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Travelmarvel

Highlights of Eastern & Western Canada with Alaska Cruise

Toronto to Vancouver

Trip Code: UREJWC27
27 Days
46 Meals
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Trip Inclusions

  • Guaranteed Ocean-view Stateroom on board your seven-night Holland America Line Alaskan cruise
  • Nine nights in Eastern Canada and 11 nights in Western Canada staying in premium accommodation
  • Services of a Canadian Travelmarvel Tour Director and Driver
  • 46 meals – 26 breakfasts, 6 lunches and 14 dinners, including a Welcome Breakfast and a special Farewell Dinner
  • Attend the award-winning Oh Canada Eh? dinner musical
  • Savour a Québécois dinner at a local Sugar Shack
  • Experience a River Safari to Grizzly Bear Valley
  • Enjoy a Farewell Dinner at The Butchart Gardens

Map & Itinerary

Trip Notes

  • Itinerary and inclusions are subject to change
  • Prices include port charges, airport transfers, gratuities and sundries
  • Departure transfer - after your cruise, ensure your onward flight departs after 1pm
  • Day 9 is not escorted by a Travelmarvel Tour Director
  • The optional Rocky Mountaineer option is not escorted by a Travelmarvel Tour Director
  • Flight from Montréal to Calgary not included
  • Prices are for land/cruise only. Flights not included
Canada Alaska map UREJWC27 2021
Toronto to Vancouver

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Insider Experience

Enjoy an included special or unique excursion or event

Touring Variation

Some days of your itinerary provide an opportunity to select a touring variation

Be met at the airport and transferred to your hotel.

Stay: Two Nights, Toronto, Marriott Eaton Centre

Join a cruise close to the base of Niagara Falls. Or, perhaps take a helicopter ride over the falls (own expense).

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  • Breakfast

INSIDER EXPERIENCE

This evening, enjoy dinner while watching the award-winning Oh Canada Eh? musical.


After breakfast, stop at Kingston for a picturesque 1000 Islands cruise on your way to the city of Ottawa.

Stay: Two Nights: Ottawa, Lord Elgin Hotel

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Enjoy a guided tour of Ottawa, then the rest of the day is at your leisure. Perhaps tour the Canadian Museum of History or take a two-hour bicycle tour through the heart of Canada’s beautiful capital city (own expense).

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  • Breakfast

Stop at Parc-Omega, where you’ll look for Canadian wildlife such as moose, elk, bison, wolves and bears amid their natural environments. Later, on arrival in Quebec City, enjoy a guided discovery. A free evening gives you the chance to relax or explore.

Stay: Two Nights, Quebec City, Hotel Manoir Victoria

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  • Breakfast

INSIDER EXPERIENCE

Enjoy a traditional dinner at a Sugar Shack this evening.


You have the day at leisure to enjoy the delights of the city. Or, you may choose to take a horse-drawn carriage tour, cruise the St Lawrence River or join a tour through Quebec City (own expense).

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
View of city street lit up at night, Canada

Travel to Montréal today.

Stay: Two Nights, Montreal, Marriott Chateau Champlain

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  • Breakfast

Explore the sights of Montréal, then dine at a local restaurant.

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Fly from Montréal to Calgary (flight not included). Enjoy a Welcome Reception tonight.

Stay: Calgary, Marriott Downtown Hotel

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  • Breakfast

INSIDER EXPERIENCE

En route to Banff, visit Yamnuska Wolfdog Sanctuary.


Tour the town of Banff and its stunning surrounds.

Stay: Two Nights, Banff Park Lodge

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Enjoy a free day to explore Banff at your own pace. Perhaps take a Bow River float trip, or a heli-flightseeing tour (own expense).

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  • Breakfast

Today, visit Moraine Lake (weather permitting) en route to iconic Lake Louise.

Stay: Lake Louise Inn

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
Clear waters of the lake showing the rocks beneath, edged with tall green trees under a cloudy sky

Journey along the beautiful Icefields Parkway and ride an Ice Explorer onto Athabasca Glacier.

Stay: Jasper, Mountain Park Lodges

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  • Breakfast

INSIDER EXPERIENCE

Keep watch for bears on a wildlife River Safari.

INSIDER EXPERIENCE

Check into Mike Wiegele Heli Village for the evening.

Rocky Mountaineer Rail Option

Perhaps replace Days 14 and 15 touring with a Rocky Mountaineer Rail journey to Vancouver. Board the Rocky Mountaineer and pass Mt Robson and Pyramid Falls before arriving in Kamloops. Stay in Kamloops at a hotel assigned by Rocky Mountaineer. Additional cost. Enquire for details.


Travel to Blue River today.

Stay: Blue River, Mike Wiegele Heli Village

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Rocky Mountaineer Rail Option

Rejoin the Rocky Mountaineer this morning and continue to Vancouver where you will rejoin your tour group.


Today, journey through the rugged landscapes of the Cariboo region, on your way to Vancouver.

Stay: Two Nights, Vancouver, Coast Coal Harbour Hotel

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  • Breakfast

Embark on a sightseeing tour of cosmopolitan Vancouver today, taking in the city’s many highlights before enjoying an afternoon and evening at your leisure.

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  • Breakfast

Head along the Sea to Sky Highway to Whistler where you will stay overnight.

Stay: Whistler, Summit Lodge & Spa

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  • Breakfast

Catch a ferry across the Georgia Strait to Victoria, or take a floatplane to Victoria (own expense).

Stay: Two Nights, Victoria, The Parkside Hotel & Spa

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  • Breakfast

INSIDER EXPERIENCE

Tonight, enjoy a Farewell Dinner in the Butchart family home.


Visit The Butchart Gardens today.

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Board your Inside Passage Cruise in Vancouver. Settle into your cabin and enjoy dinner this evening.

Stay: Seven Nights, Holland America Line’s Volendam

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Enjoy a full day on the open water at the start of your journey through the Inside Passage.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Dock at Alaska’s beautiful capital, Juneau. Here, perhaps join a dog sled ride over a glacier, sample salmon baked over a fire or even try your hand at panning for gold in this former gold rush town (own expense).

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

This morning you’ll dock at the historic port of Skagway, located at the northernmost point of the Inside Passage. Here, there are also opportunities to learn more about gold prospecting or view local wildlife (own expense).

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Wake up within Glacier Bay National Park. Today, you’ll gain an insight into the unique nature of this national park as local rangers join you on board to explain the geology and wildlife found here.

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  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Arrive in Ketchikan, regarded as the salmon capital of the world. Enjoy free time here to relax and explore the town at your leisure Alternatively, perhaps join a walking tour of the town or learn about the history of Tlingit culture during a visit to Saxman Native Village (own expense).

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  • Lunch
  • Dinner
Ketchikan houses, Alaska

Spend the day cruising south through the Inside Passage. There is time to relax and enjoy the premium facilities of your ship while you cruise. This evening, join a final dinner on board.

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  • Lunch
  • Dinner

After breakfast, your journey comes to an end. Transfer to the airport for your onward flight.

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  • Breakfast

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