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Travel by road along the spectacular Icefields Parkway, look out for wildlife in Banff and Jasper National Parks and explore the attractions of Vancouver before joining a week-long cruise through the breathtaking Inside Passage.
The roadways also present plenty of opportunity for picture stops and wildlife spotting along the way.
- 6 nights in hotels, 7 on board ship and 1 in flight
- 30 meals: 13 breakfasts, 6 lunches and 10 dinners
- VIP door-to-door travel service
- Optional travel insurance and additional cancellation rights, or a reduction if not required
- Return flights and transfers
- Saga tour manager
- Welcome drink reception
- Porterage at all hotels
- Sulphur Mountain cable-car ride
- Banff National Park tour
- Photo stop at Lake Louise
- Sno-coach ride over Athabasca Glacier
- City tour of Vancouver
- Cruise the Inside Passage aboard MS Volendam
- Visit to the gold rush town of Skagway
- Cruise through Glacier Bay National Park
Day 1: UK to Banff
After taking Saga’s included UK door-to-door travel service to the airport, fly to Calgary then transfer to Banff and stay two nights at the Delta Banff Royal Canadian Lodge.
Day 2: Banff
Enjoy an included gondola ride up Sulphur Mountain for the first of many fantastic panoramic views.
Day 3: Banff to Jasper
Head to Jasper, pausing at Lake Louise where you can take in the spectacular mountain views before continuing past the splendid scenery of the Icefields Parkway. There’ll be an unforgettable sno-coach ride to the Athabasca Glacier before you arrive at Chateau Jasper.
Day 4: Lake Maligne
Today you may want to join the optional excursion to Maligne Lake (weather permitting), a sight that epitomises the breathtaking beauty of the Canadian Rockies.
Day 5: Jasper to Kamloops
Travel by coach to Kamloops where you can explore the city’s natural surroundings on organised walks.
Day 6: Kamloops to Vancouver
Continue to Vancouver, a bustling coastal city whose skyscrapers are dwarfed by its mountainous backdrop. This afternoon there will be time to explore some of the sights independently.
Day 7: Embark MS Volendam
There will be an included city tour in Vancouver before you board Holland America Line's MS Volendam for your seven-night full-board cruise along the Alaskan coast.
Days 8 - 9: Inside Passage
Sail through the Inside Passage, past sweeping pine forests, ethereal glaciers and towering mountains. This is considered by many to be the most scenic sea-lane in the world.
Day 10: Skagway
Skagway, was overrun by prospectors during the gold rush era, and still features many buildings dating back to this time.
Day 11: Glacier Bay National Park
Today’s visit will be a true highlight of your tour. You’ll be able to see the mighty ice spires and an on-board naturalist will talk about the phenomena of glaciers. You may be lucky enough to spot harbour seals on the icebergs too.
Day 12: Ketchikan
Your cruise pauses at Revillagigedo Island, allowing you to visit Ketchikan, situated amid steep hills in the Tongass National Forest.
Day 13: Inside Passage
You’ll have a final chance to admire the amazing scenery of the Inside Passage as you cruise southwards today.
Day 14 - 15: Vancouver to UK
Disembark MS Volendam and travel to the airport for your overnight flight to the UK, arriving the following morning for your included UK VIP door-to-door travel service.
Please note, prices listed are guide prices only and are based on 2 people sharing and don't include any additional supplements. Holiday prices are fluid and dynamic and may be changed at a moment's notice, prior to booking, at which point they are confirmed. Please call the team free on 0800 707 6229 for more departure dates available and a quote.
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