29 days in Canada Itinerary

29 days in Canada Itinerary

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Start: Manchester
Fly:  12 h 15 min
1
Vancouver
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Whistler
— 1 night
Drive + Ferry:  4 h 15 min
3
Central Saanich, Vancouver Island
— 1 night
+2
Bus + Fly + Bus:  9 h 15 min
4
Jasper National Park
— 3 nights
Bus:  2 h 45 min
5
Banff National Park
— 3 nights
Bus + Fly:  9 h 15 min
6
Ottawa
— 1 night
Train:  2 h 15 min
7
Montreal, Quebec
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h
8
Quebec City, Quebec
— 3 nights
+2
Bus + Fly + Train:  6 h 30 min
9
Niagara Falls
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
10
Toronto
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
11
Gros Morne National Park
— 3 nights
Fly:  17 h 30 min
End: Manchester

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.
Vancouver is known for parks, nature, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: walk around Stanley Park, stop by Granville Island, take in the dramatic natural features at Vancouver Seawall, and take a stroll through Gastown.

To find maps, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Vancouver trip itinerary maker website.

Manchester, UK to Vancouver is an approximately 12.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 8 hours traveling from Manchester to Vancouver. Traveling from Manchester in May, Vancouver is a bit warmer at night with lows of 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to drive to Whistler.

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

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 10th (Mon): experience the excitement of Whistler Sliding Centre and then ski along the peaceful trails at Whistler Blackcomb.

To see reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Whistler day trip app.

You can drive from Vancouver to Whistler in 2 hours. Other options are to take a shuttle; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Whistler when traveling from Vancouver in May, with lows around 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Central Saanich.

Things to do in Whistler

Winter Sports Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Whistler Blackcomb ©
Whistler Blackcomb
Whistler Sliding Centre ©
Whistler Sliding Centre

1
night
Central Saanich, Vancouver Island

Central Saanich ©
Central Saanich is a district municipality in Greater Victoria and a member municipality of the Capital Regional District. On the 11th (Tue), take in the pleasant sights at The Butchart Gardens, then take in nature's colorful creations at Victoria Butterfly Gardens, and then stroll around Mount Douglas Park.

For photos, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Central Saanich travel route website.

You can do a combination of car and ferry from Whistler to Central Saanich in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. In May, daytime highs in Central Saanich are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to travel to Jasper National Park.

Things to do in Central Saanich

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trip

Mount Douglas Park
Highlights from your plan
The Butchart Gardens ©
The Butchart Gardens
Victoria Butterfly Gardens ©
Victoria Butterfly Gardens
Mount Douglas Park ©
Mount Douglas 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: take in breathtaking views at Maligne Canyon, explore the activities along Pyramid and Patricia Lakes, head outdoors with Old Fort Point, and trek along Beauty Creek Trail.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Jasper National Park trip itinerary planning app.

Getting from Central Saanich to Jasper National Park by combination of bus and flight takes about 9.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of bus, flight, and train. Traveling from Central Saanich to Jasper National Park, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Central Saanich in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Jasper National Park, with lows of 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can take a bus to Banff National Park.

Things to do in Jasper National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Cavell Meadows Trail ©
Cavell Meadows Trail
Maligne Canyon ©
Maligne Canyon
Lac Beauvert ©
Lac Beauvert

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, trails, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at Moraine Lake, browse the exhibits of Samson Native Gallery, trek along Little Beehive Trail, and take a memorable drive along Bow Valley Parkway.

To find maps, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read our Banff National Park trip itinerary planning app.

You can take a bus from Jasper National Park to Banff National Park in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Jasper National Park in May, expect nights in Banff National Park to be about the same, around -1°C, while days are slightly colder, around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to travel to Ottawa.

