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APT Luxury – Rockies Explorer and Alaska Cruise – Canadian Rockies Coach Tour

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Total 18 nights

Day 1
Arrival Vancouver

Be met on arrival. Transfer to your hotel before a Welcome Dinner.

Overnight - Vancouver (Dinner included)

Day 2

This morning, enjoy a tour of this beautiful city before spending the day at leisure to explore as you wish.

Overnight - Vancouver (Breakfast included)

Day 3
Rocky Mountaineer, Kamloops

Board the Rocky Mountaineer today and relax in a GoldLeaf carriage as you travel to Kamloops.

Overnight - Kamloops (Breakfast and lunch included)

Day 4
Rocky Mountaineer, Banff

Your rail journey continues into the Canadian Rockies on the way to Banff National Park

Overnight - Banff National Park (Breakfast and lunch included)

Day 5
Banff, Freedom of Choice Sightseeing and Dining

Choose from a range of activities in Banff today. Tonight, enjoy dinner at one of the restaurants within your hotel.

Overnight - Banff National Park (Breakfast and dinner included)

Day 6
Banff, Lake Louise, Freedom of Choice Dining

Today, you’ll Meet a Mountie then ride the Banff Gondola to the top of Sulphur Mountain and tour Banff. Later, travel to Lake Louise and join a Mountain Heritage Guide for a stroll. Tonight, dine at one of the exceptional restaurants in your hotel.

Overnight - Banff (Breakfast and dinner included)

Day 7
Athabasca Glacier, Jasper, Freedom of Choice Dining

Travel the Icefields Parkway and ride onto the Athabasca Glacier. Arrive in Jasper National Park and tonight, dine at one of the restaurants within your lodge.

Overnight - Jasper National Park (Breakfast and dinner included)

Day 8
Mount Robson, Blue River, Sun Peaks

Join the Yellowhead Highway today, stopping to take in views of the south face of Mount Robson. On arrival in Blue River, board a custom-designed boat and skim over the waterways, watching for the grizzly and black bears that are frequently sighted here, as well the caribou, moose, eagles and many other native creatures that call the Monashee Mountains home. Afterwards, enjoy lunch, then continue on to Sun Peaks.

Overnight - Sun Peaks (Breakfast, lunch and dinner included)

Day 9

Journey through the Cariboo region to the alpine resort village of Whistler.

Overnight - Whistler (Breakfast and dinner included)

Day 10
Georgia Strait, Victoria

Travel via Shannon Falls to Horseshoe Bay, then ride the ferry across Georgia Strait to Vancouver Island. Visit Chemainus then continue to Victoria.

Overnight - Victoria (Breakfast included)

Day 11
Victoria, Freedom of Choice Sightseeing

Visit The Butchart Gardens for breakfast and explore the gardens before the crowds arrive. Then choose from a range of activities. Tonight, as the land portion of your trip draws to an end, enjoy a Farewell Dinner.

 Overnight - Victoria (Breakfast and dinner included)

Day 12
Alaskan Inside Passage Cruise

Board your ship and enjoy a Sail Away Dinner at the renowned Pinnacle Grill plus a lunch here on the day of your choosing.

Overnight - MS Volendam (Breakfast and dinner included)

Day 13
Cruise the Inside Passage

Enjoy a full day at sea as your ship cruises along coastal British Columbia and the Alaska Panhandle, gliding past rocky headlands and over the chilly waters of the Inside Passage.

Overnight - MS Volendam (Breakfast, lunch and dinner included)

Day 14
Tracy Arm, Juneau

Cruise through the icy rivers of Tracy Arm before arriving in Juneau, Alaska’s capital. Here, soak up the native Alaskan atmosphere.

Overnight - MS Volendam (Breakfast, lunch and dinner included)

Day 15

Journey to Skagway, a gateway for the gold rush.

Overnight - MS Volendam (Breakfast, lunch and dinner included)

Day 16
Glacier Bay

Absorb the breathtaking sight of Glacier Bay National Park and take in the insightful commentary of local rangers.

Overnight - MS Volendam (Breakfast, lunch and dinner included)

Day 17

Dock in Ketchikan today, set on the shores of the Tongass Narrows near Misty Fjords National Monument.

 Overnight - MS Volendam (Breakfast, lunch and dinner included)

Day 18
The Inside Passage

Continue south through the picturesque Inside Passage.

 Overnight - MS Volendam (Breakfast, lunch and dinner included)

Day 19
Depart Vancouver

Transfer to the airport in Vancouver, where your tour ends.

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Explore the stunning Rocky Mountains and the beautiful alpine villages of Canada’s west coast, journey on the famous Rocky Mountaineer train before enjoying a luxury ocean cruise through Alaska’s awe-inspiring Inside Passage.


No. of nightsLocationAccommodation
2Vancouver, BCThe Fairmont Waterfront Hotel
1Kamloops, BCHotel assigned by Rocky Mountaineer
2Banff National Park, ABThe Fairmont Banff Springs
1Lake Louise, ABThe Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise
1Jasper National Park, ABThe Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge
1Sun Peaks, BCSun Peaks Grand Hotel
1Whistler, BCThe Westin Whistler Resort & Spa
2Victoria, BCHotel Grand Pacific
7Alaska CruiseHolland America MS Volendam


'Rockies Explorer & Alaska Cruise - ATP' Inclusions

  • Travel with a maximum of 40 guests on your luxury land journey
  • Two-day rail journey on the Rocky Mountaineer in a GoldLeaf carriage
  • Seven-night Inside Passage cruise in a Verandah Stateroom on board
  • Holland America Line’s ms Volendam
  • Complimentary beer and wine with dinner aboard your cruise
  • Dedicated Canadian APT Tour Director
  • All gratuities and airport transfers
  • A guaranteed mountain-view room at The Fairmont Banff Springs
  • A guaranteed Lakeview Room at The Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise
  • A comprehensive range of included sightseeing activities
  • Prices include port charges, gratuities and sundries
  • Prices are for cruise/land/rail only
  • Please ensure your onward flight from Vancouver departs no earlier than 1pm
  • A 12 Day land-only tour is also available, refer to Days 1-12. Tour Code: UT12BEV
  • Triples available on request. Triple rooms may only contain two beds in one room

Financial Protection

By booking this complete package with Complete North America you benefit from reduced rates on flights, accommodation and car rental along with complete financial protection. Package holidays are sold by Complete North America Limited as a member of the Hays Travel Independence Group. All payments will be handled by Hays Travel Limited and will be financially protected by the Civil Aviation Authority under Hays Travel Limited's ATOL Number 10531. The ATOL scheme ensures that you will not lose the money you have paid over and will not be stranded abroad should the ATOL holder fail.

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