24 days in Canada Itinerary

24 days in Canada Itinerary

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Fly
1
Toronto
— 3 nights
Drive
2
Niagara Falls
— 2 nights
Train to Toronto, Fly to Quebec
3
Quebec City
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Montreal
— 3 nights
Drive
5
Ottawa
— 2 nights
Fly to Calgary, Shuttle to Banff National Park
6
Banff National Park
— 4 nights
Shuttle to Calgary, Fly to Victoria
7
Central Saanich, Vancouver Island
— 1 night
Bus to Douglas at Humboldt, Fly to Whistler
8
Whistler
— 1 night
Drive
9
Vancouver
— 4 nights
Fly

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Toronto

New York City of Canada

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: take in panoramic vistas at CN Tower, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Ripley's Aquarium of Canada, wander the streets of Kensington Market, and browse the eclectic array of goods at St. Lawrence Market.

For ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Toronto trip planner.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Toronto is an approximately 16-hour flight. The time zone changes from Gulf Standard Time (GST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a -9 hour difference. In April, Toronto is cooler than Dubai - with highs of 13°C and lows of 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can drive to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Toronto

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping

2
nights
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 29th (Thu), identify plant and animal life at Butterfly Conservatory, explore the striking landscape at Journey Behind the Falls, and then admire the sheer force of Niagara Falls Canada. Keep things going the next day: take in panoramic vistas at Skylon Tower and then explore and take pictures at Horseshoe Falls.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Niagara Falls trip itinerary app.

You can drive from Toronto to Niagara Falls in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In April in Niagara Falls, expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and 2°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Quebec City.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Sat): get to know the fascinating history of Terrasse Dufferin and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Quebec. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Morrin Centre, take in the history at The Battlefields Park, and then immerse yourself in nature at Parc de la Chute-Montmorency.

To see other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, use the Quebec City trip planner.

You can do a combination of train and flight from Niagara Falls to Quebec City in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. While traveling from Niagara Falls, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Quebec City, ranging from highs of 9°C to lows of 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Montreal.

Things to do in Quebec City

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks · Nature

3
nights
Montreal

Quebec's Metropolis

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: don't miss a visit to Notre-Dame Basilica, admire the masterpieces at Musee des beaux-arts de Montreal, appreciate the history behind Place d'Armes, and get engrossed in the history at Pointe-a-Calliere, Montreal Archaeology and History Complex.

To see where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Montreal trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Quebec City to Montreal in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Quebec City in May, you will find days in Montreal are somewhat warmer (23°C), and nights are about the same (11°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Ottawa.

Things to do in Montreal

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

2
nights
Ottawa

Silicon Valley North

A major center of technology nicknamed "Silicon Valley North," Ottawa offers visitors a modern flavor with its range of trendy hotels, shops, and restaurants.
On the 6th (Thu), take in the spiritual surroundings of Notre Dame Basilica, see the interesting displays at National Gallery of Canada, and then ponder the world of politics at Parliament Hill and Buildings. On the next day, learn more about the world around you at Canadian Museum of Nature and then examine the collection at Canada Aviation and Space Museum.

To see more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Ottawa trip tool.

Traveling by car from Montreal to Ottawa takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to travel to Banff National Park.

Things to do in Ottawa

Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums

4
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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.
Explore Banff National Park's surroundings by going to Yoho National Park (Burgess Shale, Lake O' Hara, &more). categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_an_exhilarating_day_on_the_slopes_at. There's much more to do: get a dose of the wild on Kingmik Dog Sled Tours, take in the exciting artwork at Samson Native Gallery, look for gifts at Olde Tyme Candy Shoppe Ltd, and explore the activities along Lake Louise.

For ratings, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, use the Banff National Park road trip planning site.

You can do a combination of flight and shuttle from Ottawa to Banff National Park in 8.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of train and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Ottawa to Banff National Park. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Ottawa in May, with highs in Banff National Park at 15°C and lows at -1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can travel to Central Saanich.

Things to do in Banff National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports · Wildlife

Side Trip

1
night
Central Saanich, Vancouver Island

Central Saanich is a district municipality in Greater Victoria and a member municipality of the Capital Regional District. On the 12th (Wed), admire the natural beauty at Victoria Butterfly Gardens, take in the pleasant sights at The Butchart Gardens, and then walk around Mount Douglas Park.

To see reviews, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Central Saanich trip app.

You can do a combination of shuttle and flight from Banff National Park to Central Saanich in 7.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Banff National Park in May, things will get a bit warmer in Central Saanich: highs are around 19°C and lows about 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Whistler.

Things to do in Central Saanich

Parks · Museums · Wildlife

Side Trip

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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Thu): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Whistler Blackcomb and then whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

To plan Whistler vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Central Saanich to Whistler in 4 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Vancouver.

Things to do in Whistler

Outdoors · Winter Sports · Parks · Nature

4
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Vancouver

Hollywood North

Known as "Hollywood North," Vancouver boasts one of the largest film/television industries in the world, second only to Los Angeles and New York.
Vancouver is known for parks, nature, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll around Stanley Park, take in the views from Capilano Suspension Bridge Park, admire the masterpieces at Museum of Anthropology, and kick back and relax at Kitsilano Beach.

For more things to do, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Vancouver trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Whistler to Vancouver takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. Traveling from Whistler in May, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 12°C in Vancouver. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Vancouver

Parks · Shopping · Nature · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Canada travel guide

4.6
Parks · Specialty Museums · Waterfalls
Most people remember their holiday in Canada by the country's great outdoors, yet this sprawling land of hulking mountains and rocky coastlines also boasts numerous modern cities, home to some of the world's finest dining, shopping, and entertainment options. Made for leisurely road trips, North America's biggest country features vast landscapes still unspoiled by mass tourism. A tour of Canada reveals a place packed with diverse cultures, living in tolerance and enjoying one of the highest standards of living in the world. If the vastness of those natural landscapes overwhelms you at any point during your Canada vacation, head to the openhearted cities of Vancouver, Toronto, or Montreal, ideal destinations for art lovers, history buffs, shopaholics, fashionistas, and impassioned foodies.