51 days in Canada Itinerary

51 days in Canada Itinerary

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Niagara Falls
— 5 nights
2
Toronto
— 6 nights
3
Ottawa
— 5 nights
4
Montreal
— 5 nights
5
Quebec City
— 6 nights
6
Gros Morne National Park
— 6 nights
7
Bay Bulls
— 1 night
8
Banff National Park
— 7 nights
9
Jasper National Park
— 7 nights
10
Haines Junction
— 2 nights

5
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.
Shop till you drop at OLiV Tasting Room and Niagara on the Lake Heritage District. When in Niagara Falls, make a side trip to see Foreign Affair Winery in Vineland, approximately Vineland away. There's lots more to do: identify plant and animal life at Butterfly Conservatory, admire all the interesting features of Niagra Parkway, take in the dramatic scenery at Niagara Falls Canada, and don't miss a visit to Horseshoe Falls.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Niagara Falls tour itinerary maker site.

Vancouver to Niagara Falls is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and train. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Vancouver to Niagara Falls, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. May in Niagara Falls sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 11°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Toronto.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks · Nature · Shopping

Side Trips

Niagara-on-the-Lake, Foreign Affair Winery
Highlights from your plan
Niagara Falls Canada ©
Niagara Falls Canada
Butterfly Conservatory ©
Butterfly Conservatory
Niagara Fallsview Casino ©
Niagara Fallsview Casino

6
nights
Toronto

Toronto
Possibly the world's most diverse city, Toronto houses over 80 ethnic communities speaking nearly 150 different languages or dialects.
Shop till you drop at St. Lawrence Market and The Market Gallery. The adventure continues: enjoy breathtaking views from CN Tower, stroll around High Park, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Ripley's Aquarium of Canada, and take a stroll through Yonge-Dundas Square.

To see traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Toronto day trip planning tool.

Drive from Niagara Falls to Toronto in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. May in Toronto sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Ottawa.

Things to do in Toronto

Parks · Museums · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
CN Tower
CN Tower
The Distillery District ©
The Distillery District
St. Lawrence Market ©
St. Lawrence Market

5
nights
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Ottawa side-trips: Omega Park (in Montebello) and Reserve faunique de Papineau-Labelle (in Val-des-Bois). And it doesn't end there: take a stroll through ByWard Market, have some family-friendly fun at BATL - The Backyard Axe Throwing League, explore the activities along Rideau Canal National Historic Site, and get a sense of history and politics at Parliament Hill and Buildings.

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Traveling by combination of ferry and flight from Toronto to Ottawa takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In May, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Montreal.

Things to do in Ottawa

Parks · Museums · Wildlife

Side Trips

Carbide Willson Ruins, Omega Park, Reserve faunique de Papineau-Labelle
Highlights from your plan
Omega Park ©
Omega Park
ByWard Market ©
ByWard Market
Reserve faunique de Papineau-Labelle ©
Reserve faunique de Papineau-Labelle

5
nights
Montreal

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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Jean-Talon Market and MUA MOI Cosmetics. There's lots more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Notre-Dame Basilica, get your game on at Rage: Axe Throwing, get in on the excitement at Maniax, and don't miss a visit to Old Montreal.

To see photos, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Montreal driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Ottawa to Montreal takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Montreal can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) to allow time to drive to Quebec City.

Things to do in Montreal

Parks · Neighborhoods · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Notre-Dame Basilica ©
Notre-Dame Basilica
Jean-Talon Market ©
Jean-Talon Market
Rue Ste.-Catherine ©
Rue Ste.-Catherine

6
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 find plenty of places to visit near Quebec City: Basilica of Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupre (in Sainte Anne de Beaupre) and Reserve Nationale de Faune du Cap‑Tourmente (in Saint-Joachim). The adventure continues: stop by Old Quebec, get engrossed in the history at La Citadelle de Quebec, steep yourself in history at Basilique Cathedrale - Notre-Dame-de-Quebec, and make a trip to Place Royale.

For where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read Quebec City day trip site.

