8 days in Canada Itinerary

8 days in Canada Itinerary

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Start: Philadelphia
Fly:  4 h 45 min
1
Montreal, Quebec
— 1 night
Fly:  7 h
2
Vancouver
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Whistler
— 1 night
+3
Fly + Foot + Subway + Fly:  12 h
4
Churchill
— 2 nights
Fly:  16 h 45 min
End: Philadelphia

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Montreal, Quebec

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 16th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saint Joseph's Oratory of Mount Royal. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Notre-Dame Basilica, don't miss a visit to Place d'Armes, then have some family-friendly fun at Maniax, and finally get a new perspective on nature at Biodome de Montreal.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Montreal trip simple and quick.

Philadelphia, USA to Montreal is an approximately 5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Philadelphia in April, expect Montreal to be slightly colder, temps between 51°F and 36°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can travel to Vancouver.

Things to do in Montreal

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games
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Notre-Dame Basilica ©
Notre-Dame Basilica
Saint Joseph's Oratory of Mount Royal ©
Saint Joseph's Oratory of Mount Royal
Biodome de Montreal ©
Biodome de Montreal

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Vancouver

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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): walk around Stanley Park and then take in the dramatic natural features at Vancouver Seawall. On your second day here, snap pictures at Capilano Suspension Bridge Park and then take a stroll through Granville Island.

To see reviews, maps, photos, and more tourist information, use the Vancouver trip site.

You can fly from Montreal to Vancouver in 7 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Montreal to Vancouver is minus 3 hours. Traveling from Montreal in April, things will get somewhat warmer in Vancouver: highs are around 57°F and lows about 45°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Whistler.

Things to do in Vancouver

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trip

Capilano Suspension Bridge Park
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Stanley Park ©
Stanley Park
Granville Island ©
Granville Island
Capilano Suspension Bridge Park ©
Capilano Suspension Bridge Park

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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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Mon): make a trip to Whistler Sliding Centre and then ski along the peaceful trails at Whistler Blackcomb.

For other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Whistler trip website.

Drive from Vancouver to Whistler in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. Traveling from Vancouver in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Whistler, with lows of 34°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can travel to Churchill.

Things to do in Whistler

Nature Parks Outdoors
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Whistler Blackcomb ©
Whistler Blackcomb
Whistler Sliding Centre ©
Whistler Sliding Centre

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Churchill

Churchill ©
Churchill is a town in northern Manitoba, Canada on the west shore of Hudson Bay, roughly 110km from the Manitoba–Nunavut border. Miss Piggy Plane Wreck has been added to your itinerary. On the 21st (Tue), get engrossed in the history at Eskimo Museum, then don't miss a visit to Miss Piggy Plane Wreck, and then explore the galleries of Discover Churchill. On the 22nd (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at Prince of Wales Fort, then take in the pleasant sights at Bay Shore Road, and then look for gifts at Arctic Trading Company.

To find photos, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Churchill road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Whistler to Churchill takes 12 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Whistler in April, with highs in Churchill at 19°F and lows at 3°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Churchill

Shopping Museums Historic Sites
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Miss Piggy Plane Wreck ©
Miss Piggy Plane Wreck
Discover Churchill ©
Discover Churchill
Arctic Trading Company ©
Arctic Trading Company

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