- Northwest Explorer - 7 Days from Vancouver or Seattle | Departs daily
May 15 - Sep 30, 2014 | From $1,599 per person + $169 Tax
This vacation is an excellent add-on to any cruise sailing round trip from Vancouver or Seattle as these cruises do not spend any significant time in Victoria or Vancouver. The highlights of this vacation are visits to the Butchart Gardens, Whistler (home to the 2010 Olympics) and a ride on the Whistler Mountaineer. This vacation may be taken pre or post cruise.
Day 1 - Seattle or Vancouver
For guests arriving by cruise ship or air into Seattle, you depart midday for the short drive to Vancouver. After checking into your hotel, the afternoon is free to explore Vancouver. For guests arriving in Vancouver you are met and transferred to your hotel.
Day 2 - Vancouver to Victoria
The morning and early afternoon are yours to explore Vancouver. This afternoon transfer to the float plane base in downtown and fly over the Gulf Islands to Victoria's Inner Harbor. Upon arrival you will transfer to your hotel.
Day 3 - Victoria Sightseeing
This morning enjoy a tour of Victoria and the world famous Butchart Gardens. The tour is designed so if you wish to spend extra time at the Gardens you may do so.. The rest of the day is free to explore this charming city.
Day 4 - Victoria to Whistler
This morning is free to continue your exploration of Victoria. This afternoon re-board your float plane for the short flight to the home of the 2010 Winter Olympics Whistler. You land on the lake and are transferred to you hotel for the night. The evening is free.
Day 5 - Free day in Whistler
Today is free to explore Whistler on your own. You can choose to ride to the top of the mountains, stroll the village or just relax is this world class venue.
Day 6 - Whistler to Vancouver
This morning relax and enjoy some time in this alpine setting. This afternoon you board the Whistler Mountaineer for a relaxing and scenic trip through the mountains and along Howe Sound. Upon arrival you're transferred to your hotel.
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Depart your hotel today for you flight home, or board your waiting cruise ship.