9 days in Edmonton, Hinton & Canmore Itinerary

9 days in Edmonton, Hinton & Canmore Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Toronto
Fly:  4 h
1
Edmonton
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
2
Hinton
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Canmore
— 5 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
4
Edmonton
— Few hours
Fly:  4 h
End: Toronto

1
night
Edmonton

Edmonton ©
Though it suffers from frigid temperatures for much of the year, Edmonton offers a range of tourist activities for all four seasons.
West Edmonton Mall has been added to your itinerary. On the 24th (Fri), buy something for everyone on your list at West Edmonton Mall.

For where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Edmonton trip itinerary planning app.

Toronto to Edmonton is an approximately 7- hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Toronto to Edmonton, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Toronto in April, expect slightly colder with lows of 0°C in Edmonton. You will have some time to spend on the 25th (Sat) before leaving for Hinton.

Things to do in Edmonton

Shopping
Highlights from your plan
West Edmonton Mall ©
West Edmonton Mall

2
nights
Hinton

Hinton ©
Hinton is a town in west-central Alberta, Canada.It is located in Yellowhead County, 81km northeast of Jasper and about 284km west of Alberta's capital city, Edmonton, at the intersection of Yellowhead and Bighorn Highway, in the Athabasca River valley. Your list of things to see and do now includes Athabasca Glacier, Athabasca Falls, Medicine Lake, and other attractions. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sat): identify plant and animal life at The Beaver Boardwalk. Keep things going the next day: explore the activities along Medicine Lake, then contemplate the waterfront views at Pyramid and Patricia Lakes, then contemplate the waterfront views at Annette Lake, and finally take in breathtaking views at Maligne Canyon.

For ratings, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Hinton online sightseeing planner.

Getting from Edmonton to Hinton by car takes about 3 hours. Traveling from Edmonton in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Hinton, with lows of -5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel to Canmore.

Things to do in Hinton

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Jasper National Park, Abraham Lake, Peyto Lake
Highlights from your plan
Athabasca Falls ©
Athabasca Falls
Maligne Canyon ©
Maligne Canyon
Pyramid and Patricia Lakes ©
Pyramid and Patricia Lakes

5
nights
Canmore

Canmore ©
Bordered by the spectacular peaks of the Alberta Rockies, within a stone's throw of Banff National Park, the town of Canmore serves as an excellent base for outdoor adventures.
You've added Minnewanka Loop / Lake Johnson, Two Jack Lake, Cascade Ponds, and other attractions to your itinerary. The adventure continues: explore the fascinating underground world of Canmore Cave Tours, trek along Ribbon Creek Trail, and explore the activities along Grassi Lakes.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Canmore route builder tool.

Drive from Hinton to Canmore in 5 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to -2°C. You will have some time to spend on the 2nd (Sat) before leaving for Edmonton.

Things to do in Canmore

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Banff National Park, Lussier Hotsprings, Hoodoo Trail
Highlights from your plan
Canmore Cave Tours ©
Canmore Cave Tours
Grassi Lakes ©
Grassi Lakes
Bow Falls ©
Bow Falls

few
hours
Edmonton

Edmonton
To find maps, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Edmonton trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Canmore to Edmonton in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Canmore in May; daily highs in Edmonton reach 21°C and lows reach 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Edmonton

Outdoors Parks Fun & Games

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