Ice Fields Parkway - Jasper to Banff, AB, CanadaPopular
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To travel the Icefields Parkway is to experience one of Canada’s national treasures and most rewarding destinations. Stretching 232km (144mi.) through the heart of the Canadian Rocky Mountain Parks World Heritage Site, this world-class journey offers access to a vast wilderness of pristine mountain lakes, ancient glaciers and broad sweeping valleys. This special travel route winds its way through two national parks, boasting a unique and irreplaceable landscape rich in history and natural beauty second to none.
Experience timeless beauty in pristine wilderness. Few hotels in the world can rival the majesty, hospitality and scenery of Fairmont Hotels & Resorts. Their unique blend of opulence and seclusion has been a symbol of Rocky Mountain magnificence for more than a century. Championship golf course, world-class skiing, classic cuisine, and European-style spas make for a truly luxurious vacation.
The Rockies are one huge natural high. This is a region so full of beauty and wonder, of spectacular waterfalls and tiny wildflowers, of charming towns and friendly people. There are endless opportunities for recreation, contemplation and discovery. Explore historic sites, relax in steaming mineral pools, ride a horse and walk on a glacier. All that and more in the magnificent Canadian Rockies!
e’ll take you to the high country of Alberta’s Rocky Mountains in the luxury of a motorcoach. Getaway to unspoiled lakes, admire majestic towering peaks, and stay in the popular resorts of Banff, Lake Louise and Jasper. The highlight of this vacation is the Icefields Parkway, one of the most spectacular mountain highways in the world. Follow over 100 glaciers and watch for mountain wildlife.