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Alberta | Calgary

Calgary is famous for its annual Stampede, the world’s largest Rodeo. Having staged the 1988 Winter Olympics, Calgary has a superb Winter Sports Museum. Other ‘must sees’ are the Canadian Wild West at Heritage Park, Calgary Zoo, Botanical Gardens and Prehistoric Park.

Calgary Stampede

Calgary


A visit to Calgary is a pleasure at any time of year, but a stay between July 6th and July 15th 2012 showcases Calgarys transformation into a showground of skilled cowboys and cowgirls, bull riders and chuck wagon racers, and treats you to float processions and band parades. This 10 day famous rodeo offers visitors a cowboy experience of a lifetime! 

Enjoy non-stop flights from London Heathrow to Calgary with British Airways, 5 nights at The Fairmont Palliser (moderate deluxe grade) in a Fairmont room, 2 days admission into Stampede Park, reserved seating for one evening at the Chuckwagon Racing & Grandstand Show, reserved seating for one afternoons Rodeo events and a skyride over Stampede Park.

From £2199 per person, based on two sharing and travelling between July 4th and 12th 2012. Weekened supplements applicable for Friday, Saturday and Sunday travel. 

Canadian Rockies & Glacier National Park


9 Days/8 Nights

Begins and ends in Calgary. 

Departures 
June, July, August and September

Your Tauck Itinerary includes:
• Round trip scheduled flights
• Accommodation for 8 nights as specified
• 8 breakfasts, 4 lunches & 8 dinners
• Air-conditioned motorcoach transportation
• Services of a Tauck Tour Director

DAY 1 ARRIVE CALGARY

Depart the UK on your chosen scheduled flight to Calgary. Upon arrival, transfer to your hotel, The Fairmont Palliser located in the heart of Calgary; the gateway to the magnificent Rockies. This evening, meet your Tauck Tour Director and travelling companions for a welcome reception and dinner.
Hotel: The Fairmont Palliser
Dinner included

DAY 2 GLACIER NATIONAL PARK

Visit two national parks on the border of Canada and the USA, Waterton Lakes National Park and Glacier National Park with 50 glaciers, 200 lakes and 1,000 miles of streams. Although rustic, your accommodation for the next two nights are considered to be the best in the parks.
Hotel: Many Glacier Hotel
Breakfast, lunch and dinner included

DAY 3 'GOING-TO-THE-SUN' ROAD

After a morning cruise on the alpine lakes, drive the narrow, curving and spectacular 'Going-to-the-Sun' road. Cross the Continental Divide and enjoy majestic peaks, graceful valleys, blue glaciers and alpine wildflowers.
Hotel: Lake McDonald Lodge
Breakfast, lunch and dinner included

DAY 4 KOOTENAY NATIONAL PARK

Head into the heart of western Canada’s great timberlands, continuing into lovely Kootenay National Park through Sinclair Canyon and Radium Hot Springs. Arrive at Lake Louise, where Victoria Glacier glistens in the waters of the lake. Your hotel, located directly on the lake, offers a picture-postcard setting from which to enjoy the scenery.
Hotel: The Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise
Breakfast, lunch and dinner included

DAY 5 ICEFIELDS PARKWAY & JASPER NATIONAL PARK 

Breathtaking Icefields Parkway reveals spectacular scenes of peaks, canyons, waterfalls and glaciers, plus moose, bighorn sheep, mountain goats and bear. Resplendent Jasper Park is your home for the next two nights.
Hotel: The Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge
Breakfast and dinner included

DAY 6 JASPER NATIONAL PARK

Enjoy a full day of leisure in the stunning mountain setting of Jasper. There’s hiking, riding, golfing, white water rafting or simply lounging at the lakefront lodge. Share your stories with your new found friends tonight at dinner.
Hotel: The Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge
Breakfast and dinner included

DAY 7 COLUMBIA ICEFIELDS

Discover the incredible Columbia Icefields en route to Banff. Take a ride in a special glacier vehicle on the surface of the Athabasca Glacier. This ice mass spawns a host of rivers that flow into the Atlantic, Pacific and Arctic Oceans.
Hotel: The Fairmont Banff Springs
Breakfast, lunch and dinner included

DAY 8 BANFF NATIONAL PARKS

You have the entire day free to enjoy Banff National Park, including the many shops and museums. Nearby activities include canoeing, riding, hiking and golfing, so to be adventurous and head outdoors!
Hotel: The Fairmont Banff Springs
Breakfast and dinner included

DAY 9 JOURNEY HOME

After breakfast your journey takes you from Banff to Calgary, where your tour ends at Calgary Airport in time for your return flight to the UK.
Breakfast included

2014 Prices

From £3650 per person based on twin occupancy of Standard rooms in low season.
Other prices available on request.

Mountain Lakes & Waterfalls


14 Hours from Calgary

This exceptionally scenic full day tour explores all the natural attractions of Banff, Lake Louise and Yoho National Park. Fully-narated, you journey along the Bow Valley Parkway to Johnston Canyon and the magnificent Lower Falls. Then it's on to the picture-postcard setting of Moraine Lake before reaching Lake Louise, 'The Jewel of the Canadian Rockies'. In the afternoon you cross the Great Divide into Yoho National Park and see the famous sights of Yoho Valley and Takakkaw Falls before returning to Calgary. This tour is also available from Banff, Canmore and Lake Louise.

From £99 per adult £49 per child
Departures June to September 2014

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