Canadian Rockies with Calgary

Traverse the scenic roadways and enjoy the beauty of the Canadian Rockies on this unique tour.

Tour Description

As you travel through the stunning Canadian Rockies, experience towering mountain peaks, hanging glaciers, and cascading waterfalls on the Columbia lcefields Parkway. Explore the incredible scenery of Jasper with overnight stays in Lake Louise and Banff. Wrap up your trip by enjoying the best of Calgary.

Features & Inclusions

  • 8 nights hotel accommodation
  • Explore Banff Excursion including Gondola Ride
  • Banff Lake Cruise
  • Icefields Parkway Discovery Tour
  • Explore Jasper Excursion
  • Mountain Lakes and Waterfalls Excursion through Yoho National Park
  • Calgary Tower Admission
  • Roundtrip airport transfers

Itinerary

Day 1 - Arrival into Calgary to Banff
Arrive into Calgary and board a scheduled motorcoach transfer to the mountain town of Banff. Overnight in Banff.

Day 2 - Banff Exploring
Get a new perspective of Canada’s first national park on today’s sightseeing excursion. First, take a ride on the Banff Gondola to the peak of Sulphur Mountain for a 360-degree view of Banff and the Bow Valley. Stop for lunch on your own before continuing to Lake Minnewanka for a cruise on Banff's largest lake. Overnight in Banff.

Day 3 - Banff to Jasper Sightseeing
Journey northwards into Jasper National Park along the remarkable lceflelds Parkway. Enjoy a stop at the Columbia lcefield Glacier Discovery Centre for an interpretive Ice Explorer ride onto the Athabasca Glacier (lunch is also included). Then enjoy a trek on the Glacier Skywalk located on your way to Jasper. Your overnight this evening is in the charming town of Jasper. Overnight in Jasper.

Day 4 - Exploring Jasper
Jasper, fascinating in beauty and history, is set amid some of the most rugged peaks in the Rockies. Today's half-day excursion encompasses the area's outstanding features including the mystical Medicine Lake, and Maligne Canyon, with its narrow gorge and limestone walls falling 50 metres to the floor below. Overnight in Jasper.

Day 5 - Transfer from Jasper to Lake Louise
Depart Jasper and travel through mountain corridors surrounded by glacier-covered peaks and glistening lakes. Enjoy the sights as you travel through Yoho National Park and stop in beautiful Lake Louise. Overnight in Lake Louise.

Day 6 – Exploring Lake Louise
Depart Lake Louise this afternoon and travel on a vibrant tour of mountains, lakes and waterfalls. Cross the Great Divide into Yoho National Park via the scenic Kicking Horse Pass and learn the history of the Spiral Tunnels. Overnight in Lake Louise.

Day 7 - Lake Louise to Calgary
Depart Lake Louise today on a scheduled motorcoach service and travel to Calgary. You will be dropped off at your downtown hotel. Included today is admission to the Calgary Tower. Overnight night in Calgary.

Day 8 – Calgary
The day is yours to discover this modern metropolis at leisure, or embark on an optional excursion to experience the essence of Calgary. Depending on the day of the week, you may wish to enjoy a walking tour of Calgary’s neighborhoods and their eclectic food scenes. Visit Kensington for tastings, tea, wine, cheese and sweets at two popular restaurants, or visit the East Village for a behind-the-scenes progressive dinner. Or, opt for a full-day excursion along the Cowboy Trail to several craft breweries, including Big Rock Brewery and Eau Claire Distillery, for tours and tastings. Nature and history buffs may elect to take a full-day excursion to Drumheller and the Badlands to see Horseshoe Canyon and visit the Royal Tyrrell Museum of Paleontology, home to 130,000 fossils from 300 different species. Overnight in Calgary.

Day 9 - Calgary Departure
Check-out from your hotel and transfer to the Calgary International Airport.

Accommodation Options

Value Accommodations
Elk & Avenue Hotel, Chateau Jasper, Deer Lodge, and International Hotel Calgary

Superior Accommodations
Rimrock Resort, Sawridge Inn & Conference Center, Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise, and Delta Calgary

Deluxe Accommodations
Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel, Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge, Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise, and Fairmont Palliser

Dates & Prices

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Prices are land-only, per person. Prices are correct at the time of this web page going live; however are subject to confirmation at time of booking. Dates occurring during Calgary Stampede may vary in price.
Optional excursions listed in day 8 are available on specific dates, and can be added based on your departure date
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