VIU International students

Discover Canada Tours - Canadian Rockies Classic Tour

Feb
18
When: Friday, Feb 18, 2022 - Monday, Feb 21, 2022, 7:45AM - 7:30PM
Where:

999 Canada Place in front of the Pan Pacific Hotel, Vancouver, BC

Add to CalendarDiscover Canada Tours - Canadian Rockies Classic Tour02/18/2022 07:45 AM02/21/2022 07:30 PMMM/DD/YYYYAmerica/VancouverTour InfoOn this tour you'll travel over 2,000 kilometers, leaving the Province of British Columbia to Alberta, and even cross a time-zone! You will spend 1 night and day in Banff, the most famous town in the Rockies, enjoy entertaining storytelling around a campfire from a First Nations cultural host (included), and have a free day to try an exciting winter activity like skiing or snowboarding at Lake Louise, ice walking, or you can sleep in after a big night out on the town and enjoy the local shops and sights of Banff.Discover Canada Tours offers amazing optional activities. You can have the chance to walk on a glacier at the Columbia Icefields. This is a once in a lifetime experience that makes you realize just how fragile our planet is. You can also choose to take a gondola ride up Sulphur Mountain in Banff. At the top, you will be treated to 360-degree panoramas of the Rocky Mountains and a fantastic view over the Town of Banff and the gorgeous turquoise Bow River.Duration:4 Days, 3 NightsMeeting/Pickup Location:999 Canada Place in front of the Pan Pacific Hotel, Vancouver, BC - You will need to make arrangements to spend the Thursday night in Vancouver as the ferry will not get you there in time for the departure time of 7:45am, Friday morning. Cost:Adult (18+): from $629Youth/Student with ID: from $549How to Sign UpOur activities are available to all current VIU Students. Sign up with the Cultural Connections Team in person in Building 255.You will need to have your:Student card,Proof of medical insurance (BC Care Card or Guard.me Insurance Policy)Payment (credit card is the only form of payment taken by DC Tours)Hours & Location for Signing Up with us:Front Reception Desk on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10am – 1:00pm in Building 255 - 2nd Floor or by appointment (see contact information below)Individually Online @ Discover Canada Tours Cancellations:You may cancel your tour at any time by notifying Discover Canada Tours at 1-855-689-8128.If you cancel your overnight tour:Up to 30-days prior to your scheduled tour departure you can receive 100% credit to rebook to another future tour, or receive a full refund less 10% which can be used as credit for future travelBetween 30-15 days prior to your scheduled tour departure:  100% credit to rebook to another future tour, non-refundable Within 14-days prior to your tour departure, your tour is non-refundable, non-transferableContactKelsey Moon – Activity Program CoordinatorKelsey.moon@viu.ca250-753-3245 x 2737999 Canada Place in front of the Pan Pacific Hotel, Vancouver, BCfalseaYqCFcQpUzxLBYhTummH26494

DC Tours - Rockies Classic Tour

Tour Info

On this tour you'll travel over 2,000 kilometers, leaving the Province of British Columbia to Alberta, and even cross a time-zone! You will spend 1 night and day in Banff, the most famous town in the Rockies, enjoy entertaining storytelling around a campfire from a First Nations cultural host (included), and have a free day to try an exciting winter activity like skiing or snowboarding at Lake Louise, ice walking, or you can sleep in after a big night out on the town and enjoy the local shops and sights of Banff.

Discover Canada Tours offers amazing optional activities. You can have the chance to walk on a glacier at the Columbia Icefields. This is a once in a lifetime experience that makes you realize just how fragile our planet is. You can also choose to take a gondola ride up Sulphur Mountain in Banff. At the top, you will be treated to 360-degree panoramas of the Rocky Mountains and a fantastic view over the Town of Banff and the gorgeous turquoise Bow River.

Duration:

4 Days, 3 Nights

Meeting/Pickup Location:

999 Canada Place in front of the Pan Pacific Hotel, Vancouver, BC - You will need to make arrangements to spend the Thursday night in Vancouver as the ferry will not get you there in time for the departure time of 7:45am, Friday morning. 

Cost:

  • Adult (18+): from $629
  • Youth/Student with ID: from $549

How to Sign Up

Our activities are available to all current VIU Students. Sign up with the Cultural Connections Team in person in Building 255.

You will need to have your:

  1. Student card,
  2. Proof of medical insurance (BC Care Card or Guard.me Insurance Policy)
  3. Payment (credit card is the only form of payment taken by DC Tours)

Hours & Location for Signing Up with us:

Front Reception Desk on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10am – 1:00pm in Building 255 - 2nd Floor or by appointment (see contact information below)

Individually Online @ Discover Canada Tours 

Cancellations:

You may cancel your tour at any time by notifying Discover Canada Tours at 1-855-689-8128.

If you cancel your overnight tour:

  • Up to 30-days prior to your scheduled tour departure you can receive 100% credit to rebook to another future tour, or receive a full refund less 10% which can be used as credit for future travel
  • Between 30-15 days prior to your scheduled tour departure:  100% credit to rebook to another future tour, non-refundable 
  • Within 14-days prior to your tour departure, your tour is non-refundable, non-transferable

Contact

Kelsey Moon – Activity Program Coordinator
Kelsey.moon@viu.ca
250-753-3245 x 2737