48 days in Canada Itinerary

48 days in Canada Itinerary

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Vancouver
— 5 nights
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Edmonton
— 4 nights
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Banff National Park
— 4 nights
Drive
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Calgary
— 4 nights
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Regina
— 4 nights
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Winnipeg
— 4 nights
Drive
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Niagara Falls
— 1 night
Drive
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Toronto
— 5 nights
Drive
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Ottawa
— 4 nights
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Quebec City
— 4 nights
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Montreal
— 5 nights
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Vancouver

Hollywood North

Known as "Hollywood North," Vancouver boasts one of the largest film/television industries in the world, second only to Los Angeles and New York.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Granville Island, Vancouver Lookout, Lions Gate Bridge, and other attractions.

To see more things to do, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read Vancouver road trip planning app.

London, UK to Vancouver is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -8 hour difference. In July, daytime highs in Vancouver are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to travel to Edmonton.

Things to do in Vancouver

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 1 — 6:

4
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Edmonton

Canada's Festival City

Though it suffers from frigid temperatures for much of the year, Edmonton offers a range of tourist activities for all four seasons.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Cavell Meadows Trail and International Peace Park Hike. Step out of the city life by going to Whistlers Peak and Goat Lick. Spend the 8th (Sun) exploring nature at Elk Island National Park. There's still lots to do: ponder the world of politics at Alberta Legislature Building, stroll around Mill Creek Ravine Park, look for gifts at Evoolution, and get interesting insight from Tours.

To see traveler tips, maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Edmonton online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Vancouver to Edmonton takes 14.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to travel to Banff National Park.

Things to do in Edmonton

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 6 — 10:

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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.
Explore hidden gems such as Johnston Canyon and Icefields Parkway. Get in touch with nature at Lake Louise and Kootenay National Park. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Banff National Park: Golden (Kicking Horse Pedestrian Bridge & River Rafting & Tubing). There's much more to do: cruise along Bow Valley Parkway, hike along Bow Glacier Falls, and contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Agnes.

To see reviews, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Banff National Park online trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Edmonton to Banff National Park in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or take a bus; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. Traveling from Edmonton in July, plan for little chillier nights in Banff National Park, with lows around 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to take a bus to Calgary.

Things to do in Banff National Park

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 10 — 14:

4
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Calgary

Stampede City

Known as the "Stampede City" thanks to its world-famous annual rodeo, Calgary remains a tale of two cities.
Your day by day itinerary now includes WinSport, The Calgary Zoo and Calgary Pathway System.

To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Calgary road trip site.

Traveling by car from Banff National Park to Calgary takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a shuttle. Traveling from Banff National Park in July, plan for a bit warmer nights in Calgary, with lows around 13°C. You'll set off for Regina on the 18th (Wed).

Things to do in Calgary

Parks · Fun & Games · Zoos & Aquariums · Outdoors
Find places to stay Jul 14 — 18:

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Regina

Queen City

Named after Queen Victoria, cultured Regina serves as a provincial capital and boasts many manicured parks, which make it a pleasant place to visit throughout the year.
To see traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Regina route maker site.

Getting from Calgary to Regina by bus takes about 12 hours. Other options: fly; or drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Calgary to Regina, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In July in Regina, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 13°C at night. You will leave for Winnipeg on the 23rd (Mon).

Things to do in Regina

Parks · Museums · Fun & Games · Outdoors
Find places to stay Jul 19 — 23:

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Winnipeg

Gateway to the West

At the confluence of two rivers, Winnipeg started out as a small trading post in an area inhabited by indigenous tribes for thousands of years before the European arrival.
Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Winnipeg fast, fun, and easy.

Fly from Regina to Winnipeg in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Regina in July, Winnipeg is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 18°C. On the 27th (Fri), you'll travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Winnipeg

Parks · Outdoors · Fun & Games · Museums
Find places to stay Jul 23 — 27:

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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.
Plan trip to Niagara Falls with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Getting from Winnipeg to Niagara Falls by car takes about 23.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive; or take a train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Winnipeg to Niagara Falls. In July, daily temperatures in Niagara Falls can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. On the 29th (Sun), you're off to Toronto.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks · Outdoors · Fun & Games · Tours
Find places to stay Jul 28 — 29:

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Toronto

New York City of Canada

Possibly the world's most diverse city, Toronto houses over 80 ethnic communities speaking nearly 150 different languages or dialects.
For more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Toronto trip builder tool.

Getting from Niagara Falls to Toronto by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 20°C. You will leave for Ottawa on the 3rd (Fri).

Things to do in Toronto

Outdoors · Nightlife · Parks · Fun & Games
Find places to stay Jul 29 — Aug 3:

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Ottawa

Silicon Valley North

A major center of technology nicknamed "Silicon Valley North," Ottawa offers visitors a modern flavor with its range of trendy hotels, shops, and restaurants.
Step off the beaten path and head to River Rafting & Tubing and Ottawa Locks. Get in touch with nature at Sir John A. MacDonald Parkway and Bonnechere Caves. Get out of town with these interesting Ottawa side-trips: Upper Canada Village (in Morrisburg) and Long Sault Parkway (in Ingleside). There's still lots to do: appreciate the history behind National War Memorial, contemplate the waterfront views at Rideau Canal National Historic Site, contemplate the long history of Parliament Hill and Buildings, and take a stroll through ByWard Market.

Discover how to plan a Ottawa trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Getting from Toronto to Ottawa by car takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and flight; or drive; or take a train. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Ottawa when traveling from Toronto in August, with lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Quebec City.

Things to do in Ottawa

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 3 — 7:

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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.
Visiting Parc de la Chute-Montmorency and Chemin Royal (Royal Road) will get you outdoors. Explore hidden gems such as Parc national de la Jacques-Cartier and Jardin Jeanne-d'Arc. Get out of town with these interesting Quebec City side-trips: Canyon Sainte-Anne (in Beaupre) and Le Massif de Charlevoix (in Petite-Riviere-Saint-Francois). There's more to do: examine the collection at La Citadelle de Quebec.

To see ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Quebec City trip itinerary maker website.

Getting from Ottawa to Quebec City by car takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive; or take a bus. In August in Quebec City, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to drive to Montreal.

Things to do in Quebec City

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Winter Sports

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 7 — 11:

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Montreal

Quebec's Metropolis

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.
To see where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Montreal tour builder tool.

You can drive from Quebec City to Montreal in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Montreal are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. You'll set off for home on the 16th (Thu).

Things to do in Montreal

Nightlife · Outdoors · Parks · Fun & Games
Find places to stay Aug 11 — 16:

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.