Through trans-Canada highway we will head for Kamloops, a city known for its more than 2000 hours of sunshine each year. We will pay Ginseng factory a visit to discover more about the healing power of Ginseng. Afterward, we will travel to Wells Gray Provincial Park where you can explore the Spahats Creek Falls formed by the effect of the volcanic rock eruption. By evening we will be at Valemount to spend the night.
Hotel: Ramada Inn Valemount or equivalent
Today we will head to Mt. Robson which is the Canadian Rockies’ highest peak, and then head to Jasper Canadian National Park. Before going to the Athabasca Falls, you can take a raft ride or/and horseback riding (optional) to enjoy the natural views. Afterwards, Visit Columbia Icefield and take a ride on the “Ice Explorer” specifically designed for the surface of the Athabasca Glacier. Take a walk on the new Glacier Skywalk. We will stay at the superb icefield hotel.
Hotel: Glacier View Inn Icefield or equivalent
We are going to visit Bow Lake, Peyto Lake and Moraine Lake (according to road conditions)
Then to the “Jewel of the Rockies” we will head. It is Lake Louise. The view of the lake surrounded by snow-capped mountains is breathtaking. Afterwards, we will head to Banff. Wander around and explore the Banff town and Bow falls. You may have a helicopter ride (optional) at Kananaskis, it is the place where the “Brokeback Mountian” was filmed.
Hotel: Mount Royal Hotel or equivalent
A gondola ride this morning we let you into the world of charm being around the captivating Rocky Mountains, and seeing the marvelous green color of Emerald Lake. Afterwards, discover the Natural Bridge, a peculiar rock formation that is worth visiting. We will then head to Golden and the Eagle Pass by taking the Trans-Canada Highway to visit the “Last Spike” of the transcontinental railway connecting east to the west. We will pass by the honey farm before we head to Vernon to stay for overnight.
Hotel: Prestige Inn Vernon or equivalent
Today we are going to visit Kelowna, the center of the Okanagan Valley. At Lake Okanagan, you will know about the legendary story of the fetching of “Ogopogo” the lake monster. On our visit to the orchard fetch your favorite fruit. At the winery afterwards, we will discover the procedures of wine production along with sampling some wine. By the late afternoon we shall arrive in Vancouver.
Departure and Return Details
06:20 AM Coquitlam Anson Plaza 3027 Anson Ave
06:45 AM Chinatown Chinese Culture Centre 50 East Pender St, Vancouver
07:00 AM Vancouver Oakridge Centre - in front of Gap Store on Cambie Street
07:20 AM Richmond East Entrance of Lansdowne Mall
08:00 AM Burnaby Next to “Esso” gas station at Willingdon & Kingsway
08:30 AM Surrey Guildford Recreation Center on 105th Ave
**Entrance fees to various attractions are not included"