Project Description

Calgary • Rockies • Banff • VIP Icefield • Jasper • Victoria • Vancouver 5/6 Days

Tour code: PCGJ5/6

2020 Departure date        
5/2 – 6/2 Every Sat;   6/3 – 9/1 Every Wed, Fri & Sat;    9/2 – 10/14 Every Wed & Sat

Exclusive Git Pack Total value over $110!

  • Bonus Complimentary Vancouver Mini City Tour (duration: approx.3.5 hrs) covering top attractions such as Downtown, Stanley Park, Canada Place, etc. Exclusive! Bonus Mini Ferry Ride to Granville Island.
  • Vancouver Night Tour:Buy One Get One Free! Book your adventure to the top nightscape attractions like Gastown, Olympic Village, Canada Place, etc.
  • Complimentary Vancouver Designer Outlet Shopping: enjoy the thrill and exciting exploration at the McArthurGlen Designer Outlet Vancouver Airport with a bonus VIP discount card.
  • Bonus! Exquisite gifts including wireless charger, luggage tag, Maple Leaf Badge and calendar (while supplies last).

Considerate Arrangement

  • One complimentary breakfastMeal plan includes a lunch at renowned Chateau Lake Louise and a buffet dinner at Crossing at Icefields Parkway (Please notify us in advance for any dietary request.)
  • Don’t miss the opportunity to capture more by reserving First 3 Rows

Unique Experience

  • Exclusive! Various hotel options in Vancouver. Upgrade your stay in Vancouver to Deluxe View Room at Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre
  • Exclusive! Enjoy a spectacular Whale Watching tour to discover marine habitat, Killer Whales, Humpback Whales and more! (about 3-5 hours; applies to guests with half free day in Vancouver)
  • Exclusive! Return by Seaplane from Victoria to Vancouver, discover spectacular vistas of BC coastlines

Spectacular Views

  • Explore Famous Lakes: Moraine Lake, Lake Louise, Bow Lake, Two Jack Lake, Lake Minnewanka and more

Highlights

  • Tour greeting at Calgary Airport and tour ending at Vancouver/Seattle Airport/Cruise Pier

  • Exclusive! One night stay at Glacier View Lodge, the unique hotel in the Columbia Icefield. 2020’s hottest photo spot – the huge window at hotel lobby. Summer room rate starts at $489

  • Exclusive! Guarantee stay at Mount Royal Hotel in Banff, the heart of the Rockies. Summer room rate starts at $419

  • Unique ride of VIP “Ice Explorer” at sunset and step on Glacier Skywalk next morning

  • Enjoy the broad starlit sky and watch out for the wildlife

  • Enjoy relaxing optional Rafting

  • Visit the world famous Butchart Gardens in Victoria

Day 1 Hometown - Calgary - Banff

Please meet at the Domestic Claim Belt #8 (Information Centre) in Calgary Airport at approx. 2:15pm or at the entrance of Chinese Cultural Center in Downtown Calgary (facing 1st street) at approx. 2:45pm. Depart for the Rocky Mountains. Meet tour coordinator at hotel lobby around 4:30pm. Explore the alpine Town of Banff.

Hotel: Guarantee stay in the newly renovated Mount Royal Hotel (Optional upgrade to Fairmont Room at Banff Springs Hotel. Exclusive upgrade to Mountain View room)

Day 2 Town of Banff - Bow Falls - Gondola - Two Jack Lake - Lake Minnewanka - Lake Louise - Moraine Lake - Ice Explorer - Glacier View Lodge

Head to Bow Falls. Ride the Gondola (adm) to enjoy a bird’s eye view of the Rockies. Stop and take photos at Two Jack Lake and Lake Minnewanka. Passing by Castle Mountain, stroll along the “Jewel of the Rockies”, the Lake Louise. Head to Moraine Lake (subject to operation condition) for a fantastic view of the Ten Peaks. Passing by Bow Lake, admire the wildlife and nature wonders through the Icefields Parkway. At sunset, get a ride on a VIP “Ice Explorer” (adm). Stay overnight at the only hotel in the Columbia Icefield! Don’t miss the hottest photo spot from the huge window at hotel lobby.

Hotel: Glacier View Lodge (Optional Upgrade to Glacier View rooms for even more spectacular view of the Athabasca Glacier!)

Day 3 Icefield - Glacier Skywalk - Athabasca Falls - Jasper - Optional Activities - Maligne Canyon - Valemount

After an Icefield breakfast, begin your adventure to Glacier Skywalk (adm) and Athabasca Falls. Capture the most magnificent view of the Rockies by River Rafting (optional) or enjoy leisure time at the alpine town of Jasper. Visit Maligne Canyon. Capture a precious moment with the highest point in the Canadian Rockies- Mt. Robson before arriving at Valemount.

