• Change
Highest satisfaction rating of any UK travel company. 98% of 5776 reviews say 'EXCELLENT'
tour image

Western Parks, Peaks and Vineyards

11 days fr £1,296pp

Banff National Park • Radium Hot Springs • Okanagan Wine Country

footer people
020·7962·9933
Chat with our experts.
TOUR DETAILS
Accommodation:
  • Superior fr £1,296pp
Validity (selected dates between):
  • 13/10/2019 - 24/10/2019
Also included:
  • 10 Nights Hotel Accomodation
  • Self Drive Guide
Not included:
  • International Flights (unless otherwise stated)
  • Car Rental
  • National Park Fees
  • Parking Fees
Overview
This self-drive tour sets off from Calgary, taking in the rugged Rocky Mountains and the protected parklands and lush wine country of British Columbia, before arriving in Vancouver, jewel of Canada’s West Coast. It makes a wonderful introduction to the Canadian West, and is an ideal choice if you’re looking for a tour which takes in all the highlights of this beautiful part of the world while allowing plenty of time for you to relax and explore at your own pace.
Day 1
Arrive in Calgary
Your road trip begins as you arrive at Calgary’s International Airport and proceed to your centrally-located hotel. You then have the rest of the day at leisure in Stampede City, where you may like to visit the National Music Centre, explore the Heritage Park Historical Village or relax in Prince's Island Park.
tour image
Day 2
Banff
This morning you’ll head out of Calgary, through the foothills of the magnificent Rocky Mountains and into Banff National Park, where the roads wind through valleys between craggy mountain peaks. Once you arrive in the town of Banff, where you’ll stay tonight, you’ll have the rest of the day at leisure to browse the shops and other attractions.
tour image
Day 3
Banff
You have a full day today to explore Banff and its surroundings. You may like to visit the Luxton Museum, perhaps take a gondola ride to the top of Sulphur Mountain, explore some of the many walking and hiking trails, go rafting on the Bow River or take a relaxing boat tour on beautiful Lake Minnewanka.
tour image
Day 4
Banff to Radium Hot Springs/Invermare
You’ll head west this morning, through stunning mountain passes and forests, and cross the provincial border into British Columbia. Today’s destination is Radium Hot Springs, a village set among the pine forests in the Kootenay region, known for its bubbling, mineral-enriched waters.
tour image
Day 5
Radium Hot Springs /Invermare to Nelson
Today you’re heading south, to explore some of the hidden gems of the less-travelled part of the province. Here you may like to visit the farms and vineyards of the village of Creston, or the charming smalltown shops and markets of Cranbrook, before arriving at today’s destination, Nelson.
tour image
Day 6
Nelson
The small lakeside city of Nelson is known for its galleries, museums and historic buildings. You have the full day to explore today – don’t miss the chance to visit the Victorian-inspired downtown streets, set on terraced hillsides, which have been used as a setting for several movies, including Roxanne and Snow Falling on Cedars.
tour image
Day 7
Nelson to Vernon
Today you’ll head into the province’s most bountiful agricultural region, where the lush fields create a feeling of tranquillity. Vernon is also home to some of the province’s best beaches.
tour image
Day 8
Vernon
Today you’ll enjoy a scenic guided tour through the Okanagan Valley wine region, and have the chance to both learn about and sample some of North America’s finest vintages.
tour image
Day 9
Vernon to Vancouver
Today is the final leg of your journey, stopping off in laidback villages such as Harrison Hot Springs and Chilliwack on your way to the West Coast. You’ll arrive in Vancouver in time for dinner in one of the many excellent downtown restaurants.
tour image
Day 10
Vancouver
You have a full day at leisure today to explore the city of Vancouver. You may like to visit some of the many galleries and museums, take in some of the walking trails and green spaces, and, of course, sample some world-class dining.
tour image
Day 11
Departure
Your road trip comes to an end today as you proceed to Vancouver International Airport for your flight home.
tour image

Similar ideas

Prairies to the Pacific

DialAFlight offer

Prairies to the Pacific
0 nights from £963pp
11 days from £963pp
Prairies to the Pacific

