22 days in Canada Itinerary

22 days in Canada Itinerary

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22 days in Canada Itinerary

Start: Manchester
Fly:  12​h 30​min
1
Vancouver
— 3 nights
Drive:  45​min
2
Victoria, Vancouver Island
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
3
Duncan, Vancouver Island
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
4
Ucluelet, Vancouver Island
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h
5
Penticton
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
6
Tappen
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
7
Jasper National Park
— 4 nights
Bus:  2​h 45​min
8
Banff National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
9
Golden
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
10
Calgary
— 1 night
Fly + Train:  8​h 30​min
11
Niagara Falls
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
12
Toronto
— 1 night
Fly:  9​h 45​min
End: Manchester

3
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.
Kids will enjoy Stanley Park and Vancouver Aquarium. There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Granville Island, enjoy the sand and surf at Kitsilano Beach, contemplate the waterfront views at English Bay, and take in the dramatic natural features at Vancouver Seawall.

To see other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Vancouver road trip planning tool .

Manchester, UK to Vancouver is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Manchester to Vancouver is minus 8 hours. Traveling from Manchester in July, expect Vancouver to be a bit warmer, temps between 28°C and 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can fly to Victoria.

Things to do in Vancouver

Parks Nature Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Granville Island ©
Granville Island
Stanley Park ©
Stanley Park
Vancouver Aquarium ©
Vancouver Aquarium

1
night
Victoria, Vancouver Island

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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Fri): admire the natural beauty at The Butchart Gardens and then explore the activities along Inner Harbour.

To see photos, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Victoria road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Vancouver to Victoria takes an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ; or take a bus. Traveling from Vancouver in July, you will find days in Victoria are a bit cooler (22°C), and nights are about the same (15°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to catcht the bus to Duncan.

Things to do in Victoria

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

The Butchart Gardens
Highlights from your plan
The Butchart Gardens ©
The Butchart Gardens
Inner Harbour ©
Inner Harbour

1
night
Duncan, Vancouver Island

Duncan ©
Duncan is a city on southern Vancouver Island in British Columbia, Canada. On the 28th (Sat), make a trip to Judy Hill Gallery.

To see other places to visit, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read Duncan online vacation planner .

Traveling by bus from Victoria to Duncan takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Victoria in July, you will find days in Duncan are a bit warmer (26°C), and nights are about the same (13°C). On the 29th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Ucluelet.
Highlights from your plan
Judy Hill Gallery ©
Judy Hill Gallery

1
night
Ucluelet, Vancouver Island

Ucluelet
A haven for surfers on Canada's west coast, the small town of Ucluelet offers rugged, rocky scenery to complement the powerful waves that crash against its shores.
On the 29th (Sun), hike along Wild Pacific Trail.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read our Ucluelet trip itinerary maker website .

You can drive from Duncan to Ucluelet in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Duncan in July: highs in Ucluelet hover around 21°C, while lows dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Penticton.

Things to do in Ucluelet

Outdoors Trails Parks

1
night
Penticton

Penticton ©
Roughly translated from the Okanagan language, Penticton means "a place to stay forever," and it's not hard to see why.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Mon): learn about winemaking at Elephant Island Orchard Wines and then don't miss a visit to The Book Shop.

To find ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read Penticton holiday builder tool .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Ucluelet to Penticton in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Ucluelet in July, expect nights in Penticton to be about the same, around 15°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 34°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) early enough to travel to Tappen.

Things to do in Penticton

Wineries

Side Trip

Elephant Island Orchard Wines
Highlights from your plan
Elephant Island Orchard Wines ©
Elephant Island Orchard Wines
The Book Shop ©
The Book Shop

1
night
Tappen

Tappen ©
On the 31st (Tue), take in the waterfront at Salmon Arm Wharf and then explore the activities along Shuswap Lake.

To see where to stay, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Tappen trip planning tool .

