9-day Luxury Land Tour with optional 7-night Inside Passage Cruise
This wonderful 16 day/15 night escorted coach tour with APTouring includes the very best of the Canadian Rockies including the famous Rocky Mountaineer train through the Rockies and a fabulous 7 night Holland America Lines Cruise through the Inside Passage to Alaska. Using the best hotels, GoldLeaf service on the Rocky Mountaineer and a Verandah Stateroom aboard ship, and with most meals, tips, transfers and excursions included, there’s nothing for you to do but relax and enjoy the stunning scenery, wildlife and culture on this luxurious tour of the Canadian Rockies and the Inside Passage.
Day 1. Arrive Calgary Day 2. Calgary, Banff Day 3. Banff Day 4. Moraine Lake, Lake Louise Day 5. Icefields Parkway, Athabasca Glacier, Jasper Day 6. Rocky Mountaineer, Kamloops Day 7. Vancouver Day 8. Vancouver Day 9. Depart Vancouver/Holland America Line Day 10. Cruise the Inside Passage Day 11. Tracey Arm, Juneau Day 12. Skagway Day 13. Glacier Bay Day 14. Ketchikan Day 15. Cruise the Inside Passage Day 16. Depart Vancouver
Luxury Inclusions, Ultimate Touring
YOUR HOLIDAY PRICE INCLUDES
√ Travel with a maximum of 40 guests.
√ Two-day journey on the Rocky Mountaineer in a GoldLeaf carriage.
√ Dedicated Canadian APT Tour Director.
√ All gratuities and airport transfers.
√ Guaranteed mountain-view room at the Fairmont Banff Springs.
√ Guaranteed lake-view room at the Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise.
√ A comprehensive range of included sightseeing activities.
INSIDE PASSAGE CRUISE EXPERIENCE
√ Seven night Inside Passage cruise in a Verandah Stateroom aboard a Holland America Line ship.
√ Complimentary beer and wine with dinner aboard your cruise.
√ Enjoy three gourmet meals a day on your Inside Passage cruise.
√ Meet a Mountie in Banff.
√ Take a stroll by Lake Louise with a Mountain Heritage Guide.
√ Visit the Yamnuska Wolfdog Sanctuary and learn about the conservation efforts to protect these beautiful animals.
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™
√ Enjoy a choice of activities in Banff
√ Choose from a range of restaurants during your time in Banff, at Lake Louise and in Jasper.
√ Stay two nights in the stunning heart of Vancouver at the Fairmont Waterfront Hotel.
√ Enjoy a superb two-night stay at the Fairmont Banff Springs.
√ Enjoy an overnight stay at the Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise.
√ Relax during an overnight stay at The Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge.
√ Relax with your first night at The Fairmont Palliser in Calgary.
