27 days in Alberta Itinerary

27 days in Alberta Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Edmonton
— 3 nights
2
Jasper National Park
— 6 nights
3
Banff National Park
— 7 nights
4
Calgary
— 5 nights
5
Fort Macleod
— 1 night
6
Medicine Hat
— 1 night
7
Drumheller
— 3 nights

3
nights
Edmonton

Edmonton ©
Though it suffers from frigid temperatures for much of the year, Edmonton offers a range of tourist activities for all four seasons.
Spend the 3rd (Tue) exploring nature at Elk Island National Park. The adventure continues: explore the engaging exhibits at TELUS World of Science - Edmonton and sample the fine beverages at Strathcona Spirits Distillery.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Edmonton vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

London, UK to Edmonton is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Mountain Standard Time is minus 7 hours. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from London in November; daily highs in Edmonton reach °C and lows reach °C. You'll set off for Jasper National Park on the 5th (Thu).

Things to do in Edmonton

Parks Nature Museums
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Elk Island National Park ©
Elk Island National Park
TELUS World of Science - Edmonton ©
TELUS World of Science - Edmonton
Strathcona Spirits Distillery ©
Strathcona Spirits Distillery

6
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.
Jasper National Park is known for nature, scenic drive, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: relax and rejuvenate at Jasper Fitness & Aquatic Centre, see the interesting displays at The Den - Jasper's Wildlife Museum, see the sights as you ascend with Rockaboo Mountain Adventures, and relax and float downstream with Jasper Raft Tours.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read Jasper National Park trip itinerary maker site.

You can drive from Edmonton to Jasper National Park in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in November, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Banff National Park.

Things to do in Jasper National Park

Outdoors Parks Nature
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Athabasca Falls ©
Athabasca Falls
Jasper Fitness & Aquatic Centre ©
Jasper Fitness & Aquatic Centre
Jasper Food Tours ©
Jasper Food Tours

7
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Banff National Park side-trips: Canmore (Big Head Sculpture, Canmore Cave Tours, &more). categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_an_exhilarating_day_on_the_slopes_at. There's still lots to do: explore the activities along Vermilion Lakes, contemplate the long history of Cave and Basin National Historic Site, enjoy breathtaking views from Surprise Corner, and examine the collection at Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies.

To see maps, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Banff National Park trip maker tool.

Traveling by car from Jasper National Park to Banff National Park takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. While traveling from Jasper National Park, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Banff National Park, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can drive to Calgary.

Things to do in Banff National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Canmore
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Canmore Cave Tours ©
Canmore Cave Tours
 Sunshine Village ©
Sunshine Village
Vermilion Lakes ©
Vermilion Lakes

5
nights
Calgary

Calgary ©
Known as the "Stampede City" thanks to its world-famous annual rodeo, Calgary remains a tale of two cities.
Get out of town with these interesting Calgary side-trips: Cochrane (Just Imajan Art Gallery, Yamnuska Wolfdog Sanctuary, &more). And it doesn't end there: get to know the resident critters at The Calgary Zoo, head off the coast to Prince's Island Park, take in panoramic vistas at Calgary Tower, and contemplate the long history of Heritage Park Historical Village.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read Calgary driving holiday planning website.

You can drive from Banff National Park to Calgary in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Banff National Park in November, expect nights in Calgary to be about the same, around °C, while days are somewhat warmer, around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Fort Macleod.

Things to do in Calgary

Parks Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Cochrane
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Yamnuska Wolfdog Sanctuary ©
Yamnuska Wolfdog Sanctuary
The Calgary Zoo ©
The Calgary Zoo
Glenbow Museum ©
Glenbow Museum

1
night
Fort Macleod

Fort Macleod ©
Fort Macleod, originally named Macleod, is a town in the southwest corner of the province of Alberta, Canada. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Tue): take an in-depth tour of Claresholm & District Museum, thensee the interesting displays at The Fort (Museum of the North West Mounted Police), and then steep yourself in history at Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump World Heritage Site.

To find where to stay, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, use the Fort Macleod trip builder app.

Drive from Calgary to Fort Macleod in 2 hours. In November, daytime highs in Fort Macleod are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can travel to Medicine Hat.

Things to do in Fort Macleod

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Claresholm & District Museum
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Claresholm & District Museum ©
Claresholm & District Museum

1
night
Medicine Hat

Medicine Hat ©
Medicine Hat is a city in southeast Alberta, Canada. On the 25th (Wed), browse the fresh offerings at Medicine Hat Farmers' Market, take an in-depth tour of Esplanade Arts & Heritage Centre, thenindulge your thirst for a good beer at Medicine Hat Brewing Company, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at Hell's Basement.

For photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Medicine Hat trip planner.

You can drive from Fort Macleod to Medicine Hat in 2.5 hours. In November, Medicine Hat is slightly colder than Fort Macleod - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Drumheller.

Things to do in Medicine Hat

Breweries & Distilleries Nightlife Museums
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Hell's Basement ©
Hell's Basement
Esplanade Arts & Heritage Centre ©
Esplanade Arts & Heritage Centre
Medicine Hat Farmers' Market ©
Medicine Hat Farmers' Market

3
nights
Drumheller

Drumheller ©
Keep an eye out for prehistoric beasts lurking in dark corners during your trip to Drumheller.
On the 26th (Thu), examine the collection at Royal Tyrrell Museum, take in breathtaking views at Horsethief Canyon, and then make a trip to World's Largest Dinosaur. Keep things going the next day: explore the striking landscape at Hoodoos, take in the views from Rosedale Suspension Bridge, thentest your team's savvy at Escape This! Drumheller, and finally look for gifts at Dry Canyon Collectables.

For where to stay, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Drumheller visit website.

Drive from Medicine Hat to Drumheller in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of shuttle and taxi. In November, daily temperatures in Drumheller can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Drumheller

Parks Nature Museums
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Hoodoos ©
Hoodoos
Royal Tyrrell Museum ©
Royal Tyrrell Museum
World's Largest Dinosaur ©
World's Largest Dinosaur

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