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7-Day Canadian Rockies, Lake Louise, Victoria, Chemainus and Whistler from Calgary in, Vancouver/Seattle out

  • Tour code: 178-7119
  • Available: Mon, Wed, Sun (4/15 - 5/1); Mon, Tue, Wed, Fri, Sun (5/2 - 5/31; 9/6 - 9/22); Daily(6/1 - 9/5; 9/23 - 10/20)
  • Depart from: Calgary, Canada
  • Duration: 7 Days 6 Nights
From USD$969

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Visit Banff, AB, Victoria, BC (BC Parliament Buildings, BC, Beacon Hill Park, BC, Butchart Gardens, BC, Mile Zero, BC, Thunderbird Park, BC, Victoria Harbour, BC), Banff National Park, AB (Columbia Icefield, AB, Lake Louise, AB), Jasper National Park, AB (Columbia Icefield Glacier Adventure, AB, Glacier Skywalk, AB), Kamloops, BC (Sunmore Ginseng Factory, BC), Salmon Arm, BC (Eagle Pass/Last Spike, BC), Whistler, BC (Sea to Sky Highway, BC). Inclusions: 6 nights hotel accommodation

Pricing Details

Single: $1533
Double (/Person): $969
Third Person Adult: $549
Child : $549
Fourth Person Adult: $549
Child : $549

Note: *Price in USD is based on the lowest price per person per room over the next 30 days. Exact prices are displayed when you select a date.

  • Triple and quad are to be shared with two beds; child (2-11yrs) shares bed with adults; infant should occupy a seating and tour fare applies.
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Tour Itinerary

  • Day 1 Calgary - Banff(105 km)
  • Day 2 Banff - Banff National Park - Jasper National Park - Golden(478 km)
  • Day 3 Golden - Salmon Arm - Kamloops - Vancouver(603 km)
  • Day 4 Vancouver - Whistler - Vancouver(233 km)
  • Day 5 Vancouver - Victoria - Vancouver(228 km)
  • Day 6 Victoria - Duncan - Chemainus - Vancouver(175 km)
  • Day 7 Vancouver/Seattle - Hometown
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Day 1 Calgary - Banff(105 km)

Please meet at domestic claim belt #8 at Calgary Airport at approx. 2:15pm. Depart for the Rocky Mountains and arrive in Banff Town. Then we will get settled at the hotel.

Banff is a small town located within Banff National Park in Alberta. It is within distance of several hiking mountains and is home to many shops and boutiques.

Standard Hotel: Elk+Avenue Hotel or similar

Day 2 Banff - Banff National Park - Jasper National Park - Golden(478 km)

After passing Castle Mountain, we will explore Lake Louise, where we will enjoy a premium lunch at the Chateau Lake Louise. Then, we will set out onto the Columbia Icefield in Jasper National Park to begin our glacier adventure. We will have the option of taking a ride on the massive Ice Explorer to traverse the surface of the stunning Athabasca Glacier. Next, we will be able to experience the thrilling Glacier Skywalk, a glass-floored observation deck that overlooks Sunwapta Falls. After passing Bow Lake and the Crowfoot Glacier, we will arrive in Golden, where we will spend the night.

Canada's oldest national park-- and one of the first national parks in the world-- is home to an icy but gorgeous landscape.

  • Always Visit
    Lake Louise is a glacial lake in Alberta, Canada's Banff National Park. The lake is known for its vibrant blue-green coloration, which comes from rock flour carried into the lake by the water of the nearby melting glaciers.
  • Always Visit
    The Columbia Icefield in the northern part of Banff National Park covers an area of about 200 square miles in the Canadian Rockies. The Icefield feeds eight major glaciers in the area, including Athabasca Glacier and Dome Glacier.

Offering visitors a more laid-back mountain experience - with equal options for adventure, discovery and relaxation. The park includes the glaciers of the Columbia Icefield, hot springs, lakes, waterfalls and mountains.

