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Travelmarvel

Passage Through the Rockies

Calgary to Vancouver

Trip Code: URJWC12
12 Days
15 Meals
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  • Map & Itinerary
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Trip Inclusions

  • 11 nights premium accommodation
  • Insider Experiences in four locations
  • 15 meals - 11 Breakfasts and 4 Dinners
  • Experience a Welcome Reception and Farewell Dinner
  • Services of a Canadian Travelmarvel Tour Director and Driver
  • Tipping for all staff and airport transfers

Travel & Accommodation

River bank, suspension bridge with city skyline as a back drop on a clear day

Explore Incredible Calgary

The beauty and culture of Calgary will be a welcome surprise.

Single speed boat skiming over the water with the mountains as a backdrop

Blue River Safari

Watch for bears on a river safari, as you glide through Grizzly Bear Valley in the Monashee Mountains.

Whistler village accommodation sitting amongst the pine trees surrounded by mountains

Discover Whistler Village

Explore this beautiful alpine resort town - a magnet for outdoor enthusiasts all year round.

Map & Itinerary

Trip Notes

  • Itinerary and inclusions are subject to change
  • Prices include airport transfers, gratuities and sundries
  • Perhaps replace your land journey, from Jasper to Vancouver, with a two day Rocky Mountaineer Rail Journey . Additional cost. Enquire for details
  • The optional Rocky Mountaineer option is not escorted by a Travelmarvel Tour Director
  • Blue River Safari is not available on select dates. Enquire for details
  • Prices are for land only. Flights not included
Passage Through The Rockies URJWC12 Map 2020
Calgary to Vancouver

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Insider Experience

Enjoy an included special or unique excursion or event

Touring Variation

Some days of your itinerary provide an opportunity to select a touring variation

Fly into Calgary where you’ll be met and transferred to your hotel. Later, enjoy a Welcome Reception.

Stay: Calgary, Marriott Downtown Hotel

INSIDER EXPERIENCE

On the way, visit Yamnuska Wolfdog Sanctuary, then tour Banff.


After breakfast, journey to Banff National Park. Tour Banff upon arrival and take in the many sights of this picturesque town and its stunning natural surrounds.

Stay: Two Nights: Banff Park Lodge

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Perhaps join a select experience today. Take a Banff Experience tour, enjoy a Bow River float trip or join a heli-flightseeing tour (own expense).

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  • Breakfast

Travel to glacier-fed Moraine Lake (weather permitting). Later, continue to iconic Lake Louise.

Stay: Lake Louise Inn

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Journey along the Icefields Parkway this morning, with a stop at Athabasca Glacier for a thrilling Ice Explorer ride. Afterwards, continue to Jasper.

Stay: Jasper, Mountain Park Lodges

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  • Breakfast

INSIDER EXPERIENCE

This morning after breakfast, travel to Blue River, where you’ll set off on a river safari to stunning Grizzly Bear Valley. Then continue to stay at Mike Wiegele Heli Village for an evening of serenity in a picturesque setting.

Rocky Mountaineer Rail Option

Perhaps replace Days 6 and 7 touring with a Rocky Mountaineer Rail journey to Vancouver. Board the Rocky Mountaineer and pass Mt Robson and Pyramid Falls before arriving in Kamloops. Stay in Kamloops at a hotel assigned by Rocky Mountaineer. Additional cost. Enquire for details.


Stay: Blue River, Mike Wiegele Heli Village

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Rocky Mountaineer Rail Option

Rejoin the Rocky Mountaineer this morning and continue to Vancouver where you will rejoin your tour group.


Today, on arrival in Vancouver, enjoy time at leisure to explore this cosmopolitan city.

Stay: Two Nights: Vancouver, Coast Coal Harbour Hotel

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  • Breakfast

With more time in Vancouver, discover some of its most vibrant districts and best-loved attractions on a sightseeing tour, including the Waterfront and historic Gastown.

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  • Breakfast

Travel to Whistler and perhaps join a select experience (own expense). Take a floatplane flight, enjoy a Jeep tour or explore Whistler Mountain by 4x4 or snow cat.

Stay: Whistler, Summit Lodge and Spa

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  • Breakfast

Board a ferry across the Georgia Strait to Victoria, or take a floatplane flight from Whistler to Victoria (own expense).

Stay: Two Nights: Victoria, The Parkside Hotel and Spa

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  • Breakfast

INSIDER EXPERIENCE

Then enjoy a Farewell Dinner at The Butchart Gardens.


Today, perhaps choose a select experience (own expense). You might like to join a whale-watching cruise or a horse-drawn carriage tour.

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

After breakfast at your hotel you are free to depart from Victoria at any time, alternatively transfer to Vancouver airport for your onward flight.

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  • Breakfast

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