Please contact us to check availability about the following departures before you book the tour.
09/27/2012; 09/30/2012; 10/01/2012; 10/02/2012.
If you choose Seattle departures, the transfer may not be available on 08/18/2012. You can transfer with Seattle Quick Shuttle Bus on your own.
Day 1 Hometown -Vancouver/Seattle
Canada domestic arrival, please meet at claim belt #3; international flight arrival, we will greet you at visitor centre. A complimentary half-day city tour of Downtown, Chinatown and Stanley Park. *Bonus excursion to Klahowya Village & mini ferry ride to Granville Island. (Please note that the min ferry ride and Klahowya are included in the half day Vancouver city tour and they are all seasonal (Klahowya village, opens in May - September) and subject to weather permitting.) (Please note that the complimentary Vancouver half-day city tour is only available for customers who meet the tour guide before 11:30am.)
For passengers with pick-up in Seattle (one way: extra fee $65.), please meet at luggage belt #13 at approx. 11:45am.
meet tour guide at TICKET CENTER of the Space Needle Center at around 10:45am-11:00am(400 Broad Street Seattle, Washington).
Complimentary Mini-Excursion of Seattle Touring SpaceNeedle and Fishermen's Wharf before transferring to Hotel in Vancouver. (Vancouver sightseeing is excluded).
OR meet tour guide at TICKET CENTER at 14:30pm (No Mini-Excursion of Seattle Touring).
Admission fees: $141.00/adult, $69.00/child (Prices may vary depending on availability. This fee must be paid in cash tour guide on day one.
Day 2 Vancouver - B.C. Ferries - Victoria - Butchart Gardens - Vancouver
Depart for the Vancouver Island by ferry and capture the spectacular scenery en route. After passing by Victoria's historic Chinatown, visit Beacon Hill Park's remarkable Mile "0", landmark British Columbia Legislative Buildings, and explore other significant heritage architectures surrounding the Inner Harbour. Visit the world famous Butchart Gardens before returning to Vancouver.
Day 3 Vancouver - Kelowna - L. Okanagan - Winery - Salmon Arm
We will start our journey via the trans-Canada highway and head east for Kelowna, the heart of the Okanagan Valley. Stop at the renowned winery to learn about the basics of wine making. Wine tasting and purchasing of the popular icewine, red or white wine will be available. At Lake Okanagan, let us listen to its legendary story and search for the lake monster "Ogopogo." Settle down in Salmon Arm/Vernon in the evening.
Day 4 Salmon Arm - Emerald Lake - Banff - Canmore
Proceed to the Eagle Pass and visit the "Last Spike" of the transcontinental railway where it connects the east and the west. Travel through the Rogers Pass and Emerald Lake. After a thrilling gondola ride (adm) to the summit, you will be captivated by the majestic Rocky Mountains. Next, discover the town of Banff and Bow falls within the country's first national park. End the day at 1988 Winter Olympics Games area - Canmore. [Upgrade to stay in Banff: free time at night, Canmore stop excluded.]
Day 5 Lake Louise - Jasper Nat'l Park - Icefield - Peyto L. - Golden
Visit the Moraine Lake in the Valley of the Ten Peaks (subject to road conditions). Journey to the Lake Louise, the "Jewel of the Rockies." The panoramic view of magnificent snow-capped mountains surrounding the emerald color of the lake attracts millions of visitors worldwide. Enjoy an atmospheric lunch at Chateau Lake Louise (meal plan) and a promenade along the lakeshore. Then, head for Columbia Icefield in Japser National Park. Ride on the specially designed "Ice Explorer" (adm) onto the surface of the Athabasca Glacier. After brief stops at Peyto Lake, Bow Lake and Crowfoot Glacier, we will stay overnight in Golden.
Day 6 Golden - Kamloops - Ginseng Factory - Vancouver
Head west for the interiors in the morning. At Kamloops, a city with over 2000 hours of sunshine per year, we will join a tour of the Ginseng factory and learn about the Ginseng healing power. Continue our drive and arrive Vancouver in the late afternoon.
Day 7 Vancouver - Whistler - Gondola & Peak2Peak (Optional) - Vancouver - Hometown
Along the Sea to Sky Highway, we will pass by Horseshoe Bay, Shannon Falls, and Squamish. Arrive at Whistler - North America's Number One resort and the host of 2010 Olympics Winter Games, then take a ride of the Whistler Mountain Gondola and Peak2Peak(optional), you will have time to relax and shop at the mountain or in the village. Return to Vancouver in late afternoon. Transfer to Vancouver airport after 7-day tour. Suggest flight after 21:30pm. We are not liable to any delays caused by weather, road conditions, and other circumstances.
If you'd like hotel extension in Vancouver, please make a note in the comments section while booking. we'll contact you as soon as possible. By ordering our contracted hotel, we can transfer you to the hotel with no additional charges on the tour end date. Since the price of Vancouver hotel is subject to change, the quotation is only valid within 24 hours.
Note: There is no transfer if you book Barclay Hotel & Comfort Inn Vancouver Airport as hotel extension due to its location. That means we cannot pick you up at Barclay Hotel & Comfort Inn Vancouver Airport to begin your tour and we cannot drop you off at Barclay Hotel & Comfort Inn Vancouver Airport after the tour ends.
If you want to upgrade your hotel to Banff Intl Hotel only, Chateau Lake Louise only or both Banff Intl Hotel & Chateau Lake Louise, please make a comment in the check out page for quotation. With the hotel upgrade of Chateau Lake Louise, we won't visit Banff, Canmore and Bow Falls.
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Please contact us to provide your flight information at least 7 days before your tour departure.
Reservation Process and E-Ticket
1.Immediately after submitting your reservation you will receive a Receipt of Reservation via email.
2. Within one to two business days of submitting your reservation you will receive a confirmation email from us. If you need to book an airline ticket, we recommend that you do so after you receive a confirmation of your tour reservation from us.
3. An E-Ticket will be sent to you via email as soon as details of your reservation is confirmed or your supporting information is received by us. We will provide you with all detailed information about your tour on the E-Ticket. Contact information for local tour provider will be included on E-Ticket for your convenience or re-confirmation purpose if re-confirmation is required.
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