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Travel Update: COVID-19
Luxury

Rockies with Alaska by Sea & Land

Victoria to Fairbanks
25 Days Request Quote
Trip Code: UTAP25
  • Trip Highlights
  • Map & Itinerary
  • Travel & Accommodation

Your Vacation Includes

  • Luxury dining - a total of 48 meals
  • Expert APT tour director and cruise liaison
  • A maximum of 40 guests in your APT group
  • Mountain View Room at Fairmont Banff Springs
  • Lakeview Room at Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise
  • Denali Suite at McKinley Chalet Resort
  • GoldLeaf service on the Rocky Mountaineer
  • Guaranteed verandah on your cruise

Map & Itinerary

Canada and Alaska UTAP25 map 2021
Victoria 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

Be taken to your hotel for a welcome 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

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™

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


Spend this morning travelling. Be brought to a pause at Mt Robson and take in Maligne Canyon on your way to Jasper National Park.

Stay: Jasper National Park, Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™

Tonight, choose where to enjoy dinner at your hotel.


Travel through the iconic Canadian Rockies along the Icefields Parkway. See Athabasca Falls before stopping at the Columbia Icefield to board an Ice Explorer vehicle and journey onto the surface of Athabasca Glacier. Continue to Lake Louise.

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

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
View of hotel on the other side of the laske surrounded by trees, Canada

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

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

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™

Your hotel has plenty of restaurants to choose from for dinner.


Travel along the Trans-Canada Highway to Banff National Park, taking pause at Moraine Lake. Once you’ve arrived, tour the town.

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

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

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.


We get it – you love choosing what to do. As such, we’ve dedicated today to your favourite Freedom of Choice inclusion.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
View of Banff Springs Exterior Mountains, Canada

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, Princess Cruises’ Royal Princess, Grand Princess or Coral Princess, in a Balcony 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
Bright coloured totem poles, Alaska

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. Be sure to keep an eye out for Humpback whales that can be found slipping around in the water.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

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

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Join an exclusive Direct-to-the-Wilderness rail service to Talkeetna. From here you’ll be taken to your wilderness lodge for dinner.

Stay: Two Nights, Denali, Mount McKinley Princess Wilderness Lodge

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™

Take a jetboat tour or a float trip down the Talkeetna River, join a guide for a stroll around Byers Lake, or ride in a horse-drawn wagon.


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

Daily :
  • 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.


Keep going through Denali National Park and 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

Daily :
  • 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
Alaskan bears wandering through a watering hole amongst green fields, Alaska

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Cruise the Chena River aboard a sternwheeler and travel back to a time when riverboats filled Alaska’s waterways.


A special experience has been arranged for you today.

Stay: Two Nights, Fairbanks Princess Riverside Lodge

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  • Breakfast

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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  • Breakfast