Ideally, one should take at least one long trip per year in addition to few shorter trips. In reality, you may consider lucky and blessed as you look around, not everyone is able take such a long break to go for 13 days trip. Have a look at our picks for the 3 destinations that you may wish to consider, to Canada United States and Spain. The 13 days tour to Canada is in-Toronto and out-Vancouver, United States tour start from New York and end at San Francisco, thirdly the Spain + Morocco Tour is in and out Madrid. Regardless of your choices, all that matters is to contact us and talk with us for your trip.
Explore the best of two remarkable countries. You will visit 8 Spanish cities and 6 cities in Portugal. The tours start and conclude in Madrid. You will see Spain’s medieval towns: Cáceres, Seville, Ronda, Marbella, Tarifa, then take a ferry across the Strait of Gibraltar to Morocco for 6 nights, visiting the four imperial cities of Morocco – Fes, Meknes, Marrakesh and Rabat, as well as Casablanca and Tangier. Return to Spain and overnight in Marbella. Continue tour to Granada and the UNESCO World Heritage city of Toledo.
Day 1 Wed: Arrival in Madrid (No Meal)
Welcome to Madrid
Arrive in Madrid airport, welcome and assist by our local representative for your transfer to hotel.
Day 2 Thu: Madrid – Cáceres – Seville (Breakfast, Dinner)
Old Town of Cáceres
This morning, you will meet at the designated meeting point at 8.00am and travel to Cáceres, a city in the Extremadura region of western Spain. Upon arrival, enjoy your free time in Plaza Mayor, walk through the well-preserved old city and discover the medieval architecture of the UNESCO World Heritage site decorated with traces of Roman, Arabic and Christian influences. Lunch at your own before continuing your journey southwards to Seville, the capital of southern Spain’s Andalusia region. Free at own leisure.
Day 3 Fri: Seville (Breakfast, Lunch)
See the Beauty of Seville
Start your day with a morning city tour of Seville, visiting the typical Barrio de Santa Cruz with its narrow streets and alleys. Next, you will head to the beautiful Maria Luisa Park and visit the Plaza de España, which is one of the most impressive squares and buildings of Spain. The plaza was built in 1928 for the Ibero-American Exposition of 1929. Here, you can admire the canals, bridges, arches, fountains and the famous 48 azulejo benches, each representing a province of Spain. Then, proceed for a panoramic Sightseeing of the City. After the tour, you will have the afternoon to continue exploring Seville at your own pace.
Day 4 Sat: Seville – Ronda – Marbella (Breakfast, Dinner)
Free Time in the Mountain Top City
After breakfast, you will depart to the Route of the White Villages and Ronda, one of the oldest towns in Spain, famous worldwide for its dramatic escarpments and views, and for the deep El Tajo Gorge that carries the río Guadalevín through its centre. Free time to explore this scenic town at your own leisure. Thereafter, transfer to Marbella, a city and resort area on southern Spain’s Costa del Sol.
Day 5 Sun: Marbella – Tarifa – Tangier – Fes (Breakfast, Dinner)
Ferry Ride from Spain to Morocco
In the morning, hotel check-out and drive to Tarifa, the southernmost end of the Iberian Peninsula. Enjoy a scenic ferry ride across the Strait of Gibraltar to Tangier, a city of northern Morocco. Upon arrival, you will continue your journey to Fes, a northeastern Moroccan city. Free at own leisure.
Day 6 Mon: Fes (Breakfast, Dinner)
City in Modern-day Arabic
Your day begins with a city sightseeing of Fes, visiting the Seven Gates of the Royal Palace, the historic Mellah Jewish Quarter and the Gate of Bab Bou Jeloud to the old Medina. You will also see the Medersa Bou Inania, the oldest university in the world – Karaouine Mosque and visit the Tanners' Quarter. Afternoon at leisure to enjoy the Medina on your own.
Day 7 Tue: Fes – Meknes – Marrakesh (Breakfast, Dinner)
Historic City of Meknes
Today, you will travel to the UNESCO-listed Meknes, a historic city dating from the 17th century, located in the Middle Atlas region of Morocco. Admire the 40 km of Old Walls and the great Bab Mansour Gate, Morocco’s most beautiful gate and the most well-known landmark in this city. After the tour, sit back and relax on the long drive that journey through the Middle-Atlas Mountains to Marrakesh, a former imperial city in western Morocco.
Day 8 Wed: Marrakesh (Breakfast, Dinner)
The Medieval City of Marrakesh
In the morning, proceed for a sightseeing tour of this imperial city, visiting the Koutoubia Mosque, Saadian Tombs and Bahia Palace, followed by a walk around the Medina, Souks and the famous Djema el-Fna, a square and marketplace in the medina quarter (old city). Time at leisure.
