60 days in Canada Itinerary

60 days in Canada Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Canada trip planner

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Fly to Buffalo, Bus to Niagara Falls
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Niagara Falls
— 3 nights
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Toronto
— 6 nights
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Victoria, Vancouver Island
— 5 nights
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Vancouver
— 6 nights
Drive
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Whistler
— 5 nights
Drive
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Sun Peaks
— 1 night
Drive
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Jasper National Park
— 6 nights
Drive
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Banff National Park
— 7 nights
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Calgary
— 4 nights
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Ottawa
— 3 nights
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Arundel
— 1 night
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Montreal
— 6 nights
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Quebec City
— 6 nights
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Niagara Falls

— 3 nights
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.
Niagara Falls is known for nature, theme parks, and parks. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Niagara Falls Canada, admire the sheer force of Horseshoe Falls, cruise along Niagra Parkway, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Niagara River Recreation Trail.

To find other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Niagara Falls tour planner.

Philadelphia, USA to Niagara Falls is an approximately 5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or drive. Traveling from Philadelphia in March, expect Niagara Falls to be a bit cooler, temps between 39°F and 24°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Toronto.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Casinos

Side Trip

Toronto

— 6 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.
Toronto is known for zoos & aquariums, museums, and shopping. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take in panoramic vistas at CN Tower, see the interesting displays at Hockey Hall of Fame, wander the streets of Kensington Market, and appreciate the extensive heritage of The Distillery District.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Toronto trip planner.

Getting from Niagara Falls to Toronto by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In March, daytime highs in Toronto are 38°F, while nighttime lows are 26°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to catch the flight to Victoria.

Things to do in Toronto

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks

Victoria, Vancouver Island

— 5 nights

Garden City

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to BC Aviation Museum (in Sidney), Ocean EcoVentures Whale Watching (in Cowichan Bay) and Goldstream Provincial Park (in Langford). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Royal BC Museum, look for gifts at Pure Lovin' Chocolate, tour the pleasant surroundings at The Butchart Gardens, and walk around Beacon Hill Park.

To find photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Victoria day trip tool.

You can fly from Toronto to Victoria in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus, train, and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 3 hours. Traveling from Toronto in March, things will get somewhat warmer in Victoria: highs are around 50°F and lows about 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) to allow time to fly to Vancouver.

Things to do in Victoria

Parks · Museums · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trips

Vancouver

— 6 nights

Hollywood North

Known as "Hollywood North," Vancouver boasts one of the largest film/television industries in the world, second only to Los Angeles and New York.
Vancouver is known for parks, nature, and zoos & aquariums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: walk around Stanley Park, stroll through Capilano Suspension Bridge Park, take in nature's colorful creations at VanDusen Botanical Garden, and explore the striking landscape at Vancouver Seawall.

To see other places to visit, maps, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Vancouver trip itinerary site.

You can fly from Victoria to Vancouver in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or ride a ferry. April in Vancouver sees daily highs of 57°F and lows of 45°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can go by car to Whistler.

Things to do in Vancouver

Parks · Nature · Neighborhoods · Shopping

Side Trip

Whistler

— 5 nights
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.
Take a break from Whistler with a short trip to Backcountry Snowcats Ltd in Mount Currie, about 40 minutes away. There's lots more to do: ski along the peaceful trails at Whistler Blackcomb, view the masterpieces at Squamish Lil'wat Cultural Centre, stop by Spicy Sports, and whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

To find photos, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Whistler online vacation maker.

Drive from Vancouver to Whistler in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. Traveling from Vancouver in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Whistler, with lows of 34°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Sun Peaks.

Things to do in Whistler

Outdoors · Winter Sports · Parks · Tours

Side Trip

Sun Peaks

— 1 night
Sun Peaks is a mountain resort municipality in British Columbia, Canada. On the 13th (Sat), cast your line with a fishing tour and then get a dose of the wild on Mountain Man Dog Sled Adventures.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Sun Peaks holiday builder tool.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Whistler to Sun Peaks takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. When traveling from Whistler in April, plan for somewhat warmer days in Sun Peaks, with highs around 63°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Jasper National Park.

