7 days in Canada Itinerary

7 days in Canada Itinerary

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7 days in Canada Itinerary

Start: Toronto
1
Toronto
— 1 day
Fly:  6 h 45 min
2
Vancouver
— 2 nights
Fly + Bus:  7 h 15 min
3
Banff National Park
— 3 nights
Bus + Fly:  10 h
End: Toronto

1
day
Toronto

Toronto
Possibly the world's most diverse city, Toronto houses over 80 ethnic communities speaking nearly 150 different languages or dialects.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Mon): steep yourself in history at Casa Loma, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St James Anglican Cathedral, then observe the fascinating underwater world at Ripley's Aquarium Of Canada, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from CN Tower.

To see photos, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Toronto trip itinerary planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Toronto. In August in Toronto, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Vancouver.

Things to do in Toronto

Historic Sites Museums Zoos & Aquariums
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CN Tower
CN Tower
Ripley's Aquarium of Canada ©
Ripley's Aquarium of Canada
Casa Loma ©
Casa Loma

2
nights
Vancouver

Vancouver ©
Known as "Hollywood North," Vancouver boasts one of the largest film/television industries in the world, second only to Los Angeles and New York.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Tue): walk around Stanley Park and then take in the dramatic natural features at Vancouver Seawall. Keep things going the next day: snap pictures at Capilano Suspension Bridge Park and then step off the mainland to explore Granville Island.

To find photos, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Vancouver itinerary planner .

Traveling by flight from Toronto to Vancouver takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Toronto to Vancouver due to the time zone difference. In August, daytime highs in Vancouver are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to travel to Banff National Park.

Things to do in Vancouver

Parks Nature Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Capilano Suspension Bridge Park
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Stanley Park ©
Stanley Park
Granville Island ©
Granville Island
Vancouver Seawall
Vancouver Seawall

3
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Banff National Park: Yoho National Park (in Field) and Takakkaw Falls (in Yoho National Park). There's still lots to do: explore the activities along Lake Louise, stop by Wilsons Mountain Sports, and hike along Plain of Six Glaciers.

To find where to stay and other tourist information, refer to the Banff National Park online driving holiday planner .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Vancouver to Banff National Park takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is 1 hour. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Vancouver in August, with highs in Banff National Park at 24°C and lows at 6°C. You will have some time to spend on the 18th (Sun) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Banff National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Yoho National Park
Highlights from your plan
Moraine Lake ©
Moraine Lake
Peyto Lake ©
Peyto Lake
Yoho National Park ©
Yoho National Park

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