You can drive from Penticton to Tappen in 3 hours. July in Tappen sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to travel to Jasper National Park.

Things to do in Tappen

Parks Nature

Side Trip

Salmon Arm
Highlights from your plan
Shuswap Lake ©
Shuswap Lake
Salmon Arm Wharf ©
Salmon Arm Wharf

4
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, adventure, trails, and spas. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: tour the pleasant surroundings at Mount Edith Cavell Trail, trek along Skyline Trail, take in breathtaking views at Maligne Canyon, and stop by Malige Canyon Restaurant and Gift Shop.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Jasper National Park using our trip planner.

Drive from Tappen to Jasper National Park in 5.5 hours. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Tappen in August, things will get a bit cooler in Jasper National Park: highs are around 28°C and lows about 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to catch the shuttle to Banff National Park.

Things to do in Jasper National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Mount Edith Cavell Trail ©
Mount Edith Cavell Trail
Maligne Canyon ©
Maligne Canyon
Athabasca Falls ©
Athabasca Falls

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.
Banff National Park is known for nature, historic sites, scenic drive, spas, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Moraine Lake, explore and take pictures at Icefields Parkway, hike along Mount St. Piran, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Lake Agnes.

To see reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Banff National Park trip planner .

You can take a shuttle from Jasper National Park to Banff National Park in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. When traveling from Jasper National Park in August, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Banff National Park: temperatures range from 24°C by day to 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a bus to Golden.

Things to do in Banff National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Moraine Lake ©
Moraine Lake
Peyto Lake ©
Peyto Lake
Icefields Parkway ©
Icefields Parkway

1
night
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 8th (Wed), snap pictures at Kicking Horse Pedestrian Bridge and then let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour.

To see maps, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Golden online visit planner .

Take a bus from Banff National Park to Golden in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Banff National Park in August, things will get somewhat warmer in Golden: highs are around 28°C and lows about 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Calgary.

Things to do in Golden

Adventure Outdoors Tours
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Kicking Horse Pedestrian Bridge ©
Kicking Horse Pedestrian Bridge

1
night
Calgary

Calgary ©
Known as the "Stampede City" thanks to its world-famous annual rodeo, Calgary remains a tale of two cities.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Thu): head off the coast to Prince's Island Park, then contemplate the long history of Fort Calgary, and then enjoy breathtaking views from Calgary Tower.

To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Calgary trip planning tool .

Getting from Golden to Calgary by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Calgary are 27°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. You'll set off for Niagara Falls on the 10th (Fri).

Things to do in Calgary

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Fort Calgary ©
Fort Calgary
Prince's Island Park ©
Prince's Island Park
Calgary Tower ©
Calgary Tower

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 11th (Sat), look for all kinds of wild species at Niagara Parks Butterfly Conservatory, explore the striking landscape at Journey Behind the Falls, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Niagara Falls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Sun): get in on the family fun at Marineland.

To see photos, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Niagara Falls journey planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Calgary to Niagara Falls takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Traveling from Calgary in August, expect Niagara Falls to be a bit warmer, temps between 31°C and 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Toronto.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks Theme Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Niagara Falls Canada ©
Niagara Falls Canada
Journey Behind the Falls ©
Journey Behind the Falls
Butterfly Conservatory ©
Butterfly Conservatory

1
night
Toronto

Toronto
Possibly the world's most diverse city, Toronto houses over 80 ethnic communities speaking nearly 150 different languages or dialects.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Royal Ontario Museum, then don't miss a visit to Canadian Broadcasting Centre, then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Ripley's Aquarium Of Canada, and finally take in panoramic vistas at CN Tower.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Toronto trip planner .

Drive from Niagara Falls to Toronto in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in August, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Toronto

Museums Zoos & Aquariums Parks
Highlights from your plan
CN Tower
CN Tower
Royal Ontario Museum ©
Royal Ontario Museum
Ripley's Aquarium of Canada ©
Ripley's Aquarium of Canada

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