7-Day Vancouver to Yoho National Park, Bubble Lake, Banff National Park, Sulphur Mountain, Lake Louise and Johnston Canyon Tour (Free airport Pickup)
Tour Code: GOL-VAN-101A
Duration: 7 Day(s) / 6 Night(s)
Tour Guide: Chinese, English
- 7 Days left
Experience: UNESCO, Family
Extra (Excluded): Wifi, Meal etc...
Tour Guide:Chinese, English
Thu (2022-01-06 To 2022-12-31)
- One price, all inclusive; entire tickets, three meals a day, tips for the guide; almost zero self-pay for the whole journey.
(Arrive before 12:00 noon, free half-day trip to Vancouver) Your pleasant journey will start from your international flight. Arrived in Vancouver, the largest city in western Canada. Free pick-ups for groups in Vancouver are based on the bus schedule: 11:00; 13:00; 17:00; you need to wait at the airport for other passengers to be delivered to the hotel by the bus schedule; at other times, please go to the hotel to check in by yourself. Guests participating in the free half-day tour must arrive and exit before 12:00 noon. Please wait at the airport and depart from the airport at 13:00. The itinerary is as follows: The second-largest Chinatown in North America (about 20 minutes) was rated as a Canadian historical monument in 2011, second only to Chinatown in San Francisco in the United States; Gastown (approximately 20 minutes) Victorian buildings, cobblestone streets, open-air cafes and boutiques, etc., the entire town is full of quaint and elegant temperament. The main attractions are the statue of the founder Gassy and the world's first steam clock; Canada Place (approximately 20 minutes) Canada's main venue for the 1986 World Exposition, now a landmark of the Port of Vancouver; and a landmark of the Canadian Winter Olympics Stanley Park (about 30 minutes) is the largest downtown park in North America. Totem Park and the south bank of the seawall are the must-visit tourist spots and the best shooting spots in Vancouver.
Meals: Dinner (Chinese-style surrounding meal)
Stanley Park in British Colombia, Canada is a clear mirror of natural beauty. Its immense size, mesmerizing watery attraction among green beauty has heart-winning appeal to even least sensitive souls.
An incorporated community which is located in Tahoe city’s Placer County is called Olympic Valley. The winter Olympic Games are held on this place. The other name of this Placer County is Squaw Valley.
[BC Ferry] Go to Victoria, the capital of British Columbia. Along the way through the Georgia Strait, the ferry is well-equipped, and guests can enjoy the food while enjoying the scenery of the strait and the islands along the way.[Butchart Gardens Butchart Gardens] Visit the 100-year-old Butchart Garden. The garden covers an area of 50 acres. It was originally a quarry with caves in terrain. After years of reconstruction, it has become a colorful garden. The meticulous garden layout is refreshing. There are many themed gardens in the garden planting all kinds of flowers, including the Begonia Pavilion, the Concert Lawn, the Rose Garden, the Three Sturgeon Fountain, the Japanese Garden, and the Italian Garden. More than a million flowers are in full bloom.[Victoria Downtown Victoria] Visit Victoria, which is rich in European antique style. This includes Fan Tan Alley, the narrowest commercial street in Chinatown, and the richly colored Victoria Inner Harbor in England, the Centennial Park of the Founding of Canada, the Provincial Assembly Building and so on.[BC Royal Museum] Visit the exterior of the Royal Museum of British Columbia.[MILE 0 Zero Point] Pass through Beacon Hill Park and visit the source of the longest road in the world-the zero point MILE 0 of Highway 1 across the east and west coasts of Canada.
Meals: Breakfast (Western food in the hotel)/Lunch (Chinese-style surrounding meal)/Dinner (Chinese-style surrounding meal)
Beacon Hill Park is beautifully landscaped with lakes, bridges, rock gardens and alpines. It is the best place to hike, bike, bird-watch, picnic and enjoy horse driven carriage rides.
The Royal British Columbia Museum of Victoria in British Columbia is a must see tourist attraction with reasonable entry pricing. The history and beauty of the museum is beautifully portrayed in many of the displays.
