Canadian Rockies & Wilderness

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

2023 Calgary > Victoria

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:
Calgary
Return City:
Victoria

10 Day Itinerary

  1. Day 1 - Calgary > Banff

    Welcome to the Canadian Rockies, where your journey of wonder begins. Upon arrival into Calgary, transfer to Banff where you’ll meet your Tour Director and fellow travellers. Feel like royalty as you check in for a two-night Special Stay at the Fairmont Banff Springs, the ‘Castle in the Rockies’. Tonight, enjoy a sumptuous welcome dinner.

    Meals Included: Dinner

  2. Day 2 - 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.

    Freechoice

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

    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

  3. Day 3 - Banff > Lake Louise

    Drive through the Rocky Mountains, past mesmerising lakes and towering mountains en route to Lake Louise. Check in for your two night Special Stay at the opulent Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise.

    Freechoice Dining

    Enjoy a choice of restaurants at your hotel tonight, from fine to casual dining.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  4. Day 4 - 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

  5. Day 5 - Rocky Mountaineer > 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. Gaze in awe through the glass-dome windows 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. Tonight, stay at a Kamloops hotel assigned by Rocky Mountaineer.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch

  6. Day 6 - Rocky Mountaineer > Vancouver

    View the confluence of the Fraser and Thompson rivers from your glass-dome carriage. 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. Later today, arrive into Vancouver and your hotel for the next two-nights.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch

  7. Day 7 - 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

  8. Day 8 - Vancouver > Victoria

    A ferry takes you across Georgia Strait enroute to Vancouver Island.  On arrival continue to the charming city of Victoria, the oldest city in western Canada and the capital of British Columbia. Enjoy an exclusive two-night Special Stay at Victoria’s iconic The Fairmont Empress.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  9. Day 9 - 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. 

    Tonight, join your Tour Director and fellow adventurers for a celebratory farewell dinner as you prepare for the next part of your journey.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  10. Day 10 - Victoria

    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