  • Always Available
    Ride the Ice Explorer, a large vehicle specially-designed to enable mobility over the incredible Columbia Icefield to the Athabasca Glacier.
  • Always Visit
    Visitors to the Columbia Icefield Glacier Discovery Centre in Jasper National Park are treated to something new for 2014-- the Glacier Skywalk. Modeled after the Grand Canyon Skywalk, this horseshoe-shaped bridge lets guests walk out over the cliffside glacier.
Standard Hotel: Prestige Golden / Holiday Inn / Travelodge Golden or similar
Lunch: Meal PlanDinner: Meal Plan

Day 3 Golden - Salmon Arm - Kamloops - Vancouver(603 km)

Today, we will proceed to Eagle Pass to visit the Last Spike of the Canadian Pacific Railway. Then, we will head west to Kamloops to visit a local ginseng factory. After passing the district of Hope, where Sylvester Stallone filmed First Blood, we will return to Vancouver, arriving in the late afternoon.

Types of Accommodation in Vancouver:
Located in Central Richmond
Type A-Value Hampton Inn by Hilton / Best Western Plus or similar
Type B-Deluxe Executive Plaza (Plaza Room) / Westin Wall Centre or similar
Located in Downtown Vancouver
Type C-Budget Barclay Inn or similar
Type D-Premium Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre or similar

Salmon Arm first started as a railway camp during the construction of the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR), later developing into a logging, farming and dairy centre. It is surrounded by outstanding natural beauty, clean waterways, provincial parks and an abundance of green space.

  • Always Visit
    The outpost of Craigellachie is a tourist stop in the Eagle Pass, which allows the Canadian Pacific Railway to pass through the Monashee Mountains. This was the location in which the "Last Spike" of the railway was placed.

Kamloops is a city for every season. A place where you skip the crowds, stretch your legs and just escape to the unexpected. Known as the birthplace of freeride mountain biking, Kamloops attracts mountain bikers from around the world looking to ride the rugged landscapes and the desert like climate.

  • Always Visit
    The Sunmore Ginseng Factory and Spa in Kamloops, British Columbia, Canada is the only ginseng manufacturer in North America and was founded in 1991 by Chinese doctor Zhang Shunmei. Visitors can enjoy the relaxing ginseng spa.
Standard Hotel: Hampton Inn by Hilton/Best Western Plus or similar
Dulexe Hotel: Executive Plaza / Westin Wall Center /Barclay Hotel/Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre or similar
Breakfast: Meal PlanLunch: Meal Plan

Day 4 Vancouver - Whistler - Vancouver(233 km)

Today, we will begin our journey along the Sea-to-Sky Highway, passing by Horseshoe Bay and Stawamus Chief, a granite monolith. Later, we will arrive in Whistler, one of the most popular ski resorts in North America and the home of the 2010 Winter Olympics. Once there, we will have the option of riding the Peak2Peak Gondola that goes between Whistler and Blackcomb Mountains. Afterwards, we will be able to relax and shop. Later, we will return to Vancouver, either by bus or by seaplane, for an additional charge.

  • Always Visit
    The 10-minute ride to the top takes you 885m above sea level where sweeping of views of the Howe Sound and coastal mountains will welcome you from every direction
  • Always Visit
    The Stawamus Chief (often referred to as simply The Chief, or erroneously as the Squamish Chief) is a granite dome located adjacent to the town of Squamish, British Columbia. It towers over 700 m (2,297 ft) above the waters of nearby Howe Sound. It is often claimed to be the "second largest granite monolith in the world."

The highlight of this Canadian mountain town is the Whistler-Blackcomb Ski Resort, the largest ski resort in North America. Whistler Blackcomb sees more than two million visitors every year. In the summer, parts of it become a bike park.

