8 days in Canada Itinerary

8 days in Canada Itinerary

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Toronto
— 3 nights
2
Ottawa
— 1 night
3
Vancouver
— 3 nights

3
nights
Toronto

Toronto ©
Possibly the world's most diverse city, Toronto houses over 80 ethnic communities speaking nearly 150 different languages or dialects.
Casa Loma and Royal Ontario Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like CN Tower and The Distillery District. There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at Hockey Hall of Fame, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Ripley's Aquarium of Canada, engage your brain at Ontario Science Centre, and make a trip to Harbourfront Centre.

To find other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Toronto day trip app.

San Diego, USA to Toronto is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and car. Traveling from San Diego to Toronto, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 80°F in July, and nighttime lows around 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Ottawa.

Things to do in Toronto

Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums
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Casa Loma ©
Casa Loma
The Distillery District ©
The Distillery District
Royal Ontario Museum
Royal Ontario Museum

1
night
Ottawa

Ottawa ©
A major center of technology nicknamed "Silicon Valley North," Ottawa offers visitors a modern flavor with its range of trendy hotels, shops, and restaurants.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Mon): ponder the world of politics at Parliament Hill and Buildings, then examine the collection at National Gallery of Canada, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Notre Dame Basilica.

To see where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Ottawa journey planning site.

Traveling by combination of ferry and flight from Toronto to Ottawa takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 79°F in July, and nighttime lows around 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to travel to Vancouver.

Things to do in Ottawa

Historic Sites · Museums
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Parliament Hill and Buildings ©
Parliament Hill and Buildings
National Gallery of Canada ©
National Gallery of Canada
Notre Dame Basilica ©
Notre Dame Basilica

3
nights
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Granville Island and Gastown. You'll get in some beach time at Kitsilano Beach and Spanish Banks. There's lots more to do: stroll around Stanley Park, enjoy the sand and surf at English Bay Beach, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Vancouver Aquarium.

For ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read Vancouver tour itinerary maker tool.

You can fly from Ottawa to Vancouver in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and car. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 3 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 75°F, and evening lows to 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Vancouver

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
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Stanley Park ©
Stanley Park
Granville Island ©
Granville Island
Vancouver Aquarium ©
Vancouver Aquarium

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