23 days in Canada Itinerary

23 days in Canada Itinerary

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23 days in Canada Itinerary

Start: Lagos
Fly:  17​h 30​min
1
Montreal
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
2
Quebec City
— 2 nights
Fly + ferry:  4​h 30​min
3
Toronto
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h
4
Vancouver
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
5
Whistler
— 1 night
Drive:  10​h
6
Jasper National Park
— 1 night
bus:  3​h
7
Banff National Park
— 2 nights
shuttle + Fly:  13​h
8
Gros Morne National Park
— 6 nights
Drive + Fly:  29​h
End: Lagos


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2
nights
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.
On the 12th (Sun), pause for some photo ops at Place d'Armes, then get a new perspective on nature at Biodome de Montreal, then steep yourself in history at Avenue McGill College, and finally explore the world behind art at Musee des beaux-arts de Montreal. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Notre-Dame Basilica, take in the spiritual surroundings of Saint Joseph's Oratory of Mount Royal, and then stroll around Mount Royal Park.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Montreal trip itinerary planning site .

Lagos, Nigeria to Montreal is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 6 hours traveling from Lagos to Montreal. Traveling from Lagos in January, expect Montreal to be colder, temps between -5°C and -13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Quebec City.

Things to do in Montreal

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Notre-Dame Basilica ©
Notre-Dame Basilica
Biodome de Montreal ©
Biodome de Montreal
Musee des beaux-arts de Montreal ©
Musee des beaux-arts de Montreal

2
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.
On the 14th (Tue), appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Quebec and then get to know the fascinating history of Terrasse Dufferin. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Wed): get your bearings at Morrin Centre, admire the majestic nature at Parc de la Chute-Montmorency, and then stop by Quartier Petit Champlain.

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, use the Quebec City journey planner .

Traveling by car from Montreal to Quebec City takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Montreal in January since evenings lows in Quebec City dip to -17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to travel to Toronto.

Things to do in Quebec City

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Shopping
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Old Quebec ©
Old Quebec
Parc de la Chute-Montmorency ©
Parc de la Chute-Montmorency
Quartier Petit Champlain ©
Quartier Petit Champlain

2
nights
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 16th (Thu): observe the fascinating underwater world at Ripley's Aquarium Of Canada, then enjoy breathtaking views from CN Tower, then get to know the fascinating history of The Distillery District, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of St Michael's Cathedral Basilica. Keep things going the next day: play a few rounds at AGT Golf Driving Range, then explore the galleries of Casa Loma, and then see the interesting displays at Royal Ontario Museum.

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

Traveling by combination of flight and ferry from Quebec City to Toronto takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In January, Toronto is somewhat warmer than Quebec City - with highs of -1°C and lows of -8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Vancouver.

Things to do in Toronto

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

AGT Golf Driving Range
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CN Tower
CN Tower
The Distillery District ©
The Distillery District
Royal Ontario Museum ©
Royal Ontario Museum

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.
On the 18th (Sat), stroll around Stanley Park and then explore the striking landscape at Vancouver Seawall. On the next day, observe the fascinating underwater world at Vancouver Aquarium and then walk around Capilano Suspension Bridge Park.

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Traveling by flight from Toronto to Vancouver takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Toronto to Vancouver is minus 3 hours. Traveling from Toronto in January, expect Vancouver to be a bit warmer, temps between 8°C and 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Whistler.

Things to do in Vancouver

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Nature

Side Trip

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

1
night
Whistler

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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Mon): explore the world behind art at Mountain Galleries at the Fairmont, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Whistler Blackcomb, and then experience the excitement of Whistler Sliding Centre.

For photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Whistler trip planner.

You can drive from Vancouver to Whistler in 2 hours. Other options are to take a shuttle; or take a bus. Traveling from Vancouver in January, things will get slightly colder in Whistler: highs are around 1°C and lows about -5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Jasper National Park.

Things to do in Whistler

Outdoors Nature Winter Sports
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Whistler Blackcomb ©
Whistler Blackcomb
Whistler Sliding Centre ©
Whistler Sliding Centre
Mountain Galleries at the Fairmont ©
Mountain Galleries at the Fairmont

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Tue): explore and take pictures at Highway 93A, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Whistlers Peak, then look for gifts at Friends of Jasper National Park, then contemplate the waterfront views at Pyramid and Patricia Lakes, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Mountain Galleries. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed): view the masterpieces at Our Native Land, then view the masterpieces at Jasper Art Gallery, then examine the collection at The Den - Jasper's Wildlife Museum, and finally explore the stunning scenery at Maligne Canyon.

For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Jasper National Park tour builder .

Traveling by car from Whistler to Jasper National Park takes 10 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and car; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Whistler in January, things will get little chillier in Jasper National Park: highs are around -1°C and lows about -15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to catcht the bus to Banff National Park.

Things to do in Jasper National Park

Museums Shopping Nature
Highlights from your plan
The Den - Jasper's Wildlife Museum ©
Whistlers Peak ©
Whistlers Peak
Friends of Jasper National Park ©
Friends of Jasper National Park

2
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.
On the 23rd (Thu), explore the activities along Moraine Lake and then tour the pleasant surroundings at The Lake Louise Ski Resort. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies and then identify plant and animal life at Sunshine Village.

For ratings, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Banff National Park trip planner.

Traveling by bus from Jasper National Park to Banff National Park takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Jasper National Park in January, you will find days in Banff National Park are slightly colder (-7°C), and nights are about the same (-16°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to travel to Gros Morne National Park.

Things to do in Banff National Park

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports
Highlights from your plan
The Lake Louise Ski Resort ©
The Lake Louise Ski Resort
 Sunshine Village ©
Sunshine Village
Moraine Lake ©
Moraine Lake

6
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.
Go for a jaunt from Gros Morne National Park to Corner Brook to see Marble Mountain about 1h 45 min away. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Shallow Bay Beach, get a new perspective on nature at Gros Morne Wildlife Museum, don't miss a visit to Jenniex House, and take in the dramatic natural features at The Tablelands.

For maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Gros Morne National Park sightseeing app .

Do a combination of shuttle and flight from Banff National Park to Gros Morne National Park in 13 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3 hours traveling from Banff National Park to Gros Morne National Park. Traveling from Banff National Park in January, expect Gros Morne National Park to be a bit warmer, temps between -3°C and -11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Gros Morne National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Marble Mountain
Highlights from your plan
Gros Morne National Park ©
Gros Morne National Park
Shallow Bay Beach ©
Shallow Bay Beach
Galliott Studios ©
Galliott Studios

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