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16 Night - Goldrush to Glaciers Package

Package Details

Overview

Accommodation Cruise Fly Package Rail Transfers

From $9,749* per person

Package Provider: Norwegian Cruise Line
Package Type: Fly Cruise
Region: North America
Duration: 16 Nights


Description

Bonus: Free upgrade to GoldLeaf onboard the Rocky Mountaineer

 

 Your Fly, Tour  & Cruise package includes: 

·      Economy class flights from Sydney to Calgary, returning from Seattle

·      9 day Rainforest to Goldrush Explorer onboard the Rocky Mountaineer

-      Includes 8 nights accommodation, 3 day rail, some activities and much more

·      Economy class flight from Vancouver to Seattle

·      1 night accommodation in Seattle

·      7 night Alaska cruise onboard the Norwegian Joy

-      Includes all entertainment and meals onboard (specialty restaurants excluded)

·      Transfers throughout

·      Port charges, fees, gratuities onboard your cruise and airline taxes

 

 

Rainforest to Gold Rush Explorer Itinerary

 

5 Sep 2019: Tour Start - Calgary

Arrive in Calgary and spend the rest of the day sightseeing in “The Heart of the New West” independently. Overnight in Calgary.

 

6 Sep 2019: Calgary to Banff with Panoramic Helicopter Tour

Depart Calgary this morning for a full-day tour concluding in Banff. Journey to Kananaskis where you will enjoy the highlight of today, a 12-minute Panoramic Helicopter Tour over the remarkable landscape of the Rockies. Continue on to Banff for a sightseeing tour including Bow Falls, Lake Minnewanka, Surprise Corner and the Hoodoos. Banff Gondola included. Your tour ends on arrival in Banff late this afternoon. Overnight in Banff.

 

7 Sep 2019: Banff to Lake Louise, with Yoho Park Sightseeing Tour

A half-day tour takes you into Yoho National Park to view some of its natural wonders. Among the attractions are the Spiral Tunnels, Emerald Lake and a natural rock bridge spanning the Kicking Horse River. The tour ends in Lake Louise where the remainder of the afternoon is at your leisure to enjoy this magnificent location. Overnight in Lake Louise

 

8 Sep 2019: Icefields Parkway Tour, including Ice Explorer, Lake Louise to Jasper

Enjoy a sightseeing tour of Banff and Jasper national parks via the Icefields Parkway. Among the highlights are Bow Lake, the Columbia Icefield, Glacier Skywalk and Athabasca Falls. The Columbia Icefield is one of the largest accumulations of ice south of the Arctic Circle and one of the most accessible icefields in North America. Here you will ride on an Ice Explorer to the middle of the Athabasca Glacier to learn more about its geological features. Arrive in Jasper late this afternoon. Overnight in Jasper.

 

9 Sep 2019: Sightseeing Tour Jasper Highlights

Jasper National Park is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the Canadian Rockies’ largest national park. Today you will enjoy a scenic half-day tour of some of the park’s natural attractions and rugged peaks, and perhaps catch a glimpse of the wildlife that calls this region home. The remainder of the day is free for you to explore more of Jasper independently. Overnight in Jasper.

 

10 Sep 2019: Jasper to Quesnel

Travel onboard the Rocky Mountaineer from the mountain resort of Jasper in the Canadian Rockies to the charming rural town of Quesnel, gateway to the North Cariboo. Pass through the Rocky Mountain Trench, with the steep Rocky and Cariboo Mountains either side, and on to the rolling hills and vast forests of British Columbia’s Northern Interior. Highlights include Mount Robson, the highest peak in the Canadian Rockies, Yellowhead Pass and Moose Lake. Your day concludes as the Rocky Mountaineer passes through the town of Prince George and follows the Fraser River into Quesnel. Overnight in Quesnel. Please note that all accommodation in Quesnel is of moderate standard. Breakfast and lunch included onboard.

 

11 Sep 2019: Quesnel to Whistler

Your journey continues south today to the four-season resort of Whistler. Enjoy breathtaking and varied scenery, from the desert-like conditions of the Fraser Canyon, through the rolling hills and vast ranchlands of the Cariboo Plateau, to the river canyons and lush farmland of the Pemberton Valley. Highlights include sweeping views of the Fraser Canyon, the crossing of Deep Creek Bridge, one of the highest railway bridges in the world, and the shorelines of glacial-fed Seton Lake and Anderson Lake. Your rail journey today ends on arrival in the resort town of Whistler, host of the 2010 Winter Olympic Games alpine events. Overnight in Whistler. Breakfast and lunch included onboard.

 

12 Sep 2019: Whistler to Vancouver

The morning is free to explore Whistler Village at your leisure. This afternoon return to Vancouver onboard the Rocky Mountaineer through the stunning scenery of the Sea to Sky Corridor. Highlights of the trip include the Cheakamus Canyon, the dome peak of Mount Garibaldi, Brandywine Falls, and breathtaking views of Howe Sound and the Coast Mountains. An afternoon meal is served canapé style. Your rail journey ends upon your arrival in Vancouver.

 

13 Sep 2019: Tour End - Vancouver

Your vacation ends upon checkout from your Vancouver hotel.

 

 

Cruise Itinerary

 

Date

Itinerary

Arrive

Depart

14 Sep 19

Seattle, Washington

 

4.00 pm

15 Sep 19

At Sea

 

 

16 Sep 19

Ketchikan, Alaska

7.00 am

3.00 pm

17 Sep 19

Juneau, Alaska

7.00 am

1.30 pm

18 Sep 19

Skagway, Alaska

7.00 am

5.00 pm

19 Sep 19

At Sea

   

20 Sep 19

Victoria, Canada

12.00 pm

7.00 pm

21 Sep 19

Seattle, Washington

7.00 am

 

 

Terms & Conditions

Conditions apply. Subject to availability and change without notice. Full supplier conditions apply. Valid for new bookings only. Prices valid at the time of publication. Prices are per person based on twin share occupancy unless otherwise stated and displayed in $AUD. Member savings are calculated using the original advertised price.

Prices listed are per person in Australian Dollars, based on twin occupancy, including all discounts unless otherwise stated. The offer is subject to availability at time of booking and shown on the lowest category available at the time.  Fares are capacity controlled and are subject to change at any time without notice. Prices/Offers are correct as at 12 February 2019 and can be withdrawn without notice.   Cabin categories include prepaid government fees and port taxes unless otherwise stated. Hotels may charge resort fees not included in this package, payable direct upon check in. Visas are not included.  Airfares are based on economy class flights from Sydney and subject to the carriers’ flight schedules and conditions, please call us for prices from other cities. Payments made by credit card will incur a surcharge.

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1300 765 305 (AUST) 0800 956 363 (NZ)

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