Explore Canada's stunning highlights
Discover the very best of Canada, from the stunning power of Niagara Falls, to Quebec City - one of North America's oldest cities. Follow the Icefields Parkway to Lake Louise and Banff, in the heart of the majestic Rockies, and explore the delights of cosmopolitan Toronto and vibrant Vancouver.
Fly to Vancouver and transfer to your hotel.
Discover Vancouver on today's optional guided city tour. See restored Gastown, colourful Chinatown and beautiful Stanley Park, then cross over the Lion's Gate Bridge into 'North Van' and brave the famous Capilano Suspension Bridge over a vertiginous gorge. Afterwards, explore at your leisure.
Spend today exploring Vancouver, or join our optional full-day excursion to beautiful Vancouver Island, and to the unashamedly 'British' capital of British Columbia - Victoria. See the vast Parliament Buildings and the grand Empress Hotel, and visit the world-famous Butchart Gardens, a 50-acre horticultural Mecca on the edge of the Pacific.
Today you'll head through British Columbia's beautiful scenery to Sun Peaks, a modern alpine village high in the BC interior.
Continue on past towering Mount Robson, the Rockies' highest peak, to Jasper, at the gateway to the scenic Jasper National Park. Keep your eye out for the elk, moose and even bears that call this part of Canada home.
Today you'll travel along the renowned Icefields Parkway, calling briefly at beautiful Lake Louise, where turquoise waters - frozen for much of the year - are set against the awesome backdrop of Victoria Glacier. You'll continue to Banff for a two-night stay.
Explore the delightful, bustling capital of the Rockies. Take the opportunity to join an optional Banff sightseeing tour, which includes a cable-car ride to the summit of Sulphur Mountain and a trip to scenic Surprise Corner, a viewpoint overlooking the famous Banff Springs Hotel. You'll also have the chance to take a helicopter flight across the Rockies for a close-up view of the towering peaks.
Today you'll transfer to Calgary Airport to board the flight for the journey across the Prairies and Lakes to eastern Canada and Montreal.
Enjoy an included full-day trip to historic Quebec City, one of Canada's oldest settlements. Discover its many charms, including stunning Chateau Frontenac, the city's ancient ramparts and its UNESCO-listed centre, overlooking the mighty St Lawrence River. An optional walking tour will be available during your time in the city.
This morning we'll visit romantic Ottawa. Explore the Victorian houses and famous Rideau Canal before continuing south, following the 'Maple Leaf Trail' and through the province of Ontario, to the lakefront city of Toronto.
Explore Toronto, this morning, on our optional, guided sightseeing tour. See the glittering waterfront, the sky-piercing CN Tower and colourful, contrasting neighbourhoods like Greektown and Little Italy. Afterwards, indulge in some shopping in the city's ultra-modern malls, and make the most of the city's cosmopolitan dining options or perhaps take in a show - Toronto is Canada's capital of live entertainment.
Today's unforgettable included excursion is to the incredible Niagara Falls, one of the world's greatest natural wonders. Take in the unforgettable views on an optional 10-minute helicopter ride, and perhaps enjoy lunch from the viewpoint of an overlooking restaurant.
Later, we'll return to Toronto to spend the evening enjoying its legendary hospitality in one of the many restaurants.
After a final day of last-minute shopping and sightseeing in Toronto we'll head to the airport to board the flight home.
Arrive back in the UK after an overnight flight.