Calgary * Banff * Jasper * Sun Peaks * Vancouver
A popular fly-drive through the Canadian Rockies featuring one of our most scenic routes which visits the famous National Parks of Banff and Jasper in Alberta before driving to the Pacific Coast in British Columbia to experience the beauty of Vancouver.
12 days from £1,815 per person twin share including flights
**Option available to Travel from Gatwick with Air Transat**
|Departing Between||EARLY BOOKING
with 2 Adults
|01 - 10 May 2017||£1852||£1222||£971||Quote|
|11 - 25 May||£1867||£1222||£971||Quote|
|26 - 27 May||£1867||£1222||£971||Quote|
|28 May - 10 Jun||£1955||£1222||£971||Quote|
|11 - 15 Jun||£2042||£1222||£971||Quote|
|16 - 19 Jun||£2025||£1222||£971||Quote|
|20 - 21 Jun||£2025||£1222||£971||Quote|
|22 Jun - 06 Jul||£2408||£1543||£1211||Quote|
|07 - 16 Jul||£2445||£1543||£1211||Quote|
|17 Jul - 16 Aug||£2408||£1543||£1211||Quote|
|17 - 26 Aug||£2087||£1222||£971||Quote|
|27 - 30 Aug||£2087||£1222||£971||Quote|
|31 Aug - 06 Sep||£2041||£1222||£971||Quote|
|07 - 23 Sep||£2041||£1222||£971||Quote|
|24 - 27 Sep||£1968||£1222||£971||Quote|
|28 - 29 Sep||£1879||£1222||£971||Quote|
|30 Sep - 19 Oct||£1815||£1222||£971||Quote|
|20 - 28 Oct||£1815||£1222||£971||Quote|
Day 1 - U.K. – Calgary
Your Canada holiday start with flight by Air Canada from London Heathrow to Calgary - regional departures are available on request. On arrival you transfer by airport shuttle to your airport hotel. The rest of your day is at leisure.
Overnight (1): Calgary - Clarion Calgary Airport Hotel
Day 2 - Calgary – Banff (77 miles)
The mountains beckon. Collect your hire car from the airport before heading west into the Canadian Rockies and the pretty town of Banff.
Overnights (2): Banff - Mount Royal Hotel
Day 3 - Banff
Sometimes regarded as one of the most attractive small towns in North America, Banff is compact enough to comfortably explore on foot. Situated on the doorstep of spectacular scenery, Banff nestles amidst the glory of the Canadian Rockies. With a wealth of attractions, ranging from the Hot Springs to the gondola ride to the summit of Sulphur Mountain, Banff boasts an attractive main street with numerous cafes and craft shops.
Day 4 - Banff – Jasper (175 miles)
Enjoy a spectacular drive today through stunning scenery along the Icefields Parkway. En route visit the Columbia Icefield, the largest accumulation of snow and ice in the Rockies and take the ‘Ice Explorer" ride onto the Athabasca Glacier. Stunning Lake Louise, with its sparkling blue waters and mountain goats on Mount Fairview, is also worth a stop as are the thundering Athabasca Falls.
Overnights (2): Jasper - Best Western Jasper Inn & Suites
Day 5 - Jasper
Enjoy a day at leisure to delight in the peaceful, magnificent surroundings of Jasper National Park. A showcase of glacial blue lakes, long ridge-top hikes, canyons and a world-class golf resort, the town of Jasper is a sleepy sanctuary, known as a refuge for bighorn sheep, elk, deer and moose - all of which have been spotted wandering its streets. A trip to the exquisite Maligne Lake, the second largest glacier-fed lake in the Rockies, is well recommended where a cruise will take you past glacier-studded mountain peaks to world-famous Spirit Island.
Days 6-7 - Jasper –Sun Peaks (276 miles)
Drive west and then south along the scenic Yellowhead Highway with views of Mt. Terry Fox, Tete Jaune Cache and, at 3954 m. Mount Robson, the highest peak in the Canadian Rockies. A visit to Wells Gray Park, accessed from Clearwater, en route is recommended. Here you’ll discover a multitude of rapids, cataracts and waterfalls – two of the most spectacular being Dawson Falls and Helmcken Falls. Continue south towards Kamloops and to the mountain resort of Sun Peaks to enjoy a day at leisure in idyllic surroundings.
