13 DAYS - Various Dates of Departure
Vancouver • Victoria • Whistler • Sun Peaks • Jasper • Lake Louise • Banff • Vancouver
|Vancouver||Georgian Court Hotel|
|Victoria||Marriott Victoria Inner Harbour|
|Whistler||Fairmont Chateau Whistler Resort|
|Sun Peaks||Sun Peaks Grand Hotel|
|Banff||Banff Park Lodge|
|Kelowna||Delta Grand Okanagan Resort|
5 three-course dinners including a farewell dinner in Vancouver
Available in your motorcoach and in most hotels
Welcome to Vancouver, your getaway to the Candian Rockies! At 6 pm meet your traveling companions for a welcome drink. Your Tour Director will prepare you for your upcoming adventure.
Today, board a BC FERRY and cross the Strait of Georgia through the spectacular Gulf Islands, an archipelago known for its Mediterranean-type climate. Stop at SHANNON FALLS, where a boardwalk leads toa viewing platform near the base of the roaring falls. On to the alpine resort of Whistler, nestled at the bse of breathtaking Blackcomb Mountain. There's time today to explore many of the 2010 Winter Olympics' sites. (B)
This morning, travel through Jasper National Park on Icefields Parway to the 1,200-foot-thick Columbia Icefield for a thrilling ICE EXPLORER RIDE. Climb Sunwapta Pass to savor stunning vistas of alpine meadows, waterfalls, and massive glaciers, then scale Bow Pass for splendid views of Peyto Lake. Next, stop at Lake Louise, whose green-blue waters form a perfect mirror reflection of Mount Victoria. Continue into BANFF NATIONAL PARK. (B)
Note: The May 3 & 17, and July 26 departures will enjoy overnights at the luxurious Rimrock Hotel, nestled in the mountains 750 feet above Banff, offering exceptional views, fine dining, and an enjoyable location near the Upper Hot Springs and the Banff Gondola.
Breakfast this morning is served on top of Sulphur Mountain. Take a scenic ride on the BANFF GONDOLA to the top of the mountain and then enjoy spectacular views of the valley below as you savor a flavorful meal. Additional sightseeing in Banff includes a visit to Bow Falls and the Hoodoos. The baance of the day is at leisure. Consider an optional helicopter flightseeing trip for a bird's-eye view of the Rockies. Enjoy dinner at a local restaurant this evening. (B,D)
This morning, depart Banff and scale Kicking Horse Pass across the Continental Divide into British Columbia and Yoho National Park. Next, enjoy panoramic vistas of peaks exceeding 10,000 feet on Rogers Pass at the summit in Canada's Glacier National Park. Descend into the agricultural region of the Okanagan Valley to the resort city of Kelowna. Tonight, why not enjoy a wine tasting or dinner at one of Kelowna's many restaruants. (B)
The tour ends after breakfast this morning with guests departing on individual schedules. (B)
Airfare is not included in pricing.
Please enquire if your would like to add a Pre or Post Alaskan Cruise
|DEPARTURE DATE||PRICE BASED ON DOUBLE OCCUPANCY|
|July 5, 19||$4,849|
|August 23, 30||$4,849|
Gratuities for Tour Director and driver are available for pre-purchase.
Applicable GST/HST is included in price
Further Afield Travel and Tours can provide you with flight arrangements.
Single Room Supplement $1,476 to $1,898 depending on departure date.
Dates and prices do not include international air travel.
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