Take in the best of the Rockies and BC's interior on this discovery style journey, including a sightseeing tour of Banff, an exploration of the Athabasca Glacier, a full day tour between Jasper and Lake Louise, and an overnight journey on board VIA Rail. 

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An evening wildlife tour allows you to see animals in their natural habitat

Experience the comfort of an overnight rail journey on board VIA Rail

Take in the scenery from the Banff Gondola

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Gems of the Rockies

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Day 1

Vancouver - Kamloops

Explore Vancouver this morning, before heading east to Kamloops by coach.

Day 2

Kamloops - Banff

Keep an eye out for native wildlife such as caribou, mountain goats and bears. (B)(L)

Day 3

Banff

Highlights today include the Hoodoos, Bow Falls, Lake Minnewanka, Bankhead: an abandoned mining town, and spectacular views from the Banff Gondola.

Day 4

Banff - Lake Louise

Depart Banff for a short drive via the scenic Bow Valley to Lake Louise.

Day 5

Lake Louise - Jasper

Photo stops along the Icefields Parkway today include Bow & Peyto Lakes, the Crowfoot Glacier and the Athabasca Falls. Keep your camera handy! A longer stop will be made at the Columbia Icefield to ride an Ice Explorer. (L)

Day 6

Evening Wildlife Tour of Jasper

The day is free for you to explore Jasper at your leisure. This evening, join your tour for some amazing close-up photo opportunities of wildlife.

Day 7

Jasper - Vancouver

Leaving Jasper National Park, travel the ‘Yellowhead’ route past the grandeur of Mount Robson, then follow the mighty Thompson River to the Fraser Valley and the coastal city of Vancouver. (D)

Day 8

Vancouver

Tour ends upon arrival in Vancouver this morning. (B)

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