16 day self drive Itinerary

Unlimited Adventures

Endless landscapes and Canadian classics

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Take an epic adventure across the great Canadian Rockies. Journey from Calgary through the Canadian Rocky Mountains to the breath taking coastlines of Vancouver and the Pacific Ocean. Experience the wilderness of Banff National Park, the magnificence of Lake Louise and the outdoor playground of Whistler all in one self drive itinerary guaranteed to make unforgettable and lasting memories.

Sample Itinerary Summary

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Duration
16 days
Guide Price
£3,459 per person
Price based on
Based on 10 June 18 departure from London Gatwick flying with Air Transat, meal basis as per itinerary (2 adults sharing) including car hire.
Our guide price gives you an idea of how much to budget for an itinerary like this. The price will vary based on many elements including exchange rates, and your choice of accommodation, duration, departure date, airline and cabin class.
Destination Breakdown
Options
Private basis
Included
  • International flights
  • 15 nights accommodation (Room only)
  • Car hire
  • Ferry crossings on days 11 &14
  • Holiday prices are in £'s per person based on twin occupancy
Not included
  • Car Hire: any applicable one way drop off fees
  • Meals or excursions unless specified
  • Park entrance fees (if applicable)
  • Ferry charges (if applicable).
  • Calgary

    Itinerary Highlights

    • Get panoramic views of the city from Calgary Tower
    • Explore the Olympic Park - site of the 1988 Winter Games
    • Experience the lively bar and food scene and get to know the locals
    • Take a step back in time at historical Heritage Park
    • Tour the fascinating Canada Sports Hall of Fame
  • Banff

    Itinerary Highlights

    • Explore the gateway of the magnificent Canadian Rockies
    • Take a horseback ride along the Bow River Valley
    • Journey to the top of Sulphur Mountain on the Banff Gondola
    • Enjoy a wildlife excursion to spot elk, moose, bighorn sheep and bears
    • Shop in the boutiques and shops in Banff Town
  • Lake Louise

    Itinerary Highlights

    • Head out and cruise the turquoise waters by canoe
    • Enjoy an indulgent dinner overlooking the lake at the Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise
    • Take a short hike around the lake for picturesque views
    • Spot elk, mountain goats and eagles around the shores
    • Arrive early to avoid the crowds and photograph the incredible sunrise over the lake
  • Jasper

    Itinerary Highlights

    • Journey along the incredible Icefields Parkway - one of the most scenic drives in the world
    • Take a tour on to the tundra of Columbia Icefield and Athabasca Glacier
    • Enjoy a leisurely cruise along Maligne Lake to Spirit Island
    • Admire the breath taking night skies or even catch the Northern Lights
    • Tour and enjoy a dinner at some of Jasper's micro breweries
  • Whistler

    Itinerary Highlights

    • Take the gondola to the summit of Blackcomb Mountain
    • Relax in the village with fantastic shops, restaurants and bars to enjoy
    • Explore the surrounding area on by mountain bike or ATV
    • Take a wildlife excursion to spot black and grizzly bears
    • Try a family white water rafting adventure
  • Vancouver Island

    Itinerary Highlights

    • Soak up the incredible scenery, from rugged beaches to lush rainforests
    • Watch the sunset around the campfire on Middle Beach, Tofino
    • Spot black bear, wolves, eagles and whales
    • Stay in a authentic lodge overlooking the Pacific Ocean
    • Take a excursion to learn about the island's First Nation's culture
  • Victoria

    Itinerary Highlights

    • Head out on the water for an exciting whale watching excursion
    • Visit picturesque Butchart Gardens and view the incredible flower displays
    • Indulge in Afternoon Tea at the Fairmont Empress hotel in Victoria Harbour
    • Take an evening stroll around the harbour at sunset
    • Tour some of Victoria's award-winning wineries, breweries and distilleries
  • Vancouver

    Itinerary Highlights

    • Explore amongst the treetops at Capilano Suspension Bridge Park
    • Stroll through Stanley Park and along the Sea Wall
    • Experience the different sights and smells at Granville Market
    • Hit the designer shops along Robson Street
    • Enjoy a sunset dinner overlooking Coal Harbour