27 days in Canada, United States & Rosarito Itinerary

27 days in Canada, United States & Rosarito Itinerary

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Toronto, Canada
— 2 nights
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Sault Ste. Marie, Canada
— 1 night
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Thunder Bay, Canada
— 1 night
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Winnipeg, Canada
— 1 night
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Regina, Canada
— 1 night
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Calgary, Canada
— 1 night
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Edmonton, Canada
— 1 night
Fly to Calgary, Shuttle to Banff National Park
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Banff National Park, Canada
— 2 nights
Shuttle to Calgary, Fly to Kelowna
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Kelowna, Canada
— 1 night
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Vancouver, Canada
— 3 nights
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San Francisco, United States
— 2 nights
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Los Angeles, United States
— 2 nights
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San Diego, United States
— 1 night
Fly to General Abelardo L. Rodríguez International Airport, Drive to Rosarito
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Rosarito, Mexico
— 1 night
Drive to General Abelardo L. Rodríguez International Airport, Fly to Grand Canyon National Park Airport
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Grand Canyon National Park, United States
— 2 nights
Bus to Flagstaff Amtrak, Fly to Montreal

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Toronto, Canada

New York City of Canada

Possibly the world's most diverse city, Toronto houses over 80 ethnic communities speaking nearly 150 different languages or dialects.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): have some family-friendly fun at Levelup Reality, examine the collection at Hockey Hall of Fame, hunt for treasures at St. Lawrence Market, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St James Anglican Cathedral, then appreciate the extensive heritage of The Distillery District, and finally view the masterpieces at Eskimo Art Gallery. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Gibraltar Point Beach, kick back and relax at Kew-Balmy Beach, wander the streets of Cabbagetown, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Toronto Zoo, then contemplate the long history of Spadina Museum, and finally step into the grandiose world of Casa Loma.

For photos, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Toronto itinerary site.

Montreal to Toronto is an approximately 4-hour combination of flight and ferry. You can also take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in May, and nighttime lows around 11°C. You will have some time to spend on the 25th (Mon) before leaving for Sault Ste. Marie.

Things to do in Toronto

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Shopping
Find places to stay May 23 — 25:

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Sault Ste. Marie, Canada

Near the U.S./Canada border, Sault Ste.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Mon): hike along Sault ste Marie Boardwalk.

To find where to stay, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Sault Ste. Marie journey planning tool.

Traveling by combination of ferry and flight from Toronto to Sault Ste. Marie takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Toronto in May, Sault Ste. Marie is a bit cooler at night with lows of 6°C. On the 26th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Thunder Bay.

Things to do in Sault Ste. Marie

Parks · Wildlife · Casinos · Outdoors
Find places to stay May 25 — 26:

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Thunder Bay, Canada

Canada's Gateway to the West

A welcome breath of civilization for travelers crossing the vast Canadian landscape between the two oceans, Thunder Bay represents a transportation hub linking the country's sprawling agricultural interior with the rest of the world.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Tue): indulge your thirst for a good beer at Sleeping Giant Brewing Company and then identify plant and animal life at Mission Island Marsh Conservation Area.

To see other places to visit, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read our Thunder Bay trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Sault Ste. Marie to Thunder Bay in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Sault Ste. Marie in May, Thunder Bay is little chillier at night with lows of 2°C. You will have some time to spend on the 27th (Wed) before leaving for Winnipeg.

Things to do in Thunder Bay

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

Find places to stay May 26 — 27:

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Winnipeg, Canada

Gateway to the West

At the confluence of two rivers, Winnipeg started out as a small trading post in an area inhabited by indigenous tribes for thousands of years before the European arrival.
On the 27th (Wed), examine the collection at Canadian Museum for Human Rights and then contemplate the long history of The Forks National Historic Site.

For ratings, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read Winnipeg journey planner.

Getting from Thunder Bay to Winnipeg by car takes about 9 hours. Other options: fly; or drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Thunder Bay to Winnipeg, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Thunder Bay in May, expect a bit warmer with lows of 8°C in Winnipeg. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Regina.

Things to do in Winnipeg

Museums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay May 27 — 28:

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Regina, Canada

Queen City

Named after Queen Victoria, cultured Regina serves as a provincial capital and boasts many manicured parks, which make it a pleasant place to visit throughout the year.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Thu): view the masterpieces at Yvette Moore Fine Art Gallery, steep yourself in history at Tunnels of Moose Jaw, admire the majestic nature at Wakamow Valley, then look for all kinds of wild species at Buffalo Pound Provincial Park, then identify plant and animal life at Saskatchewan Burrowing Owl Interpretive Centre, and finally putt your heart out at Squirrely Putt & Play.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, use the Regina route tool.

