Rockies Odyssey and Alaska Cruise - 2017
DestinationNorth America: Canada
Duration 22 days
Was: $12795pp
Save $1350* per couple
Exchange price $12120* pp
includes $199 exchange fee per couple/booking

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Features

Trip Highlights


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

A Jewel of a Lake
The beauty of Lake Louise is spellbinding, and you'll stroll to its edge in the company of an expert guide

Canada's Cultural Hub
The diverse city of Vancouver is the perfect place to explore before embarking on your Inside Passage cruise

Inclusions

  •     All gratuities and airport transfers
  •     GoldLeaf service on your Rocky Mountaineer rail journey
  •     Seven-night Holland America Line Inside Passage cruise
  •     A total of 44 meals as well as beer and wine included with dinner on your cruise
  •     APT's Freedom of Choice Inclusions in five locations
  •     Travel with a maximum of 40 guests on your luxury land journey
  •     Two nights in a guaranteed Lakeview Room at The Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise

 

Highlights

Itinerary

Day 1. Arrive Victoria

Be met on arrival and transfer to your hotel before a Welcome Dinner with your fellow travellers.

Stay: Two Nights: Vancouver Island, Delta Victoria Ocean Pointe Resort and Spa

Daily Meals Included:
• Dinner


Day 2. Victoria, The Butchart Gardens

Visit The Butchart Gardens for breakfast and explore the gardens before the crowds arrive. It's then up to you to decide how to spend your afternoon with six Freedom of Choice activities on offer.

Daily Meals Included:
• Breakfast


Day 3. Victoria, Georgia Strait, Whistler

Today ride the ferry across Georgia Strait, then travel via Shannon Falls to Whistler.

Stay: Two Nights: Whistler, The Westin Whistler Resort and Spa

Daily Meals Included:
• Breakfast
• Dinner


Day 4. Whistler

For an insight into the heritage of Canada’s indigenous people, you’ll enjoy breakfast and a tour at the Squamish Lil’wat Cultural Centre. Set out on your preferred activity this afternoon.

Daily Meals Included:
• Breakfast


Day 5. Whistler, Sun Peaks.

Travel through the rugged Cariboo region to the alpine village of Sun Peaks.

Stay: Sun Peaks Grand Hotel

Daily Meals Included:
• Breakfast
• Dinner


Day 6. Sun Peaks, Blue River, Mt Robson, Jasper

Skim over the waterways of Blue River, watching for the grizzly and black bears that are frequently sighted here. After lunch, pause at Mt Robson on the way to Jasper.

Stay: Two Nights: Jasper National Park, The Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge

Daily Meals Included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch


Day 7. Jasper

Select from a range of activities in Jasper National Park. This evening, enjoy a lakeside barbecue and entertainment from a First Nations group.

Daily Meals Included:
• Breakfast
• Dinner


Day 8. Jasper, Athabasca Glacier, Lake Louise

Travel along the Icefields Parkway then ride onto the Athabasca Glacier. Later, stroll along the Glacier Skywalk, before heading to The Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise.

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

Daily Meals Included:
• Breakfast


Day 9. Lake Louise, Moraine Lake

Visit Moraine Lake, then join an expert Mountain Heritage Guide for a stroll along the shores of Lake Louise. Tonight, dine at one of the restaurants in your hotel.

Daily Meals Included:
• Breakfast
• Dinner


Day 10. Lake Louise, Banff

Explore the mountain town of Banff on a tour, then ride the Banff Gondola. Afterwards, you'll Meet a Mountie. Tonight, dine at one of the restaurants in your hotel.

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

Daily Meals Included:
• Breakfast
• Dinner


Day 11. Banff

Set out on your chosen activity this morning. The remainder of the day is left free for you to explore at your own pace.

Daily Meals Included:
• Breakfast


Day 12. Banff, Rocky Mountaineer, Kamloops

Board the famous Rocky Mountaineer and relax in the comfort of your GoldLeaf carriage as you roll through the Rockies.

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

Daily Meals Included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch


Day 13. Kamloops, Rocky Mountaineer, Vancouver

Your spectacular rail journey continues west today as you make your way to Vancouver.

Stay: Two Nights: Vancouver, The Fairmont Waterfront Hotel

Daily Meals Included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch


Day 14. Vancouver

Explore Vancouver on a guided tour. As the land portion of your journey comes to an end, celebrate with a special dinner.

Daily Meals Included:
• Breakfast
• Dinner


Day 15. Vancouver, Embark Ship

Board your ship and enjoy a Sail Away Dinner at the renowned Pinnacle Grill.

Stay: Seven Nights: Holland America Line in a Verandah Stateroom

Daily Meals Included:
• Breakfast
• Dinner


Day 16. Cruise the Inside Passage

Enjoy a full day at sea as your ship cruises through the idyllic Inside Passage.

Daily Meals Included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner


Day 17. Tracy Arm, Juneau

Cruise to the entrance of Tracy Arm then dock in Juneau, Alaska's capital.

Daily Meals Included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner


Day 18. Skagway

Journey to Skagway, a gateway for the gold rush. Spend time exploring the town where frontier history still lives on.

Daily Meals Included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner


Day 19. Glacier Bay National Park

Wake to the sight of Glacier Bay National Park and enjoy insightful commentary from local rangers who have come aboard.

Daily Meals Included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner


Day 20. Ketchikan

Dock in Ketchikan today, set on the tranquil shores of the Tongass Narrows.

Daily Meals Included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner


Day 21. The Inside Passage

Continue cruising south through the picturesque Inside Passage.

Daily Meals Included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner


Day 22. Disembark Ship, Depart Vancouver

Transfer to the airport in Vancouver where your tour ends.

Daily Meals Included:
• Breakfast

Rockies Odyssey and Alaska Cruise - 2017
*Pricing is per person double occupancy/twin share and based on the deposit of a resort week or equivalent points/credits per booking. All savings depicted are based off of Full Brochure Fare. Government Fees, fuel surcharges and Taxes are additional and subject to change unless otherwise specified. Special rates may not be applicable with other offers. Other restrictions may apply. Pricing is subject to availability and may change at any time and without notice. These offers cannot be used for group bookings. Cancellation, amendment and credit cards fees apply. Rates require a qualified two-bed room resort week deposit or equivalent points/credits. Price includes $199 exchange fee per couple/booking