Renowned for their outstanding natural beauty, the Canadian Rockies surpass every expectation. Come with us on this incredible tour and delight in a never-ending natural paradise of snow-capped peaks, huge wooded valleys and sparkling emerald lakes.
Experience the very best of the Rockies with visits to the stunning Jasper and Banff National Parks, as well as a drive along the magnificent Icefields Parkway. Then it’s on to sun-kissed Hawaii for a five-night stay in Honolulu, just minutes away from the white sands and clear blue waters of Waikiki Beach. Finally we return to Canada and the sophisticated and cosmopolitan city of Vancouver, blessed with one of the most beautiful settings in the world, surrounded by mountains, forests and islands.
A simply unbeatable combination, at a magnificent price!
Your holiday itinerary:
Day 1: Join the flight to Calgary and transfer to Banff for two nights. Known as “Canada’s Pride”, Banff is located in Banff National Park, recognised as a Unesco World Heritage Site. The town is surrounded by breathtaking scenery, with one end cut off by a rock garden and the other by a mountainous wall.
Day 2: This morning, our optional city tour includes many of the highlights of Banff. This afternoon you can take an optional helicopter ride over the Rockies for fabulous views.
Day 3: Today we head for beautiful Lake Louise, travelling along the Icefields Parkway, rated as one of the world’s most magnificent drives, winding between sparkling snow-domed peaks and vast, hanging glaciers. Stunning scenery and breathtaking views are guaranteed, as well as some of the world’s most magnificent wildlife.
You will stay for one night in Jasper, with its spectacular National Park boasting majestic white-capped ranges, sparkling emerald lakes and shimmering glaciers.
Day 4: We’ll pass more stunning scenery today as we continue to the Sun Peaks Resort for a one night stay.
Day 5: Transfer to Vancouver Airport for the flight to Honolulu on the sunny Hawaiian island of Oahu.
You will stay for five nights at an excellent hotel close to the white sands and warm waters of Waikiki Beach, a mecca for windsurfers from around the world. Relax and soak up the sun, or choose to join one of the more energetic activities such as snorkelling or sailing.
Days 6-9: A number of optional excursions will be available on these days, designed to help you make the most of your time in Hawaii.
Day 10 : From Honolulu we will fly overnight to Vancouver for a three night stay.
Few cities match the dazzling setting of the Pacific Rim city, with its gleaming downtown skyline ringed by the waters of the Pacific and vast snow covered peaks of the coastal mountains. Cosmopolitan and sophisticated, yet friendly and fun, Vancouver combines outstanding sights, great shopping and excellent food with a very warm welcome.
Day 11: Morning arrival and transfer to our hotel in Vancouver. This afternoon, our convenient optional full day city tour offers a fascinating introduction to Vancouver, including a journey across the Capilano Suspension Bridge and a scenic cable car ride up Grouse Mountain.
Day 12: Take a scenic ferry trip to beautiful Vancouver Island with our full day optional excursion. Here you can visit the capital, Victoria, and the famous Butchart Gardens.
Day 13: A morning at leisure before we transfer to Vancouver Airport for an overnight flight to the UK.
Day 14: Morning arrival at the airport.
Return scheduled flights from London Heathrow direct to Calgary, returning from Vancouver
Return flights from Vancouver to Honolulu
Twelve nights' hotel accommodation
Touring itinerary including Banff, the Icefields Parkway and Jasper
Time for shopping and sightseeing in Vancouver