31 days in Canada & New York City Itinerary

31 days in Canada & New York City Itinerary

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31 days in Canada & New York City Itinerary

Start: Melbourne, Australia
Fly:  19​h 15​min
1
Vancouver, Canada
— 4 nights
Fly + Bus:  7​h 15​min
2
Banff National Park, Canada
— 6 nights
Bus + Fly:  10​h
3
Toronto, Canada
— 2 nights
Fly + Bus:  4​h 30​min
4
Montebello, Canada
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 45​min
5
Montreal, Canada
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h
6
Quebec City, Canada
— 5 nights
Fly + Bus:  5​h 45​min
7
New York City, United States
— 6 nights
Bus + Fly:  26​h
End: Melbourne, Australia


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4
nights
Vancouver, Canada

Known as "Hollywood North," Vancouver boasts one of the largest film/television industries in the world, second only to Los Angeles and New York.
Britannia Mine Museum and Gulf of Georgia Cannery National Historic Site will appeal to history buffs. Granville Island and International Buddhist Society (Buddhist Temple) are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get out of town with these interesting Vancouver side-trips: Fort Langley National Historic Site (in Fort Langley) and Fishing Charters & Tours (in Chilliwack). There's lots more to do: take a stroll through Gastown, kick back and relax at Third Beach, pause for some photo ops at A-maze-ing Laughter, and admire all the interesting features of Bloedel Conservatory.

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Melbourne, Australia to Vancouver is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Melbourne to Vancouver is minus 18 hours. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Melbourne in October: highs in Vancouver hover around 16°C, while lows dip to 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can travel to Banff National Park.

Things to do in Vancouver

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Richmond, Britannia Mine Museum, Fishing Charters & Tours, Fort Langley National Historic Site
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Fishing Charters & Tours
Granville Island ©
Granville Island
Britannia Mine Museum ©
Britannia Mine Museum

6
nights
Banff National Park, Canada

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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise and Buffalo Nations Luxton Museum. Discover out-of-the-way places like Moraine Lake and Wapta Falls. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Banff National Park: Columbia Icefield Skywalk (in Jasper), Tangle Creek Falls (in Jasper National Park) and Rocky Mountain Buffalo Ranch (in Golden). There's much more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Peyto Lake, view the masterpieces at Samson Native Gallery, get great views at Fairview Lookout, and see the interesting displays at Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies.

To find photos, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Banff National Park trip itinerary app .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Vancouver to Banff National Park in 7.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is 1 hour. While traveling from Vancouver, expect a bit cooler days and much colder nights in Banff National Park, ranging from highs of 7°C to lows of -2°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to travel to Toronto.

Things to do in Banff National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Yoho National Park, Jasper National Park, Rocky Mountain Buffalo Ranch
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Peyto Lake ©
Peyto Lake
Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise ©
Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise
Columbia Icefield Skywalk ©
Columbia Icefield Skywalk

2
nights
Toronto, Canada

Toronto ©
Possibly the world's most diverse city, Toronto houses over 80 ethnic communities speaking nearly 150 different languages or dialects.
On the 25th (Sun), take in the spiritual surroundings of St Michael's Cathedral Basilica, then examine the collection at Aga Khan Museum, then get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from CN Tower. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a stroll through West Queen West, wander the streets of Toronto Harbour, and then go on a hair-raising tour with a ghost and vampire tour.

For more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Toronto online route planner .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Banff National Park to Toronto in 10 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Banff National Park to Toronto, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Banff National Park in October, things will get somewhat warmer in Toronto: highs are around 18°C and lows about 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to travel to Montebello.

Things to do in Toronto

Neighborhoods Tours Museums
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West Queen West ©
West Queen West
Toronto Harbour ©
Toronto Harbour
St Michael's Cathedral Basilica ©
St Michael's Cathedral Basilica

1
day
Montebello, Canada

Montebello ©
Montebello is a municipality located in the Papineau Regional County Municipality of Western Quebec (Canada). Kick off your visit on the 27th (Tue): stop by ChocoMotive, identify plant and animal life at Omega Park, and then contemplate the long history of Lieu historique national du Canada du Manoir-Papineau.

To see maps, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read Montebello travel route planner.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Toronto to Montebello in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Toronto in October, Montebello is a bit cooler at night with lows of 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Montreal.

Things to do in Montebello

Wildlife Parks Historic Sites
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Omega Park ©
Omega Park
ChocoMotive ©
ChocoMotive

4
nights
Montreal, Canada

Montreal ©
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.
Get some historical perspective at Saint Joseph's Oratory of Mount Royal and St. Patrick's Basilica. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Abbaye de Saint-Benoit-du-Lac and Plateau Mont-Royal. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Montreal: Musee International d'Art Naif (in Magog) and Centre de la Nature Mont Saint-Hilaire (in Mont-Saint-Hilaire). Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Notre-Dame Basilica, explore the world behind art at Musee des beaux-arts de Montreal, pause for some serene contemplation at AURA Basilique, and witness the site of a historic battle at Place Jacques-Cartier.

To find traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Montreal trip website .

You can drive from Montebello to Montreal in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Montreal are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) so you can drive to Quebec City.

Things to do in Montreal

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks

Side Trips

Musee International d'Art Naif, Centre de la Nature Mont Saint-Hilaire, Abbaye de Saint-Benoit-du-Lac
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Notre-Dame Basilica ©
Notre-Dame Basilica
Saint Joseph's Oratory of Mount Royal ©
Abbaye de Saint-Benoit-du-Lac ©
Abbaye de Saint-Benoit-du-Lac

5
nights
Quebec City, Canada

Quebec City ©
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.
Get some historical perspective at Old Quebec and Terrasse Dufferin. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Place Royale and La Citadelle de Quebec. Explore Quebec City's surroundings by going to Trois-Rivieres (La Vieille Prison de Trois-Rivieres, Our Lady of the Cape Shrine, & more) and Reserve Nationale de Faune du Cap‑Tourmente (in Saint-Joachim). And it doesn't end there: take in the spiritual surroundings of Eglise Notre Dame des Victoires, admire the striking features of Sanctuaire Notre-Dame-du-Sacre-Coeur, pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of the Holy Trinity, and make a trip to Quebec City Mural.

To find maps, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Quebec City trip planner.

Drive from Montreal to Quebec City in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in October, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Quebec City

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trips

Trois-Rivieres, Reserve Nationale de Faune du Cap‑Tourmente
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Old Quebec ©
Old Quebec
Terrasse Dufferin ©
Terrasse Dufferin
Place Royale ©
Place Royale

6
nights
New York City, United States

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum and Dumbo. Your inner history buff will appreciate Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt and St. Patrick's Cathedral. Step out of New York City to go to Poughkeepsie and see Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park, which is approximately 1h 45 min away. There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial, settle in for a delightful tour with a horse-drawn carriage tour, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Met Cloisters.

To see maps, photos, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our New York City trip builder app .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Quebec City to New York City in 6 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Quebec City in November, with highs in New York City at 16°C and lows at 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Historic Sites Tours

Side Trips

Hyde Park, Brooklyn, Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park
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