Day 1, Tuesday 10 July BANFF Arrive in Banff and make your way to your centrally located hotel to meet with the balance of the group. Accommodation: Banff
Day 2, Wednesday 11 July BANFF This morning embark on a sightseeing tour of Banff National Park and discover some of the landmark sights including The Hoodoos, Bow Falls, The Banff Springs Hotel and Two Jack Lake. Take a gondola to the summit of Sulphur Mountain before continuing on to Lake Minnewanka for a relaxing cruise to Devil’s Gap. The reminder of your afternoon and evening is at leisure. Accommodation: Banff
Day 3, Thursday 12 July BANFF Today is at leisure. There are lots of ways to explore picturesque Banff and surrounding area ranging from helicopter tours to hiking, boat or kayak tours-the choice is endless. For those wishing to make the most of their day we suggest exploring foothills of the mighty Canadian Rocky Mountains on horseback. Accommodation: Banff
Day 4, Friday 13 July BANFF – CALGARY Continue on to Calgary along the Rundle Range and view the Three Sisters mountain peaks en-route. Located at the foothills of the Canadian Rockies, Calgary has been celebrating this epic, annual event for over a century – the Calgary Stampede, the ‘Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth’, where ordinary people become cowboys and cowboys become heroes. Accommodation: Calgary
Day 5, Saturday 14 July CALGARY Stampede Immerse yourself in stampede fever today as everyone forgets their daily routines during Stampede time and dress up in western attire for the big celebration. Featured events may include the famous chuckwagon races that will provide ample thrills, and fantastic stage shows. Accommodation: Calgary
Day 6, Sunday 15 July CALGARY Stampede Return to Stampede Park for the final day of exciting rodeo action. Enjoy the excitement of the stampede with various entertainment options including stage shows, concerts, exhibitions and agricultural competitions. This evening, attend the grand finale of the Stampede crowned by a fireworks spectacular that bids the event farewell until next year. Accommodation: Calgary
Day 7, Monday 16 July CALGARY – LOS ANGELES – AUSTRALIA Transfer to the airport today for your flight home or continue on to Toronto to join your Discover Eastern Canada extension. Alternatively one of our experienced staff can help you extend your stay anywhere in North America – the choice is yours.
Day 8, Tuesday 17 July IN FLIGHT
Day 9, Wednesday 18 July AUSTRALIA Your arrival in Australia today ends your tour with Ambassador Travel.