Canadian Rockies & Wilderness

10 Days
Victoria to Calgary
From (CAD)
$ 13,355
Dates & Pricing

2022/2023 Victoria > Calgary

Canada’s heart

Explore a continent of larger-than-life beauty, where the fauna is as big and breathtaking as the rugged terrain. From bears to elk, the immense firs to the rail lines that cut through this endless striking continent, this is a part of the world that’s as vast as it is beautiful.
Canada is a land of uncommon beauty, a broad kaleidoscope of natural wonders and intriguing cultures. From its breathtaking glaciers to its vast open spaces, it’s a land that some go to be immersed in, while others go to find themselves. Whether you’ve been entranced by tales of grizzly bears or iconic Lake Louise, or been in awe of images of immense mountains, crystalline lakes and glaciers, you’re sure to be both surprised and entranced by what you find during our Canada handcrafted journey.
Tour Map
Tour Code:
OUBV
Duration:
10 days
Departure City:
Victoria
Return City:
Calgary

10 Day Itinerary

  1. Day 1 - Victoria

    Welcome to the Canadian Rockies, where your journey of wonder begins. Continue to the charming city of Victoria, the oldest city in western Canada and the capital of British Columbia. Check in for a two-night Special Stay at the at Victoria’s iconic The Fairmont Empress.

  2. Day 2 - Victoria > Butchart Gardens

    Explore the spectacular Butchart Gardens, discover its 100 year old history and 900 varieties of plants.

    Freechoice

    Indulge in afternoon tea at The Fairmont Empress or explore Victoria on a walking tour.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  3. Day 3 - Victoria > Vancouver

    A ferry takes you across Georgia Strait enroute to Vancouver Island. Later today, arrive into Vancouver and your hotel for the next two-nights.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  4. Day 4 - Vancouver

    Absorb the tranquillity of Capilano Suspension Bridge Park as it opens early, exclusively for Scenic guests.  Wander among the glistening morning dew of the rainforest, before the crowds arrive. Later explore the many and varied sights and sounds of Vancouver during a city sightseeing tour.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  5. Day 5 - Vancouver > Kamloops

    The Rocky Mountaineer is one of the most iconic rail journeys in the world. You’ll relish your two days of GoldLeaf Service as you travel through the Rocky Mountains in luxurious comfort. Enjoy this ultimate treat for the senses, as you carve through the otherwise inaccessible terrain of the Rocky Mountains. View the confluence of the Fraser and Thompson rivers from your glass-dome carriage. Tonight, stay at a Kamloops hotel assigned by Rocky Mountaineer. 

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch

  6. Day 6 - Kamloops > Lake Louise

    Rocky Mountaineer is renowned for the delicious cuisine prepared on board. Savour the delectable delights and sip on local wine or beer as you soak up the magnificent scenery stretching as far as the eye can see. You don’t have to be an engineer to delight in the ingenious construction of the spiral tunnels you’ll venture through. Check in for your two night Special Stay at the opulent Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise. 

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch

  7. Day 7 - Lake Louise

    For the early-riser or the budding photographer, set a sunrise wake-up call to capture the stunning colours painted across the mountain, lake and glacier outside your window.

    Enrich

    Meet a retired member of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police for an insight into the importance of the Mounties in Canada, past and present.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  8. Day 8 - Lake Louise > Banff

    Drive through the Rocky Mountains, past mesmerising lakes and towering mountains en route to Banff. Feel like royalty as you check in for a two-night Special Stay at the Fairmont Banff Springs, the ‘Castle in the Rockies’.

    Enrich

    Head out at dusk on a unique wildlife spotting experience in search of Banff’s magnificent beast including deer, elk, caribou and the elusive Grizzly bear.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  9. Day 9 - Banff

    You’re sure to be swept away by Banff National Park, the first national park established in Canada and a coveted World Heritage-listed Site. Tonight, enjoy a sumptuous farewell dinner.

    Freechoice

    Ride the Banff Gondola and take in the magnificent views or take a helicopter flight.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  10. Day 10 - Banff

    Today, we bid a fond farewell. Thank you for joining us on a wondrous journey.

    The itinerary is a guide only and may be amended for operational reasons. As such Scenic cannot guarantee the tour will operate unaltered from the itinerary stated above. Please refer to our terms and conditions for further information.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

Tour inclusions

Your luxury escorted journey includes
  • The intimacy of small group land journeys with up to 20 guests
  • Memorable Scenic Special Stays
  • Fully escorted land journey led by an expert handpicked Tour Director and knowledgeable local guides
  • Porterage throughout, plus return airport transfers
  • All tipping and gratuities

Pricing & Availability