Canada, Alaska & USA
18 December 2018
A Wonderful Winter Wonderland Experience the true beauty of Canada as the Rockies don their winter coat and the Christmas fairy lights sparkle
A Magical Banff Christmas Take in the breathtaking views and sparkling winter air of the Canadian Rocky Mountains on a Christmas Day sleigh ride
Quaaout Lodge & Spa Enjoy an overnight stay and First Nations-inspired dinner at Quaaout Lodge & Spa
10 nights premium accommodation
Services of a Canadian Travelmarvel Tour Director and Driver
Enjoy a Welcome Reception at Calgary Tower.
Your journey begins today as you fly into the city of Calgary. Upon arrival, you’ll be met at the airport and transferred to your hotel.
Stay: Calgary, Marriott Downtown Hotel
Departing Calgary, begin the picturesque journey through the Rocky Mountains to Banff National Park. On arrival in Banff, the rest of the day is yours at leisure. With plenty of options available, perhaps take an ice walk through Johnston Canyon to admire the waterfalls and icefalls, enjoy an exciting dog sled ride or head out on a Banff Experience tour to discover the local township (own expense).
Take in the sparkling winter scenes of the Rockies during a sleigh ride. An experience which is sure to get you into the spirit of Christmas.
18 December Departure Enjoy free time to explore more of Banff today. 23 December Departure This is the real highlight of your journey as you wake today to a picture-perfect White Christmas in the heart of the Canadian Rockies. Enjoy free time in the morning to mark the occasion as you wish, before gathering with your fellow guests for a delicious celebratory Christmas Lunch. You’ll be transported to a fairytale as you take in the breathtaking views and sparkling winter air of the Canadian Rocky Mountains on a sleigh ride for a truly memorable Christmas Day.
It’s one glorious scene after the next during this Christmas journey. Today you will enjoy a picturesque gondola ride to the summit of Sulphur Mountain for breathtaking views of the Rocky Mountains, where snow-topped mountain peaks surround you. The rest of the day is at your leisure to continue exploring the township of Banff.
Banff, Lake Louise, Jasper
Depart Banff and journey along the spectacular Icefields Parkway to Jasper. En route, stop at stunning Lake Louise, the ‘Jewel of the Rockies’. Throughout today, revel in the splendour of the Canadian Rockies during this special time of year before continuing to Jasper.
Take time out today to relax in the fairytale setting of Jasper. The village will still have an array of Christmas decorations on display. You might like to don some snowshoes for an inspiring trek through stunning Canadian Rockies scenery. Alternatively, perhaps visit Maligne Canyon to view the sight of its incredible icefalls.
Jasper, Quaaout Lodge
Savour a First Nations-inspired dinner at Quaaout Lodge and Spa.
This morning, descend through the beautiful Rockies scenery and continue to Little Shuswap Lake. Over the next two days, you’ll enjoy the chance to relax and unwind at Quaaout Lodge and Spa.
18 December Departure Enjoy free time this morning to celebrate Christmas Day as you wish. Later, gather with your fellow guests for a delicious celebratory Christmas Lunch. 23 December Departure Enjoy a day at leisure at Quaaout Lodge, which sits on the shores of Little Shuswap Lake and within the South Thompson River Valley. You might like to simply relax in the comfortable setting of your lodge or the more adventurous may prefer to venture out for a hike, as a way to explore and discover more of the surrounding area.
Quaaout Lodge, Vancouver
Today, your Christmas journey takes you from the peaceful surrounds of Quaaout Lodge to the cosmopolitan city of Vancouver. 23 December Departure This evening it’s time to continue the celebrations over a special New Year’s Eve dinner with your fellow guests. After dinner, head out into the city of Vancouver to see in the New Year in style. This will be an incredible way to ring in your New Year and one you will certainly never forget.
Enjoy a leisurely breakfast this morning and some time to relax in this beautiful city. This afternoon, head to Capilano Suspension Bridge Park, where you can follow in the footsteps of the millions of visitors who have crossed its bridge since 1889. Be dazzled by the Canyon Lights display and witness hundreds of thousands of lights glitter throughout the rainforest and across the suspension bridge.
Depart the tour after breakfast with a transfer to Vancouver airport.
Information and offers are correct as of 18 May 2018, but may fluctuate due to changes in availability, surcharges, fees, taxes or exchange rates. All pricing and amounts in Australian dollars.A limited number of offers are available until sold out. Offers may be withdrawn at any time. Offers subject to availability and available on new bookings only. Earlybird Specials cannot be combined with any other offer, unless otherwise stated.