Rugged Alaska, Yukon and Glacier Cruise - 2017
DestinationNorth America: Canada
Duration 24 days
Was: $15395pp
Save $1700* per couple
Exchange price $14545* pp
includes $199 exchange fee per couple/booking

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Two departures only Tour Exchange Available

Features

Travel through the awe-inspiring Canadian Rockies in luxury before an In-depth trip through Alaska. Cruise the Inside Passage then travel into Alaska’s heartland, experiencing the remote communities of Fairbanks, Denali and Dawson City.

 Trip Highlights

  •     Meet a Mountie in Banff
  •     Take a stroll by Lake Louise with an expert Mountain Heritage Guide
  •     Spot bears on a Blue River Safari
  •     Explore The Butchart Gardens
  •     Enjoy an evening at the Music of Denali Musical Theatre
  •     Embark on a Tundra Wilderness Tour
  •     Take to the waters and cruise through Fairbanks aboard a sternwheeler
  •     Ride the White Pass and Yukon Route Railway in Whitehorse
  •     Enjoy a Sail Away Dinner on board your Holland America Line ship


Included Experiences

  •     Everything as detailed, including gratuities and airport transfers
  •     GoldLeaf service on your Rocky Mountaineer rail journey
  •     Four-night Holland America Line Inside Passage cruise
  •     APT's Freedom of Choice Inclusions in five locations
  •     A total of 50 meals, as well as beer and wine with dinner on your cruise


Trip Notes

  •     Itinerary and inclusions subject to change
  •     The Alaska and Yukon land journey has been exclusively customised for APT by Holland America Line
  •     Please ensure your onward flight from Vancouver departs no earlier than 1pm
  •     Flight from Vancouver to Anchorage is not included
  •     Flight from Fairbanks to Dawson City is included
  •     Prices include port charges, gratuities and sundries
  •     Price is for land, cruise, rail and flight from Fairbanks to Dawson City.  Flights not specified are not included

Highlights

 Itinerary

Day 1. Arrive Vancouver
Be met on arrival and transferred to your hotel before a Welcome Dinner.
Stay: Four Seasons Hotel Vancouver

    Daily Meals Included:
    • Dinner

Day 2. Vancouver, Rocky Mountaineer, Kamloops
Board the Rocky Mountaineer and relax in the comfort of your GoldLeaf carriage.
Stay: Kamloops, hotel as assigned by Rocky Mountaineer (Kamloops has limited accommodation - two or three-star hotels)

    Daily Meals Included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch

Day 3. Kamloops, Rocky Mountaineer, Banff
Continue your Rocky Mountaineer journey.
Stay: Two Nights: Banff National Park, The Fairmont Banff Springs

    Daily Meals Included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch

Day 4. Banff
Select your activity, then dine at one of the restaurants in your hotel.

    Daily Meals Included:
    • Breakfast
    • Dinner

Day 5. Banff, Lake Louise
Meet a Mountie and ride the Banff Gondola. Later, join a Mountain Heritage Guide for a stroll. Tonight, choose where to dine.
Stay: Banff National Park, The Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise in a Lakeview Room

    Daily Meals Included:
    • Breakfast
    • Dinner

Day 6. Banff, Athabasca Glacier, Jasper
Travel along the Icefields Parkway to Peyto Lake then journey onto Athabasca Glacier. Continue onwards to Jasper.
Stay: Jasper National Park, The Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge

    Daily Meals Included:
    • Breakfast
    • Dinner

Day 7. Jasper, Mt Robson, Blue River, Sun Peaks
Stop to view Mt Robson then continue to Blue River. Here, board a boat in search of grizzly and black bears. After, enjoy lunch and continue on to the village of Sun Peaks.
Stay: Sun Peaks Grand Hotel

    Daily Meals Included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner

Day 8. Sun Peaks, Whistler
Sit back and enjoy today's journey through the rugged Cariboo region to Whistler.
Stay: The Westin Whistler Resort and Spa

    Daily Meals Included:
    • Breakfast
    • Dinner

Day 9. Whistler, Georgia Strait, Victoria
Travel along the Sea to Sky Highway then take the ferry across Georgia Strait to Victoria.
Stay: Two Nights: Vancouver Island, Victoria Marriott Inner Harbour Hotel

    Daily Meals Included:
    • Breakfast
    • Dinner

Day 10. Victoria, The Butchart Gardens
Visit The Butchart Gardens and enjoy breakfast in the original Butchart residence. Afterwards, choose your activity.

    Daily Meals Included:
    • Breakfast

Day 11. Victoria, Vancouver
Ride the ferry to Vancouver. Tour the city then explore the Capilano Suspension Bridge Park.
Stay: Four Seasons Hotel Vancouver

    Daily Meals Included:
    • Breakfast
    • Dinner

Day 12. Vancouver, Anchorage
Farewell Vancouver and fly to Anchorage, Alaska's largest city (flight not included).
Stay: Anchorage, Hotel Captain Cook

    Daily Meals Included:
    • Breakfast

Day 13. Anchorage, Denali National Park
Ride the McKinley Explorer train into Denali National Park. Settle in then be treated to an entertaining night at the Music of Denali Musical Theatre.
Stay: Two Nights: Denali National Park, McKinley Chalet Resort (or similar)

    Daily Meals Included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner

Day 14. Denali National Park
Watch for wildlife on a Tundra Wilderness Tour through Denali National Park.

    Daily Meals Included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch

Day 15. Denali National Park, Fairbanks
Travel to Fairbanks and cruise along the Chena river aboard a sternwheeler.
Stay: Westmark Fairbanks Hotel (or similar)

    Daily Meals Included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner

Day 16. Fairbanks, Dawson City
Fly to Dawson City (flight included) in Canada’s remote Yukon Territory. Tonight, take in a show at the Klondike-style Diamond Tooth Gertie's Gambling Hall.
Stay: Two Nights: Dawson City, Westmark Inn

    Daily Meals Included:
    • Breakfast
    • Dinner

Day 17. Dawson City
Select your sightseeing activity.

    Daily Meals Included:
    • Breakfast

Day 18. Dawson City, Whitehorse
Travel through the wild landscapes of the Yukon to the city of Whitehorse.
Stay: The Westmark Whitehorse Hotel

    Daily Meals Included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner

Day 19. Whitehorse, Skagway
Today, enjoy a ride on the White Pass and Yukon Route railway to Skagway.
Stay: Westmark Hotel Skagway (or similar)

    Daily Meals Included:
    • Breakfast
    • Dinner

Day 20. Skagway, Embark Ship
Board your ship and enjoy a private Sail Away Dinner at the Pinnacle Grill.
Stay: Four Nights: Holland America Line’s ms Nieuw Amsterdam in a Verandah Stateroom

    Daily Meals Included:
    • Breakfast
    • Dinner

Day 21. Glacier Bay National Park
Cruise Glacier Bay National Park today.

    Daily Meals Included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner

Day 22. Ketchikan
Spend the day exploring Ketchikan.

    Daily Meals Included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner

Day 23. The Inside Passage
Be enamoured by the icy scenery of the Inside Passage as your ship cruises south.

    Daily Meals Included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner

Day 24. Disembark Ship, Depart Vancouver
Disembark your ship and to the airport.

    Daily Meals Included:
    • Breakfast

Rugged Alaska, Yukon and Glacier 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