5 days in Canada Itinerary

5 days in Canada Itinerary

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5 days in Canada Itinerary

Start: Toronto
Fly:  7​h
Vancouver
— Few hours
+2
Fly + taxi + bus:  9​h 15​min
Jasper National Park
— 1 night
shuttle:  2​h 45​min
Banff National Park
— 1 night
+2
shuttle + Fly + train:  11​h 30​min
Niagara Falls
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 30​min
End: Toronto

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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 3rd (Tue), admire all the interesting features of Granville Island.

To find reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Vancouver trip maker site .

Toronto to Vancouver is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and train; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time 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. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) to allow time to travel to Jasper National Park.

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Granville Island ©
Granville Island

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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 4th (Wed), take in breathtaking views at Maligne Canyon, explore the stunning scenery at Sunwapta Falls and Canyon, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Edith Cavell, then take a tour by water with Pure Outdoors, and finally raise your glass at Jasper Brewing Company. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the dramatic scenery at Athabasca Falls, then explore the activities along Moab Lake, then hike along Mount Edith Cavell Trail, and finally explore the activities along Pyramid and Patricia Lakes.

Before you visit Jasper National Park, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Vancouver to Jasper National Park takes 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Vancouver to Jasper National Park due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Vancouver in July since evenings lows in Jasper National Park dip to 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can catch the shuttle to Banff National Park.

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Maligne Canyon ©
Maligne Canyon
Athabasca Falls ©
Athabasca Falls
Mount Edith Cavell ©
Mount Edith Cavell

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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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Fri): contemplate the waterfront views at Moraine Lake and then explore the activities along Lake Louise.

For more things to do, ratings, photos, and tourist information, use the Banff National Park online road trip planner .

Traveling by shuttle from Jasper National Park to Banff National Park takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Jasper National Park in July, you will find days in Banff National Park are slightly colder (25°C), and nights are about the same (6°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to travel to Niagara Falls.

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Moraine Lake ©
Moraine Lake
Lake Louise ©
Lake Louise

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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.
On the 7th (Sat), admire the sheer force of Horseshoe Falls, explore and take pictures at Journey Behind the Falls, and then admire the sheer force of Niagara Falls.

To find photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Niagara Falls journey maker app .

You can do a combination of shuttle, flight, and train from Banff National Park to Niagara Falls in 11.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle, flight, and bus; or drive. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Traveling from Banff National Park in July, expect nights in Niagara Falls to be much hotter, around 20°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) to allow time to drive back home.

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Journey Behind the Falls ©
Journey Behind the Falls
Niagara Falls ©
Niagara Falls
Horseshoe Falls ©
Horseshoe Falls

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