15 days in Canada Itinerary

15 days in Canada Itinerary

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15 days in Canada Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  17​h
1
Vancouver
— 2 nights
Fly:  45​min
2
Victoria, Vancouver Island
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
3
Tofino, Vancouver Island
— 3 nights
+2
Fly + taxi + bus:  10​h 30​min
4
Jasper National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
5
Golden
— 1 night
bus:  1​h 15​min
6
Banff National Park
— 3 nights
+3
shuttle + foot + shuttle + Fly:  23​h 30​min
End: New Delhi

2
nights
Vancouver

Vancouver ©
Known as "Hollywood North," Vancouver boasts one of the largest film/television industries in the world, second only to Los Angeles and New York.
Vancouver is known for parks, nature, zoos & aquariums, museums, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: tour the pleasant surroundings at Stanley Park, take in panoramic vistas at Vancouver Lookout, admire all the interesting features of Capilano Suspension Bridge Park, and contemplate the waterfront views at English Bay.

For other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the Vancouver route planner .

New Delhi, India to Vancouver is an approximately 17-hour flight. You'll gain 13 hours traveling from New Delhi to Vancouver due to the time zone difference. In September, Vancouver is much colder than New Delhi - with highs of 22°C and lows of 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) to allow enough time to fly to Victoria.

Things to do in Vancouver

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trip

Capilano Suspension Bridge Park
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Stanley Park ©
Stanley Park
Capilano Suspension Bridge Park ©
Capilano Suspension Bridge Park
Granville Island ©
Granville Island

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Tue): admire the natural beauty at The Butchart Gardens and then take in the waterfront at Inner Harbour. Here are some ideas for day two: step into the grandiose world of Craigdarroch Castle, then get a sense of history and politics at Government House, then add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and finally admire the striking features of Empress Hotel National Historic Site of Canada.

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

You can fly from Vancouver to Victoria in an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Victoria can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can travel to Tofino.

Things to do in Victoria

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

The Butchart Gardens
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The Butchart Gardens ©
The Butchart Gardens
Kayaking & Canoeing
Inner Harbour ©
Inner Harbour

3
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Pacific Rim National Park and Dolphin & Whale Watching. Step out of Tofino with an excursion to Wild Pacific Trail in Ucluelet--about 38 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Long Beach and kick back and relax at Chesterman Beach.

To find ratings, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Tofino sightseeing planner .

You can fly from Victoria to Tofino in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. September in Tofino sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to travel to Jasper National Park.

Things to do in Tofino

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trip

Wild Pacific Trail
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Pacific Rim National Park ©
Pacific Rim National Park
Long Beach ©
Long Beach
Wild Pacific Trail ©
Wild Pacific Trail

1
night
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.
On the 9th (Sun), look for gifts at Friends of Jasper National Park, then explore the activities along Pyramid and Patricia Lakes, then explore the activities along Maligne Lake, and finally hike along Maligne Canyon. Here are some ideas for day two: trek along Mount Edith Cavell Trail, then take in the dramatic natural features at Mount Edith Cavell, and then explore the stunning scenery at Sunwapta Falls and Canyon.

To find traveler tips, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read our Jasper National Park road trip website .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Tofino to Jasper National Park in 10.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of car and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Tofino to Jasper National Park. Traveling from Tofino in September, Jasper National Park is a bit cooler at night with lows of 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Golden.

Things to do in Jasper National Park

Parks Nature Trails
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Maligne Lake ©
Maligne Lake
Maligne Canyon ©
Maligne Canyon
Mount Edith Cavell ©
Mount Edith Cavell

1
night
Golden

Shining from its nook in the Rocky Mountain Trench, the town of Golden lives up to its name, with memorable scenery at every turn.
On the 11th (Tue), explore the activities along Columbia River and then relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour.

To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Golden attractions planner .

Drive from Jasper National Park to Golden in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Jasper National Park in September, plan for a bit warmer nights in Golden, with lows around 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can catcht the bus to Banff National Park.

Things to do in Golden

Adventure Outdoors Tours
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River Rafting & Tubing
Columbia River ©
Columbia River

3
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.
On the 12th (Wed), explore the activities along Moraine Lake, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Louise, and then get great views at Fairview Lookout. Here are some ideas for day two: cruise along Bow Valley Parkway, see the interesting displays at Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies, and then explore the stunning scenery at Johnston Canyon.

To find other places to visit, photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Banff National Park attractions planner.

Getting from Golden to Banff National Park by bus takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive. Traveling from Golden in September, expect Banff National Park to be little chillier, temps between 15°C and 2°C. On the 14th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Banff National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Moraine Lake ©
Moraine Lake
Lake Louise ©
Lake Louise
Bow Valley Parkway ©
Bow Valley Parkway

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