You can 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). On the 28th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Gros Morne National Park.

Things to do in Quebec City

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks

Side Trips

Wendake, Basilica of Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupre, Reserve Nationale de Faune du Cap‑Tourmente
Highlights from your plan
Old Quebec ©
Old Quebec
Place Royale ©
Place Royale
Quartier Petit Champlain ©
Quartier Petit Champlain

6
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, look for gifts at The Glass Station, trek along Woody Point Community Trail, and look for all kinds of wild species at Town of Trout River.

To find reviews, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Gros Morne National Park road trip tool.

Traveling by flight from Quebec City to Gros Morne National Park takes 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, ferry, and bus; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and car. Traveling from Quebec City to Gros Morne National Park, you'll lose 1.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Quebec City in May, things will get a bit cooler in Gros Morne National Park: highs are around 13°C and lows about 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to travel to Bay Bulls.

Things to do in Gros Morne National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Gros Morne National Park ©
Gros Morne National Park
Shallow Bay Beach ©
Shallow Bay Beach
The Tablelands ©
The Tablelands

1
night
Bay Bulls

Bay Bulls is a small fishing community in the province of Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada.GeographyLocated in sheltered bay it has been home to many fishermen and a strategic location in early times as it is located just a few miles from the capital, St. Start off your visit on the 4th (Fri): look for gifts at Herbie's Olde Shoppe, look for all kinds of wild species at Witless Bay ecological reserve, and then get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To see other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Bay Bulls online driving holiday planner.

Getting from Gros Morne National Park to Bay Bulls by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can travel to Banff National Park.

Things to do in Bay Bulls

Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trips

Herbie's Olde Shoppe, Witless Bay ecological reserve
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Witless Bay ecological reserve ©
Witless Bay ecological reserve
Herbie's Olde Shoppe ©
Herbie's Olde Shoppe

7
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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Wilsons Mountain Sports and Canada House Art Gallery. There's lots more to do: take a memorable drive along Bow Valley Parkway, appreciate the extensive heritage of Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise, take some stellar pictures from Surprise Corner, and explore the activities along Moraine Lake.

To find where to stay, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Banff National Park online trip maker.

You can do a combination of flight and shuttle from Bay Bulls to Banff National Park in 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3.5 hours traveling from Bay Bulls to Banff National Park. June in Banff National Park sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can take a bus to Jasper National Park.

Things to do in Banff National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Bow Valley Parkway ©
Bow Valley Parkway
Moraine Lake ©
Moraine Lake
Icefields Parkway ©
Icefields Parkway

7
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.
Head to Jasper-Yellowhead Museum & Archives and Jasper Art Galleryfor plenty of shopping. There's much more to do: cruise along Columbia Ice Field, admire the sheer force of Sunwapta Falls, explore the activities along Pyramid and Patricia Lakes, and take in breathtaking views at Maligne Canyon.

For other places to visit, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Jasper National Park trip itinerary site.

You can take a bus from Banff National Park to Jasper National Park in 4.5 hours. When traveling from Banff National Park in June, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Jasper National Park: temperatures range from 24°C by day to 5°C at night. On the 18th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Haines Junction.

Things to do in Jasper National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Columbia Ice Field ©
Columbia Ice Field
Maligne Canyon ©
Maligne Canyon
Athabasca Falls ©
Athabasca Falls

2
nights
Haines Junction

Haines Junction ©
On the 19th (Sat), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Our Lady of The Way, take an in-depth tour of Da Ku Cultural Center, and then identify plant and animal life at Kluane National Park and Reserve.

For ratings, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Haines Junction trip planner.

Traveling by car from Jasper National Park to Haines Junction takes 24 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Jasper National Park to Haines Junction is minus 1 hour. In June, daytime highs in Haines Junction are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. On the 20th (Sun), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Haines Junction

Wildlife · Nature · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Kluane National Park and Reserve ©
Kluane National Park and Reserve
Da Ku Cultural Center ©
Da Ku Cultural Center
Our Lady of The Way ©
Our Lady of The Way

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