Day 1 Seattle - Kamloops (230 miles)
Today, we will travel from Seattle across the Canadian border all the way to Kamloops, BC, an area abundant with stunning scenery and wildlife. On the way, we will stop at Bridal Veil Falls Provincial Park to enjoy a picnic and walk around.
Day 2 Yoho National Park - Banff (318 miles)
Today, we will explore magnificent Yoho National Park, hiking down trails around Emerald Lake, where we can relax at the lakeshore café and enjoy the views. In the afternoon, we will drive through Kicking Horse Pass across the Continental Divide into Alberta. Later, we will enjoy panoramic vistas of mountains as we drive through Rogers Pass in Glacier National Park on our way to Banff, where we will spend the night.
Day 3 Banff National Park - Lake Louise (26 miles)
Today, we will first visit Lake Louise, known for its stunning turquoise waters and its multiple hiking trails. In the afternoon, w will visit Moraine Lake in the Valley of the Ten Peaks.
Day 4 Icefields Parkway - Jasper National Park (153 miles)
We will spend the day driving along the Icefields Parkway, passing stunning vistas, jagged mountains, glaciers and wildlife. We will stop to take short walks near the Bow Glacier and Peyto Lake, as well as having the option to take a helicopter flight over the Columbia Icefield or strap on crampons and walk on the Athabasca Glacier.
Day 5 Jasper National Park
We will have the morning free to enjoy Jasper, the largest national park in Canada, where we will be able to admire the snowcapped summits and beautiful lakes of this mountainous wilderness. We can choose to go hiking, mountain biking, relax in the Miette hot springs. After a full day of activities, we will drive along the Yellowhead Highway until we reach Clearwater, BC, which sits at the base of Mount Robson.
Day 6 Whistler and Vancouver (287 miles)
We will spend today exploring the area around the Whistler Resort, where we will enjoy a backdrop of fantastic scenery as we explore this cute ski town. Today will overnight in Whistler.
Day 7 Vancouver - Seattle (121 miles)
This morning, we will go sightseeing in Vancouver, visiting the waterfront, the Gas Lamp District, Chinatown and Stanley Park. Afterwards, we will return to Seattle, where the tour will come to an end around 8:00pm.