"Rocky Mountain Highs"
12 nights / 6 courses
13th- 25th August 2024
Hosted by Sue Semmens
Option to add Rocky Mountaineer Train Ride and Alaska "Inside Passage" Cruise
On this 12-day escorted tour, you will play the best courses in the Rocky Mountains of Canada, with ample time to enjoy the breathtaking scenery and wildlife Canada is famous for. The tour starts in Vancouver and finishes in Banff, and visits Whistler, Kamloops and Jasper.
There is the option to depart from Banff in style on the famous Rocky Mountaineer Train: this scenic 2-day train trip will take you through the Rocky Mountains from Banff to Vancouver, in time to connect with a cruise to Alaska and the famous 'Inside Passage'.
The Golf Courses you will play include: Banff Springs GC, Stewart Creek GC, Jasper Park GC, Chateua Whistler GC, Nicklaus North and Tobiano Golf Courses There is the option to also play Furry Creek GC, Whistler GC or Big Sky GC. Sightseeing includes all the must see and do- visit to Capilano Suspenasion Bridge & Cliffwalk, Blackcomb & Whistler Mountain Peak 2 Peak Gondola, Blue River Bear Cruise, Maligne Lake Cruise to Spirit Island, Ice Explorer to Athabasca Glacier and Columbia Icefield Glacier Skywalk.
The tour begins in Vancouver where you meet your host Sue, and the rest of the group for a welcome drinks. You then depart Vancouver and travel along the famous Sea to Sky Highway to Whistler, stopping on the way to visit the famous Capilano Suspension Bridge and Cliffwalk. Four nights are spent at Whistler, the Adventure Capital of British Columbia. You play two games of golf - one at Chateau Whistler, considered the best mountain courses in the world, and the picturesque Nicklaus North Golf Course. There is plenty of sightseeing too: the Peak 2 Peak Gondola up Blackcomb Mountain is included with lunch at the top. There is the option for the keen golfers to also play Whistler Golf Course designed by Arnold Palmer or Big Sky Golf Course, which has amazing mountain backdrops.
*$TBA CAD per golfer, twin share Prices for 2024 have not yet been released.
*Price in AUD subject to currency fluctuations. Tour price will be converted to AUD on the 8th June 2022 with payment due 90 days prior to departure.
Price is based on a miniumum of 8 travellers in the group.
A deposit of $2,500 will secure your place on the tour.
- 12 nights accommodation including 1 night St Regis Vancouver Queen room, 4 nights Crystal Lodge Suites Whistler King Room, 1-night Double Tree by Hilton Kamloops, 3 nights The Crimson Hotel Jasper Standard Room (option to upgrade to Jasper Park Lodge, please enquire for price) and 3 nights at The Delta Banff Royal canadian Lodge.
- 6 games of top quality golf: Chateau Whistler, Nicklaus North, Tobiano, Jasper Park, Banff Springs and Stewart Creek Golf Courses. Option to also play Furry Creek Vancouver, Whistler GC and Big Sky GC
- Breakfast at St Regis Hotel Vancouver, Hilton Kamloops and Crimson Hotel Jasper
- Golf Carts at all courses and practice range balls at some courses
- Starts in Vancouver, finishes in Banff
- Private air-conditioned bus
- Fully escorted, small group tour
- Entry to Capilano Suspension Bridge and Cliffwalk
- Blackcomb Mountain Peak 2 Peak Gondola Whistler
- Lunch on Blackcomb Mountain
- Blue River Bear Cruise
- Maligne Lake Wildlifer Cruise to Spirit Island
- Columbia Icefields Explorer Tour
- Columbia Icefields Glacier Skywalk
- Welcome drinks Vancouver
- Farewell dinner Banff
- Tour pack
- Daily competition & prizes
- Canada National Park fees
- Fully escorted
Packgage Does Not Include:
- Meals unless specified above
- Travel Insurance
- Breakfast at Crystal Lodge Suites and Delta Banff Candian Lodge
TO CONFIRM YOUR PLACE
Complete our on-line booking form and pay a deposit of $2,500. Please refer to the on-line booking form for the Terms and Conditions.
The deposit of $2,500 should be paid into the following account:
“The Travelling Golfer Trust A/C ” BSB: 083269 Account Number: 13 066 2440 Please quote your surname.
Post Tour Options
Add a couple of world class experiences
2 night 'Rocky Mountaineer' Train Journey
27th 28th August: 1 nights accommodation at the Delta Banff Royal Canadian Lodge Banff
28th - 29th August: Board the Rocky Mountaineer Train from Banff Railway station and travel to Vancouver, with an overnight stop in Kamloops. The Gold Leaf Package includes gourmet meals (2 breakfasts and 2 lunches), glass-domed windows for panoramic views, upper-level seating, complimentary beverages, gourmet snacks and deluxe hotel accommodation in Kamloops and transfers to hotel in Kamloops.
Package Price: Prices for 2024 not released as yet
$TBA AUD for 2 adults, twin share (Gold Leaf)
$TBA AUD for 2 adults, twin share (Silver Leaf)
Alaskan Inside Passage Cruise
Holland America Alaskan Cruise: 8-days
Departs from Vancouver at 4.30pm and cruises through the Inside Passage all the way to SE Alaska. This cruise take you to Glacier Bay, Juneau, Skagway and Ketchikan.
Arrives back in Vancouver at 7.00am
From $TBA AUD per person, twin share outside cabin
Princess Cruises Vancouver to Whittier: 8-days
Departs from Vancouver aand cruises through the Inside Passage all the way to Whittier, 60 miles south of Anchorage. This cruise take you to Glacier Bay, Juneau, Skagway and Ketchikan.
Arrives back in Whittier
From $TBA AUD per person, twin share outside cabin
The Travelling Golfer can provide our clients with competitive prices for these and other Post Tour activities.
***SAVE ON THE PRICE OF YOUR CRUISE***
All clients booked on the 'Canada Rocky Mountains Golf Tour' are eligible to receive a discount on the advertised retail price of their cruise if they book it through The Travelling Golfer. Just let us know what price we need to beat!
Your Travelling Golfer Host
Sue Semmens is an experienced world traveller with a passion for golf, swimming and other active pursuits
As a low single figure golfer who has had many years of pennant and competition golf, Sue knows the game inside out, and enjoys taking good people to the special golfing and holiday destinations in the world.