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Land, Rail and Ocean Cruise

Eastern Canada, Rockies and Alaska by Sea and Land

Toronto to Fairbanks
35 Days Request Quote
Trip Code: UTAH35
  • Trip Highlights
  • Map & Itinerary
  • Travel & Accommodation

Your Vacation Includes

  • A maximum of 40 guests in your APT group
  • Freedom of Choice Inclusions
  • Luxury dining - a total of 63 meals
  • Expert APT tour director and cruise liaison
  • Denali Suite at McKinley Chalet Resort
  • GoldLeaf service on the Rocky Mountaineer
  • Guaranteed verandah on your Holland America Line cruise
  • Create your own light display on Niagara Falls

Map & Itinerary

Canada & Alaska Map 2023 UTAH35
Toronto to Fairbanks

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™

Give your holiday a personal touch with a choice of included sightseeing or dining options

Once you’ve arrived, we’ll take you to your hotel where you can settle in.

Stay: Two Nights, Toronto, Fairmont Royal York

Mingle over a welcome breakfast before setting off on a discovery of the city, including a visit to the CN Tower.

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
View of cityscape over lake from the shore, Canada

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

At dinner, overlook the spectacle before an exclusive visit to the Illumination Tower where you can project your very own light display on the falls.


Stop in at Niagara-on-the-Lake before heading to Niagara Falls. Maybe set off on a helicopter flight (own expense) before a cruise to the base of the falls.

Stay: Hilton Niagara Falls Fallsview, in a Fallsview Room

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Today, travel along the Thousand Islands Parkway, stopping to cruise through the beautiful Thousand Islands. By the late afternoon you’ll arrive in Ottawa, where dinner has been arranged this evening.

Stay: Two Nights, Ottawa, Fairmont Chateau Laurier

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™

Maybe a flight in a vintage open-cockpit biplane is your style? Or would you prefer to visit the Canadian War Museum? Maybe you’ll spend time at the Canadian Museum of History, or set off on a guided bicycle exploration.


Start off your day with a guided tour, pausing at Parliament Hill among other sites. Afterwards, choose what you want to do.

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  • Breakfast

Today you’re on high-alert for deer and black bears at Parc Omega. Continue to Mont Tremblant for a gondola ride.

Stay: Mont Tremblant, Fairmont Tremblant 

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  • Breakfast
Close up on the face of a black bear in Canada.

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Visit a sugar shack and learn how maple syrup is made, followed by lunch.


Today, head for Ile d’Orleans. Nicknamed the ‘Garden of Quebec’, this sleepy island is a food lover’s paradise. Later, continue to Quebec City and set out on a guided tour. The remainder of the day is at leisure.

Stay: Two Nights, Quebec City, Fairmont Le Chateau Frontenac,in a Deluxe ‘Old Quebec’ View Room

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™

Maybe you’d like to see the sights by foot. Otherwise, a cruise on the St Lawrence River or food tour are up for grabs.


Explore Quebec City during whichever sightseeing experience you prefer.

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

A guided tour takes you to the Notre Dame Basilica, Old Montreal and Mount Royal. This evening, enjoy dinner with a Quebecois flavour.

Stay: Two Nights, Montreal, Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth

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  • Breakfast

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™

Take a walking tour of Old Montréal or meet a local Montréaler. Otherwise, a food tour is also on the table, as is an exploration of one of the world’s largest underground complexes.


Enjoy a range of touring options today. This evening, enjoy dinner with a Quebecois flavour.

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Fly to Victoria today (flight not included). Once you’ve landed, we’ll take you to your hotel before tonight’s dinner.

Stay: Two Nights, Delta Hotels Victoria Ocean Pointe Resort, in a Deluxe Water View Room

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  • Dinner

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Visit The Butchart Gardens before hours, and enjoy breakfast in the original residence.


Enjoy time at leisure after this morning’s activity.

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  • Breakfast

Take your BC Ferries service across Georgia Strait, and travel the Sea to Sky Highway, pausing at Shannon Falls. Or if you’d rather, take a floatplane flight (own expense).