You can fly from Winnipeg to Regina in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Winnipeg in May, Regina is little chillier at night with lows of 4°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to travel to Calgary.

Things to do in Regina

Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 28 — 29:

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Calgary, Canada

Stampede City

Known as the "Stampede City" thanks to its world-famous annual rodeo, Calgary remains a tale of two cities.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Sat): see what you can catch with a fishing tour, learn more about the world around you at Bow Habitat Station & Sam Livingston Fish Hatchery, meet the residents at The Calgary Zoo, stroll around Fort Calgary, then see the interesting displays at Glenbow Museum, and finally walk around Prince's Island Park.

To see more things to do, reviews, maps, and tourist information, go to the Calgary trip itinerary planning app.

Fly from Regina to Calgary in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Regina to Calgary is minus 1 hour. While traveling from Regina, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Calgary, ranging from highs of 19°C to lows of 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Edmonton.

Things to do in Calgary

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Parks
Find places to stay May 29 — 30:

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Edmonton, Canada

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.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sun): wander the streets of Whyte Avenue, find something for the whole family at Fort Edmonton Park, visit Old Strathcona, then buy something for everyone on your list at West Edmonton Mall, then find something for the whole family at World Waterpark, and finally get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Marine Life.

To see where to stay, photos, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Edmonton trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Calgary to Edmonton in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Edmonton can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Sun) early enough to travel to Banff National Park.

Things to do in Edmonton

Shopping · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Museums
Find places to stay May 30 — 31:

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Banff National Park, Canada

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 ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Mon): get into the urban bustle at Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity, play a few rounds at Banff Springs Golf Course, take some stellar pictures from Little Beehive, then explore the galleries of Canada House Art Gallery, then stop by Willock & Sax Gallery, and finally admire the sheer force of Bow Falls.

For other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Banff National Park day trip planning website.

Traveling by combination of flight and shuttle from Edmonton to Banff National Park takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. Traveling from Edmonton in May, expect Banff National Park to be a bit cooler, temps between 15°C and -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) early enough to travel to Kelowna.

Things to do in Banff National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails

Side Trip

Find places to stay May 31 — Jun 2:

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Kelowna, Canada

Orchard City

At the heart of British Columbia's wine country, Kelowna is at once both urban and rural, featuring a modern downtown encircled by picturesque hills carpeted with vineyards and orchards.
On the 3rd (Wed), zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, take in the waterfront at Gellatly Bay Aquatic Park, stroll through Boyce-Gyro Beach Park, try out the rides at H2O Adventure + Fitness Centre, then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Okanagan, and finally do a tasting at Summerhill Pyramid Winery. On the 4th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: trek along Kettle Valley Steam Railway, tour the pleasant surroundings at Powell Beach, kick back and relax at Three Mile Beach, then look for gifts at Penticton Visitor Centre, then do a tasting at Sumac Ridge Estate Winery, and finally do a tasting at Off The Grid Organic Winery.

To see reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Kelowna trip itinerary site.

You can do a combination of shuttle and flight from Banff National Park to Kelowna in 7 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. Traveling from Banff National Park to Kelowna, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to travel to Vancouver.

Things to do in Kelowna

Wineries · Outdoors · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 2 — 4:

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Vancouver, Canada

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.
On the 4th (Thu), explore the activities along English Bay and then visit a coastal fixture at Brockton Point Lighthouse. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Sunset Beach, kick back and relax at Kitsilano Beach, wander the streets of Granville Island, enjoy the sand and surf at English Bay Beach, then stroll around Stanley Park, and finally snap pictures at Capilano Suspension Bridge Park.

For where to stay, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Vancouver trip itinerary maker app.

You can fly from Kelowna to Vancouver in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 15°C. On the 7th (Sun), you're off to San Francisco.

Things to do in Vancouver

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 4 — 7:

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San Francisco, United States

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Get a sense of the local culture at Alcatraz Island and SoMa. Head to Union Square and Ferry Plaza Farmers Marketfor plenty of shopping. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around San Francisco: St. Helena (Modus Operandi Cellars & VGS Chateau Potelle), Bodega Dunes (in Bodega) and Safari West (in Santa Rosa). There's still lots to do: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, see the interesting displays at SS Jeremiah O'Brien, don't miss a visit to Ferry Building Marketplace, and take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf.

To see more things to do, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the San Francisco trip maker.

