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Luxury

Eastern Coast USA, Rockies Explorer & Alaska Cruise

New York City to Vancouver
28 Days Request Quote
Trip Code: UTE28
  • Trip Highlights
  • Map & Itinerary
  • Travel & Accommodation

Trip Highlights

Rhode Island's Elite

Soar over the region's famous estates on a magical heli-flightseeing journey.

Get to know the locals

The Royal Canadian Mounted Police are true icons, and you'll love hearing their stories when you Meet a Mountie.

The Bridge and Beyond

Head to the Capilano Suspension Bridge Park to enjoy a breakfast with sensational views before a nature tour.

Your Vacation Includes

  • Freedom of Choice Inclusions in four locations
  • Luxury dining - a total of 54 meals
  • Expert APT tour director and cruise liaison
  • Lakeview Room at Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise
  • GoldLeaf service on the Rocky Mountaineer
  • Guaranteed verandah on your cruise
  • Transfers, port charges, porterage and gratuities

Map & Itinerary

Canada & Alaska UTE28 Map 2020
New York City to Vancouver

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

Welcome to the Big Apple for your Small Group Journey! On arrival, be taken to your hotel.

Stay: Three Nights, New York, JW Marriot Essex House

Meet over a welcome breakfast before setting off to discover the famous city. Gather for dinner this evening.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
Skyscraper buildings across a vast huge city, USA

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

You might like to visit New York City’s Statue of Liberty and cruise to Ellis Island. Alternatively, pay a visit to the National September 11 Memorial and Museum or ascend 102 stories in 47 seconds to the One World Observatory.


Choose how you would like to spend your last full day in New York City.

Daily :
  • Breakfast

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

In Newport, you’ll enjoy breathtaking views of the Rosecliff Mansion, Marble House, The Breakers and many other famous residences, on a heli-flightseeing excursion.


You’ll say goodbye to New York City after breakfast. Snake along the coast to Rhode Island before reaching Newport. Enjoy two Signature Experiences today.

Stay: Newport, Hotel Viking

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

You’re in for a treat this evening; an authentic clambake is on the menu.


Board a ferry to Oak Bluffs, visiting a fruitful cranberry bog beforehand. Spend the afternoon exploring the island before dinner.

Stay: Three Nights, Martha’s Vineyard, Harbor View Hotel and Resort

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

A tour of Martha’s Vineyard makes sure you get to Vineyard Haven, the gingerbread cottages of Oak Bluffs and Edgartown. The afternoon is yours to spend at leisure.

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  • Breakfast

Rejoin a ferry at Oak Bluffs and cruise to Nantucket, a tiny island off the coast of Cape Cod, with time to explore at leisure.

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

On your way to Boston, you’ll stop in at the John F. Kennedy Hyannis Museum and learn about the legacy of President Kennedy.

Stay: Two Nights, Boston, Fairmont Copley Plaza

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  • Breakfast

Explore the city with your guide, and stop by Harvard University. Later on, enjoy an afternoon at leisure before a special dinner.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Fly to Vancouver today (flight not included) to start your Classic Journey.

Stay: Two Nights, Vancouver, Fairmont Waterfront Hotel

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Enjoy an exclusive breakfast at the Capilano Suspension Bridge Park’s Cliff House Restaurant.


After your Signature Experience, explore the city.

Daily :
  • Breakfast

Relax and soak up the views from your bi-level glass-dome carriage in GoldLeaf Service.

Stay: Kamloops, hotel as assigned by Rocky Mountaineer (three-star accommodation)

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch

Carve your way through the Rockies.

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

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch

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.

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Dining

This evening, dine at one of your hotel’s restaurants.


Your day is spent with Freedom of Choice sightseeing and dining activities.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

This morning, meet a Mountie and listen to tales of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police.


After meeting a Mountie, explore Banff. Travel via Moraine Lake to Lake Louise and choose where to have dinner this evening.

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

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Dining

Choose where to have dinner at your lodge tonight.


Travel along the Icefields Parkway, stop at the Columbia Icefield and journey onto Athabasca Glacier.

Stay: Jasper National Park, Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Head for the Monashee Mountains, known as Grizzly Bear Valley, and set off on a Blue River Safari.


Take in views of Mt Robson as you travel along the Yellowhead Highway. Enjoy a Signature Experience later.

Stay: Sun Peaks Grand Hotel

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Travel through the Coast Mountains, stopping at Seton and Duffey lakes.

Stay: The Westin Whistler Resort and Spa

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  • Breakfast

Travel south to Horseshoe Bay and continue to Chemainus before arriving in Victoria. If you’d rather forgo the journey by land and ferry, take a floatplane flight instead (own expense).

Stay: Two Nights, Victoria, Hotel Grand Pacific

Daily :
  • Breakfast

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Visit The Butchart Gardens before the general public is granted access, and enjoy an exclusive breakfast.


After your Signature Experience, a special dinner is served for you and your fellow travellers.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Return to Vancouver and board your ship for a cruise through Alaska’s Inside Passage. This afternoon, settle in and explore the ship.

Stay: Seven Nights, Holland America Line’s Volendam

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Ah the sea! Spend today on board, gliding past rocky headlands and over the icy waters of the Inside Passage, one of the most picturesque sea lanes in the world.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Alaska’s capital, Juneau, is set at the foot of the mountain peaks on the Gastineau Channel, and outdoor activities are plenty. Disembark and explore at leisure or with an optional excursion (own expense).

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Arrive in Skagway, the Inside Passage’s northernmost point. See heritage buildings, now protected as part of the Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park, and maybe set off on an excursion (own expense).

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Wake among the breathtaking scenery of 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
View of mountains with snow on peaks, Alaska

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

Head through the Inside Passage, taking in the scenery as you near your final port.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Say goodbye as you are taken to the airport.

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  • Breakfast

Travel & Accommodation

The Big Apple

Stay in New York City for three nights, leaving plenty of time to explore the Big Apple.

Experience GoldLeaf Service

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

Glacier Bay National Park

See the natural wonder of Glacier Bay National Park as a part of your Inside Passage cruise.

Our people are passionate about dreaming up once-in-a-lifetime experiences for our guests and making them possible