Alberta Fly Drive Winter Fun in the Canadian Rockies
Do as the Canadians do, embrace and enjoy the snow; have some winter fun in the Canadian Rockies.
Take a horse-drawn sleigh, drive a team of dogs, don a pair of snowshoes or relax in a hot tub surrounded by beautiful mountains and lots of dry fluffy snow. Drive from the cowboy city of Calgary to enjoy the splendours of winter in the National Parks.
Spend a few days exploring Kananaskis, Banff and Lake Louise, maybe taking in a hockey game and hopefully seeing the Aurora Borealis*.
*Ask us about an extension to Northern Alberta for a Northern Lights viewing excursion
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Pick up your winterised car in Calgary and drive to Kananaskis for two nights in the heart of Kananaskis country.
Play in the snow at Nakiska or take a ski lesson, go snowshoeing or ice-skating, or try your hand at cross-country skiing or tubing.Close
Today you will be heading into the Rockies via Canmore, where you will enjoy the 12-minute Three Sisters Peak helicopter sightseeing tour.
You will then drive to the Bow Valley Highway for the pretty drive to Lake Louise where you will spend the next three nights.
You can take to the ice on the Lake itself on skates or put on snowshoes for a 2-hour tour to explore the area.Close
Lake Louise to Banff
Take the Bow Valley Parkway back to the town of Banff for three nights exploring the area.
Go dog sledding or enjoy a day on the amazing ski slopes of Sunshine.
A 4-hour Johnston Canyon Icewalk is included during your stay.
Visit Banff Hot Springs for a relaxing warm-up before curling up in front of a fire with a mug of hot chocolate.
Ask us about tickets to an ice hockey game in Calgary too.
You will drop your car back at Calgary airport for your flight back to the UKClose
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