Fly from Vancouver to San Francisco in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June in San Francisco, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Outdoors · Parks · Shopping · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 7 — 10:

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Los Angeles, United States

City of Angels

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Thu): take a stroll through Montana Avenue, get a taste of the local shopping with Third Street Promenade, look for all kinds of wild species at Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area, then look for all kinds of wild species at Ballona Wetlands, then kick back and relax at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, and finally wander the streets of Abbot Kinney Boulevard. On the 12th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make an unforgettable trip to Disney California Adventure Park, look for all kinds of wild species at Oak Canyon Nature Center, discover the magic at Disneyland Park, take in the exciting artwork at The Disney Gallery, then enjoy the sand and surf at Santa Monica State Beach, and finally kick back and relax at Santa Monica Bay.

To find maps, photos, and other tourist information, read Los Angeles trip itinerary tool.

Getting from San Francisco to Los Angeles by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from San Francisco in June; daily highs in Los Angeles reach 30°C and lows reach 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can go by car to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks · Shopping · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 10 — 13:

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San Diego, United States

America's Finest City

Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
On the 13th (Sat), get to know the resident critters at San Diego Zoo, admire the majestic nature at Old Town San Diego State Historic Park, tour the pleasant surroundings at La Jolla Cove, get to know the fascinating history of Razor Point and Beach Trail Loop, then admire the majestic nature at Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve, and finally enjoy the sea views from Old Point Loma Lighthouse.

To see ratings, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, use the San Diego trip builder tool.

You can drive from Los Angeles to San Diego in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. Traveling from Los Angeles in June, expect nights in San Diego to be about the same, around 20°C, while days are little chillier, around 26°C. On the 14th (Sun), you're off to Rosarito.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Outdoors
Find places to stay Jun 13 — 14:

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Rosarito, Mexico

Rosarito is a coastal resort city in the Mexican state of Baja California located approximately 10 miles south of the U.S. To see maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Rosarito online trip builder.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from San Diego to Rosarito. June in Rosarito sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 18°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Rosarito

Shopping · Museums · Wineries · Outdoors
Find places to stay Jun 14 — 15:

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The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Tue): head outdoors with Bar 10 Ranch Activities, explore the stunning scenery at Inner Canyon, see the interesting displays at Yavapai Geology Museum, trek along Rim Trail, then take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, and finally take in breathtaking views at North Rim Visitor Center. On your second day here, trek along Tonto Trail, hike along Grandview Trail, trek along North Kaibab Trail, then hike along South Kaibab Trail, then explore the stunning scenery at Yavapai Point, and finally don't miss a visit to Grand Canyon Village.

To find ratings, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park trip maker website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Rosarito to Grand Canyon National Park. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Rosarito to Grand Canyon National Park. While traveling from Rosarito, expect somewhat warmer days and little chillier nights in Grand Canyon National Park, ranging from highs of 34°C to lows of 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature
Find places to stay Jun 16 — 18:

Canada travel guide

4.6
Parks · Specialty Museums · Waterfalls
Most people remember their holiday in Canada by the country's great outdoors, yet this sprawling land of hulking mountains and rocky coastlines also boasts numerous modern cities, home to some of the world's finest dining, shopping, and entertainment options. Made for leisurely road trips, North America's biggest country features vast landscapes still unspoiled by mass tourism. A tour of Canada reveals a place packed with diverse cultures, living in tolerance and enjoying one of the highest standards of living in the world. If the vastness of those natural landscapes overwhelms you at any point during your Canada vacation, head to the openhearted cities of Vancouver, Toronto, or Montreal, ideal destinations for art lovers, history buffs, shopaholics, fashionistas, and impassioned foodies.

United States travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Beaches · Historic Sites
More than the country of car-packed streets seen in TV shows and movies, the United States of America is a complex and diverse home to over 300 million people living in a wide range of landscapes and climates. From its big-city skyscrapers to its sprawling natural parks, the country's ''melting pot'' combines many ethnic groups that share a strong sense of national identity despite their cultural differences. A country of road trips and big blue skies, the United States harbors orderly cities filled with restaurants, parks, museums, and innumerable sightseeing opportunities, as well as pristine natural areas perfect for a holiday in the great outdoors. To see as much as you can of this diverse land quickly, drive over some of the more than 6 million km (4 million mi) of highways leading through deserts, mountain peaks, fertile fields, and giant urban centers.

Baja California travel guide

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Swim with Dolphins · Fishing Charters & Tours · Beaches
A vacation in Baja California lets you discover one of the world's longest peninsulas, home to some of the most dramatic landscapes in Mexico. The area often feels like the middle of nowhere and boasts a relaxed and friendly atmosphere unmatched by the country's more popular tourist destinations. From vast deserts and dormant volcanoes, to old mission towns and rugged canyons, Baja California offers a wealth of outdoor activities guaranteed to meet the expectations of the most demanding of visitors. A tour of Baja California reveals a place still largely unspoiled by mass tourism, where it's possible to hike, camp, surf, sail, and go on deep-sea fishing expeditions without rubbing shoulders with thousands of other tourist.