Canadian Rockies

Offer

Price per person
from £2,213

Price based on
London Gatwick
16th Sep 2018 departure

Key inclusions

  • VIP private home pick-up service
  • Flights
  • Transfers

Book a 2018 departure of this tour by 31 May and enjoy a three-night hotel stay at the end of your tour with our compliments. This offer is only available via our travel specialists on 0800 668 1365

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  • 14 days

  • Western Canada

  • Steady pace

  • Classic escorted tours

Iconic mountain ranges, elegant resort towns and eye-catching glacial scenery: our Canadian Rockies tour delivers you into the heart of British Columbia. Hear stories of Gold Rush fever while travelling alongside Fraser River where it all began, taste the world-renowned wines of Okanagan Lake’s orchards and vineyards, and scale mountain passes to reach Columbia Icefield and the epic scenery of Jasper National Park.

At a glance


  • Vancouver's Stanley Park Explore the pretty beaches, rainforest, sculptures, wildlife and First Nation heritage of this 400-hectare island oasis.
  • Columbia Icefield Ride the Ice Explorer coach on ice 1,200 feet thick.
  • Jasper National Park See the striking mirror-like turquoise waters of lakes Louise and Moraine, and take a narrated wildlife cruise to Spirit Island.
  • Mount Robson Stand at the base of the highest mountain in the Canadian Rockies.
  • Victoria Follow your guide to see the highlights of British Columbia's capital city, including the First Nation monuments in Thunderbird Park and extraordinary Butchart Gardens. Enjoy free time to make the most of this fantastic city.

What's included

  • VIP private home pick-up service
  • Flights
  • Transfers
  • Services of a tour director
  • Accommodation
  • Porterage
  • All airport taxes
  • Single share option
Price match guarantee

With accommodation, transfers, excursions, selected meals, private VIP home pick-up and the services of an expert Tour Director all included in the price, our escorted tour holidays are highly rated by our customers. But should you find a like-for-like tour cheaper elsewhere, we will match its price and give you a further £100 reduction.

VIP home pick-up service

Our VIP home pick-up service is included up to 50 miles to your departure airport. Your driver will happily load and unload your luggage, and drive you to your departure terminal. At the close of your trip, you'll be welcomed by your driver in the arrivals hall and returned home again. A supplement is payable per mile over 50 miles.

Single Share available

Our single share option will match you with a fellow solo traveller of the same gender in a twin room, so you don't have to pay a single supplement. If there's no one available to share with, you don't pay any additional single supplement. Please call us to book a single-share holiday.

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Wonderful tour. Saw something different every day from mountains to...

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Wonderful tour. Saw something different every day from mountains to walking on glaciers to seeing bears, moose, elks and bald headed eagles. Fabulous. Time spent in each location was just right.

Overview

Iconic mountain ranges, elegant resort towns and eye-catching glacial scenery: our Canadian Rockies tour delivers you into the heart of British Columbia. Hear stories of Gold Rush fever while travelling alongside Fraser River where it all began, taste the world-renowned wines of Okanagan Lake’s orchards and vineyards, and scale mountain passes to reach Columbia Icefield and the epic scenery of Jasper National Park.

No meals included

UK - Vancouver

Day
1

Fly to Vancouver where you will be transferred to your hotel for two nights.

Vancouver

Day
2

This morning, an included city tour highlights Stanley Park, Chinatown, Chinatown, the harbour, beaches, and more. The rest of the day is at leisure; your Tour Director can suggest ways to further explore the city. Maybe take a water taxi to Granville Island with outdoor markets, street musicians, and water-front cafés. Or, visit historic Gastown with its steam-powered clock, antique shops, and art galleries.

Vancouver - Kelowna

Day
3

Our journey begins in British Columbia’s fertile valleys and continues through rich mountain forests to Lake Okanagan. Travel along the lake to the resort city of Kelowna, attractively set on the lake shore and surrounded by orchards and vineyards. Sample local wines on the included winery tour.

Kelowna - Rogers Pass - Banff National Park

Day
4

Motor north through the Okanagan Valley, famous for its peaches and vineyards. Climb up 4,379-foot-high Rogers Pass in Glacier National Park.  Take a break at the pass, perfect for photos of the rugged mountains, glaciers, and waterfalls. Enter Yoho National Park and scale Kicking Horse Pass at 5,421 feet. By early evening, reach Banff National Park, gateway to the majestic Canadian Rockies.

Banff

Day
5

Full day at leisure. Banff is one of Canada’s favourite year-round resorts, and your Tour Director will suggest an optional helicopter ride over the Canadian Rockies.

Banff - Columbia Icefield - Jasper National Park

Day
6

First, to Lake Louise, its turquoise waters a perfect natural mirror that reflects the mountains and glaciers. Precipitous gorges, snow-capped summits, and lakes of exquisite blues and greens come into view as the coach continues northward into Jasper National Park. A highlight today is a stop at the Columbia Icefield to ride the Ice Explorer that travels on ice that’s 1,200 feet thick. This afternoon, join our optional float trip down the Athabasca River. Enjoy an orientation tour of Jasper town-site upon arrival.

Jasper

Day
7

Today, join our optional excursion to Maligne Lake and Spirit Island, where you embark on a narrated cruise of the lake. The balance of the day is free to enjoy everything Jasper has to offer; from guided hikes and quaint shops to meandering wildlife.

