Rockies Winter Experience

Rockies Winter Experience

7 Days / 6 Nights Roundtrip Calgary

Price from$1,131

Spend some time in Banff, your winter playground! On this journey you will enjoy a horse drawn sleigh ride plus a dog sledding tour, venture out on an ice walk tour on Johnston Canyon, and finish with a snowshoeing tour on Marble Canyon.

Rockies Winter Experience map

Day 1: Calgary > Banff Depart Calgary or Calgary Airport on the express service to Banff where you have ample opportunity to become familiar with the village.

Overnight at: 3 1/2 Star - Banff Caribou Lodge - Standard Room 4 Star - Rimrock Resort Hotel - Standard Room 4 Star - Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel - Fairmont Room

Day 2: Morning Discover Banff & Its Wildlife Tour, Afternoon Horse Drawn Sleigh Ride A morning tour of the Banff area will take you to many of Banff's landmarks and historical places. This will also be one of your best chances to see wildlife while in the park. Photo opportunities and short walks to viewpoints with your guide are abundant on this tour.

This afternoon make your own way to the stables, a short walk from downtown. Your tour in a horse drawn sleigh will manifest the magic of winter.

Overnight at: 3 1/2 Star - Banff Caribou Lodge - Standard Room 4 Star - Rimrock Resort Hotel - Standard Room 4 Star - Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel - Fairmont Room

Day 3: Johnston Canyon Icewalk Tour The morning is free for you to explore on your own. We suggest taking the Banff Gondola Ride (not included) to the top of Sulphur Mountain for breathtaking views.

In the afternoon reinvigorate yourself by exploring Banff National Park. The Johnston Canyon Icewalk experience will introduce you to stunning frozen waterfalls and amazing views of the canyon.

Overnight at: 3 1/2 Star - Banff Caribou Lodge - Standard Room 4 Star - Rimrock Resort Hotel - Standard Room 4 Star - Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel - Fairmont Room

Day 4: Winter Adventurer - A guided tour to Lake Louise This is a full day of exploring and activity. You will be led on a guided sightseeing tour to Lake Louise. You will also have free time to explore the lake on foot or on snowshoes, relax in the Chateau or rent ice skates on your own. You'll be returned to your hotel late afternoon.

Overnight at: 3 1/2 Star - Banff Caribou Lodge - Standard Room 4 Star - Rimrock Resort Hotel - Standard Room 4 Star - Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel - Fairmont Room

Day 5: Afternoon Marble Canyon Snowshoeing Tour This morning is free to relax or explore the magical winter wonderland of Banff.

In the afternoon, snowshoe on an easy trail winding through a forest of pine trees to the Paint Pots, a cultural treasure within the National Park. Along the way you will hear stories of Banff's indigenous people, explorers and fur traders who lived in and traveled through the Rockies. After this crisp winter walk, enjoy a uniquely Canadian treat: hot maple taffy poured into snow to make a sweet frozen dessert.

Day 6: Free Day A free day to enjoy Canada's premier winter resort. There are plenty of options, including: shopping, skiing or boarding in one of the 3 ski resorts of the area (not included) or visit the luxurious spa at the Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel (not included).

Overnight at: 3 1/2 Star - Banff Caribou Lodge - Standard Room 4 Star - Rimrock Resort Hotel - Standard Room 4 Star - Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel - Fairmont Room

Day 7: Banff > Calgary Today, transfer to Calgary Airport or downtown Calgary. We will arrange a transfer to suit your flight schedule.

• 6 nights accommodation in your preferred cateogy • Scheduled return express coach between Calgary Airport or downtown & Banff • Discover Banff & Its Wildlife Tour • Horse Drawn Sleigh Ride • Afternoon Johnston Canyon Icewalk • Discover Lake Louise Tour • Afternoon Marble Canyon Snowshoe Tour

Pricing (per person) $NZD

Type TWIN SINGLE

2018

Daily

3 1/2 Star - Banff Caribou Lodge

13 Dec - 15 Dec

16 Dec - 18 Dec

19 Dec - 28 Dec

30 Dec

4 Star - Rimrock Resort Hotel

13 Dec - 18 Dec

19 Dec - 28 Dec

30 Dec

4 Star - Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel

13 Dec - 15 Dec

16 Dec - 17 Dec

18 Dec - 20 Dec

21 Dec - 28 Dec

30 Dec

-

-

-

$1,131

$1,347

$1,563

$1,563

-

$1,777

$2,136

$2,136

-

$1,531

$2,047

$2,823

$3,081

$3,081

-

-

-

$1,640

$2,071

$2,501

$2,501

-

$3,011

$3,562

$3,562

-

$2,360

$3,392

$4,942

$5,459

$5,459

2019

Daily

3 1/2 Star - Banff Caribou Lodge

1 Jan - 2 Jan

3 Jan - 5 Jan

6 Jan - 11 Feb

12 Feb - 16 Mar

4 Star - Rimrock Resort Hotel

1 Jan

2 Jan - 16 Mar

4 Star - Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel

1 Jan - 2 Jan

3 Jan - 26 Jan

27 Jan - 16 Mar

-

-

-

$1,563

$1,355

$1,147

$1,220

-

$2,136

$1,777

-

$2,095

$1,604

$2,038

-

-

-

$2,501

$2,086

$1,670

$1,815

-

$3,562

$2,844

-

$3,491

$2,505

$3,374

Departs

2018 Daily 13 Dec - 28 Dec
30 Dec 2019 Daily 1 Jan - 16 Mar

Booking conditions

• Not available 29 Dec and 31 Dec • Ask your Travel Agent or World Journeys for Triple and Child rates. Additional nights and ski passes can be added to this package, please ask your Travel Agent or World Journeys for details.

Please refer to World Journeys terms & conditions.

Not included

• Hotel Early Check In/Late Check Out