5 days in Alberta Itinerary

5 days in Alberta Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Regina
Fly + Drive:  4 h 15 min
1
Torrington
— Few hours
Drive:  2 h 45 min
2
Banff National Park
— 3 nights
Bus:  2 h
3
Jasper National Park
— 1 night
Bus + Fly:  7 h 15 min
End: Regina

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Torrington

Torrington ©
Torrington is a hamlet in central Alberta, Canada within Kneehill County. You've now added World Famous Gopher Hole Museum to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 29th (Fri): examine the collection at World Famous Gopher Hole Museum.

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Regina to Torrington is an approximately 4.5- hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to travel to Banff National Park.

Things to do in Torrington

Museums
Highlights from your plan
World Famous Gopher Hole Museum ©
World Famous Gopher Hole Museum

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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: explore the activities along Moraine Lake, take some stellar pictures from Fairview Lookout, take a memorable drive along Icefields Parkway, and steep yourself in history at Cave and Basin National Historic Site.

For photos, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Banff National Park trip itinerary builder site.

You can drive from Torrington to Banff National Park in 3 hours. In September, daytime highs in Banff National Park are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can take a bus to Jasper National Park.

Things to do in Banff National Park

Parks Scenic Drive Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Moraine Lake ©
Moraine Lake
Peyto Lake ©
Peyto Lake
Icefields Parkway ©
Icefields Parkway

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night
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 3rd (Tue): admire the sheer force of Athabasca Falls, look for gifts at Candy Bears' Lair, and then take in breathtaking views at Maligne Canyon.

For traveler tips, maps, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Jasper National Park itinerary planner.

Take a bus from Banff National Park to Jasper National Park in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Banff National Park in October: highs in Jasper National Park hover around 12°C, while lows dip to -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Jasper National Park

Nature Parks Trails
Highlights from your plan
Athabasca Falls ©
Athabasca Falls
Maligne Canyon ©
Maligne Canyon
Candy Bears' Lair ©
Candy Bears' Lair

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