11 days in Canada Itinerary

11 days in Canada Itinerary

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11 days in Canada Itinerary

Start: Regina
Fly:  3​h 30​min
1
Vancouver
— 1 night
Drive:  45​min
2
Victoria, Vancouver Island
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 30​min
3
Edmonton
— 1 day
4
Jasper National Park
— 2 nights
bus:  2​h 45​min
5
Banff National Park
— 2 nights
6
Calgary
— 1 night
7
Saskatoon
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 45​min
8
Toronto
— 1 day
Fly:  5​h
End: Regina

1
night
Vancouver

Vancouver ©
Known as "Hollywood North," Vancouver boasts one of the largest film/television industries in the world, second only to Los Angeles and New York.
On the 8th (Sun), look for all kinds of wild species at Bloedel Conservatory and then examine the collection at Britannia Mine Museum. Keep things going the next day: stroll through Stanley Park and then enjoy the sand and surf at Kitsilano Beach.

To see where to stay, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, use the Vancouver trip itinerary planning tool .

Regina to Vancouver is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Regina to Vancouver due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Regina in July since evenings lows in Vancouver dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to fly to Victoria.

Things to do in Vancouver

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Britannia Mine Museum
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Stanley Park ©
Stanley Park
Kitsilano Beach ©
Kitsilano Beach
Britannia Mine Museum ©
Britannia Mine Museum

1
night
Victoria, Vancouver Island

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.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Victoria Butterfly Gardens, then admire the natural beauty at The Butchart Gardens, and then paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

For reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Victoria journey site .

Getting from Vancouver to Victoria by flight takes about an hour. Other options: do a combination of ; or take a bus. While traveling from Vancouver, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Victoria, ranging from highs of 22°C to lows of 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Edmonton.

Things to do in Victoria

Parks Outdoors Adventure

Side Trip

Central Saanich
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Kayaking & Canoeing
Victoria Butterfly Gardens ©
Victoria Butterfly Gardens
The Butchart Gardens ©
The Butchart Gardens

1
day
Edmonton

Edmonton ©
Though it suffers from frigid temperatures for much of the year, Edmonton offers a range of tourist activities for all four seasons.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Wed): make a splash at World Waterpark.

For photos, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Edmonton travel route planning site .

Fly from Victoria to Edmonton in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of ferry and car. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Victoria to Edmonton due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Victoria in July, you will find days in Edmonton are somewhat warmer (28°C), and nights are about the same (15°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can drive to Jasper National Park.

Things to do in Edmonton

Theme Parks
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World Waterpark ©
World Waterpark

2
nights
Jasper National Park

Jasper National Park ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Thu): explore the stunning scenery at Maligne Canyon, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Skyline Trail, then contemplate the waterfront views at Pyramid and Patricia Lakes, and finally tour the water at your own pace with Pure Outdoors. Keep things going the next day: trek along Mount Edith Cavell Trail, take in the awesome beauty at Mount Edith Cavell, and then explore the stunning scenery at Sunwapta Falls and Canyon.

To see ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Jasper National Park road trip planner .

You can drive from Edmonton to Jasper National Park in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Edmonton in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Jasper National Park, with lows of 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to catch the shuttle to Banff National Park.

Things to do in Jasper National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
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Pyramid and Patricia Lakes ©
Pyramid and Patricia Lakes
Mount Edith Cavell ©
Mount Edith Cavell
Sunwapta Falls ©
Sunwapta Falls

2
nights
Banff National Park

Banff National Park ©
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 14th (Sat), explore the activities along Moraine Lake and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Louise. Here are some ideas for day two: explore and take pictures at Bow Valley Parkway, see the interesting displays at Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies, and then take in breathtaking views at Johnston Canyon.

To find photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Banff National Park day trip planner .

Take a shuttle from Jasper National Park to Banff National Park in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Jasper National Park in July, expect nights in Banff National Park to be about the same, around 6°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Calgary.

Things to do in Banff National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Moraine Lake ©
Moraine Lake
Johnston Canyon ©
Johnston Canyon
Bow Valley Parkway ©
Bow Valley Parkway

1
night
Calgary

Calgary ©
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 16th (Mon): head off the coast to Prince's Island Park and then stroll through The Calgary Zoo.

Plan a Calgary trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Banff National Park to Calgary takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Banff National Park in July since evenings lows in Calgary dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to travel to Saskatoon.

Things to do in Calgary

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Nature
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The Calgary Zoo ©
The Calgary Zoo
Prince's Island Park ©
Prince's Island Park

1
night
Saskatoon

Saskatoon ©
Saskatchewan's largest city, Saskatoon remains compact and manageable enough for easy exploration on foot or by bicycle.
On the 17th (Tue), identify plant and animal life at Meewasin Valley and then see the interesting displays at Western Development Museum.

To find maps, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Saskatoon trip itinerary planning tool .

Fly from Calgary to Saskatoon in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Calgary to Saskatoon. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in July, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to travel to Toronto.

Things to do in Saskatoon

Parks Wildlife Museums
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Meewasin Valley ©
Meewasin Valley
Western Development Museum ©
Western Development Museum

1
day
Toronto

Toronto
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 18th (Wed): examine the collection at Royal Ontario Museum, see the interesting displays at Hockey Hall of Fame, and then take in panoramic vistas at CN Tower.

To find ratings, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read Toronto online tour planner .

Traveling by flight from Saskatoon to Toronto takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Saskatoon to Toronto. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Toronto when traveling from Saskatoon in July, with lows around 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Toronto

Museums
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CN Tower
CN Tower
Hockey Hall of Fame ©
Hockey Hall of Fame
Royal Ontario Museum ©
Royal Ontario Museum

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