Day 9 Thu: Marrakesh – Casablanca – Rabat (Breakfast, Dinner)
Bustling City of Casablanca
After your morning breakfast, you will head to the legendary and cosmopolitan city of Casablanca. On arrival, embark on a panoramic city tour to visit some of the interesting places like the Boulevard d'Anfa, United Nations Square, Residential Areas and enjoy photo stop of Hassan II Mosque, the largest mosque in Morocco and the seventh largest in the world. Time at leisure and continue your journey to Rabat, the capital of Morocco and official residence of the king.
Day 10 Fri: Rabat – Tangier (Breakfast, Dinner)
Historic City of Morocco
This morning, you will enjoy a sightseeing city tour seeing the exterior of the Royal Palace of Rabat, Mausoleum of Mohammed V as well as Hassan Tower, the minaret of an incomplete mosque and the symbol of Rabat. Time at your leisure to visit the spectacular Kasbah of the Udayas, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Thereafter, drive back to Tangier.
Day 11 Sat: Tangier – Marbella (Breakfast, Dinner)
Return from Morocco to Spain
After breakfast, transfer to the pier to board the return ferry back to Spain and check-in to your hotel on arrival in Marbella.
Day 12 Sun: Marbella – Granada (Breakfast, Dinner)
Gardens and Palace of the Generalife
Today, you will set off to Granada. Visit to the spectacular group of monuments of the Alhambra and Generalife, former residence of the Moorish Kings, with its magnificent fountains, gardens and arches. The stunning walled palace complex dates back largely to the 13th and 14th centuries and is home to some of Europe's most beautiful examples of Islamic architecture. Admire the intricately carved stonework and the complex geometric designs of the numerous courtyards, labyrinthine hallways and elegant gardens.
Day 13 Mon: Granada – Toledo – Departure from Madrid (Breakfast, Lunch)
The Historic City of Toledo
Bid farewell to Granada and head to the Imperial City of Toledo, a UNESCO World Heritage site with full of monumental and cultural heritage. Enjoy lunch and City Sightseeing throughout its narrow streets and alleys, before making your way back to Madrid, where you will be transferred to the airport for homebound flight.
13 Days 12 Nights Canada Best of Canada Tour
This comprehensive private tour of Canada will bring you to visit Toronto, Niagara, Kingston, Ottawa, Montreal, Quebec, Banff, Jasper, Kamloops, Vancouver and Whistler. There is no shortage of historic landmarks, city icons and beautiful works of nature in this holiday package. In addition to scenic boat rides at Niagara Falls and Thousand Islands at Kingston, the gondola rides on this tour will also let you view nature's beauties from different perspectives.
Toronto, Niagara, Kingston, Ottawa, Montreal and Quebec have a warm summer continental climate. Toronto has an average temperature of 8.3 °C and annual rainfall of 785 mm, while Niagara’s temperature is 8.65 °C and rainfall 887 mm, Kingston’s temperature is 6.9 °C and rainfall 925 mm, Ottawa’s temperature is 6.0 °C and rainfall 868 mm, Montreal’s temperature is 6.4 °C and rainfall 975 mm, and Quebec’s temperature is 4.8 °C and rainfall 1101 mm.
Calgary, Banff, Jasper and Whistler have a cold and temperate climate. Calgary’s average temperature is 3.4 °C and annual rainfall 428 mm, while Banff’s average temperature is 1.8 °C and rainfall 511 mm, Jasper’s temperature is 2.9 °C and rainfall 469 mm, and Whistler’s temperature is 5.9 °C and rainfall 1113 mm.
Kamloops has a steppe climate with average temperature of 8.6 °C and annual rainfall 305 mm, while Vancouver’s climate is warm and temperate with average temperature of 9.9 °C and annual rainfall 1283 mm.
The seasons in Toronto, Niagara, Kingston, Ottawa, Montreal, Quebec, Kamloops and Vancouverare as follow:
Spring –March to May are months when the cities enjoy cool and mild weather which is good for walking around. This maple harvesting season also allows you the opportunity to be invited by Quebec’s maple sugar shacks to watch as the maple sap is boiled into syrup and other tasty treats.
Summer –June to August is the peak tourist season, though Kamloops may experience the occasional rainstorm with relatively low humidity.
Autumn –September to November bring about the colors of autumn. Temperatures can be unpredictable at Niagara. Early autumn may still be warm in Kamloops and Vancouver, but it can get rather cold by the end of autumn. It is recommended to pack more layers.
