24 days in United States & Canada Itinerary

24 days in United States & Canada Itinerary

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Vancouver, Canada
— 3 nights
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Victoria, Canada
— 1 night
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Seattle, United States
— 2 nights
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Kamloops, Canada
— 1 night
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Jasper National Park, Canada
— 2 nights
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Banff National Park, Canada
— 2 nights
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Calgary, Canada
— 1 night
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Glacier National Park, United States
— Few hours
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Yellowstone National Park, United States
— 1 night
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Salt Lake City, United States
— 1 night
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Tahoe City, United States
— 1 night
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Reno, United States
— 1 night
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Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, United States
— 2 nights
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Yosemite National Park, United States
— 1 night
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San Francisco, United States
— 1 night

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Vancouver, Canada

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.
On the 16th (Fri), kick back and relax at Jericho Beach, then explore the world behind art at Museum of Anthropology, then explore the galleries of Granville Island Gallery, and finally wander the streets of Granville Island. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Sat): stroll through Spanish Banks, stroll through Third Beach, explore the striking landscape at Vancouver Seawall, then take a stroll through Gastown, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Our Lady of the Holy Rosary.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Vancouver trip planner.

Maspalomas, Spain to Vancouver is an approximately 21.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 8 hours traveling from Maspalomas to Vancouver. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Maspalomas in August; daily highs in Vancouver reach 28°C and lows reach 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to fly to Victoria.

Things to do in Vancouver

Parks · Shopping · Beaches · Outdoors
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Granville Island
4.3
Geologic Formation
Vancouver Seawall
4.8

1
night
Victoria, Canada

Victoria ©

Garden City

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.
On the 18th (Sun), walk around Clover Point Park, appreciate the extensive heritage of Inner Harbour, then visit a coastal fixture at Victoria Pier, and finally identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas.

To find more things to do, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read Victoria trip planner.

You can fly from Vancouver to Victoria in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or ride a ferry. Traveling from Vancouver in August, you will find days in Victoria are little chillier (22°C), and nights are about the same (15°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can ride a ferry to Seattle.

Things to do in Victoria

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks · Outdoors
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Inner Harbour
4.8
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Lighthouse
Victoria Pier
4.7

2
nights
Seattle, United States

Seattle ©

Emerald City

Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): stroll the grounds of Bruce Lee Grave Site, stop by Chukar Cherries, then wander the streets of Pike Place Market, then view the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and finally see what you can catch with a fishing tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the natural beauty at Washington Park Arboretum, see the interesting displays at The Museum of Flight, examine the collection at Museum of History & Industry, then see the interesting displays at Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Discovery Center, then stroll around Kerry Park, and finally enjoy the sea views from West Point Lighthouse.

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You can ride a ferry from Victoria to Seattle in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and car; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Victoria in August: high temperatures in Seattle hover around 31°C and lows are around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Kamloops.

Things to do in Seattle

Highlights from your trip
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Neighborhood
Pike Place Market
4.3

1
night
Kamloops, Canada

Kamloops ©

Tournament Capital of Canada

Frequent host of major sporting events, Kamloops calls itself the "Tournament Capital of Canada." Visitors come to watch curling and skating competitions, as well as fly fishing championships, bike races, and hockey tournaments.
On the 21st (Wed), do a tasting at Harper's Trail, take an in-depth tour of Secwepemc Museum & Heritage Park, then see the interesting displays at BIG Little Science Centre, and finally do a tasting at Privato Vineyard and Winery.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Kamloops trip tool.

You can drive from Seattle to Kamloops in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and car; or drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) to allow time to drive to Jasper National Park.

Things to do in Kamloops

Museums · Wineries
Highlights from your trip
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Specialty Museum
BIG Little Science Centre
4.7
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Winery / Vineyard
Privato Vineyard and Winery
4.3

2
nights
Jasper National Park, Canada

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 22nd (Thu): explore the stunning scenery at Maligne Canyon, contemplate the waterfront views at Pyramid and Patricia Lakes, then examine the collection at The Den - Jasper's Wildlife Museum, and finally cruise along Highway 93A. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the striking landscape at Athabasca Glacier, take in the dramatic scenery at Tangle Creek Falls, then get great views at Columbia Icefield Skywalk, then take in breathtaking views at Sunwapta Falls, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Athabasca Falls.

To see maps, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Jasper National Park attractions website.

You can drive from Kamloops to Jasper National Park in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in August, and nighttime lows around 7°C. On the 24th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Banff National Park.

Things to do in Jasper National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Maligne Canyon
4.7
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Must see
Athabasca Falls
4.7
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Must see
Sunwapta Falls
4.6

2
nights
Banff National Park, Canada

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.
To see maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Banff National Park trip itinerary planning site.

Getting from Jasper National Park to Banff National Park by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Jasper National Park in August: highs in Banff National Park hover around 24°C, while lows dip to 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to take a bus to Calgary.

Things to do in Banff National Park

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Takakkaw Falls
4.8
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Must see
Peyto Lake
4.9

1
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Calgary, Canada

Calgary ©

Stampede City

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 26th (Mon): brush up on your military savvy at The Military Museums, then steep yourself in history at Heritage Park Historical Village, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Calgary Pathway System.

To find where to stay, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Calgary online sightseeing planner.

