7 days in British Columbia Itinerary

7 days in British Columbia Itinerary

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7 days in British Columbia Itinerary

Start: Hamilton
bus + Fly:  8​h 45​min
1
Abbotsford
— Few hours
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Summerland
— Few hours
Drive:  45​min
3
Kelowna
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 30​min
4
Richmond
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
5
Vancouver
— 1 day
Drive:  30​min
6
Richmond
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
7
Abbotsford
— Few hours
Drive:  43​h
End: Hamilton

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Abbotsford

Abbotsford
Abbotsford is a city located in the Fraser Valley region of British Columbia, adjacent to Greater Vancouver. To find ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read Abbotsford trip itinerary planner .

Hamilton to Abbotsford is an approximately 9-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Hamilton to Abbotsford is minus 3 hours. In November, daytime highs in Abbotsford are 11°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. You'll set off for Summerland on the 16th (Fri).

Things to do in Abbotsford

Outdoors Parks Tours
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Summerland

Summerland ©
Summerland is a town on the west side of Okanagan Lake in the interior of British Columbia, Canada. You've now added Dirty Laundry Vineyard to your itinerary.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Summerland tour planning website .

Drive from Abbotsford to Summerland in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Abbotsford in November; daily highs in Summerland reach 7°C and lows reach 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can drive to Kelowna.

Things to do in Summerland

Wineries
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Dirty Laundry Vineyard ©
Dirty Laundry Vineyard

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Kelowna

Kelowna ©
At the heart of British Columbia's wine country, Kelowna is at once both urban and rural, featuring a modern downtown encircled by picturesque hills carpeted with vineyards and orchards.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Okanagan Spirits Craft Distillery.

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Kelowna trip planner .

You can drive from Summerland to Kelowna in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or take a bus. You'll set off for Richmond on the 18th (Sun).

Things to do in Kelowna

Breweries
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Okanagan Spirits Craft Distillery ©
Okanagan Spirits Craft Distillery

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Richmond

Richmond
On the fringe of greater Vancouver, the city of Richmond has a reputation as one of Canada's greatest melting pots.
For other places to visit, reviews, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Richmond trip itinerary maker site .

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Kelowna to Richmond takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, flight, and train. In November, daily temperatures in Richmond can reach 11°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. On the 19th (Mon), you're off toVancouver.

Things to do in Richmond

Outdoors Parks Tours
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day
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 Aquarium has been added to your itinerary. On the 19th (Mon), deepen your understanding at Vancouver Aquarium, stroll through Stanley Park, and then take in the views from Lions Gate Bridge.

For other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Vancouver road trip planner.

Vancouver is very close to Richmond. In November, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can go by car to Richmond.

Things to do in Vancouver

Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Stanley Park ©
Stanley Park
Vancouver Aquarium ©
Vancouver Aquarium
Lions Gate Bridge ©
Lions Gate Bridge

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night
Richmond

Richmond
For maps, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Richmond travel planning app .

Richmond is just a stone's throw from Vancouver. You'll set off for Abbotsford on the 20th (Tue).

Things to do in Richmond

Outdoors Parks Tours
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Abbotsford

Abbotsford ©
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Tue): explore the activities along Mill Lake and then meet the residents at Greater Vancouver Zoo.

To find ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Abbotsford road trip planning site .

Drive from Richmond to Abbotsford in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of subway and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Abbotsford

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Outdoors

Side Trip

Greater Vancouver Zoo
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Greater Vancouver Zoo ©
Greater Vancouver Zoo
Mill Lake ©
Mill Lake

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