Glacier National Park & The Canadian Rockies

  • Duration: 10 days
  • Departs: 08/25/2018
  • Arrives: 09/02/2018

Join the Travel & Cruise Center with hosts Barry & Kathy Wortel through North Americas epic landscape, Glacier National Park & The Canadian Rockies.

This tour includes roundtrip transfers, non-stop flights, breakfast every morning and days of adventure planned. Sightsee some of the most famous scenic National Parks landscapes such as Glacier, Kootenay, Banff and Jasper. Visit World Heritage sites including Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump and snow-capped Glacier International Peace Park.

Lots of adventure await you on the famous red “Jammer Busses”, cruising the glacial lake and Spirit Island and riding aboard the Ice Explore sightseeing the 1,200 foot- thick Columbia Icefield.

Enjoy the local fare including Alberta Beef, fresh Huckleberry pie and entertainment by local Cowboy Poet!

Saturday, August 25th

Arrive in Calgary, CA
Welcome arrival with Tour Director

Sunday, August 26th

Breakfast at hotel
Calgary city highlights
Visit Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Visit Waterton Lakes National Park w/ photo stop at Cameron Falls
Enjoy Dinner

Monday, August 27th

Breakfast at hotel
Visit Waterton- Glacier International Peace Park & Glacier National Park
Take the “Jammer Buses” along the Going-to-the-Sun Road w/ fresh Huckleberry Pie

Tuesday, August 28th

Breakfast at hotel
Visit restored Gold Rush Town Fort Steele
Drive through Kootnenay National Park & Banff National Park, the heart of the Canadian Rockies

Wednesday, August 29th

Breakfast at hotel
Visit Bow Falls and the Hoodoos
Leisure day with optional helicopter excursion of the Rockies.

Thursday, August 30th

Breakfast at hotel
Visit Banff, Columbia Icefields & Jasperson National Park
Sightsee alpine meadows, waterfalls, and glacier masses
Ride aboard the Ice Explorer to see the 1,200-foot- thick Columbia Icefield
Optional excursion to float down the historic Athabasca River

Friday, August 31st

Breakfast at hotel
Morning at Leisure w/ optional actives including hiking, canoeing and visiting the city of Jasper
Journey to Maligned Lake for a fully narrated cruise of the glacial lake and Spirit Island
Enjoy a lakeside dinner with local fare including famous Alberta Beef

Saturday, September 1st

Breakfast at hotel
Visit Athabasca Falls & Icefields Parkway
Visit the famous Lake Louise
Farewell dinner in Calgary w/ entertainment by local Cowboy Poet

Sunday, September 2nd

Breakfast at hotel
Depart from Calgary to Minneapolis