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Bucketeer Hosted Canadian Rockies Tour July 2021


STARTING AT - $2,934

July 4 - 14, 2021

Join us and our Bucketeers as we return to the Canadian Rockies in July 2021!

This fantastic Globus Western Canada tour is sure to sell-out, but we still have some group space available and our special pricing on this popular tour is good through January 24th. We have timed the tour to allow you to remain in Calgary, Alberta for the famous Calgary Stampede rodeo festival.

July 4 to July 14, 2021

Vancouver to Calgary

$2,934 Per Person…..Includes a 10% Early Booking Discount! [Expires January 24, 2021]


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The Canadian Rockies—a land of majestic mountain scenery, fascinating wildlife, sparkling glaciers, crystal-clear lakes, and interesting towns. If you want to see breathtaking scenery and jagged mountain peaks in 2021, come with us on this fantastic tour.

We have timed the tour so you may remain in Calgary to experience with us the famous Calgary Stampede Rodeo Festival.

Our group adventure begins in Vancouver and visits Victoria, Whistler, Sun Peaks, Jasper National Park, and Banff National Park.

Tour special meals will include a private dinner at the famous Butchart Gardens outside Victoria, private breakfast with Native Peoples at the Squamish Lil’wat Cultural Centre in Whistler and breakfast on the top of Mount Sulfur overlooking Banff. The Ice Explorer ride on the 750-foot-thick Columbia Icefield will be a special highlight experience. It is one of the few places where you can actually ride on an icefield. You’ll also enjoy unsurpassed scenery on the drive between Jasper National Park and Banff National Park.

As you parallel the Great Divide, keep an eye out for alpine meadows, waterfalls, massive glaciers, and wildlife, including big horn sheep and elk.

Other tour highlights include a stop at gorgeous Lake Louise and a cruise on Maligne Lake, one of the most picturesque spots in the Canadian Rockies with the beautiful lake and towering peaks. On this Canadian Rockies tour, Globus has included some out-of-the-ordinary adventures to make your vacation unique.

After our ferry ride from Vancouver to Victoria, we’ll visit Butchart Gardens, where you’ll admire the floral displays on 55 acres and enjoy dinner at the original Butchart original historic greenhouse. Globus has also arranged a special private breakfast at the Squamish Lil’wat Cultural Centre in Whistler, where you’ll learn about the First Nations people. You’ll have leisure time in the towns to explore on your own or to participate in optional activities. Sample the cuisine offered in the towns, take a scenic walk, relax, and enjoy peace and quiet while surrounded by awe-inspiring scenery.

Words and photos cannot adequately capture the beauty of this area. You must witness it in person.

To hold your space or to find out more about this Bucketeer tour, please contact us right away at 804-557-3006 or send us an email


Inside visits and special features are shown in UPPERCASE in the tour description, including admission charges where applicable.


Welcome to Vancouver, your gateway to the Canadian Rockies! From your plane or cruise ship transfer to the Georgian Court Hotel. Your day is free until 6 pm when you’ll meet your traveling companions and tour director at the hotel for a welcome drink. Your Tour Director and Hosts, Tony and Nancy Cassano of Go Bucket List Travel, will prepare you for your upcoming adventure.


This morning, we’ll tour Vancouver, including the waterfront, Chinatown, and Stanley Park with its old-growth evergreen forests and totem poles. Afterwards we’ll bus to the BC FERRY for the scenic cruise over to Vancouver Island and Victoria. Following a city orientation tour including the Fairmont Empress Hotel, Bastion Square, and Thunderbird Park, we’ll visit world-famous BUTCHARTGARDENS and remain for a special dinner in the former historic greenhouse overlooking the gardens.

Breakfast and Dinner


The day is free to explore Victoria on your own; optional marine wildlife and whale-watching trips are available. Shoppers will love Government Street’s elegant shops and Market Square’s specialty stores, while history buffs should be sure to visit the Royal British Columbia Museum.



