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Explore the youthful city of Calgary, then head to beautiful Banff, where you'll enjoy a wildlife safari. Continue to Revelstoke, with stops in picturesque Lake Louise, Rogers Pass and Glacier National Park. Next, visit the Okanagan, filled with fruit orchards, desert landscapes and lovely wineries. Your tour concludes in the spectacular city of Vancouver, where you'll explore all the major sites with the help of a hop-on, hop-off bus tour.

If you love the freedom and adventure of the open road, then a Fly & Drive vacation is just what you need. Fly into Calgary 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:

Calgary, Alberta, Canada (YYC), Banff, Rockies, Alberta, Canada (YYC), Revelstoke, British Columbia, Canada, Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada (YLW), Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada (YVR)

8  Days | 7  nights
Call to book: 1-866-529-2079
Travelling as a group of 10 or more?  Request a group quote.

INCLUSIONS

  • Flight to Calgary; Return flight from Vancouver (If flight and hotel package option is chosen)
  • 7 nights of accommodation
  • 7-day car rental
  • Evening wildlife safari in Banff (2 hours)
  • 24-hour hop-on / hop-off pass in Vancouver
  • Earn Aeroplan Miles

ITINERARY

Day 1

Fly to Calgary

Pick up your rental car at Calgary airport and make your way downtown.

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Day 2

Calgary - Banff (123 km)

Before leaving for Banff, check out the Calgary Tower for views over the city or the Calgary Olympic Park for a guided tour of the 1988 Winter Olympic site.

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Day 3

Banff

Spend your day exploring the beautiful town and national park. Banff offers a wide variety of activities. The popular Sulphur Mountain Gondola provides stunning views, and The Cave and Basin National Historic Site offers a unique look at the history of Banff and the hot springs that led to the development of the area. In the evening, enjoy a two-hour guided wildlife tour.

Evening Wildlife Safari (2 hrs): This tour includes an interpretative guide who will provide detailed commentary about the wildlife and ecology of the National Parks. The tour includes transportation by minibus to key viewing sites with pick-up and drop-off at Banff hotel.

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Day 4

Banff - Revelstoke (281 km)

This morning head north to Lake Louise and marvel at the beauty of one of the most photographed vistas in the world. Your drive this afternoon takes you through Yoho National Park, Rogers Pass and Glacier National Park - some of the most scenically stunning areas of Canada.

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Day 5

Revelstoke - Kelowna (205 km)

Today, watch the scenery around you change from rugged mountain peaks to the rolling valleys of the Okanagan. This region is the top wine-producing region of BC.

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Day 6

Kelowna - Vancouver (392 km)

Travel along the shores of Lake Okanagan to Penticton. Continue via the small towns of Keremeos and Princeton into Manning Park, renowned for its hiking trails and wildlife. In the afternoon, travel through the fertile plains of the Fraser Valley before reaching your destination for tonight, the vibrant city of Vancouver.

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Day 7

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.

Two-day hop-on / hop-off pass: Multiple stops around the city hop and off to explore at your rythm.

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Day 8

Fly home

Time for some last-minute shopping. Drop off your car at the airport in time for your flight home.

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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
Calgary, Alberta, Canada (YYC)
Sandman Hotel Calgary City Centre(or similar)
Banff, Rockies, Alberta, Canada (YYC)
Inns of Banff(or similar)
Revelstoke, British Columbia, Canada
Sandman Hotel(or similar)
Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada (YLW)
Coast Capri Hotel(or similar)
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada (YVR)
Best Western Plus Château Granville(or similar)

Room Specifications

Unless otherwise indicated, guests will stay in a Standard Room at all hotels during the Fly & Drive.
Room Occupancy: Maximum 4 persons (4 adults or 2 adults and 2 children up to 12 years old) children)

IMPORTANT INFO

DEPARTURE DATES

Daily from May 1 - October 25, 2020

MORE TO KNOW

Package exclusions:

  • Meals
  • Personal expenses and insurance
  • Parking Fees
  • Personal expenses
  • Travel insurance

Passengers will receive extra documentation at the 1st hotel (guide books and maps for their Fly & Drive)

ACTIVITIES

Due to the Wildlife Safari not being offered between October 13th and 25th 2020, it will be replaced by a 3-hour guided tour "Discover Banff & its Wildlife"

TRANSPORTATION

Car Rental

Inclusions: 7-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 of $78.50 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 license 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.

Pricing display

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