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Canadian Rockies and Lake Louise Explorer

July 3, 2024, through September 28, 2024, only on Wednesdays and Saturdays
9 Days and 5 destinations
Please Contact Us we are here to help you with available dates and answer your questions. Certain discounts may be available depending on current provider offers.

Wellness Tour, as more people see personal health and safety as a top priority. 

All other terms and conditions of the trip will apply to both Ball Travel Services and its clients.

Note: A Tour Service Agreement must be executed between BTS and the client before we can book the trip. Please use Contact Us to request the Agreement.

Trip Highlights

Sightseeing tour:

  • Hip-on, hop off sightseeing tour in Vancouver
  • Admission to the Vancouver Lookout
  • Icefields Parkway tour from Jasper to Lake Louise
  • Sightseeing gondola ride in Lake Louise
  • Tour of Banff's mountains, lakes, and waterfalls
  • Banff gondola ride and lake cruse

What's Included

  • One-way overnight VIA Rail® from Vancouver to Jasper on the Canadian®
  • 7 nights hotel accommodations; 1-night onboard VIA Rail
  • Tour Transfer from Jasper to Lake Louise and shuttle transfer from Banff to Calgary, AB 
  • 2 Lunches
  • Coach accommodations
  • Note: Private sleeping accommodations


Roomettes and Bedroom accommodation when available, includes meals

Trip Itinerary

Featuring one dazzling experience after another, this itinerary will introduce you to western Canada's unspoiled treasures in Jasper, Lake Louise and Banff. Enjoy Vancouver's crowd-pleasing attractions, incredible views of turquoise-colored lakes, snowcapped mountain peaks, glacier-fed waterfalls, twisting valleys, and moments of surprise. Onboard VIA Rail, you'll discover the Canadian wilderness like never before.


Day 0 – Planning your departure for Vancouver, BC

The Canadian Via Rail goes to Jasper on Wednesday and Saturday.

  • Therefore, you need to arrive in Vancouver on Day 1, which would be on a Monday to connect to the Via Rail to Jasper on Wednesday.
  • You would need to arrive in Vancouver on Day 1, which would be on a Wednesday to connect to the Via Rail to Jasper on Saturday.
  • When you get to Jasper the rest of the tour will be by motor coach.
Day 1 - Vancouver

VancouverYour Canadian train journey begins in Vancouver! Delve into the diversity and beauty of British Columbia. (Overnight in Vancouver)

Accommodations Options (for two nights)

  • Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton Downtown Vancouver
  • Georgian Court Hotel
  • Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre Hotel
  • The Fairmont Hotel Vancouver
  • Hotel Belmont Vancouver Mgallery
  • Holiday Inn & Suites Vancouver Downtown


Day 2 - Vancouver

Use your hop-on, hop-off sightseeing tour to experience the top attractions within the city. Visit Stanley Park, historic Gastown, Granville Island and Downtown. Then, stop at the Vancouver Lookout for incredible views. (Overnight in Vancouver)

Day 3 - Overnight Onboard Via Rail

Board VIA Rail for your overnight adventure through the Canadian wilderness to breathtaking Jasper. During your train journey, you'll see the Rockies like never before. Prepare to capture plenty of photos of the passing landscapes. (Overnight onboard VIA Rail)

Day 4 - Jasper

jasperWhen you arrive in Jasper, you'll quickly realize why it is one of the most visited regions of Alberta, Canada. The picturesque town is nestled in the midst of Jasper National Park's waterfalls, lakes, glaciers, vast forests, and glaciers. (Overnight in Jasper)

Accommodation Option

  • Chateau Jasper
  • Lobstick Lodge
  • Maligne Lodge
  • Marmot Lodge
  • Forest Park Hotel
Day 5 - Jasper to Lake Louise

louiseSet out to explore the Icefields Parkway. Climb onboard a massive Ice Explorer vehicle and visit the stunning Athabasca Glacier. Once there, you'll be able to walk on, touch and drink from the glacier. Afterward, step out onto the glass-floored platform of the Glacier Skywalk for incredible views of the surrounding landscape. Your tour ends at your hotel in Lake Louise. Spend time getting to know the area on your own by strolling along the lake or doing a self-tour of the iconic Fairmont Chateau. (Overnight in Lake Louise) 

Meals: Lunch

Accommodation Options (Two Nights in Lake Louise)

  • Lake Louise Inn
  • Post Hotel Lake Louise
  • Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise
Day 6 - Lake Louise

Enjoy your included Lake Louise Sightseeing Gondola ride for some of the greatest views and experiences. Be sure to bring your camera to capture pictures of the soaring mountain peaks and beautiful glaciers. (Overnight in Lake Louise)

Day 7 - Lake Louise to Banff

banffTravel from Lake Louise to Banff, where you'll embark on another incredible tour of the region's awe-inspiring mountains, lakes, and waterfalls. (Overnight in Banff) 

Meals: Lunch

Accommodation Options (Two Nights in Banff)

  • Elk & Avenue
  • Rimrock Resort
  • Rundlestone Lodge
  • Banff Caribou Lodge
  • Buffalo Mountain Lodge
  • Banff Ptarmigan Inn
Day 8 - Banff

Continue exploring Banff by taking a gondola ride to the top of Sulphur Mountain. At the summit, you'll be mesmerized by the 360-degree views of the surrounding landscapes. Later, relax during your included cruise on Lake Minnewanka while you take in the Rocky Mountains from a totally new perspective. (Overnight in Banff)

Day 9 - Your Journey Ends in Calgary

CalgaryCheck out of your hotel and transfer from Banff to Calgary to continue with your onward travels.

Air travel back home.

BTS is here to help you if needed.


Not Included

  • Meals and tips except the 2 lunches that are included.
  • Upgrade to private sleeping accommodations.
  • Travel Insurance.
  • Tips to hotel staff.
  • Tip to local guide.
  • The ability to add extras to this tour.
Tour Map

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Cost of the Tour

$2,139 per person Canadian Dollar. Note: Certain discounts are available depending on the offer. 



Ball Travel Services (BTS) - Tour Service Agreement

BTS - Tour Service Agreement covers various aspects requested by our client(s). The agreement is between Ball Research, Inc., a Michigan Corp. d/b/a Ball Travel Services and its client(s). This agreement provides two services BTS provides to its clients.

  • Develop customized tours for our clients. Fees.
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