If you love slots and shopping but don’t want to cross the border, this is the tour for you! Stay at the fabulous 4½ star Edmonton Marriott at River Cree Resort, an exciting gaming destination located just a five minute drive from West Edmonton Mall. Shop at Calgary’s CrossIron Mills Outlet Mall then cozy into the shadow of the Rockies at the Stoney Nakoda Resort. The perfect early fall get-away!
Travel the scenic Yellowhead Highway along the Thompson River Valley, then head past majestic Mount Robson and into the Rocky Mountains. Overnight is in Jasper at The Crimson.
Arrive in Edmonton around noon and begin your shopping adventure at the West Edmonton Mall, with over 800 stores and services. Even if you don’t want to shop, there are tons of attractions and activities to amuse you. Get your thrills at the largest indoor amusement park in the world, Galaxyland. Lace up your skates and glide under the sparkling dome of the Ice Palace. Explore marine life at Sea Life Caverns, an underground aquarium with more than 100 species of fish, sharks, sea turtles, penguins, reptiles, amphibians and invertebrates, and at Sea Lions’ Rock, home to four California sea lions that perform daily. There is the World Waterpark for aqua activities, Ed’s Rec Room for bowling and billiards, two themed mini golf courses, and the Crystal Labyrinth, a maze-like hall of mirrors. There is no way to see everything in two days, but we can help you plan your time! Then check into the Edmonton Marriott at River Cree Resort for your three-night stay. The refined rooms feature luxurious details like floor to ceiling windows, rain showers and designer bedding. There are four restaurants, a full casino, two NHL-size hockey rinks, large indoor pool and fitness centre, and an entertainment theatre called The Venue which brings in top talent and shows. Watch to see who is upcoming and book tickets through Ticketmaster. Vouchers are provided for breakfast and for lunch at Tap 25. Play time has arrived!
The day’s schedule is yours to decide. Several transfers are provided to and from West Edmonton Mall. (BL)
Use your special West Edmonton Mall MINI CHOICE PASS, which is valid for any two of the following:
– Day pass to Ice Palace (skate rental not included)
– Day pass to Marine Life (including Sea Life Caverns and Sea Lions’ Rock)
– One round (18 holes) at Professor WEM’s Adventure Golf
– One round (18 holes) at Dragon’s Tale
– 30 minutes of bowling at Ed’s Rec Room (max. 5 people per lane, shoe rental not included)
– 30 minutes of billiards at Ed’s Rec Room
Note that this can be used any of your days at the Mall but can only be used on one day.
Another day of slots and shopping in Edmonton! (B, L)
Travel south past Red Deer to Calgary and one of the newest shopping experiences in the city, CrossIron Mills Outlet Mall. Featuring 100 outlets, 200 stores, unique services and a glimpse into the history, culture and landmarks of Alberta, it is a must see Calgary attraction. With your Passport to Savings and complimentary shopping tote, you are ready to scoop up the savings! Continue past Calgary and into the foothills of the Rocky Mountains. Your destination is the Stoney Nakoda Resort and Casino, with its incredible location in gorgeous Kananaskis Country in the shadow of the Rocky Mountains. (B, MV)
Soak up the beauty as you travel through four mountain ranges and along tranquil lakes today as you journey back home, with bags full of treasures and hearts full of smiles. (B)
B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner
Itinerary and prices are subject to change. Due to fluctuations in the US Currency, prices may be adjusted up to 30 days prior to departure.
October 9, 2017