Majesty of the Rockies - Verandah Cabin, Summer 2021

Tour Type: Luxury Gold
Brochure Type: 2021 Americas

Take in the majesty of the Rocky Mountains as you travel in luxurious comfort to the most dazzling national parks, glaciers and historic villages of Western Canada. Savour delicious local cuisine in trendy Vancouver and meet passionate Local Experts, as you discover Mother Nature's bounties from the Rockies to the waters of Alaska.

Exceptional Dining
  • Vancouver: Enjoy a Welcome Dinner with wine at The Victor, located on the sixth-floor rooftop featuring local ingredients from the Pacific Northwest.
  • Whistler: Enjoy a delectable Highlight Dinner at SIDECUT, a AAA rated, four-diamond restaurant known for traditional steakhouse fare with a modern take.
  • Kelowna: Enjoy a locally inspired menu with wine pairing from the Okanagan Valley at Quails' Gate, one of the oldest family-owned wineries in Kelowna.
  • Lake Louise: Enjoy a unique collection of restaurants during your Dine-Around Evening.
  • Banff: Experience traditional, regional and contemporary a la carte dining with your choice of ?ne restaurants at the Fairmont.
  • Dining Summary: 13 Breakfasts (B), 7 Dinners all with wine (DW). On-board Inside Passage Cruise: 7 Breakfasts, 6 Lunches and 7 Dinners.
Journey Highlights
  • Victoria: One of the oldest cities in the Pacific Northwest and the gem of British Columbia, Victoria is a grand, elegant wonder. Explore this Garden City with her historic charm, baroque architecture, colourful squares and lively waterfront.
  • Athabasca Glacier: Enjoy a private meeting with a retired Royal Canadian Mountie to learn about the service and hear his personal stories.
  • Athabasca Glacier: Travel in a specially designed Ice Explorer for a remarkable excursion onto the icy slopes.
  • Whistler: In the morning, head for the striking Audain Art Museum, where you will be greeted by your host for breakfast in the museum, followed by a private, before-hours guided exploration of the private collection focused entirely on British Columbia artists. It also houses one of the best collections of First Nations masks.
  • Vancouver: Cross the spectacular Capilano Suspension Bridge, 230-foot-high (70 metres), for a squirrel's eye view.
Luxury Hotels
  • Victoria: The Hotel Grand Pacific is perched right on the Inner Harbour, close to Victoria's downtown.
  • Whistler: The Four Seasons Resort Whistler is a luxurious resort with a gorgeous backdrop and charming local village.
  • Kelowna: Gorgeous Okanagan Lake provides the backdrop for an unforgettable hotel at the Delta Hotels by Marriott 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.
  • Jasper: Situated in Jasper National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the hotel 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.
VIP Experiences
  • Whistler: Visit the striking Audain Art Museum, known for its unique exhibitions. Join your host for breakfast, after which you'll be taken on a private, before-hours guided exploration of the museum's private collection, which showcases British Columbia's most celebrated artists. It also houses one of the best collections of First Nations masks.
  • Banff: Explore Banff Your Way and choose to ride the Banff Gondola or play 9 holes of golf at the Banff Springs Golf Course.
Inclusive Luxury Gold Services
  • You will be escorted by one of our fine Travelling Concierges, handpicked to serve as your expert guide, consummate organiser, and friend overseas.
  • Enjoy the comfort of Luxury Gold's air-conditioned, 40-seat coach with double the standard legroom and onboard restroom.
  • Personal radio headsets give you the freedom to wander during visits to famous highlights, without missing any of your Local Expert's fascinating commentary.
  • At every hotel, you'll be treated to seamless baggage handling, with prompt delivery inside your room.
  • Hotel and restaurant tips are included - you'll never have to worry about how much to give, nor search for foreign currency.
  • We also include all taxes and porterage charges at hotels. Stay connected with friends and family with our complimentary coach and hotel Wi-Fi (where available).
  • From time to time, your Travel Concierge will enchant you with a Luxury Gold Flourish, which is a local speciality representing the destination.
  • Complimentary, private airport transfers are included on start and end dates and when additional accommodation has been booked through Luxury Gold.

