59 days in Canada, United States & France Itinerary

59 days in Canada, United States & France Itinerary

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Start: Tokyo, Japan
+2
Train + Fly + Shuttle:  16 h
1
Banff National Park, Canada
— 5 nights
+2
Bus + Shuttle + Fly:  9 h 30 min
2
San Francisco, United States
— 4 nights
Fly + Bus:  8 h 45 min
3
New York City, United States
— 5 nights
+2
Subway + Train + Fly:  12 h
4
Cannes, France
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
5
Menton, France
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h
6
Hyeres, France
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
7
Aix-en-Provence, France
— 6 nights
Fly:  5 h
8
Bayeux, France
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
9
Rouen, France
— 6 nights
Bus:  1 h 15 min
10
Paris, France
— 6 nights
Fly + Train:  15 h 45 min
End: Tokyo, Japan

5
nights
Banff National Park, Canada

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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Banff Park Museum and Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Cave and Basin National Historic Site and Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise. Go for a jaunt from Banff National Park to Jasper to see Columbia Ice Field about 1h 45 min away. There's lots more to do: explore the activities along Moraine Lake, trek along Parker Ridge Trail, take a memorable drive along Bow Valley Parkway, and browse the exhibits of Buffalo Nations Luxton Museum.

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Tokyo, Japan to Banff National Park is an approximately 16- hour combination of train, flight, and shuttle. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or do a combination of flight, shuttle, and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Tokyo to Banff National Park is minus 16 hours. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Tokyo in September: high temperatures in Banff National Park hover around 15°C and lows are around 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Banff National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Columbia Ice Field, Lake O' Hara
Highlights from your plan
Columbia Ice Field ©
Columbia Ice Field
Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise ©
Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise
Cave and Basin National Historic Site ©
Cave and Basin National Historic Site

4
nights
San Francisco, United States

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Popular historic sites such as Alcatraz Island and Golden Gate Promenade are in your itinerary. You'll explore and learn at Exploratorium and USS Pampanito. And it doesn't end there: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, explore the world behind art at Legion of Honor, get to know the fascinating history of Filbert Street Stairs, and see the interesting displays at Musee Mecanique.

For where to stay, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the San Francisco road trip app.

You can do a combination of bus, shuttle, and flight from Banff National Park to San Francisco in 9 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, shuttle, flight, and train; or drive. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Banff National Park in September, you will find days in San Francisco are somewhat warmer (28°C), and nights are warmer (17°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium

5
nights
New York City, United States

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
9/11 Memorial and The Metropolitan Museum of Art are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Appreciate the collections at American Museum of Natural History and New York Public Library. There's much more to do: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, admire the masterpieces at Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, appreciate the history behind Statue of Liberty National Monument, and don't miss a visit to Times Square.

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Traveling by combination of flight and bus from San Francisco to New York City takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, train, and subway; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from San Francisco to New York City is 3 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from San Francisco in September since evenings lows in New York City dip to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to travel to Cannes.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
Ellis Island ©
Ellis Island

6
nights
Cannes, France

Cannes ©
Although its luxury shops, nightlife, casinos, and high-end restaurants give Cannes a feeling of exclusivity, this classic French Riviera city has alternatives to suit every budget.
Visit Lérins Islands and Musee Escoffier de l'Art Culinaire for their historical value. Museum-lovers will get to explore Musee de la Castre and Centre d'art La Malmaison at Cannes. Take a break from Cannes with a short trip to Saint-Paul de Vence in St-Paul-de-Vence, about 34 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: take a stroll through Rue d'Antibes, make a trip to Rue Meynadier, pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise Notre-Dame de Bon Voyage, and see the interesting displays at Fondation Maeght.

To see photos, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Cannes tour planner.

Traveling by combination of subway, train, and flight from New York City to Cannes takes 12 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or fly. Traveling from New York City to Cannes, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect little chillier evenings in Cannes when traveling from New York City in September, with lows around 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Menton.

Things to do in Cannes

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

St-Paul-de-Vence, Antibes, Musee Escoffier de l'Art Culinaire
Highlights from your plan
Le Suquet ©
Le Suquet
Saint-Paul de Vence ©
Saint-Paul de Vence
Lérins Islands ©
Lérins Islands

5
nights
Menton, France

Menton ©
Known for its own microclimate that is generally milder than the rest of the French Riviera, Menton is located very close to the border with Italy, whose influence is visible in the architecture and customs of the city.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild and La Salle des Mariages. Do some cultural sightseeing at Chateau de Roquebrune-Cap-Martin and La cité médiévale. Venture out of the city with trips to Les lacs de prals (in Saint Martin-Vesubie), La Recreation Champetre (in Drap) and Eze (Le Jardin Exotique d'Eze & Chemin Frédéric Nietzsche). There's still lots to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Promenade Le Corbusier, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Église Saint Veran, stroll the grounds of Cemetery of the Old Chateau, and explore the world behind art at Jean Cocteau Museum Collection Severin Wunderman.

For photos, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Menton trip planner.

Getting from Cannes to Menton by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in September, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to drive to Hyeres.

