Included Holiday Highlights

  • Tour of Banff
  • Explore Banff and Jasper National Parks
  • Discover the beauty of Lake Louise
  • Jasper, Maligne Lake and Maligne Canyon
  • Enjoy an authentic lunch accompanied by live music at the Wilderness Kitchen
  • Rockies river safari on the Blue River
  • Tour of Victoria, Vancouver Island
  • Visit Butchart Gardens
  • Vancouver city tour and Stanley Park

Holiday Itinerary Spectacular Rockies and Vancouver

Day 1 UK - Calgary

Travelsphere’s Private Chauffeur Service collects you from home for your flight to Calgary today. On arrival we'll transfer to our hotel for an overnight stay.

Day 2 Calgary - Banff

This morning we'll leave Calgary to go and enjoy the great outdoors with a tour of Banff. There are so many scenic highlights here, and we're going to fit in as many as possible. You'll see the Hoodoos of Bow Valley, imposing spires of rock carved by the forces of nature which stand guard over the Bow River, and Surprise Corner. As the name suggests, sensational picture-postcard views are waiting for you here, so remember to bring your camera!
You might choose to make your own discoveries this afternoon. However, you've also got the chance to see more spectacular views of the Rockies, but this time from the sky on an optional helicopter flight.​

Day 3 Lake Louise

A full day out today takes you to a destination often described as the most beautiful place in Canada, Lake Louise. See if you think this glacial jade-green lake surrounded by mountains lives up to its reputation.​

Day 4 Banff - Jasper

At times the Banff-Jasper Highway reaches nearly 7,000ft above sea level, and the mountain ranges flanking it soar to more than 11,000ft. We're going to travel along this iconic route on our way to Jasper, our next base.
Before we arrive we're going to stop at the Great Columbia Icefield. If you're up for adventure, an optional Ice Explorer ride across the Athabasca Glacier is highly recommended.​

Day 5 Jasper

A former railroad town, Jasper is now known for its breathtakingly beautiful national park. You're going to discover its incredible highlights today, in particular the spectacular Maligne Lake, renowned for its azure waters, and Maligne Canyon.
You've a couple of thrilling optional excursions to choose from today too. You could join an exhilarating Athabasca River rafting experience. And later, you can take in more stunning sights on an evening nature walk.​ (B,L)

Day 6 Jasper - Kamloops 

Our journey to Kamloops in British Columbia takes us over Yellow Head Pass, past Mount Robson – the highest peak in the Rockies – and along the Trans-Canada Highway. The scenery may be spectacular but the highlight of your day is sure to be our stop at Blue River for an exciting Rockies river safari. This once-in-a-lifetime cruise will take you through Grizzly Bear Valley on the lookout for an array of wildlife including moose, eagles, ospreys and, of course, grizzly bears.​ (B)

Day 7 Kamloops - Victoria

The ferry terminal is where we're headed this morning on a journey which takes us once again through the rugged scenery of the Rocky Mountains. Our ferry will take us to Vancouver Island and then we'll travel by road to Victoria, the provincial capital of British Columbia. This is our base for the next two nights, and we'll get our bearings right away with a sightseeing tour on arrival.

Day 8 Victoria at Leisure

Soak up Victoria's old-world charm as you explore at leisure today. Highlights include the fabled Empress Hotel, which overlooks the picturesque inland harbour. The waters here are home to an array of marine mammals, so an optional whale-watching excursion is sure to leave a lasting impression.​

Day 9 Victoria - Vancouver

Your morning tour takes you to the famous Butchart Gardens to see a dazzling display of flowers and plants. Later, we return to the mainland by ferry and travel by road to Vancouver. This city boasts an idyllic setting, where the ocean meets the mountains, and you'll see its highlights this afternoon. Your tour will take you to the city's historic core, known as 'Gastown', then on to Chinatown and Stanley Park with its famous totem poles.

Day 10 Vancouver at Leisure

Vancouver is yours to explore as you please today. If you'd like to join an optional excursion, come with us to Vancouver's North Shore. Here you'll see the spectacular Capilano Suspension Bridge and take a cable-car ride up Grouse Mountain. On a clear day the views of the city, the snow-capped mountains of Washington State and Vancouver Island are just wonderful.

Day 11 Vancouver - UK

Enjoy a little more free time in Vancouver before we transfer you to the airport for your flight home.​

Day 12 - UK

You'll arrive back in the UK today. Upon arrival, your Travelsphere Private Chauffeur Service will be waiting for the journey home.

Meals included B = Breakfast. L = Lunch. D = Dinner

London (Heathrow) Departure Dates and Prices 2022 Spectacular Rockies & Vancouver

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Dates and airports Prices from Dates and airports Prices from
23 May - Manchester £2899 1 August - Manchester £3199
23 May - Heathrow £2899 1 August - Heathrow £3199
13 June - Manchester £2849 5, 19 Sept - Manchester £3199
13 June - Heathrow £2849 5, 19 Sept - Heathrow £3199
20 June - Manchester £2999 3 October - Manchester £3099
20 June - Heathrow £2999 3 October - Heathrow £3099

The holiday price may be subject to change and will be confirmed at the time of booking.  Airlines used and flight times are subject to change and will be confirmed in your final documents.  Alternative dates may be available but not yet guaranteed, call for details. Prices are based on twin occupancy of a double or twin bedded room. Single occupancy supplements will apply. Travelsphere have made every effort to ensure the accuracy of the hotel images provided on this website and images of room types displayed may vary to those offered on your tour. Therefore due to the possibility of inadvertent errors we do not guarantee their accuracy. Hotels, airlines used and flight times are subject to change and will be confirmed in your final documents. All holidays subject to Travelsphere Terms & Conditions.Please check tour details with the operator at time of booking as Cennet Ltd cannot be held responsible for any errors showing on it’s website

Jasper

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Spectacular Rockies and Vancouver

2022 Holidays by Air 12 Days from £2849

Canada’s awe-inspiring Rocky Mountains and the stunning city of Vancouver combine to fill this tour with scenic wonders. Your adventure begins in Banff, with a ride of the Banff Gondola for unrivalled views.

