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Canada and the Rockies

  • Route:
  • UK
  • Calgary
  • Banff
  • Kamloops
  • Vancouver
  • UK
8 DAYS from £1595pp

Tour Highlights

  • City tours of Calgary by coach and Vancouver
  • Marvel at the picturesque Lake Louise
  • Snow coach along the Columbia Icefields
  • Journey through Yoho and Glacier National Parks
  • A gondola ride to the summit of Sulphur Mountain in Banff National Park
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Canada and the Rockies

Taking you into the great outdoors of Canada, our 8-day adventure showcases bewitching spectacles: from the grizzly bears inspecting Lake Louise's shores to the breath-taking mountain pass through Glacier National Park and the ice gouged chasm of Johnston Canyon. Along the way encounter utopias of the Great White North including the small town charm of Banff and one of the world's great scenic cities, Vancouver.

Tour Itinerary

Day 1: UK to Calgary

Depart London on your scheduled flight to Calgary where you will be met by your guide and transferred to your hotel. The remainder of today will be at leisure.

    Day 2: Calgary to Banff

    This morning, enjoy a sightseeing tour of Calgary. Set in the rolling foothills of the majestic Canadian Rockies, view the city's key sights including Scotsman's Hill, Stampede Park, Calgary Tower and Fort Calgary. Later today arrive in the picturesque town of Banff.

      Day 3: Banff

      Following breakfast at the hotel, your group will head off for a day tour of Banff National Park, home to some of Canada's best-kept wilderness secrets. Taking the scenic Tunnel Mountain Drive route, admire magnificent spires of layered rock carved by the elements within Bow Valley. Later, climb a short distance to view Bow Falls, a dramatic backdrop of many classic Hollywood films. A gondola-ride to the summit of Sulphur Mountain has also been included allowing you to marvel at the enormity of the six surrounding mountain ranges.

        Day 4: Banff

        Continue along the Bow Valley Parkway for more unforgettable scenery including Johnston Canyon, a deep limestone ravine which can be explored upon a walkway. Visit Moraine Lake, a glacially fed lake that turns turquoise blue as it begins to thaw in the summer months, before finally arriving at Lake Louise, one of Canada's most beautiful freshwater lakes and home to a thriving population of grizzly bears, moose and timber wolves. Later embark on a journey on board a snow coach to navigate the rugged Columbia Icefield, formed from an ancient glacier.

          Day 5: Banff to Kamloops

          Board your coach and embark on a breath-taking journey abound for cinematic vistas as you travel west through Yoho and Glacier National Parks. Later today arrive at the city of Kamloops in British Columbia for an evening at leisure.

            Day 6: Kamloops to Vancouver

            Your journey continues along the picturesque Duffy Lake Road, a winding route affording visitors a superb vantage point to admire Duffy Lake's shimmering reflection of the surrounding mountain range. A stop will be made in the skier's paradise of Whistler to stretch your legs before continuing along the Sea to Sky Highway, arriving at Vancouver.

              Day 7: Vancouver

              Framed by a rippling ocean scarred by ferry trails, vast forests of mighty Cedars and snow-dusted pinnacles, Vancouver boasts one of the most spectacular settings of any city on the planet. During your tour visit the 1,000 acre Stanley Park, one of the largest city parks in North America. Later stop at Granville Island, whose indoor market offers a colourful assortment of gastronomic delights. Today concludes upon the world's longest and highest suspended footbridge, which will take you over the towering tops of evergreens allowing you to peak down onto the roaring Capilano River below.

                Day 8: Vancouver

                This morning, transfer to Vancouver airport for your return flight back to the UK.

                  Your Meals
                  • Included Breakfast will always be served at your accommodation each morning during the tour.
                  • Included Lunch and Dinner, where included, will be served in local restaurants or at your accommodation.

                  Included in the Price

                  • Included Fully Escorted Tour with local English Speaking Guides throughout
                  • Included Scheduled Flights from the UK.
                  • Included All internal travel including air-conditioned/heated transportation.
                  • Included Accommodation, meals as specified and entry fees to all sights.
                  • Included All airport taxes and security charges.

                  Important Information

                  Visas

                  A Canadian ESTA will be required for entry into Canada. For the Alaska Cruise Extension, an American ESTA will be required. Further advice should be sought from the applicable tourist authority for other nationalities and for general queries. We strongly advise you check your destinations' Tourist Board or Embassy for the most up-to-date guidelines regarding passport validity.

