112
trips planned by users
©

Golden trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Golden

4.3
Shining from its nook in the Rocky Mountain Trench, the town of Golden lives up to its name, with memorable scenery at every turn. While the town was once reliant on the logging industry, and the business brought by the Canadian Pacific Railway, Golden tourism has begun to realize its potential and play a major part in the town's economy. Nestled enviably between five national parks, the mountain town serves as a well-resourced base for a wide range of outdoor activites, such as river rafting, ice climbing, and even heli-skiing. Visitors looking for a completely wild experience can stay at remote resorts accessible only by helicopter. Use our Canada vacation builder tool to arrange the details of your trip to Golden and other destinations.
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Golden

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Golden

See all ›
4.9
Duration: 4 hours
4.4
Duration: 2 hours
4.7
Duration: 30 minutes
5.0
Duration: 8 hours

Side trips from Golden

4.8
Duration: 2h 30 min
4.6
Duration: 8 hours
4.9
Duration: 2 hours
4.8
Duration: 4 hours

Hidden gems in Golden

5.0
Duration: 4 hours
5.0
Duration: 2 hours
5.0
Duration: 2 hours
5.0
Duration: 2 hours

Nature in Golden

See all ›
4.8
Duration: 2 hours
4.6
Duration: 2 hours
4.2
Duration: 2 hours
4.0
Duration: 2 hours

Outdoors in Golden

5.0
Duration: 2 hours
4.0
Duration: 2 hours
4.0
Duration: 2 hours

Wildlife in Golden

3.4
Duration: 2 hours
4.8
Duration: 2 hours
4.7
Duration: 4 hours
4.3
Duration: 8 hours
4.7
Duration: 2 hours

Places to visit with Golden

Vancouver BEST FOR: Park, Aquarium, Ride / Activity
Yoho National Park BEST FOR: Water Body, Waterfall, Geologic Formation
Victoria BEST FOR: Specialty Museum, Dolphin / Whale Watching, Historic Walking Area
Central Saanich BEST FOR: Scenic Walking Area, Garden, Park
Whistler BEST FOR: Zipline, Cross-country Ski Area, Spa