b'Day 1 - Arrive in Vancouverto explore. Begin in Lake Country, passingDay 7 - Jasper Sightseeing Arrive in Vancouver, and transfer to yourOkanagan, Wood and Kalamalka Lakes. Return your rental car this morning, then hotel. The remainder of the day is yours toProceed north, and consider a visit to enjoy a look at Jaspers highlights on a explore this coastal destination. Maybe visitSalmon Arm or Margaret Falls in Heraldguided sightseeing tour. Highlights include Granville Island or walk along the seawall inProvincial Park. Continue through Mountdowntowns points of interest, the Athabasca Stanley Park. Overnight Vancouver. Revelstoke National Park, Glacier NationalRiver and Maligne Lake, whose surroundings Park of Canada and Yoho National Park. Soakinclude three glaciers and panoramicDay 2 - Drive to Kelownain the immense beauty of Banff Nationalmountains. Maligne Lake is also homeUncover the beauty of Western Canada Park at Lake Louise, then proceed to yourto Spirit Island, which you visit on antoday as you pick up your rental car andBanff hotel with the rest of the day at interpretive cruise. The tour also includes embark on a road trip from Vancouver toleisure. Overnight Banff. visits to Maligne Canyon and disappearing Kelowna. Your rental car has unlimited miles,Medicine Lake. The remainder of the day isso feel free to venture off course. ConsiderDay 5 - Banff Sightseeingat leisure. Overnight Jasper. a stop at Bridal Falls or in the railroad townSee the best of Banff National Park on this of Hope. You could also drive through themornings guided tour. Learn the deepDay 8 - VIA Rail to Vancouver scenic Sunshine Valley or into the regionshistory of Canadas oldest national park asMake your way to the rail station thisprovincial parks. As you arrive at your hotelthe coach meanders between historic sitesmorning to board VIA Rails Canadian bound in Kelowna, enjoy the wineries, beaches andand scenic points of interest. Following thefor Vancouver. Take in passing views of the amenities of your new surroundings. tour, the rest of the day is at leisure in Banff.Canadian Rockies from the glass-enclosed Overnight Kelowna. Perhaps ride up Sulphur Mountain on thePanorama Car during your journey to the Banff Gondola, check out Banffs downtowncoast. Overnight train. (BR, D)Day 3 - Okanagan Valley Wine Touror relax in Banff Hot Springs. In the park, Savor the fruits of the Okanagan Valley on aexplore hiking trails, pristine lakes and caves.Day 9 - Vancouver at Leisurewinery tour. Departing from your hotel byOvernight Banff. As you wake, the Canadian is nearing the motorcoach, soak in vistas of Lake Countrycoastline. Transfer to your hotel on arrival in while visiting five local wineries, including Day 6 - To JasperVancouver, then take the rest of the day at Intrigue Wines and Gray Monk Winery,Leaving Banff, travel along Icefields Parkwayleisure. Perhaps visit Capilano Suspension where you enjoy a cellar tour and lunch intoward Jasper National Park, making a stopBridge Park, VanDusen Botanical Gardenthe onsite restaurant. Enjoy tastings at threeat the Columbia Icefield along the way. or the Vancouver Aquarium. Overnightmore vineyards before returning to your Your time here consists of a ride ontoVancouver. (B)hotel. The remainder of the day is yours toAthabasca Glacier aboard an all-terrain Ice enjoy the offerings of Kelowna. There areExplorer and a chance to explore the GlacierDay 10 - Vancouver numerous art galleries, wonderful boutiqueDiscovery Center, which includes a glassYour rail and drive expedition throughshops, and myriad cideries, breweries andwalkway overlooking the Sunwapta ValleyWestern Canada concludes this morning. distilleries in the region. Overnight Kelowna.and a glass-floored observation platform. (L) After check-in at your Jasper hotel, the rest of the day is yours to get acquainted with the Day 4 - Drive to Banffpark. Visit one of the waterfalls in the region, Your road trip continues as you drive fromtake a dip in Miette Hot Springs, ride theKelowna to Banff. The vistas from Highway 1Jasper SkyTram or hike one of the many are spectacular, and there are many placestrails. Overnight Jasper. For Vacations By Rails complete collection of vacations, visit www.vacationsbyrail.com or call 877-253-9891 141'