Rockies, Alaska and Yukon Adventure and Glacier Discovery Cruise

Experience forested parks, fertile countryside and winding waterways on this 32 day Rockies, Alaska and Yukon Adventure and Glacier Discovery Cruise.

32 Days
Vancouver to Whitehorse
From (AUD)
$ 13,595
$ 13,345
Dates & Pricing

2020 Vancouver > Whitehorse

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32 Day Itinerary

  1. Day 1 - Arrive Vancouver

    Welcome to Canada! You will be met at Vancouver International Airport and transferred to your hotel. This afternoon, meet your Tour Director for a pre tour briefing.
    Overnight Stay: Residence Inn by Marriott

  2. Day 2 - Rocky Mountaineer – Kamloops

    Set off on a two day rail experience on “The Most Spectacular Train Journey in the World”. Settle back in your SilverLeaf carriage (upgrade to GoldLeaf at additional expense) as you enter the Fraser Valley then follow the Thompson River towards Kamloops.
    Overnight Stay: Kamloops Hotel (as assigned by Rocky Mountaineer)

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch

  3. Day 3 - Rocky Mountaineer – Banff

    Continue your journey into the soaring, rugged snow-capped mountains. Marvel at the beauty of the glaciers, lakes and forest sitting at the foot of these grand mountains before arriving into Banff. Late this afternoon we arrive into Banff National Park.
    Two Night Stay: Elk + Avenue Hotel

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch

  4. Day 4 - Banff at Leisure

    Today is free for you to enjoy the town of Banff and its many sights and attractions. This evening you will have dinner with one of the best views Canada has to offer. Take the Banff Gondola to the top of Sulphur Mountain where you will witness inspiring views while dining on a hearty meal.

    Discover More: Visit the wolfdog sanctuary for an up close experience with magnificent wolfdogs or take a breath-taking helicopter flight over the Rocky Mountains (extra expense)

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  5. Day 5 - Banff – Lake Louise

    Enjoy a morning sightseeing tour including Bow River, the Hoodoos and Bow Falls. See the glacier fed Emerald Lake and the spectacular Natural Bridge, which has been carved by the Kicking Horse River. Prepare yourself for one of the highlights of your journey as you arrive at Canada’s “Diamond in the Wilderness”, the beautiful Lake Louise where you have the opportunity to stay at one of the Rockies most stunning and historic properties. This afternoon you have free time to explore this beautiful lake or relax and take in the amazing scenery.
    Two Night Stay: Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  6. Day 6 - Lake Louise

    Lake Louise enjoys picture perfect surroundings. Spend the day exploring the lake and soaking up the spectacular scenery.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  7. Day 7 - Glacier ‘Ice Explorer’ – Jasper

    Travel along the Icefields Parkway, acclaimed as one of the most spectacular journeys in the world. Stop at the Columbia Icefield, where you’ll climb aboard the ‘Ice Explorer’ for a journey onto the Athabasca Glacier. The day’s end finds us in Jasper National Park, an alpine wonderland of pristine wilderness and abundant wildlife where you will be taken to the beautifully carved Maligne Canyon.
    Overnight Stay: The Crimson

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  8. Day 8 - Jasper - Sun Peaks

    Make our way out of the beautiful Jasper National Park and enjoy views of the towering Mt Robson, the highest peak In the Canadian Rockies. Weave through thick forests, winding rivers and jewelled lakes before arriving in the quaint village of Sun Peaks. You’re Invited: Enjoy a fur trader’s feast and presentation accompanied by a tranquil canoe journey.
    Overnight Stay: Cahilty Hotel

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  9. Day 9 - Sun Peaks – Whistler

    Travel through fertile countryside and continue along the scenic Duffy Lake Road and into the charming alpine resort of Whistler. This evening you are free to explore the village's cobbled pathways and plazas.
    Overnight Stay: Hilton Whistler Resort & Spa

    Discover More: Undertake a bear viewing tour with a local expert, or culinary dinner tour (extra expense)

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  10. Day 10 - Georgia Strait – Victoria

    Travel along the Sea to Sky Highway following the rugged coastline with views of Horseshoe Bay on your right and forested parks and mountains on your left. Stop at the awesome Shannon Falls before boarding the BC ferry and cruising through the Georgia Strait to Nanaimo. Drive south along Vancouver Island to Victoria, British Columbia’s capital city.
    Two Night Stay: Chateau Victoria

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  11. Day 11 - Victoria – Butchart Gardens

    This morning, visit the world-famous Butchart Gardens. Learn about the history and flora while exploring the colourful gardens. Afterwards, enjoy an orientation tour of Victoria.

