Western Explorer with Rocky Mountaineer

 

Western Explorer

Rocky Mountaineer

April through October 2017

8 Days / 7 Nights

 

Day 1

Vancouver ~ Arrive and spend time exploring scenic Vancouver on your own. Included is admission to the Vancouver Lookout. Then enjoy a Summit banquet dinner at the Blue Horizon Hotel.  

 

Day 2

Vancouver to Kamloops ~ Onboard Rocky Mountaineer. 

 

Day 3

Kamloops to Jasper ~ Onboard Rocky Mountaineer. 

 

Day 4

Jasper Highlights Tour ~ Today you will enjoy a scenic tour of Jasper national Park including many natural attractions and rugged peaks, and perhaps you’ll even catch a glimpse of some of the creatures that call this mountain park home. The remainder of the day is free for you to explore more of Jasper at your leisure.

 

Day 5

Jasper to Lake Louise ~ Travel along the Icefields Parkway to Lake Louise by motorcoach. A stop will be made at Athabasca Falls before arriving at the Columbia Icefield, where you will ride on an Ice Explorer. Afterwards, a brief stop will be made at Bow Lake. 

 

Day 6

Lake Louise to Banff ~ Enjoy the morning at leisure. After lunch, a motorcoach tour take you into Yoho National Park. Among the attractions are the Spiral Tunnels, Emerald Lake, and a natural rock bridge.

 

Day 7

Banff to Calgary ~ Enjoy a full-day motorcoach tour concluding in Calgary. Begin the morning with a sightseeing tour of Banff. Among the points of interest are Bow Falls, Lake Minnewanka, Surprise Corner, and the Hoodoos. Banff Gondola is included. Enjoy admission to the Calgary Tower. Spend the night in Calgary at the Delta Calgary Downtown.