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From Vancouver: Banff National Park Rocky Mountain Tour

Product ID: 158040
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Explore the natural beauty of Banff National Park on an amazing 3-day tour from Vancouver. Ride the Banff Gondola, see the Bow Falls waterfall and more. Extend your trip and explore Jasper National Park!
About this activity
Duration 5 days
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Audio guide/headphones

Pick-up service

Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Explore Mount Sulfur from the Banff Gondola
  • Take a boat cruise on Lake Minnewanka
  • Visit stunning Lake Louise and see the luxury Fairmont Resort
  • Experience some of the most beautiful sights in Canada
Full description
Experience some of the most majestic sights of the Rocky Mountains on a 3-day tour to Banff National Park. Ride the Banff Gondola, marvel at the azure waters of Lake Louise and more.

Day 1:
Depart Vancouver and make your way into the Rocky Mountains to stop at Golden or Banff, depending where you have booked your hotel.

Day 2:
Visit some of the natural wonders of Banff National Park, such as Vermilion Lakes, the thermal springs of Cave and Basin National Historic Site and Bow Falls waterfall. Ride the Banff Gondola up Sulfur Mountain and stop at Two Jack Lake for stunning views of Rundle Mountain. Take an optional boat trip on Lake Minnewanka.

Day 3:
Drive to Lake Louise and see the majestic Fairmont Hotel. Get a snack break before the drive back to Vancouver. Stop for lunch in Meritt on the way.

Extend your trip and visit Jasper National Park.

Day 3:
Take photos of Castle Mountain from Bow Alley Parkway, and get stunning views of Bow Lake and Glacier Falls from Johnston Canyon. Travel over a glacier by Ice Explorer Truck and be amazed at the views from the glass observation deck of the Glacier Skywalk. Take in the beauty of Athabasca Falls and look at the night sky using the telescope at the Marmot Lodge planetarium.

Day 4:
Drive to Lake Maligne for a 90-minute boat ride, and then return to Jasper to get impressive mountain and lake views from the 7,400-foot high SkyTram Gondola. Spot wildlife around the city!

Day 5:
Depart Jasper and travel back to Vancouver via Kamloops. Benefit from one more scenic stop at Mount Robson. Stop in Meritt for lunch and arrive back in Vancouver by 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM.
  • Pick-up and drop off
  • Driver/guide
  • Gas
  • Entrance fees to the national parks
  • Complimentary breakfast at Tim Hortons restaurant on day 1
  • Complimentary lunch at Kekuli Café on the last day
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel accommodation
  • Personal expenses, including meals
  • Banff Gondola, Icefield Glacier Adventure and Lake Minnewanka boat cruise ($192 per person)
  • Boat cruise on Lake Maligne ($72 per person
  • SkyTram in Jasper ($47 per person)

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Smoking
Know before you go
• Dress appropriately and wear shoes for light to medium hiking
• You will need to book your hotels in advance

From US$ 6,055.92 Per group up to 6