Mountain Quest from Vancouver to Lake Louise

Take the scenic route from Vancouver to Lake Louise on this two-day sightseeing adventure, offering the best views in Western Canada and a peaceful overnight stay in the alpine village of Sun Peaks.

Depart the metropolitan city of Vancouver and travel west along lush river valleys and pastoral farmland. Continue toward the dramatic setting of Hell’s Gate, and ride an air tram over the spectacular Fraser Canyon. Witness 200 million gallons of water per minute thunder through a 33-metre-wide passage as the tram passes over the canyon. Continue into the Shuswap Highlands and the alpine resort of Sun Peaks. Surrounded by forested mountains, this charming village offers beautiful scenery and a variety of walking trails. Wildlife is commonly sighted in and around the village.

Day two begins with the grassy rolling hills and ranchlands of interior British Columbia. Gaze upon the expansive lakes of the Okanagan region, surrounded by hillside vineyards and orchards. Ascend into the rugged mountain peaks and untouched wilderness surrounding Roger’s Pass. Learn about the amazing engineering feat of the Spiral Tunnels at Kicking Horse Pass. Conclude in the scenic mountain village of Lake Louise. Photograph the famous emerald green waters, backed by enchanting Mount Victoria and the Victoria Glacier.
2 Days/1 Nights
from $699.00
per person based on double occupancy

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  • Take an air tram over the dramatic rushing waters of Hell’s Gate Canyon
  • Spend a night in the alpine oasis of Sun Peaks
  • Travel through the rugged wilderness of Roger's Pass
  • Stand on the shores of emerald-green Lake Louise
Features & Inclusions

Features & Inclusions


  • 1 night hotel accommodation

Sightseeing Excursions

  • Full day touring from Vancouver to Sun Peaks
  • Full day touring from Sun Peaks to Lake Louise
  • Hell’s Gate Air Tram


  • 2 Lunches


Day 1 - Vancouver to Sun Peaks

Depart the beautiful coastal city of Vancouver and travel east through the urban centres of Surrey, Langley, and Abbotsford. City-scapes transition to pastoral farmland and lush valleys as the highway follows the Fraser River. Continue north towards Hell’s Gate and the spectacular Fraser Canyon. Lunch and a tram ride at Hell’s Gate offer a chance to witness the power of water as it churns and pushes through the narrow Hell’s Gate gorge. Pass through Spence’s Bridge, a small town established during the Cariboo Gold Rush of the 1850s. Wind along the Thompson River through the dramatic desert scenery of British Columbia’s cowboy country. The road climbs steadily up from Kamloops through the Shuswap Highlands into the mountain region of Sun Peaks.

Upon arrival, check into your hotel and enjoy an evening at leisure in the quaint mountain village of Sun Peaks. Enjoy an evening stroll and keep your eye out for wildlife photo opportunities. Sun Peaks residents share this beautiful mountain village with many furry friends.

Day 2 – Sun Peaks to Lake Louise

Continue your journey west, passing through grassy rolling hills and ranchlands to Okanagan Lake Country. The landscape transitions into forested hills, orchards, and expansive lakes, winding through a series of scenic valleys. Witness the landscape change from wide-open skies to towering, rugged peaks as you ascend into the Rocky Mountains. Stop for lunch in the alpine town of Revelstoke before continuing through the untouched wilderness of Roger’s Pass. Your tour concludes upon arrival in the village of Lake Louise. Prepare to be enchanted by the emerald-green waters and towering peaks surrounding this famous wilderness setting.

Mountain Quest is also available from Lake Louise, Alberta.


  Moderate Accommodations
  Double Triple Single Child
11 May - 07 Sep $699 $680 $757 $285

Pricing available in US dollars

Wednesday & Friday departures

All prices quoted are per person and shown in CAD funds. Rates are for 2016 and do not include taxes. All prices include administration, planning, and operational expenses. All prices are subject to change without notice and are subject to international exchange rate fluctuations. Infants (less than 2 years old) travelling with an adult and not occupying a seat may travel free of charge. For children 2-11 years old, we provide reduced rates – please contact one of our vacation planners at 1-877-791-5500 for more information. A deposit of $200 per person is due at time of booking (unless otherwise stated at the time of booking). Final payment is due 45 days prior to tour departure. Tours booked within 45 days of departure require full payment before reservations can be confirmed. 

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Accommodation Options

Accommodation Selection

Location Moderate
Sun Peaks Moderate Hotel Sun Peaks
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