Iconic Rockies Western Canada with Calgary Stampede & Cruise

23 Day Guided Tour & Cruise from Vancouver to Vancouver with Trafalgar

Book online and enjoy exclusive savings on Trafalgar's 23 Day Iconic Rockies Western Canada with Calgary Stampede & Cruise. The Calgary Stampede is so large and so iconic it almost defies description, but in the world of all things cowboy, the 104-year-old event, held in and around Stampede Park, is tops.

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1 Arrive Vancouver (2 Nights)
Tackle the 'Great Outdoors' on this effortlessly delivered adventure through Western Canada . Discover why Vancouver consistently ranks as one of the world's most livable cities. Then, join your Travel Director and fellow travellers for a Welcome Reception. (WR) Stay: Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre Hotel
2 Vancouver Sightseeing
Visit Capilano Suspension Bridge Park before delving into the historic neighbourhoods of Chinatown and Gastown. Explore Stanley Park. (FB)
3 Vancouver – Victoria (2 Nights)
Board a ferry to Vancouver Island. Taste local cider at a family owned ciderhouse, before continuing to Victoria . (FB) Stay: Victoria Marriott Inner Harbour
4 Victoria Sightseeing
Enjoy breakfast at Butchart Gardens and learn how the spectacular floral display was once a giant disused quarry. Enjoy a your choice dining experience tonight. (FB/YC)
5 Victoria – Chemainus – Squamish – Whistler (2 Nights)
See the vivid murals of Chemainus. Board a ferry and then take the scenic Sea-to-Sky Highway. Ascend to Summit Lodge, admiring the views from the Sea-to-Sky Gondola. Tonight, enjoy a Regional Meal dinner in Whistler Village. Our Stay with a Story is Whistler's landmark ski-in ski-out hotel. (FB/RM) Stay: Fairmont Chateau Whistler
6 Whistler Sightseeing
First Nation traditions are revealed by a Local Specialist at the Squamish Lil'wat Cultural Centre. Spend the rest of your day at leisure. (FB)
7 Whistler – Kamloops
We continue towards Kamloops where we'll enjoy an evening at leisure. (FB) Stay: Kamloops DoubleTree
8 Kamloops – Rocky Mountain National Parks – Banff (2 Nights)
Sample the best of the UNESCO-listed Canadian Rocky Mountain Parks. We overnight at a mountain resort in Banff National Park, where we'll meet a retired "Mountie" Local Specialist. (FB) Stay: Banff Park Lodge
9 Banff Sightseeing
Immerse yourself in Banff's soul-stirring natural surrounds. We venture into the Kananaskis Valley to Connect with Locals at a traditional Rocky Mountain Be My Guest dinner. (FB/DW)
10 Banff - Calgary (2 Nights)
Visit the 'Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth' - the Calgary Stampede. Spend the evening with your travel companions watching exhilharating Chuckwagon Races. (FB) Stay: Westin Calgary
11 Calgary Stampede
An all-inclusive pass is your gateway to a day of effortless fun as you witness the world's largest rodeo first-hand and visit Stampede Park. End the day with a bang at the Grandstand Show. (FB)
12 Calgary - Lake Louise - Jasper (2 Nights)
Arrive on the shores of Lake Louise with a short lakeside talk. Get ready for a unique adventure at the Columbia Icefield where you board an Ice Explorer and drive on the massive Athabasca Glacier. Later this afternoon, arrive at the hotel in the heart of Jasper National Park before joining your travelling companions for a Farewell Dinner. (FB/FD) Stay: The Sawridge Inn
13 Jasper Sightseeing And Free Time
Embark on an invigorating guided walk to Maligne Canyon. Board a narrated cruise on Maligne Lake (seasonal) stopping at Spirit Island. (FB)
14 Jasper – Mount Robson – Chase
Admire Mount Robson - the tallest peak in the Canadian Rockies. Learn about the First Nation Shushwap people and stroll around their ancestral grounds where we'll see a traditional kekuli winter homestead. (FB) Stay: Quaaout Lodge & Spa
15 Chase – Depart Vancouver
Our dazzling encounter with the Canadian Rockies has come to an end. Transfer to the hotel for those on the Alaska cruise. (FB)
16 Vancouver – Inside Passage Cruise (7 Nights)
Enjoy some free time until you are transferred to Canada Place where your cruise begins with the Inside Passage . (FB/D)
17 Cruise the Inside Passage
With most of Southeast Alaska accessible only by boat or plane, cruise the Inside Passage for a unique view. (FB/L/D)
18 Cruise Tracy Arm and Juneau
The dramatic Sawyer Glaciers at the end of Tracy Arm are framed by mountains and bathed in the blue hue of the ice. Arrive in Juneau where you can shop downtown, kayak, dogsled, raft, or flightsee. Due to anticipated ice flows in Tracy Arm, the "Tracy Arm Fjord & Glacier Explorer" shore excursion may not be offered on this sailing. (FB/L/D)
19 Skagway
Step into the town's colourful past at the Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park. (FB/L/D)
20 Cruise Glacier Bay
From the comfort of your ship, enjoy the pristine wilderness of Glacier Bay National Park . (FB/L/D)
21 Ketchikan
While ashore, check out the world's largest collection of standing totem poles or an optional guided tour through town or a harbour cruise. (FB/L/D)
22 Cruise the Inside Passage
Today is a day for relaxation as you cruise back to Vancouver. (FB/L/D)
23 Depart Vancouver
Sail into Vancouver Harbour this morning. After disembarking, take your transfer to Vancouver International Airport or to the hotel if you wish to extend your stay. (FB)

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Journey Highlights
  • City tour in Vancouver, Victoria, Whistler, Banff
  • Cruise across Maligne Lake to iconic Spirit Island
  • Scenic drive along the Sea-to-Sky Highway, Icefields Parkway
  • View Lake Louise, Athabasca Glacier, Rogers Pass, Athabasca Falls, Sea-to-Sky Gondola, Butchart Gardens, a traditional kekuli built by the people of the First Nations
  • Visit Chase, Banff National Park, Jasper National Park
Included Meals
  • 12 full breakfasts
  • 5 dinners
Trip Inclusions
  • Audio Headsets for flexible sightseeing
  • Daily breakfast and an average of 50% of evening meals
  • Luxury air-conditioned coach with WiFi in most countries or alternative transportation (such as rail journeys)
  • Cherry-picked hotels all tried and trusted
  • Hand-picked Insider Experiences
  • Optional Experiences (Additional Cost) and free time
  • All porterage and local charges included
  • Must-see sightseeing and surprise extras
  • An expert Travel Director and separate Driver
  • All hotel tips, charges and local taxes
  • Airport transfers on the first and last day of your guided holiday
  • VIP entry to many sights
Trip Notes
  • Itinerary and inclusions are subject to change
  • Price is for land, cruise and internal flights as specified. Flights not specified are not included

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