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Australia and New Zealand

(Day 01) - Arrive Vancouver - (9 Nights / 10 Days)

Arrive at Vancouver International Airport. Transfer to hotel and check in. Rest of the day at leisure on own. Overnight at the Hotel.

(Day 02) - Vancouver

After breakfast proceed for sightseeing of Vancouver. Visit the world famous Capilano Suspension Bridge in North Vancouver. Suspended 230 feet above the Capilano River , this is truly a unique and fun experience. Also visit the Granvile Island, Stanley Park, Robson Street, The Aquarium, Art Museum and Science Centre. Overnight at the Hotel.

(Day 03) - Rocky Mountaineer from Vancouver to Kamloops

Today morning check out early and transfer by taxi (included) to Vancouver’s Pacific Central Station to board ‘Rocky Mountaineer’ daylight train to Kamloops at 0730 Hrs. Spectacular views abound as you travel through the Coastal Mountains, Fraser Valley and Hell’s Gate. (Breakfast and Lunch onboard the train). Arrive at Kamloops evening at 1735 Hrs. Transfer to Hotel. Dinner and overnight at the Hotel.

(Day 04) - Kamloops to Jasper

„Rocky Mountaineer‟at 0810 Hrs. and continue on your journey into the mountains (Breakfast and Lunch onboard) to Jasper. Following the Thompson River, pass Mount Robson, the highest peak in the Canadian Rockies. Arrive at Jasper at 1810 Hrs. Transfer to hotel (included) and check in. Overnight at the Hotel.

(Day 05) - Jasper

After breakfast proceed for full day tour of Jasper and Maligne Lake at 0830 Hrs. (Approx. 6 Hrs. tour). Jasper nestled within Jasper National Park is the largest and most northerly of the mountain parks. Its beauty and history is set amid some of the most rugged peaks in the Rockies. Explore the natural attractions of Maligne Canyon, Medicine Lake and Maligne Lake (one of the most photographed lakes in the world). At Maligne Canyon stroll along the 50 metre walls while learning about its unique underground water system. Discover the mystery of the disappearing lake and board a 90 minute interpretive boat cruise on the serene waters of Maligne Lake to Spirit Island. At the visitor centre browse the giftshop or enjoy a snack in their restaurant. This excursion offers the opportunity to see wildlife in their natural environment. Transfer back to the hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight at the Hotel.

(Day 06) - Jasper – Banff

After breakfast check out and travel south along the famous „Icefields Parkway‟, one of the most spectacular highways in North America. Arrive at the „Columbia Icefield‟and enjoy a “Glacier Experience”. This excursion on “Athabasca Glacier” allows you to travel in a specially designed environmentally friendly coach “Ice Explorer” to the middle of the glacier. Learn how the glaciers are formed and view interesting geological features. The ice is 365 metres (1200 feet thick) about the heigjht of the Empire State Building. At the icefall below the glacial headwall, take the option of stepping out onto the ice formed from snow that fell 400 years ago. After this unique ice adventure, time is allowed at the “Columbia Icefield Centre” to relax for lunch (not included) and visit the new and expanded Parks Canada Interpretive Centre. Continue onto Banff and arrive at Banff. Transfer to hotel and check in. Overnight at the Hotel.

(Day 07) - Banff

After breakfast take a excursion of Banff town and its attractions. You will ascend „Tunnel Mountain Drive‟to view the town of Banff and the „Hoodoo‟view point. Visit the scenic „Bow Falls‟and then there is an opportunity to ride the Banff Gondola (included) to the top of „Sulphur Mountain for unforgettable panoramic views. Fare includes admission for the Banff Sulphur Mountain Gondola. You will have several photo opportunities during the day before you are dropped back to the hotel. Optional - Hike the Banff Skywalk. There are more view-decks on the main level, as well as the start of a 1 km long elevated skywalk that leads visitors along Sulphur Mountain's summit ridge to the Cosmic Ray Station National Historic Site of Canada, and the historic Sanson's Peak Meteorological Station. This afternoon you will also have the opportunity to take a cruise around Banff National Park‟s largest lake – Lake Minnewanka. Overnight at the Hotel.

(Day 08) - Banff

After breakfast day at leisure. Optional – visit the Banff Upper Hot Springs and Spa for a compelte rejuvenating experience. All the amenities of a modern facility are featured in this splendid, historic spa and bath house - against a backdrop of Banff's spectacular alpine scenery. You will luxuriate in the comfort of soothing hot springs where travelers have come to "take the waters" for more than a century. Indulge in one of the many Spa treatments at an additional cost. Afternoon free to explore the town. Shop at one of the many eclectic shops and boutiques, dine at one of the many restaurants which have spectacular views of the mountains or other summer activities like wildlife viewing, rafting and lots more. Overnight at the Hotel.

(Day 09) - Banff – Excursion to Lake Louise and Yoho Valley

After breakfast proceed for full day excursion to Lake Louise at 0845 Hrs. (Approx. 9 Hrs. tour). Explore the natural attractions of Lake Louise and Yoho National Park. With our experienced driver guide journey along the Bow Valley Parkway to „Johnston Canyon‟where time is provided for a short walk along the canyon. Learn about Castle Mountain while on your way to lunch (included). At „Lake Louise‟, the "Jewel of the Canadian Rockies" you'll have time to stroll the shores and photograph the famous Victoria Glacier. In the afternoon see the incredibly blue „Moraine Lake‟before crossing the Great Divide for a stop at the „Spiral Tunnels‟viewpoint, where three lines of railway are laid at different elevations to cross the Kicking Horse River on four bridges. Marvel at Emerald Lake and then relax and wander around the trails at „Takakkaw Falls‟, the second-largest waterfall in Canada before your return trip to Banff. Overnight at the Hotel.

(Day 10) - Banff – Calgary

After breakfast check out and transfer by Motorcoach to Calgary. Arrive at Calgary and stay overnight at downtown hotel or proceed directly to Calgary International Airport for your departure flight.

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