Traveling by bus from Banff National Park to Calgary takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle. Traveling from Banff National Park in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Calgary, with lows of 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in Calgary

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your trip
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Military Museum
The Military Museums
4.8
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Biking Trail
Calgary Pathway System
4.7

few
hours

Glacier National Park ©

Crown of the Continent

The glaciers from which Glacier National Park takes its name mostly dissipated eons ago, but they left behind a scoured landscape of high and steep mountain peaks, sparkling lakes, lush alpine meadows, and thick forests.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Tue): contemplate the waterfront views at McDonald Creek, get to know the fascinating history of Garden Wall, and then appreciate the views at Logan Pass.

To find ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Glacier National Park trip itinerary website.

Getting from Calgary to Glacier National Park by car takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of bus and car. Traveling from Calgary in August, you will find days in Glacier National Park are somewhat warmer (33°C), and nights are about the same (10°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Logan Pass
4.7
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Historic Walking Area
Garden Wall
4.9
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Water Body
McDonald Creek
4.9

1
night

Yellowstone National Park ©

World's Largest Collection of Geysers

An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Wed): take in the natural beauty of Upper Geyser Basin, then take in the natural beauty of Castle Geyser, then explore and take pictures at Firehole Canyon Drive, and finally hike along Artists’ Paintpots. On your second day here, take in breathtaking views at S Rim Trail, take in the natural beauty of Steamboat Geyser, then explore the striking landscape at Gibbon Falls, and finally witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Prismatic Spring.

To find traveler tips and tourist information, use the Yellowstone National Park trip maker site.

Getting from Glacier National Park to Yellowstone National Park by car takes about 9 hours. Other options: drive; or fly; or do a combination of car, bus, and taxi. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Glacier National Park in August: high temperatures in Yellowstone National Park hover around 24°C and lows are around 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) early enough to travel to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife
Highlights from your trip

1
night
Salt Lake City, United States

Salt Lake City ©

Crossroads of the West

Utah's capital and most populous city, Salt Lake City boasts a small-town feel, big-city amenities, and plenty of nature on its doorstep.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Church History Museum and then explore the striking landscape of Golden Spike National Historic Site.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Salt Lake City journey maker site.

Drive from Yellowstone National Park to Salt Lake City in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or do a combination of car, bus, shuttle, taxi, and train. Expect warmer temperatures when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in August; daily highs in Salt Lake City reach 39°C and lows reach 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can travel to Tahoe City.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Nature · Historic Sites · Parks · Museums

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Specialty Museum
Church History Museum
4.7

1
night
Tahoe City, United States

Tahoe City ©
Tahoe City is an unincorporated community in Placer County, California. Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sat): kick back and relax at Secret Cove Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Sand Harbor, then let the kids burn off some steam at Commons Beach Park, and finally hike along Stateline Lookout.

To find where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Tahoe City trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by flight from Salt Lake City to Tahoe City takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Salt Lake City in August, expect nights in Tahoe City to be much colder, around 3°C, while days are little chillier, around 31°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to drive to Reno.

Things to do in Tahoe City

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Fun & Games

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Sand Harbor
4.7
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Playground
Commons Beach Park
4.5

1
night
Reno, United States

Reno ©

Biggest Little City in the World

A sea of casinos in the high desert of the Sierra Nevadas, Reno capitalizes on gaming and nightlife.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at Animal Ark, admire the masterpieces at Wilbur D. May Center, and then examine the collection at National Automobile Museum.

To find where to stay, photos, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Reno route builder tool.

Getting from Tahoe City to Reno by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. When traveling from Tahoe City in August, plan for somewhat warmer days and much warmer nights in Reno: temperatures range from 39°C by day to 18°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can catch the bus to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Reno

Parks · Wildlife · Museums
Highlights from your trip
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Art Museum
Wilbur D. May Center
4.5
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Wildlife Area
Animal Ark
4.7

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Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park ©

A Land of Giants

With mountain peaks reaching past 4,250 m (14,000 ft) and trees stretching to over 75 m (250 ft) high, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks present nature on a grand scale.
On the 2nd (Mon), explore the striking landscape at Moro Rock Trail, delve into the lush surroundings at Giant Forest, then steep yourself in history at General Sherman Tree, then take some stellar pictures from Buck Rock Lookout, and finally admire the sheer force of Grizzly Falls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll through General Grant Tree Trail and then explore the striking landscape of Kings Canyon National Park.

For maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park trip planner.

Getting from Reno to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park by bus takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: fly. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Reno in September, with highs in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park at 38°C and lows at 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Moro Rock Trail
4.9
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Must see
Giant Forest
4.9

1
night

Yosemite National Park ©
Massive granite mountains, towering waterfalls, groves of Giant Sequoia trees, and wilderness as far as the eye can see distinguish the landscape of Yosemite National Park.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Wed): take in the dramatic scenery at Yosemite Falls, take some stellar pictures from Yosemite, Tunnel View, take some stellar pictures from Washburn Point, then admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, then take in the dramatic natural features at Sentinel Dome, and finally explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point.

For photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Yosemite National Park road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to Yosemite National Park takes 5.5 hours. Traveling from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in September, expect nights in Yosemite National Park to be cooler, around 3°C, while days are little chillier, around 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Nature · Parks
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Yosemite Falls
4.7
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Must see
Glacier Point
4.9
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Must see
Sentinel Dome
4.9

1
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San Francisco, United States

San Francisco ©

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 5th (Thu), contemplate the long history of Alcatraz Island, then take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, then stroll through Lands End, and finally take some stellar pictures from Twin Peaks.

To see other places to visit and other tourist information, use the San Francisco trip itinerary builder.

Drive from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco in 4 hours. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in September, plan for a bit warmer nights in San Francisco, with lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Outdoors
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Alcatraz Island
4.7
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Hiking Trail
Lands End
4.8

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