Canadian dollar ($)

Daily Costs

Budget: Less than C$100

  • Dorm room in hostel or camping: C$30–C$40
  • Self-catering from supermarkets: C$20
  • Hiking on local trails using public transport: free–C$20

Midrange: C$100–C$400

  • Double room in a hotel: C$150–C$200
  • Lunch and dinner with drinks in local midrange restaurants: C$50
  • Compact car hire: C$50

Top End: More than C$400

  • Suite in a luxury hotel or lodge: C$300
  • Three-course meal with wine: C$80–C$100
  • Guided minibus tour: C$100


Bargaining is not typical when shopping in this part of the world, although it may work with smaller independent retailers or at flea markets.