Winter –Toronto, Niagara and Kingston are covered in snow from December to March, while Ottawa, Montreal and Quebecfrom November to March, and Kamloops and Vancouver from December to February. Toronto, Niagara, Kingston, Ottawa, Montreal and Quebecwill experience biting winds and snow, and Niagara Falls may freeze. While Kamloops enjoy mainly sunny yet windy days in winter, Vancouver will have frequent rain showers which may hinder sightseeing plans. Sidewalks will be icy, so it is recommended to have proper footwear. Do also pack more layers and a winter jacket.
The seasons in Calgary, Banff, Jasper and Whistler are as follow:
Spring –April to May are months when melting snow will muddy parks and trails in Calgary, Banff and Jasper. Banff’s weather is unpredictable and everything from blizzards to warm weather can be experienced during this season. Skiing can be done through the end of April at Whistler.
Summer –June to August is the peak tourist season, with July being the hottest month of the year. The mountain lakes at Banff look their most brilliant during this period. Skiing can still be done at Whistler’s Horstman Glacier.
Autumn –September to October is when temperatures cool and beautiful fall colours arrive. Do pack warm layers to protect you from the cooling weather. Blizzards are not uncommon in Banff in October as it can quickly turn bitterly cold within the month.
Winter –November to March are months when snow blankets the cities and towns, and winter sports enthusiasts descend upon them in search of powder. Do pack more layers and a winter jacket. January is the coldest month of the year.
Toronto City Tour
Upon arrival at Toronto airport, your tour guide will meet and welcome you. Embark on an evening tour of the cosmopolitan city of Toronto with visits to Hockey Hall of Fame, CN Tower, Rogers Centre, Air Canada Centre, Olympic Spirit, Harbourfront neighbourhood, St. Lawrence Market, Toronto Entertainment District, Casa Loma, Royal Ontario Museum, Bata Shoe Museum and CF Toronto Eaton Centre.
Day 2: Toronto – Niagara – Toronto (Breakfast, Dinner)
Niagara Day Tour
Board Niagara’s signature boat, Maid of the Mist, which will take you close to the stunning falls, and around American Falls (based on seasonal availability). Other notable spots you will visit are Horseshoe Falls, Table Rock, Floral Clock, Clifton Hill and Niagara-on-the-Lake.
Day 3: Toronto – Kingston – Ottawa (Breakfast, Dinner)
Kingston Thousand Islands Cruise Tour
After breakfast, proceed to Kingston where Thousand Islands is located at. Join the Thousand Islands Cruise as it brings you to explore the beautiful surrounding scenery. Continue on to the historic Ottawa.
Day 4: Ottawa – Montreal (Breakfast, Dinner)
Ottawa City Tour
Spend your day exploring Ottawa, Canada’s capital. The landmarks you will visit are Parliament buildings, Supreme Court of Canada, National Arts Centre, Rideau Canal, Ottawa City Hall, Rockcliffe Park Lookout, Dows Lake, Ornamental Gardens, Chinatown, Little Italy and Farmers’ Market. End your day at Montreal.
Day 5: Montreal (Breakfast, Dinner)
Montreal City Tour
Get a comprehensive overview of Montreal as you visit the Old Montreal, Notre-Dame Basilica, Olympic Park, Mount Royal Park, Saint Joseph’s Oratory, Port of Montreal, Chinatown, Place Ville Marie, Montreal City Hall, Bell Centre, Downtown Montreal and many more signature highlights.
Day 6: Montreal – Quebec – Montreal (Breakfast, Dinner)
Quebec City Tour
Discover the charming French-speaking Quebec on this day tour with insightful visits to Place-Royale, Plains of Abraham, Parliament Building, Montmorency Falls, Île d'Orleans and Place d'Armes among other interesting attractions.
Day 7: Montreal – Calgary – Banff (Breakfast, Dinner)
Domestic Flight to Calgary
After breakfast, take a domestic flight to Calgary. Upon arrival, proceed to check-in hotel at Banff before having your dinner and exploring this picturesque resort town with the Rocky Mountains in the backdrop.
Day 8: Banff (Breakfast, Dinner)
Banff Scenic Tour
After breakfast, set out to discover Sulphur Mountain. It is named after its hot springs that have been developed into swimming and hot pools. Enjoy a gondola ride to take in the charming scenery before heading to Lake Louise in the afternoon.
Day 9: Banff – Jasper (Breakfast, Dinner)
Icefields Parkway Drive
After breakfast, appreciate one of the most beautiful drives in the world as you travel from Banff to Jasper via the Icefields Parkway. Upon arrival at Jasper, proceed to check-in to hotel and enjoy a satisfying dinner.
