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Prairies to Ocean

Experience the perfect combination of prairie skies, mountain lakes and coastal wilderness. In Edmonton, visit the famous West Edmonton Mall or great museums, then continue on to charming Jasper, with incredible outdoor activities and sightseeing. Next, visit Banff and enjoy a trip on the Banff Gondola. Travel to picture-perfect Lake Louise and Kootenay National Park. Relax in the sunny Okanagan and tour some of the many excellent wineries in the region. Last but not least, visit vibrant Vancouver and take in the sights and sounds of Stanley Park, Gastown and Chinatown.

If you love the freedom and adventure of the open road, then a Fly & Drive vacation is just what you need. Fly into Edmonton and drive your way through the experience of discovering parts of Canada one kilometer at a time. The car rental and hotel stays are included in the package, along with a bunch of other travel essentials that will help make this trip easy, fun, and unforgettable.

Location:

  • Edmonton, Alberta, Canada (YEG)
  • Jasper, Rockies, Alberta, Canada (YEG)
  • Banff, Rockies, Alberta, Canada (YYC)
  • Revelstoke, British Columbia, Canada
  • Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada (YLW)
  • Okanagan Valley, British Columbia, Canada (YLW)
  • Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada (YVR)
10  Days | 9  nights
Call to book: 1-866-529-2079
Travelling as a group of 10 or more? Request a group quote.

INCLUSIONS

  • Flight to Edmonton; return from Vancouver (If flight and hotel package option is selected)
  • 9 nights of accommodation in 3-star accommodation
  • 9-day car rental
  • Banff Gondola
  • Entrance to Capilano Suspension Bridge 
  • Earn Aeroplan® points

ITINERARY

Day 1

Fly to Edmonton

Fly to Edmonton. Pick up your rental car at the airport and make your way to your hotel.

Day 2

Edmonton - Jasper (approx. 365 km)

We suggest a visit the Royal Alberta Museum or the West Edmonton Mall, the world's largest, before driving the rolling prairie landscape to Jasper in the Rocky Mountains.

Day 3

Jasper

Visit the many lakes of this beautiful area including Pyramid, Patricia and Maligne. At Maligne, stop for a walk in the narrow canyon. A ride on the Jasper Tramway ($ not included) gives you an beautiful view on the Rockies.

Day 4

Jasper - Banff (approx. 285 km)

Drive south along the Icefields Parkway. Visit Moraine Lake, surrounded by 10 spectacular peaks. Take a trip across the Athabasca Glacier ($ not included) in a specially designed Ice Explorer before reaching Banff.

Day 5

Banff

Banff is Canada's first national park. Take the Sulphur Mountain Gondola for a great view or visit The Cave and Basin National Historic Site for a history of the area. 

 

Day 6

Banff - Revelstoke (approx. 281 km)

Your first destination today is Lake Louise, known for its turquoise, glacier-fed lake ringed by high peaks and overlooked by a stately château. Continue on through some spectacular scenery in Yoho National Park, Rogers Pass and Glacier National Park.

Day 7

Revelstoke - Kelowna (approx. 285 km)

Come down from the high mountains to the wineries and orchards of the sunny Okanagan Valley.

Day 8

Kelowna - Vancouver (approx. 392 km)

On your way for a hike in the 66,884-hectare Manning Park, drive through charming Keremeos and Princeton. In the afternoon, travel through the Fraser Valley to Vancouver

Day 9

Vancouver

Spend up to two days days to discovering the most popular areas of Vancouver like the totem poles in Stanley Park, Granville Islands and the waterfront at Canada Place. Enjoy your entrance to Capilano Suspension Bridge or Grouse Mountain.

Day 10

Fly home

Enjoy some last-minute shopping before dropping off your car at the airport for your flight home.

ACCOMMODATIONS

WHERE YOU'LL STAY

The hotels listed below are presented as examples for your reference only. Where “or similar” is indicated, guests will stay at a hotel of the same star rating. The hotel accommodations will be communicated to the consumer or travel agent prior to departure.

LOCATION
HOTEL
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada (YEG)
DoubleTree by Hilton Edmonton Downtown(or similar)
Jasper, Rockies, Alberta, Canada (YEG)
Mount Robson Inn(or similar)
Banff, Rockies, Alberta, Canada (YYC)
Banff Ptarmigan Inn(or similar)
Revelstoke, British Columbia, Canada
Sandman Hotel Revelstoke(or similar)
Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada (YLW)
Coast Capri Hotel(or similar)
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada (YVR)
Best Western Plus Château Granville(or similar)

IMPORTANT INFO

DEPARTURE DATES

Daily from November 6, 2020 to December 13, 2021

MORE TO KNOW

Exclusions:

  • Meals
  • Parking Fees
  • Car Rental Drop-Off fee for one-way car rental 
  • Personal Expenses 
  • Travel Insurance

 

ACTIVITIES

Admission to the Banff Gondola

Entrance to Capilano Suspension Bridge

TRANSPORTATION

Car Rental

Inclusions:  9-day car rental with AVIS mid-size category D or E (Hyundai Sonata or similar) including: Time (24 hrs basis), Unlimited Kilometres, GPS,  Loss Damage Waiver (LDW), CAD $1 Million Third Party Liability Insurance Coverage, One (1) Additional Driver, Provincial & Other Taxes, Airport Contract Fees and air conditioning on all vehicles equipped with air conditioning

Exclusions: Fuel, personal accident insurance plus (PAI Plus) & Personal effects protection (PEP); other optional services such as refueling charges, applicable one-way service fee, extra additional driver's fee, baby seats, etc., Additional driver fee is CA$10.00 per day per additional driver up to a max of CA$50.00 per rental, per driver, where applicable. All rates are subject to change without notice and are payable at the rental counter. Anything not specified above. Driver credit card required to collect rental car.

Car rental drop off fee for one-way rental of $210.00 taxes included. Payable on return at the rental counter. Subject to change.

Minimum age for car rental is 21 with a prepaid voucher. A valid driver's liscense from country of origin must be presented at time of rental. All drivers under the age of 25 will be subject to a surcharge of CA$25.00 per day; subject to change. Certain car classes may not be available to drivers under age 25.

Car rentals are booked for periods of 24 hours, to avoid passengers having to pay for an extra day at destination, it is strongly recommended to take flight times into consideration and ensure flight time is around the same time as the outbound arrival flight time.

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Prices take into account taxes and are rounded to the nearest full dollar. Full details on taxes and fees are on the booking page.