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    Arrive in Calgary - Banff

    Day 1 Arrive in Calgary - Banff

    After arriving in Calgary, you pick up your car and depart the city and set your sights today on the magnificent Rocky Mountains. Experience the majesty of the mountains as you first travel through the foothills and then enter Banff National Park where the lofty peaks form a picturesque crown around the parklands. After you have arrived in the bustling town of Banff, the remainder of the day is free to explore its many dining and shopping venues. Overnight at Hotel in Banff.
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    Banff: National Park

    Day 2 Banff: National Park

    Banff National Park is a stunning wilderness and your outdoor playground for the day. A highlight of your day will be a ride on the Banff Gondola as it ascends to the pinnacle of Sulphur Mountain for an awe-inspiring 360- degree panorama of sheer mountain majesty. Enjoy the interpretative hiking trails that lead along the ridge of the mountain. After an invigorating hike, perhaps enjoy one of the two excellent restaurants at the summit. Overnight at Hotel in Banff.
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    Banff - Lake Louise: Sightseeings

    Day 3 Banff - Lake Louise: Sightseeings

    Today you will be driving through the Bow Valley to get to beautiful Lake Louise. This glacier-fed body is the acclaimed “Jewel of the Rockies”, said to be Canada’s most photographed lake. With the Victoria Glacier in the background, this emerald-coloured lake is sure to leave an indelible impression. Admire the stunning vista from inside the Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise standing atop a giant glacial moraine formed after the last ice age. Across the valley from Lake Louise Village, you can take a chairlift up Whitehorn Mountain for even more dramatic views of this pristine area. Overnight at Hotel in Lake Louise.
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    Lake Louise - Jasper

    Day 4 Lake Louise - Jasper

    Today you depart for Jasper via the spectacular Icefields Parkway - one of the most scenic routes in the Canadian Rockies. We suggest a stop at Peyto Lake and a visit to Maligne Canyon in Jasper National Park to experience the quiet trails and forests first hand. At the Columbia Icefield, you board the specially designed Ice Explorer for a journey on to the massive Athabasca Glacier and experience the thrill of walking on centuries-old glacial ice. After this exciting experience, continue on to arrive at the resort town of Jasper. Overnight at Hotel in Jasper.
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    Jasper National Park

    Day 5 Jasper National Park

    Today is at your leisure to explore the uniquely beautiful landscape of Jasper National Park where serene lakes and gentle meadows stand in stark contrast to jagged peaks and spectacular glaciers. We suggest a Maligne Lake boat cruise, a visit to Miette Hot Springs, or a ride on the Jasper Tramway. Perhaps enjoy a quiet meal for your final night in Jasper. Overnight at Hotel in Jasper.
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    VIA Rail’s The Canadian: Jasper - Vancouver

    Day 6 VIA Rail’s The Canadian: Jasper - Vancouver

    After dropping off your car, today you board VIA Rail’s The Canadian and head west to Vancouver. You will have some of the most spectacular views of the Rockies, interior British Columbia and the Coastal Mountains. You will pass by rugged mountain peaks, arid ranchland and rolling, windswept hills. Overnight aboard VIA Rail’s The Canadian. (D)
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    VIA Rail’s the Canadian: Vancouver

    Day 7 VIA Rail’s the Canadian: Vancouver

    After you arrive in Vancouver this morning, transfer independently to your hotel. The remainder of the day is at leisure to explore this wonderful oceanside city. Some highlights of the city include historic Gastown, nearby Chinatown, Stanley Park and English Bay. The waterside markets and bistros offer casual meals or a pleasant place to enjoy the refreshing breezes cascading off the water. Overnight at Hotel in Vancouver. (B)
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    Vancouver: Whistler Resort Tour

    Day 8 Vancouver: Whistler Resort Tour

    Today you spend the day on a full-day tour along the scenic Sea-to-Sky Highway to the world famous ski resort of Whistler. Along the way you’ll make a stop at Shannon Falls, cascading over 300 metres above frothy pools and set in a tranquil provincial park. Upon arrival at Whistler Village, the pedestrian squares and laneways offer a magnificent view of forested slopes and misty peaks in the distance. The rest of the day is free to explore this idyllic resort town with its many shopping, dining and recreational activities before returning to Vancouver. Overnight at Hotel in Vancouver.
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    Vancouver Depart

    Day 9 Vancouver Depart

    Return to Vancouver International Airport in time to check-in for your return flight.
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    Accomodation

    Location Premium (4.5 – 5*) Deluxe (3.5 - 4.5*) Standard (2.5 - 3.5*)
    Jasper Sawridge Inn & Conference Centre Lobstick Lodge
    Lake Louise Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise (4*)
    Banff Buffalo Mountain Lodge Banff International
    Vancouver Coast Coal Harbour Sandman Hotel Vancouver City Centre
    Note: Accommodation will be provided in the Hotels/Resorts mentioned above or in similar category.
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    Package Inclusions & Exclusions

    Inclusions

    • Accommodation for 7 nights in Hotel (Banff 2 nights, Lake Louise 1 night, Jasper 2 nights, Vancouver 2 nights). • Accommodation for 1 night on board VIA Rail's The Canadian including 1 breakfast & 1 dinner on board. • Ice Explorer on the Athabasca Glacier. • Banff Gondola ride. • 10-hour Whistler resort tour including Shannon Falls. • Overnight train from Jasper to Vancouver on The Canadian (section accommodation). • Mid-sized car (Class C) rental from Day 1 to 6, taxes and insurance.

    Exclusions

    • International airfare • Airport Transfers • Optional tours/activity • Visa charges • Travel insurance • Tips and portage • Expenses of personal nature • Services not part of inclusion list • Meals and attractions unless otherwise specified. • Car drop off fee in Jasper of approximately $290 payable locally.
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    Package Price (per person)

    Validity: 01 Apr 2017 to 31 Oct 2017 BARRING PEAK AND BLOCK OUT PERIODS

    Rooming Basis Premium (4.5 – 5*) Deluxe (3.5 - 4.5*) Standard (2.5 - 3.5*)
    Adult Twin Sharing - CAD 1829 CAD 1735
    EXCL GST OF 5.00%
    Package Price may vary as per actual Date of Travel
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