Fairmont Hotels & Resorts Fly Drive Holiday | The Jewels of Western Canada

Holiday Duration: 14 Nights



An amazing fly-drive adventure incorporating Lake Louise, Jasper, a Rocky Mountaineer train ride, Whistler, Victoria and Vancouver, which is perfect for a spring or autumn getaway.

Start your holiday in Calgary at the Fairmont Palliser, in the heart of the city, before heading over to Lake Louise where the view of the snow-capped mountains rising high above the deep blue waters from your Lakeside room at the Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise is stunning. You will drive through towering Rocky Mountains along the renowned Icefield Parkway to Jasper and the relaxed elegance of the Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge, a woodland haven to savour. From here take the two day Rocky Mountaineer trip – sit in the GoldLeaf domed carriage as the scenery slips by, en route to Whistler – a truly memorable experience.  Staying at the delightful Fairmont Chateau Whistler, you can whet your appetite golfing, biking, hiking, canoeing and rafting, or simply relaxing in the spa. You will then be whisked by sea plane across to Victoria on Vancouver Island where you will arrive at the luxurious Fairmont Empress and your Harbourview room. Round off this trip of a lifetime in the vibrant city of Vancouver, where you can choose a room overlooking the harbour, Stanley Park and the mountains beyond.

This itinerary is flexible and can be tailor-made to suit you; if you want to add extra days in one area, extend the holiday or maybe change the direction of travel. Talk to one of our experts about how to make this holiday the perfect one for you.

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"I had an "awesome" holiday"

Just to let you know that my son and I had an "awesome" holiday in Toronto Niagara and Kingston. Your input contributed greatly to the smooth running of our trip. Of particular benefit was the detailed itinerary, invaluable - especially the driving directions which were 100% accurate.

Mrs C Candelier - Travelled to Ontario

Itinerary (14 Nights)

Here’s a day-by-day guide to your itinerary. Feel free to ask us to add other days or ideas and excursions by contacting us directly, so we can give you the best price.

Day 1-2

Fly in to Calgary and transfer downtown to overnight in the magnificent Fairmont Hotel Palliser....

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Days 2-4

After breakfast, collect your 4×4 to drive to Banff National Park and to the Fairmont...

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Days 4-6

An exciting day as you drive north along the famed Icefield Parkway. Allow time to stop...

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Day 6

Jasper to Quesnel

Travel onboard the Rocky Mountaineer from Jasper in the Canadian Rockies to the charming rural...

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Day 7-9

Quesnel to Whistler

Your journey continues south today to the four-season resort of Whistler. Enjoy breathtaking and varied...

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Days 10-11

Today take a floatplane trip from Whistler to Victoria’s Inner Harbour – located right in...

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Days 12-14

Today you will head over to Vancouver; you can once again travel by floatplane or...

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Day 15

Spend the morning at your leisure before making your own way to Vancouver Airport for...

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