Between the Rockies & the Coast - Fly Drive Holiday Seeing the Highlights of Western Canada

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Run by: Frontier Travel

Reference number: Between the Rockies & the Coast

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It takes in all the wonders of the Canadian Rockies, Banff and Jasper National Parks, Lake Louise, Whistler, Vancouver and Victoria. The wide open spaces, the wildlife and the cities - what more could anyone want? Possibly a ranch or a spa resort thrown in? No problem - just ask.

NB This fly drive holiday in Canada can be taken in either direction.

Day 1 - Collect your car from Calgary Airport and set off for the mountains - Banff National Park beckons - just 90 minutes from the airport. Activities might include a cruise on Lake Minnewanka, a walk along Lake Louise in the shadow of the Victoria Glacier, an evening ride with a BBQ or an exciting white water raft amongst a myriad of other choices.   3 nights in Banff.

Day 4 - One of the most beautiful drives in the world today as you travel the Icefield Parkway to Jasper.  You can stop at several places along the way including the much photographed Peyto Lake and of course the Athabasca Glacier.   2 nights in Jasper

Day 6 - Wells Gray Provincial Park with its Helmcken Falls beckons you today.  Higher than Niagara and in a beautiful park, with lots of wildlife and beautiful walks.   2 nights Trophy Mountain Buffalo Ranch/Clearwater Lodge

Day 8 - A day for an amazing drive along the Duffy Lake Road and then drop down into Whistler.  Known as a winter resort for the skiing, but it is no less a summer playground with a wealth of activities, very comfortable hotels, spas and some excellent retail therapy.   2 nights Whistler

Day 10 - Another beautiful drive, this time with the Pacific Ocean in your sights as you descend to Horseshoe Bay and the ferry across to Vancouver Island where you will drive south along the Malahat Highway to Victoria.   2 nights Victoria

Day 12 - Another ferry takes you back to the Mainland and a 50 minute drive into the wonderful city of Vancouver where you will drop your car. After a few nights exploring this fantastic city you will fly home.   3 nights Vancouver

This trip has no fixed departures but restrictions may apply - check operator website

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