23 Day Rockies & Alaskan Adventure

Experience the Canadian Rockies by land and the Rocky Mountaineer Rail followed by an Inside Passage cruise to pristine Alaska. Over 23 days experience these wild and beautiful locations.

Price Includes

Seven-night Holland America Line Alaskan cruise
Two-day Rocky Mountaineer rail journey in SilverLeaf Service 
15 nights premium accommodation including stays at Mike Wiegele Heli Village and Emerald Lake Lodge
Key sightseeing – All the must-see sights are included with guided sightseeing and experiences, including an Ice Explorer Ride on Athabasca Glacier
Services of a Canadian Travelmarvel Tour Director and Driver
44 meals – 22 breakfasts, 9 lunches and 13 dinners
Welcome Reception and a special Farewell Dinner
Transfers, porterage, tipping, port charges and entrance fees included

Price based on 29 April 2020 departure

Other departures available between April – August 2020, seasonal surcharges may apply.

Bonus

2 for 1 Airfares+
Early Payment Discount#: Save up to $300 per person

Helloworld Travel Exclusive Offer
Save up to $200* per person

Room/Cabin information

Ship Name: Holland America Line 
Room / Cabin Type: Ocean-view Stateroom
Room / Cabin Configuration: Twin/Double

Offer Ends

unless sold out prior. Availability is limited.

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Itinerary

Day 1. Arrive Victoria
Welcome to Victoria where you’ll be met at the airport and then transferred to your hotel. After time to check in and relax, meet your fellow guests and Tour Director at a Welcome Reception later today.
Two Nights: Victoria, Double Tree by Hilton Hotel & Suites or Marriott Inner Harbour.

Day 2. Victoria
Enjoy a short orientation tour of Victoria before visiting The Butchart Gardens. Among the most famous gardens in the world, The Butchart Gardens are more than a hundred years old and have a distinctive style all of their own. Explore the beautiful plants and
floral displays on show. B

Day 3. Victoria, Whistler
Drive to Chemainus before boarding a ferry across the Georgia Strait to Horseshoe Bay. Travel along the scenic Sea to Sky Highway with a stop at Shannon Falls on your way to Whistler. Alternatively, perhaps take a floatplane flight across the Georgia Strait to Whistler (own expense).
Stay: Aava Whistler Hotel. B

Day 4. Whistler, Kamloops
Journey to Kamloops and enjoy time at leisure to explore.
Stay: Kamloops, South Thompson Inn. BD

Day 5. Kamloops, Jasper
The day ahead promises alpine scenery on your way to fairytale Jasper National Park. En route you’ll pass the majestic Mt Robson, which is the highest peak in the Canadian Rockies, before continuing to the mountain resort town of Jasper.
Stay: Jasper, Mountain Park Lodges. B

Day 6. Jasper, Icefields Parkway,
Athabasca Glacier, Emerald Lake Visit Maligne Canyon. Then travel along the Icefields Parkway, stopping at the Columbia Icefield for an Ice Explorer ride onto Athabasca Glacier. Later, arrive at the picturesque Emerald Lake Lodge for an idyllic overnight stay.
Stay: Emerald Lake Lodge. BD

Day 7. Emerald Lake, Lake Louise, Banff
Travel to iconic Lake Louise, known as the ‘Jewel of the Rockies’. Then continue to glacier-fed Moraine Lake (weather permitting). Later, arrive in Banff with time to explore this charming alpine town on a sightseeing tour. This evening, enjoy a wagon ride along Bow
River and a BBQ dinner.
Two Nights: Banff Park Lodge. BD

Day 8. Banff
Today, explore more of Banff or choose from a range of select experiences (own expense). B

Day 9. Rocky Mountaineer, Kamloops
Board the Rocky Mountaineer train this morning and travel through the breathtaking Rockies to Kamloops.
Stay: Kamloops, hotel assigned by Rocky Mountaineer. BL

Day 10. Rocky Mountaineer, Vancouver
Rejoin the Rocky Mountaineer and continue your rail adventure. Later, arrive in Vancouver.
Two Nights: Vancouver, Marriott Pinnacle Downtown Hotel. BL

Day 11. Vancouver
This morning, discover Vancouver on a city sightseeing tour. Then enjoy a day at leisure before a special Farewell Dinner tonight. BD

Day 12. Vancouver, Embark Cruise
After breakfast this morning, transfer to your premium cruise ship. Enjoy time to settle into your cabin, familiarise yourself with life on board and enjoy dinner tonight.
Seven Nights: Holland America Line’s Noordam or Westerdam. BD

Day 13. Inside Passage
Enjoy a full day at sea today. Relax and take in the majestic scenery as your ship cruises through the Inside Passage. BLD

Day 14. Ketchikan
Arrive in Ketchikan today. Here, you’ll have free time to relax and explore. Alternatively, join a walking tour of the town or learn about fascinating Tlingit culture at Saxman Native Village (own expense). BLD

Day 15. Juneau
Today you’ll arrive in Juneau. Here, you may like to experience a dog sled ride on a glacier, sample delicious salmon baked over a fire or even try your hand at panning for gold (own expense). BLD

Day 16. Skagway
This morning, you’ll dock at the port of Skagway. Here you’ll have the opportunity to learn more about gold prospecting or view some of the fascinating local wildlife (own expense). BLD

Day 17. Glacier Bay
Wake up to the incredible sight of Glacier Bay National Park today. Local rangers join you on board to explain the region’s geological wonders and wildlife. BLD

Day 18. Day at Sea
Today you’ll cruise north through the open waters of the Gulf of Alaska. BLD

Day 19. Disembark Cruise, Seward, Anchorage
Disembark in Seward before travelling to Anchorage via the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Centre. Here you’ll learn about Alaska’s remarkable wildlife from grizzly bears to bald eagles. Then continue to Anchorage for an overnight stay.
Stay: Anchorage Hotel. B

Day 20. Anchorage, Denali
Travel by train today on the McKinley Explorer to Denali.
Two Nights: Denali, McKinley Chalet Resort. BD

Day 21. Denali National Park
Journey into the heart of Denali National Park on a day tour. Watch for wildlife such as moose, caribou, grizzly bears and wolves. Learn about the work of wildlife biologists and see why conservation is so paramount to this part of Alaska. B

Day 22. Denali, Fairbanks
Cruise the Chena River aboard a sternwheeler in Fairbanks today.
Stay: Westmark Fairbanks Hotel. BLD

Day 23. Depart Fairbanks
Transfer to the airport for your onward flight home. B

B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner

 

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*Conditions apply. Prices correct as at 21 May 2019 but may fluctuate if surcharges, fees, taxes or currency change. Offers subject to availability. Agents may charge service fees, rates vary. Payments by credit card will incur a surcharge. Airfare not included unless otherwise stated. Where airfare is included, prices are in return economy. Flight restrictions apply. All savings and bonus nights (if applicable) are included in the advertised price.
Price based on URABWI23: 29 April 2020. Price is inclusive of an Early Payment Discount of $300 pp. Price based on Ocean-View Stateroom on the Holland America Line cruises. 
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