Rockies Revealed

This 14 day Canadian Rockies tour will leave you amazed with a Rocky Mountaineer rail journey in GoldLeaf & a luxury Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise stay.

14 Days
Vancouver to Victoria
From (AUD)
$ 7,295
Dates & Pricing

2019 Vancouver > Victoria

Tour Map
Tour Code:
EPRW
Duration:
14 days
Departure City:
Vancouver
Return City:
Victoria

Selected Itinerary

14 Day Itinerary

  1. Day 1 - Arrive Vancouver

    Welcome to Canada! You will be met at Vancouver International Airport and transferred to your hotel. This evening meet your Tour Director and fellow travellers for a welcome dinner.
    Two Night Stay: Georgian Court Hotel

    Meals Included: Dinner

  2. Day 2 - Vancouver Sightseeing

    Enjoy a sightseeing tour including Stanley Park with its intricately carved totem poles, the waterfront area, Gastown and Granville Island known for its fresh food markets. Visit the Capilano Suspension Bridge Park where you can make your way across this spectacular suspension bridge, and join the award winning Treetops Adventure along a series of elevated walkways.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  3. Day 3 - Rocky Mountaineer – Kamloops

    Set off on a two day rail experience on “The Most Spectacular Train Journey in the World”. Settle back in your SilverLeaf carriage (upgrade to GoldLeaf at additional expense) and enjoy incredible views of the surroundings. Enter the Fraser Valley then follow the Thompson River towards Kamloops.
    Overnight Stay: Kamloops Hotel (as assigned by Rocky Mountaineer)

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch

  4. Day 4 - Rocky Mountaineer – Jasper

    Continue your journey on board the Rocky Mountaineer into the soaring, rugged snow-capped mountains. Marvel at the beauty of the glaciers, lakes and forest sitting at the foot of these grand mountains and see Canada’s highest peak, the awesome 3954 metre Mount Robson. The day’s end finds us in Jasper National Park, an alpine wonderland of pristine wilderness and abundant wildlife.
    Two Night Stay: Mountain Park Lodges or similar

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch

  5. Day 5 - Jasper

    Jasper is a relaxed town surrounded by wilderness and wildlife. Today you have the opportunity to explore.

    Discover More: Discover Jasper tour, take a relaxing float trip, an exhilarating motorcycle sidecar tour or a canoe adventure (additional cost)

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  6. Day 6 - Icefields Parkway – Glacier ‘Ice Explorer’ – Lake Louise

    This morning enjoy a guided walk through the stunning Maligne Canyon. Depart Jasper and travel along the Icefields Parkway, acclaimed as one of the most incredible journeys in the world. Make a stop at the Columbia Icefield, North America’s largest sub-polar ice pack where you’ll climb aboard the mighty ‘Ice Explorer’ for a once-in-a-lifetime journey onto the 300 metre thick Athabasca Glacier. Finish the day at the famous ‘Diamond in the Wilderness’, the beautiful Lake Louise where we will stay in one of the Rockies most stunning and historic properties. Spend time soaking up the views, relaxing and exploring this iconic lake.
    Overnight Stay: Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  7. Day 7 - Lake Louise – Banff

    Bid farewell to Lake Louise and make our way to Yoho National Park that houses the spectacular Natural Bridge, which has been carved by the Kicking Horse River, and the glacier fed Emerald Lake so called due to the vibrant colour of its water. Head into the impressive Banff National Park, and on arrival into Banff enjoy a sightseeing tour including Bow River, the Hoodoos, and Bow Falls. You’re Invited: Ride the gondola to the top of Sulphur Mountain for incredible views across the Rockies. Meet a retired Canadian Mountie who will recount exciting and colourful stories of their rich history and traditions. Enjoy the sweeping views while dining on a hearty meal.
    Two Night Stay: Caribou Lodge or Ptarmigan Inn

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  8. Day 8 - Banff at Leisure

    Today is for you to enjoy Banff and its many sights.

