Edmonton & Rockies Explorer

Edmonton & Rockies Explorer

Take an Alberta break and experience some of the highlights of this popular province. Visitors have the opportunity to shop and play to their heart's content before travelling to the Rockies to witness the "wild side" of Alberta.

Day 1 : Toronto Arrival

Upon arrival into Toronto, transfer via complimentary transfer service to your airport hotel. Spend the night exploring the area.

Overnight near Toronto Airport.


Day 2 : Toronto to Edmonton (B)

Breakfast is included today. Return to the Toronto Airport today via complimentary transfer service and board your plane to Edmonton. Upon arrival at the Edmonton International Airport, transfer iby scheduled airporter service, limousine or taxi to your

Overnight hotel. Spend the rest of the day exploring the city.

Overnight in Edmonton.


Day 3 : Edmonton (B)

Breakfast at hotel. Spend your whole day exploring the world’s largest shopping/attraction complex, West Edmonton Mall, offering over 800 stores and services. Included today is the Passport of Saving. This coupon book offers discounts to Galaxyland and World Waterpark, other visitor venues and many stores. Visit all five world-class attractions including the Las Vegas style Palace Casino, Red’s, Planet Hollywood, Jubilations “live“ dinner theatre, and much, much more!

Overnight in Edmonton.


Day 4 : Edmonton to Jasper (B)

Breakfast at hotel. After another day of exploring the attractions and shopping at West Edmonton Mall then a late afternoon van transfer takes you through the foothills to Jasper National Park. Upon arrival into Jasper, you will be dropped off at your hotel.

Overnight in Jasper.


Day 5 : Jasper (B)

Breakfast at hotel. Have a free day in Jasper. Explore the area. Visit the Jasper Tramway or take an optional tour of Jasper.

Overnight in Jasper.


Day 6 : Jasper to Banff (B)

Breakfast at hotel. Today’s journey travels south along the famous Icefields Parkway, one of the most spectacular highways in North America. This excursion to Banff tours through Jasper and Banff National Parks with a stop at the Columbia Icefield allowing time for a Brewster Ice Explorer, a tour onto the icy slopes of the Athabasca Glacier. This excursion onto Athabasca Glacier allows you to travel in a specially designed Brewster Ice Explorer to the middle of the glacier while the driver/guide explains how the glaciers are formed and points out interesting geological features (Ice Explorer included). The ice is 365 metres (1,200 feet) thick - about the height 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 a unique ice adventure, time is allowed at the Columbia Icefield Centre, to relax over lunch (not included) and visit the new mad expanded Parks Canada Interpretive Centre. In the afternoon, continue to Banff with a brief picture stop in Lake Louise. Upon arrival in Banff, you will be dropped off at your hotel.

Overnight in Banff.


Day 7 : Banff (B)

Breakfast at hotel. oday is at leisure. You may wish to take an optional sightseeing tour or visit the local attractions. Attractions and Sightseeing in the area include the Banff Gondola, Lake Minnewanka, horse-drawn carriages, golf and Johnston Canyon.

Overnight in Banff.


Day 8 : Banff to Calgary to Toronto (B)

Breakfast at hotel. Today, transfer to Calgary International Airport or downtown hotel (transfer included). Depart Banff and travel past the mountain town of Canmore, through the frontal range of the Rockies and continue into the foothills to the city of Calgary. You will be dropped off at the Calgary International Airport for your flight to Toronto. Upon arrival into Toronto, transfer via complimentary transfer service to your airport hotel.

Overnight near Toronto Airport.


Day 9 : Toronto Departure (B)

Breakfast at hotel. Check out of your hotel and transfer to the airport (included). Your tour ends with happy memories of your vacation.


Exclusions:
Return airfare, airport taxes, visa charges, insurance, tips, all items of personal nature and anything not mentioned in the 'Inclusions'. GST 5%.
Disclaimer:
Cost per person on twin sharing basis. Any Increase in the rate of exchange leading to an increase in land arrangements and high season surcharge if any, will have to be borne by the client. Standard terms and conditions apply.