Great Parks of the West
Experience the fantastic scenery of the Canadian Rockies and the Coastal Mountains visiting the Okanagan Valley, Glacier National Park, Banff & Jasper National Parks which are teeming with a spectacular array of flora and fauna.
Beautiful Vancouver is the starting point for this two-week circular tour that showcases the national parks of the Canadian Rockies. 

Day 1: Vancouver
Collect your car from Vancouver Airport and drive to your hotel.
Overnight in Vancouver.

Day 2: Vancouver
Enjoy a full day in Vancouver. Enjoy the “San Francisco-style” Vancouver city trolley tour and explore at your own pace as you hop-on and hop-off at many premier attractions, parks, gardens, galleries and restaurants.
Overnight in Vancouver.

Day 3: Vancouver - Penticton
Today travel through the Coastal Mountains and Manning Provincial Park.
Overnight in Penticton.

Day 4: Penticton - Revelstoke
Drive past spectacular waterfalls, towering peaks and beautiful lakes en route to the Revelstoke area.
Overnight near Revelstoke.

Day 5: Revelstoke - Banff
Your drive today will take you through Glacier National Park en route to Banff.
Overnight in Banff.

Day 6: Banff
Explore Banff and the surrounding area at leisure.
Travelpack Recommends: Sundance Loop (additional cost)
Escape into the Canadian Rockies for a 2-hour trail ride. Follow the Bow River and traverse the side of Sulphur Mountain. This excursion is suitable for novice to experienced rider.
Overnight in Banff.

Day 7: Banff - Jasper
Today you will drive to Jasper via the spectacular Icefields Parkway and Peyto Lake. Try an Ice Explorer ride on the Columbia Icefield.
Overnight in Jasper.

Day 8: Jasper
Enjoy a full day at leisure exploring Jasper and the surrounding area.
Travelpack recommends:
Spirit Island Cruise on Maligne Lake (additional cost)
Take a 90-minute cruise on one of the Rockies\' most picturesque lakes. The tour is operated in a glass-enclosed, heated cruise boat and is fully narrated. Mid-way through there is a photo stop at Spirit Island where you can disembark for a short walk to the lookout point.
Wildlife Discovery Tour (additional cost)
Explore the Maligne Valley and discover striking natural beauty, abundant wildlife and a genuine geological mystery. You’ll visit the longest natural lake in the Canadian Rockies, view a spectacular 50-metre gorge created by 10,000 years of erosion and travel to “disappearing” Medicine Lake, the source of what is believed to be the largest underground river system in Canada.
Overnight in Jasper.

Day 9: Jasper – 100 Mile House
Drive through the Yellowhead Pass and continue south along the Thompson River to your next destination.
Overnight in 100 Mile House.

Day 10: 100 Mile House
Explore 100 Mile House, founded during the days of the Cariboo Gold Rush.,
Overnight in 100 Mile House.

Day 11: 100 Mile House to Whistler
Today you will travel to the edge of Garibaldi Provincial Park and the popular year-round resort of Whistler. Overnight in Whistler.

Day 12: Whistler
Enjoy a full day at leisure exploring Whistler and the surrounding area.
Overnight in Whistler.

Day 13: Whistler - Vancouver
This morning take the scenic two-hour drive to Vancouver. The remainder of the day is at leisure.
Overnight near Vancouver airport.

Day 14: Vancouver
Tour ends. Drop off your hire car and check-in at Vancouver International Airport for your departure flight.

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All self-drive itineraries can be adapted to suit your individual requirements – please contact us for a quotation.








Sandman Hotel Vancouver City Centre or Best Western Plus Sands by the Sea or Ramada Inn & Suites Vancouver Downtown

Century Plaza Hotel & Spa or Coast Plaza Hotel Suites Vancouver or Best Western Plus Vancouver Downtown

Fairmont Hotel Vancouver or Fairmont Waterfront Hotel or Georgian Court Hotel



Sandman Hotel Penticton or Days Inn & Conference Centre Penticton

Ramada Inn & Suites Penticton or Days Inn & Conference Centre Penticton

Penticton Lakeside Resort



Sandman Hotel Revelstoke or Three Valley Lake Chateau

The Sutton Place Hotel Revelstoke or Three Valley Lake Chateau

Hillcrest Hotel or The Sutton Place Hotel Revelstoke



Spruce Grove Inn or Inns of Banff or Banff Voyager Inn

Tunnel Mountain Resort or Banff Rocky Mountain Resort

Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel or Rimrock Resort



Marmot Lodge or Lobstick Lodge

Lobstick Lodge or Chateau Jasper

Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge


100 Mile House

Ramada Limited 100 Mile House or The New 108 Resort

The New 108 Resort & Conference Centre or Hills Health Ranch

Hills Health Ranch



Whistler Village Inn & Suites or Holiday Inn Whistler

Crystal Lodge or Listel Hotel Whistler

Fairmont Chateau Whistler


Vancouver Airport

Sandman Hotel & Suites Vancouver Airport or Accent Inn Vancouver Airport

Delta Vancouver Airport Hotel or Holiday Inn Vancouver Airport

Fairmont Vancouver Airport or Delta Vancouver Airport Hotel


End Of Tour

What\'s Included:
  • Accommodation for 13 nights.
  • A personalized Roadbook. 
  • Provincial taxes and federal GST, less tour package rebate.
  • Vancouver - Hop on / Hop off Trolley Tour (Day 2).
Not Included:
  • Airport transfers, taxes and Insurance.
  • Meals and attractions unless otherwise specified.
  • Car Hire: Check out our car hire rates.


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01 May – 19 Oct