    Discover More: Take a horse and carriage ride, or go whale watching (extra expense)

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  12. Day 12 - Victoria – Vancouver

    This morning transfer to the BC ferry and cross the Georgia Strait. Head to Vancouver and set-off on a sightseeing tour of Vancouver including the waterfront and Gastown. Make an enthralling visit to the 4D virtual reality experience of FlyOver Canada, then head to Stanley Park to see the intricately carved totem poles.
    Two Night Stay: Residence Inn by Marriott

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  13. Day 13 - Vancouver

    Spend the day discovering this beautiful harbour side city. Your hotel is located in the middle of the city with countless sights, attractions, shops, cafes and restaurants nearby. This evening, visit Capilano Suspension Bridge Park and make your way across the bridge suspended 70 metres above the river, then walk amongst the canopy on the Treetops Adventure. Finish with an inspiring dinner at Capilano.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  14. Day 14 - Vancouver – 7 Night Alaskan Cruise

    This morning, board your luxurious cruise ship. Check into your Outside Stateroom on the Holland America ms Westerdam and settle-in for an unforgettable 7 night voyage through the famed Inside Passage.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  15. Day 15 - Cruising the Inside Passage

    Spend the day cruising the Inside Passage, one of the world’s most spectacular waterways.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  16. Day 16 - Ketchikan

    Welcome to the salmon capital of the world! Part of the town is built along a steep hillside, part is built on pilings over the water.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  17. Day 17 - Juneau

    Surrounded by the Gastineau Channel, the Mendenhall Glacier and Juneau Icefields, Alaska’s capital is famed for its scenery and isolation.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  18. Day 18 - Skagway

    Established in 1897 as a trading post for prospectors headed to the Klondike Gold Rush, Skagway’s colourful past is carefully preserved in the Klondike Gold Rush National Historic Park.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  19. Day 19 - Glacier Bay

    Enter the iceberg-strewn waters of Glacier Bay National Park, where spectacular glaciers flow into the bay. A National Park Ranger will help you spot wildlife, while explaining glacial activity.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  20. Day 20 - Scenic Cruising

    Take advantage of the ship’s many outstanding facilities, or simply watch the scenery glide by.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  21. Day 21 - Seward – Anchorage

    Disembark in Seward and enjoy a scenic rail journey aboard the cruisetrain. Glaciers, canyons, waterfalls and spectacular scenery await at every turn. On arrival in Anchorage, be taken on a tour.
    Two Night Stay: The Hotel Captain Cook

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  22. Day 22 - Portage Glacier Cruise

    Head to Portage and take a cruise to Portage Glacier for fantastic views of the blue-white icebergs that decorate the lake. Travel to the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Centre which is a refuge for orphaned and injured wildlife.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  23. Day 23 - Anchorage – Denali State Park

    Get our first taste of the vast natural beauty of Alaska as we travel north from Anchorage to Denali State Park. Visit the quaint and quirky town of Talkeetna, and if you’re lucky, catch a glimpse of impressive Mt. Denali.
    Overnight Stay: Talkeetna Alaskan Lodge or similar

    Discover More: Scenic flight to Mt. Denali (extra expense)

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  24. Day 24 - McKinley Explorer Train – Denali

    Relax and soak up the surroundings on board the full-dome McKinley Explorer to Denali National Park. This evening is a Music of Denali Dinner Show.
    Two Night Stay: McKinley Chalet Resort

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  25. Day 25 - Denali National Park

    Denali is deep in the Alaskan wilderness and this unique location gives you the opportunity to witness the fascinating landscape and wildlife. Embark on a wilderness tour which takes you into the park for a once in a lifetime experience.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  26. Day 26 - Denali – Fairbanks

