Gaze in wonderment at the beautiful national parks of Western Canada on this 11 day loop
Travel to Canada and discover snow-covered mountain slopes, soaring glaciers and thickly-wooded forests where black bears roam. This 11 day trip takes you to some of Western Canada’s finest landscapes, including the beautiful Banff and Jasper National Parks and the unforgettable Icefields Parkway. You’ll share your experiences with a group of like-minded travellers, and benefit from the expertise of your dedicated trip leader. Soak it all in - Canada is truly breath-taking.
Day 1: Arrive in Canada
Fly into Vancouver today and make your way to your starting accommodation in the city. Meet your group and tour leader at a welcome meeting this evening.
Day 2: Revelstoke
Get out of the city and into the glorious mountain scenery of Revelstoke. Wander between the winding Columbia River and the slopes of the Selkirk Mountains.
Day 3: Banff National Park
Venture further into the Canadian wilderness and arrive in the eye-popping landscapes of Banff National Park. You'll have two days to hike and explore.
Day 4: Banff National Park
A full day in beautiful Banff. Hike to the top of Sulphur Mountain for a top-of-the-world view, watch the white-water rush of Bow Falls or enjoy a cold beer in the laid-back streets of Banff town.
Day 5: Lake Louise
Discover the blue-as-can-be waters of Lake Louise. Opt to hike to the Plain of Six Glaciers Tea House that's nestled into the mountainside and offers unbeatable views of the lake.
Day 6: Icefields Parkway
Drive across the Icefields Parkway, one of the most jaw-dropping roads in the world to Jasper NP.
Day 7: Jasper National Park
More killer scenery today in Jasper NP. Lakes, mountains, waterfalls - you know the drill. Tonight, take a muscle-soaking dip in the steaming mountain hot springs.
Day 8: Kamloops
Travel south, stopping along the way to see the highest peak in the Canadian Rockies - mighty Mount Robson. Spend the evening in Kamloops.
Day 10: Whistler
Enjoy a full day to make the most of all that Whistler has to offer. Hire a mountain bike, ride the gondola to the summit of Blackcomb Mountain, or zip between mountains.
Day 11: Tour ends
Return to Vancouver where your tour ends at approximately 5pm. Head off to the airport or stick around for more independent exploration.
- 10 nights of accommodation.
- Single-sex, twin-share hotel rooms.
- 10 breakfasts are included.
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You should arrive in Vancouver on day 1 of the trip. You will need to make your own way from the airport to your accommodation in the city in time for a 6pm welcome meeting with your group and trip leader. The trip ends at approximately 5pm in Vancouver on day 11.
As a response to the outbreak of Covid-19, many of our local partners and suppliers are putting in place new measures and policies regarding health and safety in response to the outbreak. These new measures will change and evolve over time, and the policies and procedures will vary depending on each trip. Some of the changes you may experience are:
- Updated safety & hygiene procedures
- Arrival safety meetings
- Smaller group sizes
- Knowledgeable & Trained Staff
- Access to 24/7 emergency support
- Different transport & accommodation
It's important you also take steps to make travelling safer. You should abide by local laws and restrictions, and follow the guidance of the local team. You should also bring and use your own face coverings/masks and hand sanitiser, social distance where needed, wash your hands frequently, and cover your face when sneezing or coughing.