58 days in Canada Itinerary

58 days in Canada Itinerary

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1
Victoria, Vancouver Island
— 5 nights
2
St. John's
— 5 nights
3
Ingonish, Cape Breton Island
— 4 nights
4
Lunenburg
— 5 nights
5
Cavendish
— 4 nights
6
Quebec City
— 5 nights
7
Ottawa
— 5 nights
8
Banff National Park
— 5 nights
9
Jasper National Park
— 6 nights
10
Clearwater
— 3 nights
11
Tofino, Vancouver Island
— 5 nights

5
nights
Victoria, Vancouver Island

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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Fort Rodd Hill and Fisgard Lighthouse National Historic Sites and Christ Church Cathedral. Step off the beaten path and head to Scenic Marine Route and Sooke Potholes Provincial Park. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Victoria: Sooke (French Beach Provincial Park & Barking Dog Studio). Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sea views from Victoria Pier, explore the world behind art at Bateman Foundation Gallery of Nature, explore the different monuments and memorials at Chinese Cemetery, and take a leisurely stroll along Inner Harbour.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Victoria trip planner.

Vancouver to Victoria is an approximately 2.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or ride a ferry. When traveling from Vancouver in June, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Victoria: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can travel to St. John's.

Things to do in Victoria

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Sooke, Fort Rodd Hill and Fisgard Lighthouse National Historic Sites, Peninsula Gallery, Victoria Butterfly Gardens
Find places to stay Jun 15 — 20:
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French Beach Provincial Park ©
French Beach Provincial Park
Christ Church Cathedral ©
Christ Church Cathedral

5
nights
St. John's

St. John's ©
One of Canada's oldest cities, St.
Step off the beaten path and head to Skerwink Trail and Middle Cove Beach. Take a break from the city and head to Bay Roberts Shoreline Heritage Walk and Rennie's River Trail. Explore St. John's' surroundings by going to Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Witless Bay), Gun Hill Trail (in Trinity) and Colony of Avalon (in Ferryland). There's still lots to do: have fun and explore at Johnson Geo Centre, appreciate the extensive heritage of Signal Hill, play a few rounds at Bally Haly Country Club, and explore the activities along Harbourside Park.

To find ratings, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read our St. John's trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from Victoria to St. John's in 12 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 4.5 hours traveling from Victoria to St. John's. Traveling from Victoria in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in St. John's, with lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can travel to Ingonish.

Things to do in St. John's

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trips

Trinity, Ferryland, Bay Roberts Shoreline Heritage Walk, Dolphin & Whale Watching, Middle Cove Beach
Find places to stay Jun 21 — 26:
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Skerwink Trail ©
Skerwink Trail
Johnson Geo Centre ©
Johnson Geo Centre
Signal Hill ©
Signal Hill

4
nights
Ingonish, Cape Breton Island

Ingonish ©
Nestled on a cozy harbor surrounded by green forests, the coastal town of Ingonish serves as the perfect coastal retreat for those after a quiet getaway.
Visiting Cape Breton Highlands National Park and Warren Lake Trail will get you outdoors. Discover out-of-the-way places like Middle Head Trail and Dolphin & Whale Watching. Venture out of the city with trips to Pleasant Bay (Lone Shieling & MacIntosh Brook Trail). The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Ingonish Beach, make a trip to Christopher Gorey Gallery, hike along Bog Trail, and cruise along Cabot Trail.

To see traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Ingonish trip tool.

You can fly from St. John's to Ingonish in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus, car, and ferry. Traveling from St. John's to Ingonish, you'll gain 0.5 hours due to the time zone difference. In June, daily temperatures in Ingonish can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can go by car to Lunenburg.

