Explore West Canada

  • Destinations: Vancouve/Kelowna/Lake Louise/ Jasper/ Banff
  • Duration: 10 Days & 9 Nights
  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Highlights: Daily Breakfast, FlyOver Canada, Vancouver City with Capilano Suspension Bridge Tour, Victoria with Butchart Gardens, Lunch at Minter Gardens, Wine tasting in Kelowna, Lunch at Rogers Pass, Lake Louise, Ice Explorer Ride at Columbia Ice-fields, Discover J

Day By Day Itinerary

 

Day 01: Vancouver

On arrival transfer from Vancouver International Airport to hotel. Afternoon visit FlyOver Canada, Vancouver’s newest attraction offering a spectacular Virtual Flight over Canada. Rest of the day at leisure, overnight at hotel.

 

Day 02: Vancouver

After breakfast proceed on Vancouver City with Capilano Suspension Bridge Tour. This tour has it all! See Canada Place, Robson Street, Sports Venues, the library, theatres, Chinatown and historic Gastown.  Make stops in gorgeous Stanley Park on to Cleveland Dam and the Capilano Suspension Bridge. Cross the 450-ft-long bridge over a spectacular canyon to the Treetops Adventure. The new Cliffhanger attraction is worth the trip alone. Overnight in hotel.

 

 

Day 03: Vancouver

After breakfast proceed on a full day tour to Victoria. After a 90 minute ferry ride, visit Butchart Gardens where over 50 acres of magnificent gardens await you. Next enjoy a scenic ocean drive with vistas of Juan de Fuca Strait and the Olympic Mountains to Victoria. On arrival, you will have ample time to explore the world famous Fairmont Empress Hotel, British Import Ships, Parliament Buildings and other attractions around Inner Harbor. Late evening return back to Vancouver

Day 4: Vancouver/Kelowna

After breakfast, embark on an incredible two days guided tour of the gardens, mountains and wineries of Western Canada. Journey along side thousand year old glaciers and majestic mountain peaks to award winning wineries in the lush fruit growing Okanagan Valley. On the way visit Minter Gardens and soothe your senses with a delectable lunch (included) and guided walk through the exquisite gardens. An evening arrival at your selected Kelowna hotel allows time for exploration  of the lakefront.

 

Day 05: Kelowna/Lake Louise

After breakfast continue north through the Okanagan Valley to Vernon. Enjoy a short stop at Armstrong before continuing to Sicamous, the “Houseboat Capital of Canada”. A lunch stop (included) is made in the alpine town of Revelstoke. Ascending Roger’s Pass, the summit of Glacier National Park, stop at the Spiral Tunnels. Shortly afterwards, enter Banff National Park and on to world famous Lake Louise, one of the most stunning emerald green lakes in the Canadian Rockies

Day 06: Lake Louise/Columbia Icefields/Jasper

After breakfast, journey from Lake Louise shadowing the Great Divide to explore the natural viewpoints of Crowfoot Glacier and Peyto Lake. Continue alongside the Mistaya River to the Big Hill and the Columbia Icefield. At the Columbia Icefield, enjoy an all-terrain Ice Explorer. Continue alongside the Sunwapta River and take a stroll at Athabasca Falls before a late afternoon arrival at Jasper

Day 07: Jasper

After breakfast proceed on Discover Jasper Tour. Jasper’s beauty and history is set amid some of the most rugged peaks in the Rockies. Explore the natural attractions of Maligne Canyon, Medicine Lake and Maligne Lake. At Maligne Canyon stroll along the 50 meter walls while learning about its unique underground water system. Afternoon at leisure, overnight at hotel

Day 08: Jasper/Banff

After breakfast checkout and transfer to Banff. Built in 1940, the famous Icefields Parkway links Jasper and Banff National Parks along one of Canada's highest mountain roadways. On arrival check in at hotel in Banff

Day 09: Banff

After breakfast proceed on Discover Banff Tour. The resort town of Banff is set amongst the towering mountains of Rundle, Tunnel, Cascade and Norquay. A gentle ride on the Banff Gondola takes you to the summit of Sulphur Mountain for a 360 degree panorama of the Bow Valley

Day 10: Banff/Calgary

After breakfast checkout and transfer to Calgary. On the way stop at Kananaskis for the most powerful experience in the Rockies, a 12 minute Summit Helicopter Tour. Later continue your journey to Calgary Airport to connect flight to onward destination

Inclusions:

  • Nine nights accommodation.
  • Daily breakfast at restaurant in the hotel.
  • Arrival transfer on private basis.
  • Lunch at Minter Gardens and Roger Pass
  • Inter-city transfers Vancouver/Kelowna/Lake Louise/Jasper/Banff/Calgary on SIC basis.
  • Sightseeing tours on SIC basis with local English speaking driver/guide.
  • Entrance fees to visit attractions as per itinerary