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Rockies to the Coast & Alaskan Cruise

Discover the natural wonders of Canada and Alaska on your 18 day journey. Ride the luxurious Rocky Mountaineer, visit Lake Louise and cruise through Alaska.

18 Day
From (AUD)
$ 13,295
  • 2018 Calgary > Vancouver

    Explore the many wonders

    Glaciers, pristine lakes, fjords and wild forests, this is the stuff of dreams. Over 18 days, you’ll explore the very best this region has to offer.

    Wind your way across western Canada, visiting highlights such as Banff National Park, Lake Louise and the outdoor playground that is Jasper National Park. Then board the Rocky Mountaineer for two days of non-stop, extraordinary vistas. The cosmopolitan wonders of Vancouver are yours to explore, before you delve deep into the wonders of Alaska on a seven night cruise. Visit Juneau, accessible only via air or sea, and stroll around Skagway, a historic gold rush town. Glacier Bay National Park has got to be seen to be believed and Ketchikan is a paradise if you’re a fan of salmon. Let yourself be charmed by the many natural and cultural wonders that can be found across this journey.

    Tour Code:

    RPCR

    Duration:

    18 Days

    Departure City:

    Calgary

    Return City:

    Vancouver

  • 18 Day Itinerary

    • Day 1 - Calgary

      Welcome to Canada. Your adventure begins with an overnight stay at the Fairmont Palliser. Celebrate the start of your journey with a welcome dinner. Please book flight to arrive prior 5pm.

      Meals included: Dinner

    • Day 2 - Calgary > Banff

      See Canada’s history re-enacted in the Heritage Park Historical Village, the country’s largest living history museum. Later, small town charge welcomes you in Banff, and the Banff Gondola offers phenomenal views of the Rocky Mountains. You’ll feel like royalty in your mountain or valley view room as you check in for your two night Special Stay at the iconic Fairmont Banff Springs, the ‘Castle in the Rockies’.

      Enrich

      Tonight you’ll be treated to an exclusive ‘Rocky Mountain Round Up’ evening of entertainment, fabulous food and western hospitality.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner

    • Day 3 - Banff
      Freechoice

      The choice is yours today to be as active or as leisurely as you like.

      FreechoiceDining

      Enjoy dinner at your choice of restaurant at your hotel.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner

    • Day 4 - Banff > Lake Louise

      Pass mesmerising lakes and towering mountains en route to Lake Louise. For the next two nights, you’ll enjoy a Special Stay in a stunning lakeview room at Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise.

      FreechoiceDining

      Tonight, choose between fine or more casual dining.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner

    • Day 5 - Lake Louise
      Enrich

      Meet a Canadian Mountie wearing the famous red serge. This is a rare opportunity, be sure to take a photo.

      Meals included: Breakfast

    • Day 6 - Icefields Parkway > Jasper

      Take an ‘Ice Explorer’ on the mighty Athabasca Glacier, and perhaps even indulge your inner child with a snowball fight. Walk the Glacier Skywalk to truly appreciate nature’s beauty. Later, check in for a two night stay at the rustic Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge.

      FreechoiceDining

      Tonight, choose from a selection of restaurants at your hotel. A delicious dilemma.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner

    • Day 7 - Jasper
      Freechoice

      Jasper is an outdoor adventure playground. Your chosen activity is sure to be a delightful experience.

      Meals included: Breakfast

    • Day 8 - Rocky Mountaineer > Kamloops

      Enjoy GoldLeaf Service on the legendary Rocky Mountaineer. Relish the full dome windows as majestic Mount Robson towers above you, and charming Moose Lake glistens alongside you. Stay overnight at a Kamloops hotel.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch

    • Day 9 - Rocky Mountaineer > Vancouver

      Fairmont Hotel Vancouver is a city landmark, exclusive to Scenic and your home for the next two nights.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch

    • Day 10 - Vancouver
      Enrich

      Capilano Suspension Bridge Park opens early, exclusively for Scenic, so you can enjoy a tranquil stroll before the crowds arrive.

      Explore the many wondrous sights, tastes and sounds of Vancouver during a city sightseeing tour.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner

    • Day 11 - Vancouver > Alaskan Cruise

      Join your Cruise Director for your luxurious seven night Alaskan voyage on board Holland America Line’s ms Volendam. Keep an eye out for orcas, humpback whales or bald eagles from your verandah stateroom, and each evening, wind down after the days adventures over included drinks with dinner.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner

    • Day 12 - Scenic Cruising

      Celebrate your first day at sea with a festive lunch.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 13 - Juneau

      Continue to Juneau, Alaska’s state capital only accessible by air or sea.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 14 - Skagway

      Take a stroll into the past. Historic shop facades, wooden boardwalks and echoes of the gold rush typify Skagway, the gateway of the Klondike.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 15 - Glacier Bay

      Marvel at the icy drama of Glacier Bay National Park with a steaming cup of soup or hot chocolate in hand. A National Park Service Ranger will interpret the natural wonders and wildlife around you.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 16 - Ketchikan

      Alaska’s last port of call is known as the ‘salmon capital of the world’. Take full advantage while you’re there.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 17 - Scenic Cruising

      Today, just enjoy your elegant cruise southwards. Celebrate the end of a wonderful Canadian & Alaskan adventure at your farewell reception.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 18 - Vancouver

      You’ll arrive in Vancouver today for your onward or homeward bound journey (please book flight to depart after 2pm). If your international flight departs after 5pm, take advantage of our hospitality lounge at the Fairmont Hotel Vancouver.

      Meals included: Breakfast

  • Tour inclusions

    Scenic highlights
    • 3 exclusive Enrich experiences
    • Your choice of 25 Freechoice activities and dining
    • 2 memorable Special Stays
    • 38 meals - 17 breakfasts, 8 lunches and 13 dinners