15 days in Canada Itinerary

15 days in Canada Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Canada travel planner

Make it your trip
Fly
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Toronto
— 1 night
Drive
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Niagara Falls
— 2 nights
Train to Toronto, Fly to Montreal
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Montreal
— 2 nights
Drive
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Ottawa
— 1 night
Fly
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Banff National Park
— 2 nights
Drive
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Jasper National Park
— 2 nights
Bus to Edmonton, Fly to Vancouver
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Vancouver
— 1 night
Drive
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Whistler
— 2 nights
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Toronto

— 1 night

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.
On the 16th (Wed), examine the collection at Royal Ontario Museum and then don't miss a visit to Nathan Phillips Square. On the 17th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Hockey Hall of Fame, then admire the striking features of CN Tower, and then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Ripley's Aquarium of Canada.

For ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Toronto day trip site.

New Delhi, India to Toronto is an approximately 17-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from New Delhi to Toronto is minus 10.5 hours. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from New Delhi in March: high temperatures in Toronto hover around 3°C and lows are around -3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Toronto

Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks
Find places to stay Mar 16 — 17:

Niagara Falls

— 2 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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at Butterfly Conservatory, then don't miss a visit to Horseshoe Falls, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Journey Behind the Falls.

To find more things to do, maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Niagara Falls online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Toronto to Niagara Falls takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In March, daytime highs in Niagara Falls are 4°C, while nighttime lows are -5°C. You'll set off for Montreal on the 19th (Sat).

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks · Nature · Wildlife
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Montreal

— 2 nights

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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sun): admire the masterpieces at Musee des beaux-arts de Montreal, learn more about the world around you at Biodome de Montreal, and then look for gifts at La Cour des Arts du Vieux-Montreal. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Notre-Dame Basilica, then savor the flavors at Food & Drink, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Saint Joseph's Oratory of Mount Royal.

For maps, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Montreal trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by combination of train and flight from Niagara Falls to Montreal takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Niagara Falls in March, expect nights in Montreal to be about the same, around -7°C, while days are little chillier, around 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can go by car to Ottawa.

Things to do in Montreal

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Ottawa

— 1 night

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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): get a sense of history and politics at Parliament Hill and Buildings, wander the streets of ByWard Market, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Notre Dame Basilica.

For more things to do, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read our Ottawa driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Montreal to Ottawa in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Ottawa are 0°C, while nighttime lows are -9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to catch the flight to Banff National Park.

Things to do in Ottawa

Historic Sites · Shopping · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Mar 21 — 22:

Banff National Park

— 2 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.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): fly down the slopes at Sunshine Village. Here are some ideas for day two: relax and rejuvenate at Cedar & Sage Co. Banff's Holistic Lounge, get a dose of the wild on Kingmik Dog Sled Tours, and then get a tailor-made plan with Private Tours.

To see maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Banff National Park journey planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Ottawa to Banff National Park takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Ottawa to Banff National Park is minus 2 hours. In March, plan for daily highs up to 1°C, and evening lows to -9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Jasper National Park.

Things to do in Banff National Park

Outdoors · Wildlife · Winter Sports · Parks
Find places to stay Mar 22 — 24:

Jasper National Park

— 2 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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Fri): sample some tasty brews at Jasper Food Tours, then head outdoors with Lac Beauvert, then cast your line with On-Line Sport & Tackle, and finally relax and rejuvenate at Summit Massage Therapy and Wellness. On the next day, head outdoors with Old Fort Point and then stroll through Marmot Basin.

To see reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Jasper National Park visit planner.

You can drive from Banff National Park to Jasper National Park in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 5°C, and evening lows to -9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to travel to Vancouver.

Things to do in Jasper National Park

Outdoors · Tours · Winter Sports · Parks
Find places to stay Mar 24 — 26:

Vancouver

— 1 night

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.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Sun): stroll around Stanley Park and then savor the flavors at Callister Brewing Co.

To find more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, use the Vancouver vacation planner.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Jasper National Park to Vancouver in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Jasper National Park to Vancouver, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Jasper National Park in March, plan for somewhat warmer days and much warmer nights in Vancouver: temperatures range from 12°C by day to 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can drive to Whistler.

Things to do in Vancouver

Find places to stay Mar 26 — 27:

Whistler

— 2 nights
Home to one of the largest ski areas in North America, former logging town of Whistler provides activities and entertainment for avid nature lovers and adrenaline seekers.
On the 28th (Mon), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Whistler Blackcomb and then see Off-Road Tours. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Tue): whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks and then see the world from above with a helicopter tour.

To see photos, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Whistler trip planner.

Traveling by car from Vancouver to Whistler takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Vancouver in March: high temperatures in Whistler hover around 7°C and lows are around -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Whistler

Outdoors · Tours · Nature · Winter Sports
Find places to stay Mar 27 — 29:

Canada travel guide

4.6
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.

Quebec travel guide

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Canada's only predominately French-speaking province, Quebec boasts a French heritage that not only sets it apart from other parts of this sprawling country, but also from the rest of the continent. A trip to Quebec allows tourists to discover a land with a European look and feel, which you can best appreciate by immersing yourself in the region's bistro culture. Like the rest of Canada, this province features impressive natural attractions, which many choose to discover on a network of nearly 3,500 km (2,100 mi) of bicycle paths. For an urban experience, add Montreal to your Quebec sightseeing itinerary and discover a busy metropolis with a perfect blend of history-steeped neighborhoods and trendy districts offering modern distractions for every traveler's taste.