Day 10: Jasper – Kamloops (Breakfast, Dinner)
Kamloops City Tour
After breakfast, proceed to travel to Kamloops which is one of Canada’s most sunny destinations and a paradise of fun outdoor activities. Upon arrival at Kamloops, you will enjoy an orientation tour of the city.
Day 11: Kamloops – Vancouver (Breakfast, Dinner)
Vancouver City Tour
After breakfast, head to Capilano Suspension Bridge which crosses the Capilano River. Upon arrival at Vancouver city, you will have a half-day sightseeing tour which will showcase Stanley Park and English Bay.
Day 12: Vancouver – Whistler – Vancouver (Breakfast, Dinner)
Whistler Day Tour
Take a scenic ride on the Whistler Village Gondola, located in Whistler Village at the base of Whistler Mountain. Upon arrival at the top, marvel at the breathtaking 360-degree views that Peak 2 Peak Gondola offers between Whistler Mountain and Blackcomb Mountain.
Day 13: Departure from Vancouver (Breakfast)
Free and Easy
Free till departure transfer to Vancouver airport for homebound flight.
13 Days 12 Nights US East Coast + West Coast Tour
Maximize your holiday fun during your private tour to United States by exploring both East Coast and West Coast. Starting at New York, you will visit the iconic sights such as Empire State Building and take a ferry to see Statue of Liberty. En route to Washington, stop by Philadelphia for an orientation tour. While at Washington, you will visit attractions like White House and Luray Caverns. Over at Niagara, you will experience the thundering Niagara Falls via a boat ride, an exhilarating walk and a movie. The West Coast tour starts at Las Vegas where you will view landmarks such as Fountains of Bellagio and watch the Chris Angel Show. Over at Los Angeles, you will visit famous sights such as Hollywood Walk of Fame and Universal Studios Hollywood, while you will see signature spots such as Golden Gate Bridge and enjoy a scenic Bay Cruise at San Francisco. Not only do you have time to explore Washington, Niagara, Las Vegas and San Francisco on your own, you also have an option to join the Grand Canyon tour.
New York, Philadelphia and Harrisburg have a humidsubtropical climate, with New York’s average temperature being 12.85 °C and annual rainfall 1174 mm, Philadelphia’stemperature 13.25 °C and rainfall 1053 mm, and Harrisburg’s temperature 11.8 °C and rainfall 1054 mm.
Washington’s climate is dry-summer subtropical, with anaverage temperature of 13.15 °C and rainfall 1036 mm. Corning and Niagara have a warm summer continental climate, with Corning’s average temperature being 6.45 °C and annual rainfall 948 mm, while Niagara’s temperature is 8.65 °C and rainfall 887 mm.
Las Vegas has a desert climate, with an average temperature of 20.75 °C and annual rainfall 106 mm, while Los Angeles’ climate is warm and temperate with average temperature of 17.65 °C and rainfall 474 mm, and San Francisco’s climate is dry-summer temperate with average temperature of 14.05 °C and rainfall 600 mm.
The seasons in New York, Philadelphia, Washington, Niagara, Las Vegas, Los Angeles and San Francisco are as follow:
Spring – March to May are months when the cities enjoy mild weather which is perfect for walking around. Washington’s National Cherry Blossom Festival usually takes place in March. As Las Vegas’ temperatures drop significantly at night, it is recommended to prepare a few light layers.
Summer – June to August is the peak tourist season for New York, Philadelphia, Washington, Niagara, Los Angeles and San Francisco. This is the best time to see Central Park at its most vibrant; flowers are in full bloom and people are sunbathing, walking and enjoying horse carriage rides. Las Vegas gets really hot in summer, with July and August seeing more rainfall though showers are often short-lived.
Autumn – September to November bring about the colors of autumn, and in New York city, Central Park is a popular spot to enjoy the fall foliage. When visiting Niagara, it is recommended to prepare clothing that can be layered because temperatures can be unpredictable. San Francisco is warmer in autumn than in summer, though it is recommended to pack a few layers as bayside breezes can get chilly.
Winter – New York is covered in snow from December to January, Philadelphia from December to March, Washington from January to February, while Niagara from December to March. During winter, Niagara Falls may freeze and the cold will be biting due to the wind-chill. Las Vegas sees a high influx of visitors due to its many holiday parties. San Francisco may feel really chilly because of its fog and cold winds. Sidewalks will be icy, so it is recommended to have proper footwear.
Welcome to New York
Upon arrival at New York airport, your tour guide will meet and welcome you. Proceed to check-in to hotel then explore this cosmopolitan city, also known as a business and cultural capital, at your own pace before your dinner.
