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Luxury

Eastern Canada, USA, Rockies Explorer and Alaska Cruise

Montreal to Vancouver
36 Days Request Quote
Trip Code: UTE36
  • 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 67 meals
  • Expert APT tour director and cruise liaison
  • GoldLeaf service on the Rocky Mountaineer
  • Guaranteed verandah on your cruise
  • Transfers, port charges, porterage and gratuities
  • Tour The Breakers – one of the famous Newport Mansions of Rhode Island

Map & Itinerary

Canada & Alaska Map 2022-2023 UTE36
Montreal 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™

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

Welcome to Montreal. We’ll meet you on arrival and transfer you to your luxurious hotel.

Stay: Two Nights, Montreal, Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth

Join a welcome breakfast before discovering Montreal with a local guide. This beautiful city has a distinctive French flair and is home to 18th-century facades and heritage churches, including the Notre-Dame Basilica. Tonight, enjoy dinner with a Quebecois flavour.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

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


Head for Ile d’Orleans, a food lover’s paradise. In Quebec City, set out on a guided tour.

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

Daily :
  • 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.


The choice is yours when it comes to today’s sightseeing options. The rest of the afternoon has been left free for you to keep exploring.

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Your journey continues today as you travel into the province of Ontario on the way to Ottawa, the Canadian capital. Arrive at your magnificent hotel and relax over dinner.

Stay: Two Nights, Ottawa, Fairmont Chateau Laurier

Daily :
  • 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 your day with a guided discovery, pausing at Parliament Hill among other sites. Afterwards, set out on your chosen activity.

Daily :
  • Breakfast

Set off on a cruise through the Thousand Islands. Later, you’ll arrive in Toronto.

Stay: Two Nights, Toronto, Fairmont Royal York

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
castle surrounded by water with bridge to island

Set off on a discovery of the city, including a visit to the CN Tower.

Daily :
  • Breakfast

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, and then Niagara Falls. Maybe take a helicopter flight (own expense) before cruising to the base of the falls.

Stay: Hilton Niagara Falls Fallsview, in a Fallsview Room

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Today, head for the USA and Lancaster.

Stay: Lancaster Arts Hotel

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Discover Pennsylvania Amish Country this morning where a local Amish guide will take you through the region. Horse-drawn carts and thick crops are plentiful.

Stay: Two Nights, InterContinental The Willard Washington DC

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

We’ve all heard stories and seen pictures of the USA’s icons, and today presents the chance to pay a visit to a few of the former fables. Pass by the White House before stopping at the Washington Monument and the Lincoln Memorial to name a few. After the tour, you’ll have the rest of the day to explore.

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  • Breakfast

Take some time to see the sites of Philadelphia before arriving in the Big Apple.

Stay: Three Nights, New York City, Lotte New York Palace

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

With a local guide, discover the sites of well-known film and television shows, seeing trendy hot-spots and classic landmarks such as Broadway, Wall Street and Times Square. The rest of the day is put aside for you to enjoy at leisure.

Daily :
  • Breakfast

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™

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 & Museum. For those seeking iconic city views, ascend 102 stories to the One World Observatory.


Choose your sightseeing this morning.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Visit The Breakers, one of the famous Newport Mansions which was inspired by 16th-century Italian palaces.


Head to Newport before continuing to Boston.

Stay: Two Nights, Boston, Fairmont Copley Plaza

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  • Breakfast
front view of large white mansion on green hill sunny day

Begin your morning with a discovery of Boston. Then the afternoon is yours.

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Fly to Vancouver today (flight not included).

Stay: Two Nights, Vancouver, Fairmont Waterfront Hotel

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

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


Discovery the city’s sights with your tour director.

Daily :
  • Breakfast

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)

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch

Carve your way through the Canadian Rockies all the way to Banff National Park.

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

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch

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.

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™

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


Choose your activity today.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Meet a Mountie and listen to tales of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police.

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™

Choose where to have dinner.


Tour Banff then travel via Moraine Lake to Lake Louise.

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

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™

Choose where to dine at your lodge.


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 National Park.

Stay: Jasper National Park, Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Take in views of Mt Robson on your way to Sun Peaks. Enjoy dinner at your hotel.

Stay: Sun Peaks Grand Hotel

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

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

Stay: The Westin Whistler Resort & Spa

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  • Breakfast

Travel along the Sea-to-Sky highway and take your BC Ferries service to Vancouver Island. Or, 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 in the original Butchart residence.


A special dinner is served for you and your fellow travellers.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
Butchart Gardens during the daytime, Canada

Head to Vancouver and board your ship.

Stay: Seven Nights, Holland America Line’s Volendam in a Vista Suite

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Spend today on board, gliding past rocky headlands and over the icy waters of the picturesque Inside Passage.

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  • 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
Three glacier flowing from the mountains into Glacier Bay

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

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