Overnights (2): Sun Peaks - Sun Peaks Grand Hotel
Day 8 - Sun Peaks – Vancouver (232 miles)
Head south down the Coquihalla Highway via Merritt and Hope along the Fraser River Valley into sparkling Vancouver. Once in Vancouver, return your hire car downtown after checking in to your hotel.
Overnights (3): Vancouver - Best Western Sands by the Sea
Day 9-10 - Vancouver
Renowned as one of the most beautiful cities in the world, Vancouver is home to spectacular natural scenery with breathtaking views in each and every direction, has a bustling metropolitan core and boasts one of the mildest climates in Canada. There are numerous attractions, all within easy reach of downtown; visit Stanley Park, Gastown, Chinatown and Granville Island with its craft workshops and superb restaurants. For a stunning vista of Vancouver and its harbour, take the gondola up Grouse Mountain. Why not take a float-plane flight or go on a whale-watching trip?
Day 11 - Vancouver to UK
Time for last minute shopping and a final look at the stunning backdrop to Vancouver before you are transferred by private car to the airport and your overnight flight home.
Day 12 - Arrive UK
BRITISH AIRWAYS ECONOMY CLASS DOMESTIC ADD-ONS
Available in conjunction with your trans-atlantic Air Canada flights between London and to/from Aberdeen, Belfast, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Manchester and Newcastle. Details on request.
Air Canada Upgrade to Executive First
Designed to provide you with your own personal space that's ideal for a good night's sleep, each Executive First Suite* reclines into a fully flat bed at the touch of a button. Armed with a comfy pillow and duvet and fully equipped with all the latest in-flight amenities, you'll arrive at your destination completely refreshed and ready to start your day.
Upgrade to GoldLeaf Service on the Rocky Mountaineer
Our custom-designed, bi-level, glass-domed GoldLeaf coach puts you right in the middle of the awe-inspiring scenery of the Canadian Rockies. Take in the dazzling vistas upstairs, and enjoy delicious meals downstairs. From the attentive service provided by your Rocky Mountaineer Hosts, to the gourmet meals prepared from regional cuisine by our award-winning chefs. GoldLeaf Service is quite simply, as good as it gets.
1) Enjoy a Toronto and Niagara Falls add-on from £265 per person.
Price includes internal scheduled flights, airport taxes, Return airport coach Transfers from Toronto Airport to your centrally located hotel, 2 nights accommodation at a 4-Star hotel and a full day sightseeing tour to Niagara Falls including a boat ride on the Hornblower Cruises to view the Horseshoe Falls (seasonal) and lunch.
2) Enjoy a Montreal and Quebec City add-on from £299 per person.
Price includes internal scheduled flights, airport taxes, return airport coach transfers from MontrealAirport to your centrally located hotel, 2 nights accommodation at a 4-Star hotel and a full day sightseeing tour to Quebec City.
|3 Star||4 Star||5 Star|
|Calgary Airport||Clarion Hotel Calgary Airport|
|Banff||Mount Royal Hotel|
|Jasper||Best Western Plus Jasper Inn & Suites|
|Sun Peaks||Sun Peaks Grand Hotel|
|Vancouver||Best Western Plus Sands by the Sea|
Tour Price Includes:
All offers are subject to availability. once a booking is confirmed your holiday price is 100% GUARANTEED against any increase in price such as currency exchange fluctuations or fuel surcharges. Other companies may surcharge you by up to 10% more!
Location: Located 15 minutes from Calgary International Airport between the airport and downtown, this hotel offers easy access to the business and entertainment districts.
Number of Rooms: 184
Accommodation: Air conditioning, TV, telephone, WIFI internet access in-room (free), cable internet access in-room, computer with internet available, mini fridge, iron with board, hair dryer, adjoining rooms available on request, rollaway bed $10. 10 floors with elevator, Restaurant, bar, indoor pool, fitness centre, whirlpool, airport shuttle, parking free, pet friendly property. Wheelchair accessible room(s).