Northwest Passage (Start Vancouver, End Vancouver)
City exploring, outdoor adventuring, surf vibes, poutine munching – this trip has it all and more, all sandwiched into quite likely the best 9 days of your entire life. A big claim we know, but this is Canada after all, and she never dissapoints…
See Gastown, Chinatown & Lion's Gate Bridge Visit Stanley Park & the totem poles of Canada's First Nations people Experience FlyOver Canada
Victoria To Tofino
Visit Pacific Rim National Park Reserve See Cathedral Grove & Historic Port Alberni
Enjoy shopping in & around the quaint village Hike one of Whistlers' many trails
Whistler To Vancouver
Scenic drive along the Sea to Sky Highway Visit the Capilano Suspension Bridge
8 nights accommodation: 8 nights in twin-share hotels
9 Meals: 5 B, 4D
Don't worry, your Trip Manager and Driver will show you the ropes, not to mention all your new travel mates. Whether providing local knowledge or lols, our team are the best of the best.
2018 Canadian Rockies Getaway Circle & Post Sonora A luxurious end to an already indulgent journey. Cap off your Canadian Rockies Getaway with the ultimate Pacific-Northwest wilderness retreat, Sonora Resort. We have changed the name of our journeys for the 2018 season. Travel sooner and view the 2017 version of this package.
Discover the heart of Canada?s Atlantic seacoast on this wonderful vacation. This tour begins in Halifax and ends in Montr?al with overnights also in Moncton, Charlottetown, and Baddeck. Along the way, you?ll experience scenic drives, visit beautiful national parks and quaint fishing villages, and enjoy special adventures arranged by Globus. Tour highlights include a visit to Peggy?s Cove, a charming fishing village with the picturesque lighthouse (one of the world?s most photographed places), and Lunenburg, a small port town and UNESCO World Heritage Site. Learn about the highest and wildest tides at Hopewell Rocks, where time and tides (up to 50 feet) have created distinctive sandstone formations topped with trees. On Cape Breton Island, keep your camera ready as you embark on the Cabot Trail, one of the most scenic drives in the world, and visit Cape Breton Highlands National Park, resembling the Scottish coastal regions. More scenic beauty awaits you in Prince Edward Island National Park, famous for its wind-sculpted dunes and sandy beaches. Also enjoy a ferry ride across the Northumberland Strait. Globus has arranged many out-of-the-ordinary experiences throughout this Eastern Canada tour. For example, visit Glenora Distillery for a tour and a tasting at North America?s first distillery of single malt whiskey. You?ll be treated to a traditional Ceilidh-a folk music party-on Prince Edward Island and a traditional Nova Scotia breakfast at Peggy?s Cove. At the conclusion of your tour, travel from Halifax to Montr?al on the overnight VIA Rail?s Ocean train. Travel in a private Sleeper Plus car, spend two nights in Montr?al, and enjoy a hop-on/hop-off trolley tour of the city. From the gorgeous scenery and quaint fishing villages to the fun experiences and train ride, this tour through Eastern Canada is sure to delight all of your senses!Special Event ? Royal Nova Scotia International TattooThis week-long annual event in Halifax features a fast-paced show and a true taste of Nova Scotia. Experience bagpipes, highland dancers, la culture de l?acadie, and military traditions. The tattoo also is a showcase for innovative acrobatic acts, modern music, contemporary dancing, trampoline routines, and more. Tickets to the tattoo and a behind-the-scenes tour are included during one night of your stay in Halifax. Available on the June 28, 2018 departure.Included Features:PEGGY?S COVEOrientation tour with a [LF] traditional Nova Scotian breakfastLUNENBURGOrientation tourHALIFAXSightseeing; visit Citadel Hill; farewell dinnerSUGAR MOON FARM[LF] Enjoy a traditional sugar camp meal and guided tourHOPEWELL ROCKSSightseeing; Cape JourimainCHARLOTTETOWN[LF] Lobster supper at a local restaurant; sightseeing with a Local Guide; visit Green Gables; Prince Edward Island sightseeing; [LF] traditional Ceilidh at PEI PreservesGLENORA DISTILLERY[LF] Tour and tastingBADDECKVisit Alexander Graham Bell MuseumCABOT TRAILSightseeing; visit Cape Breton HighlandsHALIFAX?MONTREALBy VIA Rail trainMONTREAL Hop-on/hop-off trolley tour
Majesty Of The Rockies (Luxury Gold – Summer 2018)
Discover the supreme majesty of Western Canada and Alaska by road, rail and sea. The first part of your incredible journey is via luxury, escorted touring through historic towns and verdant National Parks. Then you have the option to experience one of the world's most romantic train journeys on-board the Rocky Mountaineer, or embark on a classic cruise on the glacial waters of Alaska. Dine at the highly rated YEW Seafood + Bar in Vancouver Meet a Royal Canadian Mounted Policeman, who'll share fascinating personal stories and the traditions of the 'Mounties' Stay at the iconic Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise, surrounded by the soaring mountain peaks of Banff National Park – a UNESCO World Heritage Site
Additional Included Highlights
Vancouver: Explore Chinatown and Gastown, visit the totem poles of Stanley Park and take in the spectacular views of English Bay.Victoria: Enjoy an introduction to this sparkling city, including the Inner Harbour, Parliament Buildings and Bastion Square.Banff National Park: View Moraine Lake.Yoho National Park: The Spiral Tunnels and Natural Bridge.
