Duration 16 days
Travel via cruise ship through the calm, protected waters of the Inside Passage, through glacier-carved fjords, snowcapped mountains and lush forests of Sitka spruce and the western hemlock.
Vancouver – Inside Passage Cruise (7 Nights)
Transfer to Canada Place to board Holland America Line’s ms Koningsdam.
Cruise the Inside Passage
With most of Southeast Alaska accessible only by boat or plane, cruise the Inside Passage for a unique view.
Cruise Tracy Arm and Juneau
The dramatic Sawyer Glaciers at the end of Tracy Arm are framed by mountains and bathed in the blue hue of the ice. Arrive in Juneau, where you can shop downtown, kayak, dogsled, raft or flightsee.
Cruise to Skagway, Alaska
Step into the town’s colourful past at the Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park.
Cruise Glacier Bay, Alaska
From the comfort of your ship, enjoy pristine wilderness of Glacier Bay National Park.
Go ashore in Ketchikan for an optional guided tour through town or a harbour cruise.
Cruise the Inside Passage
Today is a day of relaxation as you cruise back to Vancouver.
Sail into Vancouver Harbour this morning. After disembarking, transfer to the hotel and join your trip on Day 1 for a Welcome Reception at 6 p. m.
Meal: Breakfast,Welcome Reception
Vancouver – Strait of Georgia – Victoria (2 Nights)
Embark on a morning sightseeing tour of Vancouver’s historic neighbourhoods. Savour the smells of freshly steamed Siopao in Chinatown and admire the Victorian façades of Gastown as you make your way to the leafy sanctuary of Stanley Park to view First Nations totem poles. We continue by ferry to Vancouver island and Connect with Locals during a Be My Guest lunch visit to a family-owned working farm, where we’ll enjoy fresh farm-to-table flavours. Later, we enjoy some sightseeing in Victoria.
Hotel: Chateau Victoria
Meal: Breakfast,Be My Guest
Embrace the Garden City status of Victoria as you greet the day with breakfast at Butchart Gardens, a 55-acre showcase of gorgeous floral gardens that have colourfully transformed a once unused quarry. Spend the rest of the day at leisure exploring the walkable capital of British Columbia.
Victoria – Kamloops
The soul-stirring sounds of the Shuswap melodies welcome us, as we gain insights into First Nation traditions and culture. Indulge in dinner followed by s’mores roasted on an open fire with a Local Specialist.
Hotel: South Thompson Inn
Kamloops – Mount Robson – Jasper National Park (2 Nights)
Visit the British Columbia Wildlife Park, where you get a chance to view wildlife. Then, journey into majestic Rocky Mountain territory today, stopping for a jaw-dropping view of UNESCO-listed Mount Robson, the giant among giants and highest peak in the Canadian Rockies. Continue to the raw wilderness of Jasper where we’ll spend the next two nights.
Hotel: Chateau Jasper
Jasper National Park Sightseeing
Join an interpretive walk at Maligne Canyon this morning. Later, take to the aqua waters and cruise Maligne Lake to Spirit Island (seasonal), admiring views of its three glaciers and Spirit Island. Tonight, indulge in a Regional Dinner.
Meal: Breakfast,Regional Dinner
Jasper – Athabasca Glacier – Lake Louise – Banff National Park (2 Nights)
The icy fingers of the Columbia Icefield beckon and we journey along the Icefields Parkway to Athabasca Glacier. Cross its icy terrain on board a specially designed Ice Explorer, then travel to Banff National Park in the heart of the Rockies, Admire the reflection of the Victoria Glacier in the calm, clear waters of Lake Louise before you settle in for an evening at leisure.
Hotel: Banff Park Lodge
Join a Local Specialist and learn about his experiences as a retired Mountie and the history of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police. Spend the afternoon exploring the rugged beauty of Banff, from its postcard viewpoint of Surprise Corner to Bow Falls. Tonight, we join our newfound friends for a Farewell Dinner to toast the end of our unforgettable encounter with Canada’s Rockies.
Meal: Breakfast,Farewell Dinner
Banff – Depart Calgary
Descend from the glorious Canadian Rockies and transfer to Calgary International Airport or to the Westin Calgary if you are extending your stay.
(price per person)
|Sat 02 May 2020||Sun 17 May 2020||£4,140
|Sat 09 May 2020||Sun 24 May 2020||£4,115|
|Sat 16 May 2020||Sun 31 May 2020||£4,215|
|Sat 23 May 2020||Sun 07 Jun 2020||£4,340
|Sat 30 May 2020||Sun 14 Jun 2020||£4,485
|Sat 06 Jun 2020||Sun 21 Jun 2020||£4,715|
|Sat 13 Jun 2020||Sun 28 Jun 2020||£4,685|
|Sat 04 Jul 2020||Sun 19 Jul 2020||£4,715|
|Sat 11 Jul 2020||Sun 26 Jul 2020||£4,715
|Sat 18 Jul 2020||Sun 02 Aug 2020||£4,715
|Sat 25 Jul 2020||Sun 09 Aug 2020||£4,765
|Sat 01 Aug 2020||Sun 16 Aug 2020||£4,765
|Sat 08 Aug 2020||Sun 23 Aug 2020||£4,765
|Sat 15 Aug 2020||Sun 30 Aug 2020||£4,765
|Sat 29 Aug 2020||Sun 13 Sep 2020||£4,585
|Sat 05 Sep 2020||Sun 20 Sep 2020||£4,585
|Sat 12 Sep 2020||Sun 27 Sep 2020||£4,440
|Sat 19 Sep 2020||Sun 04 Oct 2020||£4,265
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