The colorful Butchart Gardens cover the area of 22 hectors. They present soul-sapping scenery of nature in its bloom and different kinds of entertainment and eateries to the visitors.
British Columbia’s Capital city has an ideal place for tourist called Victoria Inner Harbor. There are amazing restaurants, cafes and attractive paths for day/night walks are available at this location.
On the Vancouver Island’s Southern Tip, there is city called Victoria. It was incorporated in the year 1862. The Fisherman’s Wharf and Inner Harbor are ideal destination for tourists in Victoria.
Depart from Vancouver in the morning and follow the scenic Fraser Valley Highway to the filming location of Alan Stallone's film "First Blood"-Gold Rush Town [Hope Town (Hope Town)] There is a chainsaw wood carving competition and exhibition in Hope Town every year, so there are many chainsaw wood carvings on the street where you can take pictures. Continue to set off to Kelowna, the hometown of fruits in BC Province, located in Okanagan Valley, take a trip to [Okanagan Lake] to find the lake monster "Ogopogo" in Indian mythology, and visit the famous local "VQA" rare wine making Factory, taste the red and white grape wine and buy the world-famous Canadian ice wine. Then visit the famous local apiary, taste different flavors of natural honey or buy the best royal jelly. On the way, we will go to the Pacific Railway across Canada to lay the [Finally A visit to the memorial site for the completion of the last spike of a nail. . Finally check into the hotel to rest.
Meals: Breakfast (Western food in the hotel)/Lunch (Chinese buffet)/Dinner (Chinese buffet)
A Canyon filled with hidden tunnels, valley, rivers, lakes and mountains in British Columbia is known as Fraser Canyon. It is the Fraser River’s 84 kilometers of landform.
The Fraser Valley is regional district located right at the heart of the modern day British Columbia. The headquarter of the district is in the famous and beautiful city of Chilliwack.
Kelowna Okanagan Valley is a valley that is located in the province of British Columbia in Canada. The region or are has an approximate population of 341,818.
Kelowna is a city on Okanagan Lake and is located in the Southern part of the province of British Columbia. Kelowna is the largest area in the province and is the 22nd largest in Canada.
depart along Route 1 and visit the [YOHO National Park] that aboriginal people are amazed by. Through the distance to view [Castle Mountain], from the side of Highway 1, it is like the same castle, guarding the stretch of mountains and watching the passing tourists. Follow the sound of [Kicking Horse River].If you talk about the most amazing thing in winter, there is nothing more than the wonder of this place-[Abraham Lake], which is famous for its ice-covered bubbles. Raised in a deep boudoir, she is affectionately called "bubble lake" or "bubble lake". Unlike the many natural lakes in the Rocky Mountains, Bubble Lake is an artificial lake. And just like this, the organic matter at the bottom of the lake produces methane gas during the decomposition of bacteria. When the lake is frozen in winter, these gases are frozen in the ice layer on the lake surface, creating a wonderful "bubble lake" landscape in front of you. Here you can also experience [Own Expenses: Helicopter] at your own expense, professional pilots escort, 12 minutes of flight time, high altitude overlooking the majestic Rocky Mountains, everything in sight becomes so small.**If the weather is snowing and the road is closed and other force majeure factors, we will be diverted to Johnston Canyon, a glacier canyon in the Rocky Mountains [Johnston Canyon]. Seeing is better than hearing a hundred times. After winter comes, a silver curtain of ice looks like static time. Carefully arrange the Ice Walk, walk in the ice and snow canyon, and watch the lines drawn by the high waterfall.Live in the beautiful European style town [Banff Town] in the Rocky Mountains, which is also a commercial area in the national park. Restaurants, hotels, shopping and entertainment are all available, and a stroll in it makes people linger
Upgrading to Lake Louise Castle costs $320 USD/night, the price includes hot breakfast in the castle hotel, first come first served Meals: Breakfast (Western food in the hotel)/Lunch (Western food)/Dinner (Chinese-style surrounding meal)
Hotel: Elk + Avenue Hotel Banff or similar.
