8 days in Drumheller & Edmonton Itinerary

8 days in Drumheller & Edmonton Itinerary

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Drumheller
— 3 nights
2
Edmonton
— 4 nights

3
nights
Drumheller

Drumheller ©
Keep an eye out for prehistoric beasts lurking in dark corners during your trip to Drumheller.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Royal Tyrrell Museum and Horsethief Canyon. Change things up with a short trip to Rosebud & District Centennial Museum in Rosebud (about 34 minutes away). The adventure continues: take in the dramatic natural features at Hoodoos, take in the views from Rosedale Suspension Bridge, take in breathtaking views at Horseshoe Canyon, and stop by World's Largest Dinosaur.

To see ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Drumheller online vacation planner.

Vancouver to Drumheller is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and car. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. Traveling from Vancouver in July, plan for slightly colder nights in Drumheller, with lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Edmonton.

Things to do in Drumheller

Nature · Parks · Museums

Side Trip

Rosebud & District Centennial Museum
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Royal Tyrrell Museum ©
Royal Tyrrell Museum
Hoodoos ©
Hoodoos
World's Largest Dinosaur ©
World's Largest Dinosaur

4
nights
Edmonton

Edmonton ©
Though it suffers from frigid temperatures for much of the year, Edmonton offers a range of tourist activities for all four seasons.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Fort Edmonton Park and Cavell Meadows Trail. Change things up with a short trip to Goat Lick in Jasper National Park (about 4h 15 min away). There's much more to do: make a splash at World Waterpark, buy something for everyone on your list at West Edmonton Mall, meet the residents at Marine Life, and brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Strathcona Spirits Distillery.

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You can drive from Drumheller to Edmonton in 4 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of car and bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Edmonton

Parks · Shopping · Nature

Side Trips

Jasper National Park, St. Albert Botanic Park
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Fort Edmonton Park ©
Fort Edmonton Park
World Waterpark ©
World Waterpark
TELUS World of Science - Edmonton ©
TELUS World of Science - Edmonton

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