Western Canada With Inside Passage With Extended Stay In Banff

Day 1 - Vancouver. Welcome to Vancouver! Your Tour Director is on hand late this afternoon to answer any questions.
Day 2 - Vancouver. This morning, an included city tour highlights STANLEY PARK, Chinatown, the harbor and beaches, and more. The rest of the day is at leisure, and your Tour Director will have suggestions for your further exploration of the city. Maybe take a water taxi to lively Granville Island with its outdoor markets, street musicians, and waterfront cafes. Or, visit historic Gastown with its steam-powered clock, antique shops, art galleries, and street vendors.
Day 3 - Vancouver - Ferry Crossing - Victoria. This morning, set sail across the Strait of Georgia through the spectacular Gulf Islands, an area known for its Mediterranean-like climate. Afternoon sightseeing in Victoria includes world-famous BUTCHART GARDENS, Bastion Square, and Thunderbird Park with its unusual collection of totem poles.
Day 4 - Victoria. Be sure to discover some of the attractions this splendid city has to offer, including the Royal British Columbia Museum, Afternoon Tea at the Empress Hotel, a whale-watching cruise on the Strait of Juan de Fuca, and fine shopping along Government Street. This evening, join our optional excursion in Chinatown, complete with colorful lanterns and dinner at an authentic restaurant.
Day 5 - Victoria - Chemainus - Port Hardy. An early departure from Victoria follows the eastern coastline of Vancouver Island, stopping at Chemainus, the unique village with more than 30 murals depicting pioneer settlement of the area. Then, it's through the port of Campbell River, the "Salmon Capital of the World."
Day 6 - Port Hardy - Inside Passage Cruise - Prince Rupert. Early this morning, embark on one of the world's most beautiful ocean voyages. The scenery is spectacular, with towering mountains, roaring waterfalls, endless islands, and virgin rainforest. Marine life abounds, often with sightings of sea lions, eagles, and porpoises"you may even spot a killer whale! Late-evening arrival in Prince Rupert.

NOTE:
Cruising time through the Inside Passage is approximately 16 hours. Please come prepared with all medications, eyeglasses, and any other items you will need.
Day 7 - Prince Rupert. Depart for an orientation tour of Prince Rupert, then visit the NORTH PACIFIC HISTORIC FISHING VILLAGE, a National Historic Site, for a guided tour of British Columbia's oldest cannery village. Learn of the canning process and what life was like in the village during peak production in the last century.
Day 8 - Prince Rupert - VIA Rail® Train - Prince George. This morning, board VIA Rail's Jasper"Prince Rupert train for the trip of a lifetime. Sit back and enjoy an all-daylight journey that winds its way through the majestic Coast Mountains, follows the mighty Skeena River"often referred to as the "River of Mists""and concludes in the Pacific Coast rainforest. You'll retrace ancient First Nations trading routes and follow the paths of the earliest fur traders. Soaring bald eagles, inquisitive black bears, browsing moose, and other wildlife may be spotted from the glassed-in observation dome that provides 360-degree views. (CB,L,D)

NOTE:
On departures July 14, August 11, and September 8, there are no included meals or dome-car access. However, meals are available for purchase.
Day 9 - Prince George - Mount Robson - Jasper National Park. As we continue onward to JASPER NATIONAL PARK the peak elevations grow, culminating with Mount Robson, the highest of Canada's Rockies at almost 13,000 feet. Overnight
in Jasper.
Day 10 - Jasper National Park. Today, join our optional excursion to Maligne Lake and Spirit Island, where you embark on a narrated cruise of the lake. The balance of the day is free to enjoy everything Jasper has to offer from guided hikes and quaint shops to meandering wildlife.
Day 11 - Jasper National Park - Columbia Icefield - Lake Louise - Banff National Park. Winding our way down the western fringe of Alberta, our journey takes us through some of the Canadian Rockies' most breathtaking wilderness. Our first highlight on today's agenda is a stop at the COLUMBIA ICEFIELD to experience the Ice Explorer, an all-terrain vehicle that travels on ice measuring 1,200 feet thick. Next, Lake Louise, its cold waters perfectly mirror the surrounding mountains and glaciers. Precipitous gorges, snowcapped mountain ranges, and lakes of exquisite blues and greens come into view as we continue the journey south to BANFF NATIONAL PARK.
Day 12 - Banff National Park. Banff is one of Canada's favorite year-round resorts, with summer activities including hiking, boating, horseback riding, and fishing. Cosmos has arranged for an optional helicopter ride high over the Canadian Rockies. Your stay at the Irwin's Mountain Inn in Banff National Park continues for the next two nights.
Day 13 - Banff National Park. Encompassing 6,641 square miles of glorious wilderness, mountains, glaciers, lakes, hot springs, and alpine meadows, Banff is one of the world's must-see places. Spend the next two days in scenic grandeur and enjoy everything from guided hikes and quaint shops to meandering wildlife.
Day 14 - Banff National Park. Encompassing 6,641 square miles of glorious wilderness, mountains, glaciers, lakes, hot springs, and alpine meadows, Banff is one of the world's must-see places. Spend the next two days in scenic grandeur and enjoy everything from guided hikes and quaint shops to meandering wildlife.
Day 15 - Banff National Park - Calgary. The trip ends today with guests departing on individual schedules. Transfers are provided to Calgary International Airport.

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  Tour Name   Western Canada With Inside Passage With Extended Stay In Banff
  Tour Code  
8385
  Tour Duration    15 Days
  Start City:   Vancouver
  End City:   Calgary
  Price From   USD $2,485.00   See in Cart
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Features

  • City Highlights
  • Sightseeing:
    In Vancouver and Victoria; Stanley Park, Butchart Gardens, orientation tour of Prince Rupert, guided visit to the North Pacific Historic Fishing Village, and Columbia Icefield (Ice Explorer ride). ? Inside visits as shown in UPPERCASE in the tour description, including admission charges where applicable.
  • Guides
  • Services of a professional Tour Director.
  • Launch Date
  • 09/13/16 8:00pm
  • Meals
  • On VIA Rail - 1 continental breakfast, 1 lunch, 1 dinner (except on departures July 14, August 11 & September 8 when meals are available for purchase)
  • Scenic Highlights
  • Scenic Highlights:
    Strait of Georgia, Gulf Islands, coastline of Vancouver Island, Campbell River, Skeena River, Pacific Coast rainforest, Jasper National Park, Lake Louise, and Banff National Park.
  • Title
  • Western Canada with Inside Passage with Extended Stay in Banff
  • Transportation
  • Transportation:
    Ferry crossing from the mainland to Vancouver Island; full-day cruise through the Inside Passage; VIA Rail's® Jasper"Prince Rupert train with seating in Touring class or Economy class on departures July 14, August 11 & September 8; private, deluxe, air-conditioned motorcoach while touring.
 

Hotels

    VANCOUVER Century Plaza Hotel & Spa (MF)
    VICTORIA Royal Scot Hotel & Suites (F)
    PORT HARDY Kwa'lilas Hotel (T)
    PRINCE RUPERT Pacific Inn (F)
    PRINCE GEORGE Sandman Hotel Prince George (ST)
    JASPER NATIONAL PARK Chateau Jasper (SF)
    BANFF NATIONAL PARK Irwin's Mountain Inn (ST)
 
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