9 days in Jasper National Park & Banff National Park Itinerary

9 days in Jasper National Park & Banff National Park Itinerary

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Jasper National Park
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Banff National Park
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Jasper National Park

Jasper National Park ©
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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Horseshoe Lake, Sunwapta Falls, Athabasca Falls, and other attractions. Get outdoors at Bow Lake and Mistaya Canyon. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Bridal Veil Falls and Highway 93A.

To find other places to visit, photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Jasper National Park trip itinerary maker site.

Calgary to Jasper National Park is an approximately 5.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Jasper National Park when traveling from Calgary in July, with lows around 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) to allow time to take a bus to Banff National Park.

Things to do in Jasper National Park

Parks · Nature · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Bow Lake ©
Bow Lake
Sunwapta Falls ©
Sunwapta Falls
Mistaya Canyon ©
Mistaya Canyon

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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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Herbert Lake, Moraine Lake, Sulphur Mountain, and other attractions.

To see ratings, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read our Banff National Park trip planner.

Getting from Jasper National Park to Banff National Park by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Jasper National Park in July, expect nights in Banff National Park to be about the same, around 6°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 25°C. On the 26th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a bus back home.

Things to do in Banff National Park

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Quarry Lake ©
Quarry Lake
Sulphur Mountain ©
Sulphur Mountain
Moraine Lake ©
Moraine Lake

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