48 days in Canada Itinerary

48 days in Canada Itinerary

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Fly to Deer Lake Airport, Drive to Gros Morne National Park
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Gros Morne National Park
— 6 nights
Fly
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Halifax
— 2 nights
Fly
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Montreal
— 3 nights
Drive
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Quebec City
— 4 nights
Fly
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Ottawa
— 3 nights
Fly to Toronto, Train to Niagara Falls
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Niagara Falls
— 3 nights
Drive
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Toronto
— 4 nights
Fly
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Vancouver
— 5 nights
Fly
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Banff National Park
— 6 nights
Drive
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Yoho National Park
— 4 nights
Drive
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Jasper National Park
— 6 nights
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Gros Morne National Park — 6 nights

A World Heritage Site and a major vacation destination, Gros Morne National Park offers a chance to discover a dramatic mountain landscape created by the process of continental drift.
Spend the 18th (Sat) exploring nature at Gros Morne National Park. There's lots more to do: take in the dramatic natural features at The Tablelands, stroll through Shallow Bay Beach, meet the residents at Bonne Bay Marine Station, and don't miss a visit to Jenniex House.

To see more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Gros Morne National Park journey planner.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Gros Morne National Park is an approximately 19-hour combination of flight and car. You can also fly; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from Amsterdam to Gros Morne National Park, you'll gain 4.5 hours due to the time zone difference. In June, Gros Morne National Park is slightly colder than Amsterdam - with highs of 20°C and lows of 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to fly to Halifax.
Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Beaches
Find places to stay Jun 17 — 23:

Halifax — 2 nights

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.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Fri): appreciate the extensive heritage of Historic Properties, then contemplate the long history of Halifax Citadel National Historic Site, then take in nature's colorful creations at Halifax Public Gardens, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Paul's Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Sat): brush up on your military savvy at Maritime Museum of the Atlantic, then get a sense of history and politics at Province House, and then get engrossed in the history at Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21.

To find where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Halifax route planner.

Traveling by flight from Gros Morne National Park to Halifax takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 0.5 hours traveling from Gros Morne National Park to Halifax. Traveling from Gros Morne National Park in June, expect a bit warmer with lows of 11°C in Halifax. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to fly to Montreal.
Historic Sites · Museums · Fun & Games · Parks
Find places to stay Jun 23 — 25:

Montreal — 3 nights

Quebec's economic and cultural capital, Montreal serves as the province's major point of entry, known for its rich history and high standard of living.
Montreal is known for historic sites, sightseeing, and parks. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Notre-Dame Basilica, make a trip to Old Montreal, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saint Joseph's Oratory of Mount Royal, and take in nature's colorful creations at Montreal Botanical Garden.

For ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Montreal trip itinerary planning app.

You can fly from Halifax to Montreal in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Halifax to Montreal, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Halifax in June, things will get a bit warmer in Montreal: highs are around 27°C and lows about 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Quebec City.
Museums · Parks · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jun 25 — 28:

Quebec City — 4 nights

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.
Change things up with a short trip to Basilica of Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupre in Sainte Anne de Beaupre (about 30 minutes away). The adventure continues: visit Old Quebec, learn about all things military at La Citadelle de Quebec, take a stroll through Quartier Petit Champlain, and get to know the fascinating history of Terrasse Dufferin.

To see ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Quebec City road trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Montreal to Quebec City takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Montreal in June, plan for slightly colder nights in Quebec City, with lows around 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) early enough to catch the flight to Ottawa.
Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums · Nature
Side Trip
Find places to stay Jun 28 — Jul 2:

Ottawa — 3 nights

A major center of technology nicknamed "Silicon Valley North," Ottawa offers visitors a modern flavor with its range of trendy hotels, shops, and restaurants.
Ottawa is known for sightseeing, museums, and nature. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: get a sense of history and politics at Parliament Hill and Buildings, engage your brain at Canadian Museum of Nature, look for gifts at ByWard Market, and trek along Gatineau Park.