Explore the UNESCO-listed National Park in the heart of the Rockies, an incredible wilderness of glistening glaciers, ice-covered lakes and swathes of pine forest where wolves, elk and deer roam. Visit the glacial, jade-green waters of Lake Louise, said to be one of the most beautiful places in Canada, then head to Jasper to explore the world-renowned Jasper National park, home to abundant wildlife, thundering waterfalls and Maligne Lake.

You’ll then journey to Kamloops in British Columbia, where you’ll embark a Rockies river safari through Grizzly Bear Valley on the lookout for, you guessed it, grizzly bears! There’s a chance to go whale-watching in Victoria, before visiting Vancouver, where highlights include Gastown, Stanley Park and the beautiful harbour. 

What's Included

  • Travelsphere Private Chauffeur Service
  • Return flights from Heathrow with Air Canada
  • 10 nights in great quality hotels plus 1 night in flight
  • 3 Meals: 2 breakfasts, 1 lunch and welcome drink
  • Travelsphere Tour Manager
  • Overseas transfers and other transportation
  • Porterage

Accommodation as specified or similar

Day 1 Hilton Garden Inn Calgary Downtown. 

Day 2 - 3 Mount Royal Hotel Perfectly situated downtown in the very heart of Banff and overlooking the mountains, this historic hotel has been situated here since 1908. The hotel has been completely updated this winter inspired by the history of the hotel and the area. Warm, relaxed rooms and suites benefit from a desk area, complimentary high speed Wi-Fi, mini-fridge, kettle and coffee machine, smart TV, hairdryer, safe and iron.There are four dining options at the hotel including Tony Roma's restaurant, a guest lounge and Toque Canadian Pub. Additionally the hotel boasts a library, and roof top lounge with outdoor hot tubs.

Day 4 - 5 Lobstick Lodge in Jasper The Lobstick Lodge in Jasper is a comfortable hotel in a lovely setting, boasting a lovely outdoor patio area. Hotel facilities include an indoor pool and fitness centre. Bedrooms have private facilities, TV, minifridge, hairdryer and Wi-Fi.

Day 6 Sandman Signature Kamloops Hotel This contemporary hotel is a minute's walk from Kamloops Heritage Railway, a 3-minute walk from the Interior Savings Centre and a 12-minute walk from Sacred Heart Cathedral. The airy rooms feature free Wi-Fi and 39-inch flat-screen TVs, plus minifridges, microwaves and work desks with ergonomic chairs. Amenities include a trendy sports bar with an outdoor patio as well as an indoor pool and fitness centre.

Day 7 - 8 Best Western Plus Carlton Plaza. The 4-star Best Western Carlton Plaza is situated in downtown Victoria. Hotel facilities include a restaurant and a gym. Bedrooms have private facilities, air-conditioning, safe, hairdryer, complimentary Wi-Fi, tea/coffee-making facilities and a TV.

Day 9 - 10 Holiday Inn and Suites Vancouver Downtown. A 7-minute walk from shopping on Robson Street, this modern hotel is also a 10-minute walk from the Hornby Street Aquabus, which offers direct access to Granville Island. Subdued rooms come with flat-screen TVs and desks, plus minifridges and coffeemakers. The facility also offers a casual restaurant/lounge, an indoor heated pool and a 24-hour exercise room, plus a spa.

Hotels are subject to change and will be confirmed in your final documents.

Optional Excursions

Experience even more of your destination by adding one or more optional experiences to your holiday before you set off. Take a look below at the extra trips you can enjoy on this tour.

Banff - Athabasca Glacier from £53

This unique trip takes you on to the Athabasca Glacier in one of the specially built Ice Explorer vehicles. With expert driver/guides, experience the thrill of going on to the glacier in one of these giant vehicles. Don’t worry about walking on the ice; it’s as deep as the Eiffel Tower is high!!

Unique - Easy

Jasper - River Rafting £45

Join the fun and experience easy rafting / scenic float trip down the Athabasca River, a designated Canadian Heritage River. A National Park licensed guide will provide commentary on the human and natural history of Jasper while navigating you along the same route used by the “fur traders” over 2 centuries ago. There is always a chance of seeing various wildlife including elk, deer, moose, coyotes, wolves, eagles, ospreys, mountain sheep and bears.

Afternoon excursion - Easy - Memorable

Vancouver - North Shore from £120

Appreciate the spectacular views in a cable car to the top of Grouse Mountain, the ‘Peak of Vancouver’, where there is also plenty to do. In summer months the city’s winter ski area is transformed into a summer activity centre. Visit the mountain’s two resident grizzly bears - Grinder and Cooler. We also take the opportunity to visit Vancouver’s oldest tourist attraction - the Capilano Suspension Bridge.

This is a private tour for you group escorted by your tour manager and includes all transportation and entrances to both attractions.

Half Day - Moderate walking - Great Experience

Victoria - Whale Watching from £75

Vancouver Island is undoubtedly one of the most exciting places in the world to go whale watching. Not only are our boats in constant radio contact with each other giving you the best possible chance to see the whales, but each boat comes complete with its own marine biologist who will give you plenty of interesting facts about these wonderful creatures. Not only do you have the possibility of seeing Orca whales, but you are also highly likely to spot seals and porpoises. Price includes a Wildlife Conservation Fee.

Half Day - Unmissable - A Great Photo Opportunity


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