Vancouver: Rising above Pacific Centre, Four Seasons Hotel Vancouver offers award-winning relaxed, urban luxury.Jasper: Situated in Jasper National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, which wraps around the shores of pristine Lac Beauvert surrounded by nature and abundant wildlife.Sun Peaks: An internationally renowned year-round destination resort offering luxury in the heart of Sun Peaks.Victoria: The Grand Pacific Hotel is perched right on the Inner Harbou, close to Victoria’s downtown.Whistler: The Four Seasons Resort Whistler is a luxurious retreat in alpine meadows.Kelowna: Gorgeous Okanagan Lake provides the backdrop for an unforgettable hotel at the Delta Grand Okanagan Resort with views of the lake, the mountains, and the Kelowna city skyline.Lake Louise: Surrounded by soaring mountain peaks, the majestic Victoria Glacier and a glistening emerald lake, the iconic Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise hotel is located in Alberta's Banff National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.Banff: Canada's "Castle in the Rockies", the Fairmont Banff Springs, has been providing legendary hospitality to guests for more than 125 years.
Vancouver: Enjoy a Welcome Dinner with wine at the Zagat-rated YEW Seafood + Bar inside the Four Seasons Vancouver.Whistler: Enjoy a delectable dinner with fresh seafood or perfectly grilled steak at Hy's Steakhouse.Kelowna: Your resort's reputation for fine food is hard to overlook – join us for a dinner with wine.Lake Louise: Enjoy a unique collection of Whistler restaurants during your Dine-Around Evening.Banff: Experience traditional, regional and contemporary la carte dining at your choice of the Fairmont's fine restaurants.Jasper: Enjoy a liqueur with friends before roasting s’mores around a bonfire and stargazing.Included Quality Dining: 13 Full Breakfasts (FB), 7 Dinners all with wine (DW); On-board Rocky Mountaineer: 2 Full Breakfasts (FB), 2 Lunches (L), on-board snacks and all beverages, including alcohol.
Top Rated Highlights
Athabasca Glacier: Travel in a specially designed Ice Explorer for a remarkable excursion onto the icy slopes.Maligne Lake: This irrigation system mystified early French Canadian fur traders. Find out why as you explore Maligne Canyon and enjoy a scenic cruise on Maligne Lake.Vancouver: Cross the spectacular Capilano Suspension Bridge, 230-foot-high (70 metres), for a squirrel's eye view.
Whistler: With your Squamish Lil'wat Ambassador take part in a tea workshop with a master-blender and create your own unique blend.Banff: Enjoy a private meeting with a Royal Canadian Mountie to learn about the service and hear his personal stories.
INCLUSIVE LUXURY GOLD SERVICES
Be escorted by the crème de la crème of Insight Travelling Concierges – handpicked for every departure. This skilled guide will act as consummate organiser and be your 'friend in a foreign land'.
Enjoy the unique comfort of Insight's luxury air-conditioned 40 guest coach, with extended leg room and an on-board restroom. It's Business Class comfort, complete with complimentary bottled water for you to enjoy during your luxury coaching tour.
A personal radio headset gives you the freedom to wander during visits to famous highlights, without missing any of your Local Expert's fascinating insights and commentaries.
At every hotel, you'll be treated to seamless baggage handling with prompt delivery right to your door.
Hotel and restaurant tips are included – you'll never have to worry about how much to give, nor search for foreign currency. Plus, we include all taxes and porterage charges at hotels
Stay connected with friends and family with our complimentary coach and hotel Wi-Fi.
With Insight Flourishes, from time to time, your Travelling Concierge will enchant you with local tidbits, each representing authentic food or beverages unique to the destination.
Included complimentary, private transfers are available on your arrival and departure day, and when additional accommodation has been booked through Luxury Gold.
Ferry from Vancouver to Victoria in the Seawest Lounge, featuring comfortable lounge seating, a quiet atmosphere, Starbucks® coffee, tea, juice, fresh pastries, newspapers and magazines.
A Taste of the Pacific Northwest
A celebration of the good life… that's what the Pacific Northwest is all about. Go behind the scenes in Seattle's Pike Place Market with an interpretive guide and head out to Oregon's wine country. Embark on a "treetop adventure" through the canopy of a coastal rainforest above a British Columbia river gorge. Tastings of apple cider paired with savories satisfies at a ciderhouse overlooking the sea, and there's flightseeing, wine tastings and afternoon tea at The Butchart Gardens. In Vancouver, epicurean pleasures abound in a market walk and at our farewell dinner.
TAUCK EXCLUSIVE guided behind-the-scenes tour of Seattle's Pike Place Market; dinner at a local restaurant in Seattle; flightseeing by floatplane from The Butchart Gardens to Vancouver's Coal Harbour; "treetop adventure" above a British Columbia river gorge; cider tasting at a British Columbia ciderhouse; guided tour through Vancouver's Granville Public Market