5 days in Calgary & Salmon Arm Itinerary

5 days in Calgary & Salmon Arm Itinerary

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Calgary
— 3 nights
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Salmon Arm
— 1 night
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Calgary

Stampede City

Known as the "Stampede City" thanks to its world-famous annual rodeo, Calgary remains a tale of two cities.
Kids will appreciate attractions like The Calgary Zoo and Banff Springs Golf Course. Take a break from the city and head to Bow Falls and Prince's Island Park. When in Calgary, make a side trip to see The Spirit of Christmas in Banff, approximately Banff away. There's lots more to do: enjoy breathtaking views from Calgary Tower, explore the landscape on two wheels at Calgary Pathway System, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Minhas Brewery, and contemplate the long history of Fort Calgary.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Calgary trip itinerary site.

Vancouver to Calgary is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Vancouver to Calgary due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Vancouver in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Calgary, with lows of 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Salmon Arm.

Things to do in Calgary

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trip

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Salmon Arm

Salmon Arm is a city in the Shuswap Country of the Southern Interior of the Canadian province of British Columbia that has a population of 17,464 (2011). On the 4th (Sat), tee off at Shuswap National Golf Course, learn about winemaking at Marionette Winery, enjoy the sand and surf at Canoe Beach, then stroll around McGuire Lake Park, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Salmon Arm Bay Nature Enhancement Society.

For photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Salmon Arm trip builder site.

Getting from Calgary to Salmon Arm by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. While traveling from Calgary, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Salmon Arm, ranging from highs of 34°C to lows of 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Salmon Arm

Outdoors · Parks · Golf · Beaches
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