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Tour Operator
Luxury Gold by Insight
Offer
Offer valid through 12/31/2020
Duration
21 Days
Escorted
Escorted - Yes
DayDestinationDescription
Day 1VancouverVibrant Vancouver.: On arrival at Vancouver International Airport, you'll be met and transferred to your hotel. At 18:00, join your Travelling Concierge for a Welcome Dinner with wine at The Victor. (Dinner with Wine)
The Douglas, Autograph Collection Hotel, Vancouver.
Day 2VancouverVancouver Sightseeing.: This morning experience the best of Vancouver during your exclusive sightseeing tour. History meets the great outdoors at the Capilano Suspension Bridge Park, as you cross the bridge for spectacular views from the top of the canyon. The rest of the day is at your leisure. (Breakfast)
Day 3Sun PeaksOnward to Sun Peaks.: Journey by luxury coach through the majestic landscapes of British Columbia and arrive at Sun Peaks, a European-style, pedestrian-only village with breathtaking mountain views. Alternatively, guests that have selected the optional Rocky Mountaineer GoldLeaf Service will journey from Vancouver with an overnight in Kamloops and rejoin their fellow travellers in Jasper on Day 4. (Breakfast)
Sun Peaks Grand Hotel (Deluxe Room).
Day 4Jasper National ParkMt. Robson and on to Jasper.: After breakfast, continue your journey through the stunning Columbia Mountains and stop for a view of Mt. Robson's snow-capped peak before arriving in Jasper National Park. A part of the Canadian Rocky Mountains Park, it is considered a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The area is studded with snow-capped mountain peaks, giant hanging glaciers, lakes of exquisite turquoise colors, large green forests, thundering waterfalls and steep canyons. The area is also home to an array of animals and birds, such as elk, bighorn sheep, deer, bear, and moose among many others. (Breakfast)
The Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge.
Day 5Jasper National ParkJasper National Park and Iconic Maligne Lake.: Embark on a narrated cruise on the serene waters of iconic Maligne Lake in the morning (seasonal). Stop at Spirit Island before enjoying a walk at Maligne Canyon. Gain a unique perspective of the beautiful park as you join a Local Expert on an afternoon scenic ?oat trip (8) down the Athabasca River. In the evening, enjoy dinner with wine at your lodge. (Breakfast / Dinner with Wine)
Day 6Along the Icefields ParkwayAlong the Icefields Parkway.: Travel along the unforgettable Ice?elds Parkway and witness amazing scenery. At the Ice?elds Visitor Center, embark on a specially designed Ice Explorer for a remarkable excursion onto the surface of Athabasca Glacier. With your expert driver guide, step out onto the frosty ?ow, formed centuries ago. Later today, you'll arrive at the Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise. Enjoy an engaging nature walk while strolling lakeside. Why not upgrade to a Junior Lakeview Suite for views of Lake Louise? For dinner this evening, you have a choice of several restaurants at the resort. (Breakfast / Dinner with Wine)
The Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise (Deluxe Mount Temple Room).
Day 7Banff National ParkThe Unspoiled Wilderness of Banff National Park.: This morning visit Moraine Lake in the Valley of the Ten Peaks, known for its reflective and bright blue glacial waters. Travel on to Banff National Park and join a private meet-and-greet with a retired Royal Canadian Mounted Policeman. Hear fascinating tales of what it's like to wear the famous red serge uniform. (Breakfast)
The Fairmont Banff Springs (Fairmont Mountain View Room).
Day 8Banff National ParkBanff Sights at Leisure.: Explore Banff Your Way and choose to ride the Banff Gondola or play 9 holes of golf at the Banff Springs Golf Course. Perhaps be tempted by a helicopter flight, soaring above the Rockies - your Travelling Concierge can assist you with the arrangements. For dinner, choose from a selection of restaurants at your hotel. (Breakfast / Dinner with Wine)
Day 9Kelowna.Canada's Exquisite National Parks.: As you leave Banff this morning, stop at exquisite Emerald Lake. Journey through some of Canada's most breathtaking national parks - Yoho, Glacier and Mount Revelstoke, as you make your way to Kelowna. Tonight visit the family-owned estate winery Quails' Gate for a delicious wine-paired dinner with stunning views over the vineyard and Okanagan Lake. (Breakfast / Dinner with Wine)
Grand Okanagan Resort, Kelowna.
Day 10WhistlerFrom the Napa Valley of the North to Whistler.: Enjoy a thrilling range of landscapes as you travel to Lillooet, a historical town on the road of the old Gold Rush. Drive along the scenic Duffey Lake Road through mountains and forests, offering sublime lake and river views. Keep an eye out for wildlife such as bears or deer as they are often spotted here. Arrive in Whistler, a small alpine village ringed by mountains, forests and valleys. (Breakfast)
Fairmont Chateau Whistler.
