Canadian Rockies Winter Adventure - NEW

  • 9 Days

  • Western Canada

Discover the Canadian Rockies in their winter glory. Wrap up against the elements to admire some of the most stunning mountain scenery in Western Canada.

Your journey starts here

Highlights

VIP private home pick-up service
Flights
Transfers
Services of a tour director
Accommodation
Selected meals
Porterage
All airport taxes
  • Overview

  • Day 1

  • Day 2

  • Day 3

  • Day 4

  • Day 5

  • Day 6

  • Day 7

  • Day 8

  • Day 9

of 9 days

Your detailed itinerary

Tour departing on 5th February 2018

Meals included: 7 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 4 dinners

Overview

Discover the Canadian Rockies in their winter glory. Wrap up against the elements to admire some of the most stunning mountain scenery in Western Canada.

At a glance

  • Vancouver
  • Jasper
  • Lake Louise Enjoy a Sleigh Ride
  • Banff Enjoy a Gondola Ride

Day 1

UK - Vancouver

Fly to Vancouver and transfer to your hotel. This evening meet your travelling companions and Tour Director for a welcome drink.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 2

Vancouver - The Canadian VIA Rail

This morning, tour Vancouver, including the waterfront, Chinatown and Stanley Park with it's old growth evergreen forests and totem poles. The rest of the afternoon is at leisure before transferring to the station for the overnight VIA rail service onboard the Canadian.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 3

The Canadian VIA Rail - Jasper

Enjoy the views of the Canadian Rocky Mountains. See Canada's pristine landscape of frozen lakes, snowcapped mountains and deep blue skies. Spend the day aboard the Canadian and be sure to visit the dome car for even more spectacular views. Arrive in Jasper later this afternoon and transfer to the historic Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge for the next two nights.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 4

Jasper

There is a choice of activities today to explore the Jasper National Park. Either take an Ice Walk through Maligne Canyon or a guided Wildlife Safari. There will be freetime to either try some snow sports, browse the shops or treat yourself to a spa treatment.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 5

Jasper - Lake Louise

Today, travel to the beautiful shores of Lake Louise and the majestic Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise. Experience this winter wonderland on a Horse Drawn Sleigh Ride and see the incredible mountain scenery whilst snuggled under a blanket to keep you warm from the elements.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 6

Lake Louise - Banff

This morning, enjoy a Heritage Tour to learn more about the Chateau's unique history. Continue to Banff National Park, where a sightseeing tour includes a visit to Bow Falls and the Hoodoos along with a Gondola Ride to the top of Sulphur Mountain for stunning views. The rest of the day is at leisure.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 7

Banff

A full day at leisure to explore Banff independently. Why not stroll around Banff Avenue with it's many shops, galleries and boutiques. Perhaps take afternoon tea at the Fairmont Banff Springs hotel or why not try curling. Tonight the Tour Director hosts drinks by the fire followed by a farewell dinner.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 8

Banff - Calgary - UK

Transfer to the airport for your flight to the UK.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 9

Home landing in the UK

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Hotels

  • Vancouver: Fairmont Waterfront
  • VIA Rail: Vancouver - Jasper overnight train
  • Jasper: Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge
  • Lake Louise: Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise
  • Banff: Fairmont Banff Springs

Notes

Accommodation as stated or similar

This platinum tour is operated by our sister company Globus.

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