    You’re Invited: In the morning, visit Husky Homestead, home of four-time Iditarod Champion Jeff King. Enjoy a warm welcome and take an authentic look into rural Alaskan lifestyle while getting to know a champion Iditarod team. Continue your journey into the heart of the last frontier, Fairbanks. Known as the “Golden Heart City”, Fairbanks has a prominent Gold Rush history.
    Two Night Stay: Westmark Fairbanks Hotel

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  27. Day 27 - Fairbanks

    Learn of Alaska’s gold mining history. View the Trans Alaska Pipeline, then board a replica of the Tanana Valley Railroad to Gold Dredge 8. In the afternoon, board an authentic sternwheeler for a unique cruise along one of Alaska’s great rivers.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch

  28. Day 28 - Fairbanks – Dawson City, Yukon

    Fly to Dawson City. Dawson was the heart of the Klondike Gold Rush and is now a National Historic Site.
    Two Night Stay: Westmark Inn Dawson

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  29. Day 29 - Dawson City – Yukon River Cruise

    Tour historic Dawson City and see some of the original gold rush era buildings. Head to Gold Dredge No. 4 and Discovery Claim where the first gold was discovered. In the afternoon, cruise on the only operating paddle wheeler in the Yukon.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  30. Day 30 - Dawson City – Whitehorse

    Board your flight to Whitehorse. This journey loosely follows the original route to the goldfields first used in 1902. On arrival, see the S.S. Klondike National historic site.
    Two Night Stay: Raven Inn

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  31. Day 31 - Taste of the Yukon Dog Sled

    Explore the MacBride Museum. You’re Invited: See what it takes to be a competitive musher at the home of Yukon Quest legend Frank Turner. Learn how integral dog sledding is to the Yukon history, then be served a home-cooked lunch to round off this authentic Yukon experience. Tonight, enjoy a farewell dinner.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  32. Day 32 - Depart Whitehorse

    Transfer to the airport for your homeward flight.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

Tour inclusions

  • The services of an Evergreen Tour Director
  • 14 Day Canadian Rockies Experience
  • 7 Nights on a luxury cruise ship – Holland America Line ms Westerdam#
  • 12 Day Alaska and Yukon Wilderness Coach & Rail Tour
  • 2 Day Rocky Mountaineer Rail Experience
  • Premium First Class hotels including all service charges and porterage
  • Return airport transfers
  • Flight Fairbanks to Dawson City and Dawson City to Whitehorse
  • Port taxes and charges
  • All tipping and gratuities
  • Cruise the famed Inside Passage
  • Climb aboard the Ice Explorer and ascend onto the Athabasca Glacier
  • Take the McKinley Explorer Rail Journey
  • Scenic rail journey aboard the cruisetrain
  • Stay at the spectacular “Diamond in the Wilderness”, Chateau Lake Louise
  • Ascend Sulphur Mountain in a gondola for a delicious dinner
  • Wilderness tour in Denali National Park
  • Explore Jasper National Park with a guided walk through Maligne Canyon
  • Travel along the scenic Icefields Parkway
  • Explore Denali National Park
  • Explore the world famous Butchart Gardens
  • Take a tour around the highlights of Vancouver
  • View Portage Glacier up close on a cruise
  • Riverboat Discovery cruise in Fairbanks
  • Tour historic Dawson and hear tales of the Gold Rush
  • Cruise the Yukon on a paddle wheeler
  • Explore Banff National Park
  • Visit the ski resort town of Whistler
  • Enjoy a sightseeing tour of Victoria
  • Relive the gold rush history of Fairbanks
  • Travel through the wild frontiers of the Yukon
  • Experience the famous Glacier Bay
  • Explore Juneau, the beautiful Alaskan capital

  • 60 superb meals including: 31 Full Breakfasts (FB), 10 Lunches (L), 16 Dinners (D) & 3 Highlight Dinners (HD)
  • Fur Traders Feast in Sun Peaks
  • Mountaintop dinner experience in Banff
  • Music of Denali dinner show
  • Welcome and farewell dinners

  • Join a local Sun Peaks character for an authentic Fur Traders Feast and canoe ride
  • Visit the home of champion sled dog musher Jeff King and learn about the gruelling sport of the Iditarod (sled dog racing)
  • See what it takes to be a competitive musher at the home of Yukon Quest legend Frank Turner

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