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FULLY ESCORTED TOURING / Canada 12 Day Alberta Landscape and Cultural Discovery KEY TO MAP By Road Canada No. of nights stay BRITISH COLUMBIA ALBERTA SASKATCHEWAN Lake Louise Banff 3 1 Drumheller Dinosaur Provincial Park 1 Calgary 2 Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump, Alberta Rolling foothills, intimidating mountains, pre-historic hoodoos, emerald lakes and world-renowned resorts, Alberta is home to a vast, changing landscape and an array of adventure activities. This tour explores very diverse scenery, from the majestic snow-capped mountains of the Canadian Rockies to the prairie lands of Alberta, the unique coulee landscapes and hoodoo rock formations in the Badlands. Shimmering glaciers, abundant wildlife, crystal-clear lakes, and deep canyons surrounded by mountain peaks are waiting to be explored. Waterton Lakes National Park is a rare gem tucked into the southwestern corner of the province of Alberta, bordering the Glacier Park of Montana, where windswept mountains rise abruptly out of gentle prairie grassland. Visit the Royal Tyrrell Museum, devoted exclusively to the study of palaeontology. Waterton Medicine Hat 2 2 Cypress Hills Interprovincial Park Writing-on-Stone Provincial Park Highlights (included): • Lake Minnewanka boat cruise • Sulphur Mountain Gondola in Banff • Ice Explorer on Athabasca Glacier • Guided horseback trail ride • Eau Claire Distillery tour and tasting • Chinook Honey Company • UNESCO World Heritage Site Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump • Waterton Lake boat cruise • Archaeological Preserve tour at Writing-on-Stone Provincial Park • Dinner at the Camp Cookhouse • Hiking and stargazing at Cypress Hills Provincial Park • The Esplanade Arts and Heritage Centre • Progressive Café tour in Medicine Hat • Medalta Potteries in Medicine Hat • Guided hike at Dinosaur Provincial Park • Royal Tyrrell Museum of Palaeontology • Heritage Park Historical Village Royal Tyrrell Museum of Palaeontology, Alberta Day 1: Calgary – Banff Day 2: Lake Louise day trip Day 3: Banff touring Day 4: Banff – Waterton Day 5: Waterton touring Day 6: Waterton – Cypress Hills Interprovincial Park Day 7: Cypress Hills touring Day 8: Cypress Hills – Medicine Hat Day 9: Medicine Hat touring Day 10: Medicine Hat – Drumheller Day 11: Drumheller – Calgary Day 12: Calgary Tour includes: 11 nights of accommodation (3–4 star), professional Tour Leader, transportation on deluxe motorcoach, 21 meals: 11 breakfasts, 10 dinners. Please refer to pricing insert for dates and prices. Waterton, Alberta 30 Medicine Hat, Alberta Tour code: ALCD