Things to do in Ingonish

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trips

Pleasant Bay, Cabot Trail
Find places to stay Jun 26 — Jul 1:
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Cape Breton Highlands National Park ©
Cape Breton Highlands National Park
Ingonish Beach ©
Ingonish Beach
Middle Head Trail ©
Middle Head Trail

5
nights
Lunenburg

Lunenburg ©
An hour's drive from Halifax's international airport, Luneburg boasts both colorful buildings and a colorful history, as well as status as a World Heritage Site.
Get a sense of the local culture at Fisheries Museum of the Atlantic and St. John's Anglican Church. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Hirtle's Beach and Queensland Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Lunenburg side-trips: Grand Pre National Historic Site (in Grand Pre), Lightfoot & Wolfville Vineyards (in Wolfville) and Peggy's Cove (Peggy's Cove Lighthouse & Swissair Flight 111 Memorial). There's lots more to do: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Ironworks Distillery, see the interesting displays at Halifax & Southwestern Railway Museum, take an in-depth tour of Mahone Bay Museum, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. James' Anglican Church.

To see other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Lunenburg itinerary planner.

You can drive from Ingonish to Lunenburg in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car and bus. When traveling from Ingonish in July, plan for a bit cooler days in Lunenburg, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Cavendish.

Things to do in Lunenburg

Museums Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Mahone Bay, Peggy's Cove, Grand Pre National Historic Site, Queensland Beach, Lightfoot & Wolfville Vineyards
Find places to stay Jul 1 — 7:
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St. John's Anglican Church ©
St. John's Anglican Church
Grand Pre National Historic Site ©
Grand Pre National Historic Site
Ironworks Distillery ©
Ironworks Distillery

4
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Cavendish

Cavendish ©
Known to fans of writer Lucy Maud Montgomery as the setting of "Anne of Green Gables," Cavendish represents a top destination on Prince Edward Island.
Explore hidden gems such as Green Gables and Cavendish Beach. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Brackley Beach and Thunder Cove Beach. Spend the 8th (Mon) exploring nature at Prince Edward Island National Park. And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Lucy Maud Montgomery Birthplace, stop by The Toy Factory, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mary's Church, and examine the collection at Anne of Green Gables Museum.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read our Cavendish trip planner.

Getting from Lunenburg to Cavendish by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or fly. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to travel to Quebec City.

Things to do in Cavendish

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Fishing Charters & Tours, Anne of Green Gables Museum, The Toy Factory, Brackley Beach, Covehead Harbour Lighthouse
Find places to stay Jul 7 — 11:
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Brackley Beach ©
Brackley Beach
Cavendish Beach ©
Cavendish Beach
Green Gables ©
Green Gables

5
nights
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.
Get some historical perspective at Old Quebec and Eglise Notre Dame des Victoires. Get a sense of the local culture at Breakneck Steps (L'Escalier Casse-Cou) and Place Royale. Step out of Quebec City with an excursion to Parc national de la Jacques-Cartier in Stoneham-et-Tewkesbury--about 46 minutes away. The adventure continues: admire the majestic nature at Parc de la Chute-Montmorency, get to know the fascinating history of Terrasse Dufferin, learn about all things military at La Citadelle de Quebec, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of the Holy Trinity.

To find maps, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Quebec City vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from Cavendish to Quebec City takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Cavendish to Quebec City due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Cavendish in July: highs in Quebec City hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to travel to Ottawa.

Things to do in Quebec City

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks

Side Trips

Site Traditionnel Huron, Parc national de la Jacques-Cartier
Find places to stay Jul 11 — 17:
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Old Quebec ©
Old Quebec
Breakneck Steps (L'Escalier Casse-Cou) ©
Breakneck Steps (L'Escalier Casse-Cou)
Parc national de la Jacques-Cartier ©
Parc national de la Jacques-Cartier

5
nights
Ottawa

Ottawa ©
A major center of technology nicknamed "Silicon Valley North," Ottawa offers visitors a modern flavor with its range of trendy hotels, shops, and restaurants.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Parliament Hill and Buildings and ByWard Market. Discover out-of-the-way places like Upper Canada Village and Fort Wellington. Step out of Ottawa to go to Brockville and see Fulford Place, which is approximately 1h 25 min away. There's still lots to do: explore the activities along Rideau Canal National Historic Site, see the interesting displays at National Gallery of Canada, have some family-friendly fun at Dingerz Batting and Pitching Centre, and get a new perspective on nature at Canadian Museum of Nature.

To see photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Ottawa itinerary maker app.

