32 days in Canada Itinerary

32 days in Canada Itinerary

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32 days in Canada Itinerary

Start: Phnom Penh
Fly:  20​h 45​min
1
Vancouver
— 2 nights
Fly:  45​min
2
Victoria
— 2 nights
+3
bus + foot + Fly + shuttle:  10​h
3
Jasper National Park
— 3 nights
shuttle:  2​h 45​min
4
Banff National Park
— 5 nights
shuttle + Fly:  9​h 15​min
5
Ottawa
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h
6
Quebec City
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h
7
Montreal
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
8
Halifax
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h
9
Gros Morne National Park
— 2 nights
Fly + train:  7​h 15​min
10
Niagara Falls
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
11
Toronto
— 3 nights
Fly:  23​h
End: Phnom Penh

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.
On the 30th (Sun), take in panoramic vistas at Vancouver Lookout. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll through Stanley Park and then kick back and relax at Kitsilano Beach.

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Vancouver trip planner.

Phnom Penh, Cambodia to Vancouver is an approximately 21-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference moving from Indochina Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 15 hours. In September, Vancouver is cooler than Phnom Penh - with highs of 22°C and lows of 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can catch the flight to Victoria.

Things to do in Vancouver

#Parks, #Neighborhoods, #Shopping

Side Trip

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

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nights
Victoria

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.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): admire the natural beauty at The Butchart Gardens, stop by Russell Books, and then take in the waterfront at Inner Harbour. On the 4th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: step into the grandiose world of Craigdarroch Castle, examine the collection at Royal BC Museum, and then steep yourself in history at Emily Carr House.

To see photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Victoria planning app .

Traveling by flight from Vancouver to Victoria takes an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 16°C in October, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can travel to Jasper National Park.

Things to do in Victoria

#Parks, #Historic Sites, #Museums

Side Trip

The Butchart Gardens
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The Butchart Gardens ©
The Butchart Gardens
Royal BC Museum ©
Royal BC Museum
Craigdarroch Castle ©
Craigdarroch Castle

3
nights
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.
Jasper National Park is known for nature, scenic drive, adventure, trails, and spas. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the stunning scenery at Maligne Canyon, tour the pleasant surroundings at Mount Edith Cavell Trail, hike along Skyline Trail, and explore the striking landscape at Mount Edith Cavell.

For where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read our Jasper National Park online trip itinerary maker .

Getting from Victoria to Jasper National Park by combination of flight and shuttle takes about 10 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of bus, flight, and shuttle. Traveling from Victoria to Jasper National Park, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Victoria in October: high temperatures in Jasper National Park hover around 12°C and lows are around -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) to allow time to take a shuttle to Banff National Park.

Things to do in Jasper National Park

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Nature
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Maligne Canyon ©
Maligne Canyon
Mount Edith Cavell ©
Mount Edith Cavell
Mount Edith Cavell Trail ©
Mount Edith Cavell Trail

5
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.
Banff National Park is known for nature, historic sites, scenic drive, spas, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Moraine Lake, take a memorable drive along Icefields Parkway, examine the collection at Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies, and look for all kinds of wild species at Bow Valley Parkway.

For traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Banff National Park trip itinerary planning site .

You can take a shuttle from Jasper National Park to Banff National Park in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Jasper National Park in October, you will find days in Banff National Park are little chillier (7°C), and nights are about the same (-2°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Ottawa.

Things to do in Banff National Park

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Nature
Find places to stay Oct 8 — 13:
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Moraine Lake ©
Moraine Lake
Icefields Parkway ©
Icefields Parkway
Lake Louise ©
Lake Louise

1
night
Ottawa

Ottawa ©
A major center of technology nicknamed "Silicon Valley North," Ottawa offers visitors a modern flavor with its range of trendy hotels, shops, and restaurants.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sun): take an in-depth tour of Canadian War Museum, then examine the collection at National Gallery of Canada, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Notre Dame Basilica. On the 15th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: hike along Rideau Canal, take in panoramic vistas at Peace Tower, and then get a sense of history and politics at Parliament Hill and Buildings.

For other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Ottawa holiday site .

Do a combination of shuttle and flight from Banff National Park to Ottawa in 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle, flight, and train; or drive. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Banff National Park to Ottawa due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Banff National Park in October, with highs in Ottawa at 16°C and lows at 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can travel to Quebec City.

