Family - Canadian Discovery Itinerary

Take a walk on Canada’s wild side while surrounded by stunning scenery. Enjoy a remarkable fortnight exploring the great outdoors, camping with the kids in the heart of the Canadian wilderness.

    • 12
    • STFC
    • Total price tool tip
      USD $2,005
      CAD $2,130
      AUD $2,215
      EUR €1,540
      GBP £1,325
      NZD $2,625
      ZAR R20,155
      CHF FR1,900
    • Explorer, Family
    • Original
There is a later version of this trip also available for travel from Jan 1, 2015 to Dec 31, 2015. View later Canada Family Holiday.
Canoeing in the Canadian Rockies

Hiking in Canada

Canadian Elk


Day 1 Vancouver

A sleek metropolis with a spectacular backdrop, it won't take long to realise why Vancouver is regularly ranked as one of the world's most liveable cities.
ACCOM: Hotel - 1

Days 2-3 Paul Lake

Leave urban life behind and make for Canada's much-celebrated wilderness. With a brilliant blue lake at its centre, Paul Lake Provincial Park is a pleasant place for a quick swim. Enjoy a hike through dense forests in search of the local wildlife before getting ready for your first night in the great outdoors.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 2

Day 4 Yoho National Park

Enjoy a scenic drive to Yoho National Park, famed for its stunning hiking trails, incredible waterfalls and picturesque peaks. Why not enjoy the incredible landscape from the river with an adrenaline-fuelled whitewater rafting session.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 1

Days 5-6 Banff National Park

Venture into the Rockies and spend some time in Canada’s oldest national park. There's a variety of ways to explore this adventure-lover’s playground, so take your pick between bike, canoe or foot. For the ultimate viewing experience though, catch a cable car to the top of Sulphur Mountain.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 2

Day 7 Lake Louise

An aquamarine lake rimmed by sheer snow-capped peaks and dense pine forest, natural scenery doesn't get much more staggering than Lake Louise. Go for a wander along the numerous park trails and breathe in the crisp, pure mountain air.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 1

Days 8-9 Jasper National Park

Grab a window seat for the spectacular journey along the Icefields Parkway to Jasper. Once there, strap on some crampons for an exhilarating walk across the Athabasca Glacier. And what better way to end the day then with a soak in the Miette Hot Springs.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 2

Day 10 Wells Gray Provincial Park

Boasting a spectacular range of natural landscapes – from moose meadows, striking waterfalls and extinct volcanoes – Wells Gray is also home to an impressive array of wildlife. Keep those eyes peeled for black bears, grizzlies, wolves and cougars.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 1

Days 11-12 Vancouver

Return to Vancouver to spend some more time getting to know this sprawling island city. Perhaps explore the streets of Gastown or Chinatown, or head for a stroll among the totem poles in Stanley Park before the sun sets on this spectacular Canadian Family Adventure.
ACCOM: Hotel - 1