Day 2: New York (Breakfast,Dinner)
Iconic New York
Start your tour with US’ renowned icon, Statue of Liberty. Ride a ferry to Liberty Island for a spectacular view of New York’s city skyline, and for another amazing view of the city, pop by the 86th floor of the Empire State Building. The other iconic New York sights you will visit are Rockefeller Center, Wall Street, Central Park, Times Square, United Nations, Trump Tower and the World Trade Center site also known as Ground Zero after the September 11 attacks.
Day 3: New York – Philadelphia – Washington (Breakfast,Dinner)
Leisurely Philadelphia and Washington
In the midst of your 5-hour road trip to Washington, the country’s capital city, stop by Philadelphia for an orientation tour. Upon arrival at Washington, proceed to check-in to hotel before settling down for your satisfying dinner.
Day 4: Washington – Luray – Washington (Breakfast,Dinner)
Scenic Luray and Cultural Washington
Visit Luray Caverns and its greatest attraction, The Great Stalactite Organ, a giant mechanized instrument that uses naturally formed stalactites as its pipes. Continue your tour with visits to Washington’s landmarks; White House, Lincoln Memorial, Supreme Court, Capitol Building, Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, Union Station, National World War II Memorial, Pentagon and Washington Monument.
Day 5: Washington – Harrisburg – Corning – Niagara (Breakfast,Dinner)
Relaxing Harrisburg, Corning and Niagara
Have a sweet start to your day by visiting Hershey’s Chocolate World at Harrisburg. In the midst of your 5-hour road trip to Niagara to feast your eyes on Niagara Falls, pop by the famous Corning Museum of Glass at Corning. Upon arrival at Niagara, proceed to check-in to hotel then drop by the shops for some souvenir-shopping before enjoying your dinner. At night, you can also visit the falls at your own leisure to see them lit up beautifully.
Day 6: Niagara (Breakfast,Dinner)
Start your day with a ride on Niagara’s signature boat, Maid of the Mist, which will take you close to the stunning falls. Continue on to walk near the falls at Cave of the Winds, see the impressive falls explored on screen at Niagara Adventure Theatre, get hands-on at Niagara Gorge Discovery Center and go under the sea at Aquarium of Niagara.
Day 7: Niagara – Las Vegas (Breakfast,Dinner)
Exhilarating Las Vegas
Take a domestic flight to Las Vegas. Proceed to check-in to hotel before embarking on an exhilarating city tour to experience the signature dancing Fountains of Bellagio, the Pirate Ships at Treasure Island, Downtown Vegas, Fremont Street where over 12 million lights and pulsating music create an electric show, and Stratosphere Tower, freestanding observation tower in US where you will enjoy a 360-degree view of the city.
Day 8: Las Vegas (Breakfast,Dinner)
Stunning Las Vegas
Join the optional Grand Canyon tour where you will have a photo stop at Hoover Dam and visit Skywalk, a glass bridge that gives you a thrilling view of the canyon. Proceed to Chris Angel Show at Luxor Hotel in the evening.
Day 9: Las Vegas – Los Angeles (Breakfast,Dinner)
Vibrant Los Angeles
After breakfast, take a 4.5-hour road trip to Los Angeles. Upon arrival, enjoy a tour with visits to Hollywood, Hollywood Walk of Fame, Beverly Hills, Grauman’s Chinese Theater, Sunset Strip, Rodeo Drive, Chinatown and Madame Tussauds Hollywood.
Day 10: Los Angeles (Breakfast,Dinner)
Exciting Los Angeles
Take a tour of the legendary film studio and theme park, Universal Studios Hollywood. Known for its innovative rides and behind-the-scenes tour, it is designed to let visitors experience the movies in a whole new way. With TV shows and movies always in production, you never know which celebrity you might spot or bump into.
Day 11: Los Angeles – San Francisco (Breakfast,Dinner)
Leisurely San Francisco
After breakfast, proceed to take a 8-hour road trip to San Francisco. Upon check-in at hotel, explore San Francisco’s colorful city life at your own pace. Be it strolling by the bay or museum-hopping, there is something for everyone.
Day 12: San Francisco (Breakfast,Dinner)
Scenic San Francisco
Start your comprehensive overview of San Francisco with a visit to the iconic Golden Gate Bridge. The other San Francisco’s landmarks you will see are Twin Peaks, Lombard Street, Cable Car, Pier 39, Nob Hill, Civic Center, Union Square, Fisherman’s Wharf and Palace of Fine Arts among other highlights. You also get to enjoy a scenic Bay Cruise.
Day 13: Departure from San Francisco (Breakfast)
Free and Easy
Free till departure transfer to San Francisco airport for homebound flight.