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Traveling by flight from Quebec City to Ottawa takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Quebec City in July, you will find days in Ottawa are a bit cooler (30°C), and nights are about the same (18°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can travel to Niagara Falls.
Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Nature
Side Trip
Find places to stay Jul 2 — 5:

Niagara Falls — 3 nights

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.
Niagara Falls is known for nature, theme parks, and sightseeing. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: admire the sheer force of Niagara Falls Canada, take in panoramic vistas at Skylon Tower, explore the striking landscape at Journey Behind the Falls, and stroll through Butterfly Conservatory.

To find more things to do, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Niagara Falls journey planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Ottawa to Niagara Falls takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In July in Niagara Falls, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can drive to Toronto.
Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife
Find places to stay Jul 5 — 8:

Toronto — 4 nights

Possibly the world's most diverse city, Toronto houses over 80 ethnic communities speaking nearly 150 different languages or dialects.
Toronto is known for sightseeing, zoos & aquariums, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take in panoramic vistas at CN Tower, step into the grandiose world of Casa Loma, browse the eclectic array of goods at St. Lawrence Market, and get to know the fascinating history of The Distillery District.

To see reviews, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Toronto trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Niagara Falls to Toronto in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July in Toronto, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can fly to Vancouver.
Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums · Parks
Find places to stay Jul 8 — 12:

Vancouver — 5 nights

Known as "Hollywood North," Vancouver boasts one of the largest film/television industries in the world, second only to Los Angeles and New York.
On the 14th (Thu), spend a day ambling around Stanley Park. There's lots more to do: wander the streets of Granville Island, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Vancouver Aquarium, take in the dramatic natural features at Vancouver Seawall, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Grouse Mountain.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Vancouver holiday planning website.

Traveling by flight from Toronto to Vancouver takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and car. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 3 hours. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Toronto in July; daily highs in Vancouver reach 28°C and lows reach 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to catch the flight to Banff National Park.
Parks · Nature · Shopping · Zoos & Aquariums
Side Trip
Find places to stay Jul 12 — 17:

Banff National Park — 6 nights

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 trip includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at Moraine Lake, explore the striking landscape at Big Beehive, get outside with Mount Norquay, and trek along Plain of Six Glaciers.

To see traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Banff National Park trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by flight from Vancouver to Banff National Park takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. Traveling from Vancouver in July, expect slightly colder with lows of 6°C in Banff National Park. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can travel to Yoho National Park.
Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
Find places to stay Jul 17 — 23:

Yoho National Park — 4 nights

Named after the Cree word used to express awe, Yoho National Park encompasses awe-inspiring natural wonders, including tall waterfalls, soaking peaks, and vertical rock walls attracting adrenaline junkies from around the globe.
Yoho National Park is known for nature, trails, and wildlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Wapta Falls, explore and take pictures at Burgess Shale, contemplate the waterfront views at Kicking Horse River, and admire the sheer force of Takakkaw Falls.

For where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Yoho National Park day trip app.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Banff National Park to Yoho National Park. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in July, and nighttime lows around 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to drive to Jasper National Park.
Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
Find places to stay Jul 23 — 27:

Jasper National Park — 6 nights

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 trip includes some of its best attractions: trek along Skyline Trail, take in breathtaking views at Maligne Canyon, tour the pleasant surroundings at Cavell Meadows Trail, and contemplate the waterfront views at Pyramid and Patricia Lakes.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Jasper National Park holiday site.

Traveling by car from Yoho National Park to Jasper National Park takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. While traveling from Yoho National Park, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Jasper National Park, ranging from highs of 29°C to lows of 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.
Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails
Find places to stay Jul 27 — Aug 2:

Canada travel guide

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Parks · Specialty Museums · Waterfalls
Most people remember their holiday in Canada by the country's great outdoors, yet this sprawling land of hulking mountains and rocky coastlines also boasts numerous modern cities, home to some of the world's finest dining, shopping, and entertainment options. Made for leisurely road trips, North America's biggest country features vast landscapes still unspoiled by mass tourism. A tour of Canada reveals a place packed with diverse cultures, living in tolerance and enjoying one of the highest standards of living in the world. If the vastness of those natural landscapes overwhelms you at any point during your Canada vacation, head to the openhearted cities of Vancouver, Toronto, or Montreal, ideal destinations for art lovers, history buffs, shopaholics, fashionistas, and impassioned foodies.