Glacier National Park | USA
FROM: CAD $5,965 pp

Let Montana show you her wild side on this 7-day escorted tour. Spot herds of American Bison at the National Bison Range and spend five days exploring the wild landscapes of Glacier National Park. See thundering falls, ancient glaciers and towering mountain peaks. Enjoy included whitewater rafting and a boat cruise, take multiple hikes into the wilderness and stay in the remote village of East Glacier Park, on the edge of the reserve. This tour starts and ends in the Montana city of Missoula.

Inclusions
Itinerary
Prices & Dates

Trip Highlights

National Bison Range - Spot herds of giant American bison in this reserve, home to more than 350 of these iconic creatures
East Glacier Park - Spend two nights in this small frontier village on the edge of Glacier National Park, our base for adventure!
Glacier National Park - See lakes and waterfalls, take a boat cruise and enjoy hiking among some of the finest scenery in the Rockies
Flathead River - Enjoy an included rafting excursion - opt for a peaceful water float or an adrenalin-pumping whitewater rafting experience - it's up to you!

Included

6 breakfasts, 3 lunches & 3 dinners
Airport arrival transfer on day 1 and airport departure transfer on day 7 (hotel shuttle)
All national park entrance fees
Tour through Glacier National Park over Going to the Sun Road
Luggage handling (one suitcase per person)
Note: This tour is operated in conjunction with our trusted partner and you will join travellers from different operators, not solely On The Go
6 nights 3 star hotels
Escorted by a knowledgeable local tour guide
Boat cruise in Glacier National Park
Rafting trip on the Flathead River
Comfortable Transportation in a Mercedes Benz Sprinter van

Not Included

International flights & visas
Items of a personal nature
Tips for your tour guide - an entirely personal gesture!
Any meals or drinks not specified in the inclusions
Optional activities
Please note: This tour involves a lot of walking and hiking, and a decent fitness level is required. Please speak to us before booking your tour if you have concerns or questions about your level of fitness.

Itinerary

Day 1

Welcome to Montana!

On arrival in Missoula, you will enjoy an included transfer to the hotel. After check-in, the rest of the afternoon is free to relax or head out and explore. There is an included group dinner at 19:00 this evening, so you can to know the rest of the group and our tour guide.

Accommodation: BW Plus Grant Creek Inn or similar
Overnight: Missoula  |  Dinner

Day 2

Bison, Glacier National Park & falls

Missoula - National Bison Range - Glacier National Park - East Glacier Park. Today we journey north, through "Big Sky Country". Our day begins with a visit to the National Bison Range, where we will be able to spot these majestic creatures which once roamed the American plains in astronomical numbers. Since being established in 1908, this reserve has helped the species to re-populate, and there are now around 350 bison in the park.

Following this, we take a scenic drive along the shores of Flathead Lake en route to the charming lakeside town of Big Fork. Big Fork boasts delightful art galleries and restaurants, providing ample opportunity for exploration and a leisurely lunch at your own pace. In the afternoon, we continue our travels through Glacier National Park, heading to the park's eastern side to visit Two Medicine Lake, Running Eagle Falls, Appistaki Falls, and other notable spots. We arrive at our accommodation in East Glacier Park, a small village on the park's outer boundary.

Accommodation: Glacier Park Lodge or similar
Overnight: East Glacier Park  |  Breakfast, Dinner

Day 3

Glacier National Park

Today, we immerse ourselves in the grandeur of Glacier National Park, often referred to as "The Crown of the Continent." Our adventure begins with a scenic drive through the area, passing by St. Mary's on the way to Many Glacier. We will have the entire day to explore the Many Glacier section of the park. You have the option to spend your time hiking, horseback riding, kayaking, canoeing, or simply relaxing on the shores of Swiftcurrent Lake or Lake Josephine. After our day of exploration, we return to our hotel for a free evening in East Glacier.

Accommodation: Glacier Park Lodge or similar
Overnight: East Glacier Park  |  Breakfast, Lunch

Day 4

Rocky Mountains scenery

East Glacier Park - Whitefish. After checking out of the hotel, we head to Saint Mary Lake. Our morning will be spent exploring this area, which includes a scenic cruise on Saint Mary Lake and a short hike to a nearby waterfall. Following lunch, we embark on the world-famous Going-to-the-Sun Road, travelling from Saint Mary Lake to Lake McDonald. This 52-mile drive crosses the Continental Divide at Logan Pass and is renowned for its majestic snow-capped mountains, deep valleys, and shimmering lakes. Sit back, relax, and enjoy the breath-taking views.

In the late afternoon, we arrive at our hotel in the Rocky Mountains resort town of Whitefish, where the evening is free for you to explore the downtown area.

Accommodation: BW Rocky Mountain Lodge or similar
Overnight: Whitefish  |  Breakfast, Lunch

Day 5

The west of Glacier National Park

Today's itinerary includes a full day of exploring the west side of Glacier National Park, specifically the Goat Haunt and Lake McDonald areas. Activities to consider include hiking, kayaking or canoeing on Lake McDonald, and relaxing at Apgar. After completing the day's adventures, we return to Whitefish for the evening.

Accommodation: BW Rocky Mountain Lodge or similar
Overnight: Whitefish  |  Breakfast, Lunch

Day 6

Flathead River rafting

We've got one final day of activity in Glacier National Park, and it's a good one! We enjoy a rafting trip on the middle fork of the Flathead River. You can choose between a serene water float or an exhilarating whitewater rafting experience, making this outing perfect for all ages and adventure preferences. Enjoy lunch independently in this charming area before we transfer back to the Montana city of Missoula.

Accommodation: BW Plus Grant Creek Inn or similar
Overnight: Missoula  |  Breakfast, Dinner

Day 7

Missoula

This morning, enjoy a final breakfast at the hotel before your included transfer to Missoula Airport for your flights home.
Breakfast

Prices & Dates

Departure dates are guaranteed with 6 travellers. 'Twin / Double' prices are per person when there are 2 people sharing a room. 'Single' prices are applicable to all solo travellers, or if your booking party cannot reach the minimum of 2 persons in a room. Single Rooms can also be booked by any other person wanting the comfort and privacy of their own room.

Guaranteed Departure
2024
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At a Glance

Range
Trip Type
Starts
Missoula
Ends
Missoula
Departs
Sundays
Group Size
Min 6 / Max 14
Hotel Rating
3-star hotels
Tour Guide
Yes - escorted by a tour guide
Meals
Breakfast: 6, Lunch: 3, Dinner: 3
Countries
Minimum Age
6 yrs, accompanied by an adult
Arr. Transfer
Yes
Dep. Transfer
Yes
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