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  • Location: Calgary, Canada
  • Duration: 14 hours (approx.)
From USD $260.47

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On this day trip from Calgary, see the exciting Icefields Parkway on your way to the Columbia Icefield, and explore the Athabasca Glacier with the Ice Explorer. Stop for dinner in Banff, a beautiful town set amidst the grandeur of the Canadian Rockies. Return to Calgary late in the evening, and reminisce about the day's alpine adventure.

From Calgary, you'll travel the Trans Canada Highway across the prairie, through rolling foothills and into the Canadian Rocky Mountains and Banff National Park. Take a morning stroll on the shore of Lake Louise where Mount Victoria and the Victoria Glacier create a stunning backdrop.

Visit Lake Louise, the icon of the Canadian Rockies, before your spectacular journey along the Icefields Parkway. At Lake Louise stroll along its emerald green shores with a picture-perfect view of the Victoria Glacier. With photographic stops at Crowfoot Glacier and Peyto Lake, you head towards the impressive view at the Big Hill.

Then embark on one of the most scenic drives in Canada, the Icefield Parkway. Ride on the all-terrain Ice Explorer and delight in the excursion on the Athabascar Glacier. Step out onto the glacier and stand on the ancient ice!

On your scenic return trip, a stop in Banff provides time to dine and explore this historic mountain town before departing for Calgary in the evening.

Please note: This tour is seasonal and only operates from May through to October.


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Schedule details

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Departure Dates:
Departure Point:
  • Calgary Marriott downtown hotel - 6:15am
  • Delta Bow Valley Hotel - 5:50am
  • Fairmont Palliser hotel - 6:10am
  • International Hotel of Calgary - 5:50am
  • Sandman Calgary City Centre - 6:05am
  • Westin Calgary Hotel - 5:55am
Departure Time:
You must be at your pickup location at least 10 minutes prior to departure
Duration:
14 hours (approx.)
Return Details:

Returns to original departure point


Pricing information

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Pricing information

Columbia Icefield Tour including the Glacier Skywalk from Calgary

Columbia Icefield Tour from Calgary

Inclusions:
  • Hot buffet lunch
  • Ride in the Ice Explorer
  • Admission to Glacier Skywalk
  • Transport by air-conditioned coach
  • Pick-up and/or drop-off at multiple locations available
  • Local Taxes
Exclusions:
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Food and drinks
Additional Information:
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Infant rates apply provided they do not occupy a seat
  • Prior to your travel date, your hotel details must be advised to tour operator so they may arrange your pickup. If you do not indicate this at the time of booking, you will be required to call and advise them of this information directly. The contact details will be on your voucher once you have a confirmed booking
  • Guests may depart this tour in Lake Louise or Banff if accommodation has been arranged
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Cancellation Policy

If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.

Traveler Reviews

Reviewed by: Roly A, October 2016

I enjoyed this trip, you'll get to see the scenic views of rocky mountains, emerald lakes and glacier.

Reviewed by: John S, October 2016

Excellent and well worth it, the Driver was very knowledgeable and made the long trip seem shorter with his informational sessions about the area, and other tidbits of information.