60 days in Canada Itinerary

60 days in Canada Itinerary

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Tobermory
— 5 nights
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Bus to Toronto - Trinity Common Mall, Brampton, Foot to Trinity Common Terminal - 5/5A WB/505 WB/17 Stop, Bus to Toronto, Fly to Whitehorse
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Whitehorse
— 4 nights
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Victoria, Vancouver Island
— 8 nights
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Campbell River, Vancouver Island
— 5 nights
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Tofino, Vancouver Island
— 5 nights
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Whistler
— 6 nights
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Revelstoke
— 5 nights
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Clearwater
— 3 nights
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Jasper National Park
— 5 nights
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Yoho National Park
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Banff National Park
— 8 nights
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Tobermory

— 5 nights

Fresh Water Scuba Diving Capital of the World

At the tip of Bruce Peninsula, little Tobermory is a big tourist destination for visitors interested in learning or perfecting their scuba diving skills.
Explore hidden gems such as Bruce Peninsula National Park and Divers Den. Visiting Flowerpot Island and Woodland Trail will get you outdoors. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Tobermory: Saugeen Rail Trail (in Port Elgin) and Sauble Beach (in Sauble Beach). Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to The Grotto, contemplate the waterfront views at Cyprus Lake, head outdoors with G+S Watersports Ltd, and tee off at Cornerstone Golf Club.

To find maps, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Tobermory trip website.

Toronto to Tobermory is an approximately 4-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Whitehorse.

Things to do in Tobermory

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Trails

Side Trips

Whitehorse

— 4 nights

The Wilderness City

Surrounded by three distinctive mountains, and perched upon a frigid river, Whitehorse lives up to its reputation as "The Wilderness City." The capital, and indeed only city of Canada's northwest Yukon region has a reputation for its clean air, with one survey ranking it as the city with the lowest air pollution in the world.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Yukon Wildlife Preserve and Kwanlin Dun Cultural Centre. Escape the urban bustle at Miles Canyon and Caribou Crossing Trading Post. Change things up with a short trip to St Saviours Anglican Church in Carcross (about 54 minutes away). There's still lots to do: explore the activities along Emerald Lake, appreciate the history behind "The Whitehorse Horse", see the interesting displays at Old Log Church Museum, and head outdoors with Black Bear Wilderness Adventures.

For maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Whitehorse itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Tobermory to Whitehorse in 16 hours. Another option is to drive. Traveling from Tobermory to Whitehorse, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. In June, daytime highs in Whitehorse are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to catch the flight to Victoria.

Things to do in Whitehorse

Parks · Wildlife · Museums · Nature

Side Trip

Victoria, Vancouver Island

— 8 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.
Step out of the city life by going to Ocean EcoVentures Whale Watching and The Raptors. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Scenic Marine Route and Botanical Beach Provincial Park. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Victoria: Salt Spring Island (Salt Spring Island Cheese Company & Mount Maxwell Provincial Park) and Sooke (Sooke Potholes Provincial Park & Fishing Charters & Tours). There's much more to do: kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, go on a hair-raising tour with a ghost and vampire tour, ponder the world of politics at Government House, and don't miss a visit to Government Street.

For traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Victoria itinerary builder website.

Traveling by flight from Whitehorse to Victoria takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Whitehorse in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Victoria, with lows of 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can go by car to Campbell River.

Things to do in Victoria

Tours · Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

Campbell River, Vancouver Island

— 5 nights

Salmon Capital of the World

Locals may joke Campbell River represents civilization's end on scenic Vancouver Island, yet the city remains a lively hub of tourism consistently packed with nature enthusiasts from every corner of the globe.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Cathedral Grove and Little Qualicum Falls Provincial Park. Explore Campbell River's surroundings by going to Parksville (Rathtrevor Beach Provincial Park, Parksville Community Park, &more), Old Country Market (in Coombs) and Englishman River Falls Provincial Park (in Errington). There's lots more to do: stroll around Horne Lake Caves Provincial Park, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Discovery Passage Aquarium, get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and take an in-depth tour of The Museum at Campbell River.

For reviews, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Campbell River tour planner.

You can drive from Victoria to Campbell River in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. In June in Campbell River, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 12°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can drive to Tofino.

Things to do in Campbell River

Parks · Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Tofino, Vancouver Island

— 5 nights
A tiny settlement on Vancouver Island's wild western coastline, surfers' favorite Tofino occupies a scenic location at the edge of Clayoquot Sound, a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve.
Escape the urban bustle at Pacific Rim National Park and Schooner Cove. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Long Beach and Dolphin & Whale Watching. Change things up with these side-trips from Tofino: Ucluelet (Amphitrite Point Lighthouse & Wild Pacific Trail). Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Rainforest Trail, witness a stunning natural landmark at Hot Springs Cove, admire the sheer force of Virgin Falls, and kick back and relax at Chesterman Beach.

To see reviews, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read our Tofino trip site.

Traveling by car from Campbell River to Tofino takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Campbell River in June: highs in Tofino hover around 19°C, while lows dip to 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can travel to Whistler.

