30 days in Canada Itinerary

30 days in Canada Itinerary

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Start: Toronto
Fly:  4 h 30 min
1
Quebec City
— 5 nights
Fly + Shuttle:  13 h 45 min
2
Banff National Park
— 5 nights
Bus:  2 h 45 min
3
Jasper National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
4
Clearwater
— 2 nights
Drive:  6 h
5
Whistler
— 3 nights
+2
Drive + Ferry + Drive:  4 h
6
Victoria, Vancouver Island
— 4 nights
Drive:  4 h 45 min
7
Tofino, Vancouver Island
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
8
Whitehorse
— 3 nights
Fly:  9 h 30 min
End: Toronto

5
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Upper Town (Haute-Ville) and Fortifications of Quebec National Historic Site. Go for a jaunt from Quebec City to Sainte Anne de Beaupre to see Basilica of Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupre about 30 minutes away. The adventure continues: take in the dramatic scenery at Chutes de la Chaudiere, contemplate the long history of Morrin Centre, get to know the fascinating history of La Promenade des Gouverneurs, and take in panoramic vistas at Observatoire de la Capitale.

For more things to do, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Quebec City journey maker app.

Toronto to Quebec City is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Toronto in June, expect little chillier with lows of 13°C in Quebec City. You'll have a few hours on the 6th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Banff National Park.

Things to do in Quebec City

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks

Side Trips

Basilica of Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupre, Chutes de la Chaudiere
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Lower Town (Basse-Ville) ©
Lower Town (Basse-Ville)
Chutes de la Chaudiere ©
Chutes de la Chaudiere
Upper Town (Haute-Ville) ©
Upper Town (Haute-Ville)

5
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.
Get outdoors at Vermilion Lakes and Plain of Six Glaciers. Explore hidden gems such as Natural Bridge and Sulphur Mountain. Change things up with these side-trips from Banff National Park: Canmore (Grassi Lakes & Ha Ling Peak) and Emerald Lake (in Yoho National Park). There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Tunnel Mountain Trail, see the interesting displays at Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies, get outside with Via Ferrata, and look for all kinds of wild species at Bow Valley Parkway.

To see reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Banff National Park travel route planner.

Getting from Quebec City to Banff National Park by combination of flight and shuttle takes about 11 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Quebec City to Banff National Park, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Quebec City in June, expect Banff National Park to be little chillier, temps between 20°C and 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can take a bus to Jasper National Park.

Things to do in Banff National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Canmore, Yoho National Park
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Natural Bridge ©
Natural Bridge
Plain of Six Glaciers ©
Plain of Six Glaciers
Sulphur Mountain ©
Sulphur Mountain

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): take in the dramatic natural features at Athabasca Glacier, thentake in breathtaking views at Sunwapta Falls, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Maligne Lake. On your second day here, contemplate the waterfront views at Medicine Lake, stroll through Marmot Basin Ski Area, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Pyramid and Patricia Lakes.

To find reviews, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Jasper National Park trip planner.

Take a bus from Banff National Park to Jasper National Park in 4.5 hours. Traveling from Banff National Park in June, expect nights in Jasper National Park to be about the same, around 5°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can go by car to Clearwater.

Things to do in Jasper National Park

Parks Nature Winter Sports
Highlights from your plan
Athabasca Glacier ©
Athabasca Glacier
Sunwapta Falls ©
Sunwapta Falls
Marmot Basin Ski Area ©
Marmot Basin Ski Area

2
nights
Clearwater

Clearwater ©
Although forestry remains the area's major employer, Clearwater tourism thrives thanks to the region's good opportunities for outdoor activities on six big lakes and four rivers.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Sun): admire the sheer force of Dawson Falls and then take in the dramatic scenery at Helmcken Falls. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the sheer force of Spahat Falls, admire the sheer force of Wells Gray Provincial Park, and then take a memorable tour with Tours.

To see photos, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Clearwater journey maker app.

Traveling by car from Jasper National Park to Clearwater takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. In June in Clearwater, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Whistler.

