Glaciers of West

10N / 11D

2N Banff, 1N Jasper, 1N Kamloops, 1N Whistler, 2N Vancouver

Canada’s natural and cultural diversity makes it a never-ending source of extraordinary travel opportunities. A tour of Canada introduces you to the best of the country, including its ancient rainforests, rugged mountains and glistening lakes.

Peak season: June, July. Aug, Sept

  • Calgary: Hotel Country inn or Similar
    Banff: 
    Hotel Banff Voyager Inn or 
    Jasper: 
    Hotel Lobstic Jasper or Similar
    Kamloops: 
    Hotel Ramada Kamloops or 
    Whistler: 
    Hotel Summit Lodge or Similar
    Vancouver: 
    Hotel Best Western Sands 
  • City Tour of Calgary
    Banff Lake Cruise
    Banff Gondola Ride
    Columbian Icefields
    Jasper City Tour
    Day trip to Victoria & Butchart Garden
  • Return airport transfers included
  • All meals included
  • Visa at an additional cost

Itinerary

DAY 1 – Arrive Calgary – City tour of Calgary(D)

  • On arrival at Calgary International Airport, proceed to your hotel by hassle free, shared shuttle transfer
  • Later, proceed for a city tour of Calgary. Pass by the Calgary Tower, visit the Calgary Stampede Stadium and the Fort Calgary, the birthplace of the city of Calgary
  • Dinner at Restaurant
  • Overnight stay at your hotel in Calgary
  • Note:Passengers must reach Calgary International Airport by 12 PM latest to join for city tour of Calgary. Incase if any passenger is reaching post 12 PM, they may not be able to join for the city tour of Calgary

DAY 2 –   Calgary – City tour of Banff – Banff Lake Cruise – Banff Area(B/PL/D)

  • After breakfast, checkout of your hotel and proceed to visit the Banff National Park
  • Arrive in Banff and enjoy the city tour of Banff. Visit the Bow falls, the Surprise Corner, from where you will get the full view of Banff Springs hotel
  • Enjoy packed lunch in the afternoon
  • Later, visit Two Jack Lake and Lake Minnewanka before proceeding towards your Banff Hotel
  • On arrival, check-in and relax. Rest of the evening is free at leisure to explore on your own
  • You may take a leisurely stroll on the Banff Avenue
  • Dinner at Restaurant
  • Overnight stay at your hotel in Banff

DAY 3 – Banff Area – Banff Gondola Ride – Lake Louise – Banff(B/PL/D)

  • After breakfast, checkout of your hotel and proceed towards Jasper
  • Enroute, enjoy the journey along the Ice Fields Parkway, one of world’s most scenic mountain roadways. This is the route to over one hundred visible glaciers, turquoise lakes and rushing waterfalls
  • The highlight of this tour is a stop at the Columbia Ice Field for the Glacier Experience and Glacier Skywalk. 80 minutes’ journey of Glacier Experience is led by an experienced driver cum guide, who shares a wealth of fascinating information about glaciers, ice fields and their impact on our environment. Enjoy this once in a lifetime opportunity of stepping out and standing on 1000 feet powerful ancient Athabasca Glacier
  • After lunch, continue through Sunwapta Valley and pass through the Tangle Falls and the Stutfield Glacier on Mount Kitchener. Take a stroll around Athabasca Falls before you arrive in Jasper
  • On arrival in Jasper, check-in to your hotel and relax
  • Dinner at an Indian Restaurant
  • Overnight stay at your hotel in Jasper

DAY 4 -Banff Area – Columbia Ice field – Jasper(B/PL/D)

  • After breakfast, checkout of your hotel and proceed towards Jasper
  • Enroute, enjoy the journey along the Ice Fields Parkway, one of world’s most scenic mountain roadways. This is the route to over one hundred visible glaciers, turquoise lakes and rushing waterfalls
  • The highlight of this tour is a stop at the Columbia Ice Field for the Glacier Experience and Glacier Skywalk. 80 minutes’ journey of Glacier Experience is led by an experienced driver cum guide, who shares a wealth of fascinating information about glaciers, ice fields and their impact on our environment. Enjoy this once in a lifetime opportunity of stepping out and standing on 1000 feet powerful ancient Athabasca Glacier
  • Later, continue through Sunwapta Valley and pass through the Tangle Falls and the Stutfield Glacier on Mount Kitchener. Take a stroll around Athabasca Falls before you arrive in Jasper
  • On arrival in Jasper, check-in to your hotel and relax
  • Dinner at Restaurant

DAY 5 –  Jasper – City tour of Jasper(B/PL/D)

  • Enjoy breakfast at your hotel
  • Proceed to explore the Jasper National Park, which is a World Heritage Site and considered as one of Canada’s largest and northerly national parks. Highlights of your tour includes the beautiful Maligne Canyon, with its limestone walls falling a stunning 50 meters; Maligne Lake, Pyramid and Patricia Lakes
  • Post your city tour, you may opt for White Water Rafting (Optional and payable extra)
  • Evening will be free at leisure to stroll around the Jasper town
  • Dinner at Restaurant
  • Overnight stay at your hotel in Jasper

DAY 6 -Jasper – Kamloops(B/PL/D)

    • After breakfast, checkout of your hotel and proceed to Kamloops, the friendliest city and Canada’s tournament capital
    • On arrival in Kamloops, check-in to your hotel and relax
    • Dinner at Restaurant
    • Overnight stay at your hotel in Kamloops

