Day 1: Vancouver
On arrival transfer from Vancouver International Airport to hotel. Afternoon visit FlyOver Canada, Vancouver’s newest attraction offering a spectacular Virtual Flight over Canada. Rest of the day at leisure, overnight at hotel.
Day 2: Vancouver
After breakfast proceed on Vancouver City with Capilano Suspension Bridge Tour. This tour has it all! See Canada Place, Robson Street, Sports Venues, the library, theatres, Chinatown and historic Gastown. Make stops in gorgeous Stanley Park on to Cleveland Dam and the Capilano Suspension Bridge. Cross the 450-ft-long bridge over a spectacular canyon to the Treetops Adventure. The new Cliffhanger attraction is worth the trip alone. Overnight in hotel.
Day 3: Vancouver/Kelowna
After breakfast, embark on an incredible two days guided tour of the gardens, mountains and wineries of Western Canada. Journey along side thousand year old glaciers and majestic mountain peaks to award winning wineries in the lush fruit growing Okanagan Valley. On the way visit Minter Gardens and soothe your senses with a delectable lunch (included) and guided walk through the exquisite gardens. An evening arrival at your selected Kelowna hotel allows time for exploration of the lakefront.
Day 4: Kelowna/Lake Louise
After breakfast continue north through the Okanagan Valley to Vernon. Enjoy a short stop at Armstrong before continuing to Sicamous, the “Houseboat Capital of Canada”. A lunch stop (included) is made in the alpine town of Revelstoke. Ascending Roger’s Pass, the summit of Glacier National Park, stop at the Spiral Tunnels. Shortly afterwards, enter Banff National Park and on to world famous Lake Louise, one of the most stunning emerald green lakes in the Canadian Rockies.
Day 5: Lake Louise/Columbia Icefields/Banff
After breakfast, travel to the Columbia Icefields along the spectacular Icefields Parkway with photographic stops at Crowfoot Glacier and Peyto Lake. At the Icefields Centre, take a unique ride on the all-terrain Ice Explorer. Late afternoon transfer to Banff. On arrival check in at hotel.
Day 6: Banff
After breakfast proceed on Discover Banff Tour. The resort town of Banff is set amongst the towering mountains of Rundle, Tunnel, Cascade and Norquay. A gentle ride on the Banff Gondola takes you to the summit of Sulphur Mountain for a 360 degree panorama of the Bow Valley. Afternoon at leisure to explore famous Banff Avenue.
Day 7: Banff/Calgary
After breakfast checkout and transfer to Calgary. On the way stop at Kananaskis for the most powerful experience in the Rockies, a 12 minute Summit Helicopter Tour offering stunning views of the Rockies. Later continue your journey to Calgary Airport to connect flight to onward destination.