9 days in Canada Itinerary

9 days in Canada Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Edmonton
Drive:  1 h 30 min
1
Ponoka
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Torrington
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Drumheller
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
Brooks
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 45 min
End: Edmonton

2
nights
Ponoka

Ponoka ©
Ponoka is a town in central Alberta, Canada. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Aspen Beach Provincial Park and Ponoka Golf Club. Get out of town with these interesting Ponoka side-trips: Wood Shed - Axe Throwing (in Sylvan Lake), Ellis Bird Farm (in Lacombe) and Siffleur Falls (in Rocky Mountain House). There's more to do: get lost in a book at Strathcona County Library.

For photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Ponoka tour itinerary maker website.

Edmonton to Ponoka is an approximately 1.5- hour car ride. Traveling from Edmonton in July, plan for little chillier nights in Ponoka, with lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can travel to Torrington.

Things to do in Ponoka

Outdoors Parks Golf

Side Trips

Aspen Beach Provincial Park, Wood Shed - Axe Throwing, Ellis Bird Farm, Siffleur Falls, Strathcona County Library
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Ponoka Golf Club ©
Ponoka Golf Club
Siffleur Falls ©
Siffleur Falls
Ellis Bird Farm ©
Ellis Bird Farm

3
nights
Torrington

Torrington ©
Torrington is a hamlet in central Alberta, Canada within Kneehill County. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Trochu Arboretum & Gardens and Pandora's Boox & Tea. Get out of town with these interesting Torrington side-trips: Olds College Botanic Gardens & Constructed Wetlands (in Olds), Cochrane (Big Hill Springs Provincial Park & Glenbow Ranch Provincial Park) and River Rafting & Tubing (in Sundre). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at World Famous Gopher Hole Museum.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Torrington online tour planner.

Traveling by car from Ponoka to Torrington takes 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Drumheller.

Things to do in Torrington

Parks Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Olds, Cochrane, River Rafting & Tubing, Trochu Arboretum & Gardens
Highlights from your plan
Trochu Arboretum & Gardens ©
Trochu Arboretum & Gardens
World Famous Gopher Hole Museum ©
World Famous Gopher Hole Museum

2
nights
Drumheller

Drumheller ©
Keep an eye out for prehistoric beasts lurking in dark corners during your trip to Drumheller.
On the 12th (Thu), examine the collection at Royal Tyrrell Museum, then see the interesting displays at East Coulee School Museum, and then steep yourself in history at Atlas Coal Mine National Historic Site. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tee off at Dinosaur Trail Golf & Country Club, then stop by The Fossil Shop Inc, and then mingle with the ghosts of the past at Rowley--Ghost Town.

For photos, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Drumheller trip planning tool.

You can drive from Torrington to Drumheller in an hour. In July, daily temperatures in Drumheller can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can travel to Brooks.

Things to do in Drumheller

Museums Golf Historic Sites

Side Trip

Rowley--Ghost Town
Highlights from your plan
East Coulee School Museum ©
East Coulee School Museum
Dinosaur Trail Golf & Country Club ©
Dinosaur Trail Golf & Country Club
The Fossil Shop Inc ©
The Fossil Shop Inc

1
night
Brooks

Brooks ©
Brooks is a city in southeast Alberta, Canada, surrounded by the County of Newell. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sat): snap pictures at Brooks Aqueduct, stroll around Tillebrook Provincial Park, and then get your game on at Duffy's Fun Center.

For maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Brooks journey maker website.

Traveling by car from Drumheller to Brooks takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in July, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Brooks

Parks Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Tillebrook Provincial Park ©
Tillebrook Provincial Park
Duffy's Fun Center ©
Duffy's Fun Center
Brooks Aqueduct ©
Brooks Aqueduct

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