The Johnston Canyon is an absolute marvel of scenic beauty and is a tourist attraction. It is located in the well-known Banff National park. The source elevation of the area is 2500m
It is actually a hamlet located in the national park of Banff in the Rockies which are popular for the glacier fed lake, turquoise and high peaks.
The Rocky Mountains famous for its name Rockies is a popular tourist destination for recreational activities including hiking, camping, fishing, hunting, and mountaineering, mountain biking, skiing, and snowboarding.
The Western Continental Divide Slope in British Columbia at the Rocky Mountains of Canada is known as Yoho National Park. The park was established in the year of 1886.
Gathering in the hotel lobby, the warm winter sun shines into the atrium. Start today's journey.Go to watch the best scenic spot 【Vermillion Lake】. The lake water originates from the sulfur hot springs of the nearby Sulphur Mountain, so the color of the riverbed becomes cinnabar brown. The banks are swamps, and the slimy mud exudes the smell of sulfurous natural gas. Here, as long as you look up, the handsome Langdu Mountain presents you with a completely different appearance. Either holding the pipa half-hidden, or hiding in the mist, or showing his beautiful muscle lines gracefully like a bodybuilder, making it one of the photographers' favorite shooting locations in Banff. Follow the small town trail to Surprise Corner, stop at the corner, and you are pleasantly surprised to find that a majestic "Scottish castle" stands above the Bow River Valley. This is the historical heritage of Banff National Park "Fairmont" Banff Hot Springs Hotel", she has a wonderful encounter with you like a winter fairy tale.Then go to the must-visit scenic spot in the town [Bow Fall]. The roaring landscape in summer is like being enchanted by time, and time and space are still at this moment. But you can still hear the sound of the river pounding under the frozen ice, as if to break through the imprisonment of time magic.In the afternoon, head to the famous [Sulphur Mountain] in Banff, and take the [Banff Gondola] as the cable car slowly rises, and the curtain of the Snow Country of Rocky Mountain opens in front of you. Climb to the top of the mountain, enjoy the scenery of the snow country stretched out by the Rocky Mountains, and admire the mountain dancing silver snake.Then to Banff National Park, the predecessor of Banff National Park was "Banff Hot Spring Reserve". Now that you are here, why not try the most popular original ecological Sulphur Mountain Hot Spring in winter? Go to the comfortable and warm [Banff Upper Hot Spring] at the foot of the Sulphur Mountain. In the cold air, surrounded by snowy mountains and forests, you can enjoy the pure natural sulphur hot spring bath. Two days of ice and fire, it is really a great enjoyment in lifeHot spring tips: Outdoor natural hot springs have a large temperature difference in winter. Be sure to keep warm after you get up in the hot springs to avoid catching cold; It is recommended that each soaking time does not exceed 20 minutes; Lockers (1 yuan coin) are provided in the hot spring area, please pay attention to the safekeeping of valuables; Swimsuit and towel rental services are provided in the hot spring area; This hot spring is a gift item. If the visitor cannot participate in the hot spring due to personal reasons or the closure of the scenic spot, no refund will be given.
*Upgrading to Lake Louise Castle costs $320 USD/night, the price includes hot breakfast in the castle hotel, first come first served Meals: Breakfast (Western food in the hotel)/Lunch (Western food)/Dinner (Chinese-style surrounding meal)
Hotel: Elk + Avenue Hotel Banff or similar.
Banff Gondola is a vantage point atop Sulphur Mountain to get the magnificent view of six mountain ranges. The Gondola is open year-round and offers bird-eye view and summit walks.
Banff National Park is world premium destination having mountains, valleys, glaciers, meadows, forests and rivers. Camping, hiking, evening programs and explorers programs for kids are the major highlights.
Go on an adventure ride in a gondola cabin atop Sulphur Mountain to get the most stunning view of 6 mountain ranges and see the cave of Hot Springs.