Getting from Quebec City to Ottawa by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Quebec City in July, plan for little chillier days in Ottawa, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can travel to Banff National Park.

Things to do in Ottawa

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Fort Wellington, Fulford Place, Upper Canada Village
Find places to stay Jul 17 — 22:
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Parliament Hill and Buildings ©
Parliament Hill and Buildings
Upper Canada Village ©
Upper Canada Village
ByWard Market ©
ByWard Market

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.
Take a break from the city and head to Natural Bridge and Bow Lake. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise and The Lake Louise Ski Resort. There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Bow Glacier Falls, take some stellar pictures from Fairview Lookout, trek along Plain of Six Glaciers, and contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Agnes.

To find reviews, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Banff National Park trip planner.

You can fly from Ottawa to Banff National Park in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Ottawa to Banff National Park is minus 2 hours. In July, Banff National Park is slightly colder than Ottawa - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) to allow time to take a bus to Jasper National Park.

Things to do in Banff National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Natural Bridge
Find places to stay Jul 22 — 28:
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Natural Bridge ©
Natural Bridge
Plain of Six Glaciers ©
Plain of Six Glaciers
The Lake Louise Ski Resort ©
The Lake Louise Ski Resort

6
nights
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.
Take a break from the city and head to Athabasca Falls and Columbia Ice Field. Get some cultural insight at Jasper Art Gallery and Mountain Galleries. Venture out of the city with trips to The Beaver Boardwalk (in Hinton) and River Rafting & Tubing (in Valemount). There's still lots to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Mount Edith Cavell, explore the stunning scenery at Maligne Canyon, trek along Mount Edith Cavell Trail, and stroll through Skyline Trail.

To find other places to visit, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Jasper National Park trip itinerary planning tool.

You can take a bus from Banff National Park to Jasper National Park in 4.5 hours. While traveling from Banff National Park, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Jasper National Park, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to drive to Clearwater.

Things to do in Jasper National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

The Beaver Boardwalk, River Rafting & Tubing
Find places to stay Jul 28 — Aug 3:
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Athabasca Falls ©
Athabasca Falls
Mount Edith Cavell Trail ©
Mount Edith Cavell Trail
Mount Edith Cavell ©
Mount Edith Cavell

3
nights
Clearwater

Clearwater ©
Although forestry remains the area's major employer, Clearwater tourism thrives thanks to the region's good opportunities for outdoor activities on six big lakes and four rivers.
Step off the beaten path and head to River Rafting & Tubing and Dawson Falls. Visiting Wells Gray Provincial Park and Spahat Falls will get you outdoors. The adventure continues: trek along Moul Falls Trail and get outside with Battle Mountain Equine Enterprises Inc..

To see reviews, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Clearwater trip maker website.

Traveling by car from Jasper National Park to Clearwater takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Jasper National Park to Clearwater due to the time zone difference. In August, daytime highs in Clearwater are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to travel to Tofino.

Things to do in Clearwater

Parks Outdoors Nature
Find places to stay Aug 3 — 6:
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Wells Gray Provincial Park ©
Wells Gray Provincial Park
River Rafting & Tubing
Spahat Falls ©
Spahat Falls

5
nights
Tofino, Vancouver Island

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.
Get some cultural insight at Roy Henry Vickers Gallery and Henry's Carving Shed. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Chesterman Beach and Dolphin & Whale Watching. Change things up with a short trip to Wild Pacific Trail in Ucluelet (about 38 minutes away). Spend the 8th (Thu) exploring nature at Pacific Rim National Park. Next up on the itinerary: see what you can catch with a fishing tour, contemplate the waterfront views at Clayoquot Sound, enjoy the sand and surf at Cox Bay Beach, and stroll through Long Beach.

Planning Tofino trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

You can fly from Clearwater to Tofino in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. When traveling from Clearwater in August, plan for a bit cooler days in Tofino, with highs around °C, while nights are somewhat warmer with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Tofino

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trip

Ucluelet
Find places to stay Aug 6 — 11:
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Chesterman Beach ©
Chesterman Beach
Pacific Rim National Park ©
Pacific Rim National Park
Cox Bay Beach ©
Cox Bay Beach

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