Day 2 Vancouver - Victoria - Vancouver (141 miles)
In the morning we will take the ferry to Victoria, BC. Our day will be spent touring this city. Stops on our tour include the Butchart Gardens, Beacon Hill Park, and BC Parliament Buildings. At the end of the day we will return to Vancouver by ferry or by seaplane (surcharge applies).
Day 3 Vancouver - Whistler - Vancouver (150 miles)
Today we will start the journey along the Sea to Sky Highway, pass by Horseshoe Bay, Stawamus Chief to the Whistler Ski Resort. After a ride of the Whistler Mountain Gondola and Peak 2 Peak Gondola, we will relax and shop at the mountain or in the village.
We will return to Vancouver by bus or by seaplane (surcharge applies) in the late afternoon.
Day 4 Vancouver - Fraser Valley - Kelowna - Okanagan - Sicamous (320 miles)
We will start our journey via the trans-Canada highway, pass through Fraser Valley and head east for Kelowna where is the heart of the Okanagan Valley. At Lake Okanagan, we will listen to its legendary story and search for the lake monster "Ogopogo." Afterwards, we will visit the renowned winery to learn about the basics of winemaking. We will spend the night in Sicamous.
Day 5 Sicamous - Rogers Pass - Yoho National Park - Banff National Park - Banff (168 miles)
We will visit the Rogers Pass, then enter the Yoho National Park and visit the Emerald Lake. We will ride the Gondola and enjoy a bird's eye view of the majestic Rocky Mountains, enjoy view of the Hoodoos. Later we will head to Banff and explore at your own pace.
Day 6 Banff National Park - Jasper National Park - Jasper (133 miles)
Driving past Castle Mountain, we will visit Lake Louise and enjoy lunch at the Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise (meal plan). Then we will ride across the Athabasca Glacier on an "Ice Explorer", step up onto the Glacier Skywalk.
Day 7 Jasper - Jasper National Park - Valemount (60 miles)
Full day in Jasper National Park. We will visit the Pyramid Lake, the Maligne Canyon, pass by the Medicine Lake. We will also visit the Maligne Lake with optional cruise ride that not only takes you through the breath-taking sceneries, but also includes a landing on the Spirit Island. After passing by the mountain Mt. Robson, we will arrive in Valemount.
Day 8 Valemount - Clearwater - Kamloops - Vancouver (376 miles)
We will travel along Thompson River and pass the district of Clearwater and Wells Gray Provincial Park. We will head to Kamloops and visit the Ginseng factory. After we will return to Vancouver.