Day 1. Arrive Calgary. Be met at the airport and transferred to your hotel where you’ll enjoy a Welcome Dinner. Stay: Calgary, The Fairmont Palliser Daily Meals Included: D
Day 2. Calgary, Banff, Freedom of Choice Dining. On your way to Banff, you’ll visit the Yamnuska Wolfdog Sanctuary and learn about efforts to protect these animals. Later, tour Banff before choosing which of your hotel’s restaurants to dine at. Stay: Two Nights: Banff National Park, The Fairmont Banff Springs Daily Meals Included: BD
Day 3. Banff, Freedom of Choice Sightseeing. Choose your activity this morning before the rest of the day at leisure. Daily Meals Included: B
Day 4. Banff, Lake Louise, Freedom of Choice Dining. Meet a Mountie and hear tales of the iconic Royal Canadian Mounted Police before riding the Banff Gondola. Continue to Lake Louise via Moraine Lake, and then join a Mountain Heritage Guide for a stroll. Tonight, dine at one of the restaurants within your hotel. Stay: Banff National Park, The Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise Daily Meals Included: BD
Day 5. Lake Louise, Jasper, Freedom of Choice Dining. Travel the Icefields Parkway then visit Peyto Lake. Ride an Ice Explorer onto the Athabasca Glacier. Visit Athabasca Falls on the way to your hotel. Tonight, select where to dine at your lodge. Stay: Jasper National Park, The Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge Daily Meals Included: BD
Day 6. Rocky Mountaineer, Kamloops. Board the Rocky Mountaineer and relax in your GoldLeaf carriage as you descend from the Rockies. Stay: Kamloops, hotel as assigned by Rocky Mountaineer (two or three-star hotels) Daily Meals Included: BL
Day 7. Rocky Mountaineer, Vancouver. Continue your rail journey aboard the Rocky Mountaineer into the Coast Mountains and on to Vancouver. Stay: Two Nights: Vancouver, The Fairmont Waterfront Hotel Daily Meals Included: BL
Day 8. Vancouver. Discover Vancouver during a city tour before leisure time. Enjoy a Farewell Dinner at your hotel. Daily Meals Included: BD
Day 9. Alaskan Inside Passage Cruise. Transfer to the airport today for your return flight to the UK. Passengers continuing for the 7-night Inside Passage cruise will board their ship and enjoy a Sail Away Dinner at the renowned Pinnacle Grill plus a lunch here on the day of your choosing. Stay: Seven Nights: Holland America Line’s ms Volendam, Verandah Stateroom Daily Meals Included: BD
Day 10. Cruise the Inside Passage. Enjoy a day at sea as your ship cruises coastal British Columbia and the Alaska Panhandle. Daily Meals Included: BLD
Day 11. Tracy Arm, Juneau. Cruise to Tracy Arm, then arrive in Alaska’s capital Juneau. Daily Meals Included: BLD
Day 12. Skagway. Journey to Skagway, a former gateway for the gold rush. Daily Meals Included: BLD
Day 13. Glacier Bay Absorb the breathtaking sight of Glacier Bay National Park and take in the insightful commentary of local rangers. Daily Meals Included: BLD
Day 14. Ketchikan Dock in Ketchikan today, set on the shores of the Tongass Narrows near Misty Fjords National Monument. Daily Meals Included: BLD
Day 15. The Inside Passage. Continue south through the picturesque Inside Passage. Daily Meals Included: BLD
Day 16. Depart Vancouver. Transfer to the airport in Vancouver, where your tour ends. Daily Meals Included: B
16 Day/15 night Land/Cruise UT16JWCV 2016
Tour prices in £’s per person based
on two adults sharing a double room
26 Apr* 4315 17 May 4715 07 Jun; 16 Aug 4875 30 Aug 4715 Prices include:
15-nights hotel/cruise accommodation, 35 meals, escorted coach tour transportation, transfers, 7-night Inside Passage Cruise with Holland America, Verandah Stateroom, port charges, complimentary beer and wine aboard your cruise, excursions as per the itinerary, driver and local guide tipping and the services of a professional tour directory.
9 Day/8 night Land tour
Tour prices in £’s per person based
on two adults sharing a double room
26 Apr* 2875 17 May 3155 07 Jun; 16 & 30 Aug 3275 Prices include:
8-nights hotel accommodation, 15 meals, escorted coach tour transportation, transfers, excursions as per the itinerary, driver and local guide tipping and the services of a professional tour directory.
* Itinerary varies slightly – guests will stay at Sawridge Inn on Day 5.
Cruise upgrades are possible – please enquire at the time of booking.
Please ensure your onward flight departs Vancouver no earlier than 1 pm.
Just America will be pleased to assist with transatlantic flights, additional pre and post tour accommodation and onward travel to other destinations within North America. Call Just America for tour availability on 01489 892329 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Exclusive APT Gold Experience
Features include: Fairmont Gold Rooms in Calgary, Vancouver, Banff and at Lake Louise; a Deluxe Room at the Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge; From £215.00 per person, twin share. Please enquire for details.