Things to do in Tofino

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

Side Trip

Whistler

— 6 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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Shannon Falls Provincial Park and Nairn Falls Provincial Park. Visiting Brandywine Falls Provincial Park and Vallea Lumina will get you outdoors. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Whistler: Stawamus Chief Park (in Squamish), Pemberton Valley Golf & Country Club (in Pemberton) and Britannia Mine Museum (in Britannia Beach). And it doesn't end there: walk around Joffre Lakes Provincial Park, explore the activities along Lost Lake, trek along The Whistler Train Wreck Trail, and explore and take pictures at Sea to Sky Highway.

To see ratings, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read our Whistler trip maker tool.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Tofino to Whistler in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from Tofino in June, expect nights in Whistler to be about the same, around 10°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Sun) to allow time for the car ride to Revelstoke.

Things to do in Whistler

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

Revelstoke

— 5 nights
At first glance, Revelstoke may seem like it's in the middle of nowhere.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Revelstoke Mountain Resort and Revelstoke Railway Museum. Take a break from the city and head to Giant Cedars Boardwalk Trail and Meadows in the Sky Parkway. Get out of town with these interesting Revelstoke side-trips: Davison Orchards Country Village (in Vernon), Hemlock Grove Boardwalk Trail (in Glacier National Park of Canada) and Salmon Arm Wharf (in Salmon Arm). Spend the 7th (Wed) exploring nature at Mount Revelstoke National Park. Next up on the itinerary: take in the waterfront at Skunk Cabbage Boardwalk and mingle with the ghosts of the past at Three Valley Gap Ghost Town.

For where to stay, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Revelstoke online trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Whistler to Revelstoke in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and shuttle; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Revelstoke can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to travel to Clearwater.

Things to do in Revelstoke

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Winter Sports

Side Trips

Clearwater

— 3 nights
Although forestry remains the area's major employer, Clearwater tourism thrives thanks to the region's good opportunities for outdoor activities on six big lakes and four rivers.
Step out of the city life by going to Sun Peaks and Helmcken Falls. Step off the beaten path and head to River Safari and Wells Gray Provincial Park. The adventure continues: take in the dramatic scenery at Spahat Falls and let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour.

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Traveling by car from Revelstoke to Clearwater takes 3.5 hours. Traveling from Revelstoke in July, Clearwater is slightly colder at night with lows of 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to drive to Jasper National Park.

Things to do in Clearwater

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Winter Sports

Side Trips

Jasper National Park

— 5 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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Athabasca Glacier and Mount Edith Cavell. Get outdoors at Columbia Icefield Discovery Centre and The Beaver Boardwalk. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Jasper National Park: Valemount (R.W. Starratt Wildlife Sanctuary & River Rafting & Tubing) and Jackman Flats Provincial Park (in Tete Jaune Cache). The adventure continues: head off the coast to Spirit Island, explore the activities along Pyramid and Patricia Lakes, and admire the sheer force of Sunwapta Falls.

To find ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Jasper National Park travel planner.

You can drive from Clearwater to Jasper National Park in 4 hours. Another option is to take a train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Clearwater to Jasper National Park. In July, daytime highs in Jasper National Park are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to drive to Yoho National Park.

Things to do in Jasper National Park

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trips

Yoho National Park

— 1 night
Named after the Cree word used to express awe, Yoho National Park encompasses awe-inspiring natural wonders, including tall waterfalls, soaking peaks, and vertical rock walls attracting adrenaline junkies from around the globe.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sun): contemplate the waterfront views at Emerald Lake, take in the dramatic natural features at Natural Bridge, and then admire the sheer force of Takakkaw Falls.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read Yoho National Park trip itinerary builder app.

You can drive from Jasper National Park to Yoho National Park in 3.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and taxi. While traveling from Jasper National Park, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Yoho National Park, ranging from highs of 25°C to lows of 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Banff National Park.

Things to do in Yoho National Park

Parks · Nature

Banff National Park

— 8 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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Canmore Cave Tours and Lake Agnes. Take a break from the city and head to Sulphur Mountain and Bow Lake. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Banff National Park: Canmore (Canmore Nordic Centre Provincial Park, Grassi Lakes, &more). There's much more to do: stroll through Tunnel Mountain Trail, enjoy breathtaking views from Surprise Corner, take a memorable tour with Tours, and learn more about the world around you at Banff Park Museum.

For other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Banff National Park trip itinerary maker website.

Explore your travel options from Yoho National Park to Banff National Park with the Route module. July in Banff National Park sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 6°C at night. You'll set off for St. John's on the 26th (Mon).

Things to do in Banff National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails

Side Trip

St. John's

— 4 nights

City of Legends

One of Canada's oldest cities, St.
Escape the urban bustle at Dolphin & Whale Watching and East Coast Trail. Explore hidden gems such as Bell Island Community Museum - No. 2 Mine Tour and Quidi Vidi Brewery. Take a break from St. John's with a short trip to Bell Island Lighthouse in Bell Island, about 1h 5 min away. Next up on the itinerary: take in panoramic vistas at Cabot Tower, admire the masterpieces at The Rooms, take a memorable drive along Irish Loop, and make a trip to Jellybean Row Houses.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read St. John's trip planner.

You can fly from Banff National Park to St. John's in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Banff National Park to St. John's is 3.5 hours. Expect a bit warmer evenings in St. John's when traveling from Banff National Park in July, with lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in St. John's

Outdoors · Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens 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.