Bring together two of the finest wilderness resorts in British Columbia, Clayoquot Wilderness resort and Nimmo Bay, and you have the ingredients for a truly special visit to Canada. Clayoquot resort, on Vancouver Island, is true wilderness glamping but these great white tents boast fluffy duvets and antique furnishings, whilst Nimmo Bay, in the heart of the Great bear Rainforest, is an intimate haven of nine cosy wooden lodges. Both boast fabulous food, fine wines and a breath taking selection of activities to choose from.
• International flights with Air Transat departing from London Gatwick in economy class
• Includes seat selection
• 9 nights accommodation
• 3 nights at luxurious Clayoquot Wilderness Resort
• 3 nights at the exquisite Nimmo Bay Wilderness Resort
• Full board at Clayoquot and Nimmo Bay Resorts
• An abundance of activities and sightseeing from whalewatching to bearwatching; hiking to yoga; kayaking to snorkelling and plenty more.
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Day 1 Fly from London to Vancouver/Clayoquot
Touch down in Vancouver, British Columbia, and transfer to the South Terminal where you will join your float plane for the scenic flight across to Clayoquot sound on Vancouver Island, a true wilderness paradise. Enjoy a glass of sparkling wine and settle into your deluxe tent before sitting down for a gourmet dinner made from locally sourced produce. The staff at Clayoquot resort remain on hand through out your stay and will ensure you have the best possible visit to their wilderness retreat.
Day 2-3 Clayoquot
During your stay you have a selection of activities included; a 1 hour indulgent spa treatment, a Walk on the Wild Side tour and a ½ day fully guided salt water fishing trip. There are also numerous other guided activities that you can choose from during your stay including wildlife viewing, hiking, kayaking, horse back riding, mountain biking, archery and rock climbing to name a few. Each evening you can plan the next days activities with the guides, giving you a head start on the day.
Day 4 Clayoquot – Vancouver
After a hearty breakfast it is time to wish your hosts farewell and to fly back across the Strait of Georgia to Vancouver for a one night stay. Whilst your time here is short there is still plenty to see and do. Visit the Granville island market, take a cycle ride around the sea wall of Stanley park or maybe a little retail therapy, all of the big names can be found on Robson street.
Day 5 Vancouver – Nimmo Bay
Start your day with panoramic views of the BC coastline and Vancouver island on your flight up to Port Hardy, located at the top of the island. After arriving at Port Hardy continue your journey with a short 20 minute floatplane flight out to Nimmo Bay. The resort features nine spacious-yet-cozy solid wood cabins: six bay side and three streamside, overlooking a waterfall, all with breath taking views of the surrounding bay. Settle into your cabin, enjoy a delicious dinner and relax on the floating fire dock in preparation of the adventures ahead.
Day 6-7 Nimmo Bay
As an all-inclusive adventure resort, you have access to an incredible selection of included guided activities and excursions that are arranged with the experienced guides, upon arrival to Nimmo Bay. Everything is customized to best suit your level of adventure and desires. View bears or whales from a boat, paddle board or sea kayak, hike some of the numerous trails that run through the old growth forests, enjoy a private picnic on a secluded beach or relax with a spot of yoga on the open floating dock, the choice is yours.
Day 8 Nimmo Bay – Port Hardy
Today you check out and board the floatplane on the resort dock for your return flight to Port Hardy. Due to the departure time from Nimmo Bay you will spend one night in Port hardy before continuing onto Vancouver.
Day 9 Port Hardy – Vancouver
After breakfast, it is time to board your scheduled flight back to Vancouver where you will check into your hotel for one night. The rest of the day is yours to continue exploring this fabulaous city at your leisure. Why not prebook a ticket to Capilano Suspension bridge park or the 4D experience ‘FlyOver Canada’.
Day 10 Fly from Vancouver to London
Your luxury wildlife experience unfortunately must come to an end as you make your way back to the airport for your flight home.Want to alter anything?
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Selected departure dates between May and Sep 2018
Price based on London Gatwick departure airport, please call for other departure airports
Please note prices and availability are subject to change