Holiday Itinerary - Grand Western Canada
Day 1: UK - Vancouver
This evening meet your travelling companions and Tour Director for a welcome drink.
Day 2: Vancouver - Victoria
Enjoy a tour of Vancouver’s highlights. Board the ferry to Victoria. Visit Butchart Gardens and enjoy a dinner in the original Butchart family residence. (B,D)
Day 3: Victoria
Enjoy a day at leisure. (B)
Day 4: Victoria - Whistler
Board a ferry and cross the Strait of Georgia. Stop at Shannon Falls before continuing to Whistler. (B)
Day 5: Whistler
Today is free to explore at your own pace. (B)
Day 6: Whistler - Sun Peaks
Enjoy a visit and private breakfast at the Squamish Lil’Wat Cultural Centre. Travel through the heart of the magnificent Cariboo region to Sun Peaks. (B)
DAY 7: Sun Peaks - Jasper National Park
See the base of Mount Robson before entering Jasper National Park. (B,D)
Day 8: Jasper National Park
Visit Maligne Lake for a narrated cruise to Spirit Island. (B)
Day 9: Jasper national Park - Columbia Icefield - Lake Louise - Banff National Park
Travel on Icefields Parkway to the 1,200ft thick Columbia Icefield for a thrilling Ice Explorer Ride. Climb Sunwapta Pass and continue up Bow Pass for views of Peyto Lake. Visit Lake Louise before arriving in Banff National Park. (B)
DAY 10: Banff National Park
Visit Sulphur Mountain for a ride on the Banff Gondola, Bow Falls and the Hoodoos. (B,D)
DAY 11: Banff National Park - Yoho National Park - Glacier National Park - BC Wine Country
Cross the continental divide via Kicking Horse Pass into Yoho National Park. Enjoy panoramic vistas on Rogers Pass en route to Kelowna. This evening, enjoy a special dinner at a local winery. (B,D)
Day 12: British Columbia’s Wine Country - Vancouver
Continue through Fraser Valley before travelling over the Cascade Mountains into Vancouver. This evening, join your Tour Director for a farewell dinner. (B,D)
Day 13: Vancouver - UK
Transfer to the airport for your flight to the UK. (B)
Day 14: Flight lands in the UK.
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There’s no better way to get to the heart of a place and its people than by way of local introduction. We’ve sought out the most friendly and fascinating people to guide the way and bring you closer to the essence of the local culture.
It’s humbling to be invited to be part of a slightly more intimate display of cultural traditions and treasures, to get up close and watch artisans refine their work or musicians expressing something that captures the spirit of their home. From local Italian chefs to traditional farmers in Myanmar, we’ve met some unforgettable characters with unique skills and have woven them into our holidays so you can meet them too.
Departure dates & prices 2018 - Grand Western Canada 7% discount on all dates
|Archers access real-time airline pricing to offer you the best holiday price available on the day you book. The 'from' price shown is a guide at the time of going to print, based on two people sharing a room, travelling on 15 June 2018.
May 4, 18, 25
July 6, 13, 20, 27
August 24, 31
June 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
August 3, 10, 17
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