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.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): get your game on at Levelup Reality, examine the collection at Hockey Hall of Fame, hunt for treasures at St. Lawrence Market, take in the spiritual surroundings of St James Anglican Cathedral, then take a stroll through The Distillery District, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Eskimo Art Gallery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Gibraltar Point Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Kew-Balmy Beach, wander the streets of Cabbagetown, then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Toronto Zoo, then steep yourself in history at Spadina Museum, and finally admire the striking features of Casa Loma.

For maps, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Toronto road trip planning tool.

Montreal to Toronto is an approximately 4-hour combination of flight and ferry. You can also take a train; or drive. In May in Toronto, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 11°C at night. On the 25th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Sault Ste. Marie.

Things to do in Toronto

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

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Sault Ste. Marie, Canada

Near the U.S./Canada border, Sault Ste.
On the 25th (Mon), trek along Sault ste Marie Boardwalk.

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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. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Sault Ste. Marie when traveling from Toronto in May, with lows around 6°C. You will have some time to spend on the 26th (Tue) before leaving for Thunder Bay.

Things to do in Sault Ste. Marie

Parks · Trails · 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): sample the tasty concoctions at Sleeping Giant Brewing Company and then identify plant and animal life at Mission Island Marsh Conservation Area.

For reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Thunder Bay visit planner.

Getting from Sault Ste. Marie to Thunder Bay by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect little chillier evenings in Thunder Bay when traveling from Sault Ste. Marie in May, with lows around 2°C. You will have some time to spend on the 27th (Wed) before leaving for Winnipeg.

Things to do in Thunder Bay

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Historic Sites

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.
Kick off your visit 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, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Winnipeg day trip tool.

You can drive from Thunder Bay to Winnipeg in 9 hours. Other options are to 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, Winnipeg is a bit warmer at night with lows of 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can travel to Regina.

Things to do in Winnipeg

Historic Sites · Museums
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): take in the exciting artwork at Yvette Moore Fine Art Gallery, contemplate the long history of Tunnels of Moose Jaw, immerse yourself in nature at Wakamow Valley, 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 see reviews, maps, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Regina trip planner.

You can fly from Winnipeg to Regina in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Winnipeg in May since evenings lows in Regina dip to 4°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to travel to Calgary.

Things to do in Regina

Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Historic Sites

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.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sat): take a memorable tour with Tours, get a new perspective on nature at Bow Habitat Station & Sam Livingston Fish Hatchery, admire nature's wide array of creatures at The Calgary Zoo, steep yourself in history at Fort Calgary, then explore the world behind art at Glenbow Museum, and finally step off the mainland to explore Prince's Island Park.

For photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Calgary tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Regina to Calgary takes 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. When traveling from Regina in May, plan for slightly colder days in Calgary, with highs around 19°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Edmonton.

Things to do in Calgary

Outdoors · Wildlife · 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.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Sun): take a stroll through Whyte Avenue, get in on the family fun at Fort Edmonton Park, appreciate the extensive heritage of 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.

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Traveling by car from Calgary to Edmonton takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in May, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) so you can travel to Banff National Park.

Things to do in Edmonton

Shopping · Parks · Neighborhoods · Theme Parks
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.
On the 1st (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get into the urban bustle at Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity, tee off at Banff Springs Golf Course, get great views at Little Beehive, then take in the exciting artwork at Canada House Art Gallery, then take in the exciting artwork at Willock & Sax Gallery, and finally admire the sheer force of Bow Falls.

To see maps, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Banff National Park trip planner.

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 slightly colder, 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 · Trails · Nature

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), get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, take a leisurely stroll along Gellatly Bay Aquatic Park, kick back and relax at Boyce-Gyro Beach Park, then cool off at H2O Adventure + Fitness Centre, then explore the activities along Lake Okanagan, and finally learn about winemaking at Summerhill Pyramid Winery. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll through Kettle Valley Steam Railway, enjoy the sand and surf at Powell Beach, kick back and relax at Three Mile Beach, look for gifts at Penticton Visitor Centre, then learn about winemaking at Sumac Ridge Estate Winery, and finally do a tasting at Off The Grid Organic Winery.

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Getting from Banff National Park to Kelowna by combination of shuttle and flight takes about 7 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to travel to Vancouver.

Things to do in Kelowna

Outdoors · Parks · Wineries · 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. On the next day, enjoy the sand and surf at Sunset Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Kitsilano Beach, take a stroll through Granville Island, then kick back and relax at English Bay Beach, then walk around Stanley Park, and finally snap pictures at Capilano Suspension Bridge Park.

For traveler tips, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Vancouver online trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Kelowna to Vancouver by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. June in Vancouver sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 15°C at night. You'll set off for San Francisco on the 7th (Sun).

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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Alcatraz Island and Fisherman's Wharf. Head to Union Square and City Lights Booksellersfor plenty of shopping. Venture out of the city with trips to Safari West (in Santa Rosa), St. Helena (Modus Operandi Cellars & VGS Chateau Potelle) and Bodega Dunes (in Bodega). There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Golden Gate Bridge, get curious at California Academy of Sciences, appreciate the extensive heritage of Filbert Street Stairs, and visit SoMa.

For reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the San Francisco holiday maker.

Traveling by flight from Vancouver to San Francisco takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in June, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can 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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Thu): wander the streets of Montana Avenue, shop like a local with Third Street Promenade, look for all kinds of wild species at Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area, look for all kinds of wild species at Ballona Wetlands, then kick back and relax at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, and finally shop like a local with Abbot Kinney Boulevard. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Fri): discover the magic at Disney California Adventure Park, look for all kinds of wild species at Oak Canyon Nature Center, make an unforgettable trip to Disneyland Park, then shop like a local with The Disney Gallery, then kick back and relax at Santa Monica State Beach, and finally stroll through Santa Monica Bay.

For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Los Angeles trip website.

Fly from San Francisco to Los Angeles in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, Los Angeles is somewhat warmer than San Francisco - with highs of 30°C and lows of 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to drive 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.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Sat): get to know the resident critters at San Diego Zoo, get to know the fascinating history of Old Town San Diego State Historic Park, kick back and relax at La Jolla Cove, appreciate the extensive heritage of Razor Point and Beach Trail Loop, then immerse yourself in nature at Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve, and finally visit a coastal fixture at Old Point Loma Lighthouse.

For reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our San Diego itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Los Angeles to San Diego takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. While traveling from Los Angeles, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in San Diego, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 20°C. On the 14th (Sun), you'll travel 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 find photos, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Rosarito trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel 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 · Beaches · Parks
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): get outside with Bar 10 Ranch Activities, explore the stunning scenery at Inner Canyon, engage your brain at Yavapai Geology Museum, then trek along Rim Trail, then take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, and finally explore the stunning scenery at North Rim Visitor Center. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Tonto Trail, trek along Grandview Trail, stroll through North Kaibab Trail, tour the pleasant surroundings at South Kaibab Trail, then take in breathtaking views at Yavapai Point, and finally make a trip to Grand Canyon Village.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park day trip planning tool.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Rosarito to Grand Canyon National Park. The time zone difference when traveling from Rosarito to Grand Canyon National Park is 1 hour. When traveling from Rosarito in June, plan for a bit warmer days in Grand Canyon National Park, with highs around 34°C, while nights are slightly colder with lows around 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.