28 days in Canada Itinerary

28 days in Canada Itinerary

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Drumheller
— Few hours
2
Banff National Park
— 5 nights
3
Jasper National Park
— 4 nights
4
Toronto
— 3 nights
5
Niagara Falls
— 2 nights
6
Quebec City
— 3 nights
7
Vancouver
— 4 nights
8
Haida Gwaii (Queen Charlotte Islands)
— 1 night
9
Victoria
— 3 nights

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Drumheller

Drumheller
Keep an eye out for prehistoric beasts lurking in dark corners during your trip to Drumheller.
To find more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Drumheller trip maker website.

Sydney, Australia to Drumheller is an approximately 22-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 17 hours traveling from Sydney to Drumheller. When traveling from Sydney in July, plan for a bit warmer days in Drumheller, with highs around 30°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 13°C. You will leave for Banff National Park on the 15th (Sun).

Things to do in Drumheller

Outdoors · Parks · Museums
Find places to stay Jul 15 — 16:

5
nights
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.
Banff National Park is known for nature, trails, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Moraine Lake, get great views at Fairview Lookout, take a memorable drive along Icefields Parkway, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise.

To find ratings, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Banff National Park day trip planning website.

Do a combination of car and bus from Drumheller to Banff National Park in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and shuttle. Traveling from Drumheller in July, expect Banff National Park to be a bit cooler, temps between 25°C and 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) to allow time to take a bus to Jasper National Park.

Things to do in Banff National Park

Outdoors · Parks · Scenic Drive
Find places to stay Jul 15 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
Moraine Lake ©
Moraine Lake
Peyto Lake ©
Peyto Lake
Icefields Parkway ©
Icefields Parkway

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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.
Jasper National Park is known for nature, scenic drive, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Mount Edith Cavell Trail, take in breathtaking views at Maligne Canyon, explore the striking landscape at Mount Edith Cavell, and look for gifts at Candy Bears' Lair.

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Getting from Banff National Park to Jasper National Park by bus takes about 4.5 hours. Traveling from Banff National Park in July, you will find days in Jasper National Park are somewhat warmer (29°C), and nights are about the same (8°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Toronto.

Things to do in Jasper National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
Find places to stay Jul 20 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Mount Edith Cavell Trail ©
Mount Edith Cavell Trail
Mount Edith Cavell ©
Mount Edith Cavell
Cavell Meadows Trail ©
Cavell Meadows Trail

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Toronto

Toronto
Possibly the world's most diverse city, Toronto houses over 80 ethnic communities speaking nearly 150 different languages or dialects.
Toronto is known for zoos & aquariums, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy breathtaking views from CN Tower, examine the collection at Royal Ontario Museum, look for gifts at Soma Chocolate Maker, and hunt for treasures at St. Lawrence Market.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Toronto trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Jasper National Park to Toronto by combination of bus and flight takes about 11.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and train. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Jasper National Park to Toronto due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Jasper National Park in July, expect a bit warmer with lows of 20°C in Toronto. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can drive to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Toronto

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jul 24 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
CN Tower
CN Tower
Casa Loma ©
Casa Loma
Royal Ontario Museum
Royal Ontario Museum

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Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
Indisputably one of the world's most impressive natural sights, Niagara Falls straddle the United States/Canada border, marking the spot at which a thundering river plunges over a major escarpment.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Sat): take in panoramic vistas at Skylon Tower, take in the dramatic natural features at Journey Behind the Falls, and then explore and take pictures at Niagara Falls Canada. Keep things going the next day: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Bird Kingdom, then get to know the fascinating history of White Water Walk, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Butterfly Conservatory.

For reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Niagara Falls road trip website.

Traveling by car from Toronto to Niagara Falls takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. July in Niagara Falls sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can travel to Quebec City.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks · Nature · Wildlife
Find places to stay Jul 28 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Niagara Falls Canada ©
Niagara Falls Canada
Journey Behind the Falls ©
Journey Behind the Falls
Skylon Tower ©
Skylon Tower

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Quebec City

Quebec City ©
With a World Heritage-listed old town, Quebec City remains a walkable and safe hub of culture, commerce, and education offering a blend of fascinating history and a range of tourist-oriented activities.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Mon): get to know the fascinating history of Terrasse Dufferin. Keep things going the next day: appreciate the extensive heritage of Place Royale and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Quebec.

Find out how to plan Quebec City trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

You can do a combination of train and flight from Niagara Falls to Quebec City in 6.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In July, daytime highs in Quebec City are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to travel to Vancouver.

Things to do in Quebec City

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks
Find places to stay Jul 30 — Aug 2:
Highlights from your plan
Old Quebec ©
Old Quebec
Parc de la Chute-Montmorency ©
Parc de la Chute-Montmorency
La Citadelle de Quebec ©
La Citadelle de Quebec

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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.
Vancouver is known for parks, nature, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll around Stanley Park, kick back and relax at Kitsilano Beach, snap pictures at Capilano Suspension Bridge Park, and take in the dramatic natural features at Vancouver Seawall.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Vancouver online attractions planner.

Getting from Quebec City to Vancouver by flight takes about 10 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Quebec City to Vancouver, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. In August, daily temperatures in Vancouver can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to travel to Haida Gwaii (Queen Charlotte Islands).

Things to do in Vancouver

Parks · Nature · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Capilano Suspension Bridge Park
Find places to stay Aug 2 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
Stanley Park ©
Stanley Park
Granville Island ©
Granville Island
Capilano Suspension Bridge Park ©
Capilano Suspension Bridge Park

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Haida Gwaii (Queen Charlotte Islands)

Haida Gwaii (Queen Charlotte Islands) ©
Encompassing some 450 islands, the archipelago of Haida Gwaii (Queen Charlotte Islands) lies 80 km (50 mi) west of British Colombia.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Mon): gain insight at Haida Heritage Centre at Kay Llnagaay.

To find ratings, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Haida Gwaii (Queen Charlotte Islands) travel route planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Vancouver to Haida Gwaii (Queen Charlotte Islands). Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Vancouver in August: highs in Haida Gwaii (Queen Charlotte Islands) hover around 18°C, while lows dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to travel to Victoria.

Things to do in Haida Gwaii (Queen Charlotte Islands)

Museums
Find places to stay Aug 6 — 7:
Highlights from your plan
Haida Heritage Centre at Kay Llnagaay ©
Haida Heritage Centre at Kay Llnagaay

3
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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.
Victoria is known for historic sites, museums, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at The Butchart Gardens, take in the waterfront at Inner Harbour, step into the grandiose world of Craigdarroch Castle, and take in nature's colorful creations at Victoria Butterfly Gardens.

For maps, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Victoria online vacation planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Haida Gwaii (Queen Charlotte Islands) to Victoria. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Haida Gwaii (Queen Charlotte Islands) in August: highs in Victoria hover around 22°C, while lows dip to 15°C. On the 10th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Victoria

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Central Saanich
Find places to stay Aug 7 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
The Butchart Gardens ©
The Butchart Gardens
Royal BC Museum ©
Royal BC Museum
Craigdarroch Castle ©
Craigdarroch Castle

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