Grizzlies, Glaciers, Tipis, Lakes, Mountain Peaks, and more… this trip has it all for a very affordable price! Please note the June 30 tour will be going the Reverse Route, with the first night in Valemount, second night in Banff, and third night in Golden. This is a special Canada Day Tour, celebrating in the town of Banff, Canada's first national park, with free entertainment & fireworks! 

Tour Highlights

Free Lake Louise Sightseeing Gondola & Buffet Lunch (included) - considered “the Best Grizzly Bear Viewing and Scenery in the Canadian Rockies” 

Inclusions:

  • 3 night’s accommodation including 1 night right in the town of Banff based on quad occupancy (upgrades available)
  • Deluxe coach transportation
  • Experienced, friendly and fun tour guide
  • 5 Meals - Daily breakfast, 1 buffet lunch, 1 BBQ dinner
  • Admission to Lake Louise Sightseeing Gondola!
  • Traditional campfire where you will roast marshmallows & learn how to make "s'mores"
  • All taxes and park passes

Duration:

4 Days, 3 Nights

Meeting/Pickup Location:

999 Canada Place Way, Vancouver, in front of the Pan Pacific hotel between Howe Howe Street and Burrard Street. 

Included:

  • 3 night’s accommodation including 1 night right in the town of Banff based on quad occupancy (upgrades available)
  • Deluxe coach transportation
  • Experienced, friendly and fun tour guide
  • 5 Meals - Daily breakfast, 1 buffet lunch, 1 BBQ dinner
  • Admission to Lake Louise Sightseeing Gondola!
  • Traditional campfire where you will roast marshmallows & learn how to make "s'mores"
  • All taxes and park passes

Essential Info:

The June 30 departure will be the Reverse Route, with the first night in Valemount, second night in Banff, and third night in Golden. This is a special Canada Day Tour, celebrating in the town of Banff, Canada's first national park, with free entertainment & fireworks! 

The from price is based on quad occupancy (4 people sharing a room with 2 beds). Upgrades are available for an additional cost. 

This tour is actively promoted at ESL schools in Vancouver and therefore has a relatively high number of (international) students in the age of 18-30. During the bus rides the tour guide will organize a number of interactive games and activities to entertain the passengers.

Itinerary

Day-by-Day Itinerary

Please note that the itinerary is subject to change due to unforeseen (weather) conditions.

Day 1

  • Depart Vancouver at 7:15am (please arrive by 7:00am)
  • Entertainment, games & sightseeing through the Fraser Valley and Okanagan Valley 
  • Enjoy a winery tour and tasting
  • Travel through Glacier National Park and stop at Roger’s Pass
  • Check into your hotel in Golden, which features an indoor pool with waterslide and First Nations Tipi’s outside!
  • Enjoy a true Canadian experience with a BBQ dinner, games, campfire & marshmallow roast amongst the Tipi’s, and try your hand at a game of horseshoes! 

Day 2

  • Breakfast in the hotel (Included)
  • Tour through Yoho and Banff National Parks
  • Free time to explore Canada’s famous Lake Louise
  • Visit beautiful Moraine Lake with the option to go canoeing for the more adventurous
  • Buffet lunch then take the Lake Louise Gondola to the top of the mountain for what is considered the Best Grizzly Bear Viewing and Scenery in the Canadian Rockies
  • Enjoy a wildlife drive through Bow Valley and a guided tour of the town of Banff
  • Check into the hotel
  • Free time for shopping on Banff Avenue, then join your guide for an evening at Banff’s famous nightclubs (18+ only)

Day 3

  • Breakfast in the hotel (included)
  • Travel the Icefields Parkway, and visit Crowfoot Glacier & Bow Lake
  • Option to take the world renowned SnoCoach on the Columbia Icefields
  • Free time to explore the town of Jasper and have dinner there
  • Check into your hotel in Valemount
  • Enjoy the hotel amenities including an indoor pool

Day 4

  • Breakfast in the hotel (included)
  • Option to go on the River Safari Bear Watching Tour
  • Visit Spahat Falls and Othello Tunnels
  • Return to Vancouver at approximately 9:00pm

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