Stay: The Westin Whistler Resort & Spa

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  • Breakfast

Travel through the Coast Mountains and stop at Duffey and Seton lakes.

Stay: Sun Peaks Grand Hotel

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™

Tonight, choose where to enjoy dinner at your hotel.


Head to Lake Louise today. On your way travel through three iconic national parks.

Stay: Banff National Park, Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Meet a Mountie and hear tales from the iconic Royal Canadian Mounted Police.

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™

For dinner, choose one of your hotel’s restaurants.


Admire Moraine Lake on your way to Banff. On arrival, be guided through Banff.

Stay: Two Nights, Banff National Park, Fairmont Banff Springs, in a Mountain View Room

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
Sunset on the mountains over Moraine Lake, Banff, Canada

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™

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.


Explore Banff on your preferred activity today.

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  • Breakfast

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™

This evening, choose one of your lodge’s restaurants to dine at.


Travel along the Icefields Parkway and stop at the Columbia Icefield. Board an Ice Explorer vehicle and journey onto Athabasca Glacier. Arrive later in Jasper.

Stay: Jasper National Park, Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

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)

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch

Your Rocky Mountaineer rail journey continues. Following along the Thompson River, pass the waters of Hell’s Gate, and gaze up at the Coast Mountains on your way to Vancouver.

Stay: Two Nights, Vancouver, Fairmont Waterfront Hotel

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch

On a guided discovery explore Vancouver’s most famous sites including Stanley Park and Granville Island, the bustling heart of Vancouver’s cultural scene. Also see English Bay and Vancouver Harbour. The rest of the day is yours.

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Head to the harbour where your ship awaits, and take a moment to settle in.

Stay: Seven Nights, Holland America Line’s Noordam or Nieuw Amsterdam in a Verandah Stateroom

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Your day is enjoyed on board. Take in coastal views or relax and enjoy the facilities.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Dock in Ketchikan today, set on the tranquil shores of the Tongass Narrows, and spend some time exploring as you please.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Disembark in Alaska’s picturesque capital, set along the Gastineau Channel, and spend your time exploring at leisure or with an optional excursion (own expense).

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Arriving in Skagway, a delightful frontier-style atmosphere is still evident in the colourful heritage buildings.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

You might need to pinch yourself this morning – wake to the World Heritage-listed Glacier Bay National Park. Take in the calving tidewater glaciers and learn from local rangers who explain the geological wonders.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Cruise amid the stunning setting of the five tidewater glaciers of College Fjord.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
College Fjord Glaciers, Alaska

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Discover Alaska’s Indigenous cultures at the Alaska Native Heritage Center during a guided visit and cultural presentation.


Travel to Anchorage and journey onto Talkeetna.

Stay: Two Nights, Talkeetna Alaskan Lodge

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™

Take a jetboat tour or a float trip down the Talkeetna River.


Breakfast is at a leisurely pace today, with the Alaska Range set in the background. Then, a Freedom of Choice activity is waiting.

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  • Breakfast

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Join an experienced mountaineer for a first-hand account of what it’s like to scale Denali, North America’s highest mountain peak.

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™

Tonight, choose where to enjoy dinner.


Board the deluxe dome railcars of the McKinley Explorer train and travel to Denali National Park. Arrive at your resort in time for dinner at your chosen restaurant.

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

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

A Tundra Wilderness Tour is the perfect chance to see moose, grizzlies, caribou, eagles and wolves in the national park.


After today’s activity, look forward to a free evening.

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  • Breakfast

After a morning at leisure in Denali National Park, travel to Fairbanks, Alaska’s Golden Heart City.

Stay: Two Nights, Fairbanks, Pikes Waterfront Lodge

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  • Breakfast

Cruise the Chena River aboard a sternwheeler and travel back to a time when riverboats filled Alaska’s waterways. After take a trip through Alaska’s gold rush history as you travel along the Tanana Valley Railroad to Gold Dredge 8. Enjoy a farewell dinner.

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Be taken to the airport after breakfast.

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As a family-owned company, we take great pride in treating each and every guest as part of the family