60 days in Canada Itinerary

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Fly to Deer Lake Airport, Drive to Gros Morne National Park
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Gros Morne National Park
— 5 nights
Fly
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Halifax
— 3 nights
Fly
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Saint John
— 3 nights
Fly
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Montreal
— 4 nights
Drive
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Quebec City
— 5 nights
Fly
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Ottawa
— 2 nights
Fly to Toronto, Train to Niagara Falls
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Niagara Falls
— 3 nights
Drive
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Toronto
— 4 nights
Fly
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Vancouver
— 9 nights
Fly
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Victoria, Vancouver Island
— 2 nights
Fly
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Banff National Park
— 7 nights
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Yoho National Park
— 4 nights
Drive
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Jasper National Park
— 7 nights
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Gros Morne National Park — 5 nights

Galapagos of Geology

A World Heritage Site and a major vacation destination, Gros Morne National Park offers a chance to discover a dramatic mountain landscape created by the process of continental drift.
Spend the 8th (Mon) exploring nature at Gros Morne National Park. There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Gros Morne, hike along Lookout Hills Trail, get engrossed in the history at Dr. Henry N. Payne Community Museum, and don't miss a visit to Galliott Studios.

To see maps, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read Gros Morne National Park trip planner.

Stockholm, Sweden to Gros Morne National Park is an approximately 19-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 4.5 hours traveling from Stockholm to Gros Morne National Park. In August, daily temperatures in Gros Morne National Park can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) to allow time to fly to Halifax.
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Parks · Nature · Museums · Outdoors
Find places to stay Aug 7 — 12:

Halifax — 3 nights

The largest city on Canada's eastern coastline, Halifax boast a rich maritime history and occupies a strategically important location with one of the world's greatest natural harbors.
Get out of town with these interesting Halifax side-trips: Swissair Flight 111 Memorial (in Indian Harbour) and Peggy's Cove (William E. deGarthe Memorial Provincial Park & Peggy's Cove Lighthouse). And it doesn't end there: take in nature's colorful creations at Halifax Public Gardens, take in the waterfront at Halifax Waterfront Boardwalk, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Alexander Keith's Brewery, and take an in-depth tour of Maritime Museum of the Atlantic.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Halifax trip maker website.

Traveling by flight from Gros Morne National Park to Halifax takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of bus and ferry. You'll gain 0.5 hours traveling from Gros Morne National Park to Halifax due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Gros Morne National Park in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Halifax, with lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) to allow enough time to fly to Saint John.
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Find places to stay Aug 12 — 15:

Saint John — 3 nights

Canada's Irish City

An important port city on New Brunswick's southeastern coast, Saint John has a long tradition of migration, especially from Ireland.
Step out of Saint John with an excursion to Fundy Trail Parkway in St. Martins--about 1h 5 min away. There's still lots to do: stroll around Irving Nature Park, admire the striking features of Loyalist House, contemplate the waterfront views at Reversing Falls Rapids, and admire the masterpieces at New Brunswick Museum.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Saint John travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Halifax to Saint John takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Saint John when traveling from Halifax in August, with lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) to allow time to fly to Montreal.
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Find places to stay Aug 15 — 18:

Montreal — 4 nights

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.
Montreal is known for historic sites, sightseeing, and parks. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: pause for some serene contemplation at Notre-Dame Basilica, explore the world behind art at Musee des beaux-arts de Montreal, don't miss a visit to Old Montreal, and learn more about the world around you at Biodome de Montreal.

To see reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Montreal visit planner.

Traveling by flight from Saint John to Montreal takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Saint John to Montreal. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Montreal when traveling from Saint John in August, with lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can fly to Quebec City.
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Quebec City — 5 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.
Take a break from Quebec City with a short trip to Basilica of Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupre in Sainte Anne de Beaupre, about 30 minutes away. There's lots more to do: get to know the fascinating history of Old Quebec, take a stroll through Quartier Petit Champlain, explore the world behind art at Musee national des beaux-arts du Quebec (MNBAQ), and examine the collection at Musee de la civilisation.

For more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Quebec City attractions planner.

