60 days in Canada Itinerary

60 days in Canada Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Canada tour itinerary builder

Make it your trip
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Toronto
— 5 nights
Drive
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Niagara Falls
— 5 nights
Drive
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Port Stanley
— 4 nights
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Drive to Lester B. Pearson International Airport, Fly to Calgary International Airport, Drive to Banff National Park
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Banff National Park
— 7 nights
Bus
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Jasper National Park
— 7 nights
Bus to Edmonton, Fly to Mont Joli
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Rimouski
— 2 nights
Drive
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Gaspe
— 2 nights
Fly
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Quebec City
— 5 nights
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Montreal
— 6 nights
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Gananoque
— 1 night
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Ottawa
— 4 nights
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Algonquin Provincial Park
— 3 nights
Drive
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Bala
— 4 nights
Drive
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Blue Mountains
— 4 nights
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Toronto

— 5 nights

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.
Toronto is known for zoos & aquariums, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to CN Tower, get to know the fascinating history of The Distillery District, explore the historical opulence of Casa Loma, and engage your brain at Ontario Science Centre.

To see ratings, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Toronto vacation planner.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Toronto. In March, daily temperatures in Toronto can reach 3°C, while at night they dip to -3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can go by car to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Toronto

Museums · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks
Find places to stay Mar 1 — 6:

Niagara Falls

— 5 nights
Indisputably one of the world's most impressive natural sights, Niagara Falls straddle the United States/Canada border, marking the spot at which a thundering river plunges over a major escarpment.
Niagara Falls is known for nature, theme parks, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic scenery at Niagara Falls Canada, learn about winemaking at Rancourt Winery, take a memorable drive along Niagra Parkway, and identify plant and animal life at Butterfly Conservatory.

For where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Niagara Falls attractions planner.

You can drive from Toronto to Niagara Falls in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In March, plan for daily highs up to 4°C, and evening lows to -5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can travel to Port Stanley.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks · Nature · Wineries · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 6 — 11:

Port Stanley

— 4 nights
Port Stanley is a community in the Municipality of Central Elgin, Ontario, Elgin County, located on the north shore of Lake Erie at the mouth of Kettle Creek. Get out of town with these interesting Port Stanley side-trips: Backus Woods (in Port Rowan), Wholesome Pickins Market and Bakery (in Delhi) and Elevation Mountain Bike Camps & Coaching (in Turkey Point). The adventure continues: grab your bike and head to Lynn Valley Trail, admire the natural beauty at Moore Water Gardens, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Old St Thomas Church, and see the interesting displays at Elgin County Museum.

For maps, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Port Stanley route planner.

Drive from Niagara Falls to Port Stanley in 2.5 hours. In March in Port Stanley, expect temperatures between 3°C during the day and -6°C at night. On the 15th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Banff National Park.

Things to do in Port Stanley

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 11 — 15:

Banff National Park

— 7 nights
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.
categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_an_exhilarating_day_on_the_slopes_at. The adventure continues: get a dose of the wild on Kingmik Dog Sled Tours, relax and rejuvenate at Cedar & Sage Co. Banff's Holistic Lounge, steep yourself in history at Cave and Basin National Historic Site, and hike along Johnston Canyon.

To find ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Banff National Park route planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Port Stanley to Banff National Park. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Port Stanley to Banff National Park due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Port Stanley in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Banff National Park, with lows of -9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to catch the bus to Jasper National Park.

Things to do in Banff National Park

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports · Wildlife
Find places to stay Mar 15 — 22:

Jasper National Park

— 7 nights
The largest national park in the Canadian Rockies, sprawling Jasper National Park encompasses more than 10,000 sq km (4,200 sq mi) of largely unspoiled mountain wilderness.
Take a break from Jasper National Park with a short trip to Hinton Nordic Centre in Hinton, about 1h 5 min away. The adventure continues: stroll through Marmot Basin Ski Area, get all the equipment you need at On-Line Sport & Tackle, explore the stunning scenery at Maligne Canyon, and head outdoors with Lac Beauvert.

To find maps, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Jasper National Park trip builder.

Getting from Banff National Park to Jasper National Park by bus takes about 4.5 hours. March in Jasper National Park sees daily highs of 5°C and lows of -9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Rimouski.

Things to do in Jasper National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Mar 22 — 29:

Rimouski

— 2 nights
Rimouski is a city in Quebec, Canada. On the 30th (Tue), pause for some photo ops at Le Grand Rassemblement and then get a dose of the wild on Meriscope. On the next day, head outdoors with Plage de l'Anse-aux-Coques, admire the striking features of Site historique de la maison Lamontagne, and then indulge in some personalized pampering at Talo Spa.

To see ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Rimouski day trip website.

Do a combination of bus and flight from Jasper National Park to Rimouski in 15 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Jasper National Park to Rimouski due to the time zone difference. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) so you can go by car to Gaspe.

Things to do in Rimouski

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Spas

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 29 — 31:

Gaspe

— 2 nights
Gaspé is a city at the tip of the Gaspé Peninsula in the Gaspésie–Îles-de-la-Madeleine region of eastern Quebec, Canada. Start off your visit on the 1st (Thu): take in the dramatic natural features at Perce Rock, get to know the fascinating history of Berceau du Canada, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Le Sanctuaire Notre-Dame-de-Pointe-Navarre Shrine. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri): explore the striking landscape of Forillon National Park and then pause for some serene contemplation at Christ Roi Cathedral.

To find other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read Gaspe trip planner.

Getting from Rimouski to Gaspe by car takes about 6 hours. Other options: take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Gaspe are -1°C, while nighttime lows are -13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) to allow time to travel to Quebec City.

