GUARANTEED! SMALLER GROUPS - MAXIMUM OF JUST 40 GUESTS
On every APT Canada & Alaska land journey, smaller group sizes ensure that you’ll enjoy a more personalised experience, as well as more space on board your coach.
GUARANTEED! Verandah Stateroom
When you embark on a premium Holland America Line or Princess Cruises ocean cruise with APT, we guarantee that you’ll stay in a spacious Verandah Stateroom, complete with your own private balcony.
GUARANTEED! GoldLeaf Service
On a Rocky Mountaineer rail journey with APT, you’ll travel in a custom-designed, glass-domed GoldLeaf carriage – easily the best place from which to take in the awe-inspiring scenery of Western Canada and the Rockies.
EXCLUSIVE! Fairmont Collection
With APT, you’ll stay in Fairmont properties, enjoy Lake View Rooms at The Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise and mountain-view rooms at The Fairmont Banff Springs. You’ll also receive the exclusive Fairmont Card, offering special discounts.
EXCLUSIVE! FREE Wi-Fi & LUXURY TWO-DOOR COACHES
Free Wi-Fi internet is available aboard all of our coaches in Canada and new state-of-the-art coaches continue to be introduced. With superior amenities, these are the first of their kind to feature two doors.
EXCLUSIVE! Complimentary drinks with dinner
Aboard all Holland America Line cruises, you’ll enjoy complimentary beer & wine served with dinner. This exclusive inclusion affords APT guests the most indulgent dining experience available.
EXCLUSIVE! APT’s Freedom of Choice™ INCLUSIONS
In select places, you’ll enjoy a choice of sightseeing activities and dining experiences, allowing you to tailor your journey to suit your interests and tastes; all at no extra cost.
EXCLUSIVE! APT Signature Experiences
Hand-picked by APT, these exclusive or unique holiday experiences have been carefully chosen to complement your wonderful range of included sightseeing.
EXCLUSIVE! SIGNATURE Dining Experiences
From a stylish barbecue in Jasper National Park to dinner on the Le Massif de Charlevoix and a Sail Away Dinner at the Pinnacle Grill aboard all Holland America Line cruises, you’ll enjoy some truly sensational experiences.
GUARANTEED! Must-see Included Sightseeing
Included as standard on every APT itinerary, we’ll take you to experience the iconic attractions as well as the hidden gems of the wonderful destinations that you visit.
EXCLUSIVE! Iconic Luxury Hotels & Resorts
Chosen specifically for their luxury, location and prestige, as an APT guest you’ll stay at properties such as The Westin Whistler Resort & Spa, Echo Valley Ranch & Spa and the Fairmont Le Manoir Richelieu.
EXCLUSIVE! Wilderness Lodge & Resort Collection
Extend your journey and enjoy a truly unique wilderness and wildlife experience at Seal River Heritage Lodge, Sonora Resort, Nanuk Polar Bear Lodge or at the Great Bear Lodge.
EXCLUSIVE! APT GOLD EXPERIENCE
For those seeking something extra when it comes to accommodation, APT’s Gold Experience provides a range of enhancements, both at Fairmont properties and aboard your premium ocean cruise.
EXCLUSIVE! APT PLATINUM COLLECTION
Designed for a maximum of just 28 truly discerning travellers, these incredible holidays present an array of exclusive sightseeing, dining and accommodation enhancements.
Exceptional Service Guaranteed
With more than 20 years of experience in North America; a 99% Customer Satisfaction Rating; a team of dedicated North American Tour Directors; and a local operations team, your holiday is certain to be a life-enriching experience.
Premium Alaska Ocean Cruising
APT partner with two of the most experienced cruise lines in the region – Holland America Line and Princess Cruises. Enjoy world-class facilities, superb accommodation and expert service, as well as all meals included throughout.
No Hidden Extras
We include a meet-and-greet service at the airport, airport transfers on the first and last day of your holiday, all gratuities, port changes and much more. So you’ll know exactly where you stand with your holiday budget before you even leave home.
