8 days in Canada Itinerary

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Quebec City
— 2 nights
— 1 night
Fly to Billy Bishop Toronto City, Ferry to Toronto
— 4 nights


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.
Quebec City is known for historic sites, nature, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: get to know the fascinating history of Old Quebec, get in on the family fun at Terrasse Dufferin Slides, immerse yourself in nature at Parc de la Chute-Montmorency, and admire the landmark architecture of Musee national des beaux-arts du Quebec (MNBAQ).

To see reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Quebec City vacation planner.

Stockholm, Sweden to Quebec City is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Stockholm to Quebec City is minus 6 hours. Traveling from Stockholm in January, things will get slightly colder in Quebec City: highs are around -7°C and lows about -17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) to allow enough time to fly to Montreal.
Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Parks · Museums
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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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Wed): pause for some serene contemplation at Notre-Dame Basilica, stop by Dubarry Furs, then learn more about the world around you at Biodome de Montreal, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Saint Joseph's Oratory of Mount Royal.

To see ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Montreal trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Quebec City to Montreal takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Quebec City in January since evenings lows in Montreal dip to -13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Toronto.
Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
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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: appreciate the extensive heritage of Distillery Historic District, make a trip to Nathan Phillips Square, explore the historical opulence of Casa Loma, and enjoy breathtaking views from CN Tower.

For other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Toronto trip planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and ferry from Montreal to Toronto takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Montreal in January, things will get a bit warmer in Toronto: highs are around -1°C and lows about -8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to catch the flight back home.
Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Childrens Museums
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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.