                  Payment

                  If booking more than 10 weeks before departure a deposit of £250pp will need to be paid at the time of booking with the full amount payable at 10 weeks prior to departure. The deposit applies to adults and children. If you are within 10 weeks of travel then the full balance of the holiday will be payable.

                  Flight Information

                  Your flight to Canada is with Air Transat (TS), departing from London Gatwick, South. Each passenger is entitled to 23kg of hold luggage plus 1 item of hand luggage not exceeding in size and 1 personal item such as a handbag, briefcase or laptop case. Weight restrictions will be finalised on E-ticket receipt. Should you wish to take additional luggage you will need to pay extra at check-in. Check-In should be at least 3 hours before departure. Please note that all flight times are subject to change. Final flight details will be confirmed on your e-ticket and final documentation which will be sent to you approximately 10 days before departure.

                  Health and Vaccinations

                  It is your responsibility to check any health and vaccination requirements applicable to your booked arrangements. We can only provide general information about this. Health and hygiene facilities and disease risks vary from country to country. You should take health advice about your own needs as early as possible and in good time before your departure. Sources of information include; www.fco.gov.uk, http://travelhealthpro.org.uk/, www.hpa.org.uk, your General Practitioner or a specialist clinic.

                  Physical Accessibility

                  This tour is accessible to most people with an average level of fitness and normal mobility. It involves moderate days of walking on uneven paths and small hills, and getting on and off coaches. This tour is not suitable for anyone with walking difficulties.

                  Group Size

                  The minimum number of passengers on your tour will be 20, and the maximum number of passengers will be 40. If in the unlikely event your tour does not reach the minimum passenger numbers, then you may be asked to change to a different date. A full refund will be made available to you should this alternative not be suitable.

                  Tour Guide

                  This is an escorted tour, meaning the you will have the services of an English speaking guide during each excursion ensuring that you have first-hand knowledge at all times.

                  Currency Information

                  The currency in Canada is the Canadian Dollar. We recommend that you exchange your currency before you leave the UK.

                  Personal Expenses

                  You will need to take some extra money with you to cover any meals and personal purchases, such as souvenirs, extra drinks and snacks. Approximately £500-£600 per person should be sufficient for the duration of your tour. Please also bear in mind that there will be several shopping opportunities throughout your tour.
                  Tipping is at your discretion, however we would recommend approximately $7 per person per day. Tips are accepted in the local currency, however it is asked that if you do not tip in the local currency that you only pay with notes, as coins cannot be exchanged.

                  Tour Dates & Prices

                  Depart UKArrive UKPriceBook Now
                  2017 Dates
                  20 May 201727 May 2017£1595ppBook
                  02 Sep 201709 Sep 2017£1989ppBook
                  16 Sep 201723 Sep 2017£1845ppBook
                  2018 Dates
                  05 May 201812 May 2018£1799ppBook
                  19 May 201826 May 2018£1799ppBook
                  02 Jun 201809 Jun 2018£1659ppBook
                  09 Jun 201816 Jun 2018£1999ppBook
                  30 Jun 201807 Jul 2018£2099ppBook
                  18 Aug 201825 Aug 2018£2299ppBook
                  01 Sep 201808 Sep 2018£2199ppBook
                  15 Sep 201822 Sep 2018£1949ppBook

                  Tour Map

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                  Tour Dossiers

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                  2018 Dossier

                  Extensions

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                    Vancouver2 nights from £249pp View
                  • USA
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                  Hotels and Accommodation

                  The Westin Calgary

                  The Westin Calgary

                  Banff Juniper Hotel

                  Banff Juniper Hotel

                  Doubletree Kamloops

                  Doubletree Kamloops

                  Extensions

                  Vancouver

                  Canada

                  Tour route

                  • UK
                  • Calgary
                  • Banff
                  • Kamloops
                  • Vancouver
                  • UK

                  Extend your tour with a stay in the nature bound utopia of Vancouver. Enjoy free time in the city to explore the sights at leisure, peruse world-class museums, sample a host of cuisines that span the globe and stroll downtown's promenade during this essential Canadian highlight.

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                  Alaska Cruise

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                  • UK
                  • Calgary
                  • Banff
                  • Kamloops
                  • Vancouver
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                  • UK

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