You can experience the spectacular beauty of Canadian Rock Mountains, glacial lakes, wildlife, hot springs and the best authentic art and cultural blend in the small town of Banff.
Twisting its way through tall mountains, Bow falls makes a picturesque view. Walk along the trail to get to the top of the rushing waterfall.
Depart from the small town of Banff and continue to search for another fairy tale secret in the Rocky Mountains: the snow-white [Lake Louise], backed by [Victoria Glacier] From January to April every year, the grand ice sculpture art festival Ice Magic is held here. Artists and ice sculpture lovers from all over the world gather here to build a beautiful fairy tale world. The [Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise], located on the shore of the lake, is like a painting, with snow-capped mountains and icy lakes reflecting each other. Carefully arrange [Snow Shoeing (free borrowing of snow shoes)] (this activity depends on the weather and the icing conditions of the lake), step in the soft snow, and feel the zero-distance ice and snow. [Recommended self-financed items]:Ride the concierge on the shore of Lake Louise [Sleigh Ride], listening to the jingling horse bells, the mind has drifted over the mountain without knowing it.Drive back to Calgary. Although it was a short stay, the mountains and waters of the Rocky Mountains, the people and the city, all carved deep memories in their minds. Organize the beauty of the camera and memory. Arrive in Calgary at about 18:30. (According to the time of the event, the arrival time in Banff and Calgary may change, please understand).
Meals: Breakfast (Western food in the hotel)/Lunch (Western food)/Dinner (Chinese-style surrounding meal)
Hotel: Holiday Inn Calgary Airport or similar.
The Rocky Mountains famous for its name Rockies is a popular tourist destination for recreational activities including hiking, camping, fishing, hunting, and mountaineering, mountain biking, skiing, and snowboarding.
To visit Calgary's tourist focus, Central Street's century-old Chinatown, check in the red landmark Bow Tower, Calgary Tower. Explore the Peace Bridge, the Canadian geese in Prince's Island Park, visit River Caf®, a riverside restaurant recommended by Hollywood stars, or shop freely at The Core, Holt Renfrew and other famous shops beside Stephen Avenue. Alberta is known as Canada's shopping paradise, with excellent and cheap taxes and colorful products, allowing you to enjoy the city's cultural characteristics while shopping freely.Arrive in Calgary at about 12:00 to end the unforgettable trip*If you are taking a flight that departs on the same day, please book a domestic flight after 2:30PM and an international flight after 3:30PM* Meals: Breakfast (Western food in the hotel)
The order of itinerary may change without any notice depending on weather situations or for some other unforeseen circumstances.
The order of activities held during the tour is planned by the tour guide. So, it may be different from what is mentioned on the tour page. On fewer occasions, Tour Guide has to skip an attraction or few during the tour depending on weather, traffic, group interest or some other reason.
Some attractions are seasonal. So, when they are closed they will be replaced with some other attraction.
You can skip some optional activities during the tour and plan something on your own. Make sure that you coordinate with Tour guide and stay with the group with next activity. Please note you cannot stay on the bus if you skip some optional activity.
Probable hotel names are mentioned in the itinerary. It can be similar or a different hotel of the similar rating. Exact Hotel details can only be provided one day before the departure.
Maximum 4 people of any age can stay in 1 Room in the hotel.
These tours are conducted in a group. A group can have people of several cultures. We expect each person to coordinate with Tour guide to make sure things are on track.
Though attractions are optional but you have to at least take 2 attractions.
One price, all inclusive; entire tickets, three meals a day, tips for the guide; almost zero self-pay for the whole journey.
Most of the tours are carried out in air conditioned bus. A minivan can also be used depending on the number of people booking the tour.
Hotel Accommodation is included in tour.
This is a guided tour.
All Taxes are included.
Airport pick-up is available on this tour.
Fares for air travel and transport from home to and from the location chosen for pick-up.
Expenditure for personal purposes.
