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Best of the Canadian Rockies

Code: Tauck-BR2018

A 8-Day Tauck Tours tour starting from $3,690.00

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All prices are per person, double occupancy, subject to availability and are quoted in U.S. Dollars. These pages are not endorsed or supported by the tour operator in any way. All information presented is based on promotional material provided by the tour operator. All prices, itineraries, accommodations and dates are subject to change without notice and at any time by the tour operators. Availability is limited and must be reconfirmed at time of booking. The prices on this website are not guaranteed. We are not responsible for errors, omissions, or changes in pricing. Please call us toll free at 1-800-942-3301 to confirm availability and pricing.

Escorted Tour Highlights

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Sightseeing Highlights

Helicopter flightseeing adventure over Three Sisters Peaks; guided naturalist hike at Moraine Lake in the Valley of the Ten Peaks; lake-view guest rooms at The Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise; "Jasper Your Way," with a choice of included adventures; ride aboard the Ice Explorer

Overview

Glaciers, snow-capped peaks, alpine lakes, and famous hotels highlight this one-week Canadian Rockies journey featuring three stunning national parks, all part of a UNESCO World Heritage Site; explore Jasper "your way" with a choice of outdoor adventures.

Tauck's Canadian Rockies / Alberta vacation is packed with breathtaking scenery, adventure and natural history as you explore Banff, Jasper and Yoho national parks. Go flightseeing by helicopter over the Three Sisters Peaks... climb up the surface of a glacier on an Ice Explorer... learn park history, legends and folklore at a presentation by a Parks Canada official... keep an eye out for elk, bighorn sheep, moose and grizzlies... discover the Icefields Parkway... explore Jasper National Park "your way" with a choice of wilderness adventures... attend an educational wine tasting... learn about aboriginal cultural at a national parks presentation... and stay in the Canadian Rockies' best resorts - at The Fairmont Banff Springs and The Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge, and in lake-view rooms at The Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise.


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Best of the Canadian Rockies Day 1: Arrive Calgary
Tour departs: 2:30 PM from Calgary International Airport. For guests who are spending the previous night in Calgary, an airport transfer from Calgary International Airport to The Westin Calgary is included; pick-up time today will be 1:00 PM at The Westin Calgary. Your trip starts as we drive from Calgary International Airport across the last few miles of Canadian prairie to the Delta Lodge at Kananaskis in the foothills of the Rockies. Join us tonight for a Wild West-themed welcome reception and dinner with music at Boundary Ranch.
Overnight: Crosswaters Resort
Meals Included: D

Day 2: The Height of Beauty in the Wilderness
Experience the beauty of the wilderness by air and land today, first, weather permitting, on a helicopter excursion* that showcases the Three Sisters Peaks, then on a drive across the Continental Divide and Kicking Horse Pass to Emerald Lake, set among soaring mountain peaks in Yoho National Park. See the famous Spiral Tunnels of the Canadian Pacific Railway and the Natural Bridge, carved through solid rock, before continuing on to The Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise for a two-night stay in the heart of Banff National Park. Your room overlooks Canada's most famous lake for awe-inspiring views all day long.
Overnight: Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise
Meals Included: B, L, D

Day 3: A Moraine Lake excursion & lakeside resort leisure
Take a guided excursion to Moraine Lake, located in the Valley of the Ten Peaks. This glacially fed lake reflects the awe-inspiring scenery that prompted the explorer who named it to write that the time he spent contemplating the view was the happiest of his life. In the event of adverse weather conditions, join our naturalist guide for a tour of Lake Louise. Return to your lakeside resort for an afternoon at leisure.
Overnight: Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise
Meals Included: B, D

Day 4: Along the breathtaking Icefields Parkway
Drive along the amazing Icefields Parkway to Jasper National Park. This stretch of highway, from Lake Louise to Jasper, is considered to be the most spectacular in the Canadian national parks, offering changing views of glaciers, icefields and mountains. Stop for a barbecue lunch en route to The Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge, nestled on the shores of Lac Beauvert, where you'll enjoy a two-night stay.
Overnight: Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge
Meals Included: B, L, D

Day 5: A wonder-full day in Jasper National Park
Do Jasper National Park your way, spending the day at leisure or choosing one of the following included adventures: whitewater rafting* on the Athabasca River; a wildlife "Discovery Tour" with a wildlife interpreter; or a trip on the Jasper Tramway with a visit to town. Optional activities at your lodge (available at additional cost) include trail riding, biking, boating, and golf. A park official shares insights on aboriginal culture during a presentation late this afternoon.
Overnight: Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge
Meals Included: B, D

Day 6: Climb along Athabasca Glacier on an Ice Explorer
En route back to Banff National Park, stop at Athabasca Glacier for a ride aboard a specially designed Ice Explorer that drives across the surface of this prehistoric glacier. Your accommodations for the next two nights are at The Fairmont Banff Springs, styled after a Scottish baronial castle.
Overnight: Fairmont Banff Springs
Meals Included: B, L, D

Day 7: Banff National Park, Your Way
Today is free for you to enjoy as you wish. Explore the chic village of Banff, or enjoy a day at your resort, celebrated both for its setting and its spa! Join us for our farewell reception at The Banff Centre, a world-renowned cultural center where creativity in the performing arts is fostered and new works are created. Your evening includes a special musical performance and dinner overlooking the gorgeous Bow Valley.
Overnight: Fairmont Banff Springs
Meals Included: B, D

Day 8: Journey Home
Return to Calgary (approx. 80 miles). Tour ends: 10:00 AM at Calgary International Airport. Guests spending additional nights in Calgary will be transferred to The Westin Calgary upon arrival; a transfer from The Westin Calgary to Calgary International Airport is included. Allow a minimum of three hours for check-in.
Overnight:
Meals Included: B

All prices are per person, double occupancy, subject to availability and are quoted in U.S. Dollars. These pages are not endorsed or supported by the tour operator in any way. All information presented is based on promotional material provided by the tour operator. All prices, itineraries, accommodations and dates are subject to change without notice and at any time by the tour operators. Availability is limited and must be reconfirmed at time of booking. The prices on this website are not guaranteed. We are not responsible for errors, omissions, or changes in pricing. Please call us toll free at 1-800-942-3301 to confirm availability and pricing.

Tauck Tours

    A helicopter flightseeing adventure over the Three Sisters Peaks in the Canadian wilderness

    A guided naturalist hike at glacially fed Moraine Lake in the Valley of the Ten Peaks

    Lake-view guest rooms at The Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise, during your two-night stay

    “Jasper Your Way,” offering a choice of included guided adventures in Jasper National Park

    A ride aboard the Ice Explorer atop prehistoric Athabasca Glacier along Icefields Parkway

    Airport transfers upon arrival and departure as detailed

    17 meals (7 breakfasts, 3 lunches & 7 dinners), service charges, gratuities to local guides, admission fees, taxes and porterage



All prices are per person, double occupancy, subject to availability and are quoted in U.S. Dollars. These pages are not endorsed or supported by the tour operator in any way. All information presented is based on promotional material provided by the tour operator. All prices, itineraries, accommodations and dates are subject to change without notice and at any time by the tour operators. Availability is limited and must be reconfirmed at time of booking. The prices on this website are not guaranteed. We are not responsible for errors, omissions, or changes in pricing. Please call us toll free at 1-800-942-3301 to confirm availability and pricing.

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