    Discover More: A unique opportunity to get up close to wolfdogs, take an incredible helicopter flight, enjoy an outback dinner and wagon ride, or relax on a float trip along the river (additional cost)

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  9. Day 9 - Banff – South Thompson River

    Depart Banff National Park and pass from Alberta to British Columbia through three spectacular national parks of Yoho, Glacier and Mount Revelstoke. Travel past primeval forests, ice age glaciers, waterfalls and mountain peaks as you depart the Rockies. Late this afternoon we arrive at our unique ranch style inn located on the shores of the South Thompson River.
    Overnight Stay: South Thompson Inn

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  10. Day 10 - South Thompson River – Whistler

    The road meanders through scenic landscapes beside the Thompson and Fraser Rivers. Pass through the sleepy town of Lillooet to the charming alpine resort of Whistler Village. You’re Invited: Head to the Squamish Lil’wat Cultural Centre for an authentic insight into First Nations culture. Be met by an ambassador and learn about the history and culture of the native Canadians. Hear a welcome song, tour the museum and be taught the technique used to make a cedar rope or bracelet.
    Two Night Stay: Hilton Whistler Resort & Spa

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  11. Day 11 - Whistler at Leisure

    Today is at leisure for you to explore the village of Whistler.

    Discover More: Special opportunity to undertake a bear viewing tour, have dinner with a twist on a tasting tour, or take a fun Callaghan Jeep tour (additional cost)

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  12. Day 12 - Georgia Strait – Victoria

    View this spectacular landscape from the air with a one hour floatplane flight over the Georgia Strait to Victoria (seasonal, must be pre-booked, additional cost).

    Travel along the Sea to Sky Highway following the rugged coastline stopping at the awesome Shannon Falls. Board the BC ferry and cruise through the Georgia Strait to Vancouver Island before arriving into Victoria, British Columbia’s capital city.
    Two Night Stay: DoubleTree by Hilton

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  13. Day 13 - Victoria – Butchart Gardens

    This morning visit the world-famous Butchart Gardens, a 22 hectare showplace of magnificent, colourful gardens. Learn about the history and flora while exploring the gardens. Afterwards enjoy an orientation tour of Victoria’s Inner Harbour, Bastion Square, Beacon Hill and residential areas.

    Discover More: Horse and carriage tour, or go whale watching (additional cost)

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  14. Day 14 - Depart Victoria

    Transfer to Victoria International Airport to board your homeward flight, or consider taking in more of Victoria with some post tour accommodation (enquire for details).

    Meals Included: Breakfast

Tour inclusions

Included in your price
  • The services of an Evergreen Tour Director
  • 14 Day Canadian Rockies Experience
  • 2 Day Rocky Mountaineer Rail Experience, one of the world’s great rail journeys
  • Premium First Class hotels including all hotel service charges and porterage
  • Return airport transfers
  • All tipping and gratuities
  • Climb aboard the Ice Explorer and ascend onto the Athabasca Glacier
  • Discover Canada’s “Diamond in the Wilderness” Lake Louise while staying at the famous Chateau Lake Louise
  • Ascend Sulphur Mountain in a gondola for spectacular views over Banff
  • Take a guided tour around the highlights of Vancouver including Capilano Suspension Bridge Park
  • Visit the picturesque Emerald Lake
  • Cruise by ferry across the Georgia Strait
  • Explore Banff and Jasper National Parks
  • Visit the ski resort town of Whistler
  • Wander through world famous Butchart Gardens
  • Travel along the scenic Icefields Parkway, acclaimed as one of the most breathtaking highways in the world
  • Tour Victoria and see Parliament Buildings, Bastion Square, Thunderbird Park and downtown harbour

Dining highlights
  • 22 superb meals including: 13 Full Breakfasts (B), 2 Lunches (L), 5 Dinners (D) & 2 Highlight Dinners
  • Mountaintop dinner experience in Banff
  • Welcome and farewell dinners

You’re Invited
  • Experience Canada’s native cultures and learn the technique used to make inner cedar bark into a cedar rope or bracelet
  • Meet with and hear exciting stories about the iconic Canadian Mounties

Pricing & Availability