9-day Luxury Land Tour with optional 7-night Inside Passage Cruise

 

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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.APT Luxury logo

 

  • 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.

    SIGNATURE INVITATIONS
    √ 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™
    SIGHTSEEING INCLUSIONS
    √ Enjoy a choice of activities in Banff
    DINING INCLUSIONS
    √ Choose from a range of restaurants during your time in Banff, at Lake Louise and in Jasper.

    OUTSTANDING ACCOMMODATION
    √ 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

    APT Banff Springs Hotel
    The Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel

    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

    APT Moraine Lake
    Moraine Lake

    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

    RM Panorama
    Rocky Mountaineer

    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

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    Inside Passage cruise

    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

    APT Vancouver aerial
    Vancouver

    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
    Double
    £
    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
    UT9JWC
    2016
    Tour prices in £’s per person based
    on two adults sharing a double room
    Double
    £
    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.

    PLEASE NOTE:

    * 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 enquiries@justamerica.co.uk

    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.

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