Room fees of personal nature, such as, laundry fees, telephone, service fees of valets, expenses on alcoholic drinks and what you buy from the mini bar. However, specified fees may be included.
Important Notice: Passengers are discouraged from purchasing admission packages from sources outside and trying to use them for this tour provided at a discounted price. In case they want to do so, they must arrange transport the same day.
All the prices are listed in USD.
Tour display price is based on double occupancy. It is the price each person will pay if a group of two is traveling.
Prices may change without any notice.
Prices include hotel accommodation, transportation and taxes.
Admission Tickets to different places and meals are NOT included in the tour price.
Mandatory Tip for tour guide and driver are NOT included.
Only the tour guide can purchase entrance tickets for you. Pre-purchased tickets are NOT acceptable.
A free (i.e. Buy 2 Get 1 Free) person, not showing up on a departure date will result in a penalty. The penalty is usually the fourth person price, but it varies. Free person has to pay for some admission tickets that is included in the tour package price of Paid Person.
There must be at least one passenger of 18 years for every booking made with GoldenBusTours. For Children between the age group of 2 to 14 years, a different price will be charged. Please refer to Child price on our pricing calendar. Child Age may vary between different bus operators. Maximum 4 people of any age can stay in 1 Room in the hotel. If the 5th person is infant you will be charged normally then with the second room as an expense.
Activities are optional though, but each customer has to participate in 2 activities at least. No city pass allowed. Some attractions are mandatory. Each customer has to take part in them and have to pay for them in cash.
Arrive at departure location 10 to 15 minutes before the mentioned time to make sure you catch the bus on time. If in case you are late, the bus will not wait for you at the location and ultimately you will miss the entire tour (no refund in this case).
Return time on the website is just an estimation. Expect some variation always. Time may change depending on traffic and weather situations
There is a possibility that tour operator may use a shuttle to drop you off at the return location. It usually happens in the case of multiple return locations.
You can leave the tour at any place only after signing a Tour Departure Form for leaving the tour early.
Please note that price will stay the same even if you leave the tour early.
If you have booked a pre-tour hotel stay, then you will have to arrange your own transport from hotel to departure location.
If you have booked extra night hotel after the tour, then you will arrange transport from drop off point to hotel.
On West Coast tours some bus operators have a lot of departure locations. A slow start is expected on these tours.
Cancellation and Refund Policy
Determination of the time of cancellation will be done when the notice is received and confirmed by our office. You must make any notice of cancellation directly to GoldenBusTours by email or webmail at the Contact Us section.
⇒ 16 days or more prior to departure - 10% of the tour fees will be charged as cancellation.
⇒ 9-15 days prior to departure - 50% of the tour fees will be charged as cancellation.
⇒ 8 days prior to departure – 100% tour fees will be charged as cancellation.
There is no refund for unused features. You forfeit the entire payment when you are a no-show on the departure date for any reason including COVID.
An add-on fee of 6% for handling fees is charged in addition to the above penalties. No matter what the reason for cancellation is, the processing fee will be deducted on each refund.
In order for there not to be a cancellation, a minimum number of participants are required. We reserve the right to cancel a scheduled trip although every effort is made by us to ensure that normal operations are maintained. We reserve the right to cancel or re-schedule any tour departure with respect to operating requirements or circumstances beyond control. In case a cancellation is made at any given moment in time before departure, our only liability as GoldenBusTours will be to refund you the amount we received for the booking of the tour. We will try our best to re-book the same or similar tour if the future travel plan suits you. We are not responsible for any cancellation penalties that may have been incurred on any other travel arrangements like separate purchase of air tickets, visa cost, taxi fare etc. We are not liable for any other travel arrangements that have been affected as a result of the cancellations.
Note: More than 30 days after the completion of the tour, we cannot grant any refunds. Each Cancellation Request must be received in writing by email.
Cancellation and reschedule charges are applicable even if you are NOT able to take the tour because of visa rejection, COVID or any other serious issue. If you reschedule a tour and later decide to cancel it then cancellation charges will be applicable to the original departure date and not to the rescheduled one.
