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These once-in-a-lifetime moments allow you to experience an unforgettable world of exclusive moments, incredible cultures and charming surprises
Give your holiday a personal touch with a choice of included sightseeing or dining options
Welcome to Canada! We’ll meet you at the airport and take you to your hotel where a welcome dinner awaits this evening.
Stay: Two Nights, Delta Hotels Victoria Ocean Pointe Resort, in a Deluxe Water View RoomDaily :
Visit The Butchart Gardens.
With some free time this afternoon, spend the rest of the day however you please.Daily :
Take your BC Ferries service across Georgia Strait, then travel via Shannon Falls to Whistler. Or, forgo the journey by land and ferry, take a floatplane flight instead (own expense).
Stay: Two Nights, The Westin Whistler Resort & SpaDaily :
The heritage of Canada’s Indigenous people comes to light at the Squamish Lil’wat Cultural Centre. Enjoy breakfast and explore the museum, discovering your First Nations ‘animal spirit’ with the help of your guide.
Enjoy a floatplane flight, explore Whistler Mountain on a snowcat adventure, take a mountain Jeep safari or ride the Peak 2 Peak Gondola. Adventurous ones may prefer a tree trek or a zip trek.
The afternoon is left for you to decide how you want to explore with a Freedom of Choice inclusion.Daily :
Travel through the Coast Mountains and stop at Duffey and Seton lakes.
Stay: Sun Peaks Grand HotelDaily :
Choose where to dine at your lodge.
Travelling along the Yellowhead Highway today, you’ll be brought to a pause at Mt Robson, the highest peak in the Canadian Rockies. Take in Maligne Canyon on your way to Jasper.
Stay: Two Nights, Jasper National Park, Fairmont Jasper Park LodgeDaily :
See Jasper National Park on a Harley-Davidson motorcycle sidecar tour, set off on a Maligne Valley experience by hike or cruise, go rafting down the Athabasca River, or maybe ride the Jasper SkyTram – it’s up to you.
Choose from today’s experiences.Daily :
Select one of your hotel’s restaurants for dinner this evening.
Travel through the Rockies and along the Icefields Parkway to Athabasca Falls. Then stop at Columbia Icefield and journey onto Athabasca Glacier. Your day ends at Lake Louise.
Stay: Two Nights, Banff National Park, Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise, in a Lakeview RoomDaily :
On the shores of Lake Louise, join an expert Mountain Heritage Guide and learn about the area’s rich natural history.
First up this morning, you’ll travel to Moraine Lake, and spend time marvelling at the glacially fed waters. Look forward to a free evening.Daily :
Meet a Mountie and listen to tales of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police.
Tonight you get to choose which of your hotel’s restaurants to dine at.
Be guided through the town of Banff today.
Stay: Two Nights, Banff National Park, Fairmont Banff Springs, in a Mountain View RoomDaily :
You may like to take part in the Banff Experience which includes a visit to the Cave and Basin National Historic Site. Alternatively, board the Banff Gondola, or set off on a heli-flightseeing excursion. Perhaps enjoy a float trip along Bow River, or learn to be a Canadian ice hockey player. Otherwise, spend some time at the Willow Stream Spa.
Set out on your chosen activity this morning. The remainder of the day is left free for you to explore however you please.Daily :
Board the Rocky Mountaineer and soak up the views from your bi-level glass-dome carriage, complete with GoldLeaf Service.
Stay: Kamloops, hotel as assigned by Rocky Mountaineer (three-star accommodation)Daily :
The Rocky Mountaineer continues west today, bringing you to Vancouver.
Stay: Two Nights, Vancouver, Fairmont Waterfront HotelDaily :
After breakfast at the Capilano Suspension Bridge Park’s Cliff House Restaurant, you’ll join an insightful nature exploration through the grounds and across the suspension bridges.
Explore Vancouver on a guided discovery. Celebrate tonight with a special dinner.Daily :
Board your ship and set off for your journey along Alaska’s iconic coastline.
Departure 15 April 2023 has a variation to itinerary: Guests will cruise Seattle return on the Eurodam. Depart Seattle, Day at Sea, Juneau, Glacier Bay, Icy Strait Point, Sitka, Ketchikan, Victoria, Arrive Seattle.
Stay: Seven Nights, Holland America Line’s Koningsdam in a Verandah StateroomDaily :
Spend a full day on board as your ship cruises the coast of British Columbia.Daily :
Alaska’s picturesque capital, Juneau, is set at the foot of the mountain peaks on the Gastineau Channel. Explore at leisure or join an optional excursion (own expense).Daily :
Journey to Skagway, a gateway for the gold rush. Spend time exploring the town where frontier history still lives on.Daily :
Wake to the sight of Glacier Bay National Park. Later on, learn from local rangers who explain the geological wonders.Daily :
Dock in Ketchikan today, set on the tranquil shores of the Tongass Narrows, and spend some time exploring as you please.Daily :
Cruise south through the Inside Passage.Daily :
Disembark and transfer to the airport.Daily :
How wonderful, efficient and delightful it was to be guided by Frank. He has so much knowledge, dedication and concern for his travellers, that by the end of the tour we all called him 'Friend.'