Things to do in Ottawa

#Museums, #Historic Sites, #Outdoors
Find places to stay Oct 14 — 15:
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National Gallery of Canada ©
National Gallery of Canada
Parliament Hill and Buildings ©
Parliament Hill and Buildings
Rideau Canal ©
Rideau Canal

3
nights
Quebec City

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.
Quebec City is known for historic sites, nature, museums, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: wander the streets of Old Quebec, explore and take pictures at Battlefields Park (Parc des Champs-de-Bataille), appreciate the extensive heritage of Place Royale, and see the interesting displays at La Citadelle de Quebec.

To find ratings, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Quebec City trip itinerary builder app .

Fly from Ottawa to Quebec City in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and flight. In October, daily temperatures in Quebec City can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Montreal.

Things to do in Quebec City

#Historic Sites, #Neighborhoods, #Parks
Find places to stay Oct 15 — 18:
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Old Quebec ©
Old Quebec
Parc de la Chute-Montmorency ©
Parc de la Chute-Montmorency
Place Royale ©
Place Royale

3
nights
Montreal

Montreal ©
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, parks, museums, nightlife, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Notre-Dame Basilica, admire the masterpieces at The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts (Musee des Beaux-Arts), admire the natural beauty at Montreal Botanical Garden, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saint Joseph's Oratory of Mount Royal.

To find where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Montreal tour itinerary planner .

Drive from Quebec City to Montreal in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in October, and nighttime lows around 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can travel to Halifax.

Things to do in Montreal

#Museums, #Historic Sites, #Parks
Find places to stay Oct 18 — 21:
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Notre-Dame Basilica ©
Notre-Dame Basilica
Montreal Botanical Garden ©
Montreal Botanical Garden

1
night
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 22nd (Mon), ponder the world of politics at Province House, then get great views at Halifax Citadel National Historic Site of Canada, then take in nature's colorful creations at Halifax Public Gardens, and finally take in the waterfront at Halifax Waterfront Boardwalk. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Paul's Church, brush up on your military savvy at Maritime Museum of the Atlantic, and then get some jogging in at Point Pleasant Park.

For where to stay, reviews, photos, and tourist information, use the Halifax trip planning site .

You can fly from Montreal to Halifax in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Atlantic Standard Time (AST) is 1 hour. In October in Halifax, expect temperatures between 18°C during the day and 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Gros Morne National Park.

Things to do in Halifax

#Museums, #Historic Sites, #Parks
Find places to stay Oct 21 — 23:
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Halifax Public Gardens ©
Halifax Public Gardens
Maritime Museum of the Atlantic ©
Maritime Museum of the Atlantic

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Gros Morne National Park

Gros Morne National Park ©
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.
On the 24th (Wed), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Gros Morne National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the dramatic natural features at The Tablelands, then stop by The Glass Station, and then hike along Gros Morne.

To find where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Gros Morne National Park online travel planner .

Traveling by flight from Halifax to Gros Morne National Park takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Halifax in October, with highs in Gros Morne National Park at 13°C and lows at 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Gros Morne National Park

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors
Find places to stay Oct 23 — 25:
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Gros Morne National Park ©
Gros Morne National Park
Gros Morne ©
Gros Morne
The Tablelands ©
The Tablelands

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night
Niagara Falls

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.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Fri): try your luck at Niagara Fallsview Casino, then take in panoramic vistas at Skylon Tower, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Niagara Falls. On the next day, look for all kinds of wild species at Niagara Parks Butterfly Conservatory, get to know the fascinating history of White Water Walk, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Journey Behind the Falls.

To see ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Niagara Falls itinerary planner .

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Gros Morne National Park to Niagara Falls takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and car. Traveling from Gros Morne National Park to Niagara Falls, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Gros Morne National Park in October, with highs in Niagara Falls at 20°C and lows at 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Toronto.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

#Parks, #Nature, #Fun & Games
Find places to stay Oct 25 — 27:
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Niagara Falls ©
Niagara Falls
Journey Behind the Falls ©
Journey Behind the Falls
Skylon Tower ©
Skylon Tower

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nights
Toronto

Toronto
Possibly the world's most diverse city, Toronto houses over 80 ethnic communities speaking nearly 150 different languages or dialects.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Sun): examine the collection at Royal Ontario Museum, enjoy breathtaking views from CN Tower, then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Ripley's Aquarium Of Canada, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Michael's Cathedral Basilica. On the 29th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the historical opulence of Casa Loma, look for gifts at Soma Chocolate Maker, and then wander the streets of The Distillery District.

For maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Toronto travel route planner .

Traveling by car from Niagara Falls to Toronto takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in October, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Toronto

#Museums, #Historic Sites, #Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Oct 27 — 30:
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CN Tower
CN Tower
Royal Ontario Museum ©
Royal Ontario Museum
The Distillery District ©
The Distillery District

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