45 days in Canada & South America Itinerary

45 days in Canada & South America Itinerary

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Toronto, Canada
— 31 nights
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Cusco, Peru
— 2 nights
Bus to Ollantaytambo, Train to Machu Picchu
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Machu Picchu, Peru
— 3 nights
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Buenos Aires, Argentina
— 2 nights
Fly to Porto Alegre, Bus to Gramado
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Gramado, Brazil
— 2 nights
Bus to Rodoviária, Fly to Rio de Janeiro
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Toronto, Canada

— 31 nights

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Niagara Falls (Bird Kingdom, Journey Behind the Falls, &more), Niagara-on-the-Lake (Ryerson Park, Cheese Secrets, &more) and Beamsville (Back 10 Cellars & Malivoire Wine Company). Pack the 11th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Canada's Wonderland. Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to CN Tower, appreciate the extensive heritage of The Distillery District, take in nature's colorful creations at Toronto Music Garden, and step into the grandiose world of Casa Loma.

For reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Toronto tour itinerary app.

Ahmedabad, India to Toronto is an approximately 21.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Ahmedabad to Toronto is minus 10.5 hours. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Ahmedabad in October: high temperatures in Toronto hover around 18°C and lows are around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can fly to Cusco.

Things to do in Toronto

Parks · Outdoors · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Cusco, Peru

— 2 nights

Imperial City

Capital of the Inca Empire for three centuries, World Heritage-listed Cusco is now a major tourist destination, drawing nearly 2 million annual tourists with its well-preserved colonial architecture and proximity to Machu Picchu.
On the 4th (Wed), spend a fun day on foot with Walking tours. There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of Sacsayhuaman, admire the landmark architecture of Centro Historico De Cusco, get engrossed in the history at Museo de Arte Precolombino, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Qorikancha.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read Cusco tour itinerary maker tool.

Getting from Toronto to Cusco by flight takes about 16 hours. Expect warmer weather when traveling from Toronto in November: highs in Cusco hover around 26°C, while lows dip to 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can travel to Machu Picchu.

Things to do in Cusco

Historic Sites · Tours · Museums · Parks

Machu Picchu, Peru

— 3 nights
A symbol of the Incan civilization, the abandoned city of Machu Picchu represents a must-see on a Peru vacation.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Thu): contemplate the long history of Santuario Historico de Machu Picchu and then admire the natural beauty at Mariposario de Machupicchu. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia Virgen Del Carmen, make a trip to Plaza Manco Capac, then delve into the distant past at Winay Wayna, and finally don't miss a visit to Intipuncu.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Machu Picchu trip planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and train from Cusco to Machu Picchu takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can catch the flight to Buenos Aires.

Things to do in Machu Picchu

Historic Sites · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Buenos Aires, Argentina

— 2 nights

Queen of La Plata

Cultural capital of South America, Buenos Aires remains one of the largest cities on the continent, serving as a point of departure for exploring the rest of the country.
On the 8th (Sun), admire the natural beauty at Jardin Japones, take in nature's colorful creations at Parque 3 de Febrero, then admire the masterpieces at Museo de Arte Latinoamericano de Buenos Aires, and finally take a stroll through Puerto Madero. On the 9th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the landmark architecture of El Ateneo Grand Splendid, make a trip to Cemiterio de Recoleta, then ponder the world of politics at Casa Rosada, and finally admire the architecture and history at Plaza de Mayo.

To see reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Buenos Aires trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Machu Picchu to Buenos Aires takes 10 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Machu Picchu to Buenos Aires is 2 hours. In November, daytime highs in Buenos Aires are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Gramado.

Things to do in Buenos Aires

Historic Sites · Parks · Shopping · Museums

Gramado, Brazil

— 2 nights

Hydrangea Garden

Surrounded by impressive mountain scenery in the state of Rio Grande do Sul, the small city of Gramado charms visitors with its alpine European-style architecture and blossoming flowers.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Tue): learn about winemaking at Casa Seganfredo, explore the activities along Lago Negro, then walk around Mini Mundo, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja Matriz Sao Pedro Apostolo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Wed): make a trip to Rua Coberta, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Paroquia Nossa Senhora de Lourdes, and then admire the majestic nature at Parque Estadual do Caracol.

To find where to stay, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, use the Gramado holiday planner.

Getting from Buenos Aires to Gramado by combination of flight and bus takes about 7 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Rio de Janeiro.

Things to do in Gramado

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Wineries

Side Trip

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

— 2 nights

Marvelous City

Bustling with samba music and all-night street parties, no city encapsulates the spirit of Brazil better than Rio de Janeiro.
On the 12th (Thu), admire the natural beauty at Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro, tour the pleasant surroundings at Praia de Ipanema, then stroll through Copacabana Beach, and finally make a trip to Escadaria Selaron.

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Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Gramado to Rio de Janeiro takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In November in Rio de Janeiro, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 25°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 13th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Rio de Janeiro

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Canada travel guide

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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.