10 days in Canada Itinerary

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Quebec City
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Toronto — 2 nights

New York City of Canada

Possibly the world's most diverse city, Toronto houses over 80 ethnic communities speaking nearly 150 different languages or dialects.
Toronto is known for sightseeing, zoos & aquariums, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: enjoy breathtaking views from CN Tower, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Ripley's Aquarium of Canada, take a stroll through Distillery Historic District, and see the interesting displays at Royal Ontario Museum.

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

Chennai, India to Toronto is an approximately 21.5-hour flight. You'll gain 10.5 hours traveling from Chennai to Toronto due to the time zone difference. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Chennai in December; daily highs in Toronto reach 2°C and lows reach -3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can catch the flight to Quebec City.
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Quebec City — 2 nights

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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Morrin Centre and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Quebec. On the next day, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupre, then admire the majestic nature at Parc de la Chute-Montmorency, and then witness the site of a historic battle at The Battlefields Park.

To find maps, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, use the Quebec City trip website.

Traveling by flight from Toronto to Quebec City takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to catch the flight to Montreal.
Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks · Nature
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Montreal — 1 night

Quebec's Metropolis

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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Tue): make a trip to Place d'Armes, then pause for some serene contemplation at Notre-Dame Basilica, then admire the masterpieces at Musee des beaux-arts de Montreal, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saint Joseph's Oratory of Mount Royal.

To see other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Montreal trip planner.

Getting from Quebec City to Montreal by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. December in Montreal sees daily highs of -1°C and lows of -7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can fly to Vancouver.
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Vancouver — 3 nights

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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Wed): wander the streets of Granville Island and then walk around Capilano Suspension Bridge Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: walk around Stanley Park and then explore the striking landscape at Vancouver Seawall.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Vancouver vacation planner.

You can fly from Montreal to Vancouver in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, car, and bus. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Montreal to Vancouver due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Montreal in December, things will get somewhat warmer in Vancouver: highs are around 7°C and lows about 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Fri) to allow enough time to fly back home.
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Canada travel guide

Parks · Specialty Museums · Wineries & Vineyards
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.