Vancouver, Victoria, Whistler, Kamloops, Kelowna
Starts on: Daily
Highlights: Daily Breakfast, 8 Days Car Rental with GPS, FlyOver Canada, Capilano
Suspension Bridge, Grouse Mountain, 90 Minute Cruise on BC Ferries through Gulf Islands,
Butchart Gardens, Whale Watching Tour, Shannon Falls, Peak-2-Peak Gondola.
DAY 01: Vancouver
Arrive Vancouver International Airport, pick-up vehicle from car rental agency and proceed to hotel. In evening, visit FlyOver Canada, a 4D show experiencing a gentle ride. Chairlift-style seats are elevated before a large spherical screen creating an illusion of flying over the landscapes.
Overnight in Vancouver hotel.
DAY 02: Vancouver
After breakfast, proceed to explore the Grouse Mountain and Capilano Suspension Bridge. Crossing Lions Gate Bridge, look-out for British Property's exclusive homes, En route visit Capilano Salmon Hatchery and continue to the Capilano Suspension bridge. At Capilano experience a heart-stopping Cliffwalk and Treetops Adventure. Later proceed to Grouse Mountain, ride the famous Skyride to mountaintop. Stroll at Grouse Mountain to explore actives like Guided bird watching tours, Theatre in the Sky’s "Born to Fly" , seasonal logging shows, Peak Chairlift, Lumberjack Show, the Eye of the Wind and much more… Rest of the day at leisure to explore Vancouver city. Visit MacMillan Planetarium, Canada Place, Robson Street (known for shopping), English Bay, Stanley Park, Granville Island, Chinatown and Gastown.
Overnight in Vancouver hotel.
DAY 03: Vancouver to Victoria – 114 KM
After breakfast, check-out and proceed to Tsawwassen Ferry Terminal to board 90 Minute Ride on BC Ferries. Sail across the Strait of Georgia, to reach Swartz Bay. Disembark and drive to Butchart Gardens, one of Victoria’s most celebrated sites and rated amongst the most beautiful gardens in the world. Later make your way to Victoria’s Inner Harbour, maritime heritage and colonial charm. Overnight in Victoria hotel.
DAY 04: Victoria to Whistler – 245 KM
After breakfast, check-out and keep luggage in the lobby. Proceed for Whale Watching Adventure. Staring at the picturesque marine wildlife, seek out for orca whales, seals, porpoises and much more. Later, drive to Nanaimo ferry terminal for 100 Minute ferry ride on BC Ferries to Horseshoe Bay. Disembark and follow the spectacular Sea-to-Sky Highway to Whistler enjoying the breathtaking views, scenic ocean vistas, mountains, waterfalls. En-route visit Shannon Falls and explore dramatic canyons. Overnight in Whistler hotel.
Day 05 – Whistler
After breakfast, follow the smells of fresh waffle cones to discover Whistler's best ice cream parlors, bistros and coffee shops. Later afternoon, from Whistler village take the exciting Peak- 2-Peak Gondola - a 3 km span between the peaks of Whistler and Blackcomb mountains. Wait for the Silver Gondolas as they offer glass bottoms for the entire 360-degree experience. Take advantage of several optional adventure activities in Whistler like, a ride on an All-Terrain Vehicle (ATV), Whistler Bungee gives thrill seekers an unforgettable experience, with an experienced naturalist guide pedal to Alta Lake, then paddle across the lake and down the River of Golden Dreams. Overnight in Whistler hotel.
Day 06 – Whistler to Kamloops – 360 KM
After, breakfast check-out and drive to Kamloops. The vast, rugged landscape of Kamloops showcases a variety of terrain, from silt bluffs to rolling hills, that attracts visitors from all over the world. Check out the unbelievable panoramic views of mountain ranges, lush agriculture fields, Kamloops Lake and the meeting of the North and South Thompson Rivers right in the heart of the city.
Overnight in Kamloops hotel.
Day 07 – Kamloops to Kelowna – 170 KM
After breakfast, check-out and drive south along highway 97 towards Vernon. Vernon offers several lakes, world-class golf, mountain and wellness resorts, great beaches and trails, outstanding mountain biking and spectacular farmers’ markets. Later continue journey to Kelowna. As the largest city located on stunning Okanagan Lake, Kelowna is a recreational lakeside paradise with miles of beautiful parkland and several sandy beaches that provide wonderful opportunities for swimming, boating, water-skiing, windsurfing and fishing.
Overnight in Kelowna hotel.
Day 08 – Kelowna to Vancouver – 390 KM
After breakfast check-out and transfer to Vancouver Airport / Vancouver downtown to connect to onward destination.
07 Night accommodation in the hotel
07 Breakfast at restaurant in the hotel
Cost of basic 08 day self-drive rental car with GPS
Entrance Fees to visit attractions
Vancouver: Fly Over Canada, Capilano Suspension Bridge & Grouse Mountain.
Victoria: Whale Watching Tour & Butchart Gardens.
BC Ferries: Tsawwassen/Swartz Bay & Nanaimo/Horseshoe Bay.
Whistler: Peak-2-Peak Gondola.
RATES DO NOT INCLUDE:
Domestic air tickets.
International departure Airport tax
Personal expenses, beverages in meals.
Tips for transfers, guides or waitress.
Services not mentioned.