14 days in Canada Itinerary

14 days in Canada Itinerary

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Fly
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Calgary
— 2 nights
Drive
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Banff National Park
— 4 nights
Drive
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Edmonton
— 2 nights
Fly
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Vancouver
— 5 nights
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nights
Calgary

Stampede City

Known as the "Stampede City" thanks to its world-famous annual rodeo, Calgary remains a tale of two cities.
To find where to stay, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Calgary sightseeing planner.

Toronto to Calgary is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Toronto to Calgary is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Toronto in August, things will get little chillier in Calgary: highs are around 26°C and lows about 11°C. You will have some time to spend on the 7th (Fri) before leaving for Banff National Park.

Things to do in Calgary

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Trails · Outdoors
Find places to stay Aug 5 — 7:
Highlights from your trip
The Calgary Zoo ©
Must see
The Calgary Zoo
4.4

4
nights
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Sulphur Mountain and Cascade Gardens. Kids will enjoy Ha Ling Peak and Hydra River Guides. Venture out of the city with trips to Canmore (Big Head Sculpture, Climbing Tours, &more). There's still lots to do: trek along Ink Pots Hiking Trail, admire the striking features of Parks Administration Building, get a dose of the wild on The Burgess Shale Geoscience Foundation, and examine the collection at Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies.

To find reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Banff National Park online route builder.

You can drive from Calgary to Banff National Park in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a shuttle. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Calgary in August since evenings lows in Banff National Park dip to 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Edmonton.

Things to do in Banff National Park

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 7 — 11:
Highlights from your trip
Sulphur Mountain ©
Must see
Sulphur Mountain
4.7
Hydra River Guides ©
River Rafting / Tubing
Hydra River Guides
4.9

2
nights
Edmonton

Canada's Festival City

Though it suffers from frigid temperatures for much of the year, Edmonton offers a range of tourist activities for all four seasons.
To find more things to do, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Edmonton tour itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Banff National Park to Edmonton takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or take a bus; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. Traveling from Banff National Park in August, Edmonton is a bit warmer at night with lows of 14°C. You'll have a few hours on the 13th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Vancouver.

Things to do in Edmonton

Museums · Tours · Outdoors · Adventure
Find places to stay Aug 11 — 13:
Highlights from your trip

5
nights
Vancouver

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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Jericho Beach and Third Beach. Family-friendly places like Stanley Park and Sea Vancouver will thrill your kids. Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Granville Island, take in the views from Lions Gate Bridge, kick back and relax at Spanish Banks, and take in the awesome beauty at Grouse Mountain.

To see photos, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Vancouver online visit planner.

You can fly from Edmonton to Vancouver in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. In August, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 17°C. You will have some time to spend on the 18th (Tue) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Vancouver

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 13 — 18:
Highlights from your trip
Stanley Park ©
Must see
Stanley Park
4.8
False Creek ©
Water Body
False Creek
4.7
Granville Island ©
Must see
Granville Island
4.3

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