This tour is a Snow lover's Dream and a Sightseer's Paradise!This tour is the ultimate mountain experience! Stay overnight at three of the famous ski resort towns, Vernon, Banff & Golden and have plenty of time to participate in winter activities and see the most beautiful places in the Rockies. This tour is a Snow lover's Dream and a Sightseer's Paradise!
DAY 1 • 7:15am - Depart Vancouver from Canada Place (please arrive at 7:00am) • The fun begins! Your friendly and experienced tour guide will start off the tour with introductions and games so you can meet the other passengers. • Hear interesting facts about Vancouver as you make your way out of the city and into the mountains! • Check into the hotel in Vernon and make your way to SilverStar Mt Resort for FREE snow tubing & ice skating or FREE night-skiing • Upon return to the hotel, option to go to the adjoining casino or pub (19+ only) or relax in the hotel pool after an active day outside DAY 2 • Breakfast (included) • After breakfast depart hotel • Drive through the beautiful snow-capped peaks of Mount Revelstoke National Park & Glacier National Park • Visit Roger's Pass National Historic Site • Arrive at the world renowned Lake Louise and visit Chateau Lake Louise with the option to go ice skating, play hockey or go on a sleigh ride! (seasonal) • Drive to Banff and enjoy a city tour including Banff Springs Hotel, Bow Falls, Surprise Corner, and Banff Ave. • Check into your centrally located Banff hotel • Evening - Free time to go shopping on Banff Avenue or join your guide for a night of dancing DAY 3 • Breakfast (included) • Option to go on the Banff Gondola • Skiers and Snowboarders depart for Lake Louise Mountain Resort. There is also the option for non-skiers to take the Lake Louise Sightseeing Gondola for amazing views of the surrounding mountains. • For those not skiing/snowboarding, check out of the hotel and join your guide for an extended tour of Banff. You also have the option to participate in another exciting winter activity like dog mushing, snowshoeing, ice walking, and more! • Afternoon: depart Banff and make your way to Golden! • Stop in Emerald Lake (weather and time permitting) • Free time to have dinner, and enjoy the pool, waterslide and hot tub • After dinner join your guide for an end of tour party including a campfire & marshmallow roast! DAY 4 • Depart Golden after breakfast • Stop at Craigellachie (the Last Spike of the Canadian Railway) and learn about its importance in the Canadian history • Return to Vancouver at approximately 7:30pm