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Self Drive Tour National Parks of the Canadian Rocky Mountains.Tundra Travel

A 10-day Self Drive Tour to western Canada that starts and ends in Calgary. It includes the Canadian Rocky Mountain Parks (Banff, Yoho, Jasper and Kootenay), as well as Glacier and Revelstoke in British Columbia and Mount Robson and Wells Gray Provincial Parks.

Self Drive Tour National Parks of the Canadian Rocky Mountains.

Map Self Drive Tour Canadian Rocky Mountain Parks.

 

Day 1 Self Drive Tour Canadian Rocky Mountains Parks: Calgary - Banff (130 km).

Upon your arrival in Calgary, pick up your rental car and head to the the Rocky Mountains. The first National Park you will visit during your Self Drive Tour Canadian Rocky Mountains Parks is Banff. Overnight accommodation in Banff.

 

Day 2 Self Drive Tour Canadian Rocky Mountains Parks: Banff - Icefields Parkway (141 km).

Your Self Drive Tour Canadian Rocky Mountains Parks heads north through the Icelfields Parkway, the most popular scenic road of the Canadian Rockies. As you move forward, you will be surrounded by impressive glaciers, stunning waterfalls and the most beautiful turquoise-color lakes. Overnight accommodation in the Icefields Parkway.

 

Day 3 Self Drive Tour Canadian Rocky Mountains Parks: Icefields Parkway - Jasper (147 km).

The next step of your Self Drive Tour Canadian Rocky Mountains Parks will be the Columbia Icefield, where we recommend you get on board of the Ice Explorer. It will take you to right up onto the Athabasca Glacier, where you can walk on ice as thick as the Eiffel Tower is tall! Overnight accommodation in Jasper.

 

Day 4 Self Drive Tour Canadian Rocky Mountains Parks: Jasper.

Start your day enjoying the amazing views over Athabasca Valley from the Jasper SkyTram on Whistlers Mountain. Today we also recommend you book a white-water river rafting adventure or a horse-riding tour around Edith, Annette and Beauvert lakes. Overnight accommodation in Jasper.

 

Day 5 Self Drive Tour Canadian Rocky Mountains Parks: Jasper - Wells Gray (318 km).

Today, your Self Drive Tour Canadian Rocky Mountains Parks will take you to Mount Robson Provincial Park, designated World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1990. Your next stop will be Wells Gray Provincial Park, also known as the waterfalls park. Overnight accommodation in Wells Gray.

 

Day 6 Self Drive Tour Canadian Rocky Mountains Parks: Clearwater - Revelstoke (333 km).

Devote this morning to visiting Wells Gray, which most popular waterfalls are Helmcken, Dawson and Sapahats. Later on, you will head to Revelstoke National Park, where you will have the chance to admire the snow-capped summits of Moashee and Slekirk Mountains. Overnight accommodation in Reveltoke.

 

Day 7 Self Drive Tour Canadian Rocky Mountains Parks: Revelstoke - Lake Louise (203 km).

Today your Self Drive Tour Canadian Rocky Mountains Parks will take you to Yoho National Park, where Emerald Lake is a must see! In the way you'll pass Glacier National Park, where you will find from unique stands of old-growth cedar and hemlock to threatened and endangered wildlife species such as the mountain caribou, mountain goat and grizzly bear Overnight accommodation in Lake Louise.

 

Day 8 Self Drive Tour Canadian Rocky Mountains Parks: Lake Louise - Calgary (206 km).

This is the last day of your Self Drive Tour Canadian Rocky Mountains Parks. Visit Kootenay National Park, home to a rich diversity of landscapes and ecology, and later on, move forward to Calgary. Overnight accommodation in Calgary.

 

Day 9 Self Drive Tour Canadian Rocky Mountains Parks: Calgary Airport.

We recommend you arrive at the airport 3 hours prior to departure. Remember to return the car with a full tank of gas and in the same conditions the rental company delivered it to you. Your Self Drive Tour Canadian Rocky Mountains Parks has come to an end.

 

Day 10 Self Drive Tour Canadian Rocky Mountains Parks: Arrival in your home country.

End of your Self Drive Tour Canadian Rocky Mountains Parks and of our services.

 

 

Prices Self Drive Tour Canadian Rocky Mountains Parks 2015:

 

Hotels

01/07/15 – 27/08/15

01/05/15 – 30/06/15 & 28/08/15 – 31/10/15

Compact

Midsize

Full Size

4x4

Compact

Midsize

Full Size

4x4

Turista 1.210 € 1.220 € 1.235 € 1.360 € 1.150 € 1.160 € 1.175 € 1.300 €

Estándar

1.365 €
 1.370 €
1.385 €
 1.510 €

 1.305 €

1.310 €

1.325 €
 1.450 €

Deluxe

 1.630 €

 1.640 €

 1.650 €
 1.780 €

 1.570 €

1.580 €

 1.590 €
 1.720 €

 

Prices displayed in euro, per person and subject to availability at time of booking.

 

Services included in the price of Self Drive Tour Canadian Rocky Mountains Parks :

8 nights of accommodation in the hotels that are mentioned or similar ones, depending on the category of hotel chosen, in double rooms.

8 days of car rental depending on the category chosen. This includes: a driver, unlimited mileage, basic insurance that covers any damages caused to third parties with franchise.

Breakfast in Banff and Revelstoke in hotels "Standard"

Breakfast in Clearwater, Revelstoke and Louise Lake in hotels "Deluxe"

Lake Louise Sightseeing Gondola ticket

Jasper SkyTram ticket

Trip documents: travel contract, travel and cancellation insurance policies, maps of the Canadian Rockies National Parks, vouchers, detailed itinerary with all kind of useful information and recommendations to make the most of your trip.

Travel and cancellation insurance. Remains valid for 10 days and covers up to 2.000 euro per person in case of cancellation.

Telephone support service in English in case of emergency on a 24 hour/7 day basis.

 

Services not included in the price of Self Drive Tour Canadian Rocky Mountains Parks :

International and domestic flights.

Breakfasts, lunches and dinners.

Optional tours recommended in the itinerary.

Expansion of the insurance coverage or the duration of the trip insurance and cancellation.

Required insurances to do activities that are not included in the price of the trip.

Required insurances to do activities that are booked during the trip.

Expansion of the current car insurance coverage.

Removal of the franchise of the car insurance

Additional insurances for the car that are paid during the trip and offered by the car rental company when you will return the car: pneumatic, windows and rear-view mirrors, underside of the car, spare keys in case of loss, refueling...

Additional drivers, GPS, child seats, fines, tolls, parking lot fees...

One way fee, consequence of picking up the car in a city and drop it off in a different one.

Personal expenses and tips.

All those services or concepts that are not mentioned in the part " Services provided in the price of Self Drive Tour Canadian Rocky Mountains Parks ".

 

 

Overnight accommodation of Self Drive Tour Canadian Rocky Mountains Parks:

 

Lodging of Self Drive Tour Canadian Rocky Montains Park is planned in these following hotels or similar ones:

Minimum age for car rental is 21 with a prepaid voucher.

A minimum of one year valid driver´s license from country of origin must be presented at time of rental.

Wildlife and good weather conditions are not guaranteed.

Tour duration:

9 days, 8 nights

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