  • Always Visit
    The "Sea to Sky Highway" is the name given to the section of Highway 99 from Horseshoe Bay to Pemberton. From Horseshoe Bay, the highway travels along the coastline.
  • Always Visit
    The Peak 2 Peak Gondola is a cable car that connects Whistler and Blackcomb Mountains at the Whister-Blackcomb Ski Resort in British Columbia, Canada. It hold the world record for longest span between towers for a cable car.
Standard Hotel: Red Lion Victoria or similar
Breakfast: IncludedLunch: IncludedDinner: Included

Day 5 Vancouver - Victoria - Vancouver(228 km)

Today, we will take a ferry to Victoria, taking in the magnificent scenery on the way. After passing Chinatown, we will explore the Inner Harbour and have the option of taking a carriage tour. We will visit the chateau-style Empress Hotel, the Legislative Buildings, Thunderbird Park, Beacon Hill Park and the remarkable Mile Zero. After that, we will visit the world famous Butchart Gardens. Later, we will return to Vancouver by ferry or seaplane.

This city on Vancouver Island in the central Pacific Ocean is the capital of British Columbia. It is home to many popular attractions, such as Beacon Hill Park, Butchart Gardens, the British Columbia Parliament Buildings, and more.

  • Always Visit
    This seaport in the city of Victoria is the local cruise ship and tourist entry and exit point for the city, covering 620 acres of water. It separates downtown from the Victoria West neighborhood.
  • Always Visit
    The British Columbia Parliament Buildings are where the Legislative Assembly of British Columbia meet. They are located in Victoria, British Columbia, at the southern tip of Vancouver Island. Visitors can marvel at the Baroque architecture and sprawling lawns.
  • Always Visit
    Beacon Hill Park, located in Victoria, British Columbia, contains hiking trails, a waterpark, two playgrounds, a petting zoo, and botanical gardens, among many other attractions. Loved by locals and tourists alike, the 200-acre park has something for everyone.
  • Always Visit
    These world-famous floral gardens are located on a 55-acre estate on Vancouver Island's southeastern point in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. People from around the world have been coming to see the gardens for more than 100 years.
  • Always Visit
    An area of southwestern Beacon Hill Park at Douglas Street in Victoria, British Columbia is the beginning of Canada's Number 1 Highway, which stretches the entire length of the country. A monument marks "mile zero" to visitors.
  • Always Visit
    This historic and cultural park in the heart of Victoria is decorated with an assortment of authentic totem poles carved by several different First Nations peoples. The park is also home to historic buildings from the mid-1800s.
Standard Hotel: Red Lion Victoria or similar
Breakfast: Included

Day 6 Victoria - Duncan - Chemainus - Vancouver(175 km)

Visit the Hatley Castle and the Goldstream Provincial Park to discover heritage and nature wonders. Head to Chemainus after visit the Totem city - Duncan. The murals on the streets illustrate the development of Chemainus. Arrive at Nanaimo by late afternoon and take the BC Ferry to Horseshoe Bay and then back to Vancouver.

This city on Vancouver Island in the central Pacific Ocean is the capital of British Columbia. It is home to many popular attractions, such as Beacon Hill Park, Butchart Gardens, the British Columbia Parliament Buildings, and more.

  • Always Visit
    This mansion and estate in Victoria is part of a Canadian National Historic Site. Since 1995, it has been used as a part of the Royal Roads University.
  • Always Visit
    Known for its wildlife - like the annual salmon run and the large population of bald eagles that feed on said salmon - this park in British Columbia measures 937 acres.

Dubbed the "City of Totems," Duncan has more than 80 First Nations carvings located throughout town, and is also home to the Quw'utsun' Cultural Centre.

Chemainus is a charming Cowichan Valley town located in the Vancouver Island region. Chemainus is noted for its creative community, but its artistic flair is most evident in the 40 plus vivid murals scattered around town that depict its culture and history.

Standard Hotel: Hampton Inn By Hilton / Abercorn Inn / Barclay Hotel or similar
Dulexe Hotel: Executive Plaza / Westin Wall Centre / Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre or similar

Day 7 Vancouver/Seattle - Hometown

Guests departing from Vancouver will enjoy a free day of shopping and fine dining before transferring o the airport or cruise terminal. Those leaving from Seattle will arrive around noon and transfer to either the airport, the cruise terminal or the aquarium. They should book their flights for after 3:00pm.

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