Things to do in Sun Peaks

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours

Jasper National Park

— 6 nights
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.
Go for a jaunt from Jasper National Park to Hinton to see Hinton Nordic Centre about 1h 5 min away. There's much more to do: hit the slopes at Marmot Basin Ski Area, get a taste of the local shopping with Mountain Galleries, indulge in some personalized pampering at Summit Massage Therapy and Wellness, and squeeze the most out of the city with Jasper Food Tours.

To see where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Jasper National Park online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Sun Peaks to Jasper National Park takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, car, and bus; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Sun Peaks to Jasper National Park is 1 hour. In April, Jasper National Park is little chillier than Sun Peaks - with highs of 52°F and lows of 26°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can go by car to Banff National Park.

Things to do in Jasper National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Museums

Side Trip

Banff National Park

— 7 nights
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.
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To see where to stay, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Banff National Park travel tool.

Getting from Jasper National Park to Banff National Park by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. When traveling from Jasper National Park in April, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Banff National Park: temperatures range from 47°F by day to 25°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can go by car to Calgary.

Things to do in Banff National Park

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports · Wildlife

Calgary

— 4 nights

Stampede City

Known as the "Stampede City" thanks to its world-famous annual rodeo, Calgary remains a tale of two cities.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Calgary: Yamnuska Wolfdog Sanctuary (in Cochrane) and West Bragg Creek Day Use Area (in Bragg Creek). There's much more to do: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at The Calgary Zoo, sample the tasty concoctions at Cold Garden Beverage Company, contemplate the waterfront views at Bow River, and look for gifts at The Shooting Edge.

For more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Calgary trip planner.

Drive from Banff National Park to Calgary in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Banff National Park in April; daily highs in Calgary reach 53°F and lows reach 31°F. On the 30th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly to Ottawa.

Things to do in Calgary

Parks · Outdoors · Zoos & Aquariums · Winter Sports

Side Trips

Ottawa

— 3 nights

Silicon Valley North

A major center of technology nicknamed "Silicon Valley North," Ottawa offers visitors a modern flavor with its range of trendy hotels, shops, and restaurants.
Ottawa is known for museums, nature, and fun & games. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: engage your brain at Canadian Museum of Nature, take in the spiritual surroundings of Notre Dame Basilica, enjoy breathtaking views from Peace Tower, and take a stroll through ByWard Market.

For photos, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Ottawa trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Calgary to Ottawa in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus, car, and train. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 2 hours. In April in Ottawa, expect temperatures between 50°F during the day and 33°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to drive to Arundel.

Things to do in Ottawa

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Childrens Museums

Arundel

— 1 night
Arundel is a township municipality in Quebec, Canada, located 18km south of Mont Tremblant.Arundel was settled by Scottish and Irish immigrants in the mid-19th century who established subsistence farming operations and worked the forests in winter.Today most of the land is reserved for agricultural use despite strong growth in the region. On the 4th (Sat), surround yourself with nature on Alaskan Adventure Dog Sledding.

For more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Arundel road trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Ottawa to Arundel takes 2 hours. Expect little chillier evenings in Arundel when traveling from Ottawa in May, with lows around 40°F. On the 4th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Montreal.

Things to do in Arundel

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours

Montreal

— 6 nights

Quebec's Metropolis

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.
Montreal is known for historic sites, parks, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: learn more about the world around you at Biodome de Montreal, learn the secrets of beer at a beer tour and tasting, explore the world behind art at McCord Museum, and stroll around Mount Royal Park.

To find photos, maps, and tourist information, go to the Montreal day trip app.

You can drive from Arundel to Montreal in 2 hours. Traveling from Arundel in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Montreal, with lows of 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Quebec City.

Things to do in Montreal

Museums · Parks · Breweries & Distilleries · Tours

Quebec City

— 6 nights
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.
Explore Quebec City's surroundings by going to Le Chemin de La Liseuse (in Pont-Rouge) and Vallee Bras-du-Nord (in Saint-Raymond). There's lots more to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Quebec, witness the site of a historic battle at The Battlefields Park, examine the collection at Musee de la civilisation, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilique Cathedrale - Notre-Dame-de-Quebec.

For reviews and more tourist information, use the Quebec City trip planner.

Traveling by car from Montreal to Quebec City takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. When traveling from Montreal in May, plan for little chillier days in Quebec City, with highs around 62°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 46°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can fly back home.

Things to do in Quebec City

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

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.