20 days in Canada Itinerary

20 days in Canada Itinerary

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Toronto
— 5 nights
2
Niagara Falls
— 5 nights
3
Ottawa
— 4 nights
4
Montreal
— 4 nights

5
nights
Toronto

Toronto ©
Possibly the world's most diverse city, Toronto houses over 80 ethnic communities speaking nearly 150 different languages or dialects.
Your day by day itinerary now includes CN Tower as well as Toronto Zoo. Your inner history buff will appreciate The Distillery District and Casa Loma. Do your shopping at St. Lawrence Market and Yonge-Dundas Square. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Toronto: McMichael Canadian Art Collection (in Kleinburg), Cobourg Beach (in Cobourg) and Lynde Shores Conservation Area (in Whitby). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Royal Ontario Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Michael's Cathedral Basilica, look for gifts at Picard Peanuts, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Ripley's Aquarium of Canada.

To find ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Toronto trip app.

Istanbul, Turkey to Toronto is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Turkey Time to Eastern Standard Time is minus 8 hours. Traveling from Istanbul in December, expect Toronto to be slightly colder, temps between 2°C and -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Toronto

Parks · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Hilton Falls Conservation Area, Cobourg Beach, Picard Peanuts, McMichael Canadian Art Collection, Lynde Shores Conservation Area
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St. Lawrence Market ©
St. Lawrence Market
Casa Loma ©
Casa Loma
The Distillery District ©
The Distillery District

5
nights
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
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.
Get some historical perspective at Niagara River Recreation Trail and White Water Walk. Get a sense of the local culture at Niagara on the Lake Heritage District and Edward Spera Gallery. Take a break from Niagara Falls with a short trip to Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum in Mount Hope, about 1h 5 min away. The adventure continues: take in the dramatic scenery at Niagara Falls Canada, cruise along Niagra Parkway, learn about winemaking at Kacaba Vineyards Winery, and browse the exhibits of Irene MacKenzie at On the Lake Watercolours.

To find more things to do, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Niagara Falls online driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Toronto to Niagara Falls in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 3°C in December, and nighttime lows around -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can travel to Ottawa.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

Niagara-on-the-Lake, Kacaba Vineyards Winery, Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum
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Niagara Falls Canada ©
Niagara Falls Canada
Butterfly Conservatory ©
Butterfly Conservatory
Journey Behind the Falls ©
Journey Behind the Falls

4
nights
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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate National Gallery of Canada and Orange Art Gallery. Take a break from the city and head to Omega Park and Gatineau Park. There's much more to do: wander the streets of ByWard Market, look for all kinds of wild species at Morris Island Conservation Area, learn more about the world around you at Canadian Museum of Nature, and take an in-depth tour of Canadian War Museum.

To find more things to do, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Ottawa trip planning tool.

Traveling by combination of train and flight from Niagara Falls to Ottawa takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Niagara Falls in December: high temperatures in Ottawa hover around -2°C and lows are around -9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can go by car to Montreal.

Things to do in Ottawa

Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Gatineau, Omega Park
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Canadian War Museum ©
Canadian War Museum
Parliament Hill and Buildings ©
Parliament Hill and Buildings
National Gallery of Canada ©
National Gallery of Canada

4
nights
Montreal

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.
Do your shopping at Jean-Talon Market and Galerie d'art Blanche. Your inner history buff will appreciate Notre-Dame Basilica and Saint Joseph's Oratory of Mount Royal. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Montreal: Nature Centre (Le Centre de la nature) (in Laval), Lolipop (in Val David) and Tremblant (in Mont Tremblant). Next up on the itinerary: get a new perspective on nature at Biodome de Montreal, admire the masterpieces at Musee des beaux-arts de Montreal, wander the streets of Rue Ste.-Catherine, and learn about winemaking at Vignoble Kobloth & Microbrasserie Ross Stall.

For photos, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Montreal online vacation planner.

You can drive from Ottawa to Montreal in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around -1°C in December, and nighttime lows around -7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Montreal

Museums · Parks · Shopping

Side Trips

Nature Centre (Le Centre de la nature), Vignoble Kobloth & Microbrasserie Ross Stall, Lolipop, Tremblant
Find places to stay Dec 29 — Jan 2:
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Notre-Dame Basilica ©
Notre-Dame Basilica
Musee des beaux-arts de Montreal ©
Musee des beaux-arts de Montreal
Saint Joseph's Oratory of Mount Royal ©
Saint Joseph's Oratory of Mount Royal

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