Soak up the Rockies and cruise the Inside Passage.
Enjoy the Rocky Mountains and the beautiful alpine villages of Canada’s west coast on the famous Rocky Mountaineer train before enjoying a luxury ocean cruise through Alaska’s awe-inspiring Inside Passage.
19 Day Rockies Explorer and Alaska Cruise - Vancouver Return to Vancouver Return
- Tour code: UT19BEVV
- Duration: 19 Days
- Departure City: Vancouver Return
- Return City: Vancouver Return
Prices and Dates
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|09 Sep 2017||28 Sep 2017||get quote|
|01 Jul 2017||20 Jul 2017||$13,695||get quote|
|22 Jul 2017||10 Aug 2017||$13,695||get quote|
|29 Jul 2017||17 Aug 2017||$13,695||get quote|
|05 Aug 2017||24 Aug 2017||$13,695||get quote|
|12 Aug 2017||31 Aug 2017||$13,695||get quote|
|09 Sep 2017||28 Sep 2017||$13,195||get quote|
Day By Day
Day 1 Arrive VancouverWelcome to the beautiful city of Vancouver. On arrival, you'll be met and transferred to your hotel. Take some time to relax in your room before meeting your fellow travellers and APT Tour Director at a Welcome Dinner.
Day 2 VancouverOn your first day in Vancouver, you'll spend the morning exploring the city sights with your Tour Director. Armed with plenty of insights, you'll enjoy your free afternoon.
Day 3 Vancouver, Rocky Mountaineer, KamloopsBoard the Rocky Mountaineer and relax in a GoldLeaf carriage as you travel to Kamloops.
Day 4 Kamloops, Rocky Mountaineer, BanffYour rail journey continues into the Canadian Rockies on the way to Banff National Park.
Day 5 Banff
Day 6 Banff, Lake Louise
Day 7 Lake Louise, Athabasca Glacier, JasperAs you travel along the Icefields Parkway, stop at the Columbia Icefield. Here, you’ll board a specially designed Ice Explorer vehicle and journey right onto the surface of Athabasca Glacier. Arrive later in Jasper National Park.
Day 8 Jasper, Mt Robson, Blue River, Sun PeaksStop to admire Mt Robson as you drive along Yellowhead Highway. Continue to Sun Peaks.
Day 9 Sun Peaks, WhistlerJourney through the historic Cariboo region to the alpine resort village of Whistler.
Day 10 Whistler, Georgia Strait, VictoriaTravel via Shannon Falls to Horseshoe Bay, then ride the ferry across Georgia Strait to Vancouver Island. Make a brief stop in Chemainus then continue to Victoria.
Day 11 Victoria, The Butchart GardensTonight, as the land portion of your trip draws to an end, enjoy a special dinner.
Day 12 Victoria, Vancouver, Embark Ship
Day 13 Cruise the Inside PassageOpen your curtains to the scenery of the Inside Passage. Enjoy a full day at sea as you cruise along coastal British Columbia.
Day 14 Tracy Arm, JuneauCruise to the entrance of Tracy Arm, a narrow and twisting fjord. Later, arrive in Alaska’s capital, Juneau, and explore at leisure or set off on an excursion (own expense).
Day 15 SkagwayArrive at the Inside Passage’s northernmost point, Skagway. Once a gateway city for the Klondike Gold Rush, the frontier atmosphere remains evident today. Here, a variety of excursions are on offer (own expense).
Day 16 Glacier Bay National ParkAbsorb the breathtaking sight of Glacier Bay National Park and take in the insightful commentary of local rangers.
Day 17 KetchikanDock in Ketchikan today, set on the shores of the Tongass Narrows near the landscapes of Misty Fjords National Monument.
Day 18 The Inside PassageHeading south through the Inside Passage, this is your last chance to enjoy the glorious landscapes as you advance closer to your final port of call.
Day 19 Disembark Ship, Depart VancouverTransfer to the airport this morning.
Everything as detailed, including gratuities and airport transfers
GoldLeaf service on your Rocky Mountaineer rail journey
Seven-night Holland America Line Inside Passage cruise
APT's Freedom of Choice Inclusions in four locations
A total of 41 meals, as well as beer and wine with dinner on your cruise