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Travelmarvel

Calgary Stampede & Passage through the Rockies

Calgary to Victoria

Trip Code: URJWC14
14 Days
17 Meals
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  • Map & Itinerary
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Trip Inclusions

  • Tipping for all staff and airport transfers
  • 13 nights in premium accommodation
  • Services of a Canadian Travelmarvel Tour Director and Driver
  • 17 meals - 13 breakfasts and 4 dinners
  • Enjoy your two-day ‘Stampede Thrill Package’ to experience rodeo in style

Travel & Accommodation

Park bench positoned for a view of the city cenrtre below

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

  • Prices are for land only. Flights not included
  • Itinerary and inclusions are subject to change
  • Prices include airport transfers, gratuities and sundries
  • The Rocky Mountaineer upgrade is not escorted by a Travelmarvel Tour Director
Calgary Stampede & Passage through the Rockies URJWC14 Map 2020
Calgary to Victoria

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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

Welcome to Calgary, where you’ll be met and transferred to your hotel. This evening, enjoy a Welcome Reception and get to know your fellow guests and Travelmarvel Tour Director.

Stay: Three Nights, Calgary, Marriott Downtown Hotel

Your two-day ‘Stampede Thrill Package’ includes a ticket to the Afternoon Rodeo, gate admission, a souvenir program, an evening ticket to the Chuckwagon Races and the Grandstand Show, and two thrilling Skyrides over Stampede Park.

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  • Breakfast

Enjoy a full day to return to Stampede Park and experience all of the delights that the Calgary Stampede has to offer.

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  • Breakfast

INSIDER EXPERIENCE

Visit Yamnuska Wolfdog Sanctuary along the way.


This morning, depart for beautiful Banff National Park. On arrival in Banff, enjoy a sightseeing tour to get to know the town’s stunning surroundings.

Stay: Two Nights, Banff Park Lodge

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Today is at your leisure to discover beautiful Banff. Perhaps join a Banff Experience tour, take a Bow River float trip or embark on a heli-flightseeing tour (own expense).

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  • Breakfast

After a leisurely morning, visit Moraine Lake (weather permitting) on your way to Lake Louise, the ‘Jewel of the Rockies’.

Stay: Lake Louise Inn

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  • Dinner

Journey along the Icefields Parkway today and stop at Athabasca Glacier for a thrilling Ice Explorer ride. Then continue to the alpine resort town of Jasper.

Stay: Jasper, Mountain Park Lodges

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  • Breakfast

INSIDER EXPERIENCE

Set off on a river safari to Grizzly Bear Valley. Later, arrive at your beautiful overnight escape, the Mike Wiegele Heli Village.

Rocky Mountaineer Rail Option

Perhaps replace Days 8 and 9 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.


Walk through Maligne Canyon before descending through the Canadian Rockies and travelling to Blue River.

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.


Travel through the Cariboo region before arriving in Vancouver.

Stay: Two Nights, Vancouver, Coast Coal Harbour

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  • Breakfast

Enjoy a tour of Vancouver and some of the city’s most iconic sights. Consider heading off for a Grouse Mountain gondola ride (own expense).

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  • Breakfast

Take a scenic drive along the Sea to Sky Highway to Whistler.

Stay: Whistler, Summit Lodge and Spa

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  • Breakfast

On your return from Whistler, either board a ferry across the Georgia Strait to Victoria or consider taking a floatplane flight to Victoria (own expense).

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

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  • Breakfast

INSIDER EXPERIENCE

Tonight, visit The Butchart Gardens for a Farewell Dinner.


Enjoy time at leisure, then visit The Butchart Gardens. Perhaps join a whale-watching cruise or a horse-drawn carriage tour (own expense).

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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

Everything was wonderful. There were great sight seeing trips and the guides were very knowledgeable.