Canadian Rockies Express
8 days with G Adventures Rating:
Day 1 Calgary
Arrive any time.
Day 2 Calgary/Banff
Discover the beautiful town of Banff; view wildlife, take a gondola ride, or hike up a mountain for spectacular views.
With free time upon arrival, Banff has tons to offer. There are plenty of optional activities for all interests and activity levels. It's also just as pleasant to wander the main streets, pop in and out of shops or walk along the river.
Day 3 Lake Louise/Golden
Continue to Lake Louise, view the emerald blue waters of this alpine lake, and opt to hike to the Tea House.
Lake Louise is that iconic Canadian Rockies locale. Don't miss the chance to snag the perfect photo. (B)
Day 4 Golden/Kelowna
Travel to Kelowna in the Okanagan Valley, stopping for a tasting at a local winery en route. Kelowna has become a foodie haven in recent years – opt to visit one of the many craft breweries in the city this evening. (B)
Day 5 Kelowna/Whistler
Drive through the beautiful coastal mountains to the village of Whistler, one of the locations of the 2010 Winter Olympics. (B)
Day 6 Whistler
Enjoy a free day to explore Whistler. Opt to ride a gondola to the top of the mountain, hike, or zipline. (B)
Day 7 Whistler/Vancouver
Visit the G Adventures-supported Squamish Lil’wat Cultural Centre. Go on an interpretive walk through the forest before participating in a medicine bag making activity. Travel to Vancouver, and spend the afternoon in this beautiful, easy-going city. (B)
Day 8 Vancouver
Depart at any time. (B)
All This Included
Marvel at the natural wonders of the Canadian Rockies on this eight-day tour filled with postcard-perfect landscapes. See the pristine waters of Lake Louise and embark on gondola rides up mountains in Banff and Whistler, where you might spot wildlife along the way. There's a stop for local wine tastings and a visit to a cultural centre, ensuring your time in western Canada checks all the boxes for a well-rounded experience.
Hotels (7 nights)
Vancouver: Century Plaza Hotel and Spa (or similar)
Banff: Rundlestone Lodge (or similar)
Golden: Kicking Horse River Lodge (or similar)
Calgary: Ramada Plaza Calgary Downtown (or similar)
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