Drive through Canada's Pacific Rim National Park, view the monumental Rocky Mountains & then embark on an unforgettable journey from Vancouver to Alaska encountering some of the worlds most scenic waterways & stunning wildlife.
• International flights with Air Transat
• Seat selection on board the flights
• 7 nights' standard hotel accommodatiom
• 7 nights aboard Holland America Line Nieuw Amsterdam - Inside Cabin
• 8 days Intermediate car hire with Avis including loss damage waiver, third party liability coverage & zero excess
• Return ferry crossing between Vancouver & Vancouver Island
• Full board on the cruise
Day 1 - Arrive in Vancouver
Pick up your car hire at the airport and drive to your downtown hotel. Rated as one of the most livable cities in the world, Vancouver is world-class. With ample of shopping options and plenty of attractions to visit, you will not get bored. Why not try out some of the best foodie tours in Canada whilst in Vancouver, or take a day trip up to Whistler via the stunning Sea to Sky Highway. One night in Vancouver.
Day 2 - Drive to Whistler
Journey into the Pacific Coastal mountains today to Whistler, a vibrant year-round resort nestled between Whistler and Blackcomb mountains. Overnight in Whistler.
Day 3 - Whistler
Today spend time enjoying the delights of Whistler. Between golf, zip-lining or just relaxing at the spa, the charming village has a lot to offer.
Day 4 Ferry to Vancouver Island
Drive along the Sea to Sky highway to Horseshow Bay where you'll get your ferry crossing to Vancouver IslanD experience the incredible natural beauty of the Pacific Rim National Park. Overnight in Pacific Rim National Park.
Day 5 - Ucluelet - Pacific Rim National Park
Your day at leisure to explore the rugged coastline along the network of hiking trails or walk the shoreline of Long beach. Overnight Pacific Rim National Park.
Day 6 - Ucluelet - Pacific Rim National Park
Today, why not board a Zodiac boat to take a captivating bear watching excursion. Enrich your experience with a visit to the Himwitsa Art Gallery. Overnight in Ucluelet.
Day 7 - Ferry to Vancouver
Take the scenic ferry ride back to Vancouver. Keep your eyes peeled for marine life! Overnight in Vancouver.
Day 8 - Vancouver to Alaska with Holland America Line
Arrive independently at the cruise terminal at Vancouver’s picturesque Canada Place. Your cruise departs at 4.30pm.
Day 9 - Scenic cruising the Inside Passage
The Inside Passage is an enchanting scenic waterway stretching from Vancouver to Alaska, including some of Alaska’s beautiful islands along the way.
Day 10 - Cruise Tracy Arm en route to Juneau, Alaska
Enjoy the sight of the majestic Sawyer Glacier enroute to Juneau, Alaska’s capital city where you will enjoy your first stop. Night at sea.
Day 11 - Skagway, Alaska
Arrive in Skagway, a historical town where you can spend the day discovering the fascinating Gold Rush stories. Night at sea.
Day 12 - Glacier Bay
Enjoy a day of cruising through the astounding Glacier Bay. Keep your camera handy – it’s a wildlife lover’s dream with Humpback and Killer whales frequently spotted.
Day 13 - Ketchikan, Alaska
Arrive in Ketchikan. Circled by lush green landscape and mountains sprouting out of the waters, the area is breathtakingly beautiful. Explore the historical town.
Day 14 - Scenic cruising the Inside Passage
Returning to Vancouver you will cruise back down the scenic Inside Passage. Keep your eyes peeled for the enchanting wildlife en route.
Day 15 - Fly From Vancouver
Arrive at 7am. Spend time exploring the sights of this beautiful coastal city. Enjoy some souvenir shopping before heading to the airport for your flight home.
ESTA online application for entry to the USA
Important: All cruise passengers must complete the online Visa Waiver form by visiting https://esta.cbp.dhs.gov which is needed for entry into the US at a cost of $14 per person.
You must complete an ESTA application at least 72 hours before flying. Any traveller who fails to complete an ESTA application at least 3 days before departure will almost certainly be refused entry into the country under new US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) regulations. If you are even considering visiting the States, it's worth filling out an ESTA application now as they are valid for two years. Important: If you are refused entry because you do not hold the correct travel documents or have had your application for ESTA rejected - you will NOT be entitled to any form of refund or covered by your travel insurance policy.Want to alter anything?
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Selected dates between May and September 2018
Price based on London Gatwick departure airport, please call for any other departure airport