17 days in Canada Itinerary

17 days in Canada Itinerary

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Fly
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Vancouver
— 5 nights
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Fly to Calgary, Bus to Lake Louise Lakeshore, Taxi to Yoho National Park
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Yoho National Park
— 3 nights
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Calgary
— 5 nights
Fly
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Saskatoon
— 2 nights
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Vancouver

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.
We've included these beaches for you: Kitsilano Beach and English Bay Beach. Take a break from the city and head to Grouse Mountain and Vancouver Seawall. Next up on the itinerary: stroll around Stanley Park, discover the deep blue sea with Sea Dragon Charters, take in the views from Capilano Suspension Bridge Park, and stop by Juan the Psychic.

For other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Vancouver trip planner.

Sacramento, USA to Vancouver is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Sacramento in June, you will find days in Vancouver are colder (69°F), and nights are about the same (55°F). On the 6th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Yoho National Park.

Things to do in Vancouver

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Shopping

Side Trips

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Yoho National Park

Named after the Cree word used to express awe, Yoho National Park encompasses awe-inspiring natural wonders, including tall waterfalls, soaking peaks, and vertical rock walls attracting adrenaline junkies from around the globe.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Mon): explore the activities along Emerald Lake, then trek along Iceline Trail, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Takakkaw Falls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Wapta Falls, then steep yourself in history at Burgess Shale, and then trek along Paget Peak.

For other places to visit, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read Yoho National Park trip planner.

Do a combination of flight, bus, and taxi from Vancouver to Yoho National Park in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. The time zone difference when traveling from Vancouver to Yoho National Park is 1 hour. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Vancouver in June: high temperatures in Yoho National Park hover around 63°F and lows are around 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Wed) to allow time for the car ride to Calgary.

Things to do in Yoho National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature
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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.
Take a break from the city and head to Lake Minnewanka and Banff Fishing Unlimited. Venture out of the city with trips to Yamnuska Wolfdog Sanctuary (in Cochrane), Sulphur Mountain (in Banff National Park) and Elevation Gallery (in Canmore). And it doesn't end there: get to know the resident critters at The Calgary Zoo, steep yourself in history at Heritage Park Historical Village, look for gifts at Peasant Cheese Shop, and admire all the interesting features of Fort Calgary.

To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Calgary vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Yoho National Park to Calgary takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi and shuttle. Traveling from Yoho National Park in June, expect Calgary to be somewhat warmer, temps between 69°F and 47°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can travel to Saskatoon.

Things to do in Calgary

Parks · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums · Nature

Side Trips

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Saskatoon

Paris of the Prairies

Saskatchewan's largest city, Saskatoon remains compact and manageable enough for easy exploration on foot or by bicycle.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Tue): admire the natural beauty at Floral Acres Greenhouse, then look for all kinds of wild species at Beaver Creek Conservation Area, then see the interesting displays at Western Development Museum, and finally identify plant and animal life at Meewasin Valley. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take an in-depth tour of Wanuskewin Heritage Park, then walk around Saskatoon Forestry Farm Park & Zoo, and then gain insight at University of Saskatchewan.

To see where to stay, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Saskatoon trip planner.

Getting from Calgary to Saskatoon by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Calgary to Saskatoon due to the time zone difference. In June, daily temperatures in Saskatoon can reach 72°F, while at night they dip to 49°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Saskatoon

Parks · Museums · Wildlife · Zoos & Aquariums
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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.