Rockies Holiday Explorer

Rockies Holiday Explorer

Soak up the Holiday Spirit in the magical Winter Wonderland! Celebrate Christmas or NYE in the best possible way. Stay overnight at three of the famous ski resort towns, Vernon, Banff & Golden and have plenty of time to participate in winter activities and see the most beautiful places in the Rockies. This tour is a Snow lover’s Dream and a Sightseer’s Paradise!


This itinerary is  subject to change due to unforeseen circumstances such as weather. Departure times may vary by date, please see your confirmation email for exact departure times.

  • 7:15am – Depart Vancouver from Canada Place (please arrive at 7:00am)
  • The fun begins! Your friendly and experienced tour guide will start off the tour with introductions and games so you can meet the other passengers.
  • Hear interesting facts about Vancouver as you make your way out of the city and into the mountains!
  • Check into the hotel in Vernon and make your way to SilverStar Mountain Resort for FREE snow tubing & ice skating
  • Upon return to the hotel, option to go to the adjoining casino or pub (19+ only) or relax in the hotel pool and hot tub after an active day outside
  • Breakfast (included)
  • After breakfast depart hotel
  • Drive through the beautiful snow-capped peaks of Mount Revelstoke National Park & Glacier National Park
  • Visit Roger’s Pass National Historic Site
  • Arrive at the world renowned Lake Louise and visit Chateau Lake Louise with the option to go ice skating, play hockey or go on a sleigh ride! (seasonal)
  • Drive to Banff and enjoy a city tour including Banff Springs Hotel, Bow Falls, Surprise Corner, and Banff Ave.
  • Check into your centrally located Banff hotel
  • Christmas Edition only (Departure on December 24th) : Enjoy an included Christmas Dinner with the group
  • NYE Edition only (Departure on December 30th) : Enjoy the included NYE party
  • Breakfast (included)
  • Option to go on the Banff Gondola
    Skiers and Snowboarders depart for Lake Louise Mountain Resort. There is also the option for non-skiers to take the Lake Louise Sightseeing Gondola for amazing views of the surrounding mountains.
  • For those not skiing/snowboarding, check out of the hotel and enjoy free time to explore the town of Banff. You also have the option to participate in another exciting winter activity like dog mushing, snowshoeing, ice walking, and more!
  • Afternoon: depart Banff and make your way to Golden!
  • Stop in Emerald Lake (weather and time permitting)
  • Free time to have dinner, and enjoy the pool, waterslide and hot tub
  • After dinner join your guide for an end of tour party including a campfire & marshmallow roast!
  • Depart Golden after breakfast
  • Stop at Craigellachie (the Last Spike of the Canadian Railway) and learn about its importance in the Canadian history
  • Return to Vancouver at approximately 7:30pm



Your tour includes all the essentials but you can add extra wow-factor to your tour by adding on the activities and accommodation upgrades that suit you best.

Optional activity you can add to this trip at the time of booking:

Important Information

Departure Point
Flyover Canada Ticket Centre, 1010 Canada Place, Vancouver, BC V6C 0B9, Canada
4 days
Return Details
Returns to original departure point


per person. Including tax, excluding online booking fee

  • Quad $619
  • Triple $669
  • Double $769

    or Own Bed (Twin Share)

  • Single $1084


per person. Including tax, excluding online booking fee

  • Quad $699
  • Triple $749
  • Double $849

    or Own Bed (Twin Share)

  • Single $1,164