X
Escorted Tours
City Breaks
Sun & Family Holidays
Platinum Selection Europe
Fly Drive Holidays
Cruises
Antarctic & Arctic Cruises
Worldwide & Honeymoons
River Cruises
Sports & Adventure
Groups & Incoming
Corporate & Incentive
18 to 35s Holidays
Ranch Holidays
National Geographic Journeys
Europe
USA/Canada
Indian Ocean
Mexico & Caribbean
Arabia
South & Central America
Antarctic / Arctic
Asia
Africa
Australia & New Zealand
"Your Continental Concierge"

Canada from East to West

Platinum Travel and Trafalgar

Canada from East to West

19 days From €2650 (Per Person)

Canada Flag of 
Canada 5 Escorted Tours


Ontario

Photograph of Canada from East to West

Platinum Travel and Trafalgar

Experience the best of Canada on this trip from East to West. From Toronto, Canada's largest city, to beautiful French speaking Quebec with its cobblestone streets and renowned Quebecois delicacies to the sights of Old Montreal. Explore the astounding natural beauty of the Canadian Rockies, marvel at the wonderful scenery offered by National Parks and get acquainted with mountain towns and their stunning backdrops before you head from sky-to-sea into beautiful British Columbia. Be delighted by charming Victoria before sailing through the picturesque Gulf islands to Vancouver, one of the most naturally beautiful cities in the world.

Highlights

  • Banff View stunning landscapes on a sightseeing tour
  • Jasper Enjoy an orientation tour of this charming town and free time in Jasper National Park
  • Kingston Embark on a narrated cruise through the scenic Thousand Islands area of the St. Lawrence River
  • Montreal Embark on an orientation tour of the city led by a Local Specialist
  • Niagara Falls See the American and Canadian side of the falls aboard a cruise
  • Quebec City Explore Old Quebec with a Local Specialist
  • Quebec City Iconic Breakfast at a Cabane a Sucre (Sugar Shack) where you'll learn how maple syrup is made
  • Toronto Sightseeing of Chinatown
  • Vancouver Sightseeing includes Gastown, Chinatown, Stanley Park and Prospect Point
  • Victoria Enjoy a sightseeing tour of the city
  • Victoria Iconic Breakfast at world-famous Butchart Gardens in the Blue Poppy Restaurant with light pouring in through skylights and garden views

Itinerary

Day 1: Arrive Toronto (2 Nights)
Welcome to Toronto, Canada's largest city. Get settled in at your hotel before meeting your Travel Director this afternoon.

Day 2: Niagara Falls Excursion
This morning, travel to Niagara Falls, one of the largest falls in the world. See the Canadian and American sides as you cruise to the base of Horseshoe Falls. Back in Toronto, experience the sights and history of this multicultural city.

Day 3: Toronto – Kingston – Ottawa (2 Nights)
Drive along Lake Ontario to Kingston, a city known for its grand 19th century limestone buildings. Embark on a river cruise through the Thousand Islands National Park area of the St. Lawrence River. Listen to your crew as they point out beautiful historic mansions on the Canadian and American sides and recount fascinating historical tales. Later, make your way to Ottawa, Canada's beautiful capital city.

Day 4: Ottawa Sightseeing
Start the day with a sightseeing tour of Ottawa. View the city's most famous landmarks, the rest of the day is free.

Day 5: Ottawa – Quebec City (2 Nights)
Entering the French-speaking province of Quebec, you'll notice the change in language and traditions. Arrive in Quebec City, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Dating back to 1608, the city has retained its fortified colonial core.

Day 6: Quebec City Sightseeing and Free Time
Join a Local Specialist on an exploration of Old Quebec, the historic heart of French Canada. View the famous turreted Chateau Frontenac, the imposing Citadelle and the historic Plains of Abraham. The afternoon and evening are free.

Day 7: Quebec City – Montreal
This morning, your Iconic Breakfast is served at Erabliere le Chemin du Roy, a Cabane a Sucre (Sugar Shack), where you'll learn how maple syrup is made and turned into various other maple products. Travel through the French Canadian countryside to Montreal, Canada's liveliest city. An orientation tour with a Local Specialist includes the sights of Old Montreal with its Old Port, Place Jacques Cartier, the shopping district and Notre Dame Cathedral. The evening is free.Iconic Breakfast

Day 8: Montreal – Toronto
Today, travel from lively Montreal back to Toronto.

Day 9: Toronto – Calgary (2 Nights)
Transfer to Toronto Pearson International Airport for your flight to Calgary. On arrival in Calgary, you will be transferred to your hotel.Please note, the flight from Toronto to Calgary is not included in the tour price and requires separate purchase. It may be included as part of some international air tickets.

Day 10: Calgary Free Time
Enjoy a full day at leisure in Calgary. Stroll through downtown Calgary or take a ride up the Calgary Tower, one of the highest 360° observation decks in the world. Consider exploring Heritage Park Historical Village, where costumed interpreters entertain and educate guests about the social, economic and cultural affairs of Western Canada's early development.

Day 11: Calgary – Banff (2 Nights)
Take a short orientation tour of Calgary before starting the spectacular journey to Banff. Soon, the majestic peaks of the Rockies come into view. A sightseeing tour takes you along Tunnel Mountain Drive. View Cascade Mountain, Mt. Rundle, Bow Falls and other natural attractions like the surreal hoodoos-strange rock pillars twisted by millions of years of wind.

