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Luxury

Rockies and Alaska Adventure

Victoria to Fairbanks
28 Days Request Quote
Trip Code: UTAP28
  • Trip Highlights
  • Map & Itinerary
  • Travel & Accommodation

Trip Highlights

Stop to Smell The Roses

Explore The Butchart Gardens and enjoy breakfast.

Get to know the locals

The Royal Canadian Mounted Police are true icons of the nation, enjoy hearing their stories when you Meet a Mountie.

Alaskan Native Show

Experience a traditional Alaskan native performance at Cooper Landing.

Your Vacation Includes

  • Guaranteed maximum 40 guests
  • Freedom of Choice Inclusions in six locations
  • Luxury dining - a total of 54 meals
  • Expert APT Cruise Director and Cruise Liaison
  • Guaranteed verandah on your cruise
  • Transfers, port charges, porterage and gratuities
  • GoldLeaf service on the Rocky Mountaineer
  • Lakeview Room at Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise

Map & Itinerary

Canada & Alaska UTAP28 Map 2020
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™ - Sightseeing

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

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Dining

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

Arriving in Victoria, you’ll be taken to your hotel before a welcome dinner this evening.

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 the crowds have arrived and enjoy breakfast in the original Butchart residence. With access to the gardens before they open to the general public, you’ll relish the chance to inspect the incredible display of blooms in serenity.


Enjoy your Signature Experience this morning.

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  • Breakfast

Ride the ferry across Georgia Strait to Vancouver. If you’d rather, forgo the journey by land and ferry, and take a floatplane flight instead (own expense). On arrival, set off on a guided discovery of the city’s highlights.

Stay: Vancouver, Fairmont Waterfront Hotel

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

After a morning to yourself, treasure the scenery and travel north along the Sea to Sky Highway. Pause at Shannon Falls on the way to Whistler, enjoying dinner later tonight.

Stay: Two Nights, The Westin Whistler Resort and Spa

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

This afternoon, maybe enjoy a floatplane flight, explore Whistler Mountain on a snowcat adventure, enjoy a mountain Jeep safari or ride the Peak 2 Peak Gondola. Adventurous ones may prefer a tree trek or a zip trek.


Whistler is the perfect place for you to take the day as you please. This morning is left up to your preferred Freedom of Choice sightseeing activity, and we’ll have you back at your hotel in time for a well-deserved rest.

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  • Breakfast

You’ll head to Sun Peaks today, visiting Duffey and Seton lakes on the way.

Stay: Sun Peaks Grand Hotel

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Dining

Arrive at your hotel, the Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise, and choose where to have dinner.


Leave Sun Peaks this morning and head for Lake Louise.

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

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

After a tour through the town, meet a Mountie and listen to tales of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police.

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Dining

Choose one of your hotel’s restaurants for dinner tonight.


Admire Moraine Lake on your way to Banff. Be guided through Banff, then meet a local Mountie.

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

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Today 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.

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  • Breakfast

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Dining

Arrive in Jasper and choose where to dine this evening.


Travel along the Icefields Parkway before boarding an Ice Explorer vehicle for a journey onto Athabasca Glacier.

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

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

See Jasper National Park on a Harley-Davidson motorcycle sidecar tour, embark on a Maligne Valley experience by hike or cruise, go rafting down the Athabasca River, or ride the Jasper SkyTram.


After a Freedom of Choice inclusion, the rest of the day is yours.

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  • Breakfast

Relax in 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 to Vancouver. 16 Day (UTAP16) guests join the holiday on arrival in Vancouver today.

Stay: Vancouver, Fairmont Waterfront Hotel

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch

Head to the harbour for your cruise.

Stay: Seven Nights: Princess Cruises’ Royal Princess

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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
Misty Fjords with two canoes at the bottom of waterfall

Disembark in Alaska’s picturesque capital 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

Wake to the World Heritage-listed Glacier Bay National Park. Learn from local rangers who explain the geological wonders.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Cruise through College Fjord, with its five tidewater and large valley glaciers.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Enjoy a welcome to the Kenai Princess Wilderness Lodge, complete with a native performance of storytelling, song and dance.


Continue on to Cooper Landing. Visit the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center and head to the Kenai Princess Wilderness Lodge.

Stay: Two Nights, Cooper Landing, Kenai Princess Wilderness Lodge

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Explore the community of Cooper Landing, set off on a nature hike or let the waters of the Kenai River take you on a float trip.


Join a Freedom of Choice inclusion today.

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  • Breakfast

Your journey continues to your next wilderness lodge. Before dinner, enjoy time at leisure.

Stay: Mt McKinley Princess Wilderness Lodge

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Join a mountaineer for a first-hand account of scaling Denali.

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Dining

Tonight, choose one of your resort’s restaurants to have dinner at.


After a Signature Experience, ride a Princess Rail Service dome car into Denali National Park.

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

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

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


After your Tundra Wilderness Tour, look forward to a free evening.

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  • Breakfast

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

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


Set off on a Signature Experience today.

Stay: Two Nights, Fairbanks Princess Riverside Lodge

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  • Breakfast

Take a trip back through Alaska’s gold rush history as you travel along the Tanana Valley Railroad to Gold Dredge 8. Attend a farewell dinner tonight.

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

With a goodbye, you’ll be taken to the airport.

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  • Breakfast

Travel & Accommodation

Experience GoldLeaf Service

Admire panoramic vistas through full-length dome windows and savour gourmet dining aboard the iconic Rocky Mountaineer.

Alaska with Princess Cruises

Stay in a Balcony Stateroom on your seven-night Alaskan voyage with Princess Cruises.

Stay in the Heart of Alaska

Head deep within the wild heart of Alaska, staying at McKinley Chalet Resort in a prestigious Junior Suite.