Reservation, Booking & Redemption
Terms & Conditions
Any travel service purchases indicate your acceptance of the Terms & Conditions set out herein.
You are advised to carefully read through and understand these Terms & Conditions before making your booking.
You will get an email immediately once you place an order. Tour Confirmation usually takes 2, 3 days except for urgent order. Urgent orders can be confirmed in a day or even few hours, but we can’t assure success in these cases. On fewer occasions, some of the others may require a longer period of time for confirmation. You are advised not to book airline tickets unless you have received the confirmation.
E-Ticket (Mandatory to be on bus)
Your e-ticket includes complete operator information such as local telephone numbers at your destination. You are required to print the e-tickets and bring them along with you on the trip. They will be needed as proof of purchase.
Changes in Booking
You may incur a fee for any revisions or alterations made to the reservation when the booking has already been confirmed. Cancellation fees may be applied to things such as name changes or corrections. They may also apply to tour date changes or tour itinerary changes. Please note that no departure changes are permitted 72 hours before departure.
Changes in Tour Itinerary
We are continuously striving to improve tour itineraries and features. In the event of unforeseen circumstances that are beyond the control, we do reserve the right to vary the itineraries and to substitute hotels. Duplicate departures may operate during certain peak periods, sometimes in reverse order. As such, hotels may vary from those included on the itinerary pages.
If you want to reschedule your tour (change the departure date or choose a different tour) then a reschedule fees may be applied. No reschedule request will be entertained within 15 days before the departure date.
Cancellation and reschedule charges are applicable even if you are NOT able to take the tour because of visa rejection.
1. One room can accommodate maximum 4 people. Even if you are 5 people including 1 month old baby you still need 2 rooms.
2. If you can carry your child up to 2 years of age then you do not need to book seats for him. It may vary from one tour to another.
3. Service providers hold the right to change the itinerary and hotel arrangements without any notice.
4. Child (0-9 years) and Single traveler going on the tour have special rates. These prices vary from one tour to another.
5. Meals and Attractions are not included. You can ask your tour guide to try to arrange the meal for you as per your requirements. For attractions, admission fees pay it to the tour guide on the tour.
6. Prices may change without any notice because of prices fluctuation in the market.
7. All prices mentioned on the website are in US dollars.
8. In Case of Bank Wire Transfer customer have to bear Wire transfer fee.
9. Tour package price is inclusive of taxes.
10. Tour Prices are every individual and in view of room inhabitance.
11. Gift coupons are available in limited quantity on first come first serve basis.
Child rates are applicable for children between (0-12 years) of age. Parents are advised to bring car seats for the safety of their child.
Buy 2 Get 3rd discounted: Get 3rd Ticket on special discounted rates on the purchase of 2 tickets for same room.
3. Before booking any tour make sure to go through every detail like tour itinerary, tour price, cancellation policy, reschedule and refund policies.
4. You should either bring a printed copy of your E-Ticket or bring it in your smartphone on the day of tour departure. You should also bring a valid photo ID along with your E-Ticket. In the case of any issues for not carrying E-Ticket or Photo ID GoldenBusTour will not be responsible.
5.Make sure to provide a valid phone number so we can reach you in the case of any emergency.
6. Please read all important notes, inclusion, exclusion section, terms and conditions, policies and below notes.
6a. Tour Operator holds the right to cancel the tour at any time depending on poor weather condition or some other unforeseen circumstances. However, GoldenBusTour will update its customers about the cancellation and shall not be held accountable for charges other than tour fees.
6b. Change in tour price will not affect any confirmed booking.
6c. Tour Operator can change the order of itinerary at any time without any notice.
8.Reach Departure location about 20 to 30 minutes before departure time. Unfortunately, no one will wait for you in case you get in late. The bus mostly has Bus Operator name and logo on it. Even if you are five minutes late and miss the bus then GoldenBusTours or Tour Operator will not be responsible. There will be no refund in this case. You will be charged 100% tour fee.