Hotel: Canada‘s Best Value Inn or similar

Day 4 Valemount - Thompson River - Kamloops - Ginseng Factory - Hope - Vancouver

A brief stop at Wells Gray Park Information Center as we drive along the Thompson River. Visit the only GMP certified Ginseng factory. Pass through Hope, and arrive in Vancouver by late afternoon.

Hotel: Vancouver Hotel

Day 5 Vancouver - BC Ferries - Victoria - Inner Harbour - Butchart Gardens - Vancouver

Ferries (adm) and capture the spectacular view en route. Passing by Chinatown and explore the Inner Harbour (optional carriage tour available). Visit the Empress Hotel, Legislative Buildings, Beacon Hill Park, Mile “0”. Relax and soak up the memorable scenery at the Butchart Gardens (adm). Return to Vancouver by ferry, or by seaplane (surcharge applies).

PCGJ5 days tour: tour ends at Vancouver Airport. Suggested departure flight time after 9:30pm. We are not liable to any delays caused by weather, road conditions and other circumstances.

PCGJ6 days tour: transfer to hotel.

Hotel: Vancouver Hotel

Day 6 Vancouver - Hometown

Enjoy a free day or join the bonus complimentary City Tour (limited to departure flight after 3pm or cruise departure) before transferring to Vancouver airport or Cruise terminal.

OR       Vancouver – Seattle – Hometown (surcharge applies)

Depart in the morning and arrive at Seattle Pier 55 (Downtown), Cruise Pier 55 or 91, or Sea-Tac Airport around noon. Suggested departure flight time after 3pm.

Types of Accommodation in Vancouver
Located in Central Richmond
Type A Value Hampton Inn by Hilton (2019 Renovated) or similar
Type B Deluxe Executive Plaza  (Deluxe Plaza or Jr Suite) / Westin Wall Centre / Sheraton YVR or similar
Located in Downtown Vancouver
Type C Budget Barclay Inn or similar
Type D Premium Sheraton Wall Centre / EXchange Hotel (opened in 2018) or similar
  • Triple and Quad rooms are to be shared with 2 beds; infant occupies a seating and will be charged with tour fare
  • Free YVR airport transfer time (scheduled operation): 8:00am-9:30pm (Type A & B Hotel) or 8:00am-8:00pm (Type C & D Hotel). Free airport shuttle will be reserved if guests arrive outside this period (if applicable)
  • Vancouver Night Tour: special offer“Buy One Get One Free” for Tour Package guests (Value $35 per guest; Duration about 2 hours; May 1 to Sep 13). Subject to seat availability; while supply last
  • If Whistler Peak2Peak is closed for maintenance, it will be substituted by Sea to Sky Gondola excursion. Gondola operations are seasonal and subject to change without notice
  • Please bring Visa/MasterCard for the hotel incidental deposits
  • All hotel rooms are non-smoking. Any violation will be penalized $350 and up (non-refundable cleaning fee)
  • Limited to one medium sized suitcase and one carry-on luggage per guest. Any additional luggage may be charged of $35 per piece
  • In case of road closure near Golden, tour will subject to modification. Emerald Lake and Natural Bridge will be omitted
  • Optional activities are subject to individual operator’s terms & conditions
  • Tour fare has been deducted 4% from the original price and must be paid in cash. If other payment methods are used, the original price must be paid
  • Tour fares and hotel upgrade surcharge in Rockies tour are subject to change
  • We suggest that individuals who join our tourist groups purchase travel insurance for their own benefits. It includes various insurance policies covering accidents, illness, luggage and travel cancellation penalties. Those insurance policies can be purchase when registering for the tourist groups.
  • For registration terms and conditions, please refer to the details of Canada/US Tours.
  • Tour fare is based on the price at the time of registration. Subject to change without notice.

Price Including

  • Hotel accommodation
  • Expert tour guide
  • Transportation as per itinerary(guaranteed deluxe coach and separate driver during Rockies tour)

Price NOT Including

  • Applicable taxes, and air tickets
  • Tips to tour guide & driver (Vancouver Arrival Transfer: $4/guest; Vancouver Mini City Tour/Night Tour: $6/guest; YVR Departure Transfer: $2/guest; Full Day Tour: $12/guest/day; Seattle Arrival/Departure Transfer: $10/guest/way)
  • Meals and admission fee (must be prepaid)
  • Optional tour or activities*
  • Travel Insurance