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Luxury

Rugged Alaska, Yukon and Glacier Cruise

Vancouver Return
24 Days Request Quote
Trip Code: UTAH24
  • Trip Highlights
  • Map & Itinerary
  • Travel & Accommodation
  • Pricing & Availability

Trip Highlights

Stunning River Safari

Skim along Blue River in special boats, keeping a close eye out for the grizzly and black bears often spotted here

Sail Through History

Step aboard a sternwheeler and cruise through Fairbanks. Discover Alaska's history with every turn of the paddlewheel

Discover Canada's Wild West

Be flung back to a time of prospectors and dancehall girls in the Yukon's bawdy frontier town, Dawson City

Your Vacation Includes

  • The services of a dedicated APT Tour Director and Cruise Escort
  • GoldLeaf service on your Rocky Mountaineer rail journey
  • Four-night Holland America Line Alaska Inside Passage cruise in a guaranteed Verandah Stateroom
  • APT's Freedom of Choice Inclusions in five locations
  • A total of 49 meals, as well as complimentary beverages throughout your cruise

Map & Itinerary

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North America Map UTAH24 2019

Vancouver Return

Designed Exclusively for APT guests
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

These once-in-a-lifetime moments allow you to experience an unforgettable world of exclusive moments, incredible cultures and charming surprises

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Dining

Choose from a variety of included dining options sure to tantalise the tastebuds of every guest

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Personalise your holiday with a choice of included sightseeing options sure to leave you with lifelong memories

Be met on arrival and transferred to your hotel before a Welcome Dinner.

Stay: Vancouver, Fairmont Waterfront Hotel

Daily :
  • Dinner

Board the Rocky Mountaineer and relax in the comfort of GoldLeaf Service.

Stay: Kamloops, hotel as assigned by Rocky Mountaineer (two or three-star hotels)

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch

Continue your Rocky Mountaineer journey.

Stay: Two Nights: Banff National Park, Fairmont Banff Springs

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Dining

This evening, you’ll enjoy the chance to relax with dinner at one of the superb restaurants located within your hotel.

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

You may like to take part in the Banff Experience - which includes a visit to the Cave and Basin National Historic Site. Alternatively, absorb bird’s-eye views of the park on a heli-flightseeing excursion. Perhaps enjoy a float trip along Bow River or learn to be a Canadian ice hockey player with an elite team. You might like to spend your morning relaxing at the Willow Stream Spa or set out on a cruise on Lake Minnewanka.


The World Heritage-listed landscapes of Banff National Park are at your doorstep and you’ve the chance to explore them on your chosen activity.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

This morning, meet a Mountie and hear tales of the iconic Royal Canadian Mounted Police.

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Dining

This evening, you may choose where to have dinner. Select one of the many exceptional restaurants located within your hotel.


Ride the Banff Gondola then tour the town. Enjoy the scenery on the way to Lake Louise.

Stay: Banff National Park, Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise in a Lakeview Room

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Dining

In Jasper, choose where to dine.


Journey onto Athabasca Glacier. Continue to Jasper.

Stay: Two Nights: Jasper National Park, Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

See the park on a Harley-Davidson motorcycle sidecar tour; embark on a Maligne Valley experience; go rafting down the Athabasca River; ride the Jasper Tramway; join an interpretive nature hike; or enjoy an evening wildlife discovery.


Delve into the landscapes of Jasper National Park on your chosen activity, before enjoying a free afternoon and evening.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

On arrival in Blue River, board a custom-designed boat and skim over the waterways watching for the grizzly and black bears that are frequently sighted here, as well as other native creatures.


Join the Yellowhead Highway and re-enter British Columbia, stopping to take in views of Mt Robson, the highest peak in the Canadian Rockies. Located in British Columbia’s picturesque Monashee Mountains, Grizzly Bear Valley - as Blue River locals call it - is an incredible natural wildlife habitat. Here, both grizzly and black bears are sighted daily, as are caribou, moose, deer, osprey, eagles and many other woodland creatures that call the region home. Enjoy lunch then continue your journey to the village of Sun Peaks.

Stay: Sun Peaks Grand Hotel

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Travel through the Cariboo region to Whistler.

Stay: Two Nights: The Westin Whistler Resort and Spa

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

At the Squamish Lil’wat Cultural Centre, enjoy breakfast and tour the museum, then discover your First Nations ‘animal spirit’ with the help of your guide.

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

This afternoon, select the Freedom of Choice activity that appeals to you. Take an eco-trek to Lost Lake or enjoy a floatplane flight for a new perspective on the region. Alternatively, explore Whistler Mountain on a snowcat adventure, enjoy a mountain Jeep safari or ride the Peak 2 Peak Gondola. Others may prefer a tree trek or a zip trek.


Spend the day immersed in the landscapes and culture of Whistler.

Daily :
  • Breakfast

Arrive in Vancouver and pay a visit to the Capilano Suspension Bridge Park. After wandering amid the treetops, head out into the city for a guided tour.

Stay: Vancouver, Fairmont Waterfront Hotel

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Farewell Vancouver and fly to Anchorage, Alaska’s largest city (flight not included).

Stay: Anchorage, Hotel Captain Cook

Daily :
  • Breakfast
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Be treated to an entertaining night at the Music of Denali Musical Theatre.


Ride the McKinley Explorer train into Denali National Park and settle in.

Stay: Two Nights: Denali National Park, McKinley Chalet Resort in a Junior Suite

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Watch for wildlife on a Tundra Wilderness Tour through Denali National Park.


Spend the day exploring Denali National Park.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Cruise along the Chena river aboard a sternwheeler.


Travel to Fairbanks today.

Stay: Westmark Fairbanks Hotel (or similar)

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Fly to Dawson City (flight included) in Canada’s remote Yukon Territory. Tonight, take in a show at the Klondike-style Diamond Tooth Gertie’s Gambling Hall.

Stay: Two Nights: Dawson City, Westmark Inn

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Visit the Midnight Dome Lookout for incredible views over the Yukon’s landscapes; discover the famous Klondike Gold Rush and tour an operating gold mine; or join a local guide for a tour through the colourful and quirky centre of Dawson City.


Explore Dawson City on your choice of included activities today.

Daily :
  • Breakfast

Travel through the wild landscapes of the Yukon to the city of Whitehorse.

Stay: The Westmark Whitehorse Hotel

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Enjoy a ride on the White Pass and Yukon Route railway to Skagway.


Head towards Skagway, the Inside Passage’s northernmost point.

Stay: Westmark Hotel Skagway (or similar)

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Enjoy a Sail Away Dinner at the renowned Pinnacle Grill.


Board your ship and ready yourself for your Inside Passage Cruise.

Stay: Four Nights: Holland America Line’s ms Nieuw Amsterdam in a Verandah Stateroom

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Cruise Glacier Bay National Park today.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Spend the day exploring Ketchikan.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Be enamoured by the icy scenery of the Inside Passage as your ship cruises south.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Disembark and transfer to the airport.

Daily :
  • Breakfast

Travel & Accommodation

Premier Inside Passage Cruise

Stay in a Verandah Stateroom on your seven-night Alaskan cruise, and dine at the Pinnacle Grill

Guaranteed GoldLeaf Service

Enjoy the comfort of a GoldLeaf carriage aboard the iconic Rocky Mountaineer, and glide past the steep rocky slopes

Panoramic Rail Journey

Wind through idyllic landscapes on the White Pass & Yukon Route Railway, built during the Klondlike Goldrush in 1898

We know that great service is more than just taking care of you on holiday… it’s the unprecedented warmth, care and consideration you’ll be afforded from your first call until after your return home