8 days in Canada Itinerary

8 days in Canada Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Halifax
— 2 nights
2
Lunenburg
— 1 day
3
Halifax
— 1 night
4
Moncton
— 1 night
5
Charlottetown
— 2 nights
6
Halifax
— 1 night

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nights
Halifax

Halifax ©
The largest city on Canada's eastern coastline, Halifax boast a rich maritime history and occupies a strategically important location with one of the world's greatest natural harbors.
On the 21st (Sun), get engrossed in the history at Maritime Museum of the Atlantic, then browse the exhibits of Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21, then brush up on your military savvy at Halifax Citadel National Historic Site of Canada, and finally take a leisurely stroll along Halifax Waterfront Boardwalk.

To see traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Halifax tour website.

Hartford, USA to Halifax is an approximately 8-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Hartford to Halifax is 1 hour. Traveling from Hartford in June, things will get little chillier in Halifax: highs are around 66°F and lows about 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Lunenburg.

Things to do in Halifax

Museums · Historic Sites
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Maritime Museum of the Atlantic ©
Maritime Museum of the Atlantic
Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21 ©

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day
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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): wander the streets of Blue Rocks and then get to know the fascinating history of Lunenburg Historic District.

For ratings, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Lunenburg trip maker.

You can drive from Halifax to Lunenburg in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June in Lunenburg, expect temperatures between 63°F during the day and 52°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Halifax.

Things to do in Lunenburg

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
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Lunenburg Historic District ©
Lunenburg Historic District
Blue Rocks ©
Blue Rocks

1
night
Halifax

Halifax
For ratings, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Halifax tour itinerary maker site.

Drive from Lunenburg to Halifax in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. You will leave for Moncton on the 23rd (Tue).

Things to do in Halifax

Outdoors · Tours · Parks
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Moncton

Moncton ©
Called "Hub City" because of its history as a major transportation center, Moncton boasts two universities and a pleasant downtown filled with restaurants and shops.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): immerse yourself in nature at Hopewell Rocks and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Fundy National Park.

To see reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Moncton trip builder app.

Getting from Halifax to Moncton by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: fly; or take a train. In June in Moncton, expect temperatures between 70°F during the day and 49°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Charlottetown.

Things to do in Moncton

Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Hopewell Rocks, Fundy National Park
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Fundy National Park ©
Fundy National Park
Hopewell Rocks ©
Hopewell Rocks
RCMP Memorial ©
RCMP Memorial

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Charlottetown

Charlottetown ©
The largest city on Prince Edward Island, Charlottetown remains small enough for easy exploration on foot.
For where to stay, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Charlottetown online tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Moncton to Charlottetown in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 66°F in June, and nighttime lows around 49°F. On the 26th (Fri), you're off to Halifax.

Things to do in Charlottetown

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

Cavendish Beach
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Victoria Park ©
Victoria Park
Government House ©
Government House
Beaconsfield Historic House ©
Beaconsfield Historic House

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night
Halifax

Halifax ©
Start off your visit on the 26th (Fri): visit a coastal fixture at Peggy's Cove Lighthouse and then pause for some photo ops at Swissair Flight 111 Memorial.

To see photos, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the Halifax itinerary builder app.

Fly from Charlottetown to Halifax in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and ferry. You'll set off for home on the 27th (Sat).

Things to do in Halifax

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Peggy's Cove
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Peggy's Cove Lighthouse ©
Peggy's Cove Lighthouse
Swissair Flight 111 Memorial ©
Swissair Flight 111 Memorial

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