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Tailor Made Canadian Rockies: Family Adventure


7 Days from $11,595

Private Journey

Travel with your private party on this Luxury Tailor Made Journey, departing when you choose and with expert local guides leading the way; you can even customize the itinerary to your interests.

Share an active family adventure through the awe-inspiring Rocky Mountain landscapes of western Canada, featuring a heli-hike that takes you over pristine lakes to explore alpine meadows, a scenic float down the Athabasca River, and a trek on the stunning Athabasca Glacier.

A&K Advantages

Discover crystal-blue, glacier-fed lakes, soaring mountain peaks and fascinating wildlife in the Canadian Rockies

Experience mountain hikes, scenic river floats and a thrilling heli-hiking adventure

Drive along the celebrated Ice Fields Parkway, and stand in awe on the Athabasca Glacier with its snow-covered tundra and ice blue crevasses

Hike trails beside Lake Louise with your expert guide, and then ride horseback to afternoon tea

Itinerary at a Glance

Day 1
Arrive Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Day 2
Banff | Mountain Heli-hiking Adventure
Day 3
Jasper | Jasper National Park
Day 4
Jasper | River Float & Canyon Trek
Day 5
Lake Louise | Hiking Parker Ridge
Day 6
Lake Louise | Moraine Lake
Day 7
Depart Calgary

Luxury Tailor Made Journeys depart on the dates that work for you and feature expert local guides throughout your journey.The itinerary below can be customized to your interests.

Day 1
Arrive Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Arrive in Calgary, where you are met and transferred to your hotel. Enjoy the rest of your day at leisure to explore this magnificent Scottish Baronial castle, often called the Castle of the Rockies, or walk to the charming nearby town of Banff.

Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel
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Day 2
Banff | Mountain Heli-hiking Adventure

Accompanied by your expert guide, lift off for a helicopter ride over pristine lakes and stunning mountain valleys in the Canadian Rockies. Land on an alpine meadow and trek through the wilderness watching for elk, deer, bighorn sheep and other mountain dwellers in their natural habitat. This afternoon, hike around Johnson Lake and spot wildlife, beaver dams and an old trapper’s cabin, surrounded by exquisite views of Mount Rundle.

Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel
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Meals: Breakfast
Day 3
Jasper | Jasper National Park

Drive through the spectacular Canadian Rockies to Jasper, along the Icefields Parkway through Jasper National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Stop en route for an exhilarating ice walk on the Athabasca Glacier, taking in vistas of the Columbia Ice Field with its ice-blue crevasses, which extend across the Continental Divide. Listen as your guide explains the concept of active glaciation and points out the highlights of the glacially carved landscape. After arriving at your hotel, inside Jasper National Park, stroll along emerald-green Lake Beauvert, watching for elk, moose and deer.

Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge
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Meals: Breakfast
Day 4
Jasper | River Float & Canyon Trek

Explore the Athabasca River, a designated Canadian Heritage River, on a scenic float trip with a licensed National Park guide. Trace the same route used by the 18th-century fur traders as your guide rows and captivates your family with stories of the frontier past. Then, trek along the Maligne Canyon with your naturalist expert as the river snakes through limestone rock, and keep a lookout for caribou, marmots, indigenous birds and other wildlife. Spend the evening at leisure or visit the charming town of Jasper.

Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge
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Meals: Breakfast
Day 5
Lake Louise | Hiking Parker Ridge

Drive to Lake Louise, stopping en route for a brief hike along Parker Ridge with its magnificent vistas of the Saskatchewan Glacier. Enjoy the scent of the forest and the wild flowers as you walk, observing the abundant birds and wildlife, including the iconic mountain goats that dot the steep surrounding terrain. Then, continue to postcard-perfect Lake Louise, a shimmering freshwater gem ringed by majestic glaciers and peaks, and check in to your hotel, a luxury destination in its own right for generations of travellers.

Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise
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Meals: Breakfast
Day 6
Lake Louise | Moraine Lake

Discover the best of Lake Louise with your expert guide and hike around the turquoise, glacially fed Moraine Lake, viewing wildlife from chipmunks to black bears. Hike Babel Creek with its forest of spruce trees, and then ride on horseback along the river’s edge to Lake Agnes Tea House for a delightful afternoon break. Spend your evening at leisure, to relax and perhaps enjoy the fresh mountain air and wide-open vistas for the final time this journey.

Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise
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Meals: Breakfast
Day 7
Depart Calgary

This morning, privately transfer to Calgary International Airport for your departing flight.

Meals: Breakfast

Enhance Your Journey

Elevate your experience with a host of options available for an additional cost.

Accommodation Options

Alternate hotels and room upgrades are available for this journey.

Go Whitewater Rafting on the Athabasca River

Embark on an exhilarating ride down the Athabasca River on challenging Grade 2 rapids- a wet and wild adventure suitable for the entire family.

View Six Glaciers on a Scenic Helicopter Flight

Lift off for a brief yet vista-filled helicopter flight over six glaciers, to view amazing natural splendors, including a 900-foot-tall waterfall and two sparkling, aqua-green lakes.

Meet a Mountie

During your time in Canada, meet a member of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police.


Based on two people traveling together, double occupancy:

Priced from $11,595 for October 1 - November 15, 2017

Priced from $13,795 for June 15 - September 30, 2017

Based on four people traveling together, double occupancy:

Priced from $7,295 for October 1 - November 15, 2017

Priced from $8,395 for June 15 - September 30, 2017

Prices are per person. Pricing applicable for select departure dates only. Please contact A&K for the latest journey pricing. Please call for 2018 pricing. Additional supplements may apply for travel during holidays, festivals and special events. Subject to availability.

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