Fly from Montreal to Quebec City in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) to allow time to fly to Ottawa.
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Find places to stay Aug 22 — 27:

Ottawa — 2 nights

Silicon Valley North

A major center of technology nicknamed "Silicon Valley North," Ottawa offers visitors a modern flavor with its range of trendy hotels, shops, and restaurants.
On the 28th (Sun), contemplate the waterfront views at Rideau Canal National Historic Site and then ponder the world of politics at Parliament Hill and Buildings. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at National Gallery of Canada, then wander the streets of ByWard Market, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Notre Dame Basilica.

To find other places to visit, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read Ottawa trip planner.

You can fly from Quebec City to Ottawa in 2.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive; or take a bus. In August in Ottawa, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can travel to Niagara Falls.
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Find places to stay Aug 27 — 29:

Niagara Falls — 3 nights

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.
Niagara Falls is known for nature, theme parks, and sightseeing. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: admire the sheer force of Niagara Falls Canada, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, don't miss a visit to Journey Behind the Falls, and find something for the whole family at Niagara SkyWheel.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Niagara Falls trip planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Ottawa to Niagara Falls takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive; or take a train. In August in Niagara Falls, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 19°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can go by car to Toronto.
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Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Theme Parks
Find places to stay Aug 29 — Sep 1:

Toronto — 4 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: take in panoramic vistas at CN Tower, see the interesting displays at Royal Ontario Museum, step off the mainland to explore Toronto Island Park, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Ripley's Aquarium of Canada.

To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Toronto sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Niagara Falls to Toronto in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. September in Toronto sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 16°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) to allow enough time to fly to Vancouver.
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Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Neighborhoods
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Vancouver — 9 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.
Vancouver is known for parks, sightseeing, and nature. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: walk around Stanley Park, kick back and relax at Kitsilano Beach, don't miss a visit to Granville Island, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Grouse Mountain.

To see maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Vancouver trip builder app.

Getting from Toronto to Vancouver by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive; or do a combination of train and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Toronto to Vancouver. Traveling from Toronto in September, expect nights in Vancouver to be about the same, around 14°C, while days are slightly colder, around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) to allow time to fly to Victoria.
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Find places to stay Sep 5 — 14:

Victoria, Vancouver Island — 2 nights

Garden City

Many urban centers call themselves "Garden City," but thanks to its many manicured parks filled with native and exotic plants, Victoria probably deserves than moniker more than most.
On the 15th (Thu), take in the waterfront at Inner Harbour and then examine the collection at Royal BC Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Fri): examine the collection at Victoria Butterfly Gardens, then admire the natural beauty at The Butchart Gardens, and then explore the engaging exhibits at Miniature World.

To find photos, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Victoria road trip site.

You can fly from Vancouver to Victoria in 3 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus; or do a combination of car and ferry. September in Victoria sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to fly to Banff National Park.
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Banff National Park — 7 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.
Banff National Park is known for nature, trails, and historic sites. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Moraine Lake, explore the striking landscape at Big Beehive, trek along Plain of Six Glaciers, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Sentinel Pass.

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

You can fly from Victoria to Banff National Park in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Victoria to Banff National Park due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Victoria in September; daily highs in Banff National Park reach 15°C and lows reach 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Yoho National Park.
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Find places to stay Sep 16 — 23:

Yoho National Park — 4 nights

Named after the Cree word used to express awe, Yoho National Park encompasses awe-inspiring natural wonders, including tall waterfalls, soaking peaks, and vertical rock walls attracting adrenaline junkies from around the globe.
Spend the 25th (Sun) wandering through the wild on The Burgess Shale Geoscience Foundation. Next up on the itinerary: admire the sheer force of Takakkaw Falls, stroll through Paget Peak, explore the activities along Emerald Lake, and steep yourself in history at Burgess Shale.

To find photos, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Yoho National Park day trip planner.

You can drive from Banff National Park to Yoho National Park in 1.5 hours. In September, daytime highs in Yoho National Park are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 2°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to travel to Jasper National Park.
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Find places to stay Sep 23 — 27:

Jasper National Park — 7 nights

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.
Jasper National Park is known for nature, scenic drive, and adventure. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Skyline Trail, admire all the interesting features of Columbia Ice Field, step off the mainland to explore Spirit Island, and contemplate the waterfront views at Horseshoe Lake.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Jasper National Park holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Yoho National Park to Jasper National Park takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. When traveling from Yoho National Park in September, plan for a bit warmer days in Jasper National Park, with highs around 20°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 2°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can travel back home.
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Find places to stay Sep 27 — Oct 4:

Canada travel guide

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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.
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