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Rockies Thrills and Glacier Chills 2014

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Banff National Park in Alberta, CanadaJasper National Park, Alberta, CanadaLake in CanadaVancouver at night in British Columbia, CanadaWhistler Olympic Park in British Columbia, Canada
Banff National Park in Alberta, Canada
Jasper National Park, Alberta, Canada
Lake in Canada
Vancouver at night in British Columbia, Canada
Whistler Olympic Park in British Columbia, Canada
  • Duration: 8 Days
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  • Brochure: America and Canada 2014
    Family Experiences 2014
  • Style: Family Experiences
  • Description: Prepare the family for a thrilling guided trip from the spectacular coast of Western Canada to the Rocky Mountains taking in the stunning scenery of Jasper National Park, Lake Louise and the quaint alpine town of Banff. Experience true glacier chills along the Icefields Parkway and Columbia Icefield and discover the vibrant city life in Vancouver and the Sea-to-Sky highway to Whistler on this adventurous trip.


On every itinerary, we offer a range of optional excursions that allow you to further enhance your experience should you so choose. These are purchased when you are on your trip, via your Trafalgar Travel Director. Depending on the region visited these can be paid with cash or credit card.

A reduction of 25% of the cost of the Optional Excursions is offered to all children under the age of 16 years at the time of travel. Please Note: This discount to does not apply to North America optionals, as they are already discounted.


    • + MALIGNE LAKE BOAT CRUISE Maligne Lake is Jasper’s oldest attraction and one of the most photographed lakes in the world. It is the largest lake in the Canadian Rockies and was known to the Stoney Indians as “Chaba Imne” or Great Beaver Lake. This 90-minute boat cruise will take you past glacier studded mountain peaks to world famous Spirit Island. Unsurpassed for the scenery it affords, this cruise is also known for its insightful interpretation of the area. Bring your cameras and binoculars – this cruise is a true photographer’s delight! Operates Jun – Sep, subject to weather conditions. Tour length: 1.5 hours. (Minimum: 20 passengers).

    • + MOUNT EDITH CAVELL GUIDED WALK Join your guide on the “Path of the Glaciers” with Mount Edith Cavell’s snow-capped peak towering a mile overhead. See the emerald green of the “Lake of Forgiveness” and look out for incredible glacial formations, including icebergs and ice avalanches. Be sure to wear your good walking shoes for this 90-minute moderate walk. You’ll have plenty of stops for picture taking, enjoying the scenery and learning about the local history and geography. You may also spot wildlife during the 40-minute drive to and from this area. Operates seasonally. Tour length: 3 hours. (Minimum: 10 passengers).

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  • * For single travellers purchasing the twin-share option, please note that there is a no smoking policy in all shared rooms. Solo travel is not accepted on guided Family Experiences holidays unless travelling as part of a family group. 
  • ^Twin-share option not available for trips to South America., Costa Rica, Mexico, Alaska, Hawaii or for any holiday & cruise combination, or in Asia and Eastern Mediterranean except Highlights of Turkey (without cruise) & Best of Turkey.

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