Today, we’ll bus to the BC FERRY and cross the Strait of Georgia, cruising through the spectacular Gulf Islands archipelago. Our bus will then follow the coastal road north to Whistler, stopping for a look at the dramatic SHANNON FALLS, where a boardwalk leads to a viewing platform near the base of the roaring falls. Our Whistler hotel, the Fairmont Chateau Whistler Resort, is at the base of breathtaking Blackcomb Mountain. You’ll have time to explore the 2010 Winter Olympics’ sites.



This morning, we’ll enjoy a visit and private breakfast at the SQUAMISH LIL’WAT CULTURAL CENTRE, dedicated to the history and culture of the First Nations people. The rest of the day is free to explore all that Whistler as to offer. You might enjoy a trip on Whistler’s Peak2Peak Gondola, connecting Whistler and Blackcomb Mountains. Enjoy spectacular scenery and incredible photo opportunities as you travel via the longest unsupported gondola span in the world. Other options include a walk in the tree tops, a sightseeing excursion by air, shopping in the village, or just relaxing at your resort.



This morning, the Bucketeers will journey by comfortable private coach north through the heart of the magnificent Cariboo region. Spectacular scenery abounds as we pass by rolling hills, deeply incised rivers, and sparkling lakes. We’ll arrive early afternoon in Sun Peaks with the balance of the day at leisure, staying at the Sun Peaks Grand hotel. You may take advantage of an optional canoe trip on Lake McGillivray, where, surrounded by beautiful scenery, you learn about Canada’s fur trade.

NOTE: Operation of the canoe trip is subject to favorable weather conditions.



This morning we’ll continue north, following Yellowhead Highway and hugging the mighty North Thompson River, into the province of Alberta. See the base of 12,972-foot Mount Robson (the highest point in the Canadian Rockies) before entering JASPER NATIONAL PARK. Marvel at the precipitous gorges, snow-capped summits, and lakes of exquisite blues and greens in this wild mountain wilderness. Before arriving at our hotel, perhaps take an optional float trip down the historic Athabasca River, where your experienced guide will navigate as you absorb the splendor of Jasper National Park. The Bucketeers will overnight at the Jasper National Park Sawridge Hotel.

Breakfast and Dinner


After breakfast our group will enjoy a sightseeing tour to see Jasper’s unspoiled beauty. Afterward, our group will travel to glacial Maligne Lake for a narrated CRUISE to Spirit Island. On the return journey, we’ll stop to view Maligne Canyon. Balance of the day is at leisure to explore Jasper on your own.



This morning our Bucketeers will travel through the Jasper National Park on Icefields Parkway to the 750-foot-thick Columbia Icefield for a thrilling ICE EXPLORER RIDE. We’ll climb Sunwapta Pass to savor stunning vistas of alpine meadows, waterfalls, and massive glaciers, then scale Bow Pass with more splendid views. Our next stop will be at Lake Louise, whose green-blue waters form a perfect mirror reflection of Mount Victoria. Late in the afternoon we’ll continue into BANFF NATIONAL PARK and our hotel, the Banff Caribou Lodge & Spa.


July 13 BANFF

Breakfast this morning is served on top of Sulphur Mountain. The Bucketeer will take a scenic ride on the BANFF GONDOLA to the top of the mountain and then enjoy spectacular views of the valley below as we savor a flavorful meal. Later we will sightsee around Banff includes a visit to Bow Falls. The balance of the day is at leisure. Consider an optional flightseeing trip for a bird’s-eye view of the Rockies. This evening, join your Tour Director for a farewell dinner.

Breakfast and Dinner


Our group will bus together from Banff to the Calgary International Airport or your Calgary hotel to continue your stay for the Calgary Stampede [ optional extension]. Please schedule flights to depart after 2pm.


July 14 - 16 Stay for the Optional Calgary Stampede Package