Things to do in Menton

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Roquebrune-Cap-Martin, Eze, Beaulieu-sur-Mer, Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild, Notre Dame des Fontaines
Highlights from your plan
Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild ©
Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild
Église Saint Veran ©
Église Saint Veran
Promenade Le Corbusier ©
Promenade Le Corbusier

5
nights
Hyeres, France

Hyeres ©
Hyères, Provençal Occitan: Ieras in classical norm, or Iero in Mistralian norm) is a commune in the Var department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France.The old town lies 4km from the sea clustered around the Castle of Saint Bernard, which is set on a hill. Get some historical perspective at Archaeological Site of Olbia - Town of Hyères and Abbaye du Thoronet. You'll explore and learn at Musee de la Gendarmerie et du Cinema and Ecomusee Wallaby Boomerangs. Explore Hyeres' surroundings by going to Chateau de Grimaud (in Grimaud), Chartreuse de la Verne (in Collobrieres) and Eglise Saint Jean-Baptiste (in Sollies-Pont). There's lots more to do: identify plant and animal life at La Route du Sel, pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise Saint Louis, enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de l'Almanarre, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Vieille Ville.

To see more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Hyeres trip maker.

Drive from Menton to Hyeres in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Aix-en-Provence.

Things to do in Hyeres

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Saint-Tropez, Chateau de Grimaud, Rade de Toulon, Abbaye du Thoronet, Chartreuse de la Verne
Highlights from your plan
Chartreuse de la Verne ©
Chartreuse de la Verne
Eglise Saint Jean-Baptiste ©
Eglise Saint Jean-Baptiste
Musee de la Gendarmerie et du Cinema ©
Musee de la Gendarmerie et du Cinema

6
nights
Aix-en-Provence, France

Aix-en-Provence ©
Aix-en-Provence is a small, classically Provençal town, famous for being home to Cézanne.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Site Memorial du Camp des Milles and Fondation Vasarely. Get some historical perspective at Palais des Papes and Pavillon de Vendome. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Aix-en-Provence: Marseille (Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde & Museum of European and Mediterranean Civilisations), Parc Naturel Regional de Camargue (in Arles) and Carrieres des Lumieres (in Les Baux de Provence). There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Musee Granet, contemplate the long history of Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence, appreciate the extensive heritage of Vieil Aix, and take a stroll through Cours Mirabeau.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Aix-en-Provence trip planner.

Getting from Hyeres to Aix-en-Provence by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In October, daytime highs in Aix-en-Provence are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can travel to Bayeux.

Things to do in Aix-en-Provence

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Marseille, Scuba & Snorkeling, Le Parc Ornithologique de Pont de Gau, Palais des Papes, Parc Naturel Regional de Camargue
Highlights from your plan
Paul Cezanne’s Studio ©
Paul Cezanne’s Studio
Site Memorial du Camp des Milles ©
Site Memorial du Camp des Milles
Palais des Papes ©
Palais des Papes

6
nights
Bayeux, France

Bayeux ©
Most travelers take a trip to Bayeux to see the famed tapestry depicting the legendary Norman Conquest from the 11th century.
You'll explore and learn at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux and Musee du Debarquement Utah Beach. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Mont Saint-Michel and Pointe du Hoc. Explore Bayeux's surroundings by going to Airborne Museum (in Sainte-Mere-Eglise) and Église Saint-Pierre - Le Mont-Saint-Michel (in Mont-Saint-Michel). There's still lots to do: stroll the grounds of Normandy American Cemetery, take in the history at Memorial 1st US Infantry Division Omaha Beach, see the interesting displays at Musee du debarquement, and steep yourself in history at Maisy Battery.

To see reviews, photos, maps, and other tourist information, use the Bayeux day trip website.

You can fly from Aix-en-Provence to Bayeux in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Aix-en-Provence in October: high temperatures in Bayeux hover around 19°C and lows are around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can drive to Rouen.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites Museums Beaches

Side Trips

Arromanches-les-Bains, Colleville-sur-Mer, Mont-Saint-Michel, Pointe du Hoc, Airborne Museum
Highlights from your plan
Mont Saint-Michel ©
Mont Saint-Michel
Normandy American Cemetery ©
Normandy American Cemetery
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux ©
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux

6
nights
Rouen, France

Rouen ©
Rouen is situated on the River Seine, about 90 minutes from Paris.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen and Place de l'Aitre de St. Maclou. Get a sense of the local culture at Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen and Cimetiere Saint-Sever. Explore Rouen's surroundings by going to Fondation Claude Monet (in Giverny) and Le Bois des Aigles (in Balines). There's lots more to do: get to know the fascinating history of Cote Sainte-Catherine, explore the world behind art at Musee Secq des Tournelles, explore the different monuments and memorials at Cimetiere Monumental, and appreciate the history behind Gros-Horloge.

To see where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Rouen holiday planner.

Getting from Bayeux to Rouen by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in October, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to take a bus to Paris.

Things to do in Rouen

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Fondation Claude Monet, Le Bois des Aigles
Highlights from your plan
Cote Sainte-Catherine ©
Cote Sainte-Catherine
Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen ©
Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen ©
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen

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Paris, France

Paris ©
A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Louvre Museum and Musee Rodin. Do some cultural sightseeing at Eiffel Tower and Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Paris: Chateau de Chambord (in Chambord) and Palace of Versailles (in Versailles). The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, stroll the grounds of The Paris Catacombs, admire the striking features of Sainte-Chapelle, and walk around Luxembourg Gardens.

To see other places to visit and tourist information, use the Paris road trip planner.

Traveling by bus from Rouen to Paris takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. October in Paris sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Versailles, Chateau de Chambord
Highlights from your plan
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

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