Things to do in Clearwater

Nature Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Dawson Falls ©
Dawson Falls
Wells Gray Provincial Park ©
Wells Gray Provincial Park
Spahat Falls ©
Spahat Falls

3
nights
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Brandywine Falls Provincial Park and Nairn Falls Provincial Park. Get outdoors at The Whistler Train Wreck Trail and Sea to Sky Highway. There's still lots to do: get into the urban bustle at Squamish Lil'wat Cultural Centre, explore the activities along Lost Lake, and have fun at Whistler Sliding Centre.

To find ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Whistler trip itinerary builder site.

You can drive from Clearwater to Whistler in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car and bus. In June, daytime highs in Whistler are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to travel to Victoria.

Things to do in Whistler

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Sea to Sky Highway, Nairn Falls Provincial Park
Highlights from your plan
Brandywine Falls Provincial Park ©
Brandywine Falls Provincial Park
Nairn Falls Provincial Park ©
Nairn Falls Provincial Park
The Whistler Train Wreck Trail ©
The Whistler Train Wreck Trail

4
nights
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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Ogden Point Terminal & Breakwater and Scenic Marine Route. Escape the urban bustle at Sooke Potholes Provincial Park and Zipline. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Victoria: Fishing Charters & Tours (in Sooke), The Raptors (in Duncan) and Botanical Beach Provincial Park (in Port Renfrew). And it doesn't end there: take in nature's colorful creations at Victoria Butterfly Gardens, enjoy the sand and surf at Steve Fonyo Beach, explore the engaging exhibits at Miniature World, and paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

To see more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Victoria planner.

You can do a combination of car and ferry from Whistler to Victoria in 5 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of bus and ferry. When traveling from Whistler in June, plan for slightly colder days in Victoria, with highs around 20°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Tofino.

Things to do in Victoria

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Sooke, Victoria Butterfly Gardens, The Raptors, Botanical Beach Provincial Park
Highlights from your plan
Botanical Beach Provincial Park ©
Botanical Beach Provincial Park
Fishing Charters & Tours
The Raptors ©
The Raptors

3
nights
Tofino, Vancouver Island

Tofino ©
A tiny settlement on Vancouver Island's wild western coastline, surfers' favorite Tofino occupies a scenic location at the edge of Clayoquot Sound, a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve.
Explore hidden gems such as Rainforest Trail and Schooner Cove. Relax by the water at Chesterman Beach and Long Beach. Venture out of the city with trips to Ucluelet (Dolphin & Whale Watching & Wild Pacific Trail). There's more to do: sample the tasty concoctions at Tofino Brewing Company and explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pacific Rim National Park.

For ratings, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Tofino trip planner.

Traveling by car from Victoria to Tofino takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. June in Tofino sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to travel to Whitehorse.

Things to do in Tofino

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trip

Ucluelet
Highlights from your plan
Schooner Cove ©
Schooner Cove
Rainforest Trail ©
Rainforest Trail
Chesterman Beach ©
Chesterman Beach

3
nights
Whitehorse

Whitehorse ©
Surrounded by three distinctive mountains, and perched upon a frigid river, Whitehorse lives up to its reputation as "The Wilderness City." The capital, and indeed only city of Canada's northwest Yukon region has a reputation for its clean air, with one survey ranking it as the city with the lowest air pollution in the world.
Get in touch with nature at Bennett Beach and Lake Laberge. Step off the beaten path and head to Yukon Suspension Bridge and Yukon Brewing Company. Change things up with these side-trips from Whitehorse: Carcross (Art House Carcross, Carcross Railway Station, &more). There's still lots to do: appreciate the history behind "The Whitehorse Horse", browse the exhibits of Yukon Artists @ Work, see the world from above with a helicopter tour, and take in the exciting artwork at North End Gallery.

To see where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Whitehorse online itinerary planner.

Fly from Tofino to Whitehorse in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, ferry, and car. Traveling from Tofino in June, plan for slightly colder nights in Whitehorse, with lows around 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Whitehorse

Museums Shopping Parks

Side Trip

Carcross
Highlights from your plan
North End Gallery ©
North End Gallery
Bennett Beach ©
Bennett Beach
Lake Laberge ©
Lake Laberge

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