15 days in Canada Itinerary

15 days in Canada Itinerary

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Start: Orlando
Fly:  11 h 15 min
1
Whistler
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Vancouver
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
3
Tofino, Vancouver Island
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h
4
Calgary
— 1 night
Bus:  3 h 15 min
5
Banff National Park
— 2 nights
Bus:  4 h 30 min
6
Jasper National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 15 min
7
Edmonton
— 1 night
Fly:  7 h 30 min
8
Montreal
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
9
Quebec City
— 1 night
Fly:  7 h 30 min
End: Orlando

2
nights
Whistler

Whistler ©
Home to one of the largest ski areas in North America, former logging town of Whistler provides activities and entertainment for avid nature lovers and adrenaline seekers.
On the 1st (Sat), stroll through Whistler Blackcomb and then admire the sheer force of Brandywine Falls Provincial Park. On the next day, get into the urban bustle at Squamish Lil'wat Cultural Centre, thenadmire the masterpieces at Audain Art Museum, and then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

For more things to do, photos, maps, and tourist information, read our Whistler trip planning app.

Orlando, USA to Whistler is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, subway, and bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 3 hours. Traveling from Orlando in April, expect Whistler to be cooler, temps between 53°F and 34°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Vancouver.

Things to do in Whistler

Nature Parks Winter Sports
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Whistler Blackcomb ©
Whistler Blackcomb
Brandywine Falls Provincial Park ©
Brandywine Falls Provincial Park
Audain Art Museum ©
Audain Art Museum

2
nights
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 3rd (Mon): stroll through Jericho Beach, admire all the interesting features of Bloedel Conservatory, and then see what you can catch with a fishing tour. Here are some ideas for day two: kick back and relax at Kitsilano Beach, make a trip to Granville Island, and then explore the activities along English Bay.

For more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Vancouver journey planning app.

Traveling by car from Whistler to Vancouver takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. Traveling from Whistler in May, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Vancouver, with lows around 51°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Tofino.

Things to do in Vancouver

Parks Outdoors Nature
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Fishing Charters & Tours
Granville Island ©
Granville Island
Jericho Beach ©
Jericho Beach

2
nights
Tofino, Vancouver Island

Tofino ©
A tiny settlement on Vancouver Island's wild western coastline, surfers' favorite Tofino occupies a scenic location at the edge of Clayoquot Sound, a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Wed): stroll through Wild Pacific Trail, kick back and relax at Long Beach, and then kick back and relax at Chesterman Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Thu): hike along Pacific Rim National Park.

To see more things to do, photos, maps, and tourist information, read Tofino trip itinerary builder tool.

You can fly from Vancouver to Tofino in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. While traveling from Vancouver, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Tofino, ranging from highs of 58°F to lows of 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Calgary.

Things to do in Tofino

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Wild Pacific Trail
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Wild Pacific Trail ©
Wild Pacific Trail
Pacific Rim National Park ©
Pacific Rim National Park
Chesterman Beach ©
Chesterman Beach

1
night
Calgary

Calgary ©
Known as the "Stampede City" thanks to its world-famous annual rodeo, Calgary remains a tale of two cities.
On the 7th (Fri), take an in-depth tour of Glenbow Museum, take a stroll through Stephen Avenue Walk, and then grab your bike and head to Calgary Pathway System.

For photos, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Calgary trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Tofino to Calgary by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Tofino to Calgary. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Tofino in May since evenings lows in Calgary dip to 38°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can take a bus to Banff National Park.

Things to do in Calgary

Museums Parks Trails
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Glenbow Museum ©
Glenbow Museum
Calgary Pathway System ©
Calgary Pathway System
Stephen Avenue Walk ©
Stephen Avenue Walk

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 8th (Sat), stroll through Sunshine Village. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the awesome beauty at Sulphur Mountain, tour the pleasant surroundings at Tunnel Mountain Trail, and then cruise along Bow Valley Parkway.

For maps, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read Banff National Park trip itinerary maker app.

You can take a bus from Calgary to Banff National Park in 3.5 hours. Another option is to take a shuttle. In May, Banff National Park is little chillier than Calgary - with highs of 56°F and lows of 30°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a bus to Jasper National Park.

Things to do in Banff National Park

Parks Outdoors Wildlife
Find places to stay May 7 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
 Sunshine Village ©
Sunshine Village
Tunnel Mountain Trail ©
Tunnel Mountain Trail
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.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Mon): contemplate the waterfront views at Moab Lake, take in the dramatic scenery at Sunwapta Falls, look for gifts at Experience Gourmet Living, thenfly down the slopes at Marmot Basin Ski Area, thenview the masterpieces at Jasper Art Gallery, and finally explore the activities along Pyramid and Patricia Lakes. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Maligne Lake, contemplate the waterfront views at Medicine Lake, and then head off the coast to Spirit Island.

To find where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Jasper National Park online tour planner.

Traveling by bus from Banff National Park to Jasper National Park takes 4.5 hours. When traveling from Banff National Park in May, plan for somewhat warmer days in Jasper National Park, with highs around 63°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 33°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can drive to Edmonton.

Things to do in Jasper National Park

Parks Nature Winter Sports
Find places to stay May 9 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
Marmot Basin Ski Area ©
Marmot Basin Ski Area
Sunwapta Falls ©
Sunwapta Falls
Maligne Lake ©
Maligne Lake

1
night
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 12th (Wed): steep yourself in history at John Walter Museum and then admire the natural beauty at Muttart Conservatory.

For traveler tips and tourist information, you can read our Edmonton holiday maker.

You can drive from Jasper National Park to Edmonton in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Jasper National Park in May since evenings lows in Edmonton dip to 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Montreal.

Things to do in Edmonton

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Highlights from your plan
Muttart Conservatory ©
Muttart Conservatory
John Walter Museum ©
John Walter Museum

1
night
Montreal

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.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Thu): appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Port of Montreal, thenmake a trip to Notre-Dame Basilica, thendon't miss a visit to Place d'Armes, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saint Joseph's Oratory of Mount Royal.

For traveler tips, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Montreal road trip planning site.

Traveling by flight from Edmonton to Montreal takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 2 hours. Traveling from Edmonton in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Montreal, with lows of 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Quebec City.

Things to do in Montreal

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks
Find places to stay May 12 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
Notre-Dame Basilica ©
Notre-Dame Basilica
Old Port of Montreal ©
Old Port of Montreal
Saint Joseph's Oratory of Mount Royal ©
Saint Joseph's Oratory of Mount Royal

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night
Quebec City

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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Fri): appreciate the extensive heritage of Breakneck Steps (L'Escalier Casse-Cou), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilique Cathedrale - Notre-Dame-de-Quebec, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupre.

For other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, use the Quebec City driving holiday planning app.

Traveling by car from Montreal to Quebec City takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. When traveling from Montreal in May, plan for little chillier days in Quebec City, with highs around 62°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 46°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Quebec City

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Basilica of Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupre
Find places to stay May 13 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Breakneck Steps (L'Escalier Casse-Cou) ©
Breakneck Steps (L'Escalier Casse-Cou)
Basilique Cathedrale - Notre-Dame-de-Quebec ©
Basilica of Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupre ©
Basilica of Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupre

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