DAY 7 –  Kamloops – Whistler(B/PL/D)

  • Enjoy breakfast at your hotel
  • Checkout of your hotel and proceed to Whistler, Canada’s Ski Resort town, that has hosted many Winter Olympic Games held in 2010
  • Enjoy the scenic drive from Kamloops to Whistler
  • Later in the afternoon, arrive in Whistler and check-in to your hotel
  • Evening is free at leisure. You may take a stroll around the famous Whistler Village, a pedestrian village which has been voted amongst the top destinations in North America by major ski magazines since mid- 90s
  • Dinner at Restaurant
  • Overnight stay at your hotel in Whistler

DAY 8 – Whistler – Vancouver(B/PL/D)

  • Breakfast at your hotel
  • Checkout of your hotel and proceed for one of the most exciting ride of your tour – Peak to Peak Gondola Ride. This Gondola is one of its kind in the world. It is unsupported for more than 1 mile between the two Mountain peaks, Blackcomb Mountain and Whistler Mountain and highest point above the ground (1,430 feet)
  • Enjoy your packed lunch
  • Proceed to Vancouver. Enroute take a photo stop at the Shannon Falls, which is the third highest (335 meters) waterfall in the British Columbia
  • Continue your journey to Vancouver by Sea to Sky Highway
  • On arrival in Vancouver, check-in to your hotel
  • Evening is free at leisure. You can enjoy strolling around the Robson Street & Downtown Vancouver.
  • Dinner at Restaurant
  • Overnight stay at your hotel in Vancouver

DAY 9 – Vancouver – City tour of Vancouver(B/PL/D)

  • Breakfast at your hotel
  • Proceed for your city tour of Vancouver. Visit the famous Capilano Suspension Bridge in North Vancouver. Enjoy your walk on the bridge, which is 140 meters long and 70 meters above Capilano River. Also, check out the thrilling Cliff Walk and the Treetop Adventure
  • Enjoy your packed lunch
  • Visit the famous Stanley Park, a 1001-acre public park that borders the downtown of Vancouver and is surrounded by waters of the Pacific Ocean. Later visit Chinatown, Gas town, Canada Place, B.C. Place, Downtown etc.
  • Later in the evening, proceed to enjoy the most memorable 4D ride – FlyOver Canada, an exhilarating 8-minute journey across Canada, from east to west
  • Dinner at Restaurant
  • Overnight stay at your hotel in Vancouver

DAY 10 – Vancouver – Day trip to Victoria & Butchart Garden(B/PL/D)

    • Breakfast at your hotel
    • Proceed to Tsawwassen Bay to board your ferry to Victoria Island, The capital of British Columbia
    • On arrival in Victoria Island, proceed to visit the world famous Butchart Garden, one of the world’s premier show gardens and a designated National Historic site of Canada. Take a stroll on the harbor front and pass by the parliament of the state, the famous Empress Hotel of Fairmont group
    • Later, proceed towards the ferry terminal to board your ferry back to Vancouver
    • Return to Vancouver in the evening
    • Dinner at Restaurant
    • Overnight stay at your hotel in Vancouver

    DAY 11 – Depart Vancouver(B)

    • Enjoy breakfast at the hotel
    • Checkout and transfer to the airport for your flight to onwards destination or back to India with memories which will last a lifetime

    Inclusions

    • 10 Nights hotel accommodation
    • 10 Breakfast at restaurant in the hotel
    • All meals as mentioned in the itinerary (Meal details are as mentioned above)
    • Arrival day transfer is on shared basis by hotel Courtesy transfer (Shared transfers (Shared Coach basis) from Calgary Airport to Banff are time specific and are operated by third party transport operators. Passengers must reach Calgary International Airport by 12 PM latest to join for city tour of Calgary. Incase if any passenger is reaching post 12 PM, they may not be able to join for the city tour of Calgary.)
    • Ground transportation and sightseeing tours by private air-conditioned coach
    • Entrances: Banff Gondola Ride, Peak to Peak Gondola Ride, Capilano Suspension Bridge, Butchart Garden

    Exclusions

    • 5% Goods & Service Tax (GST) is applicable additional on total invoice
    • Airfare – International as well as Domestic airfares, Airport Taxes & Baggage
    • Visa and Overseas Travel Insurance
    • Cost of Meals other than those specified in inclusions
    • Optional and Add-on Excursions unless mentioned otherwise
    • Food and drinks not forming part of the touring group’s menu
    • Resort Fee, Tips for local driver & guide, Porterage at hotels, apartments, airports, seaports, etc
    • Baby cot
    • Surcharges applicable for transfers not fitting as per schedules mentioned
    • Cost of foreign exchange for personal expenses
    • Expenses of personal nature, mini bar in the room, laundry, telephone bills, tips, gratuities etc.
    • Early check-in and late check-out are on request basis only and subject to room availability [Standard international check-in time is 1500 hrs and check-out time is 1100 hrs. (**Subject to change as per hotel’s policy)]
    • Cost of any other services not specifically mentioned in inclusions
    • Any increase in the cost that may come into force prior to the departure date including change in price owing to fluctuation in the rate of exchange
    • Any expenses caused by reasons beyond our control such as bad weather, natural calamities (landslides, floods), flight delays, excess baggage, rescheduling or cancellations, any accidents, medical evacuations, riots, strikes, war, airline or hotel policies etc.
    • Cost of any other services not specifically mentioned in inclusions

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