Day 1 - Arrival In Vancouver Arrive Vancouver
International Airport, transfer independently to your
downtown hotel. Pick up your Canada Roadbook at the
front desk and check in. Overnight in Vancouver.
Day 2 - Vancouver to Lac Le Jeune Today you will follow the Gold Rush Trail, alongside the mighty Fraser River. Passing through Merritt, you continue on to Lac Le Jeune on the outskirts of Kamloops. Overnight in Lac Le Jeune.
Day 3 - Lac Le Jeune to Wells Gray Provincial Park Your journey to the breathtaking vistas of Wells Gray Provincial Park leads you along the scenic Yellowhead Highway through the water and lava shaped valley of the North Thompson River. Overnight in Wells Gray Provincial Park.
Day 4 - Wells Gray Provincial Park Enjoy your day at Wells Gray Ranch, a ranch that offers hiking, fishing and river rafting experiences. Overnight in Wells Gray Provincial Park. Suggested Activity: 2-hour Guided Horse Ride (approx £39 per person)
Day 5 - Wells Gray Provincial Park to Jasper Today, you will head for the unforgettable splendour of the Rocky Mountains. En route to Jasper you will drive by the panoramic views of Mount Robson, the highest peak in the Canadian Rockies. Overnight in Jasper. Suggested Activity: 1-hour jetboat tour on North Thompson River (approx £39 per person)
Day 6 - Jasper to Banff Your adventure continues along the Icefields Parkway. Pause to admire the picturesque alpine waters of Peyto Lake and Moraine Lake. The sparkling, turquoise colours and the impressive glacier of Lake Louise are next on your not-to-be-missed list. The Trans-Canada Highway leads you to Banff. Overnight in Banff.
Day 7 - Banff National Park Day at leisure. You can visit the Cave and Basin and Bow Falls, and take a thrilling gondola ride to the summit of Sulphur Mountain. Overnight in Banff. Suggested Activity: 12-minute Helicopter Tour (approx £69 per person)
Day 8 - Banff to Panorama Mountain Village Today you will drive through Kootenay National Park, a
landscape dominated by lofty peaks, glaciers, deep valleys and crystal-blue lakes. Overnight in Panorama Mountain Village.
Day 9 - Panorama Mountain Village Spend a full day in Invermere, a summer paradise for outdoor enthusiasts. Enjoy a myriad of activities, such as hiking, fishing, bird watching, boating and windsurfing on Lake Windermere. Overnight in Panorama Mountain Village.
Day 10 - Panorama Mountain Village to Nelson From fresh water to fresh air, today, you will advance through the Kootenays. You will enjoy the vistas of the Purcell and Selkirk mountain ranges as you take the world’s longest free ferry ride across Kootenay Lake to Balfour. Your afternoon is free to explore Nelson. Overnight in Nelson.
Day 11 - Nelson to Osoyoos The scenic adventure continues across Bonanza Pass and Gold Canyon. Boasting towering mountains, gentle valleys and sparkling lakes, this area is a haven for hikers and canoeists. Overnight in Osoyoos.
Day 12 - Osoyoos to Harrison Hot Springs En route, drop into Oliver Park, the only true desert in
Canada. Afterwards, you can explore Manning Provincial Park, known for its meadows and diverse vegetation. The day’s highlight comes after an extensive hike along the trail network — a picture-perfect view of Three Brothers Mountain and Thunder Lake. Overnight in Harrison Hot
Day 13 - Harrison Hot Springs to Whistler This morning, you will drive to the Gold Rush town of Hope before continuing along the rushing Fraser River to the rugged Pacific Coast. The route meanders along the spectacular Sea-to-Sky Highway Overnight in Whistler. *End of the 13-day programme – Harrison Hot Springs to Vancouver.
Day 14 - Whistler to Powell River You will drive past the sweeping seascapes, rugged cliffs, broad beaches and serene inlets of the breathtaking Sunshine Coast this morning before boarding for the first of several BC Ferries rides. Overnight in Powell River.
Day 15 - Powell River to Quadra Island This morning starts with a BC Ferries cruise across the Strait of Georgia to Vancouver Island. From the ferry, you will drive north through Comox Valley and up to Campbell River. Another short ferry ride brings you to Quadra Island. Overnight on Quadra Island.
Day 16 - Quadra Island to Pacific Rim National Park You will cross Vancouver Island to the Pacific Coast through ancient rainforests and provincial parks. Overnight in Pacific Rim National Park.
Day 17 - Pacific Rim National Park
You’re free to explore the rugged coastline along the network of hiking trails or walk the shoreline of Long Beach in search of shells and driftwood. Overnight in Pacific Rim
National Park. Suggested Activity: 2.5-hour whalewatching by Zodiac (applicable to 19-night programme only)
Day 18 - Pacific Rim National Park to Victoria This morning the spectacular winding road takes you back to the east coast of the island The day’s journey ends in Victoria. Overnight in Victoria.
Day 19 - Victoria to Vancouver Enjoy a mini-cruise onboard BC Ferries back to Vancouver. Overnight near Vancouver
Day 20 - End Of Tour Return to Vancouver International Airport in time to check-in for your return flight.
- 19 nights accommodation as per itinerary
- Independent hiking at Manning Park Resort
- Independent hiking at Quadra Island
- Ferry crossings (under height car and passengers)
- Day 14, Horseshoe Bay to Langdale (40 minutes) and Earls Cove to Saltery Bay (50 minutes)
- Day 15, Powell River to Comox (1 hour 15 minutes) and Campbell River to Quadra Island (10 minutes)
- Day 16, Quadra Island to Campbell River (10 minutes)
- Day 19, Swartz Bay to Tsawwassen (1 hour 35 minutes)
- A personalised Canada Roadbook.
- As per Itinerary