Things to do in Banff National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Moraine Lake ©
Moraine Lake
Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise ©
Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise
Little Beehive Trail ©
Little Beehive Trail

1
night
Ottawa

Ottawa ©
A major center of technology nicknamed "Silicon Valley North," Ottawa offers visitors a modern flavor with its range of trendy hotels, shops, and restaurants.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Wed): take a stroll through ByWard Market and then ponder the world of politics at Parliament Hill and Buildings. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Rideau Canal National Historic Site, examine the collection at National Gallery of Canada, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Notre Dame Basilica.

For where to stay, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Ottawa visit planner.

Getting from Banff National Park to Ottawa by combination of bus and flight takes about 9.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or drive. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. In May, Ottawa is somewhat warmer than Banff National Park - with highs of 23°C and lows of 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can catch the train to Montreal.

Things to do in Ottawa

Historic Sites Museums Nature
Highlights from your plan
Parliament Hill and Buildings ©
Parliament Hill and Buildings
National Gallery of Canada ©
National Gallery of Canada
Rideau Canal National Historic Site ©
Rideau Canal National Historic Site

3
nights
Montreal, Quebec

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.
Montreal is known for historic sites, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: pause for some serene contemplation at Notre-Dame Basilica, have some family-friendly fun at Maniax, take in nature's colorful creations at Montreal Botanical Garden, and learn more about the world around you at Biodome de Montreal.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Montreal journey maker tool.

Getting from Ottawa to Montreal by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or drive. In May, daily temperatures in Montreal can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can drive to Quebec City.

Things to do in Montreal

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Notre-Dame Basilica ©
Notre-Dame Basilica
Montreal Botanical Garden ©
Montreal Botanical Garden
Old Montreal ©
Old Montreal

3
nights
Quebec City, Quebec

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.
Quebec City is known for historic sites, nature, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Quebec, admire the masterpieces at Musee national des beaux-arts du Quebec (MNBAQ), steep yourself in history at Morrin Centre, and wander the streets of Terrasse Dufferin.

To find more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Quebec City tour planner.

Drive from Montreal to Quebec City in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Montreal in May, you will find days in Quebec City are a bit cooler (19°C), and nights are about the same (9°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to travel to Niagara Falls.

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

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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Thu): take in the dramatic scenery at Niagara Falls Canada, then explore the striking landscape at Journey Behind the Falls, then enjoy breathtaking views from Skylon Tower, and finally get your game on at BATL - The Backyard Axe Throwing League. Here are some ideas for day two: appreciate the history behind Clifton Hill War Memorial, then admire the sheer force of Horseshoe Falls, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of White Water Walk.

To find more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Niagara Falls day trip website.

Traveling by combination of bus, flight, and train from Quebec City to Niagara Falls takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and ferry; or drive. Traveling from Quebec City in May, you will find days in Niagara Falls are a bit warmer (24°C), and nights are about the same (11°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Toronto.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

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

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: enjoy breathtaking views from CN Tower, have some family-friendly fun at BATL - The Backyard Axe Throwing League, hunt for treasures at St. Lawrence Market, and observe the fascinating underwater world at Ripley's Aquarium of Canada.

To find more things to do, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read our Toronto travel route builder tool.

Getting from Niagara Falls to Toronto by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in May, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Gros Morne National Park.

Things to do in Toronto

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
CN Tower
CN Tower
The Distillery District ©
The Distillery District
Casa Loma ©
Casa Loma

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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.
Gros Morne National Park is known for nature, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Gros Morne National Park, hike along Lookout Trail, stroll through Gros Morne, and explore the striking landscape at The Tablelands.

To see more things to do, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read Gros Morne National Park trip planner.

Getting from Toronto to Gros Morne National Park by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Newfoundland Standard Time (NST), which is usually a 1.5 hour difference. Traveling from Toronto in June, things will get a bit cooler in Gros Morne National Park: highs are around 20°C and lows about 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Gros Morne National Park

Parks Nature Trails
Highlights from your plan
Gros Morne National Park ©
Gros Morne National Park
The Tablelands ©
The Tablelands
Green Point Geological Site ©
Green Point Geological Site

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