While all of our tours are of a five-star standard, the APT Gold Experience has been designed for discerning travellers who are seeking an even finer level of service.
A Hotel Within Your Hotel
The Fairmont properties at which you’ll stay during an APT holiday are incredible in their own right. Further enhancing your stay, the APT Gold Experience offers a range of exclusive benefits.
The Prestigious Fairmont Gold Floor - On arrival, head straight for the Fairmont Gold floor – an entire floor of the hotel set aside purely for Fairmont Gold guests.
Unparalleled Service - With a dedicated Fairmont Gold reception desk that’s staffed 24 hours a day and access to your own concierge, you’ll enjoy the finest levels of personalised service.
Elegant Fairmont Gold Lounge - Accessible only to Fairmont Gold guests, Gold Lounges are inviting areas in which to relax in front of the fire, enjoy a drink from the well-stocked honour bar and reflect on your day of adventure. It’s also here that each day begins in peace and quiet over a healthy and delicious continental breakfast.
Free Wi-Fi Internet Access - Gold floor guests will enjoy included internet access throughout the hotel.
Complimentary Canapés -Before dinner each evening, you’ll enjoy complimentary cocktail canapes served in the comfort of the Gold Lounge.
Luxurious Verandah Suites
On your Inside Passage or East Coast cruise, you’ll enjoy the extra space and luxury of a Verandah Suite. On Holland America Line ships, this features a large verandah, whirlpool bath, lounge and more. On Princess Cruises ships, you will enjoy an expanded balcony, two TVs, a lounge and other deluxe amenities. Both cruise lines also offer a range of additional benefits for APT passengers.
Benefits of APT Gold
- Fairmont Gold Rooms in Banff, Vancouver, Lake Louise and Calgary in Western Canada
- Deluxe Rooms at The Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge*
- Fairmont Gold Rooms in Toronto, Ottawa, Québec City and Montréal in Eastern Canada
- A spacious Verandah Suite on your Inside Passage or New England cruise
- Fairmont Gold Rooms in Boston and Washington DC during American land journeys
*This property does not feature a Gold floor.
Designed for a maximum of just 28 guests, APT’s Platinum Collection holidays present all the incredible features of APT’s luxury tours, as well as an array of exclusive sightseeing, dining and accommodation enhancements.
The Small Group Experience
On an APT Platinum Collection holiday, you’ll travel with just 27 other like-minded guests, venturing off the tourist route to enjoy greater interaction with the locals. You’ll enjoy more individual attention from your APT Tour Director and commentary will be more personalised. Plus, with a smaller group size comes more flexibility in your schedule, so you’re able to satisfy personal interests, and generally enjoy a more relaxing holiday experience.
APT Signature Experiences
In addition to the superb sightseeing all APT holidays present, Platinum Collection holidays also offer a range of extraordinary inclusions that will elevate your holiday experience. You’ll enjoy a private floatplane flight direct from
The Butchart Gardens to the heart of Victoria and explore the renowned Gray Monk Estate Winery during a tour and tasting by Lake Okanagan in Canada’s west. On a small ship expedition cruise of the Alaskan coast, hear from a resident of remote Elfin Cove and cruise through Fjordland.
Enhanced Freedom of Choice
Platinum Collection holidays also present an expanded range of Freedom of Choice Sightseeing Inclusions.They include experiences such as meeting a ranger in Jasper National Park, embarking on a bear viewing and ecology tour in Whistler, and much more.
Exclusive Dining Occasions
Platinum’s Signature Dining Invitations present a range of delightful meals that include: champagne sabering and a gourmet dinner with paired wines in Whistler; private dining in the Gernot suite at Sparkling Hill Resort; and an
evening at award-winning Le Cirque on all Holland America Line’s Inside Passage cruises at the Pinnacle Grill.
APT Platinum Collection holidays take you to stay at extremely indulgent properties, including the Sparkling Hill Resort and Rosewood Hotel Georgia. They also offer many of the sensational features of APT’s Gold Experience for truly indulgent stays.
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