Jasper - Mount Robson - Sun Peaks

Day
8

Leave Jasper and follow the Fraser River to the base of Mount Robson, the highest mountain in the Canadian Rockies, peaking at 12,972 feet. Continue following the Yellowhead Highway south along the North Thompson River; a route pioneered by fur trappers a century ago. Overnight at the Sun Peaks mountain resort.

Sun Peaks - Lillooet - Whistler

Day
9

Head south, following the once treacherous Cariboo Wagon Trail. Via Lillooet, “Mile 0 of the Gold Rush Route,” your coach will follow the shores of Seton and Duffey Lakes with a late afternoon arrival in Whistler.

Whistler.

Day
10

Spend the day in the alpine resort of Whistler, nestled at the base of breath-taking Blackcomb Mountain. Free time to explore many sites from the 2010 Winter Olympics or to join one of the many optional excursions, including flightseeing by floatplane over the lakes and glaciated peaks of Garibaldi Provincial Park.

Whistler - ferry crossing - Victoria

Day
11

Set sail across the Strait of Georgia and through the spectacular Gulf Islands, an archipelago known for its Mediterranean-type climate. Afternoon arrival in Victoria. Sightseeing includes Marine Drive, Bastion Square, and Thunderbird Park with its unusual collection of totem poles. Then, visit world-famous Butchart Gardens, rated among the most beautiful gardens in the world. Stroll through the colourful Sunken Garden, the Japanese and Italian Gardens, the English Rose Garden, and the magnificent Ross Fountain.

Victoria

Day
12

Today is at leisure to discover some of the attractions this splendid city has to offer, including the Royal British Columbia Museum, Afternoon Tea at the Empress Hotel, an IMAX presentation at the National Geographic Theatre, whale watching on the Strait of Juan de Fuca, and fine shopping along Government Street.

Victoria - Vancouver - UK

Day
13

Early this morning board the ferry for a scenic crossing to Vancouver for a mid-morning arrival. Transfer to the airport for your flight to the UK, or extend your stay in Vancouver, Hawaii or on an Alaska cruise.

Home landing in the UK

Day
14

Hotels

It may occasionally be necessary to use alternative hotels of a similar standard to those shown.

Vancouver - Sandman Hotel Vancouver Downtown City Centre

Located centrally in the heart of Downtown Vancouver, Sandman Hotel Vancouver City Centre is walking distance to Robson Street shopping and a wide variety of restaurants and bars. The Queen Elizabeth Theatre is only a couple of minutes' walk from the Sandman Hotel.

  • Location

    180 W Georgia St, Vancouver, BC V6B 4P4, Canada

  • Facilities

    • WiFi available
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre
    • Swimming Pool
    • Bar/Lounge

Kelowna - Ramada Hotel & Conference Centre

The Ramada Kelowna Hotel & Conference Centre is located in the heart of the city, just across the street from the largest shopping mall in the Okanagan. Ramada Hotel is very central to all the main attractions in Kelowna including golf courses and wineries.

  • Location

    2170 Harvey Ave, Kelowna, BC V1Y 6G8, Canada

  • Facilities

    • Free Wifi
    • Fitness Centre
    • Swimming pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/ Lounge

Banff - Mount Royal Hotel

Mount Royal Hotel is situated in the mountains and provides an amazing view across the mountains. They provide a very modern experience with their hotel that’s design and decor reflects their heritage.

  • Location

    138 Banff Ave, Banff, AB T1L 1A7, Canada

  • Facilities

    • Restaurant and Bar
    • Wifi available

Jasper Marmot Lodge

Marmot Lodge Jasper features air conditioning and cable TV in each guest room. They have also equipped coffee/tea facilities and a small refrigerator. Located on main street, this hotel is surrounded by evergreens within Jasper National Park. It offers an award-winning steakhouse, indoor pool and free Wi-Fi throughout the entire property. The Jasper tramway is 5.6 miles away.

  • Location

    86 Connaught Drive, T0E 1E0 Jasper, Canada

  • Facilities

    • Indoor swimming pool
    • Outdoor swimming pool
    • Sauna
    • Fitness centre

Sun Peaks - Sun Peaks Lodge

The Sun Peaks Lodge a traditional hotel, is located in the middle of Sun Peaks Resort and is just a few steps away from the ski slopes which allows for beautiful views of the mountains from the hotel rooms. All the village shops & restaurants are right on the door step of this very traditional hotel.

  • Location

    3180 Creekside Way, Sun Peaks, BC V0E 5N0, Canada

  • Facilities

    • Wifi available
    • Concierge
    • Restaurant

Whistler - The Listel Hotel

This hotel is just a few minutes walk away from the shopping area which also has many restaurants and bars. The Listel Hotel is located in the mountains with a spectacular view of the surroundings and is very to close to the Whistler Blackcomb Ski Resort.

  • Location

    4121 Village Green, Whistler, BC V0N 1B4, Canada

  • Facilities

    • Wifi available
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge

Victoria - Royal Scot Hotel & Suites

Royal Scot Hotel & Suites features spacious rooms, studios and suites with pillow-top mattresses and in-room coffee facilities. This property is 12 minutes’ walk from the beach. Just 5 minutes’ walk from Victoria ferry terminal, this hotel features an indoor pool and a hot tub. Free WIFI is provided.

  • Location

    425 Quebec Street, V8V 1W7 Victoria, Canada

  • Facilities

    • Restaurant and Bar
    • Free WiFi
    • Room Service
    • Indoor Swimming Pool
    • Hot Tub

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