From 04/08/2019 to 24/09/2020
Departure dates & prices
Dates Availability Price
Aug Sun 04 2019 to Aug Thu 15 2019Sold OutFrom$2,305*
Aug Sun 11 2019 to Aug Thu 22 2019Sold OutFrom$2,265*
Aug Sun 18 2019 to Aug Thu 29 2019AvailableFrom$2,100*
Sep Sun 01 2019 to Sep Thu 12 2019Limited AvailabilityFrom$2,285*
May Sun 17 2020 to May Thu 28 2020AvailableFrom$2,595*
May Sun 24 2020 to Jun Thu 04 2020AvailableFrom$2,595*
Jun Sun 07 2020 to Jun Thu 18 2020AvailableFrom$2,595*
Jun Sun 14 2020 to Jun Thu 25 2020AvailableFrom$2,595*
Jun Sun 21 2020 to Jul Thu 02 2020AvailableFrom$2,595*
Jul Sun 05 2020 to Jul Thu 16 2020AvailableFrom$2,430*
Jul Sun 19 2020 to Jul Thu 30 2020AvailableFrom$2,430*
From rafting trips to glacier treks, this trip is packed full of optional outdoor activities, giving you the perfect opportunity to explore nature at ground level.
Pristine lakes, massive glaciers and soaring peaks – the Canadian Rockies feature an array of striking landscapes that you won’t see anywhere else in the world.
Hike through forests, mountain bike in the Rockies and canoe across a picturesque lake.
Whatever floats your boat, your expert local leader can point you in the right direction.
Camping (with facilities) (10 nts),Hotel (1 nt).
Age: min 18, max 29.
Group Size: 1 - 13.
Revelstoke National Park.
Glacier National Park.
Rogers Pass Discovery Centre.
Yoho National Park.
Banff National Park.
Visit to Lake Louise.
Visit to Moraine Lake.
Jasper National Park - Entrance Fee.
Visit to Maligne Lake.
Wells Gray Provincial Park.
Vancouver orientation tour.
Day 1 - Vancouver Welcome to Canada, home of ice hockey, Drake and maple-flavoured everything. Perhaps pick up a donut and 'double-double' from Tim Hortons, then head to the hotel for an important welcome meeting at 6 pm, where you'll meet your tour guide and fellow travellers. Look for a sign in the lobby or ask reception where this meeting will take place.
Day 2 - Kelowna You've got a long drive ahead today (approximately seven hours) but it’s a scenic one. Head through some pretty incredible landscapes of forests, parks and vineyard-covered hills of the Okanagan Valley. You'll want to make sure your camera's charged for this drive. Arrive in Kelowna in time for dinner. Situated on Okanagan Lake, Kelowna is equal parts relaxed country and bustling urban city.
Day 3 - Golden Visit Mt Revelstoke National Park, which contains one of the world’s only inland temperate rainforests. The park is home to a small herd of woodland caribou, grizzly bears and moose, along with a population of banana slugs. Then travel over Rogers Pass to Glacier National Park. Stop at the visitor centre and panoramic lookouts along the way for incredible views of the park’s many glaciers, valleys and lakes. Continue on to Golden, where we’ll spend the night. Today’s drive covers about 360 kilometres (225 miles), and takes about 5.5 hours.
Day 4 - Yoho National Park / Banff National Park Drive through the stunning mountainous terrain of Yoho National Park, where we have the option to raft on some of the best waters in Canada. The combination of wild water, amazing scenery and abundant wildlife makes rafting the Kicking Horse River an unforgettable, adrenaline-packed adventure. Your guide will point you in the direction of some great hiking trails if you’d prefer to stay on dry land. There’s also the option of kicking back on the river bank and watching the world float by. Afterwards, stop at Takkakaw Falls, then continue on to Banff. Established in 1885, it’s the oldest national park in the country, and contains over 1600 kilometres (995 miles) of hiking trails. The drive today covers 130 kilometres (80 miles); spend the night near Banff.
Day 5 - Banff National Park Today's your chance to to explore Banff in your own time. Maybe go shopping on Banff Avenue or Bear Street, unwind in Banff Hot Springs’ steamy waters or rent a bike and explore the Vermillion lakes . There’s tonnes of stuff to do so if it all feels overwhelming, just ask your local leader for some handy pointers.Your guide can also show you where some great walking trails are, along with scenic viewpoints and the best places to spot wildlife.
