From Vancouver: Whistler and the Rockies 10-Day Tour

From Vancouver: Whistler and the Rockies 10-Day Tour

From US$ 1,554.52 per person

Explore the stunning Canadian Rocky Mountains and the alpine beauty of Whistler on a 10-day tour with an expert guide. Experience Banff and Jasper national parks as you travel the Icefields Parkway, one of the most scenic roads in the world.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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COVID-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
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Duration 10 days
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Live tour guide
English
Pickup included
From any of the listed locations in Vancouver at the times shown below. • HI Vancouver Jericho at 8:15 AM • HI Vancouver Downtown at 8:30 AM • Cambie Seymour Hostel at 8:50 AM • HI Vancouver Central at 9 AM • Samesun Vancouver 9 AM

Experience

Highlights
  • Travel along the Icefields Parkway and Sea to Sky Highway
  • Tour through Banff, Jasper, and Yoho national parks
  • Try mountain biking, bungee jumping, zip lining, rafting, and more
  • Check out the Olympic sites in Whistler's vibrant village
  • Visit Rocky Mountain landmarks such as Lake Louise, Athabasca Glacier, and Moraine Lake
Full description
Day 1: Vancouver to Whistler  Leave Vancouver and drive north. Enjoy the views of mountain peaks, glaciers, and lakes, with stops at two waterfalls. Enjoy dinner in Whistler then hit the bars. Day 2: Whistler to Vancouver  Try zip lining*, bungee jumping*, downhill mountain biking*, or hiking during your free time today. Head back to Vancouver in the afternoon. Day 3: Vancouver to Kelowna  The first stop is at Bridal Veil Falls Provincial Park before visiting Hope. The tour continues to the Okanagan where you’ll go paddleboarding. Then it’s onto Kelowna for dinner. Day 4: Kelowna to Banff  Head east and stop in Revelstoke, where you’ll have the option to go lake kayaking*. Continue onwards and enter the Rocky Mountains, Alberta, and Banff National Park. Day 5: Banff to Rampart Creek  Begin the day with a visit to Moraine Lake (seasonal), and Lake Louise. On the Icefields Parkway, stop at Crowfoot Glacier, Bow Lake, and Mistaya Canyon, before arriving at a wilderness hostel at Rampart Creek. Relax in the wood-burning sauna and enjoy a campfire under the stars. Day 6: Rampart Creek to Jasper  Explore Jasper National Park with a stop at the powerful and picturesque Athabasca Falls. Then move on to Maligne Canyon for a scenic hike, before rolling into the Jasper town site. Day 7: Jasper to Banff  Head back south where the main attraction is the Columbia Icefield, the largest ice field in the Rocky Mountains. Get up close to the Athabasca Glacier, either on a hike to the toe of the glacier, or on board the massive Ice Explorer*. After an included dinner, enjoy the great nightlife or relax at the Banff Upper Hot Springs*. Day 8: Banff Free Day  On your free day, enjoy the sights in the Banff area, hike a local mountain, or for an optional extra cost, go white water rafting, canoeing, or mountain biking. Day 9: Banff to Kelowna  Before leaving the Rockies, there are stops at Takakkaw Falls (seasonal), Emerald Lake, and the Natural Bridge. Then it’s back to Kelowna for the night. Day 10: Kelowna to Vancouver  You’ll have time to explore the Othello Tunnels outside Hope before returning to Vancouver. *Optional at an extra cost. Book with your guide during the tour.
Includes
  • 9 nights’ hostel accommodation
  • Bus transportation
  • Professional and fun tour guide/driver
  • Paddleboarding on Skaha Lake
  • 3 group dinners
  • 4 breakfasts
  • National park fees
  • Discounts on optional activities
  • Food and drinks (other than indicated)
  • Optional activities
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Children under 18 years
COVID-19 precautions

Customers must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • Customers are required to bring and wear masks
  • Customers must fill out a travel information form
  • Customers will get a mandatory temperature check

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Hiking shoes
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Weather-appropriate clothing

Know before you go

  • There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund
  • Accommodation each night will be in a mixed-gender hostel dormitory
  • The noted extras of the tour can be booked with your tour guide during the tour
  • Tours are designed for 18 to 39 year olds but all adventurous travelers over 18 are welcome
  • A moderate amount of walking is involved
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