From the drama of tumultuous waterfalls and towering snow-capped peaks, to the peace of still emerald lakes and alpine meadows - this full day guided tour through Banff and Jasper National Parks is one of the world's greatest road trips. Have your camera ready to catch the wildlife - look out for elk and grizzly bears and spectacular sights like the Athabasca Glacier.
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One of Canada's most scenic drives, the Icefields Parkway takes you through Banff and Jasper National Parks. At the Columbia Icefield, time is provided for lunch before your ride onboard the Ice Explorer. Continue on through Sunwapta Valley past Tangle Falls and the Stutfield Glacier on Mount Kitchener. Take a stroll around Athabasca Falls before your late afternoon arrival into Jasper.
Tour highlights include stops at:
- Lake Louise
- The Crowfoot Glacier
- Bow Lake
- Spectacular glacier fed Peyto Lake
This tour is seasonal and only operates from May through to October.
Reviewed by Monika H, July 2011
We had a great coach driver who stopped the bus when we spotted wild animals. We managed to film a mother bear and her two cubs who were wondering around near the road. The scenery was beautiful and there was plenty of time to do everything.
Reviewed by Cathy W, August 2011
Great tour would reamend to anyone. Our tour guide/bus driver was the best.