Vancouver: 14-Day Rocky Mountains, Whistler, and Island Tour

Vancouver: 14-Day Rocky Mountains, Whistler, and Island Tour

From US$ 2,085.86 per person

Enjoy the best of Western Canada with a 14-day adventure tour through Vancouver Island, Whistler, and the Canadian Rockies. Throughout your tour you’ll go hiking and swimming, and enjoy stunning views of mountains, glacial lakes, rivers, and waterfalls.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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COVID-19 precautions
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Duration 14 days
Starting time 7:30 AM
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Pickup included
You can be picked up from any of the listed locations. Pickup time is as shown below. Please let us know at least 7 days prior to departure of the location you want to be picked up from. • HI Vancouver Jericho: 7:45AM • HI Vancouver Downtown: 8:05AM • Cambie Seymour Hostel: 8:20AM • HI Vancouver Central: 8:30AM • Samesun Vancouver: 8:30AM

Experience

Highlights
  • Tour through the Pacific Rim, Banff, Jasper, and Yoho National Parks
  • Visit Rocky Mountain landmarks such as Lake Louise, the Athabasca Glacier, and Moraine Lake (seasonal)
  • See majestic waterfalls including 335-meter Shannon Falls, Athabasca Falls, and 381-meter Takakkaw Falls (seasonal)
  • Choose optional acticities such as whale watching, mountain biking, whitewater rafting, and more
  • Check out the Olympic sites in Whistler Village and the historic Inner Harbour of Victoria
Full description
Day 1: Vancouver to Tofino Take a ferry ride to Vancouver Island before heading west to the beaches of the Pacific Rim National Park. That evening dinner will be included in Tofino. Day 2: Tofino Free Day You'll have a free day during which optional activities include whale watching, soaking in natural hot springs, sea kayaking, and surfing. Day 3: Tofino to Victoria Driving back across the island today, the tour stops in Coombs, Chemainus, and Duncan. Today's destination is the provincial capital, Victoria. Day 4: Victoria to Vancouver The day is free to explore the sights around the Inner Harbour. In the afternoon, you will take another ferry back to Vancouver. Day 5: Vancouver to Whistler Driving north, enjoy the views of mountain peaks, glaciers, and lakes, with stops at two waterfalls included. You will enjoy dinner in Whistler that evening, before later hitting the bars. Day 6: Whistler to Vancouver Try some optional zip-lining, bungee jumping, downhill mountain biking, or hiking during your free time today. Head back to Vancouver in the afternoon. Day 7: Vancouver to Kelowna The first stop is at Bridal Veil Falls, followed by a visit to the town of Hope. Next, the tour continues to the Okanagan for some included paddle-boarding, before you drop into Kelowna for dinner. Day 8: Kelowna to Banff Heading east, the first stop is in Revelstoke where you’ll have the option to go lake kayaking. Then it's on to the Rocky Mountains, Alberta, and the Banff National Park. Day 9: Banff to Rampart Creek The day begins with visits to Moraine Lake (seasonal), and Lake Louise. On the Icefields Parkway, stops include Crowfoot Glacier, Bow Lake, and Mistaya Canyon, before arriving at a wilderness hostel at Rampart Creek. That evening you can choose to relax in the wood-burning sauna, and enjoy a campfire under the stars. Day 10: Rampart Creek to Jasper It's all about Jasper National Park today, with a stop at the powerful and picturesque Athabasca Falls. Then it’s on to Maligne Canyon for a scenic hike, before rolling into the Jasper town site. Day 11: Jasper to Banff Heading back south, the main attraction today is the Columbia Icefield, the largest icefield in the Rocky Mountains. You’ll have the chance to get up close to the Athabasca Glacier, either on a hike to the toe of the glacier, or on board a massive ice-explorer vehicle. After an included dinner, enjoy the great nightlife or relax at the Banff Upper Hot Springs. Day 12: Banff Free Day On your free day, enjoy the sights in the Banff area, hike a local mountain, or take part in optional whitewater rafting, canoeing, or mountain biking. Day 13: Banff to Kelowna Before leaving the Rockies, the tour stops at Takakkaw Falls (seasonal), Emerald Lake, and the Natural Bridge. Following that it will be back to Kelowna for the night. Day 14: Kelowna to Vancouver You'll explore the Othello Tunnels outside of Hope, before returning to Vancouver.
Includes
  • Bus transportation
  • 13 nights' hostel accommodation in mixed-gender, dormitory-style rooms
  • 2 scenic ferry rides to and from Vancouver Island
  • Services of a professional and fun tour guide/driver
  • Paddle-boarding on Skaha Lake
  • 4 group dinners
  • 4 breakfasts
  • National park fees
  • Meals except as indicated under inclusions
  • Whale watching, natural hot springs, sea kayaking, and surfing on day 2
  • Zip-lining, bungee jumping, downhill mountain biking, or hiking on day 6
  • Lake kayaking on day 8
  • Ice-explorer vehicle and Banff Upper Hot Springs on day 11
  • whitewater rafting, canoeing, or mountain biking on day 12
Not suitable for
  • Children under 18 years
  • People with mobility impairments
COVID-19 precautions

Customers must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • Customers are required to bring and wear masks
  • Customers must fill out a travel information form
  • Customers will get a mandatory temperature check

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Know before you go

  • These tours are designed for 18 to 39 year olds, but welcome all adventurous travelers that are at least 18 years of age
  • A moderate amount of walking is involved
  • Minimum numbers apply, there is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements (in the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund)
  • This tour is not recommended for participants with limited mobility
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