9 days in Canada Itinerary

9 days in Canada Itinerary

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Niagara Falls
— 1 night
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Sudbury
— 1 night
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Thunder Bay
— 1 night
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Winnipeg
— 1 night
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Regina
— 1 night
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Calgary
— 1 night
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Vancouver
— 1 night

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Niagara Falls

— 1 night
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.
For maps, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Niagara Falls attractions planner.

Montreal to Niagara Falls is an approximately 7.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Niagara Falls can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) so you can drive to Sudbury.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Outdoors · Parks · Fun & Games · Shopping
Find places to stay Jul 1 — 2:

Sudbury

— 1 night
Greater Sudbury, commonly referred to as Sudbury, is a city in Ontario, Canada. For traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Sudbury journey planner.

Traveling by car from Niagara Falls to Sudbury takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and flight; or take a bus. Traveling from Niagara Falls in July, expect Sudbury to be slightly colder, temps between 28°C and 14°C. You will leave for Thunder Bay on the 3rd (Sat).

Things to do in Sudbury

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Museums
Find places to stay Jul 2 — 3:

Thunder Bay

— 1 night

Canada's Gateway to the West

A welcome breath of civilization for travelers crossing the vast Canadian landscape between the two oceans, Thunder Bay represents a transportation hub linking the country's sprawling agricultural interior with the rest of the world.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sun): admire the sheer force of Kakabeka Falls and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount McKay.

For maps, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Thunder Bay vacation planning website.

You can fly from Sudbury to Thunder Bay in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In July, daily temperatures in Thunder Bay can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to travel to Winnipeg.

Things to do in Thunder Bay

Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 3 — 4:

Winnipeg

— 1 night

Gateway to the West

At the confluence of two rivers, Winnipeg started out as a small trading post in an area inhabited by indigenous tribes for thousands of years before the European arrival.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Mon): steep yourself in history at The Forks National Historic Site and then trek along Bois-des-esprits.

To find maps, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Winnipeg tour itinerary tool.

You can drive from Thunder Bay to Winnipeg in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Thunder Bay to Winnipeg. Traveling from Thunder Bay in July, Winnipeg is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to travel to Regina.

Things to do in Winnipeg

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Trails
Find places to stay Jul 4 — 5:

Regina

— 1 night

Queen City

Named after Queen Victoria, cultured Regina serves as a provincial capital and boasts many manicured parks, which make it a pleasant place to visit throughout the year.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Tue): stop by Dessart Sweets, then stroll around Kiwanis Waterfall Park, and then stroll around Wascana Centre Park.

To find photos, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Regina online trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Winnipeg to Regina in 6.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Winnipeg in July, Regina is little chillier at night with lows of 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to travel to Calgary.

Things to do in Regina

Parks · Nature · Shopping
Find places to stay Jul 5 — 6:

Calgary

— 1 night

Stampede City

Known as the "Stampede City" thanks to its world-famous annual rodeo, Calgary remains a tale of two cities.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Wed): head off the coast to Prince's Island Park and then enjoy breathtaking views from Calgary Tower.

To find more things to do, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Calgary trip planner.

Drive from Regina to Calgary in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Regina to Calgary, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In July in Calgary, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Vancouver.

Things to do in Calgary

Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Jul 6 — 7:

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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Thu): walk around Stanley Park and then explore the striking landscape at Vancouver Seawall. Here are some ideas for day two: stop by Gastown and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Grouse Mountain.

For ratings, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Vancouver day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Calgary to Vancouver takes 11.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Calgary in July, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 17°C in Vancouver. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Vancouver

Parks · Nature · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 7 — 9:

Canada travel guide

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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.