Canada Discovery with Alaska Cruise
Toronto to Seattle
Travel & Accommodation
Map & Itinerary
- 8 nights in Eastern Canada and 9 nights in Western Canada staying in premium accommodation
- Guaranteed Ocean-view Stateroom on board your seven-night Holland America Line Alaskan cruise
- Services of a Canadian Travelmarvel Tour Director and Driver
- 44 meals - 24 breakfasts, 7 lunches and 13 dinners
- Enjoy a Welcome Breakfast and a Farewell Dinner
- Tipping for all staff, port charges and airport transfers
Travel & Accommodation
Roam the cultural patchwork of Toronto and discover the unique energy of this city.
Stay at Quaaout Lodge and Spa
Learn about Canada’s First Nations heritage during your stay here
Blue River Safari
Watch for bears on a river safari, as you glide through Grizzly Bear Valley in the Monashee Mountains.
Map & Itinerary
- Itinerary and inclusions are subject to change
- Prices include port charges, airport transfers, gratuities and sundries
- Departure transfer - after your cruise please ensure your onward flight departs after 1pm
- The optional VIA Rail is not escorted by a Travelmarvel Tour Director and gratuities are not included
- Day 9 is not escorted by a Travelmarvel Tour Director
- Prices are for land/cruise only. Flights not included
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Your journey throughout Eastern Canada begins today as you arrive in Toronto. You will be met upon arrival at the airport and transferred to your hotel, located in the heart of the action in downtown Toronto.
Stay: Two Nights, Toronto, Marriott Downtown Eaton Centre
This morning, enjoy a Welcome Breakfast where you will have the chance to meet your fellow guests and Travelmarvel Tour Director. Then embark on a city tour that will take you to the picturesque waterfront areas of Toronto. Afterwards, visit the village of Niagara-on-the-Lake on the way to the spectacular sight of famous Niagara Falls, which is collectively made up of three impressive waterfalls. Later, you will board a thrilling boat cruise for a journey to the base of Horseshoe Falls (raincoats provided). Perhaps you might also like to take an exciting helicopter ride over Niagara Falls (own expense).Daily :
1000 Islands, Ottawa
Continue on your journey to Ottawa today. Along the way, enjoy a cruise around the 1000 Islands of the St Lawrence Seaway. Cruise past tiny islands, castles reminiscent of fairytales and island mansions. You’ll be taken back to a time when pirates and bootleggers roamed the area, as well as the Gilded Age, when the rich and famous used the area as their personal playground.
Stay: Two Nights, Ottawa, Lord Elgin HotelDaily :
Today, enjoy a guided sightseeing tour of Ottawa, during which you will visit Parliament Hill and the historic Rideau Canal, which winds its way through the heart of the city. The rest of the day is yours to explore at leisure.Daily :
Tonight you will watch for black bears from a viewing tower that borders a beaver habitat (activity available June – September).
This evening, enjoy a memorable stay at Station Touristique Duchesnay.
After breakfast this morning, your journey continues to Lac-Saint-Joseph.
Stay: Lac-Saint-Joseph, Station Touristique DuchesnayDaily :
Lac-Saint-Joseph, Québec City
This afternoon, delight in a hearty Québécois lunch at a local Sugar Shack and learn all about the intricacies of maple syrup production.
Enjoy the picturesque landscape of the Charlevoix region as you follow the mountainous coastline of the St Lawrence River. Later, discover Québec City’s much-loved attractions on a guided sightseeing tour.
Stay: Two Nights, Québec City, Hotel Manoir VictoriaDaily :
Spend today as you wish. Perhaps enjoy a horse-drawn carriage tour through the city’s historic streets, unwind on a relaxing river cruise along the St Lawrence River or explore Québec City on an insightful and informative guided walking tour (own expense). Enjoy dinner at leisure this evening.Daily :
Québec City, Montréal
Farewell Québec City after breakfast this morning and travel to Montréal. On a guided tour, you’ll discover a quintessentially French city, which excels at blending old and new, from the elegant cobblestone streets of Old Montréal to the city’s contemporary waterfront. Enjoy the rest of the day to relax at your hotel or explore as you choose. Montréal offers an array of culinary and cultural attractions, thanks to its French influence, eclectic food scene and famous festival line up.
Stay: Montréal, Marriott Chateau ChamplainDaily :
This morning, fly to Vancouver (not included).
Stay: Vancouver, The Sutton PlaceDaily :
Vancouver to Whistler
Today, discover Vancouver on a sightseeing tour. Explore the city’s high-rise-framed waterfront and historic Gastown. Then head for Whistler’s mountain scenery.
Stay: Summit Lodge and SpaDaily :
Whistler, Quaaout Lodge
Gain an insight into the history of Canada’s indigenous culture on an interpretive walk and enjoy a First Nations-inspired dinner.
Travel through the Cariboo region from Whistler to Quaaout Lodge.
Stay: Quaaout LodgeDaily :
Quaaout Lodge, Banff
Travel through Yoho National Park before arriving in Banff National Park. Visit Lake Louise and (weather permitting) Moraine Lake.
Stay: Two Nights, Banff Caribou or Ptarmigan LodgeDaily :
Enjoy today at leisure to explore at your own pace or choose from a range of select experiences (own expense). These include a heli-flightseeing tour, a Bow River float trip and a Banff Experience tour.Daily :
Banff, Icefields Parkway, Athabasca Glacier, Jasper
Journey along the Icefields Parkway and take in the region’s rugged scenery. En route, stop at Athabasca Glacier for an exhilarating Ice Explorer ride.
Stay: Two Nights, Jasper, Marmot LodgeDaily :
Enjoy a delicious western-style authentic BBQ dinner at Jasper Park Stables.
Enjoy a day at leisure or perhaps choose to join a select experience. These include a Harley Davidson sidecar tour, a rafting adventure on the Athabasca River, or an evening wildlife experience (own expense).Daily :
Jasper, Blue River
An incredible overnight escape awaits at Mike Wiegele Heli Village, which offers adventure and serenity in a picturesque setting.
Set off on a River Safari to Grizzly Bear Valley and look for native wildlife on the riverbank.
Enjoy the spectacular scenery as you travel from Jasper to Blue River today.
Stay: Blue River, Mike Wiegele Heli VillageDaily :
Blue River, Vancouver
Upon arrival in Vancouver, enjoy time to explore this city’s many attractions, before a Farewell Dinner with fellow travellers.
Stay: Vancouver, The Sutton PlaceDaily :
This morning after breakfast, you will transfer to Seattle to board your premium cruise ship. Settle into your cabin and enjoy time at leisure before dinner this evening.
Stay: Seven Nights, Holland America Line’s ms OosterdamDaily :
Enjoy the day at sea as your ship journeys north past beautiful rugged coastline.Daily :
Arrive in the Alaskan capital of Juneau and explore this historic gold rush town. Join a dog sled ride, sample baked salmon or pan for gold (own expense).Daily :
Reaching the Hubbard Glacier today, learn about the longest tidewater glacier in North America, forging its way into the Gulf of Alaska. Dramatic ice calving and the surreal blue of the glacier’s face are some of the natural wonders you may see.Daily :
With free time, discover this sea port, which was originally home to the Tlingit Indians.Daily :
In Ketchikan, perhaps join a walking tour today or learn about Tlingit culture (own expense).Daily :
Victoria, British Columbia
Cruise through the Inside Passage before arriving in Victoria.Daily :
Disembark Cruise, Depart Seattle
After breakfast, disembark in Seattle and transfer to the airport for your onward flight.Daily :
Would not hesitate to recommend Travelmarvel and we are already looking into our next adventure.