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Luxury

New England Discovery, Rockies Explorer and Alaska Cruise

Montréal to Vancouver
34 Days Request Quote
Trip Code: UTE34
  • Trip Highlights
  • Map & Itinerary
  • Travel & Accommodation
  • Pricing & Availability

Trip Highlights

A New England Clambake

In Martha's Vineyard, get together for a traditional clambake and feast on a freshly caught seafood

Stunning River Safari

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

Dine in the Pinnacle Grill

Set sail for the Inside Passage and celebrate with a special dinner at Holland America Line's renowned Pinnacle Grill

Your Vacation Includes

  • The services of a dedicated APT Tour Director and Cruise Escort
  • GoldLeaf service on your Rocky Mountaineer rail journey
  • Seven-night Holland America Line Alaska Inside Passage cruise in a guaranteed Verandah Stateroom
  • Freedom of Choice Sightseeing inclusions in six locations
  • A total of 65 meals, as well as complimentary beverages throughout your cruise

Map & Itinerary

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North America Map UTE34 2019

Montréal 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™ - 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

Welcome to Montréal where your Small Group Discovery begins. Be met and transferred to your hotel.

Stay: Two Nights, Montréal, Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth

Enjoy a Welcome Breakfast as you get to know your group of travellers, before heading out to explore this charming French-Canadian city on a guided tour.

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Travel via Burlington to Stowe. Ride a gondola to the summit of Mt Mansfield.

Stay: Stowe Mountain Lodge

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

In Bretton Woods enjoy a meal aboard the Cafe Lafayette Dinner Train.


Head to Bretton Woods today and enjoy an exclusive experience.

Stay: Two Nights, Bretton Woods, Omni Mount Washington Resort

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

Tonight, choose where to dine.


Today, board the Mt Washington Cog Rail. Having opened 150 years ago, this historic cog train continues to carry people to the summit.

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Today’s port of call is Bar Harbor.

Stay: Two Nights, Bar Harbor, The Harborside Hotel

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Discover Acadia National Park. Tonight in Bar Harbor, perhaps taste the Maine lobster.

Daily :
  • Breakfast

En route to Boston, stop at Salem, home of the 1692 Salem Witch Trials.

Stay: Two Nights, Boston, Fairmont Copley Plaza

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

You may like to explore the Boston Tea Party Ship and Museum. Or, enjoy a behind-the-scenes look at Fenway Park, the historic home field of the Boston Red Sox baseball team. Others may like to join the Freedom Trail walking tour, illuminating the history of the American Revolution.


Take in the sights of Boston on a tour. After, choose your sightseeing activity.

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  • Breakfast
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

You’re in for a treat with an authentic clambake tonight.


Arrive at Martha’s Vineyard.

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

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Explore Vineyard Haven, see the gingerbread cottages of Oak Bluffs and visit historic Edgartown, with its rich maritime past.

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  • Breakfast

See Nantucket Island’s historic cottages in the preserved town centre.

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Hop on the ferry to Hyannis for a visit to the John F Kennedy Museum. Take the historic route to Rhode Island’s city of Newport.

Stay: Newport, Hotel Viking (or similar)

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  • Breakfast
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Visit The Breakers, one of the famous Newport Mansions.


The bright lights of New York City beckon this evening.

Stay: Two Nights, New York City, JW Marriott Essex House

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  • Breakfast

Take in the city’s icons on a guided tour. Tonight, enjoy a special dinner.

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Board your flight to Vancouver (flight not included) where your Classic Journey begins. Tonight, enjoy a special dinner.

Stay: Two Nights, Vancouver, Fairmont Waterfront Hotel

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Spend the morning exploring the city with your Tour Director before a free afternoon.

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  • Breakfast

Board the Rocky Mountaineer and enjoy GoldLeaf Service as you travel to Kamloops.

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

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch

Your rail journey continues into the Canadian Rockies on the way to Banff National Park.

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

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
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.

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Dining

Tonight, dine at one of your hotel’s superb restaurants.


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

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

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

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

On the sparkling shores of Lake Louise, join an expert Mountain Heritage Guide and learn about the rich natural history of the area.

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 to the top of Sulphur Mountain. Back on the ground, tour Banff then travel to Lake Louise.

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

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

Tonight, choose where to dine at your lodge in Jasper.


Travel along the Icefields Parkway, one of the most scenic drives in the world. Journey onto Athabasca Glacier and arrive later at your lodge in Jasper National Park.

Stay: Jasper National Park, Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

In Blue River, watch for grizzlies on a river safari. Continue to Sun Peaks.

Stay: Sun Peaks Grand Hotel

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Follow a historic path to Whistler.

Stay: The Westin Whistler Resort and Spa

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Board a ferry to Vancouver Island. Pause in Chemainus then continue to Victoria. Perhaps take a one-hour floatplane flight from Whistler to Victoria (own expense).

Stay: Two Nights, Victoria, Hotel Grand Pacific

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  • Breakfast

Explore The Butchart Gardens before the crowds arrive and enjoy breakfast. Then, select your activity. Tonight, enjoy a special dinner.

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

To celebrate the beginning of your cruise, you’ll be treated to a delightful Sail Away Dinner at the renowned Pinnacle Grill.


Return to Vancouver and board your ship for your Alaska Inside Passage cruise. Enjoy plenty of time to settle in and explore the ship.

Stay: Seven Nights, Holland America Line’s ms Volendam in a Verandah Stateroom

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

The excitement builds today as you open your curtains to the legendary scenery of the Inside Passage. Enjoy a full day at sea as your ship cruises past fjords and tiny islands off the coast of British Columbia.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Cruise to Alaska’s capital, Juneau, set at the foot of the mountain peaks on the Gastineau Channel. Outdoor activities abound here, while the town centre is home to a wealth of cultural attractions. Disembark and choose to explore at leisure or set off on one of the available excursions (own expense).

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Arrive in Skagway, at the Inside Passage’s northernmost point. Once a gateway city for the Klondike Gold Rush, Skagway’s frontier-style atmosphere remains evident today. See many of its colourful heritage buildings now protected as part of the Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park. Here, a variety of excursions are on offer (own expense).

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Wake to the breathtaking sight of World Heritage-listed Glacier Bay National Park, which boasts more actively calving tidewater glaciers than anywhere else. As you cruise through the national park and take in the rivers of ice and sky-high peaks, you’ll benefit from the insightful commentary of local rangers who will come aboard your ship to explain the geological wonders and point out some of the diverse wildlife. You may be among the lucky few to sight whales in the wild. Humpbacks and orcas are plentiful in these waters.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

A cheerful town set on the shores of the Tongass Narrows, Ketchikan and its surrounds present a range of attractions, including Misty Fjords National Monument - one of America’s largest wilderness areas. Disembark and spend the day exploring as you please.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Heading south through the Inside Passage, watch the glorious landscape slip by on your final day at sea. Or relax and make use of the wonderful amenities on board your ship.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Disembark your ship this morning in Vancouver and transfer to the airport.

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  • Breakfast

Travel & Accommodation

Discover New York City

Take a bite out of the Big Apple with a visit to Central Park, the Statue of Liberty and iconic Manhattan

Guaranteed GoldLeaf Service

Enjoy the comfort of GoldLeaf Service aboard the iconic Rocky Mountaineer as you glide past towering peaks

Premier Inside Passage Cruise

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

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