Things to do in Gaspe

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Mar 31 — Apr 2:

Quebec City

— 5 nights
With a World Heritage-listed old town, Quebec City remains a walkable and safe hub of culture, commerce, and education offering a blend of fascinating history and a range of tourist-oriented activities.
Quebec City is known for historic sites, nature, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get to know the fascinating history of Old Quebec, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilique Cathedrale - Notre-Dame-de-Quebec, witness the site of a historic battle at The Battlefields Park, and learn about all things military at La Citadelle de Quebec.

For reviews, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read Quebec City road trip planning tool.

Getting from Gaspe to Quebec City by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Gaspe in April, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Quebec City, with lows around 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Montreal.

Things to do in Quebec City

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums · Parks
Find places to stay Apr 2 — 7:

Montreal

— 6 nights

Quebec's Metropolis

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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Montreal: Domaine Saint-Bernard (in Mont Tremblant), Eglise Saint-Eustache (in Saint-Eustache) and Alaskan Adventure Dog Sledding (in Arundel). There's still lots to do: get a new perspective on nature at Biodome de Montreal, make a trip to Old Montreal, examine the collection at McCord Museum, and get engrossed in the history at Pointe-a-Calliere, Montreal Archaeology and History Complex.

To find maps, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read our Montreal planner.

Traveling by car from Quebec City to Montreal takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In April in Montreal, expect temperatures between 12°C during the day and 2°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to drive to Gananoque.

Things to do in Montreal

Museums · Parks · Tours · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 7 — 13:

Gananoque

— 1 night
Gananoque is a town in the Leeds and Grenville area of Ontario, Canada. On the 14th (Wed), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. John's Catholic Church, explore the galleries of Heather Haynes Gallery, then stop by Handworks Gifts and Gallery, and finally contemplate the long history of Gananoque Clock Tower.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Gananoque trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can drive from Montreal to Gananoque in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Montreal to Gananoque, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Montreal, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Gananoque, ranging from highs of 16°C to lows of 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can go by car to Ottawa.

Things to do in Gananoque

Shopping · Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Apr 13 — 14:

Ottawa

— 4 nights

Silicon Valley North

A major center of technology nicknamed "Silicon Valley North," Ottawa offers visitors a modern flavor with its range of trendy hotels, shops, and restaurants.
Ottawa is known for museums, nature, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at Canadian Museum of Nature, sample some tasty brews at a beer tour and tasting, explore the activities along Rideau Canal National Historic Site, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Notre Dame Basilica.

To see where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Ottawa trip tool.

Drive from Gananoque to Ottawa in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Gananoque to Ottawa, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Gananoque in April, you will find days in Ottawa are slightly colder (11°C), and nights are about the same (0°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Algonquin Provincial Park.

Things to do in Ottawa

Museums · Breweries & Distilleries · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Apr 14 — 18:

Algonquin Provincial Park

— 3 nights
Sandwiched between Georgian Bay and the Ottawa River, Algonquin Provincial Park is the oldest provincial park in Canada and a stunning outdoor playground that draws crowds of nature enthusiasts with its biodiversity.
categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_an_exhilarating_day_on_the_slopes_at. There's lots more to do: hit the slopes at Fen Lake Ski Trail, stroll around Canisbay Lake Day Use Area, look for all kinds of wild species at Tea Lake Dam Picnic Area, and contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Opeongo.

To find ratings, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, use the Algonquin Provincial Park travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Ottawa to Algonquin Provincial Park in 5.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and car. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Ottawa in April since evenings lows in Algonquin Provincial Park dip to -4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to travel to Bala.

Things to do in Algonquin Provincial Park

Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports · Nature
Find places to stay Apr 18 — 21:

Bala

— 4 nights
Bala is known for wineries, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: indulge in some personalized pampering at Active Turtle, do a tasting at Johnston's Cranberry Marsh & Muskoka Lakes Winery, relax in the rural setting at Iroquois Cranberry Growers, and examine the collection at Muskoka Lakes Museum.

For traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Bala vacation planning tool.

Drive from Algonquin Provincial Park to Bala in 4 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can go by car to Blue Mountains.

Things to do in Bala

Museums · Parks · Outdoors · Shopping

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 21 — 25:

Blue Mountains

— 4 nights
Named after the shady peak that dominates its background, Blue Mountains sits between alpine playgrounds and an appealing coastline.
Explore Blue Mountains' surroundings by going to Parry Sound (Rotary Algonquin Regiment Fitness Trail & Georgian Nordic Outdoor Activity Centre), At Last Adventures (in Owen Sound) and Bayside Astronomy (in Lion's Head). The adventure continues: soothe aching muscles at The Barn Cooperative Network, experience the excitement of Ridge Runner Mountain Coaster, stop by Al Ferri and Sons, and get outside with Eagle Adventures Experience.

To find photos, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Blue Mountains online driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Bala to Blue Mountains takes 2 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Blue Mountains

Outdoors · Winter Sports · Parks · Spas

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 25 — 29:

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.

Quebec travel guide

4.3
Historic Walking Areas · Churches · Landmarks
Canada's only predominately French-speaking province, Quebec boasts a French heritage that not only sets it apart from other parts of this sprawling country, but also from the rest of the continent. A trip to Quebec allows tourists to discover a land with a European look and feel, which you can best appreciate by immersing yourself in the region's bistro culture. Like the rest of Canada, this province features impressive natural attractions, which many choose to discover on a network of nearly 3,500 km (2,100 mi) of bicycle paths. For an urban experience, add Montreal to your Quebec sightseeing itinerary and discover a busy metropolis with a perfect blend of history-steeped neighborhoods and trendy districts offering modern distractions for every traveler's taste.

Muskoka Lakes travel guide

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Wineries & Vineyards · Golf Courses · Spas