Day 6 - Lake Louise / Banff National Park Nestled between two blue mountains sits lovely Lake Louise, a pristine pool of water that you can literally skate across once it freezes over in winter. If you're crazy for the outdoors, this place will be the love of your life. Spend today exploring the lake and the surrounding area.
Day 7 - Jasper National Park Ready for some spectacular scenery? Today’s drive (just under 300 kilometres/186 miles) takes us on the famous Icefields Parkway past the Rocky Mountains - and the views are breathtaking. We’ll stop at a few lookouts, lakes and waterfalls along the way, so there will be plenty of opportunities to take the perfect photo. Stop at Athabasca Glacier for a chilly stroll before continuing on to Jasper National Park.
Day 8 - Jasper National Park Enjoy a free day to explore one of the most photographed places in Canada. Jasper National Park is famous for its wildlife (such as elk, moose, deer, bears and mountain lions), Rocky Mountain scenery, turquoise-coloured lakes and glaciers. Perhaps join the group on a visit to Maligne Lake for some hiking or take a cruise on the lakes vibrant blue waters to Spirit Island and enjoy the spectacular scenery.
Day 9 - Wells Gray Provincial Park Travel by Mt Robson Provincial Park (around two hours, depending on how many stops we make, covering 125 kilometres/77 miles). At 3954 metres (12,970 feet), Mt Robson is the tallest peak in the Canadian Rockies. Continue through the beautiful Cariboo Mountains to Wells Gray Provincial Park (around four hours). In the afternoon, there’s time for a hike or optional canoe ride in the park.
Day 10 - Whistler Get ready for another long day of driving today - it's about a nine hour drive to Whistler. Named after the unusual call of the equally unusual hoary marmot, which live in the area, Whistler is a mecca for lovers of all things outdoors.
Day 11 - Whistler Enjoy a free day checking out the best Whistler has to offer. Hike along lush forest trails, hire a bike and take a ride to one of the nearby lakes, zip-line through the trees, take a scenic gondola ride or just relax in your surroundings. Your tour leader can help you find a hiking trail or cosy cafe to chill out in.
Day 12 - Vancouver Famous for its scenic coast-meets-mountains setting, Vancouver is the largest city in western Canada. After a short drive (around two hours), arrive in the city, which is bordered by a harbour, a wide river, and snow-capped mountain peaks. Your leader will take you on an orientation tour when we arrive into town, before your trip comes to an end.
- The following product terms and conditions apply in addition to our Booking Terms and Conditions (available on our website) and terms and conditions of the relevant travel service provider.
- Prices quoted valid for sale until 28 July 2019 for travel during the period specified (if applicable) unless otherwise stated or sold out prior.
- All prices are per person (unless otherwise stated), subject to availability and may be withdrawn or varied without notice. Accommodation (if included) is based on twin share unless otherwise stated.
- Advertised price includes bonus nights and/or stated saving (if applicable).
- Additional supplier conditions and travel restrictions may apply. Please enquire for further details.
- Airfare (including internal flights) is not included unless otherwise stated and, if included, is economy class unless otherwise stated.
- Components of the total price including local payments, "resort fees", "national park fees", "trip kitties" and food funds (if applicable) may be payable direct to the supplier on arrival or to your travel consultant prior to your departure. Where applicable, these payments are included in the total price quoted.
- Gratuities are not included unless otherwise stated.
- Prices shown are fully inclusive of taxes, levies and government charges current at the time of publication.
- Additional levies, government charges & other applicable fees, including additional taxes, surcharges and visa fees specific to your departure date or flight routing, may apply and are beyond our control.
- Seasonal surcharges and blackout dates may apply depending on date of travel.
- Prices shown are for payments made by cash in store or by BPAY.
- Payments made in store by credit card will incur a surcharge (see Booking Terms and Conditions for further details).
- These prices are a guide to the best price and are subject to change without notice, due to matters outside our control, such as adverse currency fluctuations, fuel surcharges, taxes and airfare increases. Please enquire for further details..