21 days in Canada Itinerary

21 days in Canada Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Toronto
— 1 night
2
Niagara-on-the-Lake
— 1 night
3
Paris
— 2 nights
4
St. Jacobs
— 4 nights
5
Calgary
— 5 nights
6
Tofino
— 2 nights
7
Qualicum Beach
— 1 night
8
Victoria
— 2 nights
9
Vancouver
— 2 nights

1
night
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 24th (Thu): wander the streets of Yonge Street, explore the world behind art at The AGO, Art Gallery of Ontario, and then browse the different shops at CF Toronto Eaton Centre. On your second day here, see where the action happens at Scotiabank Arena and then examine the collection at Hockey Hall of Fame.

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The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Toronto. In May, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to drive to Niagara-on-the-Lake.

Things to do in Toronto

Shopping Museums Neighborhoods
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CF Toronto Eaton Centre ©
CF Toronto Eaton Centre
Yonge Street ©
Yonge Street
The AGO, Art Gallery of Ontario ©
The AGO, Art Gallery of Ontario

1
night
Niagara-on-the-Lake

Niagara-on-the-Lake ©
In a place calling itself the "Loveliest Town in Canada," vacations in Niagara-on-the-Lake remain a good choice for anyone searching for a relaxed and scenic experience in Canada's wine country.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sat): stop by The Post Office Shannon Passero, examine the collection at Ripley's Believe It or Not!, and then do a tasting at Konzelmann Estate Winery.

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You can drive from Toronto to Niagara-on-the-Lake in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In May, daytime highs in Niagara-on-the-Lake are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Paris.

Things to do in Niagara-on-the-Lake

Wineries Museums Shopping

Side Trips

The Post Office Shannon Passero, Ripley's Believe It or Not!
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Konzelmann Estate Winery ©
Konzelmann Estate Winery
Ripley's Believe It or Not! ©
Ripley's Believe It or Not!
The Post Office Shannon Passero ©
The Post Office Shannon Passero

2
nights
Paris

Paris ©
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sun): examine the collection at Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum, have fun at Jester's Fun Factory, and then stop by John M. Hall - The House of Quality Linens. Keep things going the next day: stop by Serenity Country Candles, look for gifts at Michaud Toys, thenstop by Dover Cheese Shop, thenstop by Liberty Home Decor and Gift Boutique, and finally look for gifts at Gunn's Hill Artisan Cheese.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Paris holiday planner.

Drive from Niagara-on-the-Lake to Paris in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Niagara-on-the-Lake in May, plan for little chillier nights in Paris, with lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can go by car to St. Jacobs.

Things to do in Paris

Shopping Museums Fun & Games

Side Trips

Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum, Liberty Home Decor and Gift Boutique, Serenity Country Candles, Jester's Fun Factory, Michaud Toys
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John M. Hall - The House of Quality Linens ©
Gunn's Hill Artisan Cheese ©
Gunn's Hill Artisan Cheese
Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum ©
Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum

4
nights
St. Jacobs

St. Jacobs ©
The community of St. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Huron County Museum and School on Wheels. You'll explore and learn at Van Egmond House and Meaford Museum. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around St. Jacobs: Elizabeth's Art Gallery (in Goderich), Grandma Lambe's (in Meaford) and Kimberley General Store (in Kimberley). The adventure continues: take in the exciting artwork at JMR Art Gallery and stop by Jester's Fun Factory.

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Traveling by car from Paris to St. Jacobs takes an hour. In May, daytime highs in St. Jacobs are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to travel to Calgary.

Things to do in St. Jacobs

Museums Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trips

Goderich, Meaford, Country Creations, School on Wheels, Van Egmond House
Find places to stay May 28 — Jun 1:
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Elizabeth's Art Gallery ©
Elizabeth's Art Gallery
Huron County Museum ©
Huron County Museum
School on Wheels ©
School on Wheels

5
nights
Calgary

Calgary ©
Known as the "Stampede City" thanks to its world-famous annual rodeo, Calgary remains a tale of two cities.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at East Coulee School Museum and Double Tree Village Museum. Get a sense of the local culture at Glenbow Museum and Avens Gallery. Get out of town with these interesting Calgary side-trips: Fireweed Glass Studio (in Canmore), Drumheller (Jurassic Store Fossil World, Dry Canyon Collectables, &more) and Cave and Basin National Historic Site (in Banff). The adventure continues: browse the different shops at Marda Loop and see the interesting displays at World Famous Gopher Hole Museum.

For traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Calgary trip builder website.

Fly from St. Jacobs to Calgary in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from St. Jacobs to Calgary, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from St. Jacobs in June, with highs in Calgary at °C and lows at °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Tofino.

Things to do in Calgary

Museums Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trips

Drumheller, Canmore, Cave and Basin National Historic Site, Double Tree Village Museum, World Famous Gopher Hole Museum
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Avens Gallery ©
Avens Gallery
Glenbow Museum ©
Glenbow Museum
East Coulee School Museum ©
East Coulee School Museum

2
nights
Tofino

Tofino ©
A tiny settlement on Vancouver Island's wild western coastline, surfers' favorite Tofino occupies a scenic location at the edge of Clayoquot Sound, a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Wed): explore the galleries of Roy Henry Vickers Gallery and then browse the exhibits of Henry's Carving Shed.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Tofino route planner.

You can fly from Calgary to Tofino in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 1 hour. While traveling from Calgary, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Tofino, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Qualicum Beach.

Things to do in Tofino

Shopping Beaches Parks
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Henry's Carving Shed ©
Henry's Carving Shed
Roy Henry Vickers Gallery ©
Roy Henry Vickers Gallery
Chesterman Beach ©
Chesterman Beach

1
night
Qualicum Beach

Qualicum Beach ©
Qualicum Beach is a town located on Vancouver Island British Columbia, Canada. On the 8th (Fri), stop by The Vintage Candy Shop, look for gifts at Wilde and Sparrow, thenview the masterpieces at Robert Held Art GLass, and finally browse the exhibits of Coastal Carvings Fine Art Gallery.

For ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Qualicum Beach trip planner.

You can drive from Tofino to Qualicum Beach in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can go by car to Victoria.

Things to do in Qualicum Beach

Shopping Museums

Side Trips

Parksville, Coastal Carvings Fine Art Gallery
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Robert Held Art GLass ©
Robert Held Art GLass
Coastal Carvings Fine Art Gallery ©
Coastal Carvings Fine Art Gallery
Wilde and Sparrow ©
Wilde and Sparrow

2
nights
Victoria

Victoria ©
Many urban centers call themselves "Garden City," but thanks to its many manicured parks filled with native and exotic plants, Victoria probably deserves than moniker more than most.
Do your shopping at Russell Books and Everything Old Canada. Appreciate the collections at Bateman Foundation Gallery of Nature and Victoria Butterfly Gardens. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Victoria: Michell Bros. Farm (in Saanichton) and Shawnigan Lake Museum (in Shawnigan Lake). The adventure continues: get into the urban bustle at Mary Winspear Centre, stop by Madrona Gallery, see the interesting displays at Miniature World, and admire the striking features of Empress Hotel National Historic Site of Canada.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Victoria online trip planner.

You can drive from Qualicum Beach to Victoria in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in June, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can fly to Vancouver.

Things to do in Victoria

Museums Shopping Nightlife

Side Trips

Sidney, Saanichton, Victoria Butterfly Gardens, Shawnigan Lake Museum
Find places to stay Jun 9 — 11:
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Shawnigan Lake Museum ©
Shawnigan Lake Museum
Bateman Foundation Gallery of Nature ©
Bateman Foundation Gallery of Nature
Russell Books ©
Russell Books

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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Tue): steep yourself in history at Britannia Mine Museum and then wander the streets of Robson Street.

To find traveler tips, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Vancouver trip planner.

You can fly from Victoria to Vancouver in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or ride a ferry. Expect a daytime high around °C in June, and nighttime lows around °C. On the 13th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Vancouver

Shopping Fun & Games Museums

Side Trip

Britannia Mine Museum
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Britannia Mine Museum ©
Britannia Mine Museum
Robson Street ©
Robson Street
English Bay ©
English Bay

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