Granville Island ©
Granville Island
Capilano Suspension Bridge Park ©
Capilano Suspension Bridge Park

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.
Jasper National Park is known for nature, scenic drive, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: tour the pleasant surroundings at Maligne Canyon, contemplate the waterfront views at Annette Lake, see the sky in a new way at The Jasper Planetarium, and take in the dramatic scenery at Athabasca Falls.

For reviews, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read Jasper National Park trip planner.

Getting from Vancouver to Jasper National Park by car takes about 9 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Vancouver in August, plan for slightly colder nights in Jasper National Park, with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Banff National Park.

Things to do in Jasper National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Maligne Canyon ©
Maligne Canyon
Whistlers Peak ©
Whistlers Peak
Cavell Meadows Trail ©
Cavell Meadows Trail

3
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at Bow Glacier Falls, contemplate the waterfront views at Peyto Lake, and then get to know the fascinating history of Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise. On your second day here, hike along Mount St. Piran, thentrek along Sentinel Pass, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Moraine Lake.

Start your trip to Banff National Park by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Drive from Jasper National Park to Banff National Park in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. While traveling from Jasper National Park, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Banff National Park, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. You'll have a few hours on the 9th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Toronto.

Things to do in Banff National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Moraine Lake ©
Moraine Lake
Peyto Lake ©
Peyto Lake
Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise ©
Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise

3
nights
Toronto

Toronto
Possibly the world's most diverse city, Toronto houses over 80 ethnic communities speaking nearly 150 different languages or dialects.
Toronto is known for zoos & aquariums, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of CN Tower, see the interesting displays at Royal Ontario Museum, walk around Toronto Music Garden, and don't miss a visit to Harbourfront Centre.

To find ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Toronto trip itinerary planning site.

You can fly from Banff National Park to Toronto in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Banff National Park to Toronto. Traveling from Banff National Park in August, you will find days in Toronto are a bit warmer (°C), and nights are much hotter (°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Toronto

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
CN Tower
CN Tower
The Distillery District ©
The Distillery District
Royal Ontario Museum
Royal Ontario Museum

2
nights
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 13th (Thu), don't miss a visit to Clifton Hill War Memorial, enjoy breathtaking views from Skylon Tower, thenexplore the striking landscape at Journey Behind the Falls, thenadmire all the interesting features of Niagara Falls Canada, and finally get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Keep things going the next day: admire the sheer force of Horseshoe Falls.

To see ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Niagara Falls trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by car from Toronto to Niagara Falls takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Niagara Falls can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Gros Morne National Park.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks Nature Tours
Highlights from your plan
Niagara Falls Canada ©
Niagara Falls Canada
Journey Behind the Falls ©
Journey Behind the Falls
Skylon Tower ©
Skylon Tower

3
nights
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.
Spend the 15th (Sat) exploring nature at Gros Morne National Park. Next up on the itinerary: trek along Gros Morne, look for all kinds of wild species at Berry Hill Pond Trail, take in the dramatic natural features at Green Point, and take in the awesome beauty at The Tablelands.

To find reviews, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Gros Morne National Park day trip tool.

Traveling by flight from Niagara Falls to Gros Morne National Park takes 7.5 hours. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Newfoundland Standard Time is 1.5 hours. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Niagara Falls in August: high temperatures in Gros Morne National Park hover around °C and lows are around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to travel to Halifax.

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
Shallow Bay Beach ©
Shallow Bay Beach

2
nights
Halifax

Halifax ©
The largest city on Canada's eastern coastline, Halifax boast a rich maritime history and occupies a strategically important location with one of the world's greatest natural harbors.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Tue): look for gifts at Pearl & Daisy Natural Soap Company, thenbrush up on your military savvy at Halifax Citadel National Historic Site of Canada, thenadmire the natural beauty at Halifax Public Gardens, and finally brush up on your military savvy at Maritime Museum of the Atlantic. On your second day here, steep yourself in history at Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21, thenget a sense of history and politics at Province House, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Paul's Church, and finally get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Back to the Sea Touch Tank Hut.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Halifax trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Gros Morne National Park to Halifax in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of bus and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Newfoundland Standard Time (NST) to Atlantic Standard Time (AST) is minus 0.5 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Gros Morne National Park in August since evenings lows in Halifax dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can travel to Quebec City.

Things to do in Halifax

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Back to the Sea Touch Tank Hut
Highlights from your plan
Halifax Public Gardens ©
Halifax Public Gardens
Maritime Museum of the Atlantic ©
Maritime Museum of the Atlantic

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nights
Quebec City

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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Thu): get to know the fascinating history of Terrasse Dufferin and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Quebec. Keep things going the next day: get engrossed in the history at La Citadelle de Quebec, contemplate the long history of Morrin Centre, and then admire the sheer force of Parc de la Chute-Montmorency.

To see reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Quebec City trip itinerary app.

Fly from Halifax to Quebec City in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Halifax to Quebec City. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Montreal.

Things to do in Quebec City

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
Highlights from your plan
Old Quebec ©
Old Quebec
Parc de la Chute-Montmorency ©
Parc de la Chute-Montmorency
La Citadelle de Quebec ©
La Citadelle de Quebec

1
night
Montreal

Montreal ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): pause for some serene contemplation at Notre-Dame Basilica, thentake in nature's colorful creations at Montreal Botanical Garden, and then stroll around Mount Royal Park.

To see more things to do, ratings, photos, and tourist information, go to the Montreal visit site.

Drive from Quebec City to Montreal in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Montreal are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Montreal

Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Notre-Dame Basilica ©
Notre-Dame Basilica
Montreal Botanical Garden ©
Montreal Botanical Garden
Mount Royal Park ©
Mount Royal Park

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