Prairies to the Pacific

offer 0 nights from £963pp (including flights) 11 days from £963pp

Explore the lesser-travelled roads of Canada’s west and discover marvels both prehistoric and contemporary. The dinosaur badlands and visits to world-famous museums and paleontological sites of Alberta reveal natural treasures unique to only this area, while the traditional ski destinations of British Columbia are transformed in summer to placid retreats of lakes, valleys and outdoor recreation. Routing along the southern roads of Alberta and British Columbia offer new areas not featured on most itineraries, featuring accommodation in locations close to outdoor activities

Valid from 01/09/2019 until 25/09/2019

020·7962·9933
See more

Western Wonders

DialAFlight offer

See Canada’s wonderful western wonders on a magical tour of Alberta and British Columbia
0 nights from £1,107pp
14 days from £1,107pp
See Canada’s wonderful western wonders on a magical tour of Alberta and British Columbia

See Canada’s wonderful western wonders on a magical tour of Alberta and British Columbia

offer 0 nights from £1,107pp (including flights) 14 days from £1,107pp

Experience the "Best of the West" on this magnificent journey through the world's most photographed landmarks-the national parks of the Canadian Rockies. Among the highlights are the famous tourist regions of Banff and Jasper, as well as Harrison Hot Springs. The tour concludes with a memorable stay in the scenic coastal cities of Victoria and Vancouver.

Valid from 16/10/2019 until 22/10/2019

020·7962·9933
See more

Mountain Rails

DialAFlight offer

Explore the magnificent Rockies in style on this eight-day tour
0 nights from £2,835pp
8 days from £2,835pp
Explore the magnificent Rockies in style on this eight-day tour

Explore the magnificent Rockies in style on this eight-day tour

offer 0 nights from £2,835pp (including flights) 8 days from £2,835pp

The Canadian provinces of Alberta and British Columbia are famed for their spectacular unspoiled landscapes of valleys, canyons, lakes and mountains. This tour gives you the chance to explore the stunning Banff and Jasper National Parks and the interior of British Columbia, as well as the vibrant cities of Calgary, Jasper and Victoria.

Valid from 29/09/2019 until 09/10/2019

020·7962·9933
See more

Mountain Express

DialAFlight offer

Get the best out of Canada on the road through the Rockies
0 nights from £800pp
8 days from £800pp
Get the best out of Canada on the road through the Rockies

Get the best out of Canada on the road through the Rockies

offer 0 nights from £800pp (including flights) 8 days from £800pp

This eight day tour of Canada's beautiful west is ideal for travellers who have limited holiday time, but want to see as many of the area's highlights as possible. In just a week, this wonderful tour itinerary takes you to Calgary, Banff National Park, the Canadian Rockies, Jasper National Park, along the Yellowhead Highway through Mount Robson National Park and into the interior of British Columbia. If that isn't exciting enough, you then continue west through the imposing Fraser Canyon, before reaching the stunning Pacific coastal city of Vancouver.

Valid from 13/10/2019 until 27/10/2019

020·7962·9933
See more

Western Wonders From Vancouver

DialAFlight offer

See Canada’s wonderful western wonders on a magical tour of Alberta and British Columbia
0 nights from £1,107pp
14 days from £1,107pp
See Canada’s wonderful western wonders on a magical tour of Alberta and British Columbia

See Canada’s wonderful western wonders on a magical tour of Alberta and British Columbia

offer 0 nights from £1,107pp (including flights) 14 days from £1,107pp

From Vancouver to Calgary this tour of Canada's western wonders takes in spectacular scenery, great cities and towns, some of the world's most beautiful national parks and exhilarating coastal cruises. On this 14 day tour you see all the highlights of Alberta and British Columbia and even have time to cross over to Vancouver Island for a visit to the capital Victoria. During the trip you will stay at comfortable hotels and have the opportunity for plenty of adventure.

Valid from 11/10/2019 until 24/10/2019

020·7962·9933
See more

view more tour ideas