Day 12: Banff Free Time
Today, explore the area at your leisure. Take an exhilarating optional helicopter flightseeing tour, a ride up to the top of Sulphur Mountain on the Banff gondola or a more in-depth exploration of Banff National Park and the surrounding wilderness including world-famous Lake Louise and stunning Moraine Lake.

Day 13: Banff – Icefields Parkway – Jasper (2 Nights)
Drive along the Icefields Parkway, offering one of the world's most spectacular mountain landscapes as you follow the backbone of the Canadian Rockies. Keep your camera ready as you look for wandering wildlife. Stop at Peyto Lake, marvelling at the beautiful azure-blue glacial waters. See the Columbia Icefield, the largest in the Rockies, covering an area of over 200 square miles (322 kilometres) with depths of over 1,000 feet (304 metres). Ride aboard a giant Ice Explorer across the Athabasca Glacier for a closer inspection of this massive glacier. Other stops along this beautiful highway include Crowfoot Glacier, Bow Lake and Athabasca Falls. Arrive in charming Jasper for a brief orientation tour.

Day 14: Jasper National Park Free Time
Enjoy a full day at leisure in the largest National Park of the Canadian Rockies. The beauty of the area will leave you breathless. Optional activities abound-from a gentle float trip^ on the scenic Athabasca River to a wilderness hike to view the glacier on Mount Edith Cavell, or a scenic cruise on Maligne Lake to iconic Spirit Island. Your Travel Director is on hand to help you plan your day.

Day 15: Jasper – Kamloops
See more of Jasper National Park and enjoy views of Mount Robson, the highest peak in the Rockies. Along the way, see breathtaking waterfalls, crystal clear lakes, lush alpine meadows and sweeping forests before reaching Kamloops.

Day 16: Kamloops – Victoria (2 Nights)
Pass through the charming town of Hope before boarding a ferry bound for Victoria. Enjoy picturesque views of the many islands dotting the Strait of Georgia before docking at Swartz Bay. Arrive in the charming city of Victoria, the capital of British Columbia. An introductory sightseeing tour of the city takes you along the waterfront district, past the Parliament Buildings and Government Street, through Beacon Hill Park and along the waterfront.

Day 17: Victoria Free Time
This morning, enjoy an Iconic Breakfast at world-famous Butchart Gardens in the Blue Poppy Restaurant where light pours in through skylights and large windows face the gardens. The rest of the day is free to enjoy the many delights Victoria has to offer. Perhaps take a whale-watching^ cruise along the protected waters of Haro Strait and the Strait of Juan de Fuca for the best views of the whales and fantastic photo opportunities.Iconic Breakfast

Day 18: Victoria – Vancouver
Travel to Vancouver by ferry. Vancouver is one of the world's most naturally beautiful cities with its picturesque harbour. See historic Gastown, the city's oldest neighbourhood, designated a National Historical Site. See Chinatown and stop at Stanley Park with its famous collection of totem poles and lovely views from Prospect Point.Continental Breakfast

Day 19: Depart Vancouver
Bid farewell to Canada and your newfound friends.

Platinum Travel and Trafalgar

Platinum Travel are delighted to be working with Trafalgar one of the world’s finest escorted touring company’s, who offer a vast range of tours throughout the World.

Trafalgar have established an incomparable network of local contacts worldwide, who will share with you the rich culture of each of your destinations. Trafalgar always include must-see sights on every trip and you will still have plenty of time to yourself. There are usually a range of optional experiences to choose from so that you can customize your trip.

There are more types of holidays and destinations than any other escorted tours operator. So whether you want to explore a particular area in depth or experience the sights at a more relaxed pace, there's a trip that's perfect for you.

Departure Date: 18-05-2019

Room TypeAdult Price FromChild Price From
twin€2650€2382
twinShare€2650
triple€2325€2382
single€3900

Departure Date: 08-06-2019

Room TypeAdult Price FromChild Price From
twin€2675€2407
twinShare€2675
triple€2350€2407
single€3925

Departure Date: 13-07-2019

Room TypeAdult Price FromChild Price From
twin€2625€2357
twinShare€2625
triple€2300€2357
single€3875

Departure Date: 10-08-2019

Room TypeAdult Price FromChild Price From
twin€2625€2357
twinShare€2625
triple€2300€2357
single€3875

Departure Date: 07-09-2019

Room TypeAdult Price FromChild Price From
twin€2625€2357
twinShare€2625
triple€2300€2357
single€3875

Departure Date: 21-09-2019

Room TypeAdult Price FromChild Price From
twin€2525€2257
twinShare€2525
triple€2200€2257
single€3775
View More


Logos: Platinum Travel, Travel Centres, Visit USA, Discover America, Travel Centres Silversea Agent of the Year 2013 and Commission for Aviation Regulation

Platinum Travel are licenced by the Commission for Aviation Regulation, TA 0634.

Visit our Specialist sites - All powered by Platinum Travel

Platinum Travel
Fly Drive USA
City Break USA
Escorted Tours USA
River Cruising
©Platinum Travel and licensed sources 2018.