Day 11WhistlerExclusive Audain Art Museum Experience.: In the morning, head for the striking Audain Art Museum, where you will be greeted by your host for breakfast in the museum, followed by a private, before-hours guided exploration of the private collection focused entirely on British Columbia artists. It also houses one of the best collections of First Nations masks. The rest of the day is yours to do as you please. [CC] If you are travelling on a Chairman's Collection departure, today you will meet Rob Boyd, former Olympic alpine skier, as he personally welcomes you for a private reception. Relax and dine at your resort this evening. [/CC] (Breakfast / Dinner with Wine)
Day 12VictoriaFrom Whistler to Victoria.: Leave the mountains of Whistler behind and travel along the spectacular Sea-to-Sky Highway. Stop at the beautiful Shannon Falls before ferrying across the Strait of Georgia to Vancouver Island and back on the road to Victoria. (Breakfast)
Hotel Grand Pacific, Victoria (Signature City View Room).
Day 13VictoriaExploring Victoria.: Begin the day with breakfast served at Butchart Gardens' Blue Poppy Restaurant. Gain access to the grounds before they are open to the general public, then enjoy this designated National Historic Site of Canada. Enjoy the afternoon at leisure. Tonight, join your Travelling Concierge and new friends at a farm-to-table Celebration Dinner at 10 Acres Kitchen. This restaurant pledges to serve the best of Vancouver Island; what they do not grow and ethically raise on their own farm, they proudly source from other like-minded farmers and food purveyors. (Breakfast / Dinner with Wine)
Day 14Join your Alaska CruiseJoin your Alaska Cruise.: This morning you will board your ferry and relax in the exclusive SeaWest Lounge all the way to Vancouver. An included transfer will take you to the Canada Place port where your Alaska cruise begins on the MS Koningsdam. Board your cruise to experience the ever-changing panorama and vast wilderness that stretches from British Columbia to Skagway, Alaska. Step into a world of comfort and elegance with impeccable service and gourmet dining. (Breakfast / Dinner)
Holland America Line: MS Koningsdam.
Day 15Cruising the Inside PassageCruising the Inside Passage.: With the most Southeast Alaska accessible only by boat or plane, cruise the Inside Passage for a unique view. (Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner)
Day 16Cruise Tracy Arm and JuneauCruise Tracy Arm and Juneau.: The dramatic Sawyer Glaciers at the end of Tracy Arm are framed by mountains and bathed in the blue hue of the ice. Arrive in Juneau, where you can shop downtown, kayak, dogsled, raft or flightsee. (Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner)
Day 17SkagwaySkagway, Alaska.: Step into the town's colourful past at the Klondike Gold Rush National Historic Park. (Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner)
Day 18Cruise Glacier BayCruise Glacier Bay.: From the comfort of your ship, enjoy pristine wilderness of Glacier Bay National Park. (Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner)
Day 19KetchikanExploring Ketchikan.: While ashore, check out the world's largest collection of standing totem poles or head on an optional guided tour through town or on a harbour cruise. (Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner)
Day 20VancouverScenic Cruise of the Inside Passage.: Today is a day for relaxation as you cruise back to Vancouver. (Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner)
Day 21VancouverDepart Vancouver.: Sail into Vancouver Harbor this morning. After disembarking, take your transfer to Vancouver International Airport or to the hotel, if you wish to extend your stay. Airport arrival will be at approximately 09:30. (Breakfast)
Dates/Pricing

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DatePrice / DescriptionQuote
05/02/2021$10,930.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
05/09/2021$12,287.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
05/16/2021$12,142.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
05/23/2021$12,542.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
05/30/2021$13,024.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
06/06/2021$12,781.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
06/13/2021$12,781.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
06/20/2021$12,781.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
06/27/2021$12,781.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
07/11/2021$13,024.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
07/18/2021$12,918.00* (USD) / Land Price - Definite DepartureQuote
08/01/2021$12,918.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
08/08/2021$12,518.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
08/15/2021$12,990.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
08/22/2021$12,624.00* (USD) / Land Price - Definite DepartureQuote
09/05/2021$12,068.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
Disclaimer
Notes: Twin prices are per person. Triple and Single Staterooms are on a request basis only. The prices shown above include port taxes, tips & fuel surcharge and are accurate as of 06 May 2020. This itinerary does not offer breakfast in room. (5) Chairman's Collection: These dates are designated Luxury Gold Chairman's Collection departures that will meet Olympic skier Rob Boyd for an exclusive reception. (6) Special Small Groups: This departure is limited to just 24 guests.

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- Hotel Class Key: D: Deluxe SF: Superior First Class F: First Class

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