15 days in Canada Itinerary

15 days in Canada Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
Train + Fly:  9 h 45 min
1
Toronto
— 3 nights
Train:  2 h
2
Niagara Falls
— 2 nights
Train + Fly:  8 h 30 min
3
Calgary
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
4
Banff National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
5
Jasper National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  5 h 15 min
6
Kamloops
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 45 min
7
Vancouver
— 2 nights
Fly + Train:  12 h 15 min
End: London

3
nights
Toronto

Toronto
Possibly the world's most diverse city, Toronto houses over 80 ethnic communities speaking nearly 150 different languages or dialects.
Toronto is known for zoos & aquariums, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to CN Tower, step off the mainland to explore Toronto Island Park, step into the grandiose world of Casa Loma, and browse the eclectic array of goods at St. Lawrence Market.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Toronto trip planner.

London, UK to Toronto is an approximately 10- hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and ferry; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is minus 5 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Toronto can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Toronto

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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CN Tower
CN Tower
The Distillery District ©
The Distillery District
Casa Loma ©
Casa Loma

2
nights
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls
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.
To see where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Niagara Falls trip planner.

You can drive from Toronto to Niagara Falls in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in May, and nighttime lows around 11°C. You will have some time to spend on the 7th (Fri) before leaving for Calgary.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Nature Parks Shopping

Side Trip

Niagara-on-the-Lake
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Horseshoe Falls
Horseshoe Falls
Journey Behind the Falls ©
Journey Behind the Falls
Skylon Tower ©
Skylon Tower

1
night
Calgary

Calgary
Known as the "Stampede City" thanks to its world-famous annual rodeo, Calgary remains a tale of two cities.
For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Calgary tour planner.

Traveling by combination of train and flight from Niagara Falls to Calgary takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, and flight; or drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Niagara Falls to Calgary due to the time zone difference. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Niagara Falls in May, with highs in Calgary at 19°C and lows at 3°C. You'll set off for Banff National Park on the 8th (Sat).

Things to do in Calgary

Outdoors Parks Tours
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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.
Banff National Park is known for nature, trails, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at Moraine Lake, admire the masterpieces at Mountain Galleries at the Fairmont Banff Springs, take a memorable drive along Bow Valley Parkway, and trek along Johnston Canyon.

To see traveler tips, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read Banff National Park day trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Calgary to Banff National Park takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Calgary in May; daily highs in Banff National Park reach 15°C and lows reach -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) to allow time to take a bus to Jasper National Park.

Things to do in Banff National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Moraine Lake ©
Moraine Lake
Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise ©
Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise
Bow Valley Parkway ©
Bow Valley Parkway

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 11th (Tue): hike along Maligne Canyon, then contemplate the waterfront views at Honeymoon Lake, then explore the stunning scenery at Sunwapta Falls, and finally admire the sheer force of Athabasca Falls.

To find reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Jasper National Park itinerary planner.

You can take a bus from Banff National Park to Jasper National Park in 3 hours. Another option is to drive. When traveling from Banff National Park in May, plan for somewhat warmer days in Jasper National Park, with highs around 20°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 0°C. You will have some time to spend on the 12th (Wed) before leaving for Kamloops.

Things to do in Jasper National Park

Nature Parks Outdoors
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Maligne Canyon ©
Maligne Canyon
Sunwapta Falls ©
Sunwapta Falls
Athabasca Falls ©
Athabasca Falls

1
night
Kamloops

Kamloops ©
Frequent host of major sporting events, Kamloops calls itself the "Tournament Capital of Canada." Visitors come to watch curling and skating competitions, as well as fly fishing championships, bike races, and hockey tournaments.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Wed): walk around Riverside Park - Centre of the City.

To find other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Kamloops trip builder app.

Drive from Jasper National Park to Kamloops in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and shuttle; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 1 hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Vancouver.

Things to do in Kamloops

Parks
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Riverside Park - Centre of the City ©
Riverside Park - Centre of the City

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Thu): take in the views from Capilano Suspension Bridge Park and then kick back and relax at Kitsilano Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: walk around Stanley Park and then explore the striking landscape at Vancouver Seawall.

For maps, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Vancouver trip planner.

You can do a combination of shuttle and flight from Kamloops to Vancouver in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in May, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Vancouver

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Beaches

Side Trip

Capilano Suspension Bridge Park
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Stanley Park ©
Stanley Park
Capilano Suspension Bridge Park ©
Capilano Suspension Bridge Park
Vancouver Aquarium ©
Vancouver Aquarium

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