10 days in Canada Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Canada route planner
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— 1 day
Quebec City
— 2 nights
— 1 night
— 3 nights
Banff National Park
— 3 nights


Montreal — 1 day

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.
On the 1st (Thu), take in nature's colorful creations at Montreal Botanical Garden, then appreciate the history behind Place d'Armes, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Notre-Dame Basilica.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Montreal itinerary maker site.

Stockholm, Sweden to Montreal is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 6 hours traveling from Stockholm to Montreal. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Stockholm in September; daily highs in Montreal reach 26°C and lows reach 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to 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.
On the 2nd (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: brush up on your military savvy at La Citadelle de Quebec, admire the majestic nature at Parc de la Chute-Montmorency, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupre.

To see reviews, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Quebec City road trip planner.

Fly from Montreal to Quebec City in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Quebec City are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) to allow time to fly to Toronto.
Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums · Parks
Side Trip
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Toronto — 1 night

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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sun): get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Ripley's Aquarium of Canada, don't miss a visit to CN Tower, and then get to know the fascinating history of Distillery Historic District.

To see more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Toronto trip planner.

Fly from Quebec City to Toronto in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or take a train. In September, daily temperatures in Toronto can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can catch the flight to Vancouver.
Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks
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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.
You've now added Museum of Anthropology to your itinerary. The adventure continues: walk around Stanley Park, explore the striking landscape at Vancouver Seawall, snap pictures at Capilano Suspension Bridge Park, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Kitsilano Beach.

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Fly from Toronto to Vancouver in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or do a combination of train and car. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Toronto to Vancouver due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Toronto, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Vancouver, ranging from highs of 22°C to lows of 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to fly to Banff National Park.
Parks · Shopping · Nature · Neighborhoods
Side Trip
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Banff National Park — 3 nights

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.
On the 8th (Thu), stop by The Spirit of Christmas, trek along Plain of Six Glaciers, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Louise. On the next day, contemplate the waterfront views at Moraine Lake and then contemplate the long history of Cave and Basin National Historic Site.

To find traveler tips, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Banff National Park vacation planning tool.

You can fly from Vancouver to Banff National Park in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Vancouver to Banff National Park is 1 hour. In September, Banff National Park is slightly colder than Vancouver - with highs of 15°C and lows of 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to fly back home.
Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors
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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.