Get picked up at home and whisked off to your departure point (within 50 miles).
Meals included: 7 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 4 dinners
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.
Fly to Vancouver and transfer to your hotel. This evening meet your travelling companions and Tour Director for a welcome drink.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Transfer to the airport for your flight to the UK.
Accommodation as stated or similar
This platinum tour is operated by our sister company Globus.
There's no need to shop around. Find a cheaper like-for-like tour from another company, and we’ll not only match their price but also give you a £50 discount when you book with us.
They have in-depth knowledge of the places you’ll visit and will be on hand every step of the way with commentary entirely in English. 96% of customers rate them 'excellent' or 'good'.
We've been creating unforgettable holidays since 1994. We are a member of ABTA and all our flight-inclusive holidays are fully protected by the CAA's ATOL scheme.